All posts tagged "Tourism Australia"

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    PATA Promotes in Dublin at the Loft Bar

    The Pacific Area Tourism Association (PATA) UK / Ireland Chapter, led by President Christopher Crampton from the...

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    PATA Decides to Expand UK Chapter to Include Ireland

    PATA, the Pacific Area Travel Association, has decided to extend the activities of the UK Chapter to...

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    Tourism Australia, Etihad Airways and Virgin Australia Promotion

    A lively evening of information, quiz and craic was hosted by Etihad Airways, Tourism Australia and Virgin...

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    Cathal Teague Wins Trip to Australia

    The combined  Tourism Australia, New Zealand Tourism, Emirates and AATKings roadshow came to Dublin to promote travel ‘down under’. After the most informative and professional presentations, there was lots of good wine and good food.   But it was not all work on the evening as the team had devised a Bingo...

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    Aussie Specialist Programme Launches New Modules

    Qualified Aussie Specialists, participants in Tourism Australia’s global, award-winning online training programme, can now learn more about a collection of premium, award-winning wineries in the new niche module, Ultimate Winery Experiences of Australia.  The featured wineries offer a range of diverse experiences beyond the cellar door, including restaurants, major events and behind...

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    Tourism Australia to Promote ‘Restaurant Australia’

    Tourism Australia’s plans to ramp up the promotion of Australia’s food and wine experiences in its international marketing were unveiled at the country’s largest ever global wine forum, Savour Australia 2013. The plans, which form part of its global campaign, There’s nothing like Australia, were shared with more than 800 wine industry...

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    New Regional General Manager for Tourism Australia

    Tourism Australia has appointed Denise von Wald to the role of Regional General Manager UK and Northern Europe. She will succeed Rodney Harrex who was in the role for seven years before becoming Chief Executive of the South Australian Tourism Commission, based in Adelaide.

  Denise will take up the London-based role on...

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    Tourism Australia’s ‘Best Job in the World’ Returns – Sixfold!

    Tourism Australia is teaming up with industry and State and Territory tourism partners in a new A$4 million campaign targeting the international youth market – a segment that last year contributed nearly A$12 billion in tourism spending and a quarter of all Australia’s international visitors. At the heart of the campaign is...

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    Emirates and Tourism Australia Sign Global Marketing Agreement

    Emirates and Tourism Australia have signed a global marketing agreement aimed at using the world’s largest international passenger airline’s growing network to further boost visitation from key markets in Europe and New Zealand. Under a new Memorandum of Understanding, Emirates and Tourism Australia intend to collectively spend up to AUS$14.3 million over...

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    Tourism Australia Launches £1m Campaign in UK

    Tourism Australia will launch the next phase of its global campaign in the UK on Monday 17th September. The £1m advertising campaign, ‘There’s nothing like Australia’, will be targetted at affluent 50- to 69-year-olds and position Austrlia as “an achievable hoilday destination that offers premium unique experiences”, said Rodney Harrex, Regional General...

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    Tourism Australia Voted Best Overseas NTO in China

    Tourism Australia became the first national tourism organisation outside of Greater China to win the ‘Best Overseas NTO in China’ award at the 5th TTG China Travel Awards 2012 in Shanghai. The ‘Best Luxury Hotel in Hong Kong’ award went to the Ritz Carlton Hong Kong. Meanwhile, Tourism Australia has confirmed it...

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    Claire Somers Wins Again!

    Last week, Claire Somers of American Holidays won the trip to Washington DC with United. Last night, she did it again – she won the top prize of a trip to Australia at the Australia on Tour workshop in Dublin! The prize? A return Economy Class ticket to Australia with Qantas, two...

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    Australia on Tour to Dublin and Cork

    Tourism Australia and Qantas will be leading a trade delegation this week to Dublin and Cork for two ‘Australia on Tour’ events to promote the new global marketing campaign, There’s Nothing Like Australia, and the Aussie Specialist online training programme. Great food, Aussie wine and the chance to win some fantastic prizes...

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    Win a Qantas Ticket to Australia!

    Tourism Australia and Qantas Airways are hosting “fun filled evenings of all things Australian” in Dublin on Tuesday 27th March and Cork on Wednesday 28th March – with the promise of some fantastic prizes at both events. ‘Australia on Tour’ will be at The Morrison on Ormond Quay, Dublin 1, and at...