Mars rover to be model citizen at space congress
A working model of NASA’s Mars Rover Curiosity is set to delight visitors to South Australia at this month’s International Astronautical Congress.
Tourism spotlight switches to Sydney’s west
Sydney’s highest-profile tourist attractions – such as Bondi Beach, the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge – lie in the city’s east, but a campaign, backed by the NSW State Government and business groups, is under way to drive visitor growth to the west. The Western Sydney Business Chamber and the Western Sydney Business Connection are backing the NSW Government’s newly released Western Sydney Visitor Economy Strategy.
Australian visitors break through $40 billion mark
International visitor spend broke through the AUD 40 billion mark for the first time during the year ending June 2017, according to Tourism Research Australia figures released yesterday.
China Eastern Airlines to fly daily to Brisbane
China Eastern Airlines to fly daily to Brisbane Queensland is set to welcome more than 120,000 new visitors over the next four years with China Eastern Airlines to increase its direct Shanghai-Brisbane flights to daily.