The Productivity Commission’s research paper on the state of Australia’s international tourism industry (TD Thu) has questioned the value of Tourism Australia’s destination marketing business.
TRAVEL Counsellors has flagged significant investment in the Australian market with md Steve Byrne saying he sees strong opportunities for growth here.
MANTRA Group this morning revealed its figures for the six months to 31 Dec, with total revenue of $253m, up 9.4% on the prior corresponding period.
CRUISE Lines International Association chairman Adam Goldstein this morning hailed the Australian travel trade for its huge contribution to the growth of the cruise industry here.
Best first-half performance for Qantas since 2010.
TOURISM Ireland ceo Niall Gibbons says a recent review of the Australian market showed growth both in visitor numbers and spend, and that return from the organisation’s investment is exceeding expectations.