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Two US candidates win “Best Jobs in the World” In Australia

SYDNEY, Australia - Tourism Australia announced the six 'Best Jobs in the World' winners in Sydney today with Andrew Smith from Southern California being appointed the "Chief Funster" of New South Wal

Sydney wins Major League Baseball

SYDNEY, Australia - Sydney will host the Opening Series of 2014 Major League Baseball, at the Sydney Cricket Ground, between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Tourism Australia to use Luxperience event to boost awareness of high-end...

SYDNEY, Australia - Tourism Australia has entered a wide-ranging agreement with Luxperience, the annual flagship travel trade event for luxury and experiential travel in the Australasia region.

Win five free nights at a five-star hotel in Sydney

AMSTERDAM, Holland - Register to attend the World Youth & Student Travel Conference by February 28 and become eligible to win five free nights at The Star Hotel, Sydney’s ultimate entertainment dest

Sydney welcomes PATA Hub City Forum

BANGKOK, Thailand - “Cost, Congestion and Competition – The Realities of Remaining Competitive,” will be the theme of the upcoming PATA Hub City Forum Sydney, to be held in Sydney, Friday, Febr

Sydney wants tourists to stay extra night and taste its culinary...

The state government has an ambitious plan to encourage overseas tourists to stay an extra night in Sydney to taste the culinary delights of suburbs like Haberfield, Cabramatta and Harris Park.

Vivid Sydney lights up Australia’s Harbour City

SYDNEY, Australia - International artists and creatives are set to descend on Sydney with the announcement of the fourth annual Vivid Sydney program that will transform the city into a canvas of light

Award-winning filmmakers die in Australian helicopter crash

According to National Geographic, two award-winning filmmakers working on a documentary with renowned Hollywood director James Cameron were killed in a helicopter crash in Australia.

Big tourism awards year for Sydney

NSW Tourism Minister George Souris says it's been a successful year for the state, with domestic and international visitors spending almost $20 billion.

It’s not too late to be among the first to ring...

BELLEVUE, Wash. - While the rest of the world, save Antarctica, waits for the stroke of midnight to celebrate the passing of another year, Australia will already be in the throes of welcoming 2012.

Sydney becomes eco capital of the world

From 7-10 November leading players from the world’s ecotourism industry will gather in Sydney for Ecotourism Australia’s 19th annual Global Eco Asia-Pacific Tourism Conference.

Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre welcomes new expansion plans

The Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre welcomed plans by the New South Wales government for an expanded redevelopment of Sydney’s events facilities.

Qantas: Sydney-Dallas route is a viable one

QANTAS has suffered a further hiccup on its new flights to Dallas, but the airline says it is confident the route is a viable one.

Sydney to host world premiere of Strictly Ballroom – The Musical

SYDNEY, Australia - Baz Luhrmann and NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell have today announced that the stage musical of the iconic Australian film Strictly Ballroom will have its world premiere and first run

DFW welcomes new Qantas service to Sydney, Brisbane

DFW AIRPORT, Texas - Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport today welcomed the inaugural Qantas Airways flight from Sydney, Australia to Dallas-Fort Worth.

Air China launches express customs clearance in Australia

BEIJING, China - Air China recently launched an express customs clearance service in Sydney and Melbourne which will allow Air China's VIP passengers to pass quickly and easily through customs.

Celebrity Cruises sending Solstice to Australia and New Zealand

Celebrity Cruises is sending its award-winning Celebrity Solstice to Australia and New Zealand for the winter of 2012-13.

Sydney set for blockbuster racing carnival

SYDNEY - Sydney is set for a blockbuster racing carnival this year as the best thoroughbreds compete for $18 million in prize money during the Sydney Carnival, held from 19 March – 23 April 2011.

Airport news: Dallas International Airport connects with Down Under

Dallas-Fort Worth Airport, Texas - DFW International Airport today announced that Qantas Airways Ltd., the national airline of Australia, will begin nonstop service from Sydney to Dallas-Fort Worth wi

Aviation news: Qantas 747 makes emergency landing in Sydney

(eTN) - Qantas flight QF17 departing Sydney, Australia, and bound for Buenos Aires today (Monday, November 15, 2010), had to turn back for an emergency landing just a little over an hour into the flig

Low cost transportation options in 10 international airports world airport transfer...

(eTN) - Low-cost airport transportation in Paris, Rome, New York, London, Rio de Janeiro, Tokyo, Sydney, Milan, Madrid, and Florence has new affordable options for passengers who don’t want a limous

Qantas brings Next Generation Check-in to Sydney

SYDNEY - Qantas announced that Next Generation Check-in, including the ground-breaking Q Bag Tag, will launch in Sydney on 10 November.

Skål International World Congress an overwhelming success Down Under

Frank Vismeg, president of Skål Toronto North returned from Sydney, Australia, where he attended the Skål International World Congress from October 6-12, 2010.

Tony Boyle elected president of Skål International

Tony Boyle has been self-employed all his working life, opening his first travel agency in Melbourne with partners in 1978.

Sydney hosts 71st Skål International World Congress

Over the coming days, the Skål International Congress will be held in the beautiful city of Sydney from October 7-12.

HotelTravel.com cooks hot hotel deals for Sydney International Food Festival

PHUKET, Thailand - HotelTravel.com is cooking up hot hotel deals to promote the Crave Sydney International Food Festival, one of the largest culinary events in the world, which opens October 1 and con

Tourism news: Sydney launches tourism campaign in UK

A new tourism campaign for Sydney was announced in London last night during Australialive week, launching a new word into the vernacular.

Tourism Australia: Visit by Oprah huge boost for industry

Oprah Winfrey is heading to Australia and is taking 300 of her US viewers with her.

Skål International secretary general dies

(eTN) - The Skål International secretary general, Mr. Jim Power, has died, according to sources close to him.

In Sydney big ships will now cruise to White Bay

PASSENGERS arriving in Sydney aboard the increasingly popular cruise ships will no longer alight at Darling Harbour.