Tag: Western Australia

Perth Convention Bureau CEO quits

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019 19:25

Paul Beeson has announced he is stepping down as Chief Executive Officer of the Perth Convention Bureau after more than eight years in the role and eleven years with the ... Read More

Tokyo to Perth, soon non stop on All Nippon Airways

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 26, 2018 02:58

All Nippon Airways (ANA) will launch a new daily direct flight between Tokyo Narita and Perth on 1 September 2019. Read More

How to look magnificent while traveling: The Indie Beauty Expo

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- November 24, 2018 08:21

Get in Line. If you have even the slightest interest in your FACE and BODY – this is a show to add to your calendar. While geared toward the professional ... Read More

PATA announces Grand and Gold Awards winners 2017

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- July 27, 2017 18:35

Winners of the 2017 PATA Grand and Gold Awards are announced today by the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA). These awards, generously supported and sponsored since 1995 by the Macao ... Read More

Aboriginal tourism to converge on Alice Springs

editor editor- March 28, 2013 01:58

Just one year after the promulgation of the Larrakia Declaration on March 30, 2012 in Darwin, proposals are now being put in place for the next major gathering of Australian ... Read More

Australian cricket legend to promote Western Australia in new tourism campaign

editor editor- February 7, 2013 02:42

Australian cricket legend Adam Gilchrist is urging everyone who has traveled in Western Australia (WA) to share their extraordinary experiences as part of a new online marketing campaign, 1001 Extraor Read More

Deadly shark attacks killing tourism in Western Australia

editor editor- July 16, 2012 07:47

Western Australia's reputation as the world's deadliest place for shark attacks is hurting tourism and the federal government should consider lifting the ban on fishing of great whites, the state ... Read More

Mining boom killing Western Australia’s leisure tourism

editor editor- November 29, 2011 08:33

The mining boom in Western Australia is proving to be a double-edged sword for tourism, with leisure visitors competing against the fly-in, fly-out workforce for limited accommodation and flights, acc Read More

Western Australia brings Aboriginal voice to tourism board

editor editor- January 21, 2011 03:52

The Western Australia Indigenous Tourism Operators Committee (WAITOC) Board has applauded Tourism Minister Kim Hames’ appointment of Neville Poelina to the Tourism WA (Western Australia) Board of Co Read More

Opposition: Government’s new tourism strategy is a “dumb idea”

editor editor- February 9, 2010 06:40

The State Opposition has criticised the Government's latest tourism strategy, labelling it as a "dumb idea". Read More

Taxi ride to promote Western Australia’s tourism

editor editor- February 8, 2010 04:22

Western Australia's government has announced a new $5.5 million tourism strategy which will include a taxi ride around WA. Read More

Strong tourism numbers feed optimism in Western Australia

editor editor- September 22, 2009 05:58

The clouds of economic uncertainty are clearing in Western Australia (WA), with strong tourism numbers feeding a growing optimism that WA is set to ride the second wave of an ... Read More

Despite economic downturn Western Australia tourism on the rise

editor editor- July 27, 2009 04:44

Tourism authorities in Western Australia say the rising fortunes of the budget airline industry is helping the sector survive the global economic downturn. Read More

PCB secures healthy dose of convention tourism for Western Australia

editor editor- July 24, 2009 10:31

The Perth Convention Bureau has secured 88 new business events for Western Australia worth an estimated US$66.6 million to the local economy. Read More