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Feb 05, 2018, 05:38 ET Crocodile Dundee Inspires New A$36M American Tourism Push

Today's Super Bowl (the Big Game), the most watched television broadcast in the United States, kicked off a new A$36 million marketing push by Tourism Australia, aimed at supercharging the value of...


Oct 06, 2017, 10:00 ET Australia in the news with Its latest youth campaign

Delivering its first bulletin from the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Tourism Australia has launched a dedicated, tongue-in-cheek news channel serving up good news stories from across Australia as ...


Apr 05, 2017, 20:00 ET Australia Plays Host to The World's 50 Best Restaurants 2017

Last night (5 April 2017), Australia hosted The World's 50 Best Restaurants awards ceremony at Melbourne's historic Royal Exhibition Building. Close to 1,000 guests, including over 100 chefs and...


Mar 03, 2017, 02:30 ET SkyPixel Launches 'Australia from Above' Aerial Photography Contest

SkyPixel, the world's most popular aerial photography community run in cooperation with DJI, on Friday launches its first national aerial photography contest to showcase the stunning natural beauty...


Jan 25, 2016, 20:08 ET Australia Launches New International Tourism Campaign

Tourism Australia has launched its latest campaign, which is focused on highlighting the country's world-class aquatic and coastal experiences, in a bid to lure more international visitors to...


Oct 28, 2015, 15:24 ET Tourism Australia and Air New Zealand offer seven ways to experience Australia

Tourism Australia and Air New Zealand today announced more choices for Canadians flying to Australia by offering one special fare* to seven of Australia's top destinations. *Canada Economy return...


Jan 07, 2014, 11:08 ET Celebrate Australia this January with events across Canada and special travel offers

Tourism Australia and Wine Australia serve up Australian food, wine and travel at local restaurants, provincial liquor stores and online during the month of January TORONTO, Jan. 7, 2014 /CNW/ -...


Oct 29, 2013, 10:01 ET Australia Invites the Youth Traveller to 'Be Changed'

SYDNEY, Oct. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Tourism Australia has released a short film entitled 'Be Changed' via YouTube aiming to inspire young international travellers and encourage them to embark on their own...


Jun 21, 2013, 06:00 ET Canadian Wildlife Enthusiast wins an Australian 'Best Job in the World'

Greg Snell named South Australia's "Wildlife Caretaker" in Global Youth Competition TORONTO, June 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Tourism Australia announced the six 'Best Jobs in the World' winners in Sydney today ...


Jun 21, 2013, 03:00 ET Australia's 'Best Jobs' Winners Unveiled

An American finance graduate, a Brazilian travel photographer, an Irish internet entrepreneur, a French tourism graduate, an English film costume designer and a Canadian adventure tour guide have...


May 15, 2013, 04:30 ET Australia's 'Best Jobs' Finalists Get Ready for 'Show Time'

SYDNEY, May 15, 2013 /CNW/ - The 18 finalists for Tourism Australia's 'Best Jobs in the World' - three for each of the six dream jobs - have been chosen and will travel Down Under next month to spend ...


Mar 04, 2013, 08:00 ET Australia is Hiring, Tourism Australia Launches Search to Fill "Best Jobs in the World"

New Campaign Highlighting Australian Work and Travel Opportunities Features Six New Dream Jobs TORONTO, March 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Tourism Australia is teaming up with industry and State and Territory...


Jun 04, 2012, 08:05 ET Tourism Australia Launches A$250M Global Campaign In China

SYDNEY, June 4, 2012?? /CNW/ - The latest phase of Tourism Australia's global marketing campaign, There's nothing like Australia, has been launched today in China - Australia's fastest growing and...


May 11, 2012, 06:00 ET Extraordinarily Beautiful: Discover Australia's Gems From the Reef to 'Roos'

Visitors enjoy a complete experience with Downunder Travel's new South Australia and Great Barrier Reef Adventure VANCOUVER, May 11, 2012 /CNW/ - The quintessential Aussie experiences found in South...


Jan 25, 2012, 10:00 ET Celebrate Australia Day with a chance to head Down Under with CBC celebrities Arlene Dickinson, Steven Sabados and Chris Hyndman, or Kary Osmond

Tourism Australia and CBC's 'There's Nothing Like Australia Contest' TORONTO, Jan. 25, 2012 /CNW/ - Just in time for Australia Day on January 26, Tourism Australia has partnered with CBC to send four ...


Dec 17, 2009, 18:34 ET Time Running Out to Win a Trip to Soundwave in Australia with Dine Alone

Dine Alone Records, Tourism <location>Australia</location> and Goway Travel are sending a lucky winner to <location>Australia</location> to see ALEXISONFIRE perform at the...