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Industry News & Updates

Industry News & Updates

Tourism Australia Launches New A$10 Million ‘UnDiscover Australia’ Campaign in South & South East Asia

Tourism Australia has launched a new A$10 million campaign in South and South East Asia challenging perceptions and stereotypes of what Australia offers the region’s travellers as a tourism destination. UnDiscover Australia is specifically targeting high value travellers in India, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia by showcasing unusual, unfamiliar and unexpected attractions…
Emma Pegrum
September 7, 2018
Industry News & Updates

New Executive Appointments for Tourism WA

After last month's appointment of Rebecca Brown as CEO of Tourism WA and Director General of the Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation, the State Government announced this week that former Association of Surfing Professionals (now known as World Surf League) CEO Brodie Carr has been appointed as Tourism…
Emma Pegrum
September 7, 2018
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August Member Mingle

Around 100 MRBTA members enjoyed a cozy night by the fire at Stay Margaret River last night for our monthly member mingle. Everyone can agree the venue, food, wine and service was divine and a great way to hide away from the wintery night outside. Stay Margaret River is the…
Jemma Haldane
August 31, 2018
Industry News & Updates

Tax Office to Monitor Airbnb Providers

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has announced that it will be collecting data from online accommodation platforms such as Airbnb and short stay accommodation providers in order to increase equity between traditional accommodation providers and the short stay accommodation sector. The ATO has announced that it will; Collect data to…
Emma Pegrum
August 21, 2018