Positive Federal Budget for Business Events as Australia Sets its Sights on World Top 10

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) has welcomed the Federal Government’s modest increase in funding for Tourism Australia as we set our sights on returning to the world top 10 of the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) Country Rankings. Last Tuesday night’s federal budget confirmed that funding has been secured for Tourism Australia,

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Funding Certainty for Tourism Australia Good for Business Events

A modest increase in the funding for Tourism Australia is a welcome sign in the federal budget according to the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB). The 2016-17 budget contained an increase for Tourism Australia taking funding commitments to $629.4 million over the forward four years. “Investing in tourism is a smart decision by the

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Delegate Boosting Programme

The Delegate Boosting Programme, managed by Tourism Australia’s dedicated business events unit, Business Events Australia, supports marketing campaigns which aim to increase  international delegate attendance at select events already confirmed to be taking place in Australia. Tourism Australia is pleased to distribute the 2015/16 Delegate Boosting Program prospectus Industry in each State and Territory are

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