Tourism

Sat 4 Jul 2020

1000 per cent increase: Border opening makes state number 1

premium_icon 1000 per cent increase: Border opening makes state number 1

Tourism operators are reporting an extraordinary surge in holiday-makers since the news of the border reopening.

Wed 1 Jul 2020

‘Traumatic’: Whale hits tourist boat

‘Traumatic’: Whale hits tourist boat

Several family members have been left injured after their small boat collided with a humpback whale in a freak accident off the coast of Alaska.

Sat 27 Jun 2020

Theme park loans ‘at point of signing’ before collapse

premium_icon Theme park loans ‘at point of signing’ before collapse

Tourism Minister has revealed loan negotiations between theme parks and the Federal Government were almost complete when the deal suddenly collapsed.

Fri 26 Jun 2020

Brits share horror sunburn selfies

Brits share horror sunburn selfies

After plenty of Brits eagerly flocked to parks and beaches to enjoy record temps, some were definitely left feeling the burn.

Overseas travel unlikely before vaccine

Overseas travel unlikely before vaccine

Outgoing CMO Brendan Murphy has dashed hopes for international holidays with some stark parting words before stepping down.

Huge crowds welcome Sea World’s return from shutdown

premium_icon Huge crowds welcome Sea World’s return from shutdown

About 2000 Sea World staff returned to work today to a round of applause as the Gold Coast theme park celebrated its reopening after three months.

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