Latest News

See all news see all


Attractions sector sales steady but operators challenged by rising costs

As survey of the operators of Australia's amusements, carnival rides, theme parks and waterparks shows that the sector remains upbeat despite increased cost pressures. Newly released…

read more

Sep 1, 2014 Attractions / Entertainment / Recreation / Tourism / Waterparks /


Hamilton to rationalise theatres from three to one

A review of Hamilton’s theatre assets has been concluded, with Hamilton City Council adopting a plan to rationalise its theatre operations from three to one. The Council has now…

read more

Sep 1, 2014 Culture / Entertainment / Venues /


Tasmanian budget to boost tourism

The additional $16 million in tourism marketing funding in the news Tasmanian budget is an acknowledgment of the industry’s importance to the state and a vote of confidence in its…

read more

Sep 1, 2014 Marketing / Tourism /


Racism has no place in New Zealand sport

Racism is a coward’s game that has no place on New Zealand's sporting fields according to Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy. Dame Susan recently stated "whether…

read more

Sep 1, 2014 Culture / Sport /


Northern Territory plans changes to paintball rules

The Northern Territory Government is seeking public feedback on amendments that would reduce the minimum age for participation in paintball to 14 years. Explaining the move, Northern…

read more

Sep 1, 2014 Legal / Recreation / Safety /


Skills Alliance conference to address changes in the fitness, recreation and sport workplace

This week's 2014 Queensland Fitness, Sport and Recreation Workforce Development Conference is set to address changes in the fitness, recreation and sport workplace helping delegates…

read more

Aug 31, 2014 Education / Fitness / Recreation / Sport /


ASEAN to promote Southeast Asian tourism at PATA Travel Mart

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is to participate in the upcoming Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)’s upcoming annual Travel Mart for the first time. To be…

read more

Aug 29, 2014 Events / Government / Marketing / Tourism /


WaterMarc recognised in Let’s Move for a Better World award ceremony

Banyule City Council's Watermarc facility, Australia's top performer (and one of the top five performers worldwide) in Technogym’s ‘Let’s Move for a Better…

read more

Aug 29, 2014 Education / Events / Fitness / Recreation /


See all news see all


subscribe to the ausleisure newsletter

Receive all the latest leisure news, product and event updates delivered right to your inbox!


supplier directory

The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.

See the directory see all


industry events this month

See all events see all