News: Government

Royalties for Regions review critical of ‘unaffordable’ recreation centres

The newly elected Western Australian Government is looking to overhaul the State’s Royalties for Regions program, with funding set to be directed toward agriculture and other…

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Apr 22, 2017 Aquatics / Finance / Government / Recreation / Sport /


Sunshine Coast arts festival sets a benchmark

The Horizon Sunshine Coast festival of arts and culture has been showcased by Arts Queensland as an exemplar for other councils and those in the arts/cultural sector. Sunshine Coast Arts…

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Apr 16, 2017 Arts / Culture / Events / Government /


City of Melville approves lease for URBNSURF Perth wave park

City of Melville Councillors have given their approval to progress the signing of a ground lease for the development of the planned URBNSURF Perth wave park facility at Alfred Cove on the…

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Apr 13, 2017 Government / Recreation / Sport / Tourism / Waterparks /


Create NSW launches major funding program for ambitious arts and culture

Newly formed NSW arts body Create NSW is inviting artists and arts and cultural organisations across the State to apply for funding under the 2017/2018 Arts and Cultural Development…

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Apr 11, 2017 Arts / Culture / Finance / Government /


EEAA explains how its advocacy delivers member value

Leading business and political figures have endorsed the Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) in a new video released by the Association which shows the positive impact…

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Apr 10, 2017 Events / Government / Hospitality / Tourism / Venues /


ICC Sydney awarded as Australia’s Best Infrastructure Project

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) has been named Australia’s best infrastructure project at the Infrastructure Partnerships Australia’s National Infrastructure…

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Apr 7, 2017 Design / Government / Hospitality / Tourism / Venues /


Hard work ahead as tourism spending in Australia exceeds $100 billion

Australia’s tourism industry has reinforced its claim to be the nation’s next super-growth industry, with figures released this week showing that domestic and international…

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Mar 31, 2017 Government / Marketing / Safety / Tourism /


New trade focus to benefit New Zealand tourism

The New Zealand Government’s new focus on services exports will benefit tourism - the country’s largest export sector, according to Tourism Industry Aotearoa (TIA). TIA has…

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Mar 24, 2017 Government / Marketing / Tourism /


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