News: Attractions

Entries open for second Leisure Industry Communication and Marketing Awards

Following the success of the inaugural Leisure Industry Communication and Marketing Awards, entries are now open for the 2017 edition of the Awards. The Awards aim to recognise leisure…

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Jul 13, 2017 Attractions / Entertainment / Fitness / Marketing / Venues /


Royal Adelaide Show ride owners fined $157,000 over child’s death, but unlikely to pay up

The owners of a Royal Adelaide Show ride on which an eight-year-old child died have been fined $157,500, however, it is unlikely they will ever pay. Eight-year-old Adelene Leong was killed…

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Jul 13, 2017 Attractions / Events / Legal / Safety /


Australian software company expands in global attractions and amusement parks

The growth of Melbourne-based technology company ROLLER is continuing with expansion in international markets and a recently agreed strategic partnership with Fairfax Media. Backed by…

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Jul 13, 2017 Attractions / Recreation / Technology / Ticketing / Tourism /


Taronga Zoo moves toward plastic-free operations

Taronga Conservation Society Australia and event caterers EPICURE have launched an innovative partnership at Sydney’s Taronga Zoo, which will see the popular attraction take another…

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Jul 12, 2017 Attractions / Environment / Tourism /


New partner brings food and beverage expertise to Phillip Island Nature Parks

Phillip Island Nature Parks has commenced a partnership with Delaware North that will see the global service and hospitality company operate food and beverage operations across all…

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Jul 12, 2017 Attractions / Environment / Hospitality / Parks / Tourism /


Elephant tourism exploitation report identifies offenders

A new report by international animal welfare organisation World Animal Protection into the use of elephants in tourism alleges that more than three quarters of nearly 3,000 elephants used…

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Jul 12, 2017 Attractions / Environment / Tourism /


Dreamworld battles inconsistent attendances and falling revenues

Gold Coast theme park Dreamworld is continuing to struggle with irregular visitor numbers and declining year-on-year revenues. Newly released figures from parent company Ardent Leisure…

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Jul 11, 2017 Attractions / Finance / Safety / Tourism / Waterparks /


Research shows increased visitor numbers across Victoria’s alpine resorts

Findings from a new economic study show ongoing growth in income and visitor number across Victoria’s alpine resorts, which contributed $911 million of Gross State Profit to the…

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Jul 11, 2017 Attractions / Recreation / Tourism /


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