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Gold Coast tourism sees 20% drop in jobs as a result of Coronavirus

Newly released figures from the Tourism and Transport Forum Australia (TTF) show that one in five positions - representing 20,000 direct jobs - have been cut in the Gold Coast tourism…

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Sep 8, 2021 Attractions / Finance / Government / Safety / Tourism /


Katapult collaboration creates new LEGO experience

Themed attraction designers, Katapult, has collaborated with The LEGO® Group and Merlin Entertainments to unveil a new experience at 11 LEGOLAND® Discovery Centres celebrating…

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Sep 8, 2021 Attractions / Design / Entertainment /


Ongoing lockdowns lead to permanent closure of Melbourne Star

The operators of the Melbourne Star observation wheel have announced that it will close permanently as a result of the numerous lockdowns in Victoria and travel restrictions which made the…

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Sep 7, 2021 Attractions / Finance / Tourism /


Tasmania’s MONA mandates staff vaccinations, reveals expansion plans

Hobart’s Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) has announced that COVID-19 vaccination will be that mandatory for all staff Founder and owner David Walsh wrote in a note to staff on…

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Sep 6, 2021 Arts / Attractions / Safety / Tourism /


Wibit installs world’s largest inflatable aquatic play park in Saudi Arabia

Leading inflatable water play products company, Wibit Sports, has installed the world’s largest floating park, the ‘Saudi-Arabia’-TAG with a capacity of 700 people at…

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Sep 6, 2021 Aquatics / Attractions / Waterparks /


Shanghai Municipality releases five-year cultural development plan

The Shanghai Municipal People's Government has released a five-year cultural development plan, revealing its expanded plans for new museums and cultural venues in the city. The 14th…

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Sep 5, 2021 Arts / Attractions / Culture / Entertainment / Government /


Universal Beijing Resort set for official opening on 20th September

Following a series of delays due to the pandemic, Universal Beijing Resort, China's first Universal Studios theme park is to be officially opened on 20th September. Made up of seven…

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Sep 3, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail / Tourism /


Australian National Maritime Museum announces new manager of Indigenous Programs

The Australian National Maritime Museum has appointed Matt Poll as their Manager Indigenous Programs. Poll will lead the Indigenous Programs team from mid-September with the…

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Sep 3, 2021 Arts / Attractions / Culture / Education /


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