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Australian Cultural Ministers release consultation on future Major Performing Arts funding

The Australian, state and territory governments have today released a consultation paper on potential enhancements to the Major Performing Arts (MPA) Framework. Following agreement at this…

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Oct 15, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Finance / Government / Venues /


Australia Council announces new Chief Executive

The Australia Council for the Arts has today announced the appointment of Adrian Collette as its next Chief Executive. Currently employed as the Vice-Principal (Engagement) at the…

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Oct 12, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Finance / Government /


IAAPA confirms Hal McEvoy as President and Chief Executive

The Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) has confirmed that its current interim President and Chief Executive, Hal McEvoy, is to assume the role on a permanent basis.…

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Oct 10, 2018 Attractions / Finance / Tourism / Waterparks /


Chinese tourists go cashless at Singapore attractions

Leading mobile payment platform Alipay has revealed the successful conclusion of a first ‘cashless’ trip made by Chinese visitors to Singapore. Backed by the Singapore Tourism…

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Oct 9, 2018 Attractions / Finance / Technology / Tourism /


Wellness now a US$4.2 trillion global industry

The global wellness industry grew 12.8% in the last two years, from a US$3.7 trillion market in 2015 to US$4.2 trillion in 2017, according to an in-depth research report, the 2018 Global…

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Oct 9, 2018 Finance / Recreation / Tourism / Wellness /


COMPPS names David Gallop as next Chairperson of COMPPS

The Coalition of Major Professional and Participation Sports (COMPPS) has today announced that David Gallop, Chief Executive of Football Federation Australia (FFA), will become the new…

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Oct 8, 2018 Finance / Sport /


Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary recognised for excellence by Hong Kong-Australia Business Association

The Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has been awarded for excellence in bilateral trade with Hong Kong by the Hong Kong-Australia Business Association Limited (HKABA). Presented on Friday…

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Oct 8, 2018 Attractions / Environment / Finance / Marketing / Tourism /


International events attended by Tourism and Events Queensland executives under scrutiny

A trip by Tourism and Events Queensland executives to the Burning Man festival in the US state of Nevada is under scrutiny. Devoted to artistic self-expression, the highly successful…

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Oct 5, 2018 Events / Finance / Government / Tourism /


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