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$1.3 million initiative launched to support Queensland grassroots rugby league

A new initiative, jointly funded by the Queensland Government and Queensland Rugby League (QRL), has been launched to support grassroots rugby league. Set to inject $1.328 million into…

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Feb 12, 2024 Finance / Sport /


City Cave float therapy chain looks for USA franchise growth

Having opened its first location in the USA last year in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Brisbane-founded City Cave Float & Wellness Centre is stepping up its expansion plans for the North…

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Feb 11, 2024 Finance / Retail / Wellness /


Tourism Investment Monitor shows investment pipeline had a value of $56.1 billion in 2022/23

Rising confidence in the visitor economy has been confirmed with new data from Tourism Research Australia (TRA) showing the pipeline of investment in tourism sector totalled $56.1 billion…

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Feb 11, 2024 Arts / Attractions / Finance / Hospitality / Tourism /


Western Australian Government pilots free pool entry for eligible children and young people

The Western Australian Government is introducing a free pool entry pilot program across the Gascoyne, Midwest, Wheatbelt, and Great Southern regions for eligible children and young…

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Feb 9, 2024 Aquatics / Finance /


Funding of $9.2 million announced for Screenwest 

The Western Australian Government has announced funding of $9.2 million in Lotterywest grants for the state’s screen industry for 2023/24 - an additional $1.5 million compared to the…

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Feb 9, 2024 Arts / Education / Entertainment / Finance / Technology /


Gabba redevelopment likely to be scrapped after new evidence to Brisbane Olympics venues review

New doubts have emerged over the planned redevelopment of Brisbane’s Gabba ahead of the 2032 Olympics after the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) laid out a series of new options…

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Feb 8, 2024 ByNigel Benton Finance / Government / Sport / Venues /


Tātaki Auckland Unlimited appoints Annie Dundas as new Director Destination

Auckland’s economic and cultural agency, Tātaki Auckland Unlimited (TAU) has appointed Annie Dundas as its new Director Destination, leading its work with Auckland’s tourism,…

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Feb 7, 2024 Culture / Finance / Hospitality / Marketing / Tourism /


Black summer bushfires wiped $2.8 billion from Australia’s tourism supply chains

A first of its kind study of the 2019/2020 ‘black summer’ bushfires in Australia eastern states has revealed that the tourism industry nationwide took an immediate hit of $2.8…

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Feb 6, 2024 Environment / Finance / Tourism /


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