News: Government

Sunshine Coast’s Mountain Bike Tourism initiative among recovery grant recipients

Mountain Bike Tourism, led by Visit Sunshine Coast was one of nine Queensland campaigns and initiatives to receive State Government funding to help with recovery. The funding was…

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Nov 12, 2021 Finance / Government / Hospitality / Recreation / Tourism /


Former New Zealand Olympic swimming coach calls for Auckland Swimming Pools to open for pre-bookings

A former Olympic swimming coach who heads one of Auckland’s leading swim schools is calling on the New Zealand Government to allow Auckland swimming pools to open with conditions.…

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Nov 12, 2021 Aquatics / Education / Government / Safety /


Western Australian Premier reveals COVID-19 roadmap to border reopening

Western Australian Premier Mark McGowan has set the lofty goal of 90% immunisation in people aged 12 and older before he will reopen the state’s border to the rest of the country.…

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Nov 12, 2021 ByJoe Cusmano Government / Safety / Sport / Tourism / Venues /


Australian Marine Conservation Society slams Federal Government’s proposed environmental policies

The Australian Marine Conservation Society has called the Federal Government’s proposed changes to World Heritage climate action policy as “shocking” and highlights that…

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Nov 11, 2021 Environment / Government /


New research centre to enhance Western Australia’s water knowledge

A local partnership between the Western Australian Government and Monash University will aim to apply the latest science to waterwise practices in the state. A new hub for water research…

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Nov 11, 2021 Aquatics / Government / Technology /


Adelaide Council reverses rejection of South Australian Government’s Riverbank arena plans

The South Australian Government’s proposal to develop a new 15,000-capacity arena on the banks of the River Torrens in central Adelaide have been boosted after the Adelaide City…

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Nov 10, 2021 Entertainment / Government / Sport / Venues /


NBL’s JackJumpers ready to take the court as legislation to create Stadiums Tasmania agency moves forward

Tasmania’s JackJumpers - the NBL’s latest franchise - are set make their debut in the competition’s Preseason Blitz on Sunday 14th November. The JackJumpers will be the…

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Nov 10, 2021 Entertainment / Government / Sport / Venues /


New Zealand government launches insurance scheme for major summer festivals

The New Zealand Government has today announced that it will offer major summer festivals financial certainty to proceed in face of COVID-19 threat with the launch of the Events Transition…

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Nov 9, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Government / Insurance / Safety /


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