News: Government

Western Australian Government to establish cabinet-level tourism investment committee

Following new data from Tourism Research Australia that showed the state had the lowest level of tourism investment, the Western Australian Government has announced the establishment…

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Feb 14, 2024 ByNigel Benton Attractions / Finance / Government / Hospitality / Tourism /


October dates confirmed for 24th World Travel and Tourism Council Global Summit in Perth

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has confirmed that its 24th Global Summit in Perth will be held from 8th to 10th October. With Perth announced last November as the first ever…

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Feb 13, 2024 Finance / Government / Marketing / Tourism /


First Nations athletes continue to receive support from Victorian Government

First Nations athletes continue to receive support from the Victorian Government through a range of grants for uniforms, equipment and travel costs to sports carnivals. 48 teams, athletes…

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Feb 12, 2024 Finance / Government / Sport /


Climate trigger in Australia’s national laws called for by environment groups

Following the recent release of the Senate inquiry report on the ‘Climate Trigger Bill’, the Climate Council and the Australian Conservation Foundation are urgently calling for…

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Feb 11, 2024 Environment / Government / Legal /


Review recommends that the Australian Institute of Sport remain in Canberra

A Federal Government review into the location and infrastructure of the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) has recommended that the institution remain at its current site in the Canberra…

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Feb 10, 2024 Education / Government / Sport / Venues /


City of Launceston votes to transfer ownership of UTAS Stadium

The City of Launceston has voted to transfer ownership of its UTAS Stadium to Stadiums Tasmania - the Tasmanian Government's venue management authority. The transfer now move to…

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Feb 9, 2024 Government / Sport / Venues /


Australian Government bolsters rugby league in Papua New Guinea

The Australian Government is continuing its support for rugby league player development in Papua New Guinea with further assistance for high-performance pathways and the participation of…

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Feb 9, 2024 Government / Sport /


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 /


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