News: Insurance

Report asks if Australian tourism industry can be insured?

Ongoing issues with business insurance, particularly in the activity, attractions and tourism sectors, have led an insurance industry publication to ask ‘Can the Australian tourism…

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Jan 26, 2021 Attractions / Insurance / Recreation / Tourism /


QTIC to survey operators on insurance crisis

With sourcing insurance cover a significant current challenge in the economic recovery of tourism businesses in Queensland and across Australia, the Queensland Tourism Industry Council…

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Jan 14, 2021 Attractions / Hospitality / Insurance / Tourism /


Sportscover partners with Sport Climbing Australia to offer insurance for climbers

Sport Climbing Australia has commenced 2021 by securing an official partnership with Sportscover to provide indoor and outdoor climbing insurance to recreational and competitive climbers.…

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Jan 12, 2021 Insurance / Recreation / Sport /


Insurer Allianz begins eight-year worldwide Olympic and Paralympic partnership

Global insurer Allianz has commenced an eight-year worldwide partnership with the International Olympic Committee and International Paralympic Committee, Building on a collaboration with…

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Jan 12, 2021 Access / Events / Insurance / Sport / Venues /


AALARA releases ‘urgent request for the survival of our industry’

With industry operators impacted by insurance companies reducing or removing coverage, the Australian Amusement, Leisure and Recreation Association (AALARA) has issued a dramatic…

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Dec 30, 2020 Attractions / Insurance / Legal / Tourism / Waterparks /


Ombudsman’s report calls for action in addressing ‘national crisis’ in insurance coverage

The newly released Small Business Ombudsman’s Insurance Inquiry Report has called for urgent action to address what it describes as widespread market failure over the availability…

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Dec 29, 2020 ByNigel Benton Finance / Insurance / Safety /


Insurance crisis set to force closures of Australian attractions and adventure tourism businesses

Hidden by the challenges presented by closures and ongoing issues relating to the COVID-19, the looming matter of operators in many sectors of the industry securing and renewing their…

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Dec 10, 2020 Attractions / Insurance / Safety / Tourism / Waterparks /


LPA calls for Business Interruption Fund to protect entertainment sector against future COVID-related shutdowns

A new fund to help shield Australia’s live performance industry from future COVID-19 lockdowns is being proposed to prevent further financial damage to the sector and provide…

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Dec 9, 2020 Arts / Entertainment / Government / Insurance / Venues /


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SLE Worldwide Australia is a Managing General Underwriter specialising in insuring risks in the world of Sports, Leisure and Entertainment. Be it relaxing, playing, organising or watching sports,…

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