News: Insurance

Small Business Ombudsman launches review of AALARA’s Discretionary Mutual Fund proposal

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) Bruce Billson has launched a Review of the Discretionary Mutual Fund proposed for businesses in the attractions,…

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Jun 19, 2021 Attractions / Events / Insurance / Tourism / Waterparks /


Coronavirus wiped $19.5 billion in visitor spending from the Victorian economy in 2020

A new report from Victoria University and the Victoria Tourism Industry Council (VTIC) has highlighted the ongoing challenges facing the Victorian tourism industry - impacted in the last…

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Jun 10, 2021 Attractions / Finance / Government / Insurance / Tourism /


Festivals seek ways to avoid massive financial losses from COVID-related cancellations and restrictions

Festivals in Victoria and Queensland are looking at ways to avoid massive losses resulting from Victoria’s extended Coronavirus lockdown. Melbourne’s inaugural RISING festival…

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Jun 7, 2021 Arts / Entertainment / Finance / Insurance / Venues /


Royal Adelaide Show facing event with smaller crowds and fewer carnival rides

Planning for the 2020 Royal Adelaide Show in September, organisers are facing having to put a daily cap on crowd numbers while the crisis impacting carnival ride operators will likely see…

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May 31, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Events / Insurance /


Future secured for Womad NZ with $1.9 million insurance confirmed for 2022

The WOMAD New Zealand festival has confirmed its 2022 dates after securing a NZ$1.9 million underwrite from the New Plymouth District Council, providing an insurance safety net for…

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May 31, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Insurance /


Small businesses in Northern Australia to benefit from Federal Government reinsurance pool

Small businesses in Northern Australia will potentially benefit from more affordable insurance premiums under a new Federal Government scheme to launch next year. Backed by a $10 billion…

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May 4, 2021 Environment / Finance / Insurance /


Moving to address industry insurance crisis AALARA releases survey on Discretionary Mutual Fund

Moving to address what it calls the “catastrophic consequences of a failing insurance market”, the Australian Amusement, Leisure and Recreation Association (AALARA) is calling…

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May 3, 2021 Attractions / Finance / Insurance / Safety / Tourism /


AALARA’s first Roadshow event addresses key industry issues with update on moves to establish discretionary mutual fund

The first in a series of three industry Roadshow events presented by the Australian Amusement, Leisure and Recreation Association (AALARA) has seen presentations and discussions on a range…

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Apr 22, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Events / Insurance / Tourism /


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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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