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Tourism Australia Snaps up Fifth Marketing Award in NZ

Thursday, 9 October 2014, 1:34 pm | Tourism Australia

Auckland, New Zealand. 09 October, 2014. Tourism Australia New Zealand region has added to an already impressive collection of marketing accolades by scooping two more awards at the recent News Works NZ Newspaper Awards, taking its annual tally ... More >>

‘Beaches And Beyond’ Boom for Retail Sales

Sunday, 2 March 2014, 2:34 pm | Tourism Australia

Auckland – 25 February, 2014. Tourism Australia together with Tourism Events Queensland and retail partner House of Travel are the first week into a ‘beaches and beyond’ campaign promoting the regions of Queensland as the destination of choice for Kiwis ... More >>

Tourism Australia Announces New Appointment

Friday, 28 June 2013, 3:15 pm | Tourism Australia

Reporting to General Manager, New Zealand, Jenny Aitken, Chris takes up the position on 01 July and replaces Amanda Hall in what is a redefined position that Jenny says “better meets the commercial and strategic needs of the region.” More >>

Dishing up Australia with Al Brown, Episode 4 - Queensland

Thursday, 27 June 2013, 3:49 pm | Tourism Australia

In episode four of Al Brown’s culinary journey of Australia, the kiwi chef sets out to dispel his long-held belief that Queensland is all about Prawns and Pineapples. More >>

Dishing up Australia with Al Brown – Northern Territory

Tuesday, 18 June 2013, 4:42 pm | Tourism Australia

Kiwi Chef and Personality Al Brown continues his epic culinary tour this week, heading up to “the Territory” at the top end of Australia, Darwin and Katherine. More >>

Al Brown Dishes Up Australia In News Television Series

Thursday, 30 May 2013, 4:40 pm | Tourism Australia

Kiwi chef, fisherman and local character Al Brown is set to sizzle up our screens with a new prime time television series starting Saturday 8 th June at 8pm on TV One. More >>

Australia Campaign Reveals Kiwis as Coastal Cruisers

Monday, 18 March 2013, 12:05 pm | Tourism Australia

Auckland, New Zealand – 18 March 2013. Tourism Australia’s latest Kiwi campaign showcasing why ‘there’s nothing like Australia’ has revealed insights about what Kiwis love to do most when they travel. The campaign, which ran from January ... More >>

Tourism Australia Launches Best Jobs in the World Comp'

Tuesday, 5 March 2013, 10:43 am | Tourism Australia

Auckland, New Zealand – 05 March 2013. Tourism Australia today launches its global, ‘Best Jobs in the World’ campaign for those seeking employment nirvana and with it hopefully the ultimate in job satisfaction and a chance to experience something ... More >>

‘My Kind Of Place’ Wraps To Ratings Applause

Tuesday, 27 September 2011, 4:30 pm | Tourism Australia

The Tourism Australia sponsored, ten episode televisions series, ‘My Kind of Place’ has wrapped with a ratings applause, finding favour with public audiences and industry stakeholders alike. More >>

Clarke Gayford Dives into Queensland ‘My Kind of Place’: TV1

Wednesday, 17 August 2011, 1:55 pm | Tourism Australia

Radio broadcaster Clarke Gayford this week dives into all that is sun and fun in the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday Islands in Northern Queensland. As temperatures plummet in New Zealand, viewers can bask in half an hour of sunshine as Clarke takes ... More >>

Mikey Havoc Takes On The Territory

Wednesday, 10 August 2011, 12:21 pm | Tourism Australia

Radio personality and former Kiwi heavy-rocker, Mikey Havoc once again entertains audiences with his very own brand of broadcast on ‘My Kind of Place.’ The self confessed city boy who usually crosses the ditch for the night life, shopping and ... More >>

Robyn Malcolm Seeks Solace In Queensland’s Tropical North

Thursday, 4 August 2011, 10:18 am | Tourism Australia

New Zealand’s leading lady, Robyn Malcolm, this week leads viewers all the way up the Northern Coast of Australia to Tropical North Queensland for an eco adventure of the luxurious kind. More >>

Tourism Australia NZ Region Welcomes New Manager

Monday, 1 August 2011, 12:16 pm | Tourism Australia

Mr Rogers has spent the last decade of his career in senior marketing positions with BMW Group New Zealand and, most recently, Avanti Bicycle Company. New Zealand is a priority market for Tourism Australia, delivering over $2bn to the Australian economy ... More >>

Updated website makes holiday planning a breeze

Friday, 29 July 2011, 11:16 am | Tourism Australia

Tourism Australia has re-launched their global campaign website with additional content and enhanced functionality, helping Kiwi agents and holidaymakers to better research and plan an Australian holiday. More >>

Kiwi Celebrities Reveal Why There’s Nothing Like Illawarra

Thursday, 14 July 2011, 2:19 pm | Tourism Australia

The Illawarra region on the South Coast of New South Walesof NSW could be in for an influx of Kiwi tourists after being featured in a new travel series showcasing some of Australia’s best kept holiday secrets. ts, due to start airing in New Zealand ... More >>

‘There’s Nothing Like Australia In New Television Series

Monday, 4 July 2011, 3:28 pm | Tourism Australia

Kiwi Personalities Reveal Why ‘There’s Nothing Like Australia In New Television Series. Tourism Australia has teamed up with leading New Zealand production company, Imagination Television (makers of Masterchef New Zealand and Animal Rescue ) to create ... More >>

Turn Your Virtual Symphony Into A Reality

Tuesday, 9 November 2010, 10:39 am | Tourism Australia

TURN YOUR VIRTUAL SYMPHONY INTO A REALITY – The Search is On! 01 November, 2010 - Tourism Australia has partnered with YouTube in the global search for the second YouTube Symphony Orchestra, which will perform at the Sydney Opera House in March ... More >>

Tourism Australia Chief Backs Air New Zealand

Thursday, 18 March 2010, 5:23 pm | Tourism Australia

Auckland, New Zealand, 18th March 2010 - Newly appointed Tourism Australia Managing Director Andrew McEvoy said today whilst on his inaugural visit to New Zealand, that Air New Zealand was to be “commended” on its Tasman Service transformation announced ... More >>

‘Come Walkabout’ TV Ad Wins Prestigious Clio Award

Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 1:52 pm | Tourism Australia

Tourism Australia’s ‘Come Walkabout’ television advertisement, conceived by Baz Luhrmann, has received a silver Clio Award, one of the world’s most prestigious international advertising and design competitions honouring creative excellence and ... More >>

Tourism Australia launches Luhrmann Campaign

Wednesday, 8 October 2008, 1:00 pm | Tourism Australia

Tourism Australia and the internationally renowned film-maker Baz Luhrmann and his team have created a new sophisticated destination campaign to make Australia the ‘must visit’ destination for travellers around the world. More >>