Tag: Queensland

Queensland and Uber partner to launch scUber, the world’s first rideshare submarine on the Great Barrier Reef

Queensland, Australia, in partnership with Uber, announced the launch of scUber, the world’s first rideshare submarine experience in the Great Barrier Reef. This once-in-a-lifetime experience will offer riders an unfiltered lens to Australia’s underwater icon. For a limited time only, scUber riders will gain exclusive access to the world’s largest ecosystem, renowned as a bio-diverse […]

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Vacation guide to Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia

The Gold Coast is a major city in the Australian state of Queensland, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in South East Queensland. It is located approximately 71 km south-east of the capital city Brisbane. The city is famed for its long sandy beaches, surfing and an elaborate system of inland canals and waterways. […]

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Quay Marketing to represent Queensland tourism in India

Tourism and Events Queensland has announced that Quay Marketing Consulting (QMCPL) will represent the tourism organisation in India. The deal has been set for the period of next three years. Steve McRoberts, Group Executive Marketing, Tourism and Events Queensland stated that QMC would play an extremely important role in promoting Queensland and its various tourism […]

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Queensland tourism conducts 5-city roadshow

Tourism and Events Queensland has turned its head towards the Tier-II cities in India to promote Queensland as an adventure, romantic and luxury destination. To achieve the goal, the tourism authority recently concluded its annual travel trade mission, Queensland on Tour (QoT) across five cities of India; namely, New Delhi, Chandigarh, Kolkata, Pune, and Mumbai, […]

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Queensland aims to be top spot in Oz for ecotourism

Queensland is intensifying efforts to be the number one nature-based tourism destination in Australia, with moves to make the state’s national parks more accessible to tourists. National Parks Minister Steve Dickson and Tourism Minister Jann Stuckey recently called for Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for new and innovative ecotourism concepts, in and around Queensland’s national parks. The government […]

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Brisbane tourism readies for bumper sporting month

Brisbane is expecting a bumper tourism month next month, with experts predicting sporting events will add AUD18 million to the Queensland economy. According to State Tourism Minister Jann Stuckey, an extra 70,000 visitors are expected for top-level rugby union matches, and hotels and bars are gearing up for massive arrivals. “It’s going to be massive […]

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Tourism campaign to woo Chinese residents to Queensland

A new tourism campaign targeting Australia’s Chinese community will start this week in an attempt to increase Queensland’s share of the international market. Minister for Tourism in Queensland Jann Stuckey said the campaign would attract Chinese residents either working or studying in Australia to holiday in Queensland. “Australia’s Chinese community represents an influential group for […]

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