Tourism

Thu 25 Feb 2021

Brisbane preferred candidate to host 2032 Olympics

Premium Content Brisbane preferred candidate to host 2032 Olympics

Brisbane has been named the preferred candidate by the IOC to host the 2032 Olympic Games, giving Queensland’s bid an important edge with organisers.

Wed 24 Feb 2021

Kakadu closure would be ‘catastrophic’ says tourism boss

Premium Content Kakadu closure would be ‘catastrophic’ says tourism boss

THE head of Top End Tourism says the potential closure of the Kakadu Nation Park could have “catastrophic” impacts on the industry

Qld gem crowned king of Aussie tourist towns

Premium Content Qld gem crowned king of Aussie tourist towns

A Queensland tourist hot spot has been named the top tourist town in the country, and it’s one of only two from the state to make the top 10.

Tue 23 Feb 2021

Traditional owners threaten to close Kakadu

Premium Content Traditional owners threaten to close Kakadu

TRADITIONAL Owners of Kakadu National Park are at loggerheads with Parks Australia and threatening to close the World Heritage site

Fri 19 Feb 2021

Revealed: Goldie's boldest tourist attraction plans

Premium Content Revealed: Goldie's boldest tourist attraction plans

A giant rotating statue of a lifesaver and the world’s tallest bikini girl statue are just some of the bold tourism ideas proposed for the Gold Coast.

Shorter, ‘more intense’ Dark Mofo confirmed for 2021

Premium Content Shorter, ‘more intense’ Dark Mofo confirmed for 2021

One of the state’s favourite festivals will return to its gloriously dark and subversive best this year as its organisers break from the sponsorship deals they say were...

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