Articles tagged “tourism australia”

Airlines

Taylor Swift Isn’t Playing Brisbane, So Why is Its Airport Braced for a ‘Swiftie Surge’?

The phenomenal impact of the 'Swift Lift' is being seen by travel and tourism companies around the world - even when Taylor isn’t visiting the city in question.

Taylor Swift Isn’t Playing Brisbane, So Why is Its Airport Braced for a ‘Swiftie Surge’?

Tourism

Skift India Report: How Australia Is Gaining from India’s Tourism Growth

Destinations are betting big on India’s travel market. With a growing economy, young population, and rising middle class, the country is positioned to become one of the most lucrative outbound tourism markets in the world.

Skift India Report: How Australia Is Gaining from India’s Tourism Growth

Airlines

Skift India Report: Small Aircraft to Connect Remote Regions

While more people from tier 2 and 3 towns can benefit from the next phase of the regional connectivity scheme, it needs some tweaking to generate enough enthusiasm from airlines and stakeholders.

Skift India Report: Small Aircraft to Connect Remote Regions

Tourism

Skift India Daily: Tour Operators Return to Profits

A steep increase in air fares, prolonged visa delays, and inflation pressures must be averted to ensure the growth momentum.

Skift India Daily: Tour Operators Return to Profits

Media and PR

Daily Podcast: Instagram Is the New Google for Travel Startups

Good morning from Skift. It's Friday, June 3, in New York City. Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: Instagram Is the New Google for Travel Startups

Tour Operators

Australia Is Reopening and Tour Operators Are Prepared

Australia's prolonged border closures gave tour operators running trips in the country for overseas visitors plenty of time to study travel trends worldwide. So think less Sydney and Melbourne, and more rustic settings as the country prepares for it is long-awaited opening Monday.

Australia Is Reopening and Tour Operators Are Prepared

Tourism

Derision Greets Tourism Australia’s New ‘Philausophy’ Campaign

After a sad South Australia tourism campaign last month, Tourism Australia's new “philausophy” campaign is just too much to handle for the local media Down Under.

Derision Greets Tourism Australia’s New ‘Philausophy’ Campaign

Tourism

Australia Looks to Diversify Beyond Chinese Travelers Under Its New Tourism Boss

The head of Tourism Australia has the right training, for sure, as Australia seeks to increase foreign arrivals. She was overseeing its international offices, and knows only too well that there is more competition for the global wallet.

Australia Looks to Diversify Beyond Chinese Travelers Under Its New Tourism Boss

Hotels

How to Make Improving the Guest Experience a Joyful Task

Meeting guest experience requirements is too often a series of boring checklists. But improving the end-to-end experience can be a joyful, creative project that involves everyone from the general manager to the most junior staff. Here’s a way to think about it.

How to Make Improving the Guest Experience a Joyful Task

Tourism

Tourism Australia Bets Big on Old Movie Franchise and Croc Dundee Delivers

Tourism Australia’s Super Bowl 2018 advertising campaign has been hailed as a marketing triumph. Now, it’s closely watching the booking to make sure it did the right thing by putting all its eggs in one basket.

Tourism Australia Bets Big on Old Movie Franchise and Croc Dundee Delivers