Great progress on the Central West OQTA action plan implementation with nine Central West suppliers contracting with Flight Centre Global Product! For the first time, Outback Queensland will have a good depth of product featured in the Infinity Holidays 14/15 Brochure. Great support from Tourism and Events Queensland.
View newly featured self-drive itineraries for Blackall, Tambo, Barcaldine and Winton on RACQ Virtual Tourism Information Centre
New Storytelling Workshops planned for March 2015 for Central West operators.
Congratulations to Outback Festival attracting record crowds to the event and Winton. Waltzing Matilda Centre, Australian Age of Dinosaurs and all Winton businesses reported record visitor numbers. The festival’s impact was also felt in nearby Longreach with both tour operators and accommodation operators experiencing large visitor numbers.
Qld Garden Expo has been packaged by House of Travel for its 2014 event. 2014 will be the 30th Anniversary for this Sunshine Coast Hinterland event attracting 34,000 visitors over the three-day weekend in July. Dates for 2014 event are July 11 – 13.
Toowoomba visitors over the 2nd week of Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers were introduced to three new foodie tours – Paddock to Plate Tour, Talking Pubs Tour and Progressive Food & Wine Tour. These tours showcased the exceptional food and wine experiences on offer in Toowoomba.