New campaign to get Melbourne tourism back on trackTravel And Tour World

Published on : Tuesday, June 21, 2022 City of Melbourne Council has announced it will deliver more exciting events, enticing tourism initiatives and a bold new marketing campaign to boost visitation and better promote the city’s unique experiences. ​The campaign is part of Council’s new Experience Melbourne program, which it says will drive a city-focused …

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Greek Tourism office in Melbourne one step closer, Greek Deputy Minister for Tourism tells Papastergiadis

President of the Greek Community of Melbourne, Bill Papastergiadis, met with Greek Deputy Minister of Tourism, Ms Sofia Zacharakis, and Secretary General for Tourism Policy, Ms Olympia Anastasopoulou during his visit to the motherland to discuss the issue of expanding Greece’s profile. According to Mr Papastergiadis, the move for an office of the Greek National …

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Tourism Minister Kikilias: “Establishing a Hellenic Tourism Organisation office in Melbourne is my priority”

The Greek Minister of Tourism Vassilis Kikilias, says his “priority is to set up the office of the Hellenic Tourism Organization (EOT) in Melbourne” He also emphasised wider Greek and Australian bilateral relationships. Talking to Neos Kosmos, Mr Kikilias highlighted “new initiatives of aimed at closer cooperation between Australia and Greece, using the Greek community …

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what to expect in Melbourne, Sydney

Australia’s rigid pandemic border policies led some to wonder if international travelers would still want to visit. It appears they do. Four weeks after the country opened to vaccinated visitors, international flight bookings are nearly half (49%) of pre-pandemic levels, according to the travel technology company Travelport. CNBC Travel went to the land “Down Under” …

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“Melbourne Key” to unlock city tourism

By Spencer Fowler Steen A new attraction and experience pass will breathe life back into Melbourne’s battered tourism, retail and hospitality industries thanks to the City of Melbourne (CoM), which envisages the “gamification” of experiences across the city. The 12-week initiative, dubbed the “Melbourne Key”, is aimed at maximising visitation post lockdown, supporting the tourism …

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Victorian regions rejoice with just days until reunion with Melbourne residents

Families will be reunited and regional businesses will be full this coming weekend as Melbourne residents are allowed to travel to regional Victoria from 6pm Friday, October 29. Key points: Regional Victoria will be reunited with Melbourne on Friday after more than 3 months   The travel restriction will be eased when 80 per cent of the state’s eligible …

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