Tourism Tropical North Queensland

Tropical North Queensland is one of the most diversely beautiful and powerful Australian tourism stories. Together we can unlock the story of The Tropics and build tourism success as one of the country’s most thriving destinations. At Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ), we are proud to market this region to the world through stories founded around reef, rainforest, Indigenous, outback, lifestyle and adventure.

Latest News

Keep your finger on the pulse and stay up to date with our latest news.

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Feel Grounded Domestic Campaign

A new domestic campaign has launched today to invite Australian holidaymakers to leave the stress of busy city life behind and reconnect with nature in Tropical North Queensland.

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New event spaces for Cairns & Great Barrier Reef

Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ) General Manager Rosie Douglas said millions of dollars of investment was underway in tourism and events infrastructure in Cairns.

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Cairns & Great Barrier Reef expertise on show

Business Events Cairns & Great Barrier Reef will showcase the region’s capabilities to business event planners from around the world at the Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo (AIME) in Melbourne on February 18-20.

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Regional workshops prepare tour operators for international market

Tourism operators on the Cassowary Coast, Atherton Tablelands and Cape York Peninsula can access local workshops to learn how to prepare their product for the international market.

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Explore Tropical North Qld with a local chatbot

Travellers visiting Tropical North Queensland (TNQ) can now tap into insider local knowledge on the Great Barrier Reef with the region’s first destination chatbot*; ‘Locals of Tropical North Queensland’.

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Give your grant applications the professional edge

Finding grants to help grow your business and writing successful applications is the next workshop in the TNQ Tourism Small Business Development Program.

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Cairns a popular Golden Week destination

Swimming on the Great Barrier Reef and meeting Australian animals are the experiences driving solid growth in Japanese visitors to Tropical North Queensland for Golden Week.

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New in Tropical North Queensland for 2019

Explore the Great Barrier Reef, Wet Tropics rainforest, lifestyle and culture of Tropical North Queensland with new tours launching in time for holidays in 2019.

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TTNQ wins gold for destination website

TTNQ takes home two gold Pearl Awards for destination website.

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CEO-Board Updates
November 2018 – CEO Update

As the year draws to a close we take time to reflect on our achievements and realise that so many of them have resulted from strong partnerships.

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Events + Meetings

Pop these important dates into the calendar to attend upcoming events, trade conferences and workshops.