TNQ Tourism Conference

The annual TNQ Tourism Conference is a full day of future-focussed ideas and stories delivered by selected key speakers with extensive backgrounds in tourism and beyond. The event was first held in 2018 and is now a key event on our corporate calendar for our members and industry.

Stay tuned for our next conference in 2024!

Previous conferences


POV us getting ready for spooky season 🎃🐦‍⬛

🎥 @ryan.steimer #exploreTNQ #explorecairnsGBR
This is your sign to climb aboard @sailawayportdouglas and explore the beautiful blue hues of the @gbrmarinepark 💙🐠🪸

🎥 @sailawayportdouglas #exploreTNQ #explorecairnsGBR #portdouglasdaintree #greatbarrierreef
Have you heard about the Cardwell Spa Pool before? 💙

This stunning blue pool is one of the most famous stops along the Cardwell Forest Drive in @cassowarycoastaustralia 🌴 While it looks incredible through parts of the year, it isn’t always this full, so make sure you check in with the local visitor information centres before heading off to avoid disappointment.

Head to our bio link to find out everything you need to know! ☝️

🎥 @gratefulcoconut #exploreTNQ #explorecairnsGBR #cassowarycoast
This could be your week in @portdouglasdaintree 🌴💚

🎥 @tara_treloar #exploreTNQ #explorecairnsGBR #portdouglasdaintree
Happy World Tourism Day 🌴🦋

Did you know that the tourism industry in Tropical North Queensland is crucial to the protection and management of the Great Barrier Reef? Here’s how 🪸🐠

1. Coral Nurture Program
2. Reef Restoration 
3. Coral Rubble Stabilisation
4. Living coral biobank
5. Great Barrier Reef Census

And of course the most important part…you!

#exploreTNQ #explorecairnsGBR
Say hello to pretty Palm Cove - your one stop shop for laid back luxury, great food and endless dreamy views 🌴🦋

Make sure you @visitpalmcove on your next tropical adventure 🙌

📸 @braedanlovett #exploreTNQ #explorecairnsGBR #thisisqueensland #seeaustralia #palmcove #visitpalmcove
A different kind of view out to #DoubleIsland for your Monday night 🧡✨

📸 @annamariabraun_ #explorecairnsgbr #exploretnq #seeaustralia #thisisqueensland
The #CathedralFigTree has a pretty incredible history - the short story is that It's the result of a strangler fig taking over a host tree which eventually rotted away to leave what you see before you today, but it’s much more complicated than that! 😉 🌿

🎥 @jaydenw.illiams #exploreTNQ #explorecairnsGBR #thisisqueensland #seeaustralia #athertontablelands
In case you weren’t already aware, some of the best waterfalls in the region are found in #CapeYork 🌴🧡 It’s prime time to head north, so don’t forget to visit our bio link and learn what a trip to The Tip is all about! 🚙

📸 @borderlandexplorers #exploreTNQ #explorecairnsGBR #thisisqueensland #seeaustralia
Who else is craving a luxury getaway to @crystalbrookriley? 🌴🍸 This is certainly one resort that’s perfect from every angle - with glorious rooms, incredible food & responsible luxury taking centre stage 🌿💚 Don’t forget to head to our bio link for epic @crystalbrookcollection deals 🤑

📸 @jaydenw.illiams #exploreTNQ #explorecairnsGBR #thisisqueensland #seeaustralia #cairns #responsibleluxury