Keep up to date with the latest news from TTNQ. The following are the most recent media releases for both the media, travel writers and tourism trade.
New in Tropical North Queensland
Luxurious accommodation, romantic glamping on the Great Barrier Reef and an Indigenous musical event are among the new offerings in Tropical North Queensland.
March 2019 Chair Update
We recognise that the region has been challenged over the summer period, and over the past few weeks public attention has been drawn to the importance of tourism.
Festival celebrates the legendary barramundi
Karumba’s annual Barra and Blues Festival in May will be combined with the launch of an $8.5 million barramundi interpretive centre and the best fishing season in years.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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’.
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.
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.
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.
TTNQ wins gold for destination website
TTNQ takes home two gold Pearl Awards for destination website.