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Advocacy update: Proposed Working Holiday Maker visa restrictions lifted

A message from Brett Fraser, QTIC CEO Following extensive advocacy efforts by the Australian Tourism Industry Council (ATIC), in collaboration with QTIC, the Federal Government has ruled out capping the Working Holiday Maker (WHM) visa to 12 months – a… Read more »

Access for All webinar series

Access for All webinar series: Webinar 1 – Better understanding disability and access Whether your business is advanced in its accessibility journey, or just starting out, Queensland Tourism Industry Council FREE Access for All webinar series will deepen your understanding… Read more »

Queensland Tourism Industry Council free online courses

As we prepare for the upcoming holiday period, now’s the time to upskill and onboard staff with important tourism-related skills. The Queensland Tourism Industry Council (QTIC) has partnered with the online learning platform, Typsy, to give you and your business… Read more »

New QTIC course: Respecting First Nations cultural protocols in Australia

The Queensland Tourism Industry Council (QTIC) are thrilled to let you know about their new course released to Typsy – Respecting First Nations cultural protocols in Australia. If you’re a non-Indigenous business in the tourism and hospitality industry, this course is… Read more »

Queensland Tourism Awards Masterclass – Tuesday 13 June

If you’ve entered the 2023 Queensland Tourism Awards, don’t miss the Queensland Tourism Industry Council’s free, one-hour online Awards Masterclass on Tuesday 13 June from 10 am. Not nominated yet? Nominations for the 2023 Queensland Tourism Awards have been extended,… Read more »

Empire Hotel takes gold at Queensland Tourism Awards

Southern Great Barrier Reef tourism operators, including our impressive Empire Apartment Hotel, have demonstrated that our iconic destination is still a tourism favourite, taking home six accolades at the 35th annual Queensland Tourism Awards. With a total of 83 awards… Read more »