The United States market has become the second largest for Cairns & Great Barrier Reef region with strong double digit growth in 2015-16 as a favourable exchange rate entices visitors to the only destination with two World Heritage areas side by side.
The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) has announced Business Events Cairns & Great Barrier Reef (BEC&GBR) as the winner of the AACB’s Innovation Award for 2015/16.
The Cairns Convention Centre recently celebrated 20 successful years of operation at a cocktail event hosted for local industry and community partners.
Qualified meeting, event and incentive planners will experience the newly refurbished Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas at Sell TNQ on November 18-21.
Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ) Business Development Executive Emma Perez has won the 2016 Destination Marketing Association International prize for young leaders.
Buyers with potential and confirmed business in Cairns & Great Barrier Reef have been given an update on exciting infrastructure and product developments for the destination at events in Sydney and Melbourne.