Tourism

Thu 2 Apr 2020

New job lifeline for Aussie workers

premium_icon New job lifeline for Aussie workers

Tourism and hospitality workers out of a job since the coronavirus pandemic in Australia can consider a career pivot into one of eight in-demand roles.

Wed 1 Apr 2020

More Cairns flights linked to confirmed virus cases

More Cairns flights linked to confirmed virus cases

Health authorities have started contact tracing for several more flights which have arrived in Cairns carrying passengers confirmed with COVID-19.

Wage plan key for FNQ tourism industry survival

premium_icon Wage plan key for FNQ tourism industry survival

A lifeline from the JobKeeper payments scheme has been flagged as key to retaining specialist tourism workers.

Thu 26 Mar 2020

Inside the Sydney hotel housing 239 cruise passengers

premium_icon Inside the Sydney hotel housing 239 cruise passengers

Qantas has flown 239 Australians into Sydney from Honolulu where they had become stranded aboard the Norwegian Jewel cruise ship. SEE INSIDE THE FLIGHT & HOTEL

Southwest town bans tourists: ‘we won’t cope with COVID-19’

premium_icon Southwest town bans tourists: ‘we won’t cope with COVID-19’

CANCEL YOUR PLANS: One of the few regions in Queensland without a confirmed case of COVID-19 has blatantly told tourists to stay away.

More jobs go as hotel delays planned opening

premium_icon More jobs go as hotel delays planned opening

The tourism and hospitality sector has taken another hit after the workers of an about to be opened new hotel were told they would also be stood down.

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