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Upgraded infrastructure and facilities needed to boost visitation to Victoria

30 /03/ 2017 Comments are Closed

Victoria Tourism Industry Council is advocating through the VTIC 2017-18 State Budget submission for the Victorian Government to use the 2017-18 Budget to strengthen tourism industry performance.

This includes increased funding for Visit Victoria, and investment in tourism attractions, particularly in the nature-based tourism sector. It is imperative that the Government invests in critical regional infrastructure to ensure that visitors disperse to regional Victoria.

Victoria Tourism Industry Council Chief Executive Brad Ostermeyer highlighted recently the need to upgrade infrastructure and facilities to boost visitation to the state on 3AW Melbourne and in the Herald Sun.

Victoria tourism: Poor facilities are costing state millions, Herald Sun, March 28 2017

Victoria’s tourism facilities falling behind; chief warns, 3AW, March 29 2017

 

Media contact: Ellana Katos 03 8662 5205 0423 883 945 ekatos@victorianchamber.com.au

The Victoria Tourism Industry Council (VTIC) is the peak body for Victoria’s tourism and events industry, providing one united industry voice.
Tourism and events are growth industries for Victoria and contribute more than $20 billion to the state economy each year and employ more than 200,000 people.

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27jun6:00 pm- 8:00 pmYoung Tourism Network presents: Disruptors & Innovators6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Crown College
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