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Tag Archives: tasmania

Tourism killing city, says mayor

In a series of controversial comments, Ron Christie has criticised the industry that attracts more than a million people each year, contributes $3 billion to the economy and supports some 100,000 jobs.

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Mona unveils plan for next phase of growth

In an address made to Tasmania’s tourism industry today, David Walsh, founder, Mona, unveiled his intentions for Mona’s next phase of growth, including early designs for the proposed 172 room, five-star hotel on the museum’s current site in Berriedale, Tasmania.

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Tasmania announces large new ibis Styles

Hobart is set to welcome a new hotel next month following the signing of an agreement between AccorHotels and Singapore developer, Fragrance Group, which will open a new-build hotel under the internationally-renowned ibis Styles brand.

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Tourism Tasmania excited about Oscar-tipped film, Lion

After receiving a slew of award nominations, including the Academy Award, Lion has brought the natural beauty of Tasmania to the attention of international movie-goers. “The production was supported by the government through the provision of on-ground production support and it showcases iconic Tasmanian locations to the world including kunanyi/Mount Wellington, Cockle Creek, Bruny Island and the Tasman Peninsular,” said …

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