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All the latest news releases about tourism and events in NSW.

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It’s Out There campaign shines spotlight on Broken Hill and the Central Darling region

27 February 2020

Australians are being encouraged to experience ‘a different kind of outback’ in Broken Hill and its surrounds through a new marketing campaign launched by the NSW Government today.

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$1 million fund for regional events now open

21 February 2020

Regional communities – in particular those affected by bushfires and drought – can now apply for $1 million worth of grants to deliver events that attract visitors and provide an economic boost to local businesses.

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Welcome to the Big Dance! Sydney officially welcomes the T20 World Cup

20 February 2020

Minister for Women Bronnie Taylor today officially welcomed the Australian and Indian Women’s cricket teams to NSW ahead of the T20 Women’s World Cup 2020 opening match at Sydney Showground Stadium on Friday, 21 February.

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NSW’s record representation at leading meetings and events exhibition

20 February 2020

NSW’s largest ever contingent of regional conferencing venues, products and suppliers featured at Asia-Pacific’s leading trade show for the business event industry this week.

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Business events to turbocharge recovery – government and industry push

15 February 2020

An expanded partnership between the NSW Government and the tourism industry to drive even more business events in regional NSW will help turbocharge the recovery efforts by the NSW Government and industry partners.

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T20 World Cup set to take over Sydney

14 February 2020

With just a week to go until the first ball of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup, Sydney is set for a T20 take over, with a number of fan activations taking place in the lead up to the opening match at Sydney Showground Stadium on Friday 21 February.

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Share the love to show the love – NSW’s tourism recovery campaign with heart

8 February 2020

The recovery of NSW’s tourism industry from the effects of drought and bushfires is in everyone’s hands with Destination NSW today launching its new marketing campaign, Now’s The Time To Love NSW.

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Now’s The Time To Love NSW – $10 million tourism recovery package to rebuild NSW

8 February 2020

NSW tourism will receive a welcome boost through a Tourism Recovery package to encourage visitation to NSW, fund new local events and assist tourism businesses to develop, promote and sell their tourism products.

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Steve Cox named as Destination NSW CEO

7 February 2020

Minister for Jobs, Investment, Tourism and Western Sydney Stuart Ayres has today announced the appointment of Steve Cox as the new CEO of Destination NSW.

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Eden welcomes visitors via first cruise ship of 2020

24 January 2020

Eden welcomed its first cruise ship of 2020 today – the 2,000 passenger Norwegian Jewel – marking a step forward in the recovery of NSW’s South Coast.

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