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Destination NSW’s new Media Centre delivers on all content and publishing needs

9 March 2021

More than 30,000 images, videos, B-roll, press releases and editorial-ready content about Sydney and New South Wales available to media and content creators.

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New Destination NSW Chair appointed to lead visitor economy recovery and growth

8 March 2021

Minister for Jobs, Investment, Tourism and Western Sydney Stuart Ayres today announced Ms Christine McLoughlin as the new Chair of Destination NSW and thanked outgoing Chair John Warn for his service.

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NSW Government proud to support WorldPride 2023

8 March 2021

The NSW Government has signed as the first major partner for Sydney WorldPride 2023, reinforcing its commitment to grow the state’s visitor economy and celebrate its world-renowned LGBTIQ+ culture and community.

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$6 million boost for NSW visitor economy

16 February 2021

The NSW Government is giving the State’s visitor economy a $6 million boost through funding and marketing programs to turbocharge Sydney and regional economies and create more jobs.

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Night time expert to lead NSW 24-Hour Economy

9 February 2021

A strategy to unlock Sydney’s cultural and economic potential will be championed by Chair of the Night-Time Industries Association Michael Rodrigues who has been appointed as the 24-Hour Economy Commissioner.

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NSW catches break on the global stage

6 February 2021

The world’s top surfers will compete in Newcastle from 1-11 April this year with the NSW Government securing the opening round of the prestigious World Surf League’s 2021 Championship Tour in Australia.

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Sydney secures blockbuster exhibition featuring visionary abstract artist, Hilma af Klint

4 February 2021

Visitors and Sydneysiders will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with more than 100 artworks created by one of the world’s leading visionary artists.

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Sydney to come alive with the sounds of Sunset Piazza

19 January 2021

A new COVID-safe outdoor concert series will give Sydneysiders the chance to immerse themselves in live performance and music, right in the heart of the city this summer.

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NSW aims to be premier visitor economy of the Asia-Pacific by 2030

18 January 2021

A new roadmap outlines the NSW Government’s bold plan to make NSW the premier visitor economy of the Asia-Pacific by 2030.

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NYE Passes go live as residents urged to book ahead, celebrate locally or from home

11 December 2020

Eligible NSW residents can now apply for a special New Year’s Eve Pass via nsw.gov.au as the State prepares to celebrate and look forward to 2021 with a sense of hope and optimism.

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