Be inspired… inspire each other… improve and achieve together – the 4th annual South Australian Tourism Industry Council (SATIC) Tourism Conference will be an unmissable day for tourism operators and suppliers throughout the state.
South Australian tourism businesses have won a record number of medals in the 2012 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards announced in Hobart.
A record 6 of South Australia's finest tourism experiences have been inducted into the State's Tourism Hall of Fame at the South Australian Tourism Awards, winning their category three years in a row.
A new travel website – Quality Tourism South Australia – will give peace of mind to travellers by providing a comprehensive listing of quality assured tourism businesses in South Australia.
A record number of nominations have been received for the 2012 Yorke Peninsula Tourism Awards with 38 nominations across 10 categories.
South Australia’s top tourism businesses are invited to enter the 2012 South Australian Tourism Awards, with nominations now open.
The prestigious Awards, launched by Tourism Minister Gail Gago, attract hundreds of entries each year, with winners going on to represent South Australia at a national level.
The 2012 Yorke Peninsula Tourism Awards are now open for nominations and tourism operators are invited to nominate across 11 categories.
25 leading South Australian tourism businesses will represent the State in Cairns on Friday for the chance to be named Australia's best at the 2011 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards.
The South Australian Tourism Industry Council, the peak body for tourism in South Australia, has recently announced the reappointment of Duncan MacKenzie as the Chairman of its Board, along with the appointment of three new Board members: Stuart Livingstone, Brendan Meppem and Sally Neville.
South Australian tourism businesses will take a positive step towards being better informed in the face of challenging times by attending the upcoming state-wide tourism conference in November.
The SA Tourism Minister has asked for details about the process that led to a major contract being awarded to the son-in-law of the chairman of SA's Tourism Commission.
Ward Tilbrook, Chief Executive of the South Australian Tourism Industry Council (SATIC) says SATIC took the opportunity on behalf of its members to voice concerns to the SA Tourism Commission about the transition of the South Australian Visitor & Travel Centre from a Government to a private operation.
Ward Tilbrook, Chief Executive of the South Australian Tourism Industry Council (SATIC) says SATIC members have voiced concerns over future levels of support for regional tourism from the South Australian Tourism Commission in lieu of the discontinuation of funding to regional tourism committees and removal of the dedicated regional tourism positions located within each of the State’s eleven designated tourism regions.
The South Australian Tourism Industry Council's Australian Tourism Accreditation Program received the highest accolade as the first accreditation program to be endorsed under the Federal Government's National Tourism Accreditation Framework.
Continued consultation and communication is the key to ensure tourism is fully considered within the issue of marine parks, as their impact on South Australian tourism is two-fold.
Power price increases of up to 120% may force tourism businesses to close in Coober Pedy and other key South Australian outback tourism destinations.
The annual South Australian Tourism Awards are always met with a large level of interest and 2011 is proving no exception.
South Australia's Santos Tour Down Under was named Australia's best major festival & event and Seppeltsfield Vineyard Cottage in the Barossa was named Australia's best hosted accommodation at the 2010 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards in Perth.
The South Australian Tourism Industry Council strongly rejects any mining activity in the Flinders Ranges as it is imperative that South Australia's key tourism destinations are protected.
Outdoor concerts and seafood and wine festivals are among events in regional areas this month... SA Tourism Industry Council chairman Duncan MacKenzie said SA was the "premier state for events and festivals; no one else comes anywhere near us".
Four of South Australia’s best tourism businesses have been inducted into the State’s Tourism Hall of Fame at the 2010 South Australian Tourism Awards. Jacob's Creek Visitor Centre, Adelaide Convention Centre, UniSA's School of Management and Unforgettable Houseboats all received the prestigious inductions after winning their respective categories for the third year in row.
Top South Australian produce will be the flavour of the night at the 2010 South Australian Tourism Awards Gala Dinner in November.
South Australian tourism businesses plan to tackle change head on by attending the upcoming state-wide tourism conference in November.
South Australia is positioning itself as the nation’s most sustainable tourism destination as 23 tourism businesses achieve climate action certification through a new program developed by Ecotourism Australia, which is administered by the South Australian Tourism Industry Council.
The South Australian Tourism Industry Council has welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement of $5.5million commitment over four years to implement and operate the National Tourism Accreditation Framework.
The South Australian Tourism Industry Council has spent time speaking with local operators.
South Australia has defied a national downturn in domestic tourism by posting rises in Australians' spending here and nights interstate visitors stayed last year.
South Australia’s 2009 Tour Down Under was named Australia’s best major festival & event and the Adelaide Convention Centre was named Australia’s best meetings & business tourism venue at the 2009 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards in Hobart last night.
Tourism operators are invited to attend a seminar on Internet E-Marketing specifically designed for the tourism industry to increase its marketing presence online.
Four tourism businesses have been inducted into the State Tourism Hall of Fame at the 2009 South Australian Tourism Awards. Cleland Wildlife Park, Bookabee Tours Australia, Adventure Tours Australia Group and Lakeside Manor YHA Backpackers all received the prestigious inductions after winning their respective categories for the third year in a row.
Domestic tourism, the mainstay of the industry in Australia, has plummeted as workers stockpile leave and those who do travel choose overseas destinations.
A selection of the Barossa's key tourism, government and community leaders have identified 19 potential tourism-focused climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies for the Barossa as part of a major suite of national research considering the impacts of climate change on Australian tourism.
Local tourism operators and industry partners are invited to attend a number of free seminars in June and July to gain a better understanding of the State's new tourism body - The South Australian Tourism Industry Council.
There will be an extra $12 million allocated in the state Budget for selling South Australia as a holiday destination.... Ward Tilbrook says it is important for tourism operators to work together.