Minister for Infrastructure and Transport: International passenger numbers increasing

Australia‘s Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester commented (26-May-2017) on the Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics’ most recent International Airline Activity report,…..

TTF: Investment in tourism is an investment in Tasmania’s future

Australia‘s Tourism & Transport Forum (TTF) welcomed (25-May-2017) the Tasmanian Governments announcement of tourism funding within its 2017-18 Budget. TTF CEO Margy Osmond, congratulated the Hodgman Government on delivering…..

Air New Zealand to increase frequency during concert tour

Air New Zealand announced (26-May-2017) it will operate 52 additional one-way services to Auckland and Dunedin during Mar-2018, to assist with increased demand as a result of…..

IASC: Notification of application Pacific Air Express

Pacific Air Express issued (26-May-2017) a request to Australia‘s International Air Services Commission seeking an allocation of unlimited freight capacity on the Brisbane-Guangzhou route. The proposed service…..

Hobart Airport completes northern extension of runway, on schedule for Mar-2018 completion

Hobart Airport completed (28-May-2017) the northern extension of its runway, as part of the AUD38 million (USD28 million) runway extension project. The next and final…..

Visitor arrivals to Fiji up 18% in Apr-2017

Fiji Bureau of Statistic reported (26-May-2017) total visitor arrivals to Fiji rose 18% year-on-year in Apr-2017. Details include: Visitor arrivals: 68,495, +17.8% year-on-year; Australia: 30,951,…..

Forrestfield-Airport Link project commences work on Perth Airport rail station

Australia‘s Minister for Finance Mathias Cormann announced (28-May-2017) Forrestfield-Airport Link development project commenced work on the Airport Central Station, Perth Airport‘s underground rail station that…..

Bendigo Airport officially reveals new runway and airside upgrades

Bendigo Airport officially revealed (26-May-2017) its AUD15 million (USD11 million) redevelopment project. Works include development of a 1600m runway, three new taxiways, 25 hangars, lighting,…..

Tigerair Australia launches Brisbane-Canberra route

Tigerair Australia announced (26-May-2017) a new Brisbane-Canberra route. Tigerair Australia will operate three times weekly service on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 14-Sep-2017, providing the only…..

Tigerair Australia announces additional frequencies Melbourne-Canberra

Tigerair Australia announced (26-May-2017) additional frequencies on the Melbourne-Canberra route effective 15-Sep-2017. The additional weekly return service, scheduled for Fridays, will see the Tigerair frequency for…..

MBIE: Tourism spending data for Apr-2017 released

New Zealand Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) released (24-May-2017) tourism spending data for Apr-2017 showing that tourism expenditure increased in all regions throughout New Zealand……