Media Mentions

July 2017

June 2017

Stats show visitations downturn - The West - 30/06/2017
109,000 Western Australians employed in the tourism industry - Australasian Leisure Management - 29/06/2017
New Commissioners and Chair Appointed at TWA - Australasian Leisure Management - 28/06/2017
Tourism WA board shake-up - Business News - 27/06/2017

February 2017

Mandurah Crab Fest snaps National award - Sound Southern Telegraph - 27/02/2017
Perth announced as host city for national tourism awards in 2018 - Australasian Leisure Management - 27/02/2017
Tourism Council WA launches election campaign - Australasian Leisure Management - 12/02/2017

November 2016

Noongars hail new city square - The West Australian - 16/11/2016

September 2016

Backpacker tax change treats tourism as a cash cow - Australasian Leisure Management - 30/09/2016
Travellers foot bill for backpacker tax backflip - The West Australian - 29/09/2016

August 2016

Backpacker exodus concern for tourism - Business News - 31/08/2016
Tourism employment grows to 97,000 jobs in Western Australia - Australasian Leisure Management - 25/08/2016

July 2016

Caution for old rivals ready to fight again - The West Australian - 25/07/2016
New Perth Stadium to host NRL State of Origin in 2019 - Australasian Leisure Management - 15/07/2016

June 2016

Visitor numbers soar in WA - Collie Mail - 16/06/2016
Locals make for tourism mini boom - The West Australian - 16/06/2016

May 2016

Tourism Council calls for PCEC expansion - Business News - 26/05/2016
Visitors wanted to fill Perth's hotel rooms - The West Australian - 26/05/2016
Attack on Kings Park cable car plan - The West Australian - 19/05/2016
Federal Government announces delay on controversial backpacker tax - Augusta-Margaret River Mail - 17/05/2016
Built to build new CBD hotel - Business News - 09/05/2016
Western Australian Government commits $30m in events funding - Australasian Leisure Management - 08/05/2016
Perth Cable Car to boost tourism spending and create jobs - Australasian Leisure Management - 06/05/2016

March 2016

Reshuffle to broaden economic focus - Business News - 29/03/2016
Tourism to be an issue in next WA election - Australasian Leisure Management - 11/03/2016
WA Labor pledges $5m tourism boost - The Australian - 08/03/2016
WA to lure business travellers - The West Australian - 08/03/2016
WA needs to up tourism game - Business News - 02/03/2016

December 2015

Tourism’s chance as the stars align - The West Australian - 07/12/2015

July 2015

Deregulation of regional flights slowed - Business News - 16/07/2015
Tourism boost creates 2,000 jobs - Business News - 09/07/2015
Aussie tourists bring $4.5bn to WA - Business News - 01/07/2015

May 2015

April 2015

Cable car plan to take flight - The Sunday Times - 26/04/2015
Tourism warns of hotel room glut - The West Australian - 20/04/2015

March 2015

Tourism can be the new gold mine in WA - The West Australian - 26/03/2015
Cultural appeal pulls in tourists - The West Australian - 04/03/2015

February 2015

Eagles, Dockers to lose seats - The West Australian - 26/02/2015
Hames plugs waterfront light show - The West Australian - 26/02/2015
Virgin rebrands Skywest fleet - The West Australian - 23/02/2015
Perth Stadium putting WA on the map - WAToday - 09/02/2015
Counting the benefits - Channel 10 - 09/02/2015
Stadium offers WA more big events - The West Australian - 09/02/2015
Stadium windfall depends on visitors - The West Australian - 09/02/2015
Stadium to bring in $291m - Business News - 09/02/2015
Call to exploit falling dollar, attract tourists - Busselton Dunsborough Times - 09/02/2015

September 2014

Burswood plan for neighbourhoods - The West Australian - 30/09/2014
Free Wi-Fi crucial to tourism - The West Australian - 09/09/2014
WA to consider visitor centre’s future - MICE BTN.com - 03/09/2014

July 2014

Exmouth fears as Virgin leaves - The West Australian - 12/07/2014
Tourism boost creates 2,000 jobs in Western Australia - Australasian Leisure Management - 09/07/2014

May 2014

Popular campsite set for an upgrade - Mandurah Mail - 30/05/2014
Chinese put WA off the itinerary - The West Australian - 19/05/2014
Music-themed cafés eye WA - The West Australian - 15/05/2014
Tourism boosts austere WA Budget - The Australian Leisure Daily - 12/05/2014

April 2014

New push to promote Esperance tourism - Esperance Express - 08/04/2014

March 2014

Football to the rescue? - Augusta-Margaret River Times - 31/03/2014
Novotel vines in the thick of new tourism campaign - traveldailynews.asia - 28/03/2014
Tourism plan to promote Swan Valley - The West Australian - 26/03/2014
Study find Perth needs four new conference venues by 2018 - Australasian Leisure Management - 25/03/2014
Nautical events and adventure tourism will attract visitors to Perth - Australasian Leisure Management - 25/03/2014
Outdoor luxury lures for Chinese - The West Australian - 25/03/2014
Infrastructure, red tape holding back tourism - Business News - 24/03/2014
Boat parade plans to lure tourists - The West Australian - 24/03/2014
Cable Car the key to tourism - The West Australian - 22/03/2014

December 2012

Hames hinted for old job back - The West Australian - 10/12/2012