Time for a common sense solution to end Sydney Airport chaos

September 25th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Time for a common sense solution to end Sydney Airport chaos The stringent and outdated operating restrictions which have exacerbated the chaos at Sydney Airport twice in the [...]

Online airline bookings take off this school holidays

September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Online airline bookings take off this school holidays Australians are twice as likely to have booked their airfares for this school holiday period directly through an airline website [...]

China continues to spearhead Asian tourism boom

September 12th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

China continues to spearhead Asian tourism boom China is set to overtake New Zealand for the first time as Australia’s biggest source of international visitors within months if [...]

Countdown on to the 2017 Leadership Summit

September 8th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Countdown on to the 2017 Leadership Summit The countdown is now well and truly on to Australia’s premier tourism, transport and aviation summit, with less than a week [...]

WA Budget welcomed by tourism and transport sectors

September 7th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

WA Budget welcomed by tourism and transport sectors The Western Australian Government’s 2017-18 State Budget is an important step towards growing the state’s visitor economy and future-proofing its transport [...]

Unlocking Western Sydney’s tourism potential

August 31st, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Unlocking Western Sydney’s tourism potential The potential for Western Sydney to become the engine room of the NSW visitor economy is one step closer to being realised with [...]

New Adelaide Convention Centre set to be an instant icon

August 30th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

New Adelaide Convention Centre set to be an instant icon South Australia’s visitor economy will receive a significant boost following tonight’s opening of the redeveloped Adelaide Convention Centre, [...]

Public transport getting better, but we still love our cars

August 18th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Public transport getting better, but we still love our cars New Tourism and Transport Forum Australia (TTF) research released today shows that despite nearly 40 per cent of [...]

TTF congratulates Bruce Baird on Business Events Sydney appointment

August 17th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

TTF congratulates Bruce Baird on Business Events Sydney appointment The Tourism and Transport Forum Australia (TTF) has welcomed the appointment of Bruce Baird AM as the new Chairman [...]

Adelaide Airport embraces the ride-share revolution

August 10th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Adelaide Airport embraces the ride-share revolution Adelaide Airport has joined the ranks of terminals across the world embracing ride-share technology with the official arrival of uberX today, which [...]

Australian Transport Summit 2017: Embracing technology, innovation and disruption

August 8th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Australian Transport Summit 2017: Embracing technology, innovation and disruption Embracing technology, innovation and disruption to meet the evolving needs of Australian commuters will be front and centre of [...]

NSW set to become Australia’s regional conference capital

August 8th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

NSW set to become Australia’s regional conference capital NSW is set to become the regional conference capital of Australia following today’s announcement the NSW Government has launched a [...]

Unlock our great outdoors or miss the tourism boat

August 8th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Unlock our great outdoors or miss the tourism boat Australia’s potential as one of the world’s leading nature-based tourism destinations will not be realised unless there is significant [...]

Automated shuttle trial critical to the future of mobility in NSW

August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Automated shuttle trial critical to the future of mobility in NSW The future of mobility is one step closer, with the NSW Government’s announcement today it will conduct [...]

Gold Coast light rail on track to transform South-East QLD

July 31st, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Gold Coast light rail on track to transform South-East QLD The Queensland Government’s commitment to developing a business case to extend the Gold Coast light rail is [...]

Tourism targeted as Northern Australia’s next super-growth sector

July 29th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Tourism targeted as Northern Australia’s next super-growth sector The Federal Opposition’s commitment to inject $1 billion into a Northern Australia Tourism Infrastructure Fund if elected will ensure the [...]

Tourism & Transport Forum Media Release – Australian Transport Summit 2017: Building cities that work

July 28th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Tourism & Transport Forum Media Release - Australian Transport Summit 2017: Building cities that work The importance of public transport to the future of Australian cities will be [...]

USA visitor revival continues to be Aussie tourism’s surprise success story

July 14th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

USA visitor revival continues to be Aussie tourism’s surprise success story China is set to overtake New Zealand for the first time as Australia’s biggest source of international [...]

2017 Australian Transport Summit: Are we ready? The future of mobility in Australia

July 13th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

2017 Australian Transport Summit: Are we ready? The future of mobility in Australia The Tourism & Transport Forum’s annual Australian Transport Summit, to be held in Sydney on [...]

Pay now, save later: TTF backs call for action on vital infrastructure corridors

July 7th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Pay now, save later: TTF backs call for action on vital infrastructure corridors The Tourism & Transport Forum has welcomed the release today of a new policy paper [...]

Better payment options – I’d tap that!

July 7th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Better payment options – I’d tap that! The NSW Government continues to ride the wave of its public transport revolution with a new electronic payment trial on the [...]

Regional rail commitment on track to power Victoria’s visitor economy

June 27th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Regional rail commitment on track to power Victoria's visitor economy The agreement between the Federal and Victorian governments to deliver the long-awaited $1.6 billion commitment revamp of Victoria’s [...]

Sydney fish market to scale new heights with $250 million makeover

June 26th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Sydney fish market to scale new heights with $250 million makeover The Tourism & Transport Forum Australia (TTF) has congratulated 3XN Architects on being awarded the contract to [...]

Record tourism & transport funding to send NSW visitor economy soaring

June 20th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Record tourism & transport funding to send NSW visitor economy soaring The NSW Government’s record investment in the tourism and transport sectors in its 2017-18 Budget will bolster [...]

NSW Budget an opportunity to maintain mantle as the premier tourism and transport state

June 16th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

NSW Budget an opportunity to maintain mantle as the premier tourism and transport state The Tourism & Transport Forum (TTF) is urging the NSW Government to grow the [...]

Art Gallery of NSW expansion leads Sydney’s cultural renaissance

June 14th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Art Gallery of NSW expansion leads Sydney's cultural renaissance The planned expansion of the Art Gallery of New South Wales will further establish Sydney as a global arts [...]

Queensland Budget welcomed by tourism & transport sectors

June 13th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Queensland Budget welcomed by tourism & transport sectors The Queensland Government’s 2017-18 Budget is a significant step towards supercharging the state’s visitor economy and future-proofing its transport network, [...]

Australian tourism sector continues its record breaking run

June 13th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Australian tourism sector continues its record breaking run A record number of travelers have visited Australia over the past year, signaling the continued rise of the tourism sector [...]

Ditch the car and explore your backyard this long weekend

June 8th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Ditch the car and explore your backyard this long weekend The long weekend may be a record breaker for public transport use with holiday makers and day-trippers looking [...]

Time to invest in Queensland’s next super-growth sectors

June 8th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Time to invest in Queensland's next super-growth sectors The Tourism & Transport Forum, Australia’s leading tourism and transport advocacy group, is urging the Palaszczuk Government to recognise the [...]