Expert Taskforce To Help Great Ocean Road Flourish

The Andrews Labor Government is establishing an expert Taskforce to protect and grow the Great Ocean Road and fast-track the projects that attract visitors to the landmark attraction. Minister for Tourism and Major Events John Eren today announced the Taskforce’s membership at the Barwon Regional Assembly. It’s a priority for the Regional Partnership, and for … Read More

National TV promoting Caravan & Camping Lifestyle

Sunrise Road Trip with Sam Mac Sunrise is taking millions of viewers on a camping road trip, plus three lucky families are joining them for the whole week. The opportunity for viewers to integrate the road trip experience is designed to demonstrate via peer to peer marketing the attractiveness of the camping and caravanning lifestyle, … Read More

Planning Approvals For Shepparton Arts Museum

The Andrews Labor Government has given the green light for a major project in Shepparton, creating jobs, boosting tourism and growing the local economy. Minister for Planning Richard Wynne today announced approvals for the amendment of the Shepparton Planning Scheme to fast-track a redevelopment of the Shepparton Art Museum (SAM). The Museum is already one … Read More

New Tourism Drawcard To Tour The Prom From The Ocean

The Andrews Labor Government has given the green light to eco-tourism cruises around Wilsons Promontory National Park, offering locals and visitors a never-before-seen glimpse of one of Victoria’s great wildernesses. Minister for Tourism and Major Events John Eren announced today that Pennicott Wilderness Journeys (PWJ) will operate three thirty-seat vessels from Tidal River, providing access … Read More

Backing The Goulburn Region’s Visitor Economy

The Andrews Labor Government is backing a plan to boost tourism and economic activity in the Goulburn Region. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford joined Goulburn Regional Partnership Chair David McKenzie at Lake Eildon today to announce a $25,000 grant from the Regional Jobs and Infrastructure Fund to grow local tourism and stimulate the region’s … Read More

Dimboola’s Riverside Holiday Park Ready For Visitors

The bigger, better Riverside Holiday Park in Dimboola is open and ready for visitors, following a major redevelopment backed by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford has officially declared the rejuvenated holiday park open following a $320,000 grant from the Labor Government towards the redevelopment from its Drought Response Package. The … Read More

New Chinese Dragon To Soar Over Bendigo

Bendigo’s popular Easter Festival is a step closer to a new Chinese dragon to replace the beloved Sun Loong, thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews today joined Minister for Tourism and Major Events John Eren, Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan, Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards and the local … Read More

Backing Western Victoria’s Tourism Potential

The Andrews Labor Government has announced a major funding boost to strengthen Western Victoria’s reputation as a major tourism destination. Premier Daniel Andrews joined members of the community at the Sheep Hills Art Silo to announce that the Labor Government will invest $500,000 to draw even more visitors to the region and create new jobs. … Read More