TNQ stars in TripAdvisor hotel awards

Tropical North Queensland has scooped five of the top 25 hotels in TripAdvisor’s 2016 Travellers’ Choice Awards announced today.

Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ) Chief Executive Officer Alex de Waal said the region had the largest representation of any area.   Read more

CEO Column – 20 January 2016

Alex de Waal, CEO TTNQ

Alex de Waal, CEO TTNQ

With a strong Christmas and New Year season behind us and a buoyant Chinese New Year to look forward to, Tropical North Queensland has a very happy 2016 in the making.

Cruise ships and Chinese charter flights have been adding to our visitor numbers, while the Australian dollar dipped to US68 cents this week which will be another supporting factor as we go forward.

Our Reef Fleet has expanded with new and upgraded vessels coming on line to cater for the anticipated interest following Tourism Australia’s coastal campaign and Sir David Attenborough’s series on the Great Barrier Reef, plus a world-class aquarium is under construction.   Read more