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Great Barrier Reef

Reef Chat

Reef Chat is a monthly newsletter sharing a cross-section of news and stories focusing on the Great Barrier Reef!  View the first edition of Reef Chat here.


Great Barrier Reef FAQ’s

Tourism and Events Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) have compiled a list of frequently asked questions so our industry can talk about Great Barrier Reef issues with visitors. View here


Coral bleaching talking points

Utilise this guide to help communicate about the Great Barrier Reef and coral bleaching.

Cairns Investment Prospectus

Cairns Investment Prospectus

Corporate Communications - Member News

TTNQ ‘Member News’ monthly newsletter

As a member of TTNQ, you are eligible to contribute to the monthly electronic newsletter. Share your latest news, key staff changes and special ‘member to members’ offers with fellow TTNQ members!

To submit an article in ‘Member News’ simply complete this online content form and remember to include an image, related links, pdf’s, etc. The issue goes out on the 1st Tuesday of each month (excluding January).

Should you have any questions about the newsletter please email Judy Lloyd or call 07 4015 1201.

Destination Tourism Plan (DTP)

Destination Tourism Plan

The TNQ Destination Tourism Plan (DTP) has identified eight key strategic priority themes, with related strategies and actions, to achieve the 2020 growth targets.

The DTP has focussed on building, promoting and exposing the diversity of TNQ’s five ‘hero’ experiences across the largest RTO region in Queensland.

Small Business Advisory Services

Take part in the TNQ Tourism Small Business Development Program and receive low cost advice and support from local business leaders (also open to non-members).

Media Library

Browse through 100’s of images to find just the right one for your next campaign or brochure.

Natural Hazards Guide for Cairns Accommodation Providers

This dedicated guide will help Cairns accommodation providers prepare emergency plans that will support their guests, staff and their business. It is complemented by ongoing support from Cairns Regional Council to assist accommodation owners in making the most of the guide.

Queensland Tourism Awards

UPDATE: Streamlined Awards System for Tourism Businesses in 2017

Click on the link above to learn more about a new online Awards program for 2017, which incorporates a complete online entry process. The notable change going forward is the move from a .pdf submission process to a web-based ‘form’ which businesses will complete online. QTIC will provide more information as soon as it comes to hand.

2017 Key Dates

Nominations open 20th March – 1st June 2017
Site visits Mid-June – mid August (a mutual time will be organised)
Submissions due Monday, 21st August 2017
Gala Ceremony Friday, 10th November. Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Queensland Tourism Workforce Plan 2017-2020

Queensland Tourism Workforce Plan 2017–20

Research & Statistics

View and download our ‘Tourism Fact Files’ for National and International visitor survey summary data.  Contact Sarah Palmer should you have any questions on this data.

Tourism Learning Tools

Here you will find links to Tourism Learning Tools and information from both Tourism Australia and Tourism Queensland.

TTNQ Educationals Procedures Policy

TTNQ’s goal is to develop and implement guidelines to achieve maximum benefit for our region through efficient coordination of appropriate media and trade educationals and measurement of the value of the TTNQ educationals program.