Archive for the ‘industry’ Category

Mildura labour hire operator jailed

Posted on: May 29th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

A MILDURA labour hire operator has been jailed for six months for tax fraud offences related to ‘phoenix activity’ in the horticulture industry. Suleyman Erdogan, 51, was convicted in the [...] read more...

Visa overstayers fly under the radar during federal election campaign

Posted on: May 28th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

The Gold Coast is a famous destination for visitors from around the world, but its attraction sometimes means people stay a little too long. So while major political parties often [...] read more...

Best Job in the World, 10 years on: Where’s Ben now?

Posted on: May 15th, 2019 by Mike Barrow 1 Comment

It was a marketing campaign unlike anything ever seen before; a simple and alluring advertisement for the Best Job in the World. Destination: Queensland. The dream job on offer for [...] read more...

Best Job in the World: 10 years on

Posted on: May 15th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Ten years ago this week, Tourism and Events Queensland announced British entrepreneur Ben Southall would take on the ‘Best Job in the World‘ as caretaker of the Islands of the [...] read more...

NEW DATE ANNOUNCEMENT Adventure Tourism Awards and Youth Tourism Conference 2019

Posted on: May 14th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Adventure Queensland (AQ), the peak backpacking and independent travel industry body for Queensland is excited to announce the return of the Adventure Tourism Awards and Youth Tourism Conference that will [...] read more...