Where’s the major event strategy?

Adelaide is facing a major event drought over the summer and the Marshall Liberal Government urgently needs to reveal what its major event strategy now is, as the pandemic hits the participation of international competitors. Continue reading

Marshall’s decision to axe Adelaide 500 is a massive blow to SA economy

Steven Marshall’s decision to axe the Adelaide 500 V8 supercar race is simply devastating for South Australia, with the state set to lose tens of millions of dollars of economic activity, hundreds of jobs and thousands of interstate tourists. Continue reading

Marshall’s Tourism Vouchers target only 3% of tourism listings

The Marshall Liberal Government’s “Great State” Tourism Vouchers – being released today – are too restrictive and ignore large sections of the tourism industry. Continue reading

SA businesses short-changed in tourism voucher scheme

The Opposition has learned the Marshall Liberal Government has finally decided to adopt a tourism voucher scheme, but too many businesses are excluded, and the dollar value simply isn’t enough to give the sector the stimulus it desperately needs. Continue reading

Government must do more for small tourism businesses

Labor has called on the Marshall Liberal Government to expand its investment in tourism to ensure smaller businesses have access to financial help. Continue reading

Tourism industry survival plan needed

The desperate need for ongoing support for the tourism industry from the Marshall Liberal Government has been underlined by a new survey released this morning. Continue reading

SA Tourism Voucher would kickstart our local industry

Labor is calling for the State Government to offer a $200 SA Tourism Voucher to encourage South Australians to holiday here and help kickstart the local tourism industry. Continue reading

Liberal Government must provide Adelaide 500 certainty

The Marshall Liberal Government must provide certainty of the long-term future of Superloop Adelaide 500, after The Bend was yesterday stripped of an important 2020 Supercar race. Continue reading

"In Conversation" with TiCSA members

Speech notes for webinar to approx. 100 Tourism Industry Council of South Australia (TiCSA) members. Continue reading

Tourism and Hospitality Industry

Speech in Parliament of South Australia regarding the the effects of COVID-19 to the tourism and hospitality industries. Continue reading