Tourism Business Confidence Plummets

A new report released today by Tourism Industry Council SA (TICSA) shows a dramatic drop in confidence among tourism businesses over the past quarter. Continue reading

Steven Marshall’s ‘Great Southern Broken Promise’

Steven Marshall has broken yet another election promise by dumping his signature tourism policy the Great Southern Bike Trail. Continue reading

TDU Cancellation Exposes Marshall’s Foolish Decision To Axe Adelaide 500

The scrapping of the international Tour Down Under has exposed just how foolish Steven Marshall was to axe the domestic Adelaide 500 Supercars race. Continue reading

What’s Happening To Father Christmas?

Labor is calling on Premier Steven Marshall to reveal whether this year’s Christmas Pageant is going to pulled from the streets of Adelaide for a second year, as local tourism and accommodation providers ask for certainty. Continue reading

Going, going, gone: Marshall’s Adelaide 500 fire sale

The Marshall Liberal Government has either given away or sold Adelaide 500 merchandise and infrastructure – with largescale items like the pit building and shade structures getting flogged off in a fire sale auction within the next week.  Continue reading

Tourism Industry Warns 5000 Jobs At Risk

The peak tourism industry body has warned there is now a very real prospect of 5000 jobs being lost in the industry unless the Marshall Liberal Government provides urgent financial support. Continue reading

Marshall’s Events Advisory Group A Spectacular Failure

Steven Marshall’s Events Advisory Group has been suddenly shut down less than a year after it was created, in yet another example of Steven Marshall’s failure when it comes to bringing events to South Australia. Continue reading

Distressed Tourism Operators Reaching Breaking Point

The State’s tourism operators are reaching breaking point as ongoing lockdowns interstate and local restrictions continue to severely hamper their revenue sources. Continue reading

South Australian Events Need Urgent Security

SA Labor is calling on the Marshall Liberal Government to implement an ‘events cancellation fund’, as the tourism industry highlights the need for a form of insurance to minimise the risk for new events as the pandemic continues to hit the industry hard. Continue reading

Struggling SA Tourism Operators Cry Out For Support

Struggling South Australian tourism operators are crying out for direct financial support from the Marshall Liberal Government – with snap border closures and fluctuating restrictions placing more pressure on the ailing industry. Continue reading