Senator the Hon Jonathon Duniam Media Releases

Joint media release with the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon Dan Tehan MP

The Morrison Government is providing $5.14 million to fund new tourist attractions in Tasmania, including mountain bike trails, rock climbing and farm experiences, to attract more visitors to the island and support local jobs and business opportunities.

Australia’s marine industry contributes more than $80 billion annually to the national economy, according to a report released today by the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS).

Joint media release with Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, The Hon Dan Tehan MP

The Tasmanian tourism sector will get an additional $6 million boost from the Morrison Government, including funding to promote Tasmania as a premier winter tourist destination.

Joint media release with the Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP

The Morrison Government has welcomed Australia Post’s common-sense decision to continue to ship perishable goods across the country.

Joint media release with the Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP

The Hobart International Airport has today welcomed its inaugural Auckland to Hobart direct flight, marking the first non-stop flight service from New Zealand in over 20 years. 

Assistant Minister for Industry Development Jonno Duniam said today’s announcement of a trans-Tasman travel bubble from April 19 will give a boost to local tourism operators.

Assistant Minister for Industry Development Jonno Duniam says tourism businesses across Tasmania will benefit from an influx of tourists from the Morrison Government’s 800,000 half-price airfare tickets, as part of the $1.2 billion tourism and aviation package.

A new direct flight service between Auckland and Hobart will begin at the end of next month, thanks to a deal struck between the Morrison and Gutwein governments.

Joint media release with the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Karen Andrews MP

The Morrison Government is making sure there are no underweight carrots left out for the Easter Bunny this year, with a week-long blitz of fruit and vegetable retailers beginning ahead of the Easter weekend.

Joint media release with Deputy Prime Minister the Hon Michael McCormack MP, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment the Hon Dan Tehan MP and Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Thousands of extra visitors will fly into Hobart giving the local economy a major boost, after the city was added to the list of tourist destinations in the Coalition Government’s new Tourism Aviation Network support package.