The region’s foremost experts in tourism will converge at the Marriott hotel in Surfers Paradise this week for the third annual East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream conference. Spearheaded by the Griffith Institute for Tourism (GIFT) and Griffith Tourism Confucius Institute (TCI), the three-day event will be held from Thursday 23 November through Saturday […]
Diversification is key to capture emerging market.
Students from Griffith Business School will work with a group of students from China and Taiwan later this month to develop plans for a possible new Gold Coast tourism attraction that will appeal to the Asian market.
The number of Chinese tourists heading overseas for holidays is booming but Australia needs to ensure it doesn’t lose its competitive edge against other destinations.
The Griffith Institute for Tourism has teamed up with the University of Queensland, Gold Coast Tourism and City of Gold Coast for a master class on the ultimate tourism experience. About 50 Gold Coast tourist operators will be represented at this Friday’s one-day event, which has been designed and devised by Dr Sarah Gardiner as […]