Author: Veronica Hope

Priscilla: Cash and acceptance for Broken Hill

Shalita Buffet at Broken Hill railway station. She performs once a week in The Main Drag.  Photo: Russell Millard Priscilla,

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Silo art a tourism boon for outback towns

Picture: Brim silos featuring artwork by Brisbane artist Guido van Helten (Photo by Guido van Helten) TTN note: Scroll down for

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Hold your own Wikipedia publishing sessions

Picture: Caddie Brain (standing) at a Wiki Club night at the NT Library. (ABC News: Stephanie Zillman) TTN: An employee

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Budget 2017: What the tourism industry gets

The Turnbull government has delivered a very crowd-pleasing budget - but as usual, tourism is not directly addressed. Tourism News

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Penalty rate cuts for Arts+Rec, not F&B

Tourism groups have largely welcomed the Productivity Commission's 23rd Feb 2017 cut to Sunday penalty rates, but restaurant and cafe operators have been left at square one - there is no cut to penalty rates in restaurants and cafes, or in clubs. More details - and an explainer - here.

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Dreamworld owners avoid tax and culpability

Editorial by Veronica Hope, TTN 27th October 2016 The Dreamworld tragedy in which four people were killed could have been

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Brain-eating virus causes lake closure; thanks AGL

Photo from Central Coast Fly Rodders' Club TTN Summary. 25th October 2016 A major tourism lake in NSW' famous Hunter Valley

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RSL sub-branches close whilst group sits on millions

PHOTO: Lyle Dalton's Speers Point RSL sub-branch sold their iconic value fighting Speers-Point Boolaroo sub-branch over a parking lot

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Veganism is getting the crowds in

Photo: Nikki Medwell from Elphinstone runs a vegan B&B which pays for her animal rescue shelter. (ABC Central Victoria:

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Qantas Chairman’s Club: ‘priceless’ gift to MPs

Comment by Veronica Hope, Editor of The Tourism News See revelations by ABC below commentary. Turnbull knows there's no such thing

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