Corroboree West 2017 to showcase Queensland to the world
Minister for Tourism and Major Events Kate Jones said the inaugural Corroboree West would be an opportunity to showcase Queensland’s attractions and experiences to key Western market travel specialists.
“This is a great win for the Gold Coast and Queensland, showcasing our amazing tourism experiences first-hand to 300 front-line international buyers,” she said.
“The event will combine training workshops and familiarisations to better educate international buyers on the diverse experiences on offer throughout Queensland.”
Tourism and Events Queensland CEO Leanne Coddington, said Queensland and the Gold Coast would reap significant benefits from Corroboree West 2017.
“We had fantastic outcomes in hosting ATE16 on the Gold Coast this year and Corroboree West is another chance to shine the light on Queensland to hundreds of key Western market travel specialists,” Coddington said.
“The opportunity for these specialists to see Queensland’s unique experiences first-hand adds significant value to the way international buyers promote Queensland to the world.”
Visiting travel specialists for Corroboree West 2017 will originate from key Western markets including the United States, Canada, Brazil, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy and Rest of Europe.