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A Magnetic Island small business is making big waves as a world leader in the tourism industry after being recognised for giving tourists a first-class North Queensland experience. Aquascene Charters Magnetic Island have been in operation for 17 years with owners Steph and Adam Hinks starting the business to share their love of Magnetic Island with […]

Townsville Enterprise Launches Highly Anticipated Document

Townsville Enterprise today launched the highly anticipated ‘Opportunity Townsville North Queensland’ (OTNQ) publication, sponsored by Colliers International, at the annual Northern Advantage Business Breakfast. The document is the region’s leading comprehensive economic development and investment guide, encouraging large-scale private national and international investors to spend on projects within the North Queensland catchment area. Marking its […]

Take Home a Piece of Maggie

A Magnetic Island boutique retailer is helping local artisans showcase their creations while giving visitors and tourists an opportunity to take home a piece of Maggie with them. MI Design located at Horseshoe Bay was launched in January 2020 after owner Fiona decided to take a new direction in her life and open a shop. […]

Soaring Opportunities for Future Aviators

Future Aviators can now explore the various flight training pathways and career opportunities available in the aviation sector by building crucial industry connections at Townsville Flight Training’s upcoming Open Day on Saturday. Delivered in partnership with Townsville Helicopters, Zephair Aircraft Charters and Aviatrix Australia, Townsville Flight Training (TFT) owner Dick Arnold says the Open Day […]

Lucinda Hotel Makes Its Mark

Making the choice to grow your business in a tiny town on a dead-end road might seem like a recipe for failure. For Trent O’Neill, owner of the Lucinda Point Hotel, ‘build it and they will come’ seems to be a winning strategy. Trent was born in the family’s pub in southern Queensland. As a […]

Up, Up and Away?

Exactly one year ago, the travel industry went from experiencing its 15th year of consecutive growth to being completely decimated internationally on an unprecedented scale thanks to COVID-19. Now with the new year upon us and a vaccine on the horizon, the question remains as to what 2021 will hold for the future of travel? […]

Easing of Restrictions Welcomed By Hospitality Sector

The recent easing of COVID-19 restrictions across Queensland has seen many businesses within the hospitality sector reopen their doors to the public. Yesterday’s announcement from the Queensland Premier to introduce Stage 2 easing of restrictions a fortnight earlier has meant that as of midday today, there is an increase to 20 patrons allowed to dine […]

Return Trip

Why travellers are returning to travel agents. It’s been 20 years since the launch of the world’s first online travel booking site and there has been much speculation since that the role of the travel agent would become obsolete. Yet while other traditional industries seemingly struggle with the impact of technological and online advancements, the […]