The new appointment as Federal Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment is the Hon Steven Ciobo.
Mr Ciobo made the following comments in regard to his Tourism portfolio.
“I will be an unwavering advocate for the tourism industry around the Cabinet table. The Government will further improve Australia’s competitive advantage in tourism, building on our achievements of the past three years.
We will seek to capture a greater share of the Chinese market, including by designating 2017 as the Australia-China Year of Tourism.”
The opposition spokesman for Tourism is Mr Anthony Albanese.
The PTGAA through GOA will promote the role of Professional Guides as an important contributor to the Tourism industry.