Launch Of Tourism Initiatives For South Australia

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LAUNCH OF TOURISM INITIATIVES FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA


The Minister for Tourism, Martin Ferguson AM MP, will officially launch the Flinders Ranges

National Landscape and the Great Outback Cattle Drive at Old Wilpena Station in the Flinders

Ranges on Friday, 7 August 2009 at 2.30pm.


The National Landscapes program is a partnership between Tourism Australia and Parks Australia

to promote and conserve Australia’s iconic natural landscapes. As part of the program, the Flinders

Ranges will be promoted as to visitors throughout Australia and around the world by Tourism

Australia. The Flinders Ranges is one of nine National Landscapes around Australia.


The Great Outback Cattle Drive will be held in South Australia during 2010. The Federal

Government is providing $500,000 to support the event in partnership with the South Australian

Government which is expected to attract Australian and international visitors who want to

experience a uniquely Australian outback adventure.





WHEN:



2:30PM





Friday, 7 August, 2009


WHERE: 



Old Wilpena Station 

                            Flinders Ranges National Park





 

WHO:



Martin Ferguson AM MP





Minister for Tourism


Media contact: 


Michael Bradley (Minister Ferguson’s office) 

 




02 6277 793 & 0420 371 744

                                

Matt Francis (Tourism Australia) 

                        

02 9361 1351




MEDIA ALERT

 

MARTIN FERGUSON  

Minister for Resources and Energy

Minister for Tourism 






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