The Department of Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games is undergoing transition to Department of Innovation, Tourism Industry Development and the Commonwealth Games.

We will continue to update this website while we work on our new website.

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games™

The Embracing 2018 Legacy Program aims to inspire communities to get involved and maximise opportunities from hosting the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Advance Queensland

Driving innovation to create a strong, vibrant economic future for our state

Maree Adshead has been appointed Queensland’s first Small Business Champion.

The Small Business Champion will listen to the views of small business and ensure they are heard by government; that small business interests are a focal point of policy and program design; and business - government communication is improved.

Advancing Tourism 2016–20: Growing Queensland jobs

The Queensland Government’s plan to grow tourism and jobs has been launched, including a North Queensland supplement to maximise the potential of this region. The 2016 State of the Industry report was also released, highlighting the key achievements and successes of the tourism industry over the past year.

Keen to invest in ecotourism?

Get the tools you need to navigate the planning and regulatory process for ecotourism investment.

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