Conversations with Industry 2020

TEQ’s annual Conversations with Industry events are again rolling-out across the state, linking tourism and events businesses with latest insights, TEQ’s marketing activities and opportunities to get involved.

The Conversations events will be delivered virtually for the first time, with presentations specifically tailored to the needs of the businesses in each region and interactive sessions including the opportunity to ask questions. 

Your local Conversation:

Capricorn – 2 July 2020

Townsville – 8 July 2020

Fraser Coast - 8 July 2020

Brisbane – 15 July 2020

Bundaberg – 16 July 2020

Gladstone – 21 July 2020

Gold Coast – 23 July 2020

Cairns and Great Barrier Reef – 28 July 2020

Whitsundays – 5 August 2020

Sunshine Coast – 6 August 2020

Southern Queensland Country - being held in person - 17 September 2020

Mackay, Outback Queensland – dates TBC

Helpful tips and resources

Here's a list of helpful tips and resources that were shared during the sessions which may assist to keep you informed, grow your business and enhance your marketing:

COVID-19 resources:

  • TEQ's COVID-19 updates - TEQ's current marketing, CEO updates and global market and aviation updates
  • TEQ's COVID-19 resources - including how to operate your business safely, how to stage COVID Safe events, support for businesses and the latest COVID-19 research insights.

TEQ resources:


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  • Email for your BOQE report:
  • Remember to tag your social media posts with @queensland and #thisisqueensland hashtag. Our social media team monitor all tagged photos and then re-publish select posts on Queensland social media accounts 
  • In order to be featured on, ensure you are an ATDW member. If you aren’t already, please check here for more information (ATDW listings are currently free of charge thanks to TEQ and the regional tourism organisations)
  • Once you are an ATDW member you will also be assessed as part of the Best of Queensland Experiences Program, which includes prioritisation on