Eye on Q

'Eye on Q' is TEQ's weekly industry newsletter. Every Thursday Queensland tourism operators can stay connected with everything happening in the tourism industry including the latest TEQ and industry news, events, research statistics, TEQ jobs, resources, business development opportunities and funding announcements.

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September

19 September 2019

Supporting bushfire affected regions, reef experiences shine on snowy backdrop, Golden Week campaign opportunity and more.

12 September 2019

Chinese payment systems and how to use them, boost your social channels, grow your business through a range of workshops and events and more.

5 September 2019 

Marketing campaign delivers for state's north, TEQ named Alipay 'Partner of the Year', social media resource and more.


August

29 August 2019 

Supercars secured for Qld; Unlock the spend potential of Chinese travellers; NRL All Stars Blockbuster

22 August 2019

Events continue to boost local economies, Queensland goes on tour, plenty of business development opportunities and more.

15 August 2019

New tourism data; social media tips and tricks; and operatic masterpiece proves its pull for Qld.

8 August 2019

Events conference in the Outback, MasterChef airs globally, tourism industry jobs and more in this week's edition of Eye on Q. 

1 August 2019

Brisbane business events boom, registrations open for TEQ's China trade mission, how to successfully rebrand your business and more.


July

25 July 2019

Huge names coming to Queensland, what the Instagram changes mean for tourism marketers, new underwater attractions for North Queensland, business growth opportunities and more.

18 July 2019

National Visitor Survey figures, updated Events Guide, travel subsidy for DestinationQ Events Conference and more.

11 July 2019

New events funding, Best of Queensland Experiences case studies, mega weekend of events across the state and more.

4 July 2019

New 'mini program' to attract Chinese visitors, big events showcase state's assets, TEQ marketing update, business resources and more.


June

28 June 2019

DestinationQ Events Conference keynote speaker announced, AirAsia inaugural flight touches down, new images in TEQ gallery and more.

20 June 2019

DestinationQ registrations open, latest International Visitor Survey data, TEQ's new Taste the State series and more.

13 June 2019

Cloncurry to host Queensland's event industry, Conversations begin, scUber momentum continues, plenty of business opportunities and more.

6 June 2019

Second rounding of funding open for Outback Queensland events, scUber moves to Tropical North Queensland, MasterChef hits screens, how to design a winning email and more.


May

30 May 2019

Results from the global scUber campaign, MasterChef Queensland Week, industry opportunities and more.

23 May 2019

TEQ launches world-first global campaign, business resources and more.

16 May 2019

Year of Outback Tourism Events Program, North Queensland campaign, Queensland Tourism Awards resources and more.

9 May 2019

SportAccord puts Queensland on the sporting world map, Magic Round begins in Brisbane, 10 years on from 'Best Job in the World' and more.

2 May 2019

Domestic tourism records, making Queensland China-payment friendly, Outback Queensland tourism season ramps up, how to do Instagram stories and more.


April

18 April 2019

High-profile tourism experiences to elevate the industry, new Queensland events shine and more. 

11 April 2019

Best of Queensland Experiences revealed, Queensland descends on ATE, TODAY in North Queensland, business development opportunities and more.

4 April 2019

Latest visitor numbers, one year on from Commonwealth Games, new international factsheets and more.


March

28 March 2019

Global sports events secured, palaeo-tourism study mission, industry opportunities and more.

21 March 2019

Outback campaign activity ramps up, funding announced for North Queensland eco trail, supporting the dive industry and more.

14 March 2019

New campaign for North Queensland, industry events for Sunshine Coast, China research and more.

7 March 2019

Queensland dominates national awards, events come to Brisbane, Facebook updates and more.


February

28 February 2019

New campaigns, International students choose Qld, China market research and more.

21 February 2019

MasterChef in Queensland, get involved in the Year of Outback Tourism, grow international business through agents and more.

14 February 2019

Premier's Outback Events Program, business events sector booms, online training resources and more.

7 February 2019

New aviation route into Queensland, first Master Reef Guides graduate, support Townsville post-floods and more.


January

31 January 2019

New campaign shines light on Queensland stories, latest accommodation data, reef resources and more.

24 January 2019

Business events and aviation announcements to grow Queensland's tourism economy, help to get an idea off the ground, industry job opportunities and more.

17 January 2019

Handy resources to maximise your event, latest accommodation figures and more. 

Get set and get ahead in 2019, record visitors arrive in Queensland, keeping the reef great, business development opportunities and more.


December

13 December 2018

A message from TEQ CEO Leanne Coddington, new flagship event for Brisbane, small business grants and more.

6 December 2018

QDEP funding opens, summer events deliver results, Google Reviews webinar and more.

November

29 November 2018

Coral spawning begins; Get ready for international visitors; Gold Coast to host major lifesaving event

22 November 2018

Initiatives to boost tourism, big week for industry, grants for small businesses and more

15 November 2018

New GBR campaign; Optimise your Google reviews; TEQ jobs; New melon for Queensland

8 November 2018

More payment options for Chinese visitors, how to work with the media, industry opportunities and more

1 November 2018

Events deliver bumper results for Queensland, UK campaign success, TEQ visual gallery and more


October

25 October 2018

Qld welcomes Royals, UK campaign success, create a winning digital strategy

18 October 2018

Wave of event announcements showcases value, proposals invited for new ecotourism trail operators, Tobruk to open to divers and more

11 October 2018

Spots filling up fast for Queensland Tourism Week masterclasses, Royal itinerary confirmed, TEQ job opportunities and more

4 October 2018

Latest visitor stats released, TEQ job opportunities, high-profile event confirmed for Qld, TEQ’s annual report released and more

September

27 September 2018

DestinationQ conference; going mobile tips; World Tourism Day; Queensland shortlisted for Next Big Thing

19 September 2018

Major aviation conference for Qld; grant opportunities; Gold Coast bumper weekend & more

13 September 2018

Royals to visit Queensland, resources to help achieve best practice, new research released and more.

6 September 2018

Funding announced for events across Queensland, Facebook technology to benefit businesses and career development for tourism professionals.

August

30 August 2018

Using influencers to boost your marketing strategy; sporting events bolster state's tourism; 400 agents and tourism businesses connect on the Gold Coast and more

23 August 2018

How to leverage Queensland's social channels, get on top of evolving social platforms, TNQ's aviation wins and more.

16 August 2018

ATE19 seller applications open, new Facebook tools for businesses and Mount Isa Rodeo delivers for Qld.

10 August 2018

How to make events work for your destination; new events resource; last minute Queensland Tourism Awards help; bite sized training and plenty of opportunities to grow your business.

2 August 2018 

New Qld campaign reaches 1 in 2 Australians; improve your online reputation; last chance to sign up for free events conference; boost for Qld Tourism.

July

26 July 2018

Free access to Qld imagery, new ecotourism experience and new international education paper.

19 July 2018

Funding available; job opportunities; website mistakes to avoid; interim Best of Qld results out soon.

12 July 2018
Make your visitor experience shine, Townsville 400 reaps tourism rewards and Conversations across Queensland.

5 July 2018

TEQ leverages the Logies to promote tourism, new Outback tourism video launched, resources to help your business grow, funding opportunities and more in TEQ's industry e-newsletter.

June

28 June 2018

High-profile industry leaders for DestinationQ, Dundee campaign wins award, grant application tips and more...

21 June 2018

Qld domestic tourism market soars, historic Qld NRL deal, make your next event a success and what the latest Instagram changes mean.

14 June 2018

Seven endurance events locked in, high value traveller research revealed, DestinationQ heads to Gladstone and more...

7 June 2018

Queensland events receive funding, Malaysia Airlines returns to Qld, help visitors drive the reef and more...

May

31 May 2018

Commonwealth Games boosts Qld accommodation, Indigenous resource available this National Reconciliation Week, women's leadership opportunity and more...

24 May 2018

Facebook insights; grants; award and leadership opportunities; apply for India's travel mission.

17 May 2018

Become a best of Queensland experience; locals share Queensland story in new campaign; women in leadership opportunity.

10 May 2018

TEQ's Conversations with Industry begin, influencers showcase Reef, Australia’s largest tourism network opportunity and more…

3 May 2018

Qld star immortalised in Hollywood, Whitsundays tourism permits, apply for Qld on Tour Japan, GC2018 numbers revealed.

April

26 April 2018

Winton's Way Out West Fest success, Parineeti Chopra returns to Queensland, latest tourism snapshots and more...

20 April 2018 

Building a Games legacy, Qld's huge contingent at ATE18, master your award submission skills and more...

12 April 2018 

Help your customers incorporate an Indigenous experience into their next Qld holiday, connect with industry, business events support and more...

5 April 2018

It's back: our brand evolves, GC2018 gets underway, get a great online review and more...

March

29 March 2018

Latest domestic statistics, Qld dominates TripAdvisor Awards, GC2018 industry resources & more… 

22 March 2018

Vietjet's new route to Queensland, Australian-first Italian Ballet, TEQ jobs, storytelling tips and more.

15 March 2018

Latest international visitor statistics, QDEP funding opens, become one of Queensland’s best experiences and learn Attenborough’s favourite (hint: it’s in Queensland!)

8 March 2018

Job vacancies, Commonwealth Games countdown, trade and media famils resource and more...

1 March 2018

Add video to marketing mix; Queensland shines at peak national tourism awards; major ecotourism conference.

February

22 February 2018

Tourism experiences vying for Tourism Award wins, Logies date locked in, events marketing 101 and more...

15 February 2018

Corroboree Asia on the Gold Coast, best times to post on socials, Dundee marketing activity & more...

8 February 2018

TA's marketing gem; Get your consumers holiday planning; Ramp up your social media & more.

1 February 2018

Parineeti Chopra's Queensland holiday highlights, podcast your way to a website, dream deal for Queensland & more...

January

25 January 2018

Insights on Facebook changes, Fresh Prince on the Reef, Breakfast with the Tourism Minister and more...

18 January 2018

Boost your business performance in 2018.

11 January 2018

Major airline returns, TEQ jobs & more.

December

20 December 2017

Season's greetings from our CEO.

14 December 2017

Latest international visitor figures out now.

7 December 2017

There's one million reasons to celebrate.

November

30 November 2017

Ground-breaking Great Barrier Reef coral experiment. 

22 November 2017

TEQ jobs | Are your socials holiday ready?

16 November 2017

Funding for regional events now available.

9 November 2017

Strive to be named one of the best in Queensland!

2 November 2017

Borobi & Rimau shine spotlight on the Gold Coast...

October

26 October 2017

See the latest regional snapshots of Queensland's visitors and more...

19 October 2017

It's all about events in Queensland...

12 October 2017

Online tips that will boost your tourism business...

5 October 2017

Queensland Regional Tourism Satellite Accounts released today and more...

September

28 September 2017

TEQ launches world-first Best of Queensland Experiences Program!

21 September 2017

Domestic travellers break visitor records for Queensland & more...

13 September 2017

Australian TV's night of nights coming to Queensland & more...

7 September 2017

$5.2 billion boost for Qld from international travellers & more...

August

31 August 2017

New events guide now available & more!

24 August 2017

The Aussies return to Sunshine Coast & more...

10 August 2017

Toowoomba to host Destination Q forum and more...

3 August 2017

Gold Coast sporting announcements and more...

July

27 July 2017

Chinese given real dose of Qld & more...

20 July 2017

Potential underwater art museum in Townsville & more...

13 July 2017

Great Barrier Reef live broadcast & more...

Resources for event organisers, last minute QTA help, bite sized training, and more in your industry newsletter
Funding announced for events across Qld, Facebook tech to benefit businesses and career development for tourism professionals