2020 Industry News Archive

Stakeholder Update | November 2020

A message from our General Manager: It’s great to be connecting wearing my new hat as General Manager for Destination Sydney Surrounds South. I have…

Stakeholder Update | mid-July 2020

NSW has made several changes to COVID-19 control measures, with several restrictions eased and new rules put in place regarding travellers from known virus hotspots…

Stakeholder Update | June 2020

59 Regional events receive Government funding to boost local tourism economies Regional New South Wales will receive a welcome boost to tourism with 59 events…

Stakeholder Update | mid-June 2020

The COVID Safe Business Planning page of the DNSW corporate website has been updated with the easy three step planning tool/process released by the NSW…

Stakeholder Update | June 2020

Destination NSW has unveiled the next phase of the tourism recovery campaign, Now’s The Time To Love NSW, heralding the ‘reboot’ of 2020 for visitors…

Breaking News | 20 May 2020

NSW residents will be able to take a holiday anywhere in NSW from next month, with intra-state travel restrictions to be lifted from Monday 1…

Stakeholder Update | mid-May 2020

The board and team at DSSS continue to advocate on the social and economic benefits that the visitor economy brings to the many businesses across…

Stakeholder Update | May 2020

*NSW COVID-19 Restrictions Updated, *Regenerate Regional Event Initiative Now Open for Applications, and more important industry updates...

Stakeholder Update | mid-April 2020

Employers can now enrol for the Government’s $130 billion JobKeeper payment scheme, which supports businesses affected by the coronavirus to help keep more Australians in…

Stakeholder Update | April 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the restrictions on public gatherings, the NSW Government will be launching the NSW Small Business Bushfire Information Roadshow as…

$1 Million Fund for Regional Events Now Open

Regional communities – in particular those affected by bushfires and drought – can now apply for $1 million worth of grants to deliver events that…

Now’s the time to #LoveNSW

NSW Government launches $10 million tourism recovery plan...

Visitor Economy Bushfire Recovery Summit

Recent and on-going bushfire events have and continue to severely impact communities in NSW. Our thoughts are with those who have been impacted by the…

Stakeholder Update | February 2020

It’s been a tough start to 2020 with some parts of the region still under threat from bushfires, while other parts have been affected by…

Tourists encouraged to return to the Southern Highlands and Wollondilly

Tourists are encouraged to start returning to the villages and towns within the Southern Highlands area spreading from Warragamba Dam and Picton through to Wingello…

Tourist encouraged to return to the Shoalhaven

Tourists are encouraged to start returning to the villages and towns along the Shoalhaven coast as weather conditions improve.

A message regarding the NSW Bushfires

A Message from Destination NSW: Our thoughts and sympathies are with families and communities affected by the unprecedented bushfires in NSW, and our eternal thanks…