CONFIDENCE among Riverland tourism operators is on the rise following the opening of South Australian state borders last week.
SOUTH Australian TV and radio personality Andrew ‘Cosi’ Costello said Riverlanders should be “very proud” of how the region’s tourism industry has bounced back during a visit to the region last week.
VISITORS from across the state and from interstate flocked to the region over the long weekend, with the influx of tourists providing a much-needed boost to local businesses.
THE Riverland is set to benefit from a $20 million funding injection by the State Government into South Australia’s regional tourism sectors.
FEDERAL Trade and Tourism Minister Simon Birmingham assured Riverland winegrowers the Government will mount the “strongest possible case” against Chinese dumping allegations during a visit to the region recently.
THE chair and chief executive of South Australia’s peak tourism body have praised the optimism of Riverland operators during their post-COVID-19 recovery during a whirlwind visit to the region recently.
RIVERLAND tourism businesses have experienced another boost, with many operators reporting they were “really busy” during the July school holidays.
THE Riverland’s peak tourism body recently unveiled its new general manager, with the new boss set to take over the reins next week.