Tourism is vital to regional Victoria. The Budget continues to invest in Victoria's growing tourism industry, with a major focus on regional Victoria.
What will the money be used for?
This investment includes:
Regional Tourism Infrastructure Fund
The Regional Tourism Infrastructure Fund will provide $101 million to support regional tourism infrastructure initiatives and boost jobs.
Regional Events Fund
A $20 million Regional Events Fund will support a strong calendar of events to attract visitors to the regions.
The Government will invest $38 million in Visit Victoria for major interstate campaigns highlighting regional destinations and continuation of the China brand strategy. This will promote all of Victoria as an attractive tourist destination.
- Visit Victoria website