22 May 13
Readers of the Telegraph newspaper's Ultratravel magazine have named Australia as the best country in the world as part of its annual survey.
21 May 13
The cost of a 457 visa to Australia will double to AU$900 in July, it was announced in last week's Federal Budget.
14 May 13
A report from Restaurant and Catering Australia (R&CA) claims as many as 10,000 jobs in the hospitality industry could be created should penalty rates change.
10 May 13
The number of people in employment in Australia rose in April by over 50,000 people, surpassing all predictions.
08 May 13
The number of international visitors coming to Australia is outgrowing domestic tourism for the first time since 2003, a recent report has revealed.
29 Apr 13
Tourism Australia says the country's tourism industry is performing better than expected, with the industry expected to be worth AU$115 billion (£76 billion) by the end of the decade.
23 Apr 13
Current rates of Australian immigration will see the country's population surpass 23 million people later today.
22 Apr 13
A spokesperson for the Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) has said the department is limited as to how it can detect abuse of the 457 visa scheme.
18 Apr 13
Australian tourism experts are hoping Aussie Adam Scott's Masters 2013 win will give the country's burgeoning golf tourism industry a boost.
10 Apr 13
Former UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has been criticised by current Australian Foreign Secretary Bob Carr over an 'unabashedly racist' comment she made to him regarding Australian immigration policy.