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19 Jun 2018

More tourists, more jobs: Virgin Australia turbocharges into Alice

The Chief Minister today welcomed Virgin Australia’s inaugural flight between Brisbane and Alice Springs, increasing competition and connectivity between the two regions and bringing more tourists into Central Australia.

The new service is big win for the Northern Territory Government’s $103 million Turbocharging Tourism stimulus package, where $10.85 million has been invested into cooperative marketing with airlines and other partners to drive visitation and support sustainable airline services.

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