Queensland minister for tourism, innovation and sport, the Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe MP, has introduced a significant sponsorship for the third annual Accessible & Inclusive Tourism Convention in Asia-Pacific (AITCAP 2023).

“An increasing number of individuals with a incapacity and their households are on the lookout for journey choices that may cater to their wants,” Hinchliffe mentioned.

“We wish this 12 months to be the transformation that creates an everlasting legacy for Queensland as an inclusive, world-class customer vacation spot. Queensland’s nice way of life and world-class customer experiences are too good to not be loved by everybody.”

Nicely timed to assist meet the targets of the 12 months of Accessible Tourism, AITCAP 2023 will enable tourism operators and locations to study tips on how to finest meet the wants of the 20 per cent of travellers which have a incapacity, and permit them to attach with numerous organisations across the area who’re working towards a typical aim of creating journey extra accessible for everyone.

The hybrid occasion contains an intensive 1-day in-person convention on 28 April in Queensland, and a 1-day digital convention on 11 Could, in addition to a variety of facet occasions.

GetAboutAble is partnering with the Queensland Authorities who’ve demonstrated their dedication to being a world main accessible & inclusive vacation spot by initiatives just like the Accessible Tourism Toolkit, Accessible Tourism in Queensland venture and declaring 2023 12 months of Accessible Tourism with related funding.

The occasion will happen on the Sea World Resort Convention Centre and on a devoted on-line platform, each chosen for his or her accessibility.

For extra particulars and to register click on right here.