Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2010 Week 6 Hansard (24 June) . . Page.. 2620..
(1) (iii) & (iv)
Australian Capital Tourism estimates that partners provided more than $500,000 in in-kind support for the Floriade 2009 event (there were no specific in-kind contributions for Floriade NightFest). For example, sponsors provided activation activities on site including their staff and promotions that added to the Floriade & Floriade NightFest entertainment program for consumers.
In-kind Sponsorship highlights included:
In return for these in-kind contributions from partners Australian Capital Tourism provided:
Funding for the 2009 Balloon Spectacular was funded through CMD. Questions associated with its financial performance should be referred to the Chief Minister.
See answers provided above.
(Question No 881)
Mr Smyth asked the Minister for Tourism, Sport and Recreation, upon notice, on 25 March 2010:
(1) What specialist qualifications are required by staff employed in Tourism to undertake their roles and responsibilities and what skills are currently lacking in this area of the Minister's department.
(2) What is the average salary for each employee who has a specialist skill that is required for this area of the department to perform their roles and responsibilities.