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PORT STEPHENS ‘INCREDIBLE BY NATURE’ CAMPAIGN It was very exciting last week to launch the new brand campaign for Port Stephens.  The campaign is currently in market with sponsored digital and social media advertising, influencers, Concrete Playground and We are Explorers (digital/social)  in partnership with Destination NSW.  The campaign has been extended to feature outdoor…

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INDUSTRY TOOLKIT – NEW “INCREDIBLE BY NATURE” DESTINATION CAMPAIGN 

We are excited to advise that the new Port Stephens “Incredible by Nature” campaign, in partnership with Destination NSW, has commenced in market as of today across social and digital media as well as outdoor advertising in Sydney and Regional NSW highlighting the extraordinary experiences visitors will encounter in Port Stephens. You can view the…

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Upskill During Lockdown – 12-Week Intensive Online Digital Program

Dear Members,   Now may be a good time to make use of your time during the COVID lockdown period to get on top of your digital marketing, Destination Port Stephens in partnership with Port Stephens Council, are inviting members for an expression of interest for industry to undertake a  (subsidised) 12-week intensive digital marketing program delivered by the…

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Coronavirus Update for Industry II March 2020

To all our industry, We have entered an unprecedented time and recognise that recent decisions to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) will have a monumental impact on our tourism sector, and on your business. Like us, you will be closely watching the latest developments on coronavirus and DPS will continue to share updates on key developments which…

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Visitor Guide 2020

The new Visitors Guide has been published and distributed at the Visitor Information Centre and various locations in Port Stephens. New content has been featured on the Neighbourhoods to build awareness of the towns in Port Stephens and to encourage visitors to discover more of the region. The magazine is a full colour, high quality…

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International Industry Partnership Opportunities 2019-20

Destination Port Stephens provides support and advice to emerging export-ready products and promotes international marketing partners at all trade events, workshops and features in relevant opportunities to increase exposure and inclusion in international programs. Destination Port Stephens works with Destination NSW and Tourism Australia to host international travel trade, media familiarisations, attend trade events, provides…

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2020 Visitor Guide Advertising – booking deadline COB Friday, 15 November 2019

Don’t be left out of this destination’s premier marketing tool – the 2020 Port Stephens Visitor Guide! Advertising bookings open now! Booking deadline COB, Friday 15 November 2019. The Port Stephens Visitor Guide is one of the most significant communication tools for our destination. The magazine is a full colour, high-quality publication with a print…

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Port Stephens continues to be a destination of choice for domestic tourists

Port Stephens continues to be a destination of choice for domestic tourists, with the latest data showing strong growth in the number of visitors and length of stay. The National Visitor Survey, conducted by Tourism Research Australia for year ending March 2019, shows Port Stephens welcomed 805,000 overnight visitors who stayed almost 2.6 million nights.…

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