Applications for the Business Costs Assistance Program and the Licensed Hospitality Venue Fund to help businesses affected for the Circuit Breaker restrictions are now open. View more here.
The Victorian Government has announced that from 11.59pm Thursday 17 June, restrictions will be further eased in Metropolitan Melbourne and Regional Victoria. See the summary here.
Use of the Victorian Government QR code service is now mandatory in all venues and facilities required to have electronic record-keeping for contact tracing purposes. Retail will also be required to use QR codes as of 18 June, and offices as of 1 July. Find out more.
The Holiday Here This Year campaign encourages Australians to support tourism operators and communities around the country by booking and planning a domestic holiday. View more below.
Visit Victoria’s new drive campaign, Stay close, go further is designed to help rebuild Victoria’s visitor economy by promoting visitation and expenditure within the state.
It highlights the creativity, culture and beauty of Melbourne and regional Victoria through its people and connects to the notion of ‘staying close’ (travelling within our great state of Victoria), and the opportunities it affords us, to ‘go further’ (to discover the unexplored or experience something new). View more below.
Click for Vic encourages Victorians to get behind the tourism industry by buying local products online. The campaign aims to connect consumers with Victorian businesses offering at-home, virtual or delivered to your door experiences and to help keep businesses operating during this unprecedented time in our history.
Click for Vic aims to showcase the best of Melbourne and Victoria on the Visit Victoria website, where consumers can gain inspiration to shop online from a wide range of Victorian producers. The Visit Victoria website links consumers to buy direct from businesses or through our partner eCommerce platforms, including Providoor, Co-lab Pantry, and Victorian Country Market.
Read more about these campaigns through the links below.