“We first met Conan Fahey by chance towards the end of 2013, just when we were putting our toes into the world of inbound Chinese tourism. From this initial meeting, we then met ACDC Chairman, the Hon Chris Schacht at an inbound tourism workshop which really opened our eyes into the inbound Chinese luxury […]
“I first became aware of the Australia China Development Council in 2015 when they hosted a delegation to Qingdao to showcase South Australian businesses. This included fashion in the form of Cristina Tridente’s label Couture+Love+Madness, as well musical act The Germein Sisters.
Since then Cristina’s label has been featured at two international fashion festivals in […]
ACDC has provided Asia marketing services to Northern Territory and South Australia Government:
Currently in pre- production for the Mt Borradaile ‘Chinese Boat’ Expedition. Filming April 2018 TBC
August 2017, TNT’s Lily Ji’s Part 2 of Catch The SuNseT (Kakadu & Katherine/Nitmiluk NP),
August, 2017 filming of Lily for the updating of the Jumping […]
While doing pre production on the Borradaile Boat documentary and filming Tourism NT’s Lily Ji’s Part 2 of Catch The SuNseT documentary we were able to complete the shoot for Tourism NT’s Jumping Croc Kinetic Display.
The Jumping Croc Kinetic Displays are featured at the Darwin and Alice Springs Airports
Since signing a memorandum of understanding with Tourism NT in September 2015, ACDC has worked in partnership with Tourism NT to develop a range of key tourism marketing activities targeting the Greater China market. First up was the luxury adventure documentary ‘Catch the SuNseT’ starring Chinese film actress Lily Ji, filmed in October 2015 […]
“I first met Conan and Chris in 2014 and have attended ACDC inbound tourism workshops, which I found to be very informative and necessary when looking at entering a market that I knew so little about. ACDC helped us to prepare marketing materials and provided marketing services to the Chinese market.
Conan, Chris and their […]
China Ready Accommodation Checklist
The following services and facilities are a must have for the Chinese luxury market:
China Union Pay facilities at front desk and gift shops
Free internet access or Wi-Fi
Consider employing Chinese speaking reception staff
Signage at the front desk
Fast check in and check out
Chinese-language welcome kits in the […]
‘I bumped into Conan and his team at the Wheatsheaf Hotel in Adelaide and talk soon turned to China. I was keen to explore the potential of SA having its own tourism TV show in China. After several trips to China with Conan we got the job done. Conan delivered on everything he said to us. His […]
Thank you to Paul Kirby and Bek Garrett for coordinating this very special collaboration between ACDC, Adriana Dent from Albertini Couture and international actress Lily Ji.
Owl print by Roberta from the Palngun Wurnangat Aboriginal Corporation. Thank you to the NT Government and to the very accommodating staff at the Darwin Parliament House. A fantastic […]
‘After taking over an accommodation facility on Kangaroo Island in November 2016, and realising that we needed some advice on how best to make our Chinese guests feel at home, the first group to come to mind to seek this assistance was the Australia China Development Company (ACDC). Having been associated with this organisation […]