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Jenny Lee

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Public votes Busselton best for tourism in WA

Busselton has been named the winner of the 2024 7News Top Tourism Town Award at a ceremony held on Tuesday night in Mandurah as part of the 2024 Perth Airport WA Tourism Conference. The awards recognise towns which are committed to tourism and offer visitors a unique and memorable holiday experience. MRBTA…
Jenny Lee
June 13, 2024
Capes Foundation

Eagles Heritage Renamed as Capes Raptor Centre

Capes Foundation is pleased to announce the renaming of Eagles Heritage, a renowned facility dedicated to the care of raptors, to Capes Raptor Centre. This renaming reflects Capes Foundation's ongoing commitment to enhancing facilities and improving the overall experience for birds, visitors, and staff.  The decision to change the name…
Jenny Lee
June 10, 2024
Capes Foundation

Night Calling Premiere Packs HEART 

A sell-out crowd packed the Margaret River HEART - Nala Bardip Mia last Tuesday for a rare insight into the world of the Masked Owl, and the tireless work being undertaken to understand and protect these mysterious raptors living amongst us.   Hosted by Owl Friendly Margaret River Region and Margaret…
Jenny Lee
March 20, 2024
Airport

Sydney to Busselton: Route Marketing and First Flight Gift Bags

Preparations for the launch of Jetstar's Sydney to Busselton flights are underway, with the route commencing on Tuesday 26 March. Jetstar will operate the service three times per week on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. How does the route marketing work? Tourism WA continues to be the lead destination marketing body…
Jenny Lee
February 21, 2024
Industry News & Updates

South West DAMA Labour Market survey

  The South West DAMA (Designated Area Migration Agreement) is a special migration program which assists businesses operating within the South West to access a broader range of occupations as well as concessions not generally available through the standard skilled visa programs. As part of the DAMA, shortages in skilled…
Jenny Lee
February 21, 2024
Events

Partner opportunities: Margaret River Readers and Writers Festival 2024

Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival (MRRWF) has the following opportunities available for partners of the 2024 festival, taking place from 17 - 19 May 2024. For Accommodation Partners: MRRWF is running an exclusive accommodation partnership and is looking for accommodation partners in the Margaret River and Busselton regions. In…
Jenny Lee
January 22, 2024
What's new about MRBTA members?

Member Product Updates – January 2024

Accommodation Update Hilton Garden Inn Busselton: 2024 has started off well with the eagerly anticipated opening of the new Hilton Garden Inn.  The Hilton is a key addition to the Busselton Foreshore precinct with 110 rooms,  food & beverage options and a stunning function space with views over the bay…
Jenny Lee
January 22, 2024
What's new from the MRBTA?

New Map for Busselton

Visitors have additional reasons to explore Busselton's town centre thanks to the release of a new walking map, produced by Margaret River Busselton Tourism Association (MRBTA) with funds from the City of Busselton’s Economic Development and Marketing Grants Program.   Busselton's newest visitor tool encourages visitors to go exploring on…
Jenny Lee
December 14, 2023