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MRBTA Member Finalists in 2021 Perth Airport Western Australian Tourism Awards

A number of MRBTA member businesses have been recognised as finalists in the 2021 Perth Airport Western Australian Tourism Awards.  These awards recognise and reward business excellence, innovation and professionalism in tourism across the state. MRBTA would like to congratulate the below members on their efforts and being recognised for…
Melissa Carmichael
October 14, 2021
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September 2021 Member Mingle Wrap & Social Snaps

Our September Member Mingle was held at the gorgeous Happs Wines in collaboration with Goanna Bush Gallery Café. The co-hosts gave members and stakeholders an evening to remember by exploring different spaces with delicious food and wine pairings.During the evening Stacey Lewis, Sales and Marketing Manager at Happs Wines, gave…
Michelle Deighton
October 11, 2021
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South West Critical Workforce Campaign

We’re partnering with SWDC and other government, industry, education and training providers to investigate solutions that address critical labour shortages in the Busselton and Margaret River regions. We want your feedback on hospitality entry level roles for local juniors aged 15-17, to fill casual summer vacancies and potentially more regular employment.…
Melissa Carmichael
September 20, 2021
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New guidelines for tourism signage eligibility

Main Roads WA has published new guidelines and eligibility criteria for businesses wishing to benefit from road signage on State roads. What has changed for tourism businesses? The guidelines include a tightening of the assessment criteria used in the approval process for new tourism signage. Assessment Criteria The guidelines will…
Jenny Lee
September 15, 2021
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Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse Works

Significant restoration works have now begun at Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse.  The restoration is undertaken by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) as part of its nationwide maintenance and conservation program for lighthouses across Australia. The restoration works are expected to be completed in March 2022. During this period, the Lighthouse…
Melissa Carmichael
September 13, 2021