Industry News & Updates

Industry News & Updates

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
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August 2021 Member Mingle Wrap & Social Snaps

Eight Willlow Retreat provided a stunning backdrop as members of the Margaret River Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Margaret River Busselton Tourism Association gathered for our co-hosted August Member Mingle.Steve Harrison, MRBTA Joint CEO, welcomed everyone to the beautiful resort, saying how pleasing it was to be in partnership…
Michelle Deighton
August 24, 2021