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EOIs open: 1-1 Interstate Readiness Mentoring

Over the last few years at MRBTA we have increased our focus on helping member businesses to review, improve and create new experience offerings. In partnership with other organisations including Australia's South West (ASW), we have helped over 100 local businesses in their efforts to become 'Airline Ready', and supported…
Jenny Lee
January 12, 2022
Industry News & Updates

Interstate Market Drive Trails – Project Update

The ‘Interstate Market Drive Trails' project aims to accelerate the region's interstate market recovery as domestic travel returns in the coming months. The project has been designed by MRBTA in partnership with ASW, and has received funding from the Australian Government under the Recovery for Regional Tourism program, an initiative…
Jenny Lee
December 20, 2021
Industry News & Updates

Bushfire Recovery Planning

Together with partners at the Shire of Augusta Margaret River, the Undalup Association, the Margaret River Wine Association and Nature Conservation Margaret River Region, MRBTA has worked to develop a six-point Recovery Plan, which identifies the priority areas of focus for the region not only to recover, but to thrive…
Jenny Lee
December 20, 2021
Industry News & Updates

Celebrating Success at the WA Tourism Awards

The incredible resilience of Western Australia’s leading tourism operators was celebrated over the weekend at the industry’s premier awards ceremony, the 2021 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards Gala Dinner. Businesses from our region collected an outstanding 13 awards in total, with Busselton Jetty and CinefestOZ inducted into the 'Hall of Fame' after winning Gold…
Jenny Lee
November 15, 2021
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Regional staff shortages update

As Margaret River Region businesses continue to grapple with staff shortages, a number of initiatives are currently underway to address the issue in the short and long-term. Immediate recruitment opportunities Businesses looking to recruit staff immediately are able to access the following opportunities: Ctrl your summer job: Advertise casual summer…
Jenny Lee
November 12, 2021