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MRBTA Member Finalists in 2021 Perth Airport Western Australian Tourism Awards

By | Industry News & Updates, Networking Events, Regional News
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...
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September 2021 Member Mingle Wrap & Social Snaps

By | Member Events, Networking Events, What's new about MRBTA members?, What's new from the MRBTA?
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,...
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South West Critical Workforce Campaign

By | Industry News & Updates

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….

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Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse Works

By | What's new from the MRBTA?

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…

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Advice, tips and inspiration on promoting vaccine awareness

By | COVID-19

Talking about Vaccination with your Guests Previously in Australia, there has been an expectation that the government should drive vaccination awareness, but more and more, businesses and individuals are becoming involved in proactively raising vaccination awareness. But how should you approach this in your business? The Covid-19 vaccination and its…

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