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Workshop Wrap: Mastering LGBTQ+ Inclusive Experiences | Nov 2023

The Mastering LGBTQ+ Inclusive Experiences workshop, held on Tuesday 21st November at Tanah Marah, was a fantastic session led by Charlie Douty, the Founder of Welcome with Pride & Husbands That Travel. Their "Welcome with Pride" accreditation program recognises operators committed to providing genuinely inclusive experiences for LGBTQIA+ visitors. The…
Melissa Carmichael
November 28, 2023

Welcoming Cruise Guests to the West Workshop

The Margaret River Busselton Tourism Association (MRBTA) and Tourism Western Australia are excited to announce that a Welcoming Cruise Guests to the West’ Workshop will be held in Busselton on Tuesday 3 October.  Christine Cole, Cruise Tourism Manager, will provide an introduction to cruise, highlighting the benefits for Busselton and…
Peta Fussell
September 21, 2023

The Power of Storytelling (Mindful Margaret River)

The Margaret River region is everything we love about Western Australia. Warm and welcoming, unpretentious and real. And heart-stoppingly, take-your-breath-away beautiful.  However, as we come out of COVID 19, there will be much competition to attract visitors to our region.   The success of future tourism business will be partly based…

Telling Your Story in Business: The human connection

Connect your story to your business Facts and figures are important in business, but emotions move beyond the rational. More often than not, people remember you through the stories you tell, and how you make them feel. How can you connect your story to your business so that people want…

Build Your Own Wix Website

Create a website using Wix Need a business website on a budget, but not sure where to start? In this workshop, you will learn the basics of the free Wix website platform, and start the process of building a business website by creating your homepage. The workshop is suitable for…
Melissa Carmichael
April 17, 2020

How To Write A Business Plan

Business Plans don't have to be daunting! In this workshop, you will investigate the why and how of writing a business plan. Whether you're just starting out or need to refocus your existing business plan, this workshop will give you an opportunity to focus on the big picture.
Melissa Carmichael
April 8, 2020

Speed Dating Workshop

The speed-dating format is a proven way for businesses to generate new ideas and connections. Accommodation and experience providers are invited to meet and exchange ideas on collaborative experience building and new ways of working together.
Melissa Carmichael
January 3, 2020

Experience Building

This workshop aims to help businesses identify new tourism experiences or enhance existing experiences. Business will learn to deliver engaging and memorable visitor experiences by understanding the needs and preferences of the market. Encompasses contemporary experience development practices such as customer mapping, storytelling, online marketing and social media engagement. 
Melissa Carmichael
December 30, 2019

Airline Ready Workshop

This is a repetition of the workshops provided in November 2019, and will cover the topics included in the Industry Toolkit: Distribution Systems; Commercial Partnerships; Selecting the Best Technology for Your Business; Your Website as a Direct Sales Channel and more.
Melissa Carmichael
December 30, 2019