Cruise Ship Arrivals Cancelled until 26th July

Cruise Ship Arrivals Update: We have now received full confirmation that all cruise ship arrivals to Busselton are cancelled until 26 July 2020. Please consult the Cruise Ship Arrivals Calendar on our Corporate Site for the most up to date schedule going forwards.
Jasmin Rouw
April 1, 2020

Essential Service and Crisis Accommodation

A number of our accommodation members have advised they are able to provide essential service and crisis accommodation within the current government guidelines. MRBTA is fielding a small number of enquiries from those working in essential services seeking accommodation, and those already here, who are seeking safe harbour while the…
Jenny Lee
March 26, 2020
Margaret River Magazine Autumn 2020 What's new from the MRBTA?

Order Your 2020 Autumn Magazines

The 2020 Autumn Magazine is available to order now and full of ideas about how visitors can spend their time in this special part of the world. In this issue:  Vintage Meet surfing legend Tom Hoye Vanya Cullen celebrates 30 years How to do the Margaret River Pro Visit artists…
Caron Reynolds
March 20, 2020

Rescheduling of events due to COVID-19

We have updated our events landing page on with the current status of all major events and festivals. If you are rescheduling your event due to COVID-19, please use this as a guide to prevent overlapping with other major events across the region. Please also keep us informed of…
Caron Reynolds
March 19, 2020

Jetstar Flights Postponed

Jetstar has announced that they will delay the inaugural flights from Melbourne to Busselton which were due to commence March 25. It is not sustainable for Jetstar to launch a new flight route at this time. Jetstar will review the scheduled start date in May 2020 and we will keep you up…
Jenny Lee
March 19, 2020

COVID-19: Prepare your Business Communications Plan

If there are changes to your business operations, it will be important for the reputation of your business to maintain strong communications with your customers and stakeholders. MRBTA member Janine Pittaway has share the following tips & thought starters to help businesses through the process of communicating issues and crisis…
Jenny Lee
March 15, 2020
Member EventsNetworking EventsWhat's new about MRBTA members?What's new from the MRBTA?

February Member Mingle Wrap & Social Snaps

The February Member Mingle was jam-packed with over 120 members enjoying an evening in the stunning, newly-renovated space at Swings & Roundabouts Yallingup Cellar Door. During the evening, Amanda Keady, sales and marketing manager at Swings, provided an update on these renovations which includes a greater capacity for functions including…
Melissa Carmichael
February 28, 2020