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Phenomenal Achievement for Margaret River Region Businesses at the WA Tourism Awards

By | Industry News & Updates, What's new about MRBTA members?

Western Australia’s leading tourism operators were recognised for their innovation and commitment to excellence at the industry’s premier awards ceremony, the 2019 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards Gala Dinner, at Crown Perth over the weekend. In its 47th year, the awards attracted a record number of entries from across the…

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October Destination Marketing Snapshot

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We’ve received feedback from some members that they’d like to know more about how we’re marketing the destination. In general, our activity falls into the following categories: Public relations Social media Content marketing via margaretriver.com Campaigns Electronic Direct Mail (EDM’s) Event partnerships We thought we’d start sharing some of our…

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MRBTA Member Finalists in 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 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 the...
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The Beach, Bush and Beyond Report: Understanding Regional Dispersal of Australian Tourists

By | Industry News & Updates

At the 2019 Australian Regional Tourism Convention in Devonport Tasmania, the Hon Senator Jonathon Duniam announced the release of The Beach, Bush and Beyond: Understanding Regional Dispersal of Australian Tourists. This report brings together helpful insights into the work that needs to be done in order to disperse visitors outside…

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2019 AGM Results Announced

By | Your Margaret River Region Events

A message from the Chairman On behalf of the Margaret River Busselton Tourism Association Board of Directors and Executive team, I would like to thank all who attended last night’s Annual General Meeting held at Aravina Estate. I am pleased to announce that the resolution outlined in the Explanatory Memorandum was accepted by…

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Expressions of Interest Open for Cabin Fever Festival 2020

By | Get Involved, Industry News & Updates, Promotional Opportunity, Your Margaret River Region Events

Cabin Fever planning is underway for 2020 and are officially open for EOI’s (can you believe it?). Festival dates have been locked in, and the 10 day winter event is set for July 17-26 2020.  Festival Organisers will be accepting Expressions of Interest for businesses to be considered for the…

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