Industry Events

Upcoming Gippsland Tourism Industry Forums 2017  

East Gippsland – 1 August 2017 Details to be released shortly.

Baw Baw Shire – 5 October 2017 – TBA

Gippsland Tourism Leader & Industry Forums 2017

Held on Thursday 8 June at RACV Inverloch Resort – Presentations

Terry Robinson – CEO Destination Gippsland ‘Presentation and Review’

Terry’s presentation                                                          Gippsland Tourism – Holiday House Research

Graeme Baxter – Regional Director East Region – Parks Victoria – ‘Update and statistics’

Graeme’s Presentation       Parks by Numbers

Lisa Maatsoo – Economic Development Coordinator RDV Gippsland – ‘Regional Development Victoria update’

Lisa’s presentation

Mike Ruzzene – Director Urban Enterprise ‘The Visitor Journey – summary’

Mike’s presentation

Marty Thomas – Moos of Meeniyan proprietor – ‘Visitor Servicing – what that means on a local level for a business and a town’  Link here to Tourism Excellence & Gippsland Tourism Town Excellence project.

David Jones – Chair Meeniyan Festivals and Events Inc. ‘Meeniyan Garlic Festival – Growing your local event’

David’s presentation

PhoebeHoney – Marketing & PR Executive Destination Gippsland- ‘The power of the Visitor Story’

Phoebe’s presentation   Video – We Are Explorers

Jenni McMillan – Team Leader Phillip Island Visitor Information Centre – ‘The Changing world of visitor servicing looking to the future’

Jenni’s presentation

Cecilia and Dale Rogers – Photo Rangers‘A picture is worth a thousand words’

Cecilia and Dale’s presentation

Gippsland Tourism Leader & Industry Forums 2017

Held on Tuesday 4 April at Traralgon Vineyard – Presentations

KEYNOTE SPEAKER – Robynne Berg – Innovation Strategist from thinkplayact ‘Looking beyond: How visitors ignite innovation’

Robynne’s Presentation

Sally Curtis General Manager from Edge Insights ‘Unlocking your business potential’

Sally’s Presentation

Alison Conroy – Marketing Manager from Destination Gippsland ‘Goal Setting: applying Destination Management practices in your business’

Alison’s presentation

Phoebe Honey – PR & Marketing Executive from Destination Gippsland – ‘Social Media for tourism success’

Phoebe’s presentation

Sallie Jones Gippsland Jersey – Follow the story here.

Gippsland Jersey

Ian McDougal – VTIC – Special Gippsland business membership offer.

Ian’s presentation

VTIC in the Loop Membership / DG Membership Form