Grampians Tourism Industry Forum 14th Feb

Published on 06 March 2024

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Come and join us at our Industry Forum and Networking event in Horsham.

Date: Thursday 14 March

Time: 2:30pm to 6:00pm

Venue: Maydale Reserve, Horsham Showgrounds

Come and hear from Ryan Smith, Founder & Chief Access Officer from The Access Agency about getting your business ready for accessible tourism, the opportunities and ROI. Data from Tourism Research Australia’s National Visitor Survey shows that travel groups including people with disability or a long-term health condition in Australia accounted for:

  • $13.5 billion (17% of total) of domestic day and overnight trip spend
  • 46.1 million domestic trips (19% of total).

Find out more from Fiona Sweetman of Victoria Tourism Industry Council about Typsy an online training platform. Typsy is a new program to help upskill and attract new workers to the Tourism, Hospitality, and Events sectors. All operators in tourism, events, hospitality, accommodation attractions, and more can register for this program to use for free.

Also get the latest updates from our range of guest speakers including:

• Sunil Bhalla, CEO at Horsham Rural City Council

• Andrea Cross, Executive Officer at Horsham Ag Society

• Marc Sleeman, CEO at Grampians Tourism

The forum is free to attend and it's also a fantastic opportunity to network with industry colleagues, the GT Team, and our Board members as well.

To take part, register here for free by COB Monday 11th March.

Kind regards,

Marc Sleeman

CEO - Grampians Tourism Boar