Updates on Restrictions for Tourism Businesses

Posted on May 20, 2020Categories NewsTags , , , , , ,   Leave a comment on Updates on Restrictions for Tourism Businesses

As Phase 2 began on Monday, the State Government has released its formal Closure and Restrictions (Limit the Spread) Directions (No 3) which identifies permitted and restricted activities. The Directions can be seen here. You should review the Directions and how they apply to your individual business. 1. Permitted Tourism Services exempt from Gathering Limits and Safety Plans Under Section 12 of the Directions, many tourism services are exempt from the limits on gatherings. Neither the 20 person nor 4 … Continue reading “Updates on Restrictions for Tourism Businesses”

An Australian first: two different species of Australian pearls successful spawned by third-generation Australian pearl farming operation, Pearls of Australia.

Posted on April 30, 2020Categories Press ReleaseTags , , , ,   Leave a comment on An Australian first: two different species of Australian pearls successful spawned by third-generation Australian pearl farming operation, Pearls of Australia.

Innovation during a time of COVID-19, pivoting the business’ retail and tourism arm to a hands-on farming initiative, to ensure the long-term livelihood of Australian-grown pearls. An Australian first: simultaneous spawning of two types of pearl oysters by one company Pivoting business model: COVID-19 challenge see the redeployment of staff from the operation’s tourism arm and retail, to hands-on pearl farming Good news: the success of this breeding program helps ensure the long term future for Australian-farmed pearls  Pearls of … Continue reading “An Australian first: two different species of Australian pearls successful spawned by third-generation Australian pearl farming operation, Pearls of Australia.”

Award-winning Kimberley tourism campaign returns

Posted on February 19, 2020Categories Press ReleaseTags , , , , ,   Leave a comment on Award-winning Kimberley tourism campaign returns

An award-winning tourism campaign featuring the charming adventures of a retired couple travelling the Kimberley Region of Western Australia is back. The original Magic Kimberley campaign produced by Australia’s North West in 2019 was awarded the gold medal for Destination Marketing at the WA Tourism Awards and is in the running for the national awards to be presented next month. Magic Kimberley – The Sequel launched today with a five-minute online video featuring much-loved characters Denise and Michael returning to … Continue reading “Award-winning Kimberley tourism campaign returns”

Shane Jacobson returns for new Broome tourism campaign

Posted on January 31, 2020Categories Press ReleaseTags , , , ,   Leave a comment on Shane Jacobson returns for new Broome tourism campaign

A new tongue-in-cheek tourism campaign showcasing Broome and the Dampier Peninsula in Australia’s North West and featuring popular Australian actor Shane Jacobson has launched. The five-episode video series features Jacobson’s trademark humour set amongst breathtaking locations including the Horizontal Waterfalls, Cape Leveque, Waterfall Reef and Shell Island at Cygnet Bay, and Cable Beach, and includes guest appearances by Traditional Owners and tour operators from the region. The campaign was produced by Australia’s North West Tourism and follows the first successful … Continue reading “Shane Jacobson returns for new Broome tourism campaign”