Developed in partnership with regional tourism experts and focusing on tourism development, the ART Webinar Series has been specially designed for regional Councils and Visitor Information Centres (VIC).
Next session: 31 July 2020, 11am
The next session will focus on the Australian tourism opportunity. TA Managing Director, Phillipa Harrison will be joined by Australia’s Tourism Minister, Simon Birmingham, who will give an update on Australia’s response to coronavirus.
While there may be an opportunity for questions due to high demand, attendees are encouraged to submit a question upon registration and the most common questions will be asked during the webinar.
WEEKLY WEBINAR SERIES
Build Back Better Webinar Series
Industry leader discussion panels: Getting ready for travellers to start traveling again is key to ensuring your business is set up for future success and ATEC is here to help you!
Register here for the next session.
Road to Recovery Tourism Tutorials
ATEC has developed the ‘Road to Recovery’ Tourism Tutorial Series, a 36-week program designed to provide our industry with all the necessary tools in order to be ready for the bounce back. The Road to Recovery Tourism Tutorials are just 45 mins, are free of charge and will be hosted every Thursday at 2 pm (AEST).
Register here for the upcoming tutorials.
What Tourism Businesses Can Do Right Now to Navigate the COVID-19 Crisis
Thursday 26th March 2020
Following on from the ART COVID-19: Impacts On Tourism online discussion, Australian Regional Tourism partnered with Tourism e-School to deliver a practical online workshop to support tourism operators as we navigate our way through these difficult times.
The online workshop provides practical ideas and live examples of how tourism businesses can use this time to focus on business development and get ready for the bounce back post COVID-19.
Also see Tourism e-School’s blog posts developed to support the regional tourism community:
- COVID-19 – Immediate Response Action Plan For Destinations
- COVID-19 – Immediate Action Plan For Tourism Businesses
COVID-19: The Impacts on Tourism
Thursday 19th March 2020
To support our regional tourism communities during these unprecedented times, ART hosted an online panel discussion to provide guidance to local governments supporting their local tourism operators and industry through the impacts of COVID-19.
The panel discussion facilitated by Lauren Douglass, ART Executive Officer included:
• Coralie Bell, ART Chair, Tourism Manager Shoalhaven City Council
• Dominic Mehling, Industry Relations Manager at Tourism Australia
• Dean Long, CEO at Accommodation Association of Australia
• Shane McClelland, General Manager, Communications at DNSW
• Linda Tillman, Managing Director at Tilma Group
The topics covered include managing event and accommodation cancellations, and visitor communications.
Redesigning Regional Visitor Information Centres – Barossa Relaunched 2019
Monday 2nd December 2019
In this 30 minute ART webinar, learn about the journey from concept through to reality. Interviewing Jo Seabrook, Manager of Visitor Services Barossa Council, and Ali Uren, Founder of Kiikstart, ART will be unpacking what it takes to imagine a VIC that is best placed to meet the ever changing needs of guests while leveraging the community and the visitor family and friends market.
What is the role of Local Government in a Modern and Changing Tourism Industry?
Wednesday 13th November 2019
This 30 minute ART webinar, presented by Linda Tillman, Managing Director of Tilma Group and Ali Uren, Founder of Kiikstart, will encourage solution focused thinking and challenge regional tourism leaders as they consider ‘what is the role of Local Government in a modern and changing tourism industry?’
TOURISM AUSTRALIA | Weekly Tourism Webinar
Tourism Australia will be hosting weekly webinars every Friday, to keep the industry connected and informed as you try to navigate your businesses and people through the current crisis. They will be bringing you the most up to date information direct from the relevant experts.
View previous sessions (free registration required):
- Session 14 | Friday 17 July
- Session 13 | Friday 3 July
- Session 12 | Friday 19 June
- Session 11 | Friday 5 June
- Session 10 | Friday 29 May
- Session 9 | Friday 22 May
- Session 8 | Friday 15 May
- Session 7 | Friday 8 May
- Session 6 | Friday 1 May
- Session 5 | Friday 24 April
- Session 4 | Friday 17 April
- Session 3 | Thursday 9 April
- Session 2 | Friday 3 April
- Session 1 | Friday 27 March
Additional resources to accompany the webinars are available at Tourism Australia’s website
AUSTRALIAN TOURISM EXPORT COUNCIL | Weekly Update Webinar
ATEC is running a series of weekly webinars for members covering the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. The series will provide members with an opportunity to receive the latest information regarding the rapidly changing circumstances and the pacts the virus us having on our industry.
ATEC will run these webinars every Wednesday at 1.00 pm (AEST) for the foreseeable future. Previous sessions:
- Webinar 6 | Regional Tourism Returns – Are We Ready?
- Webinar 5 | Sharing Australia with the World – the Power of Virtual Experiences
- Webinar 4 | Keys to Recovery – an STO perspective
- Webinar 3 | Building Back Better
- Webinar 2 | COVID-19 Webinar
- Webinar 1 | Business Hibernation – Downscaling to Survive
Road to Recovery Series
ATEC has developed the ‘Road to Recovery’ Tourism Tutorial Series, with all the necessary tools to equip industry to be ready for the bounce back. Catch up on previous sessions here