First Nations Tourism Forum

In a continued partnership with NATOC (NSW Aboriginal Tourism Operators Council) and our colleagues from Regional NSW, we are pleased to be delivering a workshop focused on First Nations Tourism opportunities. There will be no cost to attend, great local coffee and lunch will be included, and everyone is welcome.

Stay tuned for transport options as we confirm our plans.

WHEN: Tuesday, 5th March from 10am – 3pm

WHERE: Brewarrina Visitors Centre & Exhibition Centre

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2024 Visitor Economy Summit

A focus on the power of storytelling will be front and centre at our annual industry forum. Held at the impressive Aboriginal Cultural Centre & Keeping Place, Armidale, expect an action-packed and inspiring day MC’d by the skilled and engaging Nigel Collin. Watch this space for more details.

WHEN: Wednesday 8th May from 9am

WHERE: Aboriginal Cultural Centre & Keeping Place, Armidale

Wontanella Cultural Immersion Program

Wontanella offers programs for Preschool, Primary, Secondary and Tertiary groups, community organisations, agencies, and businesses.

Programs could include a welcoming ceremony, learning about and cooking Bush Tucker, Bush medicines, tools (coolamons, spears, shields etc) and craft making activities.

Find out more here.

Creating Wellness Experiences Webinar

Join Destination NSW and wellness expert, Katherine Droga from Droga & Co., along with guest speakers from Currajong Retreat and Watersports Guru, to explore opportunities for NSW visitor attraction, accommodation and tour and activity providers to create wellness experiences.

Date: Thursday 29 February 2024

Time: 10:30am – 11:30am

Location: Online – Zoom Webinar

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Destination NSW Sustainability Skills Micro-credentials: Round Two

Destination NSW has partnered with EarthCheck, the world’s leading sustainable advisory and scientific benchmarking company for tourism, to fully fund a second round of Sustainability Skills Micro-credentials for NSW visitor economy businesses.Learn the foundations of sustainability for your business operations to meet changing consumer needs and drive cost savings.

Expressions of interest open Tuesday, 10 October 2023 and for any queries please contact product@dnsw.com.au

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NSW First Program

Destination NSW delivers the NSW First program to assist NSW tourism businesses to develop, promote and sell their tourism products. It includes face to face workshops and online webcasts with a focus on free online and on-demand content, to cater to busy round-the-clock tourism businesses across NSW. Live webcasts offer ‘how-to’ insights on a range of topics for the tourism industry, with more events to be added to the calendar throughout the year. For detailed information and to register;

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Destination NSW Industry Events Calendar

The Sydney & NSW Events Calendar includes thousands of events which appeal to a broad spectrum of audiences and experiences.
The calendar includes thousands of community, arts, cultural and sporting events, and can be accessed via our consumer websites sydney.com/events and visitnsw.com/events which attract more than eight million visits per year.

Events Marketing

Destination NSW promotes events as part of its major tourism marketing campaigns in domestic and international markets and also invests in partnership campaigns with the industry.

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Business Events

A website to showcase the array of business event venues and destinations in regional NSW. Plan your next business event or get involved and grow your business in this exciting sector of the State’s economy.

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