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The Board and Team at Destination Network Country and Outback NSW are excited to be working with you by supporting collaborative networking environments, improving industry engagement and offering authentic visitor experiences and products while supporting the growth of the region’s visitor economy.

Our newsletters will be a source of sharing best practice and innovative product development, funding platforms, opportunities and information, celebration of successes, access to industry training and education, collaboration and insight.

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Webinar Recording - DNCO Connect Webinar series #1

Accommodation Association
7 October 2020

The new DNCO Connect Webinar series is connecting our industry with hands-on training,up-skilling and recruitment opportunities.

Don’t miss out on a cuppa with Cass from the Accommodation Association to hear about the hospitality recruitment program; PaTH.

This is the first of a series of webinars designed to support you to recover and thrive by connecting you with opportunities to train, up-skill and recruit staff and innovate your business.

Learn how the Accommodation Association can recruit an intern for your business for FREE for up to 4 weeks, and if eligible, you get paid $1,000 for every intern who starts, and up to $10,000 for every intern that you employ.

All interns are trained in COVID-19.

This is a great opportunity to build your brand and for recovery and growth of your business.

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Webinar Recording - DNCO Connect Webinar Series #2

TAFE Webinar – Upskilling and Training opportunities
16 October 2020

DNCO organised a webinar to provide the industry with info on what tailor-made training sessions TAFE could develop to suit the needs of your business.

Especially in the current environment, it is essential to identify and close the current training gaps in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry. Take this opportunity to talk directly to TAFE to recover and invest in your business and staff.

Focus on short courses, upskill your staff and start seeing results immediately.

This webinar will give you the opportunity to have an interactive chat with Amanda, Head Teacher Hospitality, Commercial Cookery, Events & Tourism to discuss the training options for your business and employees.

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Survive and thrive through COVID-19
7 May 2020

DNCO organised a workshop how to survive and thrive through the phases of COVID-19 for Country and Outback tourism and the economy.

Cara George, Mudgee Region Tourism CEO, shared insights and answered questions on how  Mudgee Region Tourism shifted gear to cater to the travel and social isolation restrictions to support local business and tourism with their “Feel the Love Virtually” campaign.

DNCO General Manager, Lucy White also shared insights on what the peak tourism bodies are saying about the new traveller and what they’re looking for in a destination and holiday experience in the new reality post COVID-19.

If you have adapted a different approach to your product offering, please let us know by clicking here and sending the completed form to admin@dnconsw.com.au titled “Adapted Experience”.

Information regarding future DNCO webinars will be shared on this page when available.
In the meantime, feel free to watch the recording of our first webinar.

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Webinar resources

TA, Business HQ, Business Connect, ATEC, DNSW & NSW Business Chamber

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DNSW - 'Insights' newsletter

Destination NSW’s industry Newsletter, “Insights”, is distributed to more than 3,000 registered contacts across the state. Information on Destination NSW marketing campaigns, events, development opportunities, research and general news within the industry is captured.

The newsletter keeps the tourism and events industry up to date on news, industry events, campaign launches and marketing and business development opportunities.



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DNSW - Escapes Newsletter

Destination NSW has established an online subscriber database for those interested in holidaying in NSW. It now has more than 275,000 members and the monthly newsletter promotes products and special offers from tourism operators and regional tourism organisations.

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DNSW News & Media

The material published on this site covers corporate and industry news; event announcements; as well as the latest travel and lifestyle stories about NSW destinations and experiences.

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