Visitors – Vital to our Community

Every business in Mareeba benefits from tourism – Is yours?

The indirect benefits of tourism impact your business. Join business advisors and consultants to ensure that your business is not missing out!

$10.00 inc. GST



The Topics A business may not think of itself as benefiting from tourism, but the indirect benefits of tourism impact nearly every business Tourism – marketing Mareeba in the 21st Century Digital marketing – some trends and opportunities Making a profit- not just a lifestyle is your business up to the challenge? Strengthen business resilience and sustainability in a rapidly changing marketplace and business environment.

  • $10 per person
  • Sunset meet and greet
  • Nibbles and refreshments

When: 5:30 – 8:00 pm Thursday 16th March 2017
Where: Mareeba Heritage Museum, 345 Byrnes St, Mareeba

Our Speakers

Bob Cobavie, Outsource Management Pty Ltd.

With a track record of over 35 years in business Bob as a business, strategist has provided business and regional economic development support to most industry sectors operating in the Gulf. Bob’s fast track approach to better understanding your business opportunities and challenges backed up by tried and proven methods for maximising growth whilst reducing risk has seen many businesses flourish and achieve their full potential

Michael Lawrence, Inspire Business Consulting

Michael has Over 25 years’ experience working with small businesses across the Far North and Gulf region, covering all aspects from the development of new business ideas through to full business reviews, planning and financial analysis. His focus is practical and hands-on helping business owners identify issues and relevant solutions, and specialises in financial advice and Support.

Graham Poon, Business Facilitator – Tourism, Entrepreneurs Programme, AusIndustry

As a Business Facilitator in the Federal Government’s Entrepreneurs’ Program, Graham assists in the development of connections between tourism-related companies and the formation of strategic alliances and groups to improve their business performance, sustainability and profitability. Grahams business background includes many years in tourism management and operations in Australia and overseas, a retail management consulting and finance broking.

Paul Toogood, TheAgency

Blue Digital Marketing Specialists – Cairns, Townsville, Port Douglas, Mackay, Atherton Tablelands 8 more…Sales 8 Marketing. Destinations, Social Media, Email, SEO. Digital Content Management Production, Websites, 360 Facebook 8 Google Photography, Virtual Reality, VRApps, Video. TheAgency.Blue enables your access to over 1,000,000,000+ potential customers, and tease entice and motivate them to engage, travel, visit, stay, purchase and become brand advocates for your business. “Australia’s No 1 Google Views Photographer- 2013/2014” and “TourMake AWarC-MOSt Creative Virtua Tour – November 2014. The Agency. Blue Giveaway – 1 x Google Street View Virtual Tour Photo-shoot O Normal cost from $499 inc. Google Street View virtual tour of the business O (up to 10x 360 photos) + 5 business photos uploaded to Google Maps on Google Maps 8 Street View feature virtual tour on their website

This project has been supported by the Australian Small Business Advisory Services (ASBAS) Programme, an Australian Government initiative.