Tourism industry businesses at centre of building prosperity

AN INDUSTRY forum that will shape the direction of the tourism for the next decade will be held next month.

Business owners will have access to experts from Tourism Australia, Tourism Queensland, Volunteering Queensland and other social media and consulting businesses at the one-day event to be held at Peppers Pier Resort.

"It will be a great opportunity for tourism professionals to connect, keep abreast of new trends and be part of shaping the future of the industry," Mrs Close said.

Tourism opportunities created by the mining industry, customer service, increasing stays and digital marketing are all among discussion topics for the full-day event.

The importance of the drive market will also be on the table.

Fraser Coast Mayor Gerard O'Connell will MC the event.

The Fraser Coast Industry Tourism Forum will be held at Peppers Pier Resort on November 5.

Phone organisers on 4191 2600 to register for the event or email sfoster@tourismfrasercoast.com.au.



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