New Chair Announced

Goulburn River Valley Tourism has announced the appointment of Mr Frank Whitford as its new Independent Chair commencing on 1 February 2017. Mr Whitford has an outstanding background in management and marketing in the retail sector as well as extensive knowledge of agri-business and he is currently Deputy Chair of PrimeSafe – the meat, poultry…

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Season’s Greetings

On behalf of the Chair, Board & Team at Goulburn River Valley Tourism we wish you all the best for Christmas and the New Year. Whether you are welcoming friends and relatives to the region, visiting other parts of this wonderful state, or travelling further afield we sincerely hope that it is an enjoyable and…

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Goulburn Regional Partnership

My place in the Goulburn Regional Assembly to be held next Thursday night has just been confirmed. I am not sure whether to be ‘pleased’ (a great chance to contribute on behalf of the tourism industry), ‘concerned’ (will it be just another government talkfest?) or ‘disappointed’ (given the timing means I will miss one of…

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2016 Victorian Tourism Awards

The vision of the Victorian Tourism Awards program is to encourage, celebrate and help publicise business excellence in the industry.  The awards are a key tool to drive help business development in this wonderful industry of ours. That is why I was so pleased to join with nearly 1000 colleagues from across the state on…

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Independent Chair

GOULBURN RIVER VALLEY TOURISM SEEKS TO APPOINT NEW CHAIR   The Chair of Goulburn River Valley Tourism, Hon Fran Bailey, has recently announced her plan to step down as Chair of the region’s peak tourism organisation when her three year term ends in early 2017. In announcing her intention, Hon Fran Bailey said ‘It has…

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Welcome to Our New Industry Website

After some blood, sweat and even a few tears we are proud to launch our new industry website. Coming on the back of the launch of our new consumer site http://www.heartofvictoria.com.au/ it has been a bit of a process but one that we hope you will agree has been well worth it. Our new site is easier…

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