Accessible Tourism Mentoring Program Launched by Destination Gold Coast


This week saw the launch of a great initiative from Destination Gold Coast.  With funding from the Department of Innovation, Tourism Industry Development a program will be run over the next six months where eight Gold Coast businesses will be mentored through a process enabling them to cater better to the accessible tourism market. Assistant Minister for Tourism Industry Development, Meaghan Scanlon MP popped her head in to meet the participants and share her thoughts on the need for better accessibility. Melissa James of Inclusive Tourism will act as mentor to each business.  She will guide them through a process where they will identify barriers to access and put together a plan to rectify them, including short, medium and [...]