The Amazing Tourism Mentoring Program

The Amazing Tourism Mentoring Program encourages everyone from start-up entrepreneurs right through to seasoned business owners and operators to take a leap outside their comfort zone in a supportive and enabling environment.

The Program is designed to provide expert advice and business support, creating a bespoke, education pathway at all stages of your tourism enterprise.

What’s Involved?

The program will be delivered in a collaborative partnership between GSCORE and the Amazing South Coast Tourism Incorporated and will launch in October 2019 with defined modules including workshops, guest presenters, activities, networking, and one-on-one mentoring, designed to enhance tourism capability and encourage your innovative ideas.

Is It For Me?

The Amazing Tourism Mentoring Program is perfect for you if…

• You are thinking about starting a tourism business, but don’t know where to start

• You are a brand new or newly established tourism business and need help to grow

• You are an existing tourism business looking to innovate to increase market share

• You have a tourism event idea and need assistance to make it happen

What Does It Cost?

GSCORE, in partnership with the Lower Great Southern Economic Alliance, is delighted to announce that a significant funding agreement with the WA state government means that this expert program will be available for just $500 +GST per module.

Each module will operate for a period of 6 months. Mentees will have access to practical resources, business support and one-on-one tourism advice valued at over $3,600 per module.

How can I find out more?

Download the Information Flyer to find out more about each module.

How do I apply?

A limited number of places are available, and applications will be assessed via a competitive Expression of Interest (EOI) process. The first intake of businesses will occur in October 2019.

Expressions of Interest are NOW OPEN. Click below to download your Application Form (PDF).

Eligibility

To be eligible, all prospective candidates must currently own, operate or manage; or intend to operate, a tourism business in the Lower Great Southern region, defined as the local government regions of Denmark, Albany, Plantagenet and Jerramungup.

Complete the Expression of Interest form and submit by close of business 30 September 2019.