Shane Crockett

Leisure players widen their business reach

PROJECTV, a joint initiative between project development managers Clifton Coney Stevens and leisure managers and marketers V3 is being touted as a concept that will change the face of event management in Australia.

A disconcerting flashback

WHILE nostalgia isn’t what it used to be, sometimes something occurs which zaps you back to a previous time, place, situation or event which reminds you how far civilisation, if not you, has advanced since then.Sometimes you realise what has not adv...

Proposals on display

PERTH people will have a chance to view the proposals from the three main bidders for the Perth Convention and Entertainment Centre from August 10.

Bumper crop for tourism

WA enjoyed a bumper tourism year in 1998-99, hosting 578,000 international visitors.

Tourism fortunes followed

Investors now have an index they can use to monitor publicly-listed tourism companies.

Tourist web snares 300K

THE WA Tourism Commission’s website has attracted more than 300,000 hits since its launch five months ago.

Comment on wine plan called

PUBLIC comment is wanted on a plan to develop wine tourism in WA over the next five years.

Crockett calls for beauty use

PERTH must trade on its natural beauty, WA Tourism Commission CEO Shane Crockett recently told members of the Property Council. Mr Crockett said exit surveys on visitors leaving Perth found overwhelming enthusiasm for the city.