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This month’s Season 2017 Launch: Tourism Industry Forum was well-attended, with close to 50 representatives from across the tourism sector including operators, RTOs, and the Central Highlands, Rockhampton, and the Isaac Regional Councils. A key message of the presenters, which… Read more

Celebrating our Woolshed Visitor Centre Volunteers, Springsure

Volunteers week has just finished and the Woolshed Visitor Centre in Springsure was the place to be last Friday. The celebration in recognition of the Volunteers, the hours that they contribute, the local knowledge and passion that they convey to… Read more

Celebrating Our Volunteers

Well it’s Volunteers Week and on behalf of the CHDC and the Central Highlands Visitor Information Centre Coordinator staff, Sally and Jane, we think it is most opportune to offer a huge and resounding thanks to all of our valued… Read more

Central Highlands sells assets to Sydney

The Central Highlands Tourism Development Officer has been on a mission to put the region front-of-mind for thousands of Sydneysiders. Peter Grigg operated a Central Highlands promotional stand at this month’s NSW Caravan, Camping and Holiday Supershow, an annual event… Read more

Fresh Face Supporting Business

There’s a fresh face helping to bring out the best in Central Highlands business. Ranee Parsons is the region’s new Business Development Officer, who’s at the helm of the Business Support and Development Program at the Central Highlands Development Corporation… Read more

Farewell to Economic Champion

Outgoing Central Highlands Mayor Peter Maguire has been honoured for his leadership in the region’s economic sustainability and growth. The Central Highlands Development Corporation (CHDC) used its recent board meeting to pay tribute to Councillor Maguire, who has been CHDC… Read more

Warm welcome to tourist season

The friendly team at the frontline of the Central Highlands tourism industry is ready to roll out the welcome mat for the 2016 season. Extended operating hours at the region’s accredited Visitor Information Centre (VIC), next to Emerald’s Sunflower painting,… Read more

Crystal ball for breakfast

It’s about as close to a crystal ball as you can get for Central Highlands businesses. March’s Business Breakfast, Where We’re At, Where We’re Heading, will feature three high-level speakers who will provide a profile on the region’s economic outlook… Read more


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