Volunteer Tourism Project Reference Group


  1. Establish a volunteer tourism initiative to give effect to community core values and improve the social, economic and environmental outcomes for tourism in the Byron Shire.
  2. Fully consider objective 8 and all related strategies and actions in the Tourism Management Plan - "Investigate opportunities to enhance, develop and promote appropriate tourism products that will improve the visitor experience and length of stay" .
  3. Develop four volunteer tourism initiatives, which form part of a pilot project to test the viability of a volunteer tourism program in Byron Shire.
  4. Prepare a final report for consideration at the Tourism Advisory Committee meeting on 21 June 2012.

Timeframe to carry out objectives

4 months (February to June 2012)


One Councillor from the Tourism Advisory Committee (TAC)

Two invited members from the Tourism Advisory Committee (TAC)

  • Peter Wotton, TAC industry member
  • Jim Beatson, TAC community member

Council staff

  • Tourism Officer

Staff Contact

Tourism Officer Tel 02 6626 7000

31 May 2012
Report 24.49 KB
10 May 2012
Report 25.23 KB
19 April 2012
Report 27.28 KB
15 March 2012
Report 34.35 KB
16 February 2012
Report 27.63 KB
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