Tourism Advisory Forum Meetings
Department: Strategic Services
The Department wishes to liaise with all role-players in the tourism and related businesses on tourism matters in the Bitou Municipality. Tourism is identified as one of the main economic drivers in the area. Tourism is also a wide ranging field with a variety of activities, uses, interest groups and beneficiaries. The Department would like to engage with all individuals and parties with an interest in tourism to better understand their needs and to provide them with opportunities to comment and give input in the tourism operations. To this end, regular monthly meetings will be held in various localities in the Bitou area, where all role-players may attend and participate in the discussion of tourism matters.
Notice is hereby given of the second and subsequent Tourism Advisory Forum Meetings. The main aim of the forum is to discuss the way forward for tourism in Bitou and to consult on operational matters and budgets.
All interested individuals and stakeholders from the different communities and tourism businesses in Bitou are invited to join in the discussion and debate, amongst others for the development of an all inclusive tourism strategy for the Bitou area.
The agenda will be made available at the meeting. It includes the following generic items, but changes monthly as new issues arise:
- The marketing strategy for tourism in Bitou
- Attendance at Indaba 2012
- Events 2012
- Community tourism development
- Tourism office operational plan
|Thursday 1 March 2012||Simunye Centre, Kwanokuthula||18h00|
|Thursday 15 March 2012||Civic Centre , New Horizon||18h00|
28 March 2012
|Piesang Valley, Plettenberg Bay||18h00|
12 April 2012
|Green Valley Hall ,Wittedrift||18h00|
26 April 2012
|Kurland Hall , The Crags||18h00|
Please diarise above dates in your community! See you there!