Additional Conference Workshops and Tours

Delegates to the 2016 WA Tourism Conference have the option of selecting additional workshops (Monday, August 8) and discounted touring activities for Monday afternoon (August 8) and Tuesday evening (August 9). Additional costs apply for most workshops and activities. Options include:

Monday, August 8


8.30am - 11.30am

Twitter, Instagram, Hashtags & More 

Parmelia Hilton Perth

12.30pm - 2.30pm

Facebook Insights

Parmelia Hilton Perth

3.00pm - 5.00pm

Reputation Management

Parmelia Hilton Perth

8.30am - 12.30pm

China Ready Workshop

Parmelia Hilton Perth

1.00pm - 4.30pm

Good Governance & Business Planning

Parmelia Hilton Perth

1.00pm - 2.30pm

Bookeasy for Tourism Operators

Parmelia Hilton Perth

3.00pm - 4.30pm

Bookeasy for Visitor Centres

Parmelia Hilton Perth

Touring options

1.00pm - 2.30pm

Segway Tours WA - East Tour 

A 90-minute guided tour toward the east along the Swan River foreshore past WA Rowing Club, Government House, Langley Park and then through the Point Frazer wetlands. Cruise along past Heirisson Island. Gloucester Park, WA Cricket Club and into Claisebrook Clove. Learn about the history of Perth and what's new about this great City.

2.15pm - 5.00pm

Captain Cook Cruises - Swan River Scenic Cruise

Cruise to Fremantle while enjoying the wonderful sights that can only be viewed from the Swan River. Detailed Captain's commentary and tea and coffee are included throughout your cruise. Complimentary Western Australian wine tasting will also be served on your return journey back to Perth.

3.00pm - 4.00pm

Segway Tours WA - Riverside Tour

A 60-minute guided tour around the Bell Tour, through the new Elizabeth Quay development and west along the Swan River foreshore. Into beautiful John Oldham Park at the base of Kings Park and then back over the Elizabeth Quay Bridge. Wonderful tour of the new development in Perth mixed with information on our rich history.

Tuesday, August 9

7.15am - 8.45am

VCWA Breakfast - Parmelia Hilton Perth

Visitor Centres WA members are invited to attend this breakfast for the presentation of the GWN7 Top Tourism Town Category Awards and an update on VCWA activities. 

Touring options

6.00pm - 8.00pm

Little Ferry Co. - Twilight Cruise on the Swan River (SOLD OUT)

Luxuriously appointed Edwardian designed electric boat takes you on a memorable two hour cruise along our city foreshore as the sun sets. We cruise up to Claisebrook Cove for a brief stop-off, stretch of the legs and return to see the city lights and the magnificent spectacle of Elizabeth Quay by night.

6.00pm - 9.00pm

Two Feet & a Heartbeat - Small Bar Tour

Perth's original and best small bar tour. Walk a little, eat a little and drink a little. Established in 2008 as the small and intimate venues in the city started to appear. We have watched it all happen. Join us to explore the city!

These activities are exclusive the Conference Delegates. To access these activities, please register for the 2016 WA Tourism Conference.