Mentoring programs have been delivered as part of ongoing and annual learning programs .

Australia’s Green Cauldron Experience Development Program

The program was a cross boarder partnership with

  • QLD and NSW State Development,
  • Gold Coast Tourism,
  • Gold Coast City Council,
  • Southern Cross University,
  • Tweed Tourism
  • Byron Shire Council


The program involved a series of industry led workshops and annual mentoring of 18 short-listed businesses, including

  • Experience Development
  • Business Planning
  • Income Diversification
  • Trade & Packaging


This program was extended for another 12 months with NORTEC and Department of State Development NSW.

Clarence Valley Tourism + Hospitality Cluster Industry Skills Development Program

An annual training and mentoring program for tourism industry operators across the Clarence Valley in NSW, including Yamba, Grafton and across the region.