Business tourism to the Southern Queensland Country region, which includes Toowoomba as the largest city, has experienced robust growth of 27% since September 2012*, as seen seen below:
For the YE December 2016, 26%# of visitors to the region were here for business.
Toowoomba Conferences’ role is to help groups meet in the Toowoomba Region. This might be for conferences, meetings, seminars etc. The business tourism bureau connects meeting organisers with venues, accommodation and services available and assists with partner programs.
Direct inquiry to Toowoomba Conferences in the 2016-17 financial year was valued at nearly $11 million.
If your venue is looking for more functions or your motel is seeking group bookings, then consider joining Toowoomba Conferences as part of your marketing mix. Our members receive a range of benefits, including a listing on this website and suitably matched enquiry referrals.
Membership is on a financial year basis and the 2017-18 membership information is here:
* Tourism & Events Queensland’s SQC snapshots – YE September 2012 to December 2016. Southern Qld Country was formed in September 2012.
# Tourism & Events Queensland’s, Southern Qld Country Snapshot YE December 2016 available here: http://teq.queensland.com/en-AU/Research-and-Insights/Domestic-Research/Regional-Summaries/Southern-Queensland-Country