Frequently Asked Questions
Am I eligible to become a member of Bendigo Tourism?
Any business or individual who operates in the City of Greater Bendigo Bendigo municipality is eligible to join Bendigo Tourism. Memberships are open to any business working within the tourism sector, and our ‘Tourism Friends’ options are available to any organisation seeking to support or be involved in our industry.
Which membership is suitable for me?
Finding it hard to decide which membership is most suited for your business? Give us a call a call on 5434 6123 and our Membership Officer will work through the options with you.
What is the duration of a Bendigo Tourism membership?
Bendigo Tourism memberships are valid for 12 months, beginning July 1 of each year, aligning with the annual financial calendar. However, you can join Bendigo Tourism at any time, with pro-rata options available.
Can I join after the membership launch period?
Yes! Pro-rata priced memberships are available from January of each year. For further information, please contact our Membership Officer.
Businesses who become Bendigo Tourism members or friends between January – June will receive a pro-rata membership, with some inclusions limited. For example, inclusion in some publications or digital campaigns may not be available.
To see what benefits are still available during the pro-rata period, please contact our Membership Officer.
Who is the Bendigo Tourism Board representative selection made up of?
The Bendigo Tourism Board represents the tourism industry, working in partnership with the City of Greater Bendigo to provide a range of benefits to members and provide strategic direction.
The Board is made up of six industry-elected representatives from the membership base, and four Council-appointed representatives with diverse skills and experience.
Board members are elected each year at the Annual General Meeting, each representative must be a current, financial member to be eligible. Individuals and representatives from any of our ‘Friends’ options are not eligible to vote or nominate.
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