GIHVA deliver the following benefits to its partners:

  • Liaising with Glen Innes Severn Council on all related matters

  • Lobbying local, state and national bodies when relevant, on behalf of Association partners.

  • Fostering community, council and industry support and awareness of the tourism industry

  • Providing comprehensive and accurate visitor information on behalf of partners

  • Providing expert business training and access to one-on-one coaching for partners

  • Providing resources and opportunities for professional development

  • Networking with key tourism and industry bodies on behalf of Association partners

  • Business development training from visiting retail, tourism, branding, innovation & digital marketing experts

We offer 3 tiers of partnership. Join now to grow your business as we grow the Glen Innes Highlands visitor economy.

Standard Partner
$300 annually

  • Monthly electronic newsletter. All partners can include any news of their business in this monthly newsletter.

  • Partnership insignia sticker for your business.

  • Business listing on the Association website including the description of your business (up to 150 words), images (up to 3) and web link.

  • Opportunity to be promoted on the Association’s Facebook and Instagram pages.

  • Subject to GISC approval the opportunity to display your company brochure (DL size only) in the Visitors Information Centre.

  • Business listing in the ‘Accommodation, eateries, attractions, events, real estate, services and shopping guide’. This is updated and printed bi-annually. Listing is alphabetical and Standard Partners can have a listing of up to 20 words. Subject to Council approval this would be distributed at the Visitor’s Information Centre.

  • Annual loading of your business information on the Australian Tourism Data Warehouse (ATDW).

  • The Association Partnership Officer will be available for Standard Partners for one 1-hour annual appointment to give advice on how to improve social media presence.

  • Associate Membership of the NSW Business Chamber.

  • Invitation to industry driven professional development programs.

  • Inclusion in marketing campaigns conducted by the Glen Innes Highlands Visitors Association.

  • Invitation to GIHVA meetings and industry events.

  • Invitation to participate in joint venture marketing opportunities.

  • Investing in the future of tourism for Glen Innes and surrounding areas.

Premium Partner
$1000 annually for up to two businesses

  • Included are all the benefits of Standard Partnership as listed above.

  • Featured business listing on the GIHVA website including the description of your business (up to 500 words), images (up to 9) and links to website and social media.

  • Priority business listing in the ‘Accommodation, eateries, attractions, events, real estate, services and shopping guide’. This is updated and printed bi-annually. Listing are alphabetical and Premium Partners have a bold listing, that is listed first and includes up to 100 words. Subject to GISC approval this would be distributed at the Visitors’ Information Centre.
  • The Association Partnership Officer will be available for Premium Partners for three 1-hour annual appointments to provide advice on how to improve social media presence, general marketing assistance, assistance in writing newsletter content etc.

  • Two free resident passes to the Australian Celtic Festival weekend.

  • Opportunity to promote your business’s special deals on the Association website and social media channels.

Individual Members
$75 annually

  • Monthly electronic newsletter.

  • Invitation to GIHVA meetings and industry events.

  • Investing in the future of tourism for Glen Innes and surrounding areas.

Business training for members

The Association is arranging a program of group training sessions for members.

Conducted by globally recognised experts, these will cover fields such as business branding, leadership, retail design, niche marketing and digital marketing.

Our plan is for the group workshops to be free to Association members.

Additionally members have the opportunity to book one-on-one coaching at heavily discounted rates.

We will announce the program soon by email, in social media and on this website.