WE ARE STORYTELLERS

Hello!

I AM WARRNAMBOOL, Warrnambool's offical tourism brand, is nothing without our partners. So thank you for all the work you do that impacts the Warrnambool Visitor Economy.

This page contains helpful tools for you to boost your business and better service your customers. If you have collaborative ideas for content, campaigns and events - please reach out. 

We are all storytellers. This summer we are owning our story as a cosmopolitan city by the sea. Where thanks to our diverse offering - holiday regret is real. Here's how you can avoid it. 

Are you or your visitors looking for Summer Holiday Inspiration? Head to www.iamwarrnambool.com.au/summer

I AM AN EVENTS DESTINATION

Research shows that events create the urgency that motivates people to travel to regional Victoria. I AM WARRNAMBOOL is committed to promoting a dynamic mix of events throughout the year that continually provide Victorians with the motive to visit. 


 PROMOTING YOUR EVENTS: 

 

Step 1

List your event with
AUSTRALIAN TOURISM

DATA WAREHOUSE

Step 1

List your event with 
I AM WARRNAMBOOL

Registration Time 10-15 minutes 3 minutes
Cost FREE FREE
Distribution Statewide: Victoria  Local: Warrnambool Region
Channels 

www.visitvictoria.com

www.visitgreatoceanroad.org.au

www.iamwarrnambool.com.au

ACE Radio (Weekly)

Industry Newsletters (Fortnightly)

Customer Newsletters (Quarterly) 

Publication: Out & About (Quarterly)

Web: iamwarrnambool.com.au

Community: Warrnambool Connect

Social Media: I AM WARRNAMBOOL

Print: Visitor Information Centre 

Link Register your event here Register your event here 
Tips

- Even if your event is a small or sell-out 
event by listing on this statewide platform you are helping grow 
Warrnambool's reputation.  

- ATDWListings require images without text or logos 

- Register at least 2 months prior event
- Send us your facebook event for social sharing

 

SPREADING THE WORD:

Provide your customers with the most up to date events information by sharing this link www.iamwarrnambool.com.au/events - there you will always find up to date information on the events occurring in the next 2 months. 

- Share the link regularly on you social media channels 
- Send this information to visitors before they arrive and at check in for the best visiting experience 


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Download your I AM WARRNAMBOOL Events Wall Planner - or come and pick up a printed A2 Copy from the Visitor Information Centre -  and please send us your feedback!

I AM SUMMER EVENTS

The I AM WARRNAMBOOL Summer Events Guide is an easy to follow, pocket size booklet of all Warrnambool's Summer Events and Activities with an Attraction Passport to tick off the must do summer experiences. The guide will be distributed to the region in December 2018. 

The guide can also be downloaded in late November when you subscribe to the I AM WARRNAMBOOL Seasonal Mailing list. Sign up here.

To include your event in this free publication contact us as soon as possible. 


 

Confirmed Major Events include:

  • Warrnambool Gift, Reid Oval, December 1
  • Jericho Cup, Warrnambool Racecourse, December 2
  • Christmas Markets, Civic Green December 2 & 23
  • Premiere Speedway, December 2,  15, 29, January 1, 6, 18-20, February 21-23
  • Carols on the Green, Civic Green, December 21
  • BeachFest, December 28 – January 26
  • Summer Night Markets, Lake Pertobe, December 28, January 4, 11, 18, 25
  • New Years on the Hill, Flagstaff Hill, December 31
  • New Years Eve Celebrations, Pavilion Café Bare, December 31
  • Mac’s Hotel Woodford Cup, Warrnambool Racecourse, December 31
  • New Years Eve Fireworks, Warrnambool Breakwater, December 31
  • Chill on the Hill, Flagstaff Hill, January 2, 9, 16 & 23
  • Friday Night Movies, Lake Pertobe January, 4 & 11
  • Shipwreck Coast Fishing Classic, January 4 -12
  • Surf T Surf Fun Run, January 6
  • Coastal Jam Music Festival, Laneway Bar, January 6
  • Country Week Tennis, January 8-10
  • Southern Right Creative Festival, January 11-13
  • Australia Day in the Gardens, Botanical Gardens, January 26
  • Wunta Fiesta, February 1-3
  • Sungold Field Days, February 13-15
  • Melbourne to Warrnambool Cycling Race, February 16

 

I AM MORE THAN A SUMMER DESTINATION

Share this video with summer visitors on your social media, emails, on your website or play it in your business to start the conversation - yes Warrnambool is much more than a summer destination. 

Download the video here

Share the youtube link here

I AM THE FUTURE

Augmented Reality! Here's how it works:

(You’ll need the facebook ap, internet connection and I AM WARRNAMBOOL Map)

STEP 1: SCAN

iPhones: Hover your camera over this QR code

Non-iPhones: Hover your facebook camera or a QR reader ap over this QR code.

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STEP 2: SHOOT

The prompts will take you to your Facebook Camera, hover the camera over the image on the front of the Map.

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STEP 3: SOUND ON

Turn the sound on (top left button) to start the video. This may take a few seconds to load.

Move your phone around as the video plays to zoom in and out, try turning your phone horizontal for the best view. Share it with a friend! 

 DOWNLOAD PRINTABLE INSTRUCTIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS 

 

 

KEEP IN TOUCH

Subscribe to our industry mailing list here

If you've got an event you would like added to this industry communication please list it here 2 months prior to the event.

If you've got news and updates you would like to share in this industry newsletter send them to Ash