Meet The Team
Deputy Executive Director
Administration and Industry Development
Tourism Administration Officer
Industry Development Officer
Marketing and PR
Marketing & Communication Manager
Marketing & Communications Officer
Membership Engagement Officer
Business Development Manager
Membership Engagement Officer
Visitor Information Centres
Visitor Information Centres Coordinator
Visitor Information Officer
Queenscliff Visitor Information Centre
Business Events Geelong
Convention Bureau Manager
Marketing & Communications
Business Events Officer
The Tourism Greater Geelong and The Bellarine Board includes delegates from the Geelong region and Bellarine region, municipal partners and several skills-based representatives. The board sets the strategic direction of the organisation.
Skills Based Finance
Helen has over 20 years accounting for small business on the Bellarine and Geelong understanding the fluctuations of seasonal business within Tourism. With a strong financial background she assists in the management of the organisations accounts and input from Bellarine Perspective.
City of Greater Geelong Rep
Brett provides the board with experience across the Local Government sector having worked in Rural, Peri-urban, Interface and metro Councils. His diverse roles have covered the fields of economic development, sustainability, arts, events, land use planning and tourism.
Golden Plains Shire Rep
Owen stems from a small tourism family business background and is an elected member representing the people of the Golden Plains Shire.
Cr Ross Ebbels
Borough of Queenscliffe Rep
Ross has a wealth of Tourism and Hospitality experience. Ross is also a past Chairman of our former identity Geelong Otway Tourism Inc.and currently holds the Local Economy Portfolio for The Borough of Queenscliffe.
Geelong Rep 1
Terry is an active member participating in the Tourism industry with a primary focus in the Food, Wine and Event categories. He has had over 30 years experience and key roles in Large and small business with a commerce and marketing objectives. He currently runs Clyde Park Vineyard.
Geelong Rep 2
With over 20 years experience in Marketing, Media, Hospitality and the Tourism industry Nicole brings a wealth of knowledge to the board. She is also the Managing Director of The Food Purveyor, a produce provider located within Geelong.
Bellarine Rep 2
As the owner of Bellarine based all-access accommodation business Great Ocean Stays, Christine is passionate about providing awareness and education to industry leaders about accessibility and disability, and how as a region we can all be more welcoming.
Skills Based Marketing
Nick brings decades of professional visitor marketing and advertising work to the board, along with a great depth of board experience. He is currently the manager of PACE Advertising.
Skills Based Business Events
As a Hotel Manager Kevin is passionate about the visitor economy and its future in Geelong. He is the manager of Quality Hotel Bayside Geelong.
Bellarine Rep 1
David has owned Seahaven Village at Barwon Heads for over 20 years. His keen involvement and support for Tourism goes back 40+ years through a range of businesses, tourism education publications, Bellarine Board membership and family involvement with tourism development.