Improving outcomes for Indigenous tourism businesses
Cooee Traveller is a specialist team with diverse skills and senior Indigenous representation. We are successfully implementing strategy to improve outcomes for Indigenous tourism businesses.
Cooee Traveller is a wholly owned subsidiary company of Indigenous Business Australia (IBA) established to provide management services to Indigenous tourism businesses, and to generate sustainable returns for IBA’s portfolio of tourism and accommodation assets.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to be at the heart of Australian tourism.
Being at the forefront of Indigenous tourism engagement, Cooee Traveller has a strong commitment to:
Provide improved and sustainable income to Indigenous owners
Increase Indigenous employment across the portfolio
Increase investment in training programs
Increase portfolio procurement spend with Indigenous owned businesses
Exhibit local culture through enhanced touring experiences
Cooee Traveller’s approach for investment and management will deliver the best outcomes for Indigenous stakeholders and drive the need to develop a long-term, sustainable and relevant tourism portfolio for IBA.
Cooee Traveller is a forward-thinking Indigenous tourism company with a view towards developing Indigenous tourism products and improving assets currently in the IBA portfolio. With significant expertise in developing Indigenous tourism products and experiences, Cooee Traveller also enlists the assistance of leading experts in their respective fields, including:
Food and Beverage
Cooee Traveller also has extensive partnerships in the Indigenous community, tourism and hospitality sector and government and works to achieve outcomes in the best interests of its Indigenous stakeholders.
Cooee Traveller's Board is made up of professionals with significant experience in hotel and tourism management, procurement, Indigenous affairs, entrepreneurship, corporate and government sectors.
Cooee Traveller's Board ensures that the organisation performs in a proper and efficient manner.
The Cooee Traveller team comprises of a specialist group of Indigenous and non-Indigenous tourism professionals working together to build on the success of Australia's leading Indigenous tourism assets.
Clare Carroll | M: 0409-577-093
Chief Financial Officer
Stephen Gleeson | M: 0438-644-451
Director of Digital Strategy
Anji Kemp | M: 0409-320-730
Director of Human Resources
Natalie Saunders | M: 0411-260-185
There has never been a better time to develop and showcase Indigenous cultural experiences.
If you are interested in finding out more about management opportunities or to simply find out how your community can get involved in tourism and hospitality, please contact us:
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