Travelling Family Circus

64. Travelling Family Circus, the Real Life Classroom & Handling Negative Feedback the Right Way

Content Creators Aaron & Jules Davenport have a passion for the tourism industry, sharing and documenting countless travel adventures with their three young boys. Together this collective of fun-loving explorers are known in the caravanning and camping industry as the Travelling Family Circus. This week I invite Aaron and Jules to speak with me on the ‘That Bad Review’ podcast …

58. Laura Cocking on capitalising on mentorships, industry networking & emerging trends

The acquisition of Top Parks by Discovery Parks in 2018 resulted in the creation of Australia’s largest network of holiday parks. In this week’s episode we chat with Laura Cocking the Top Parks Business Development Manager (BDM) for WA, NT, QLD and Northern NSW. With Laura responsible for the business development for almost half the country, her understanding of the caravan and …

Holiday Park Life, the Importance of Travel & the Value of Virtual Assistants

Children of parents who operate holiday parks often learn the trade by default, never actually realising the opportunities the lifestyle presents until they spend time away from the industry. No one knows this better than Dan Fraser, owner operator of North South Holiday Park in Christchurch, New Zealand. In this week’s episode we chat with Dan about his life growing …

Winning over International Tourists: An Easy to Replicate Formula

Winning over International Tourists: An Easy to Replicate Formula

Australia is a hot destination for international tourists. Up to the end of April 2017, Tourism Australia states that 8.46 million international tourists visited Australia. With such a huge variety of people coming to the country, figuring out the best way to engage with them before they arrive can be a challenge. Our park is located a 40-minute drive south …

Top Three Marketing Techniques That Everyone in Business Should Be Using … but That Most People Aren’t

Top Three Marketing Techniques That Everyone in Business Should Be Using … but That Most People Aren’t

When looking around for great marketing strategies you can use to enhance the reach of your business, it’s easy to drown in a sea of suggestions. Everyone offers advice, and some of it’s good advice… and some of it’s not so good. What’s important is to find the right marketing techniques for you and your business. In my time in …