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Benefits


Please review the benefits below for each membership tier.

Download membership benefits document here. Please contact us if you would like more information.

General benefits

Benefit Tourism Associate Tourism Essentials Trade and Leisure Businenss Events Essentials Businenss Events
Receive the VSC eNewsletter X X X X X
Attend networking functions X X X X X
Receive our Membership Guide including your proud member logo   X X X X
Participate in VSC and TEQ cooperative advertising campaigns   X X X X
Participate in training and workshops*   X X X X
Present your business to our marketing team   X X X X
One on one meetings with relevant VSC Marketing Specialists (by appointment only)   X X X X
Submit your stories and news for consideration when pitching to media   X X X X
Access Members only section of our corporate website including image library and media kit   X X X X
Opportunity to showcase your business through hosting a netwrking event   X X X X
Voting entitlements at the VSC Annual General Meeting (AGM). Must be a member for 12 months prior   1 vote 1 vote 1 vote 1 vote
Nominate to Board Directorship   X X X X

Digital Marketing

Benefit Tourism Associate Tourism Essentials Trade and Leisure Businenss Events Essentials Businenss Events
Business listing on visitsunshinecoast.com with booking functionality   X X X X
A $50 ATDW listing subsidy   X X X X
Free social media leverage opportunities   X X X X
Free content opportunities on Sunshine Coast blog   X X X X
One on one meetings with Digital Marketing Team member (by appointment only)   X X X X


 Visitor Information Centres (VIC)

Benefit Tourism Associate Tourism Essentials Trade and Leisure Businenss Events Essentials Businenss Events
Showcase your product at our annual VIC trade show   X X X X
Brochure distribution in up to 8 accrecited VICs    X X X X
Present your business to our volunteers at our VIC meetings   X X X X
Host famils for VIC ambassadors and staff   X X X X


Trade and leisure marketing

Benefit Tourism Associate Tourism Essentials Trade and Leisure Businenss Events Essentials Businenss Events
Participate in sales missions, trade and road shows *     X   X
Participate in international trade and media familiarisation visits     X   X
Attend international trade development workshops     X   X
Opportunity to participate in domestic and international cooperative marketing campaigns*     X   X
Attend International trade education workshops     X   X
Listing in International Product manual     X   X
One on one meetings with International and Domestic Trade Manager (by appointment only)     X   X
Opportunity to join the regional stand at relevant international and domestic trade partners promotions     X   X
Promotion of product or service to trade international partners     X   X
Product promoted by VSC staff to key distribution partners (ITO's, wholesalers and retail agents)     X   X

BESC

Benefit Tourism Associate Tourism Essentials Trade and Leisure Businenss Events Essentials Businenss Events
Receipt of monthly 'BESC bites' eNewsletter       X X
Invitation to attend BESC education workshops       X X
Invitation to attend and/or showcase at the BESC quarterly 'Whats in your Backyard' event       X X
One on one meetings with BESC team (by appointment only)       X X
Full product listing on the businesseventssunshinecoast.com       X X
Add ' Hot Deals' on BESC website       X X
Opportunity to join the regional stand at relevant business events trade shows       X X
Product promoted by BESC staff to corporate, association and government event planners and Professional Conference Organisers (PCO’s).       X X
Ability to advertise in BESC buyer eNewsletter (to PCO’s, corporate and association event planners).       X X
Access to BESC images for marketing purposes.       X X
Access to annual Qld Business Events Survey research reports.         X
Receipt of all relevant sales leads received by BESC as a result of their marketing activity         X
Invitation to attend 'Breakfast with BESC' an informal member information sharing session         X
Promotion of product or service to trade media partners for editorial inclusion eg mice.net Sunshine Coast feature.         X
Invitation to participate in BESC’s Image Library enhancement project         X
Showcase product in domestic Professional conference organiser and corporate familiarisations         X

* additional costs may apply