Dear Bookeasy Team, This is just a small token of my appreciation for all your efforts in creating the 'new look' Armidale website. You all not only did what was needed to be done, but went beyond. It's very hard to find people like that anymore, and I cant say how much you have helped us!! (especially me!)
-Tarnia Patton, Armidale VIC (2008) www.armidaletourism.com.au
With a grant from DOTARS, YVRTA introduced the Bookeasy online system in December 2005. It has had a dramatic impact on our operations and for our Members and has been a major success.
In the first full year, 2006, accommodation booking revenues doubled from the previous manual system.
• Revenues earned have funded two new jobs in the Healesville Visitor Information Centre
• Phone call volumes have been reduced by 40% - real labor savings benefits
• Removed complaints from accommodation providers that Visitor Information Centre staff were biased when making recommendations to clients.
• Tourism and winegrower businesses in neighboring areas are now seeking to be listed on our Bookeasy booking system
• Our Association is now exploring ways of selling Yarra Valley produce through our website using the Bookeasy system.
- Yarra Valley VC (2007) www.visityarravalley.com.au
I have some good news... our website www.beechworthonline.com.au is 3rd when people do a Google search for Beechworth. I am absolutely thrilled! It is a fantastic achievement.” Our Ned Kelly Weekend tickets are now live. I am so happy. Bookeasy makes selling tickets so easy.
- Kerry, Beechworth VC (2007)
We are very happy with the results – most of our bookings are coming over the internet now and this is great to see.
- Laurene King, Wagga Wagga VIC (2007) Tourism Wagga
Just a note to thank you for all your hard work and help you have given us with our new website. I am happy with the outcome, it is a good site, with the potential of becoming fantastic.
- Melanie Fuller, Glenn Innes Visitors Centre (2007) www.gleninnestourism.com
Thanks to you too for your patience and wonderful assistance, we are thrilled with our product and the 'Bookeasy Team'...
- Debbie, Highlifeholidayproperties (2006) www.highlifeholidayproperties.com.au
The new look website is wonderful, it’s easy to use, innovative and provides margaretriver.com with a fresh, new look. Thanks guys!!! Love your work!
- Shaye McColl, Augusta Margaret River Tourism Association (2006) www.margaretriver.com
Bookeasy once again have impressed our Association with their ability to efficiently, creatively and uniquely establish a media outlet for the AMRTA that exceeds all our expectations.
- Jasmin Meagher, Augusta Margaret River Tourism Association (2006) www.margaretriver.com
Things here are running pretty smoothly... got a few more online bookings, even one from Canada! Thank you so much for all of your help over the last week and a bit, it really was a pleasure working with you and Hilary. Not only are you very professional but you were both also fun to work with! It made the install so much easier and although we worked some long hours it was pretty stress free!
- Kylie Young Coffs Coast (2006) www.coffscoast.com.au
|Customer feedback received from Margaret River Visitor Centre :|
|Dear Margs what a wonderful, up to date and content rich website. A one stop shop to plan my friend's honeymoon in the MR region. Keep up the great work!! Julie PS: I have managed large websites (including the WA Government's main site) for years so I know a good site when I come across one.
- Julie Kinghan
|I just wanted to compliment you on your excellent service and system. As someone from Canada who knows little of the Margaret River area, your information website provided what I wanted to know. And I found the accommodation booking service excellent and very user friendly!!!
My husband and I are looking forward to spending a couple of days in your part of the world next April. We love Margaret River wines when we can get them!!
We will definitely drop into the Centre when we are there. I heard about you, by the way, from a Tom Upson of the Western Australia Tourist Commission who recommended your website. He has been enormously helpful with my trip planning.
- Gloria Back