Accessible Cultural Tourism | ATAG Canberra 20 Sep
- Friday 20 September, 3pm – 5pm
- Learning Studio, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes Place East, Parkes, ACT
For people working in arts, culture and events, tourists and travellers comprise an important part of their audience. About 20% of people live with a disability and this makes them a significant market segment, so accommodating their needs is a smart audience development strategy.
Join us for this FREE meet up and networking event to help you understand how to attract more visitors by improving the accessibility of your programming, services and infrastructure. You’ll also get to mix, mingle and network with representatives from Canberra’s arts, culture, tourism and events sectors. Light refreshments will be provided.
- Key issues which affect how people with disability engage with arts, culture, tourism and events
- How arts organisations and festival operators can build audiences through established processes and innovative approaches
- Quick and easy wins you can make around accessibility
- Adriane Boag, Programs Producer, National Gallery of Australia
- Azra Khan, Director, National Multicultural Festival
REGISTER NOW: https://atagcanberra20sep.eventbrite.com.au
This is an Auslan Accessible event.
Please register any access or dietary requirements when booking.
For more information or to specify any access requirements to attend this event please contact Liz Martin: firstname.lastname@example.org
ATAG stands for Accessing The Arts Group. ATAGs are regular meet ups for workers in NSW’s creative industries who want to learn more about including people with disability in their professional practice. ATAGs are an initiative of Accessible Arts, NSW’s peak arts and disability organisation. Accessible Arts works with artists, arts organisations, cultural agencies and festival/event operators to create opportunities that enrich the lives of artists, arts workers and audiences with disability or who are Deaf.