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Inquiry into Western Australian Tourism Commission’s Involvement in Major Tourism Events

Inquiry status:Past
Date commenced:23 Feb 2011
Tabling date:24 Nov 2011
Deadline for submissions:28 Mar 2011
Date Ended:01 Dec 2011
Committee:Estimates and Financial Operations Committee
House:Legislative Council
Media Statements: 02/23/2011
Important Information:
Terms of Reference:The Standing Committee on Estimates and Financial Operations is to inquire into and report on whether the Western Australian Tourism Commission’s (and its subsidiaries including Eventscorp) involvement with and support for the One Movement for Music Festival is delivering value for money to the Western Australian taxpayer.

With respect to the One Movement for Music Festival the Inquiry will consider:

a) Western Australian Tourism Commission’s corporate objectives and strategy in supporting this event;

b) the effectiveness of Western Australian Tourism Commission’s management with respect to arranging and/or participating in this event;

c) the decision-making process and rationale behind Western Australian Tourism Commission’s financial involvement in supporting this event;

d) the apportionment of risk between the public and private sector with respect to this event;

e) the adequacy of processes for evaluating whether this event meets the Western Australian Tourism Commission’s expected outcomes; and

f) any other relevant matter.

The Committee intends to report on the inquiry to the Legislative Council by Thursday, 24 November 2011.

Related Documents/Response to Questions on Notice:
Unless a venue is specified, hearings are held at the
Legislative Council Committee Rooms Ground Floor, 18-32 Parliament Place, West Perth

29 Aug 201101:30 PMTourism Western Australia
02 Sep 201101:30 PMFormer CEO of Tourism Western Australia
02 Sep 201103:00 PMPublic Sector Commission
05 Sep 201101:30 PMOne Movement Pty Ltd
12 Sep 201110:00 PMGrant Thornton
12 Sep 201101:00 PMWA Music Industry Association
26 Sep 201101:30 PMWestern Australian Tourism Commission
Related Transcripts of Evidence:
Evidence by.. Tourism Western Australia on 29 Aug 2011
Evidence by.. Former CEO of Tourism Western Australia on 2 Sep 2011
Evidence by.. Public Sector Commission on 2 Sep 2011
Evidence by.. Directors of One Movement Pty Ltd on 5 Sep 2011
Evidence by.. Grant Thornton Australia on 12 Sep 2011
Evidence by.. The Western Australian Music Industry Association Inc. on 12 Sep 2011
Evidence by.. WA Tourism Commission on 26 Sep 2011