Established in July 2011, the Ipswich Tourism Operators Network (ITON) brings together local business engaged and invested in the development of the City of Ipswich as a destination for leisure, corporate and event visitors.
The businesses making up ITON represent all sectors of the local tourism industry, including accommodation venues, attractions, tour operators, restaurants and cafes, entertainment venues and transport providers.
ITON provides a forum for Ipswich tourism businesses and Council's Destination Development Team to network, share information and collaborate.
To be eligible to join ITON, business must:
Stakeholder engagement via industry forums, channels and events for the sharing of information, news, insights, promotional and development opportunities.
Working together as an industry to explore mutually beneficial partnerships, enhance the experiences available to visitors to Ipswich, and grow the City's visitor economy.
Providing a supportive and constructive advisory role and actively advocating on behalf of the Ipswich tourism industry to key industry bodies and stakeholders.