Businesses that play a role in tourism can sign up to our Tourism eNewsletter to stay up to date with new opportunities. 

If you are an accommodation provider with Mount Alexander Shire, you can also list your accommodation with us and we can assist you with online bookings on this website through the bookeasy platform, with different options for support and bookings. This accommodation partnership also provides your customers with face to face and on the phone support from our Visitors Centre - great for last minute booking opportunities or more tailored requirements. 

If you would like to join out Tourism Marketing Program you get access to:

  • Business listing on Castlemaine Maldon Surrounds Website 
  • Eligible for inclusion in blogs on Castlemaine Maldon Surrounds Website 
  • Eligible for inclusion on What's On Newsletter to 2,400+ subscribers 
  • Opportunity to host journalists and key media through PR partnerships 
  • Access to display brochures at Visitor Information Centres at Castlemaine and Maldon 
  • Opportunity to be considered for social media posts and stories 
  • Opportunity for online, direct and phone referrals from our Visitor Information Centres. 
  • Invitation to tourism networking opportunities 
  • Use of our online booking platform (Bookeasy) for accommodation operators. 
  • Opportunity to host Visitor Information Centre volunteers and staff as part of their familiarisation program. 
  • Website upload support – Tourism team to upload events for your business 
  • Opportunity to host membership networking events

This year we are navigating some changes to our Regional Tourism Boards and as a result we have reduced our offer to provide the Essentials membership only, for $110 per year to access all of the above benefits.  

Full details here

We can't wait to have you on board! Download the Tourism Marketing Partnership Sign up Form here:

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Please contact Jessica McNamara, Tourism Marketing and Development Officer on [email protected] for more information or visit our Castlemaine Visitor Information Centre. 

Castlemaine, Maldon and Surrounds Official Visitor Guide (OVG)

The Official Visitor Guide for Castlemaine, Maldon and Surrounds is an inspiring and informative printed tourism publication that contains the best of the region in one neat little package. These guides are used by local, interstate and international visitors as a planning tool in both the lead up to a trip, and whilst they are in the destination. It helps them to navigate their way around and get the most out of their experience.

Approximately 50,000 copies of the guide is distributed throughout visitor information centres across Victoria including key destinations such as Melbourne CBD and to visitors and locals at the Castlemaine & Maldon Visitor Information Centres.

A copy of the current guide and be viewed or downloaded here

Contact us

Jessica McNamara, Tourism Marketing and Development Officer
Email: [email protected]

For any visitor services enquiries, please reach out to our friendly team at the VICs.

Castlemaine Visitor Information Centre
Market Building, 44 Mostyn Street,
Castlemaine, 3450
Phone: +613 5471 1795 or 1800 171 888
Email: [email protected]

Maldon Visitor Information Centre
Shire Gardens, High Street,
Maldon, 3463
Phone: +613 5475 2569 or 1800 171 888
Email: [email protected]

Tourism Industry Newsletter

Sign up to our Tourism Industry newsletter here to get up to date information about tourism, local updates, grants and more. 


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