The marine tourism industry has a major economic benefit for the Cairns region. The value of marine tourism is acknowledged as being worth $736 million and employing 16,600 people. This shows that marine tourism is worth more than any other activity to the local economy.
Gempearl’s involvement with the marine tourism industry is lengthy and ongoing. Members of the management team have privately owned and operated scuba dive businesses for many years. This front-line experience has provided the team with the depth of knowledge and operational understanding to assist others in the industry put in place systems and procedures to ensure success in the marine tourism industry.
Gempearl Services to the Marine Tourism Industry include:
- Financial Systems Management – including development, implementation & audit
- International Marketing & Representation
- Audit and Compliance in the areas of Safety, Environmental, Quality & OSO / ISM
- Marine Training
- Representation & Lobbying of government organisations at a local, state and national level