Book Yarra Valley – a unique and targeted booking site and app for everything there is to see and do in Victoria’s premier wine and food region – will go live officially on January 1, 2016 – and is the brainchild of local Yarra Valley tourism doyen – Ross Stevens – who wants to take his vision of “The Valley” to the online world!
Championing the local angle – – “local businesses working for the local industry and keeping the $$$ local” — Book Yarra Valley is the ultimate website and mobile app guide to the magnificent Yarra Valley region, with all local Yarra Valley businesses and services on the one definitive and easy to navigate site.
“Our user-friendly website and app is easy to operate, fast and is designed to generate a greater sense of the region. Book Yarra Valley will list a range of local businesses and services to accommodate all tourists’ needs in one-stop,” said founder of Book Yarra Valley – Ross Stevens.
“With a portal for eight specific Yarra Valley websites that cover- -accommodation, restaurants, weddings, things to do, Yarra Valley food, conference and events, hotels and cellar doors, breweries and more…we want to keep the dollars local – henceforth our mantra of ‘Become Local’ and not go offshore to the big guns such as Booking.com and Expedia.com” said Stevens.
“Having spent the past 42 years living in the region and working in my own various local businesses, including the past ten years in tourism accommodation sector, and having also served on various Yarra Valley Tourism committee’s and board’s during that time, I have had the unique opportunity to get to know the local tourism community, and in turn, to also develop an understanding of their business and marketing needs. My passion for the people and businesses of this region, and the desire to keep it local, have been the inspiration and motivating force in creating the new Book Yarra Valley website platform and mobile app”- he said.
For those wanting to spend the weekend or take a holiday up in the Yarra Valley- Book Yarra Valley features a complete range of available properties across the Yarra Valley and adjoining regions, including- Healesville, Marysville, Yarra Glen, Warbuton and the Dandenong Ranges. Book Yarra Valley also offers the perfect hotel guide for independent travellers, groups, interstate and international business travellers.
Yarra Valley is the ultimate foodie region and Book Yarra Valley will showcase all aspects of the paddock to plate journey in Victoria’s premier wine region: from farmgate producers, fine dining experiences to local produce retailers and everything in between.
For those wine lovers- Book Yarra Valley also provides a complete listing of the regions famous cellar doors- filled with the smallest family owned and run wineries – to the large iconic wineries of the Yarra Valley such as Rochford Wines, Balgownie, Domaine Chandon and Yering Station – just to name a few.
Explore the Yarra Valley with Book Yarra Valley– covering a range of activities to do in the region from tours, markets, attraction, galleries and even parks and playgrounds for the kids! Book Yarra Valley also offers venues and services that are perfect for conferences and events and wedding services for those looking to plan their dream wedding in this breathtaking region!
Whether it’s a day trip or long stay to the Yarra Valley- Book Yarra Valley is certainly the ultimate online guide to everything in one of Australia’s most breathtaking regions that is the Yarra Valley!
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