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Craig McGovern is the owner/operator of the iconic Pelican Boat Hire and the Noosa River Slipway, operating from the Noosaville foreshore.
Craig has over 30 years' experience managing venues, major events, IT companies and commercial real estate. Previous roles include Director of Ernst & Young, Chief Executive of the Queensland Performing Arts Centre and Chief Operating Officer of the Marriner Group, running Melbourne’s iconic tourism attractions, the Princess, Regent, Comedy and Forum Theatres.
Craig was made a Life Member for service as National Vice President of the peak industry body Live Performance Australia and a Life Member for service as National President of the Australian Marine Conservation Society.
Craig is fortunate to live, work and play on the Noosa River and was elected by members to the Board of Tourism Noosa Board in 2020.