Place Accommodation is owned and operated by Carrie Donaldson and Luis Casanova. 


Carrie has 20 years’ experience in tourism development, destination management, place making and communication design.  She is passionate about providing authentic visitor experiences and owns and operates a range of self contained accommodation options in the Goulburn Valley.



Carrie is also the Managing Director of Sense of Place Consulting.


Sense of Place Consulting specialises in connecting people to place through:

- welcoming places away from home encouraging visitors to live like locals

- regional visitor engagement strategy

- authentic destination development

- engaging communications

- interpretation design

- funding and awards submissions

- experiential event design and delivery



To contact Sense of Place Consulting email

Artistic and Program Advisor - Girgarre ReViVal

The Girgarre ReViVal has been made possible through the dedication and passion of the community of Girgarre and the support of Regional Arts Victoria's Small Towns Transformations project. The project runs from 1st August, 2016 until 30th August 2018.  

MOVE - Museum of Vehicle Evolution, Shepparton

Carrie is a member of the foundation project board responsible for concept development, submission writing and business case development.

Dig In Cafe - Kidstown

Concept development, branding and project management for Kidstown's all new Dig In Cafe focussed on healthy eating and education.

Experience Culture Victoria - Cultural Tourism Victoria

Project management and communications advisory supporting Victoria's peak cultural tourism body.  For more information visit

Recent projects include:

contact us:
mobile: +61 415 581 135
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