Young Tourism Network

Getting there

YTN catches up with tourism professional, Madelene McWha YTN: How are you involved in the Tourism Industry? MW: I teach and research tourism at Latrobe University and William Angliss Institute in Melbourne. YTN: What do you think is the best thing about Victoria’s Tourism Industry? MW: Every destination is unique – the diverse landscapes in …

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YTN News March 2015

RACV Victorian Tourism Awards Young Achiever 2014, Monique Bayer Monique Bayer, owner and operator of Walk Melbourne Tours, was awarded the Young Achievers Award at the 2014 Victorian Tourism Awards. Young Tourism Network caught up with Monique to see what’s next for her business, and what advice she’s got other young members of the tourism …

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YTN News December 2014

Young Tourism Network Christmas Party Past, present and future YTN members joined together to celebrate Christmas on Wednesday December 3 at Slate Restaurant Bar. Another key highlight was the celebration and recognition of Chris Porter’s work with YTN as he recently stepped down from the Committee. Jess Derham, YTN Chair, and Dianne Smith, VTIC CEO …

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YTN News September 2014

Discovering Melbourne’s Diverse Accommodation Industry On Wednesday 24th September our professional development series concluded with a look into Melbourne’s accommodation industry. We welcomed guests from three very different organisations- Miranda Miller of Yarra Valley Lodge, Katie James from RACV and Christina Harris from YHA. In a round table format, each speaker presented information on their …

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YTN News August 2014

One-on-one networking event a hit On Wednesday 27th August, our professional development series continued with the latest installment focusing on the events and attractions sectors. Young Tourism Network welcomed Olivia Dal Bo of Peter Jones Special Events, Tracy Hore from Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, Natalie Duke from Melbourne Food and Wine Festival and Carla Phillips …

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