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Australian Tourism Awards 2018

Victoria's tourism stars shone brightly at the 2018 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards last Friday, picking up nine awards in total; two Gold, four Silver and three Bronze. Daniel Gschwind, chair of the Australian Tourism Awards, congratulated all the winners and finalists from across Australia.“To reach the finalists stage of the Australian Tourism Awards is a great honour in itself and all finalists should be immensely proud of their efforts. The winners from
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New Member Directory

Network like never before Introducing the hottest networking platform since LinkedIn... the YTN Member Directory! Keep in touch with all the friends you've made at our events and make new connections right here in your member portal. Make sure your profile is up to date with a profile picture and your current place of employment/study, and let's get talking! Time to check it out >>> YTN Member-Directory <<< Click Here If you do not wish to be
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New Committee for YTN

The votes are in! We are excited to announce eight new committee members that were recently elected by our YTN members. We welcome: Ashleigh Romanjuk from Melbourne Private Tours Caroline Vezeau from Melbourne Convention Bureau Hugh Fitzpatrick from Caravan Industry Association of Australia Lakshmi Cashmore from State Library Victoria Lauren Cowie from Global Ballooning Mohana Ananthanarayan from City of Melbourne and Sustainable Living Foundation Michelle Dall'Ava from Destination Melbourne - Michelle has been part of our Committee for the
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PD Event 2 – Grow and Glow

Event Wrap Up The room was buzzing at our second Young Tourism Network professional development event for the year. Students and young professionals gathered to hear from three insightful speakers. And it was all about growing and glowing in your career development. Peter Davey, Head of HR at Visit Victoria, discussed ways to perfect your CV and cover letter. His passion for leadership and team management shone through. He also provided some background
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YTN Member Kate Jobling reaps rewards at Leadership Summit

YTN member and Operations Manager at Melbourne Private Tours was the lucky winner of our giveaway to attend the Women in Travel and Tourism Leadership Summit. As part of YTN's sponsorship with Liquid Learning, Kate was nominated by her manager to attend, Kate enjoyed a few days in Sydney attending the Summit and shares her experiences here. YTN is committed to supporting future leaders in the events, hospitality and tourism
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MCEC Famil

Young tourism professionals check out MCEC YTN members had a sneak peek at the new, improved and expanded space at the  Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC). Soni Barm, Business Development Specialist was delighted to guide us through the space and provided an insight into what the expansion means for the Melbourne tourism and major events industry. This was a great opportunity exclusive to YTN members. Due to open in less than 2 months, the MCEC expansion is
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Trusted Advisor Program Launch

The Young Tourism Network Trusted Advisor Program is a free initiative focused on encouraging collaboration and peer assisted learning in the tourism industry. We recruited 16 stellar Advisors for the 2018 program and have matched them with eager tourism students ready to take the next step in their career journey. Meet and Greet Advisors, advisees and YTN committee members gathered at the gorgeous Garden State Hotel and chatted, ate, drank and had an all around
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