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To the Professional Tour Guide Association of Australia (PTGAA).

– Are you a Tour Guide?

– Or are you looking for a Professional Tour Guide?

The PTGAA have represented and supported Tour Guides, Tour Managers, Site Guides and related occupations since 1991. We offer ongoing professional skills and career development opportunities which can be utilised Australia wide, as well as overseas.

PTGAAs high standards requires all new professional members to gain the highest benchmark for Guides: The Guide of Australia Accreditation (GOA). This quality requirement offers a circle of safety, to the wider Australian Tourism and Incentives industry, and adds great value and peace of mind when using the services of a PTGAA, Guide of Australia Accredited Guide.

Our sought after members are supported to develop and maintain an ongoing high standard of expertise through professional career exercises, mentoring, training modules, and networking opportunities.

To learn more about individual Tour Guides click Here.

The PTGAA is a founding member of the national peak industry body for Australian tour guide associations, Guiding Organisations Australia Inc. (GOA).

PTGAA also enjoy strong partner relationships with many tourism associations and other industry stakeholders including the most reputable training providers.

 

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June PD Event

PD Melbourne Gaol Court House & Watch House

Wednesday, 12 June 2019   from 1:45 pm to 4:30 pm (AEST)

The building that once held Victoria’s most notorious criminals is now one of Melbourne’s oldest surviving structures and a museum devoted to its past

Members Only Register Here

Optional Networking Lunch

VENUE : THE MOAT– State Library – 176 Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000- www.themoat.com.au
(basement restaurant, enter under Wheeler Centre)

TIME: Before the PD event  12:00 pm to 13.30 pm

Networking Lunch Members Only Register Here

SAVE THE DATE

PTGAA 2019 AGM +
Sealife Melbourne & Industry Partners PD

17 September 2019   4:00PM to 8:00 PM

 

Past PD Event

Rediscover the Mornington Peninsula!   8th May 2019

Session 1- Daytime – PTGAA Mornington Peninsula PD – Daytime Session – Rediscover the Mornington Peninsula as a Tourist Destination

Session 2 Evening  Free Evening Bathing Session at The Peninsula Hot Springs- discover the newly revamped Hot Springs and enjoy an evening of bathing!