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Discover Tourism!

Your online source for starting and enhancing your tourism career. Tourism is a sector that has been identified recently by Deloitte Access Economics as a super sector. "Tourism is expected to be the country’s second fastest growing industry over the next 20 years, with 4.08 per cent annual growth in output".

This is good news for students deciding on jobs and career pathways and this website is a great place for you to start your journey. The videos below will give you lots of good info on how to get started, whether it’s training, work experience, or just working out the direction in which you want to go.


Tourism and Hospitality in QLD - start your lucrative career now

Enter the lucrative industry of hospitality and tourism and learn skills that can land you a job anywhere in the world.


Ascet: Dont waste another year

Restaurant Australia case study video: Brett’s Outback Tasting Tour

Tourism Australia is producing a series of videos showcasing tourism businesses from around the country who are great examples of Restaurant Australia.



Leith Gooding of Endota Spa, Red Hill

Leith tells us about her role as a business owner in tourism. She shares her vision for customer service and what it means to be a true tourism professional, ensuring that every customer is totally satisfied. She shares her tips for those seeking employment in tourism and hospitality; it's all about passion for what you do!


Alex Dudley-Bateman of Portsea Golf Club

Alex Dudley Bateman speaks about his role as a golf club professional, the opportunities on the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria.

Stanley College

Young Tourism Leaders QLD - Nikki Dudley


Kick starting her career in the tourism mecca of Airlie Beach in 2007, Nikki subsequently pursued a tourism career via the local economic development agency, followed by the state tourism board. Nikki now boasts over ten years’ experience in the fields of tourism marketing, communications, digital publicity, project delivery and economic development. She currently shares her time managing three businesses, including a boutique Public Relations & Copy Writing business specialising in the tourism and construction industries, Building & Interiors business and DIY home renovation blog - nooks & cranny. [embed]https://youtu.be/bOqwHn3kHXU[/embed] See more HERE


Brett Blanch Hellyer of Peninsula Hot Springs

Be inspired by Brett's journey into the tourism and hospitality industry through his work at Peninsula Hot Springs. Learn about what he loves of his job, his prospects, the benefits for his lifestyle, and his passion for his job.