PTGAA has undertaken the accreditation and professional development of professional tour guides since 1985

We support our members with various benefits such as industry discounts, regular PD events, discounted Group Insurance cover. We engage proactively with industry partners to foster partnering and business opportunities with our Members. We welcome new member applications and industry partnerships.  Read more


Given the outbreak of COVID-19 in Australia, PTGAA would like to provide our members with an update on our precautionary measures.
As an industry that relies on regular face-to-face contact, we need to work together to manage the risk and spread of coronavirus.

Read our guidelines on how you should minimise risk.     Download  PTGAA Guidelines

Tourism Australia Information on Job Support and support for businesses. TA Corporate site here  to help industry navigate all the various forms of financial support available including :

Federal Government Assistance here

All States and Territory Assistance  here

Tourism Australia Webinars

Tourism Australia has decided to start hosting weekly webinars, with the first one starting this Friday 27 March. Australia’s Tourism Minister, Simon Birmingham, will join me to talk about the different government initiatives in response to the coronavirus. You can register here.

Australian Border Force -Travel Restrictions here

Department of Health – Health and Safety Measures here



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The Shrine of Remembrance

Thursday, 2 April 2020

PTGAA Privately hosted Tour: The Shrine of Remembrance

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2020 PD Events

Your PD Committee has been busy organising the 2020 PD events.

See All Upcoming  2020 Events Here 

PTGAA 2020 PD events

Past Event: Workshop- PTGAA “Walking Workshop -the Aboriginal significance of Melbourne University campus

Wednesday 30 October 2019
3:00 pm – 5:30 pm

No charge for Workshop/Walking Tour  – registration required for numbers More Info and Book Here