Welcome to PTGAA

Welcome

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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Latest News


Onboard Tour Spirit of Tasmania and Walking Tour of Port Melbourne

October 10 9.45 am – 2:00 pm

Join PTGAA for a private onboard tour of the Spirit of Tasmania. Then enjoy a walking tour of Port Melbourne, hosted by Janet Bolitho.

PTGAA Workshop- self guided exploratory tour- Melbourne University

Wed 30 October 2019 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Members of the PTGAA Committee will host an exploratory “walking workshop ” as we follow the self-guided itinerary of Billibellary’s Walk, exploring the Aboriginal cultural significance of this site.

More info & book here 

Past PD Event

Rediscover the Mornington Peninsula! 8th May 2019

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