Melbourne and Adelaide agents inspired by South Pacific destinations at first ‘Treasures’ events of the year
‘Treasures of the South Pacific’, a series of events designed to educate and inspire Australian travel agents about the variety of tourism product and experiences available across the South Pacific, began its 2017 schedule of events last week in Melbourne and Adelaide, with both nights drawing strong attendance.
The South Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) hosted over 120 travel agents in Melbourne on Tuesday, 11 April, 2017 and another 60 agents on Wednesday, 12 April, 2017 at the Adelaide event.
Travel agents heard from representatives of the tourism offices of Cook Islands, New Caledonia, Norfolk Island, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tahiti, Vanuatu and from hidden treasures including: Kiribati, Nauru, Marshall Islands, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Tonga, Tuvalu and American Samoa.
Alexandra Bell from Flight Centre, Collin’s Square was the lucky winner of a twelve night trip to Vanuatu at the Melbourne event. The fantastic prize includes flights with Air Vanuatu and accommodation at Iririki Island Resort & Spa, Ramada Resort Port Vila, Bokissa Private Island Resort and The Havannah Vanuatu.
In Adelaide, Erin O’Neill of Phil Hoffman Travel won an incredible ten nights in Vanuatu staying at Iririki Island Resort & Spa, Moorings Hotel, Hideaway Island Resort and Bokissa Private Island Resort
The next Treasures of the South Pacific events will take place in the following locations:
– Brisbane, 22 August, 2017
– Gold Coast, 23 August, 2017
– Sydney, 24 October, 2017
– Newcastle, 25 October, 2017