BRISBANE Lunch – 7 February 2020 – Granite Belt Wine Country

Varias Restaurant 22 Caves Road, Stanthorpe

Grazing the Granite Belt Stomp grapes, learn to peel from award-winning apple peeler + pick a giant strawberry!     You’re invited to graze Queensland’s Granite Belt in February 2020! You can join us for a self-drive day trip, a two day experience with return coach from Brisbane or three day self-drive long weekend experience. […]

$40.00 – $45.00

SYDNEY Lunch – Visit Monaco – 26 February 2020

La Rosa The Strand Arcade, Shop 133/193 Pitt St, Sydney

Please join us for lunch, proudly presented by Visit Monaco.   Monaco Government Tourist Bureau is delighted to invite you to lunch with a Monegasque flair. Find out about the Principality that is constantly reinventing itself whilst remaining true to its DNA. With a special guest from Monaco, you will hear about the Smart -City approach and […]


*CANCELLED* SYDNEY Lunch – TravelCard – 27 March 2020

Botanic House Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney

Please join us for lunch, proudly presented by TravelCard.   Stuck in Hawaii and need to get back to work? Travel insurance can help you solve problems that you didn’t know you had. Join TravelCard Real-Time Travel Insurance to discuss the challenges of travel and the solutions of travel insurance. Be in attendance as TravelCard […]

$40.00 – $45.00

*CANCELLED* ADELAIDE Lunch – SeaLink – 27 March 2020

Apoteca 118 Hindley Street, Adelaide

Please join us for lunch, proudly presented by SeaLink.   SeaLink is delighted to invite you to a Kangaroo Island inspired lunch. Our roots are in South Australia with our ferry service, tours and holiday packages to the tourism icon of Kangaroo Island, but we are now a global player with operations all around Australia […]

$40.00 – $45.00

*CANCELLED* PERTH Lunch – Next Story Group & Sage Hotel West Perth – 30 March 2020

Julio's Italian Restaurant Sage Hotel West Perth, West Perth

Please join us for lunch, proudly presented by Next Story Group & Sage Hotel West Perth. Kick off 2020 in style and come join the team from Sage Hotel West Perth in the surrounds of their heritage-listed Julio’s Italian Restaurant. Meet hotel General Manager, Graeme Rutherford and Executive Chef, Simone Ariano, and find out what […]

$40.00 – $45.00

ASTW Book Club

The ASTW’s inaugural book club will be launched by member Sue Gough Henly on 15 September at 6pm AEST on Zoom (bit.ly/ASTWSeptBookClub) and live-streamed on our Facebook group. Our first pick is this year’s Miles Franklin Literary Award winner, The Yield, by Wiradjuri author Tara June Winch. Winch has described the novel as a 'handbook […]

Webinar: TravMedia Masterclass for PRs with Nick Wayland

Following Nick’s hugely successful webinar on how media can make the most of TravMedia, he now turns his attention to the many ways in which PRs can benefit from this platform. In this masterclass he will take participants through each step of the process, from building an attention-grabbing profile to connecting with media, posting press […]

Webinar: Telling responsible stories: Think Child Safe with Tracey Croke, Friends International’s James Sutherland and a panel of travel operators

Do you put children at risk when you travel? Most travellers would answer no to this question. Sadly, research shows the majority do – largely because well-intentioned actions can inadvertently lead to exploitation and abuse. When travel returns, vulnerable children around the world will need the power of the tourism industry more than ever. In […]

Tourism Western Australia Lunch

the mark St Georges Terrace & Barrack St, Perth WA 6000, Perth

POST Lunch at The Mark Tourism WA invites the Australian Society of Travel Writers to enjoy an intimate private lunch at the iconic State Buildings precinct in Perth’s CBD. Set in The Mark, overlooking the Stirling Gardens, guests will enjoy a three-course specially-curated menu from POST. Not only providing a great opportunity to mingle with […]