About Melissa

I have over 35 years of experience as a Travel Agent. I've managed a retail agency and for the past 26 years have been a personal Mobile Travel Consultant. Also during these same 26 years, I have held a part-time role as a Travel & Tourism Teacher at TAFE NSW which has allowed me to share my travel passion and experience teaching a large number of current and potential travel personnel.

As far back as 1990, I was awarded the prestigious title of ‘Australian Travel Consultant of the Year' from the travel industry oversight body Australian Institute of Travel & Tourism. Over my career, I have also won a number of other industry sales and excellence awards from Tourism Suppliers.

I have travelled the globe extensively and love sharing those experiences with my valued clients.

I am passionate about travel and assisting my clients to discover the world through planning their exciting holidays.

Previous experience

• St George Travel
• Caringbah Travel
• Travelscene Engadine
• Mountstephen Travel ATAC
• TAFE NSW (Travel and Tourism Teacher)
• Mobile Travel Consultant.

Areas of specialty

Travel Agent for over 35 years:
• Leisure
• Family
• Luxury
• Group Travel
• Air Fares specialist
• Packaged holidays specialist
• Cruise specialist.

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    Travel Consultant of the YearDedication and application of the Principles of the Tourism Professional. This award was a National Title and assessed over a 12 months period by a variety of industry representatives across the different sectors of the Tourism Industry.


About MTA - Mobile Travel Agents

First licensed in 1991, MTA – Mobile Travel Agents pioneered the work-from-home model nationally in Australia. With a network size providing unrivalled support, MTA Travel Experts are handpicked professionals, generally attaining more than 10 years industry experience with other major agency chains prior to joining the organisation. IATA, CLIA and Cruiseco accredited, MTA is proudly a foundation member of ATAS - a mark of industry quality. Appointed as Accredited Space Agent in 2006 by Sir Richard Branson, MTA is a member of AFTA, also Belmond and Virtuoso, both of which are exclusive 'by-invitation-only' global organisations comprising a handpicked number of travel agencies worldwide. MTA is an ethical business delivering on paid experience to leisure and business travellers.

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