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Following on as an encore to the main Conference program on 31st May, we are also holding a series of TourismIQ Workshops on June 1st.

These workshops are available to all, however all conference ticket holders get 15% off Workshop ticket prices. Your discount code is located on your Touchstay Conference Guide, under the Additional Events > Workshops tab. If you haven’t downloaded your Touchstay guide, refer to your ticket purchase confirmation email!

See below for the Workshop schedule and click on each trainer to book.

Time Wednesday, 1st June
Morning Workshops:

9:00am – 11:30 am


Revenue Management & Pricing Strategies for your Business

by RevenYou


Customer Service & Tourism Experiences

by Tara Howell

Afternoon Workshops:

1:30 pm – 4:00 pm


Industry Engagement and Digital Marketing

by South Australian Tourism Commission


Social Media & The Law

by Wallmans Lawyers


Furthermore, Hour of Power: Walk and Talk coaching sessions will also be available exclusively to SA Tourism Conference delegates. These unique, individualised sessions are held with industry professionals across finance, marketing, law and more.

Click each name below to see the coaches, and what their specialties are. To book, head to your Touchstay Conference Guide, under the Additional Events tab.

Martyn Luck | Gallagher

Martyn Luck has 30 years Commercial & Corporate Insurance Broking and has successfully worked with a diverse range of clients across multiple industry (Motorsport, Food & Beverage, High Hazard & Hospitality) sectors providing sound insurance advice. Martyn can discuss all matters relating to Insurance!

Lynda Schenk | Purple Giraffe

For almost three decades, Lynda Schenk has worked across a diverse range of industries including wine, hospitality, human resources, transport, building and construction, and not-for-profit industries. Lynda can provide coaching on anything Marketing related, and can take you through writing a 1-page marketing plan for your business!

Katie Bridges | Nova Entertainment

With her 20 years experience in people and sales management, Katie of Nova Entertainment can discuss all matters related to Advertising and Marketing, Commercial Sales Operations, People and Culture, and Managing a hybrid workforce. 

Dougal McFuzzlebutt | RAA Travel

Understanding how to get online, choose your channels and understand commission can be tricky, however Dougal, RAA Travel‘s SA Travel Product Manager, can help break down some of the common misconceptions around these topics and provide coaching on Online Distribution & Commissionable Products.

Tamie Matthews | RevenYou

Tamie and the team at RevenYou manage pricing, distribution, sales & marketing for a variety of properties all around the country. Tamie can provide training on Revenue & Distribution for independent hoteliers. 

David Brownie | BankSA

David is the Corporate Partner Manager at Bank SA, and can provide coaching on how to development corporate partnerships and relationships. 

Peter O'Leary | P4B Solar

Chat all things Solar with Peter from P4B Solar, and understand how solar can benefit your business. His history in accounting and business allows him to understand what the right solar will be for you!

Chris Thomas | Department of Environment and Water

Chris Thomas, from the Department of Environment and Water, has over 30 years experience managing tourism in protected areas in both Queensland and South Australia. Chris is available to discuss all matters relating to commercial tourism in South Australia’s national parks and marine park, including licensing, fees and partnership opportunities. !