The TNQ Tourism Marketing Conference

22 August 2019

Evolving Your Tourism Narrative

The cutting edge of travel marketing strategies and ideas

Join us for a full day of future-focussed ideas and stories delivered by marketers with extensive backgrounds in tourism and beyond. We’ll inspire you with content created for a digital-first world. At The TNQ Tourism Marketing Conference, you’ll be among your people and industry from across the region. Connect with peers, local suppliers, talk with our speakers and members of the TTNQ team. When the presentations are done, we’ll help you break the ice with our tourism marketing happy hour. Leave feeling connected and inspired to take your organisations marketing efforts to the next level.


Speaker Line Up

Robert Pennicott, Founder, Pennicott Wilderness Journeys, Tasmania

A JOURNEY TO SUCCESS: Robert Pennicott and his family have been operating Pennicott Wilderness Journeys since 1999. They have won many state, national and international awards including 12 Australian Tourism Awards and 27 Tasmanian Tourism Awards.


Nick Pritchard, Creative Strategist, Nick Did This

ENGAGING WITH THE TNQ BRAND: Nick Did This is the advertising and marketing partner of TTNQ. With offices in both Brisbane and Cairns, Nick Did This is instrumental in the messaging for our region. Nick will explore the multitude of avenues of how you can share in the brand journey.


Julian Croft, Director of Marketing Platforms, Media & PartnershipsTourism and Events Queensland

TEQ’s DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION PROGRAM: Julian leads the development of digital platforms, media strategy and partnerships at Tourism and Events Queensland to inspire the world to experience the best address on Earth. Hear how TEQ recently transformed their marketing platforms.


Ben Vadasz, Co-Founder & Partner, Destination Think!

UNLEASH THE POWER: Destination Think! is what happens when a group of leading, international, destination marketers create the ideal agency. They unleash the power of word-of-mouth to create passionate advocates for local experiences and tourism businesses. As a co-founder of Destination Think!, Ben brought this company to life and delivers innovative proposals to his clients. Find out how.


More speakers to be announced soon…

  • The TNQ Tourism Marketing Conference


    Cairns Convention Centre Cairns
    Cairns Cairns
    QLD 4871, Australia