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Agent Wrap: MTA brand ambassador marks 10 years, Travel Counsellors ranked #1 + MORE

While this week’s Agent Wrap is a little short on content, it still packs a punch, so we’re calling it our fun-sized edition.

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Agent Wrap: Travelmarvel’s hilarious ‘toot paper’ video, Travel Counsellors wins Queen’s Award + MORE

After a brief hiatus, Travel Weekly’s Agent Wrap is back and ready to boogie. And by boogie, we mean present you with the latest and greatest news from travel agencies across Australia.

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Midweek Interview

Life in the time of COVID-19 with MTA’s Sue Basedow

This week, we interviewed MTA’s Sue Basedow to try and convince her to make us some of her famous rhubarb friands. Sadly, we were unsuccessful.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with MTA’s Carine Boost and Linda Kiernander

This week, MTA advisors Carine Boost and Linda Kiernander gave us some hot tips on how to survive self-isolation. Spoiler: it involves wine.

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MTA showcases how clients can ‘roam from home’

The crafty folk over at MTA have been having a bit of fun during self-isolation, travelling all over the world from the comfort of their homes.

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“We will all get through this”: Guy Sebastian’s heartwarming message to MTA agents

The ARIA award-winning singer-songwriter sent a video to MTA agents and its head office team extending his support amid the coronavirus crisis.

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Travel Agents

Agent Wrap: Travellers Choice members band together, MTA pauses fees + MORE!

This week’s Agent Wrap is sure to lift your spirits. It’s absolutely brimming with positivity and is a welcome distraction to end the working week.

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Virtuoso MD and MTA co-founder reignite ‘agent’ vs ‘advisor’ debate

by Christian Fleetwood

Two of Australia’s travel industry elites believe it’s time for ‘agents’ to become ‘advisors’ to reflect the modern traveller.

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Tourism

Virtuoso CEO cancels Aussie trip amid coronavirus concerns as travel ban extended

Matthew Upchurch was scheduled to speak at the MTA conference over the weekend, but cancelled his trip yesterday.

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Travel Agents

Agent Wrap: Wendy Wu’s mega-famil, AAT Kings gives back to locals, Flight Centre helps deaf community + MORE!

This week’s Agent Wrap is so full of famil opportunities and incentives that Travel Weekly staff are considering retraining as travel agents to get in on the action.

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Midweek Interview

Midweek Interview with MTA’s Georgia Traill

This week, we sat down with MTA – Mobile Travel Agents BDM Georgia Traill, and then abruptly stood up again after realising our office dog had left a pile of mud on the couch. At least, we hope it was mud.

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Agent Wrap: agents treated to KURIOS performance, PTM hits Papua New Guinea + MORE!

Judging by the length of this wrap, you agents sure have been quiet lately. Well, as quiet as a bunch of jet-setting socialites can be.

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