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MTA agent wins coveted spot on Dutch famil

With the famil stopping in Amsterdam along the way, you’d hope this agent will remember to pack some extra-clear eye drops and plenty of snacks.

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Agent Wrap: New AFTA chief mingles, Tripadvisor trials customer-to-agent service + MORE

It’s finally Friday! Or, as we call it in the Travel Weekly office, Agent Wrap day. We also like to call it Wineday.

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Midweek Interview

Life in the time of COVID-19 with MTA’s Cara Lovell

This week, Travel Weekly caught up with the lovely Cara Lovell from MTA, who has been busy cooking “far too many cakes and biscuits” and bingeing Ozark.

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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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Midweek Interview

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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Travel Agents

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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Travel Agents

“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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