What we do


Who we are:

LTVTA is a grassroots organisation that represents, supports and connects the tourism industry of Launceston and the Tamar Valley.

·      We will represent our members by being a voice for the local industry and advocate to relevant industry organisations.

·      We will support by communicating relevant opportunities and listen to issues and concerns at a local level.

·      We will connect by providing opportunities for building relationships and product awareness at ground level.


What we’ll do:

1.     Represent organisation and advocate on behalf of our local industry

2.     Seek feedback on what tourism operators need

3.     Distil relevant information from all that’s available and communicate to our local industry

4.     Provide avenues for operators to discuss, share and learn

5.     Provide opportunities for tourism workers to learn about local businesses with information sessions and familiarisation programs


Board members spacerOur board is an elected group of industry representatives from a variety of businesses. All board members are volunteer members and are elected for a period of two years.

As we finalise our structure and membership model, the following tourism professionals volunteer their time on the LTVTA committee:


Chair: Sam Denmead, Tourism + Marketing Consultant, Green Hat Tourism

Vice-Chair: Liana Seadon, Sales Manager, TasRedline

Secretary: Jo-Anne Larter, Gorge Scenic Chairlift

Treasurer: Anne Ranson

Committee members:

Angie Hart, Team Leader, Tourism & Events, Liveable Communities, City of Launceston

Damien Blackwell, Tourism Development Officer, West Tamar Council

Meagan Bennett, Manager Liveable & Connected Communities, George Town Council

Christine Pritchard, Industry Services Advisor, Tourism Industry Council Tasmania

Claudia Vinson, Executive Officer, Tamar Valley Wine

Taihlaura Denman-Francis, Consultant, Kingthing Marketing


Why join the LTVTA?


We will encourage this by connecting members at regular networking functions.

We’ll provide the most current information on issues of relevance to our members, to keep abreast of the constantly shifting playing field. We’ll present opportunities for you access skills training, we’ll bring in expert speakers to address YOU at our functions. We’ll connect you to the people that provide an excellent source of referral business – your industry colleagues.

At the core of our organisation is our members and we exist to look after our industry.

members     We will be open for membership for the 2022 year soon.
Contact We welcome all enquiries. Please fill in the form below then click the Submit button. We will be in contact with you shortly.

    Copyright LTVTA 2017
    LTVTA Logo
    All Rights Reserved

    This website was created as a project for the Certificate IV Interactive Digital Media students attending the Alanvale Campus of TasTAFE.

    The winning design was created by Luke Phillips.