As the peak tourism and events body for St Kilda, St Kilda Tourism & Events (SKTE) works with the businesses and tourism industry to provide a united voice to drive and support all businesses in St Kilda, deliver significant impact on visitation and yield through creative marketing activity and industry development, and influence tourism product.
SKTE has five priority areas of focus:
- Leadership & organisation
- Product Development
- Industry Development
- Destination Marketing
- Visitor Servicing
SKTE provides marketing and visitor information services. SKTE operates the St Kilda Visitor Info Kombi van which is a mobile visitor information service that pops up at events and promotions in the area. It is run by volunteers and aims to service the local area by guiding visitors to local restaurants, bars, events, beaches, tours, attractions and businesses. The Kombi also provides free WIFI, recharge facilities and competitions for visitors to partake in.
SKTE run marketing campaigns throughout the year which are based on solid research on attracting first time and repeat visitors to the area. We also manage large social media campaigns across all digital platforms include Facebook, Instagram & Twitter managing the Visit St Kilda accounts. SKTE are responsible for the stkildamelbourne.com.au website providing information on everything to see and do in St Kilda as well as sending monthly emails to both visitor and industry databases about the latest in St Kilda.
President: Llewellyn Wyeth
Vice President: Jonathan Sherren
Treasurer: Alvaro Caceres
Secretary: Andrew Rollinson
Trent Van Der Peet
General Manager: Denise Castro
Marketing & Events Coordinator: Nikki Lenaghan
Memberships & Sales Coordinator: Alessia Crosti Fiddes
Volunteer Coordinator: Ann Briese
Intern: Georgina Ryan
PO Box 1434 St Kilda South Victoria 3182. AUSTRALIA Email: firstname.lastname@example.org