Searching for a career with limited experience, Michael landed his dream job. With strong mentors surrounding him he has risen to the top of his field and collaborates with world renowned events all the while promoting the peninsula.
Starting as a kitchen hand in an Irish pub, Conleth began his journey in tourism. After travelling and working across the globe, he chose the Mornington Peninsula to capitalise on his wealth of experience and is now one of the most highly respected tourism operators in Australia.
Brett wanted to mix his newly acquired health and physiotherapy skills with a career on the Mornington Peninsula. Drifting away from conventional methods of healing, Brett found another way to revive the body in tourism.
A country boy born and bred, Josh wanted to ensure he could pursue his dream within an environment similar to his upbringing. Common misconceptions surrounding Josh’s first-rate career are dispelled through insights into his life and love of food.
With sport being the main focus of Alex’s upbringing, his dream to have a sporting career on the peninsula seemed like an impossibility. Persevering through the highs and lows, Alex now has the career of his dreams in the place of his dreams.
Thinking about a life after secondary school, Jessica considered what was most important for her future. She was inspired by the lessons learnt early in life; welcoming friends and family into your home and offering food, fun, and laughter.
Tracy created her own destiny by working her way into tourism and framing her life around it. Having worked in multiple tourism roles and venues whilst having a family, she embodies the diversity of what a tourism career can be.
Penny’s passion for language and culture has taken her across the world. Now a mother, Penny returns to the peninsula to provide the lifestyle she dreamed of for her children whilst still making her mark in tourism.