FacebookTwitter Member Login
-- Visit Skal Australia --

Upcoming Events

Date with Denmark Chamber of Commerce Thursday, 23rd August 2018

Denmark Chamber of Commerce

Thursday 23rd August

Venue to be advised

Tourism Forum. LTO, RTO, STO, DMO - what are they? Wednesday, 12th September 2018

Tourism Forum

LTO, RTO, STO, DMO - panel session with members from each

Torbay Encounter Wednesday, 3rd October 2018

Visit tourism and accommodation hotspots in Torbay. Date and times to be confirmed.

See our other events

Skål International Albany

Skål is a professional organisation of tourism leaders around the world, promoting global tourism and friendship. It is the only international group uniting all branches of the travel and tourism industry. Its members, the industry’s managers and executives, meet at local, national, regional and international levels to discuss and pursue topics of common interest.

The first Club was founded in 1932 in Paris by travel managers, following an educational tour of Scandinavia. The idea of international goodwill and friendship grew and, in 1934, the “Association Internationale des Skål Clubs” was formed with Florimond Volckaert as its first President, who is considered the “Father of Skål”.

Skål International today has approximately 15,000 members in 370 Clubs throughout 83 nations. Most activities occur at local level, moving up through National Committees, under the umbrella of Skål International, headquartered at the General Secretariat in Torremolinos, Spain.

Skål International is governed by an Executive Committee of six members, elected by delegates to an annual General Assembly, held during the World Congress, hosted by a different country each year. This allows members first-hand observation of the travel and tourism potential around the world.