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Skal Launceston April 2021 Lunch Tuesday, 13th April 2021

Take this opportunity to network at our monthly Skal Launceston Fellowship lunch

Skål International Launceston

Breakfast with Skal Gold Coast Tuesday, 13th April 2021

Skål International Gold Coast

April Industry Lunch Thursday, 15th April 2021

Skål International Melbourne

Skal Sunshine Coast April Networking Event Tuesday, 20th April 2021

Join Skal Sunshine Coast members and guests at our April event at the Sunshine Coast Aero Club

Skål International Sunshine Coast

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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 14,000 members in 360 Clubs throughout 84 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.