Our Vision and Mission


CAUTHE will be the uniting scholarly association for Australian and New Zealand tourism, hospitality and events (TH&E), providing leadership, engagement and support for academics while welcoming links with colleagues from around the world.


CAUTHE facilitates open, honest and respectful communication amongst members and leads engagement with relevant outside bodies to further high quality TH&E research and education in the region.

Strategic Pillars

CAUTHE’s key goals as outlined in the 2016-2021 Strategic Plan are

Leadership: To raise the profile of the association and improve awareness of TH&E on the political and public agendas

Engagement: To provide a forum for interaction between TH&E educators and researchers in Australia and New Zealand and establish links with kindred associations within and beyond the region

Support: To develop, promote and foster access to TH&E networks and resources for members

Download 2016-2021 Strategic Plan