28 FREE INFORMATION SESSIONS
We are very proud to provide you with free information sessions at the Helloworld Travel Expo. These presentations are designed to give you an idea of the holiday options, travel styles, destination information and travel suppliers available to you. The presenters are experts in their field and along with holiday inspiration, they'll give you all the insider information you'll need to make the most of your holiday!
10:30am THE GHAN & INDIAN PACIFIC & GREAT SOUTHERN
Take a journey beyond expectation with an all-inclusive rail holiday upon the INDIAN PACIFIC, THE GHAN and the all new GREAT SOUTHERN. Traversing far and wide, these are some of the world’s most breathtaking rail journeys, right here in Australia. Learn about the itineraries, experiences and packages available.
11:00am TASMANIA DRIVING HOLIDAYS
There is no better way to discover Tasmania than on a self-drive holiday! Travelling by road is undoubtedly one of the best ways to explore. Join SUNLOVER and learn local secrets to help you decide which region of Tasmania will be perfect for your next visit!
11:30am AUSTRALIAN GUIDED HOLIDAYS
With over 100 years experience, AAT KINGS is Australia's favourite guided holiday company. Offering incredible touring with knowledgable guides, AAT Kings offers the perfect way to experience the best of Australia’s incredible Red Centre, Tasmania, the Kimberley and more!
12:00pm AMAZING WILDLIFE EXPERIENCES
Whether it roars, snores or swims, nothing beats the feeling of observing an animal in the wild; awe-inspiring, breathtaking, wonderful - a moment you will never forget. Experience the amazing diversity of wildlife encounters available with ADVENTURE WORLD, crafted with a sustainable approach for future generations to enjoy.
12:30pm ANTARCTICA & THE ARCTIC
Embark on the polar adventure of a lifetime with PONANT. Antarctica and the Arctic boast some of the planet’s most spectacular scenery and wildlife and an all-inclusive holiday with Ponant will give you the opportunity to enjoy rare and unique moments in these awe-inspiring destinations.
1:00pm FAMILY CRUISING FROM AUSTRALIA
A ROYAL CARIBBEAN cruise is like no other holiday! Embrace island life in the Pacific and discover first-at-sea innovations like skydiving in the middle of the ocean. Watch world-class entertainment to rival Broadway, savour culinary delights or simply relish the blissful sea breeze. The experiences are as endless as the memories.
1:30pm HELLO NEW ZEALAND
New Zealand is home to diverse landscapes and show-stopping scenery. Think creeping glaciers, forest-covered peaks, inky-blue fjords, geothermal wonders and snowy alps. With ANZCRO, discover the “must do” activities and New Zealand’s best kept secrets!
10:30am HELLO JAPAN
Japan is a country known for its diversity... modern technology, ancient traditions, unique cultural experiences and some of the best ski slopes in the world. Join HELLOWORLD TRAVEL to uncover the hidden secrets and best ways to explore the amazing culture, beautiful landscapes, imperial places and much more.
11:00am HELLO VIETNAM & CAMBODIA
Discover Vietnam and Cambodia with WENDY WU TOURS. Combining land touring with a majestic Mekong river cruise is one of the best ways to experience this incredible destination. Boasting captivating scenery, tranquil temples and sensational food, you’re sure to be enchanted!
11:30am HELLO AFRICA
Africa is a continent full of wonder, mystery, excitement, surprise and some of the best sunsets on Earth. Country by country, everything is different. Join BENCH AFRICA and learn the best ways to explore the amazing wildlife, regions, parks and people of Africa.
12:00pm EXPLORE THE BATTLEFIELDS
MCLACHLAN BATTLEFIELD TOURS is Australia's leading Battlefield tours operator, visiting the battlefields of France, Gallipoli, Vietnam and more. If you have a passion for history, then this is for you - imagine exploring these areas with some of the best war historians in the business!
12:30pm EGYPT, JORDAN & MOROCCO
Ancient wonders, exotic cultures and historic treasures... the Middle East and North Africa offer this and so much more. Explore these incredible destinations with INTREPID & PEREGRINE and you’ll embark on an adventure beyond your wildest dreams.
1:00pm CHRISTMAS MARKETS
Experience the magic of Christmas in Europe on a spectacular Christmas Markets tour with ALBATROSS TOURS. Be inspired by the European ways at this wonderful time of year, all while touring through some of the most spectacular scenery, soaring mountains and white dusted pathways in the Czech Republic and Germany.
1:30pm SOUTH AMERICAN ADVENTURES
Discover the intoxicating rhythm of South America. Whether you dream of coming face to face with a giant Galapagos tortoise, staying at an eco lodge in the Amazon, uncovering the fascinating Inca history of Machu Picchu or hiking in Patagonia, INTREPID can create your perfect soft adventure of South America.
10:30am EUROPE RIVER CRUISING
Europe River Cruising with UNIWORLD offers something special and unexpected. With one-of-a-kind ships that are like floating boutique hotels and luxury all-inclusive itineraries such as ‘Enchanting Danube’,‘Gems of Northern Italy’, Spain & Portugal and more, you’ll be spoilt for choice!
11:00am HELLO SCANDINAVIA & THE NORTHERN LIGHTS
Experience some of the world’s most beautiful landscapes and the wonder of the Northern Lights on an adventure with HURTIGRUTEN. The 18-day Follow the Lights tour includes Oslo and Bergen, ‘Norway in a Nutshell’, Hurtigruten’s iconic northbound Coastal Voyage, and a journey through Finland and Estonia.
11:30am CIAO ITALY!
Italy is home to some of Europe’s most incredible cities – Rome, Venice, Milan and Florence. Lose yourself in history, indulge in Italian cuisine or sip wine over the valleys of Tuscany. On a TRAFALGAR guided holiday you will connect to the real Italy in a way like no other.
12:00pm FRANCE RIVER CRUISING
No two journeys on a France river cruise are the same, with each region possessing it’s own special charm. From the windswept beauty of Normandy to the sun dappled Loire Valley and on to the magnificence of Bordeaux, this beautiful country has something to savour and thrill at. With SCENIC, you’ll enjoy the very best of all-inclusive river cruising, in a destination that is as unique as it is beautiful.
12:30pm UK & EUROPE SMALL GROUP TOURS
BACK-ROADS TOURING CO. are the experts in small group touring, taking you to dream destinations and beyond the tourist façade of Europe. Visit quaint towns, discover picturesque countryside & explore charming European waterways with Back-Roads.
1:00pm EUROPE YOUR WAY
Want the freedom of exploring Europe at your own pace? Stop when you want, tick off your bucket list and perhaps spend time living like a local? Find out how to plan your ultimate European adventure, your way, with Mick from VIVA HOLIDAYS.
1:30pm ICONIC BRITAIN & IRELAND
From fascinating history and rich culture to breathtaking scenery and friendly locals, the UK and Ireland has it all. Discover the bustling, vibrant cities of London, Edinburgh and Cardiff and explore Ireland with its quaint villages and rugged coastline. Discover the art of travelling in style through Britain & Ireland with INSIGHT VACATIONS.
10:30am HELLO CANADA & ALASKA TOURING
Let APT take you on an unforgettable journey to Canada and Alaska. Explore Canada’s vibrant West Coast featuring the stunning and dramatic Rocky Mountains and the iconic Rocky Mountaineer rail journey. In Alaska, discover majestic wildlife and frontier towns, giant glaciers and remote wilderness.
11:00am HELLO USA NATIONAL PARKS
Enjoy a guided tour of America’s great National Parks with GLOBUS. Grand Canyon, Arches and Yellowstone National Parks are just a few. Did we mention Mount Rushmore? With spectacular rock formations, deep canyons, sparkling waterfalls, geysers, lakes and amazing wildlife, there is so much to see!
11:30am USA ROAD TRIPS
Tick off that bucket list item and experience the great American road trip with DRIVEAWAY HOLIDAYS. Self driving holidays are a great way to experience the USA, so come along to learn all the tips and tricks when it comes to planning your itinerary as
well as advice on your car and motorhome hire needs.
12:00pm CRUISING HAWAII WITH NCL
Feel free to explore the lei of the land with NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE. Only NCL allows you to see four Hawaiian islands with two overnight stays in seven days aboard Pride of America. You’ll enjoy you the most time in port – nearly 100 hours – so you can capture the spirit and soul of Hawaii as you visit Oahu, Kauai, Maui and the Big Island.
12:30pm NEW ENGLAND FALL COLOURS
Take a journey from Boston to Cape Cod on an exciting adventure through America’s North East, capturing the beauty of the New England fall colours with HOSTED JOURNEYS and GLOBUS. Travel along Maine’s rocky coastline, enjoy the scenery through the great White Mountains range and journey south to Massachusetts.
1:00pm ALASKA CRUISING TOURING
The untouched wilderness of Alaska will inspire on a PRINCESS cruise tour. Embark in Vancouver on a seven day cruise of Alaska’s Inside Passage, enjoying the comfort of your deluxe Princess cruise ship. From here it is onto Denali National Park for spectacular lodge stay experiences where you will feel the true call of the wild!
1:30pm HELLO SKI: CANADA & JAPAN
Skiing is a fantastic holiday for the family, a group of friends or a couple’s retreat. Whether you’re taking a ski holiday for the first time or a seasoned skier; SNO N SKI will discuss the ultimate skiing hot-spots in Canada & Japan; and options to suit every ability.