Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Travel industry professionals from around Australia and New Zealand came together on Saturday night to attend the cruise industry’s “night of nights”: the 17th annual Cruise Industry Awards Australasia, or CLIAs, which were held at Sydney’s Star Event Centre. Among those attending was TravelManagers’ Nicole Edgar, who was delighted to receive the award for ‘Home-Based/Mobile Agent of the Year Australia’.
TravelManagers’ Nicole Edgar (second from right) proudly showing off her award for Home-Based/Mobile Agent of the Year, with support from Leeanne Freeman, Graciela Craig and Pru Gallagher.
Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Travel industry professionals from around Australia and New Zealand came together on Saturday night...
A taste of the jet set life in St Tropez, a visit to Monte Carlo’s Grand Casino and time ashore in some of the most charming ports in the Mediterranean: these were among the highlights for two of TravelManagers’ personal travel managers (PTMs) during a nine-day small ship famil with Windstar Cruises from Rome to Nice.
Kathy Millett, who is representative for Claremont, WA, compared the famil experience to sailing through a series of beautiful postcards....
Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) brought the world’s largest cruise conference to Sydney last week, with more than 500 travel professionals coming together from all over Australia and New Zealand, including fifteen delegates from TravelManagers.
This two-day event, which was held at Sydney’s Hyatt Regency Hotel, gave delegates the opportunity to hear about the latest...
One of the most elegant and luxurious icons of the cruise ship world was moored at Melbourne’s Station Pier on Sunday, and a dozen of TravelManagers’ personal travel managers (PTMs) were more than happy to accept an invitation aboard.
The Queen Mary II’s visit to Melbourne this weekend gave these PTMs the opportunity to get up close. (From left) Nicole Edgar, Leonie Wilcock, Lisa King, Tanya Barker, Carli Hester, Joanne Haines, Frances Cochrane, Andrea Friend, Leanne Pearman
Cunard Line’s Queen Mary II underwent a spectacular refurbishment eighteen months ago, with an equally spectacular 90-million-pound price tag. TravelManagers’...
Eighteen of TravelManagers’ personal travel managers (PTMs) and 4 members from the national partnership office converged in Sydney last week to participate in the Cruise Lines International Association’s (CLIA) Cruise360 Australasia conference.
TravelManagers’ personal travel managers celebrate a successful Cruist360 Conference (left to right back row) Louise McCarthy, Lisa Metzl, Julie Anderson (NPO), Carolyn Pitt, Lyn Tyson, Suzanne Laister (NPO), Kathy Millet, Neil Saunders (left to right second row) Lois Marshall, Julia Mclean (NPO), Debra Dean, Sue Kuti, Maria Furnari, Michelle Michael-Pecora, Karen Raeburn, Annalize Troost, Jane Fowler (left to right front row) Pamela Baas, Chantel Addison-Matthews, Julianne Gazal-Rizk, Karryn Bartlett, Aaron Loss (NPO)
Now in its fourth year, designed exclusively for travel professionals this annual event, which is the largest cruise conference in...
Wednesday 15 February 2017 – TravelManagers' Victoria based personal travel manager Derek Harwood, representative for Forest Hill won the Home Based/Mobile Agent of the Year – Australia award at the annual 2017 CLIA Awards held at Star Event Centre on Saturday 11 February in Sydney.
TravelManagers’ personal travel manager award winner Derek Harwood with award sponsor Dianna Schinella from Rocky Mountaineer
Harwood a self-confessed cruise-a-holic, was surprised to be nominated as a finalist, and completely humbled by his award win. “I...
TravelManagers further cements its position as Australia’s premium travel network with its latest award win. Scenic Luxury Cruises awarded the company the ‘Top National Sales’ for the highest value in a home-based agency network during 2016 for a third consecutive year. Other finalists were Travel Counsellors, Travel Partners and MTA Travel.
Winner - National Home Based for 2016
TravelManagers Executive General Manager Michael Gazal attributes the key to TravelManagers’ success being the personal and consistent service delivery to...
Six personal travel managers recently enjoyed a dedicated TravelManagers’ famil to France where they experienced a six day Uniworld Boutique River Cruise on the Rhone River from Lyon to Avignon.
Docking at Tain L’Hermitage looking over to Tournon sur Rhone
Hosted by Fiona Dalton, Managing Director Australia for Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection the personal travel managers attending the famil...
Confidence in the cruising industry remains high for personal travel managers following their attendance at CLIA Australia’s Cruise360 third conference in Sydney on 16 September.
TravelManagers’ personal travel managers celebrate a successful Cruise360 Conference (left to right back row) Debra Dean, Neil Saunders, Jane Fowler, Annalise Troost, Sue Kuti. (Left to right front row) Julianne Gazal-Rizk, Michelle Michael–Pecora, Andrea Friend, Diane Craig, Pamela Baas and Karin Tunbridge
Fifteen TravelManagers’ personal travel managers (PTM’s) representing New South Wales, South Australia and Victoria participated in this annual event, which...
TravelManagers' Cruiseco membership has started off with a bang! TravelManagers was the only home-based company to receive the ‘Top 5 in sales’ award, recognizing the companies’ significant sales contribution for both 2013-14 year and 2014-15 year. In addition TravelManagers received an award acknowledging the company as a member of Cruiseco’s ‘Million Dollar Club’, also for the second consecutive year.
Personal travel managers Luky Wilson (left) and Derek Harwood celebrate TravelManagers' second consecutive year Cruiseco Top 5 Sales and Million Dollar Sales recognition awards
TravelManagers’ Executive General Manager Michael Gazal sees the cruise market as robust and the consecutive award wins for increasing sales...