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Record Awards Haul for TravelManagers at Cruiseco Conference

Wednesday 03 April 2019 – When Cruiseco’s annual national conference took place in Auckland the weekend before last, bringing together more than 250-member travel agencies from across Australia and New Zealand, one of the highlights of the three-day event was the Awards Night, which was held within the grand setting of the city’s War Memorial Museum. TravelManagers was represented at the awards by personal travel manager (PTM), Caroline Cannon, who accepted three major awards on the company’s behalf.

Wednesday 03 April 2019 – When Cruiseco’s annual national conference took place in Auckland the weekend before last, bringing together...

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TravelManagers Takes Home-Based Agent of the Year Award at CLIAs

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’.

  Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Travel industry professionals from around Australia and New Zealand came together on Saturday night...

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Personal Travel Managers Experience the High Life on the High Seas

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....

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Personal Travel Managers Attend World’s Biggest Cruise Conference in Sydney

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...

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Personal Travel Managers Simply Wowed by Queen Mary II

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.

Cunard Line’s Queen Mary II underwent a spectacular refurbishment eighteen months ago, with an equally spectacular 90-million-pound price tag.  TravelManagers’...

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Anchors Away! Personal Travel Managers Sail Away with Cruise360

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.

Now in its fourth year, designed exclusively for travel professionals this annual event, which is the largest cruise conference in...

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TravelManagers’ PTM Sails to Victory Winning Prestigious CLIA Award

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.

Harwood a self-confessed cruise-a-holic, was surprised to be nominated as a finalist, and completely humbled by his award win. “I...

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TravelManagers Win Scenic Luxury Cruises Award Third Consecutive Year

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.

TravelManagers Executive General Manager Michael Gazal attributes the key to TravelManagers’ success being the personal and consistent service delivery to...

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Personal Experience Results in River Cruise Booking for Personal Travel Manager

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.

Hosted by Fiona Dalton, Managing Director Australia for Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection the personal travel managers attending the famil...

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Personal Travel Managers Confident of More Plain Sailing Following Cruise360 Conference

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.

Fifteen TravelManagers’ personal travel managers (PTM’s) representing New South Wales, South Australia and Victoria participated in this annual event, which...

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