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A Research Study: Impact of Student Travel

We surveyed over 200 educators and school professionals across Australia to get their perspective on educational student travel and gain first-hand insight into student behaviours and outcomes before, during and after the tour. This report not only provides an insight into the benefits of educational travel for both students and the wider school community, but…

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On international tours is it customary to tip our tour director or driver?

Tipping standards depend on the destination. This and other relevant information are provided with final travel documents.

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Can we make changes to a reservation once confirmed?

Changes are possible, but may incur a change fee and additional costs.

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Can we extend our travel after the school tour?

Yes. This is a popular option and we are able to help you with this. Talk to us today about destinations and options.

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Can students travel with their instruments?

Yes. We have special arrangements with airlines that allow additional luggage. All details and size requirements will be collected during the booking process and provided to you in your quote letter, to facilitate a stress and worry free tour.

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When is the peak period for snow programs?

In Australia, the peak snow season runs from the June long weekend until the October long weekend. All Australian snow resorts have snow-making facilities to maintain or top up snow cover in periods of low snowfall. International destinations have different peak times. New Zealand follows a similar season to Australia with June-August being peak season….

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When will it snow?

Weather is of course unpredictable and we recommend checking online weather forecasts for long-range and short-range forecasts.

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What about passports and visas for international tours?

All students travelling outside of Australia must have a valid passport with an expiry date of no less than six months after the date the trip concludes. Please contact us for more information about entry visa requirements.

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Is there a maximum group size?

No maximum. The more the merrier!

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Is there a minimum group size?

To be eligible for group airfares and other special group prices, we need a minimum of 10 passengers. Ideally group sizes would be 15 and above to make a trip cost effective. In most cases, provisions are made for complimentary travel for accompanying teachers.

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