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Virtual excursions

While physical travel may be on hold for now, virtual excursions provide the perfect opportunity to broaden your students’ minds and bring the world’s greatest sights right into your online classroom. Many famous landmarks and attractions around the world have really risen to the challenges presented by COVID-19 and we are seeing some awesome resources…

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School holidays: fun stuff to do indoors!

With many of the usual school holiday activities on hold for families across the nation, parents are racking their brains to find ways to keep their children amused and stave off boredom. It’s time to get creative, and we’re here to help! Audible – free stories! While schools are closed, Audible is offering a free…

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Education Series: Using smartphones as an instructional tool

Our students are growing up surrounded by technology, but how often are we giving them the chance to use their savvy smartphone skills within a lesson plan? Instead, we find ourselves constantly asking students to put away their phones or to stay on task when working online. Travelling gives our classrooms a fantastic opportunity to…

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Frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19

Last updated: 23 March 2020 First posted: 6 March 2020 We continue to proactively monitor the situation regarding COVID-19 with the support of our medical and risk management partners. Here are some answers to questions we are frequently hearing from customers: Will my tour or program be cancelled? We are committed to student safety and…

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Education Series: Your tour can double as a research project

Remember how your parents would sneak vegetables into every meal for you as a child? Travelling with your students gives you the chance to be just as clever, sneaking critical thinking activities into the itinerary without students complaining and whining. Think of it as brain vegetables! First, create a list of research topics or guiding…

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A new way to travel…

Can’t get the numbers to get your tour off the ground? We’ve made travelling with your students more affordable and accessible with our Guaranteed Departure Date Tours. This exclusive offering provides the benefits of large group travel to smaller groups, by consolidating your tour with other schools. Traditional group travel Most Australian school tours are…

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10 iconic landmarks around the world

The world is full of iconic landmarks; a mixture of enchanting history and architecture that reflects both highs and lows of global events. These landmarks inspire travel and there’s no better feeling when you arrive at your destination and witness the things you’ve only seen in books or photos come to life. No bucket list…

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Mt Buller day tour – Special offer from $185*

Don’t miss out on this snowsports special offer! Introduce your students to snowsports at an affordable price with a day tour to Mt Buller. Mt Buller is the most accessible major alpine resort in Australia and has a great mix of terrain for all skiers and boarders, from beginner to expert. Plus, with their superior…

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Destination Spotlight: Canberra

According to the National Capital Education Tourism Project, around 160,000 students visit Canberra every year and participate in high-quality educational programs. Students come away with amazing memories and life-long impressions of Australia’s past and present. Here we detail our top 5 attractions, our favourite accommodation venues, what the PACER rebate is, and when is the…

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Education Series: Travel is a form of social and emotional learning

Now, more than ever, our students are in need of strong social and emotional learning opportunities that allow them to grow as individuals while building the necessary skills to be independent and resilient. Travel remains one of the most authentic ways to build these skills, and educators notice a difference in the classroom after students…

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