‘Flighties’ gather for Flight Centre’s annual Flichella festival

‘Flighties’ gather for Flight Centre’s annual Flichella festival
Edited by Travel Weekly


    Thousands of “Flighties” flocked to Brisbane this weekend to celebrate the end of the financial year together at the company’s annual Flichella Festival.

    The event, held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, was themed Boogie Wonderland. Almost 4,000 of Flight Centre Travel Group’s people enjoyed an evening MC’d by America’s Got Talent star Hans and featuring performances by Australian music icons Sneaky Sound System, Baker Boy, Bag Raiders and DJ Wildflower.

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    Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG) managing director Australia James Kavanagh said the event provides an opportunity for team members from the Group’s many brands around the country to come together and celebrate their achievements.

    “Celebration is a very important part of our culture here at FCTG, and Flichella is our chance to say a big thank you to our people nation-wide for their hard work throughout the year.”

    Image: supplied

    “Reward and recognition are deeply rooted in the FCTG way and it’s one of the many reasons we’re considered such a great place to work.”

    FCTG is a 2024 certified Great Place to Work in Australia.

    Flichella is supported by key partners including Europ Assistance, Singapore Airlines, Fiji Airways, humm90, The Ascott, Tourism Events Queensland and Sabre, among others.

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