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Wholesaler Wrap: AAT Kings bushfire relief trips, Intrepid declares climate emergency + MORE!

Has the long weekend got you all out of whack? Luckily, we’ve got THREE wraps for you to catch up on, just in case you need to look busy for a solid hour.

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Wholesaler launches flexible European coach-touring brand

The new brand combines the convenience of escorted tours and the independence of FIT, with guaranteed departures on all tours, regardless of their size.

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Wendy Wu Tours’ Aussie boss exits after less than three months

Troy Ackerman’s sudden departure follows that of Wendy Wu Tours global CEO Joe Karbo in July last year.

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The Excite Holidays news that agents didn’t want to receive

by Huntley Mitchell

The first creditors meeting about the collapse of Excite Holidays has revealed the wholesaler’s debt is estimated to be up to $35.1 million, and the news gets worse.

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Lonely Planet launches its first tour range

by Ali Coulton

The iconic travel publisher has teamed up with Intrepid Travel to “bring its guide books to life”. We’re not sure if that means the tours will be led by giant talking books.

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More questions answered for agents and suppliers affected by Excite collapse, as connected company disappears

by Huntley Mitchell

Still feeling like you’ve been left in the dark following the closure of Excite Holidays? Find some respite here.

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Wholesaler Wrap: Intrepid’s $1 deposits are back, Contiki launches plant-based trip, Trafalgar’s airfare deal + MORE!

Start your week right by getting the jump on all the latest deals, updates and pretty pictures from your favourite wholesalers, best served with a triple-shot long black and half a tube of Berocca.

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AFTA boss says “many and very serious questions” to be asked about Excite Holidays

by Huntley Mitchell

Jayson Westbury says he is committed to uncovering the truth about the collapse of Excite Holidays, which has left many agents and their clients in limbo.

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These are your 2020 travel horoscopes, courtesy of G Adventures

We don’t know about you, but we think horoscopes are pretty neat. In fact, we use Mercury in retrograde as an excuse for just about everything.

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More details on Excite’s money woes emerge, as agents’ FAQs are answered

by Huntley Mitchell

Further details on the wholesaler’s collapse have been revealed, while affected agents finally get some answers to their questions.

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Intrepid partners with Asia’s largest OTA

Travel Weekly understands Intrepid’s office party planner has ordered dumplings, prawn toast and san choy bau from the local Chinese restaurant in celebration of this new deal.

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Another wholesaler lends a hand following Excite’s closure

If there is a silver lining of Excite Holidays’ collapse, it is the caringness and generosity of the travel industry towards agents and their clients in a time of need.

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