Veteran travel agent takes second shot at retirement
After a quarter of a century in the industry, this travel agent has announced his well-deserved retirement.
Restrictions inspire agent to create unique domestic travel concept
This travel agent has created a range of mystery weekends that match her clients with unique experiences in different regions of her home state.
Parents able to collect their newborn thanks to savvy agent
This Aussie travel agent played a key role in uniting clients with their newborn baby, in a plot worthy of a Hollywood movie.
Agent Wrap: New AFTA chief mingles, Tripadvisor trials customer-to-agent service + MORE
It’s finally Friday! Or, as we call it in the Travel Weekly office, Agent Wrap day. We also like to call it Wineday.
“I’ve been quite overwhelmed”: Agent wowed by client support
While most travel agents have been busy repatriating clients and working on refunds, one advisor was presented with a golden opportunity.
TravelManagers’ parent company attracts new investors
Having secured two new long-term equity investors in his company, it’s no wonder House of Travel boss Chris Paulsen is all smiles in the accompanying press photo.
Agent Wrap: Travellers Choice smashes Aussie Specialist Program, Savenio’s new COVID-19 advisory board + MORE
Put a big full stop on your week by having a sticky beak at what Aussie travel agents have been up to.
Pandemic could push consumers to use agents over OTAs, says Barry Mayo
by Ali Coulton
The TravelManagers chairman has also predicted more bricks-and-mortar agents will make the switch to a home-based model, given the risk of further lockdowns.
Agent Wrap: Flight Centre to host new webcast, win a holiday to New Zealand + MORE
This week’s Agent Wrap is best accompanied by a mid-range bottle of red and a big, greasy pizza. Well, at least that’s what Travel Weekly’s journo was accompanied by while writing this.
Agent Wrap: MTA brand ambassador marks 10 years, Travel Counsellors ranked #1 + MORE
While this week’s Agent Wrap is a little short on content, it still packs a punch, so we’re calling it our fun-sized edition.
Agent Wrap: Travelmarvel’s hilarious ‘toot paper’ video, Travel Counsellors wins Queen’s Award + MORE
After a brief hiatus, Travel Weekly’s Agent Wrap is back and ready to boogie. And by boogie, we mean present you with the latest and greatest news from travel agencies across Australia.
TravelManagers agents shine in the time of COVID-19
Here are a couple more examples of travel agents demonstrating super-human powers in rescuing their clients from overseas.
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