WATCH: Travel agent’s moving video encourages Aussies to get #VaxReady and support the industry
In a show of support for the travel industry, a Victorian-based agent has created a moving video encouraging Aussies to #GetTravelReady by getting the jab.
Ovolo makes ‘Vax. Pact’ for staff, outlines incentives for fully-jabbed guests
Travel Weekly urges everyone to get vaxxed, if not for society’s sake, at least for the perks and the self-indulgent bragging.
Virgin Australia begins COVID vaccine policy push for all staff
And, in other news, the airline is gearing up for a whopping summer season of domestic travel, with a swathe of new aircraft due to join its fleet very soon.
Travel agent causes a stir with cheeky Facebook post
An Aussie travel agent caught a couple of trolls off guard with this very important PSA.
Melbourne Airport launches vax competition encouraging Aussies to get the jab
As if being locked down for the fifth time wasn’t enough to encourage Victorians to get the jab, the state’s biggest airport has come up with this.
Health Minister says international travel “an incentive” for Aussies to get vaccinated
Got a few clients who desperately want to venture overseas, but aren’t keen on getting the jab? We highly recommend sharing this article with them.
Aussies could be travelling quarantine-free to Singapore, Japan and Fiji as soon as August
Quarantine-free travel may soon be allowed to select Asian and Pacific countries as soon as August, so tell your clients to start mood-boarding their long-awaited getaways.
Hurtigruten’s Antarctica cruises attract attention of Aussie travellers, as vaccine rollout nears
As the federal government begins to roll out its COVID-19 vaccination strategy, Hurtigruten’s regional boss reckons travellers are eyeing the white continent for their post-restrictions jaunt.
More than 100 million tourism jobs could be saved in 2021: WTTC
The Wolrd Travel & Tourism Council reckons the industry is getting ready to pick itself up, shake itself off and sashay towards recovery.
Australia stands firm on vaccine release date as US gives Pfizer emergency approval
Does anyone else feel as though they are being jabbed in the arm with a needle every time they read the word ‘vaccine’? Or is that a special talent only inflicted on Travel Weekly’s deputy editor?
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