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Bespoke holidays DownUnder

Bespoke holidays through Australia and New Zealand, as we locals love it

Where would you like to go?

Maybe both?

Whom shall you travel with?

Close your eyes. What does your dream holiday look like?

Enjoy a fully bespoke, out of the ordinary holiday. Designed together, enjoyed by you. Be welcomed with diverse landscapes, unique wildlife and friendly locals, across New Zealand and Australia. Enjoy unique accommodation that is an experience all on its own. Benefit from your host's tips and advice. Get to the places others didn't even know exist.

Our specialists are locals and design your holiday based on first hand experience

Enjoy not only an exceptional holiday, but also local advice, first-hand knowledge, and great service. We come from Down Under or have lived there for years and travel to our properties and activities each year. We are an independent, owner-operated travel company, focused on ensuring every client has the best journey Down Under possible.

"When I started A Journey DownUnder, it was because I wanted people to experience travel Downunder as us locals love it."

Andrew Morten, Founder, New Zealander
Why choose us
Hand selected, unique & personal

Accommodation in Australia

A journey where your accommodation is an experience in itself. We have a large selection of hand-selected… read more

Hand selected, unique & personal

Accommodation in New Zealand

Stay in our unique accommodation with local Kiwi hosts. Enjoy their stories and local tips, share a drink and a… read more

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Tourism can be great for the environment, and, with us, you make a positive difference

Let's accentuate the positive, reduce the negative and offset what's left

Sustainability in action

You are unique. Your holiday should be too. That's why every holiday is custom-made.

Meet our travel expert Ben

“What initially began as a three-week holiday to New Zealand, extended to three years of living and working in a country, which now feels like my second home."

Meet all our travel experts

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Enhance your journey DownUnder by staying with the locals

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Learn a lot quickly and easily

Enjoy local advice from specialists who travel Down Under often. See the difference between the mainstream and the carefully sought out. Get a taste of what we can do to help you.