A bespoke holiday with friends

Discover Australia. An absolute natural paradise

What is your dream holiday to Australia? Take a moment and imagine. A place where the reef meets the rainforest. Camp in the outback. Sample local flavours. Go beach hopping! Explore tropical islands. World-class wineries. Stargaze. Quirky towns. Charming countryside. Close encounters with wildlife. Vibrant cities. Ancient culture.

Experience Australia like a local.

We take the time to get to know you. Because everybody is different and so is every trip that we plan. Whether you need extra space, separate cars or activities, we will plan everything in detail to create your dream holiday together with your friends.

Explore weird and wonderful places together with your friends
Experience the Aussie lifestyle, away from the mainstream

Let's design your holiday together.

We have travelled throughout Australia to find the best value for money. Small-scale accommodation with real local Aussie hosts. In special locations. Away from mass tourism. A place that allows you to experience Australia in a genuine way.

"We are an independent, owner-operated travel specialist, focused on ensuring that every group of friends has their best possible journey to Australia."

Andrew Morten, Founder

What do you get from us?

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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

When is the best travel time?

Australia is a country of contrast and can be visited at any time of the year. Since the options are endless, we have listed 6 of our favourite places to visit together with your friends and when to go. Let's meet and discuss the absolute best travel time for you and your friends.

Experience Red Center | Australia holiday
We know the best regions to visit and when and go
Go on an Outback safari with your friends and savour Aussie 'tucker'

How long do I need in Australia?

Australia with endless possibilities and since the country is so big, it is impossible to see everything in one trip. Therefore, you will need to answer a few questions. How much time do you have? Which time of the year would you like to go? Which parts of Australia would you like to visit? We can help you to decide all of these important things.

Drinks wine on the beach | Australia holiday
With over 10,000 beaches, there are plenty of outdoor opportunities
Our local Indigenous guides love to show you their way of life

What can I see and do?

Embrace the laid-back lifestyle of the Australians in the heart of the great outdoors. We have personally selected extraordinary local experiences in nature. Our focus is on nature conservation and small-scale locally owned companies. Take a look at our range of activities from easy-going to adventurous. We would love to tell you more about them.

Cycle with a local guide and find the hidden gems of the city
Experience Australia's nature on a wild water adventure

Where can I stay?

Whether you prefer a spacious holiday house, a set of treehouses, or safari-style tents, we have found it. And can match you with accommodation that not only suits you but your friends too. With local hosts who warmly welcome you to their special part of Australia. Take a look at a selection of some of our favourite accommodation for friends, from comfortable to luxury.

Small-scale accommodation, where luxury meets nature
Australian BBQ in Barossa Valley | Australia holiday
Enjoy a barbecue, Aussie-style in your backyard

How do I travel around?

A car gives you the flexibility to drive comfortably anywhere in the country, at a relaxed pace. And feel at home driving on the left side of the road. Self-driving means you are able to reach places that group trips and public transport cannot reach. And with only a couple of hours between each location, means more time to relax and explore.

Get 'off the grid' in a 4WD together and explore Australia
Uncover the local treasures of Fraser Island

Flying to Australia

Comfort is key, whether you choose for economy class or something even more comfortable. So is service, safety and environmental performance. As we are specialised only in Down Under, we can advise you based on our own personal knowledge, about the best way to travel to Australia and for the best fare. All of your flights are carbon neutral.

What is your preferred comfort class?

Select information that matches you
Premium Economy flight | New Zealand holiday
Relax and revive on your way to Australia
Stopover destination Fiji, massage by the beach
A stopover is a great way to break up your journey to Australia

Sample itineraries

Your holiday will be designed just for you, but to give you ideas of what’s possible, here you can find many suggestions. There are various themes with holidays from 3 to 7 weeks. You can change comfort levels, add activities and flights, or change your car to get an idea of prices. To start creating your best ever holiday, we suggest you contact us.

Learn how to surf together with our local guides
An local Australian guide kissing a kangaroo
Discover the places other tourists didn't know about

Why book with us?

We are Australian travel nerds. We believe small details lead to big differences. As locals, our aim is simple- to create with you, for you, your best holiday through Australia. When you get in touch you can start to experience our level of expertise and service. We take the time to do everything properly, which is why we don't need a complaints department. Experience the difference.

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Frequently asked questions

More frequently asked questions

As Australia and New Zealand travel specialists, we pride ourselves on providing you with personalised information and local knowledge. We can answer all of your questions in-depth when we sit down with you either in person or online.

All the things you love

and none of the things you don't

Our local knowledge makes the difference for your bespoke holiday through New Zealand or Australia. Your Journey Down Under starts here.