NEW ZEALAND – Explore the North of the South Island.

Explore the North of New Zealand’s South Island in depth, unveiling a picturesque landscape of wilderness, wildlife and unique attractions on this 10 night / 11 day tour. For details call Glenn at The Travellers Hut on 43 63 1699 for details.

NINGALOO & THE BLUEWATER WONDERS OF AUSTRALIA’S WEST COAST – Coral Expeditions

10-night expedition voyage of Western Australia’s Coral coast onboard Coral Discoverer, and explore the extraordinary marine environment, historic islands, and striking coastline that this lesser known corner of earth has to offer. Departing Broome, we will visit the spectacular Rowley Shoals Marine Park, the Dampier Archipelago and the Montebello Islands. Our voyage will culminate with a visit…

INDIAN PACIFIC – Coast to Coast

4 Days – 3 nights – Sydney to Perth or Perth to Sydney A fabled journey. Follow the path of bush pioneers, gold rush prospectors, and legendary adventurers as you make an epic transcontinental crossing aboard the Indian Pacific. By embarking on this transcontinental journey, you’ll be following in the footsteps of those who have…

QUEENSLAND – It’s good to go

South East Queensland has a subtropical climate and is warm year-round. Winter offers beautiful, clear days and cooler nights, while the summer heat is perfect for spending entire days in the water. The shoulder seasons, April to May and October to November, will be quieter but warmer, and pleasant for spending long days on the…

LORD HOWE ISLAND – 7 night escapes. Discover and explore nature.

World Heritage listed Lord Howe Island is just 11km long and 2.8km at it’s widest. The island is part of New South Wales and lies approximately 600km north-east of Sydney and south-east of Brisbane and at the same latitude as Port Macquarie. The climate is sub-tropical with maximum temperatures rarely exceeding 26°C in summer and…

Emerald Waterways – Europe River Cruise 2021

A world of enriching experiences along the picturesque waterways of Europe awaits you on an Emerald Waterways river cruise.  Our brand new 2021 Europe River Cruises full release brochure is out now with over 160 pages of inspirational cruises on the Rhine and Danube, to the Rhone in France, and Portugal’s Douro River. Link a tour…

NORFOLK ISLAND – 7 night escapes Discover, explore, relax and enjoy.

Norfolk Island is a diminutive island jewel within the South Pacific, north-east of Sydney and south-east of Brisbane, on the same latitude as Byron Bay. The island is 8km long and 5km wide. The climate is subtropical. The daytime temperature rarely exceeds 28°C in summer and rarely falls below 17°C in winter. Norfolk boasts beautiful…

NORFOLK ISLAND – Botanica tours in 2021

Founded in 2000 by Judy Vanrenen OAM and Geoff McGeary OAM (Founder of APT) to create a unique niche tourism business catering for people who wanted an extra experience when they travel. Today Botanica guests travel into the world’s finest gardens – public & private, natural & created and enjoy unique cultural and historical experiences….

HAYMAN ISLAND – Luxury Island Getaway.

There’s more to see and do in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. InterContinental Hayman Island Resort invites you to book your private island getaway with The Travellers Hut to take advantage of the fabulous special offers now available. Whether it be diving into the iconic Hayman Pool, circling the Heart Reef in your…

SAL SALIS – Ningaloo reef luxury camping

Where the Outback Meets the Reef On a remote stretch of Western Australia’s Ningaloo coast, lies this exclusive eco-friendly luxury camp. Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef is an exclusive beach safari camp nestled in the dunes of the Cape Range National Park near Exmouth in Western Australia. Each of the fifteen eco-luxe wilderness tents offers views…

OUTERKNOWN ADVENTURES OF THE GREAT BARRIER REEF

Covering an area of over 2600 km and encompassing over 900 islands, the Great Barrier Reef is the worlds largest living structure and home to an abundant and thriving array of marine and birdlife species. It holds pride of place as one of the 7 natural worlds wonders of the world and is listed as…

CAPE YORK, ARNHEM LAND & THE TORRES STRAIT

Become immersed in the ancient Indigenous cultures and prehistoric landscapes of Australia’s northern coastline on a voyage of discovery that takes you far off the beaten track in Arnhem Land, to the very tip of Australia at Cape York, and into the Torres Strait. On this expedition of the remote Northern Australian coastline, experience traditions…

COASTAL WILDS OF TASMANIA – Coral Expeditions

Coral Expeditions’ Tasmania cruises explore Australia’s island state poised at the edge of the world, where the Southern, Indian and Pacific Oceans collide. Where pristine World Heritage wilderness and national parks teem with native wildlife, Tasmania’s natural beauty sees rugged mountain ranges culminate in soaring coastal cliffs and crescent-shaped beaches carved by the elements. Amidst…

EMERALD YACHT CRUISES – Emerald Azzurra.

Say hello to Emerald Azzurra Emerald Waterways brings award-winning reputation and service to the world’s oceans and coastlines, as we introduce Emerald Yacht Cruises a brand new, innovative super yacht – Emerald Azzurra. Custom-designed to allow unique access to the fascinating ports and harbours only small yachts can reach. Embark on a journey, off the…

CRUISE THE WEST – Aboard Le Bellot.

Two unique one-off departures exploring Australia’s rugged coastline, which will you choose? Melbourne to Fremantle traversing the South-West coast, or Fremantle to Broome discovering the varied West Coast? These cruises are almost sold out. As the fifth ship in a new series that remains true to the Ponant spirit, Le Bellot will embody the unique…

QUEENSLAND – Luxury Island stays.

Select your next Queensland luxury island stay – Your choice from one of these fabulous getaway locations. QUALIA on HAMILTON ISLAND – 4 nights from $ 2099 per person twin share. LIZARD ISLAND – 3 nights from $ 3859 per person twin share. For details on these luxury stays, and to check availability and flight…

CRUISING THE KIMBERLEY – With APT

Join Jacinta and Scott from APT who both travelled on an APT Kimberley Cruises last season and be mesmerised by their enthusiasm as they recall their experiences and memories. Grab a Tea or Coffee, something to nibble on and curl up in your favourite cosy place at home and enjoy this special 35 minute presentation…

KIMBERLEY – Small Ship Cruising

Coral Expeditions’ Kimberley cruises explore a rugged land carved by powerful forces of nature, where engorged rivers overflowing with seasonal rains cut a swathe through sandstone cliffs. Natural highlights of a Kimberley expedition include waterfalls, wildlife, and mammoth tidal streams that conceal and reveal this ancient landscape twice daily. Experience a thrilling nature-based adventure riding…

KIMBERLEY – Small Group Adventures

Iconic Kimberley Inclusions Experiences in 11 destinations Locally inspired dining – a total of 32 meals The services of an expert APT driver-guide Stay at APT’s exclusive network of Wilderness Lodges Admire ancient Wandjina and Bradshaw (Gwion Gwion) rock art Soar over Mitchell Falls on an included helicopter flight Relax as you soak in Zebedee Springs…

WALKING – Australia and New Zealand

Pull on your boots and head for spectacular scenery on a walking holiday along some of Australia and New Zealand’s favourite tracks. Wander off-course for picnics, swims and locally guided experiences. Put your feet up in comfortable eco cabins, luxury bush retreats or boutique lodges. And refuel on gourmet meals that honour the extraordinary local…

CAVES EXPRESS – Steam Train Experience

14 May 2021 – Travel back in time from Sydney on the Caves Express steam train and spend 2 nights at Jenolan Caves. Discover more about this unique experience contact Glenn at The Travellers Hut on 43 63 1699 or Email mail@thetravellershut.com.au

THE GHAN – Don’t Dream it, Live it.

Travel on The Ghan between late August until 30 November 2020 in a Gold Service twin cabin and save. Adelaide to Darwin – 3 day 2 nights from $ 1889 per person twin share SAVE $810 Darwin to Adelaide – 4 day / 3 nights from $ 2649 per person twin share SAVE $ 1150…

Travel – Some say it’s all about the cuisine…

Where ever you travel in the world, no matter the sights, the sounds, the people, to me it is the food of each country that takes centre stage. Possibly the stand out are the tastes and flavours on offer in Asia – We’ll take a closer look at Vietnam, Japan and Myanmar.  VIETNAM Our Destination…

Japan – Ceremony – Tradition – Sumo.

During our first Destination Journey to Japan we kept to a usual meeting time for dinner, 6.pm. However for the last few days of our time in Japan I was asked if we could delay our departure until 6.15… I wasn’t sure why but went with the request from my fellow travellers. For many months…

Asia River Cruises 2021

The river cruises on the Mekong provide a relaxing option to see some the best and remote regions of both Vietnam and Cambodia. Our featured cruises in Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar are with Heritage Cruise lines. Further river cruise options in Asia for 2021 have been released, firstly from Avalon Waterways, Viking cruises, Uniworld…

Mai Chau valley – NORTHERN VIETNAM

Travel to the south-west, just over 3 hours from the hustle and bustle of Vietnam’s Capital Hanoi and you will discover the peaceful Mai Chau Valley.  An exquisitely remote valley filled with rice paddy fields affording both wonder and relaxation. Small local roads and pathways built for the farmers and villages to access their rice…

Plan B ! – Lakshman Sagar – Rajasthan INDIA 2019.

The late monsoon season in 2019 throughout the Rajasthan region played havoc with one of the resorts we were due to stay at during our Destination Journey to India. During the lead up to our departure we were hopeful of still being able to stay with our original Itinerary. Chhatra Saga resort was undergoing extensive…

Phung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival – Inle Lake MYANMAR

Inle Lake – The jewel of Myanmar, maybe the jewel of Asia.  Take a domestic flight in Myanmar to Heho, the closest airport to Nyaung Shwe on the Northern shores of Inle Lake.  Time to ditch transport as we know it, we were transported for the duration of a stay at Inle Lake in long…

2019 Diwali – Chanoud Rajasthan INDIA

Our Indian small group journey continued from Jodhpur –  We hit the road early to travel to the remote village of Chanoud. Along the way we stopped in a very small village to visit a local Dhurrie rug maker, Rupraj. He has become very successful with high demand for his rugs and he has now…

Altering your travel arrangements –

To all our valued clients of both The Travellers Hut and Destination Journeys, world travel restrictions are changing rapidly and as a result we are receiving ever changing information regarding where you can travel, cancellations, refunds, amendments and the re-booking processes we need to follow. Under these circumstances, having to cancel or amend your holiday will…