Minke whale sighting in Port Douglas Australia

DWARF MINKE WHALE MAGIC! What a wonderful time of year to be visiting Port Douglas! Passengers on board Poseidon on the 11th June, have been fortunate to experience the Minke Whale Magic first hand. Poseidon has a rare Swim with Minke Whale permit and this was a text book encounter after careful briefing of passengers and strict control on the … Read More

Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Wins 3 Australian Tourism Awards

February 16, 2013 – It’s shaping up to be an exciting year for Robert Pennicott and his team at Pennicott Wilderness Journeys. Last night the company won three prestigious trophies at the Australian Tourism Awards, held in Hobart. In competition with the best tourism experiences from all states and territories, Rob’s Bruny Island Cruises won the Tourist Attraction and Ecotourism … Read More

Echidna Walkabout

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Check out some great Christmas (OR anytime) Gift Ideas from Echidna Walkabout.Looking for a Christmas gift for someone who loves Australia, or wildlife, or giving back? Or someone who just has too much stuff already? Here are some great ideas from our favorite charitable organizations… On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me… a membership of … Read More

Hobart Tasmania

Hobart Recognized As One Of The Hottest Up And Coming Travel Destinations In The World The accolades just keep on rolling in for Hobart. Tasmania’s cosmopolitan capital city has once again been recognized as a top global travel destination, this time by readers of the prestigious internet travel site TripAdvisor. An active arts scene, vibrant nightlife and a unique mash-up … Read More

What Is A Premier Aussie Specialist?

What is a Premier Aussie Specialist? Premier Aussie Specialist is a member of an elite group of travel agents dedicated to selling Australian vacations to both Americans and Canadians. This is a designation awarded by Tourism Australia and there under 92 in North America. Rosie is one of two in Colorado. Besides having done extensive training and being up to … Read More