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About Us

Your Leisure Travel Specialists

 Whether you envision a tropical beach retreat, a cultural exploration, or an adrenaline-fueled adventure, our dedicated team is here to curate bespoke itineraries tailored to your preferences. We believe that travel is not just about reaching a destination but about immersing yourself in new cultures, savouring unique cuisines, and creating memories that last a lifetime. 

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Gathering Groups

Group Travel Specialists


Gathering Groups is our sister company that specialises in crafting extraordinary experiences for personal and independent travel.  Gathering Groups is a team of travel and event management professionals, with over 20 years of collective experience in both domestic and international travel. Specializing in group travel arrangements, we possess comprehensive expertise in all aspects of organising extraordinary group travel experiences. 

As specialists in group travel, we bring a wealth of knowledge and dedication to every trip we plan. Motivated by a passion for exploration and a keen eye for detail, our commitment is to create unforgettable, effortless travel experiences for our clients. 

Founder & Host

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With over 20 years of experience in the travel industry, a resident in four different continents and a visitor to over 50 different countries, the founder of Gathering Getaways, Julie is ready to design and bring to life your next holiday experience.  

Originally trained as a domestic and international travel consultant, Julie has spent her years upskilling to specialise in cruise lines, group travel, corporate travel, travel management and events. 

Her passion for her industry is contagious, and, as she has experienced the world through the eyes of a backpacker, solo traveller and a mother she is well informed to provide you with a tailor-made package to suit any individual or group needs. In fact, the more unique, the better. 

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