21 July 2016
SYDNEY, NSW: July 21 - Lindblad Expeditions have announced the appointment of Adventure World as their exclusive General Sales Agent in Australia, New Zealand and Asia. Citing further growth plans, the iconic expedition brand will expand its reach in the local Australasian market with the extensive operating and distribution power of the TTC owned Adventure World business.
“Building upon our success in the Australasian market Adventure World gives us immediate scope to rapidly expand our business by accessing their extensive preferred consortia agreements, diverse aligned land product portfolios, wholesale airfare agreements, and expert sales, marketing & reservations teams. This partnership will also allow us to extend our reservations opening hours, including Saturdays, and their dedicated office in Auckland will allow us to specifically service and develop our New Zealand business,” stated Jeremy Lindblad, Lindblad’s Global Business Development Director
“Lindblad Expeditions are trailblazers and truly offer the world’s ultimate expedition experiences. Both our travel ethos are intrinsically linked and we share a dedicated passion for authentic and responsible travel in the destinations we operate,” added Neil Rodgers, Adventure World General Manager. Adventure World has a strong existing partnership with The National Geographic Society as publisher of National Geographic Traveller Magazine and as partner of the National Geographic World Legacy Awards.
Beginning on 8 August 2016 all Lindblad Expeditions reservations and operations will be conducted through Adventure World. All contact details remain unchanged and all existing and quoted travel bookings will continue as normal.
About Lindblad Expeditions
Lindblad Expeditions, specialists in expedition travel, works in alliance with the National Geographic Society to inspire people to explore and care about the planet. As pioneers of global exploration, their collaboration in research, technology and conservation provides extraordinary travel experiences and disseminates geographic knowledge around the globe. Their educationally oriented voyages to all seven continents allow guests to interact with and learn from leading scientists, naturalists and researchers while discovering stunning natural environments, above and below the sea, through state-of-the-art exploration tools. Destinations include the Galápagos, Antarctica, the Arctic, Baja California, Alaska, Cuba, Costa Rica & Panama, the Amazon, Southeast Asia & Pacific,
Africa, Indian Ocean, Europe, Mediterranean and beyond.
For more information visit expeditions.com or call 1300 361 012 (AU) 0800 444 462 (NZ) or +2 9033 8700 (Asia).
Media contact information:
Phone (02) 8353 7110
About Adventure World
For over thirty years Adventure World has specialised in curated soft-adventure trips to some of the world’s most exotic and unique destinations. It is a legacy that has been accomplished by generating uniquely fresh worldwide itineraries together with offering first class service and unparalleled choice. An ethos of authentic responsible travel is at the forefront of Adventure Worlds travel styles including wildlife and culturally immersive experiences. Extensive first-hand destination knowledge from its team of travel designers ensures that travellers discover a destination with the peace of mind knowing they are with one of the most experienced and trusted of travel brands.
For more information visit adventureworld.com or call 1300 363 055
Adventure World General Manager
MOB: 0450 069 966
Phone: (02) 8913 0635