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Shire Travel

From April 3rd 2020, we will be operating with reduced staff until the travel bans are lifted. During this time, emails will be monitored and office hours remain unchanged. We know this is a difficult time for everyone in Australia and around the world. We want to ensure that we are here to take your bookings once you are ready to travel again.

“Shire Travel is a Finalist in the 2020 Local Business Awards.

We are really excited as we really needed this fantastic news especially during such a tough time since Covid 19 has hit our beloved Travel industry so hard. Fingers Crossed we win this prestigious award again!”

Thank you and here’s what our clients have to say about our Service!

“We just want to thank you for all you have done to help us. No matter what we asked you willingly did, even though going through very difficult times. Hopefully things will improve soon.”
God bless. John & Glen

“Although I would like to cancel my Rock the Boat Cruise I still want you to get your full commission you would have received if I did travel because I love booking through you and want you to be here at the end of all this to make my future bookings”
Greg Taylor

“Thank you for wonderful customer service you always give us. You always know exactly what we want even before we do. We look forward to the time after this virus with hope. I pray you and your loved ones, the staff at Shire Travel Specialists  stay safe and well.”
Love & Best Wishes Sue Navin

“We would like to show our appreciation by offering you a very small gift. You have been very kind to us over the years and we wish to show our appreciation.”
Cheers Angelo Gatsos

I am sorry it took me so long to send you this email but I wanted you to know that I have been thinking of you and your family and hope once it is over we can celebrate by using your beautiful service you have always provided to us for our next trip.

We will get there …bloody Coronavirus😊

Love you! David Bitton


For all your travel needs locally and beyond

Welcome to Shire Travel, your local Virtuoso, Cruiseco and Family Holiday Specialist!

Our consultants all live local and have a combined 130 years of industry experience. We are the experts in travel planning and know the value of great service and attention to detail. We are always travelling and exploring the world ourselves looking for the next hot spot – fabulous resort, best restaurant, bespoke touring firsthand information and knowledge to pass on to our valued clients. YOU!

We are the only Virtuoso Agency in the St George and Sutherland Shire area. This allows our clients to enjoy exclusive privileges at over 1200 Virtuoso hotels, resorts and cruises worldwide. Many of these benefits include complimentary room upgrades on arrival, breakfast for two daily, early check in and late checkout, spa treatments, resort credits. Just to name a few of the amazing value adds you will receive when booking with us.


Congratulations to Lisa Allan – Manager of Shire Travel

She is among less than 1% of all Tauck Agents Worldwide that is now a Certified Agent.

After recently completing the Tauck Academy this Certification will bring her clients valuable benefits and opportunity rewards. As a graduate she earns her clients an additional complimentary nights at one of the Tauck hotels either pre or post journey on any new 2019 Tauck Journey.

Shire Travel takes out Top Gong
for the 4th time

Last night, Shire Travel won the Sutherland Shire Local Business Awards – Holiday and Travel for the 4th time.

Shire Travel has been a finalist every year since they opened their doors opened 8 years ago and also won the Award in 2012, 2014 and 2017.

Lisa Allan, Manager Shire Travel said: ‘We’re over the moon. We were up against some tough competition last night. I believe our staff are the best in the business – every single member of the Shire Travel team has 30 plus years of industry experience – and that’s what got us over the line.”

Shire Travel would like to thank their clients and supporters who voted for them to get them to the final.

Our Cruise clients  have access to hundreds of Virtuoso Voyager Club sailings annually around the world. Each hosted departure offers a private on board reception, plus the choice of a complimentary shore excursion or onboard credits on selected departures.

Being a specialised Cruiseco Agency also gives our cruise clients special discounts on all cruise lines around the world including many exclusive fly/cruise charters. But best of all by booking your cruise with us you’ll also earn 1 Qantas frequent flyer point for every $1.50 spent.

We also have a niche Family Holiday Specialist division which means we have the most amazing travel deals and  ideas for family and generational travel celebrations.

Call Shire Travel today for assistance for
all your travel requirements +61 2 8264 7890