Explore The World With Us

We are motivated and passionate industry professionals, proud to be running a company that’s  100% Kiwi owned and operated. Travel Connections brokers are located in the North and South Islands.


Scenic Eclipse continues to set the benchmark in 6-star ultra-luxury cruising.

Scenic’s passion for continuous innovation has driven them to further enhance the World’s First Discovery Yacht’s design and on board spaces, in order to provide a completely unrivalled truly all-inclusive experience.

Discover the Arctic’s Svalbard Archipelago, home to immense glaciers and fjords, pristine Arctic tundra and glorious wildlife. In the Russian Far East, voyage through the volcanic islands of the Pacific Ring of Fire and the Northeast Passage, discovering Cold War vestiges and remote local tribes. Explore Japan from a different vantage point through its archipelago of 6,000 islands. In Central America, visit colonial cities, jungles and remote islands in Costa Rica, Colombia and Panama. In Western Europe, Scenic Eclipse has access to unique small villages and local ports that large ships can’t access. Step into a region boasting a rich past and vibrant future.

Scenic have just extended the Air Credit of up to $2,000*pp combinable with a 10% Earlybird savings on selected Arctic, Japan, Russian Far East, Americas and European voyages.

Food, Wine & Yacht Race in Tasmania Hobart

Departs 23 December 2022 aboard Le Lapérouse 11 days / 10 nights.

Explore the best of Tasmania’s natural coastal wonders as well as the island state’s wonderful food and wine on an expedition itinerary onboard Le Laperouse. Celebrate New Year in Hobart with the arrival of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race, as well as Australia’s biggest and longest running food and wine festival, Taste of Tasmania. Sail to Maria Island and discover the local wildlife, and the Tasman Peninsula will reveal its spectacular culminating dolerite spires rising from the sea. Reach the remote, isolated Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage area to experience more natural wonders before enjoying culinary delights on King Island. Continuing onto the Tamar Valley, you will have the opportunity to follow the Tamar Valley Wine Route and sample some of the regions gourmet produce. Revel in Ile des Phoques or “Seal Island”, home to several breeding seabird species.

From AU$9520 per person* in a Deluxe Stateroom

Discover one of America’s greatest treasures

Sailing for the first time in Alaska in 2022, this is a brand-new ship, built specifically for this beautiful land – and a brand-new way to discover one of America’s greatest treasures, the innermost regions of Alaska’s Inside Passage. This ship is the most environmentally sensitive vessel ever to sail these waters, a ship meticulously designed for responsible expedition travel. And this itinerary is one of a kind, carefully curated by Alaska’s most experienced exploration experts. Victory Cruises look forward to welcoming you on board!

Victory Cruises are currently offering their 2023 Zero Deposit Offer. This means that you can book on any 2023 Victory Cruise Lines departure, in any stateroom type (except Owner’s Suites), and pay NO DEPOSIT until the 31st of January 2022. If you have your sights set on a 2023 holiday, right now is the time to book.

Discover a holiday that’s Like No Place On Earth

Enjoy days and nights filled with entertainment, relaxation and world-class cuisine.

There’s so much to do but it’s your choice – to do it all or do nothing at all. There’s jam-packed family fun, activities ranging from adrenaline-junkie to low-key, and perfect chill and relaxation spaces.
You’ll find something for everyone on a P&O Cruise.

Test your sea legs on a Short Break, discover our own beautiful backyard or explore our closest neighbours in the spectacular South Pacific and Australia or closer to home around spectacular NZ.
With accommodation, main meals, activities, entertainment and travel to some world-class destinations included in your fare, P&O Cruises have the perfect holiday for you.

* Rates and offers are subject to change and availability at the time of holding an option.


Rick Wood
Project Expeditions


(09) 528 7788 or 021 654 462

Tasi Afitu Hill


027 490 9199

Roni Nilsen

Nelson / Marlborough

(03) 539 1214 or  021 548 747

Sue Ketel


(03) 541 8417 or 021 545 799

Samantha Fowler


(09) 972 2030 or 0800 500 180

Libby Stafford


(09) 972 2030 or 0800 500 180

Shelley Hibbert


(09) 972 2030 or 0800 500 180

Amber Gilling


(09) 972 2030 or 0800 500 180

Joanne Pett
Travel Connections
Head office


(09) 972 2032

Karen Pocklington
Travel Connections


021 818 484

Our Model

We aim to develop and grow a market leading travel broker model where individual travel brokers own the business, and as such, share in all the benefits and rewards associated with their collective success. The Travel Connections business model is "the more you put in - the more you get out".

Our People

Entrepreneurial and highly motivated individuals united by a passion for travel and service excellence. Strong philosophy of transparency, trust and teamwork among all members. Customer centric and focused on harnessing the collective strengths of the group to create a competitive edge.

Our Customers

We make them feel special every time they connect with us. We are committed to delivering an unparalleled customer experience by providing relevant and high quality personalised products and services to every customer, every time. 24/7 support - personalised support every step of the way.