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.


Your luxury small ship expedition experience is here in your own backyard!

Ponant’s Le Laperouse offers the ultimate in intimate luxury yacht cruising, and it is here for you in New Zealand waters! This 184 passenger, 112 crew all-balcony ship brings you a world class cruising experience that combines exploration with elegance. Your journey brings you the highest standard of understated French and Scandinavian influenced decor and service.

From NZD$7,200

With Scenic you’ll enjoy the very best inclusions and a host of memorable moments.

Handcrafted Luxury Inclusions. Scenic is a proudly Australian-founded travel company with over 34 years’ experience Fully escorted smaller group touring with a maximum of 34 guests. Scenic combine the ease of luxury travel with a selection of experiences that offer you a true insight into the culture, landscape and history of New Zealand. Here is one of four incredible guided tours on offer with Scenic. Please contact us for further details on this or the other trips available.

From NZD$10,995 pp

Witness the World’s Most Remarkable Natural Lightshow - the Southern Lights Aurora Austalis

Join Viva Expeditions and Aurora hunter and astrophysicist Dr Ian Griffin & a team of expert astronomers and fly into the night, to witness of the world’s most magical natural phenomena. Take off onboard an Air New Zealand Dreamliner, you will head south over the Southern Ocean towards Antarctica, aiming for latitudes of 62 degrees south where the Aurora Australis is brightest. The first trip departing 20 March 2021 is already fully booked, but due to the high demand, a second flight on 21 March 2021 was arranged and there are still a few seats available on this flight.

From NZD$1195

Self-drive itinerary coupled with unique flying experiences in a variety of aircraft.

Soar above The Land of the Long White Cloud, with a birds eye aerial view of some of the most spectacular scenery in the world. This self-drive itinerary is coupled with unique flying experiences in a variety of aircraft that are a real treat in themselves. Amazing scenery and amazing perspectives of the this stunning country we call home. Enjoy some fantastic overnight stays at boutique and unique properties like the Pod in Kaikoura.

From NZ$3,989 Twin / NZ$975 pp Single

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


Ranee Ellis

Waipu Cove / Northland

(09) 432 1339 or 027 480 5604

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

Amber Gilling


(09) 972 2030 or 0800 500 180

Shelley Hibbert


(09) 972 2030 or 0800 500 180

Libby Stafford


(09) 972 2030 or 0800 500 180

Samantha Fowler


(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.