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A 'Top' experience for Qantas Holidays' Global Achievers

Qantas Holidays' has dubbed this year's Global Achievers a success with lots of culture, food and a 1940's themed Gala Awards Night at SKY CITY Beach Pavilion.

Qantas Holidays’ has dubbed this year’s Global Achievers a success with lots of culture, food and a 1940’s themed Gala Awards Night at SKY CITY Beach Pavilion.

Global Achievers is the pre-eminent industry reward and recognition program for Qantas Holidays, Viva! Holidays and their associated brands Rail Tickets, Ready Rooms for Agents, the Cruise Team and Insider Journeys.

This year Qantas Holidays partnered with Tourism NT to organise a number of exciting itineraries for 170 of Australia’s top travel agents.

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Itineraries included swimming in the beautiful waterfalls of Litchfield National Park, catching Barramundi, jumping on board the Jumping Crocodile Cruise, visiting the Territory Wildlife Park and Crocodile Cove, exploring the Art Gallery of the Northern Territory and enjoying local shopping and culinary delights at the Parap Markets.

Fiona Dalton, Head of Sales for Qantas Holidays and Viva! Holidays said the 22nd Global Achievers celebration was a huge success and thanked Qantas Airways and Tourism NT for their support.

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“We are absolutely thrilled at the success of our 22nd Global Achievers celebrations.”

Fiona Dalton, Qantas Holidays Head of Sales

“The 2015 itineraries have been jam packed with excitement, entertainment and adventure and would not have been possible without the support of our amazing sponsors Qantas Airways and Tourism NT.

“It was fantastic to bring our top travel consultants to such a beautiful location that is so rich in culture and history.

“The beauty of the outback was truly on show this weekend and our Global Achievers are returning home with their own unique experience and appreciation of the Northern Territory.”

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The Global Achievers weekend at the top end culminated with a sunset firework show by the water and a Gala Awards Dinner bursting with sensational entertainment including swing dancing, a dazzling show from the Rat Pack and Packed to the Rafters star Hugh Sheridan as MC.

“Our Global Achievers Gala Dinner is the exciting time of year we celebrate the success of our brands with our top sellers and suppliers and this year’s dinner in Darwin was truly spectacular,” Dalton added.

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“Our Gala Awards Dinner is a hotly anticipated event in the travel industry’s calendar and we love to recognise and reward the hard work of our top selling consultants.

“Well done to all 170 agents and a huge congratulations to our award winning Global Achievers for 2015 – what a incredible achievement!”


Qantas Holidays’ Global Achievers winners for 2015 are:

National Global Achievers

National Cruise Consultant of the Year – Kerri Page, helloworld Bunderim

National Consultant of the Year – Angela Kaluzyn, Skilled Travel


Regional Global Achievers

ACT Region Winner –  Jenny Cooper, Queanbeyan City Cruise and Travel

NSW Winner – Angela Kaluzyn, Skilled Travel

Victoria Winner – Kirsten Simpson, helloworld Echuca

Tasmania Winner – Baden Brown, helloworld Launceston

Western Australia Winner – Gaynor Vantsant, Travel Focus

Queensland Winner – Jill Johansen, helloworld Mackay

South Australia Winner – Sarah Phillis, Platinum Escape

Did you attend this year’s Global Achievers?