Go back to the e-newsletter >Scenic took a lucky group of travel agents on a journey through Africa, visiting South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe.They began with three nights in Cape Town and enjoyed a journey to the top of Table Mountain in a gondola followed by a full day tour of Cape Point and visit to Boulders Beach and the resident penguin colony and a tour of the Cape Winelands.Next they headed to Kruger National Park where they spent the night at Lion Sands Game Reserve, a private concession. Here they enjoyed two game drives to spot the ‘Big 5’ and a hippo walk to the Sabie River. Then the group headed north to Thornybush Game Reserve for more wildlife spotting followed by a traditional African style outdoor dinner.Following the picturesque Panorama Route, they drove to Johannesburg to catch their flight to Livingstone for a three night stay at Victoria Falls where they visited the Zimbabwe side of the falls and toured the national park. This was followed by a visit to a local village which is a popular Scenic Enrich experience, an elephant interaction to meet these gentle giants up close and personal, and a sundowner cruise on the Zambezi River.The agents concluded their trip with a visit to Chobe National Park, home to large concentrations of big game, and a cruise on the Chobe River.Go back to the e-newsletter >
Rail Plus has launched the new booking season for Great Southern Rail with an incentive program where agents can win prizes including famil spots on The Ghan Expedition.With bookings for the highly anticipated 2019/20 season now available, agents can also look forward to winning some prizes including a spot on the four-day Ghan Expedition famil taking place in March 2019.To win, agents will need to answer a few simple quiz questions and perform well in sales. There will also be a dedicated spot on the famil for the first agent who sells the Reef to Reef package.A range of lucky prizes are also up for grabs, including1 x Indian Pacific picnic blanket2 x The Ghan Berlin pens1 x Indian Pacific stubby holder1 x The Ghan stubby holder2 x sets of Great Southern Rail headphones1 x The Ghan beanieWinners will be announced at the end of August.For more information and the terms and conditions, click here.