Our Track Record

General Travel Group has vast experience managing the commercial tourism services for major events, having managed upwards of 50 international events over 20 years. Specialising in this niche sector of the industry, the General Travel Group’s principals and key personnel have been with the Company for many years.

Listed below are the larger events for General Travel was appointed as the official central booking organisation and / or commercial tourism operator.

The table details, by event, the participants managed via General Travel Group which incorporates all travel stakeholder segments. Depending on the event, the segments can include, however are not limited to:

  • Event constituents, including teams (players and management), officials, event management and VIPs.
  • Media and broadcast.
  • Sponsors and the corporate sector.
  • International and Domestic Leisure (spectators), both direct and via Licensed Agents.
Event City / State Participants Managed by General Travel Group
2017-18 – Ashes Series (trading as Cricket Australia Travel Office) National 10,000
2018 – Golden Oldies Festival Christchurch, NZ 5,000
1997 – 2017 Australian Formula One Grand Prix (trading as Grand Prix Travel) Melbourne 4,000 per annum
2009-16 - Toyota AFL Grand Final (trading as AFL Event Office) Melbourne 4,000 per annum
1997 – 2016 Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix (trading as Grand Prix Travel) Phillip Island 5,000 per annum
2015 Ashes Series - UK (trading as Cricket Australia Travel Office) Great Britain 3,000
2013/14 – Commonwealth Bank Ashes Series (trading as Cricket Australia Travel Office) National 10,000
2013 Investec Ashes Series - UK (trading as Cricket Australia Travel Office) Great Britain 2,500
2009/13 – National rights – Cricket Australia (trading as Cricket Australia Travel Office) National 5,000
2011 The Presidents Cup Melbourne 5,000
2010-11 Vodaphone Ashes Series (trading as Cricket Australia Travel Office) National 10,000
2010 UCI Road Cycling World Championships Geelong 2,000
2009 Sydney World Masters Games Sydney 8,000
2008 UCI Track Cycling World Cup Melbourne 2,500
2007 12th FINA World Championships (trading as 12th FINA World Championships Travel Office) Melbourne 6,850
2007 World Police & Fire Games Adelaide 6,280
2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games (trading as Commonwealth Games Travel Office) Victoria 12,780
2006 World Life Saving Championships Geelong & Lorne 2,200
2006 Volvo Ocean Race Melbourne 1,800
2005 FIG Artistic Gymnastic World Championships Melbourne 2,950
2005 Deaflympic Games Melbourne 3,850
2004 UCI Track Cycling World Championships Melbourne 2,400
2002 World Masters Games Melbourne 7,800
2002 Le Mans Adelaide Adelaide 3,800
2001 14th World Veterans’ Athletic Championships Brisbane 3,145
2001 Goodwill Games Brisbane 4,300
1999 Combined World Sailing Championships Victoria 3,550
1998 Presidents Cup Melbourne 5,900
1995 World Police & Fire Games Melbourne 6,150