About Our Company

Orbit World Travel, formally World Travel Professionals, is proud of its 25-year heritage growing from one leisure travel agency located in the Sydney suburb of Double Bay to now six offices in six cities around Australia. In 2016, we joined forces with Orbit World Travel New Zealand and in 2017 we opened an office in Singapore.

Our team of highly qualified globetrotters means the Orbit World Travel client receives not only the latest information but also the wisdom that only comes with years of experience in the travel industry. Representing the best of the best, we are delighted to be part of the Virtuoso travel network.  As the travel industry’s leading luxury network, we can offer our clients exclusive Virtuoso benefits, deals and experiences.

We look forward to providing you with insider tips, exclusive offers and unsurpassed personal service.

Click here to learn about our CorporateEvents and Group Travel Management Services.

Meet the Team

Read why our team are the best Travel Advisors to manage your holiday plans.

Heaven Hansen

Leisure Manager

Heavens’ passion for travel has seen her explore a wealth of countries, with a special affection for Europe and the UK. Heaven is an avid explorer, and some travel highlights include volunteering in South Africa and hiking the Cinque Terre paths in Italy. Whether it is camelback riding across Egypt, or cheese and wine beside the Rhine River, Heavens’ expertise is in crafting unforgettable experiences for her clients.

Aaron Spriggs

Travel Advisor

After spending 6 years living in Canada and touring the world, Aaron chose to keep his lust for travel alive by joining the travel industry upon his return to Australia. His passion is curating once-in-a-lifetime travel experiences for the young, and the young-at-heart, from budget travel to luxury guided safaris and world cruises. Aaron loves getting to know each of his clients so he can tailor-make a dream holiday that is going to meet their expectations and provide life-long memories. He’ll always make an incredible restaurant recommendation also, just for good measure.

Teresa Mason

Travel Advisor

Exploring the world is Teresa’s passion having visited 30 countries to date. Her knowledge of the world’s most inspiring places is extensive. Her experience, passion and love of other cultures drive her belief that to travel is one of life’s ultimate joys—it never fails to thrill, expand our perspectives and fill us with wonder and gratitude. Teresa is recognised as an accredited cruise consultant and appreciates that cruise offers value for money, is perfect for multi generation holidays and allows people to do as much or as little as they like.

Krista Dislers

Travel Advisor

Krista loves to travel and is very interested in geography and the world’s history. After a long successful career in the finance industry, she decided to embark on a new career and follow her passion for travel. She finds it difficult to choose a ’travel style’ or a favourite destination as her experiences and adventures are so diverse. Krista has sipped champagne in Versailles, laid on the beach in Samoa, trekked in Chiang Mai, eaten jellyfish in Beijing and walked the streets of Manhattan. Whatever destination you choose to visit… she is here to help you plan the trip of a lifetime!

Linda Higgins

Travel Advisor

Linda caught the travel bug when travelling to Europe with her family during high school. She still hasn’t found a cure for her bug and hopes she never will! Linda loves to learn about new products, destinations, experience and airfares, so spends a lot of time digging around to open up new opportunities for her clients. Over the years Linda has appreciated the value that she can bring to her clients holiday via Orbit’s affiliation with Virtuoso. The benefits that she will offer in added value, service and luxury can make a substantial difference to your holiday.

Alicia Philips

Travel Advisor

After a long history in teaching Alicia switched careers combining her thirst for knowledge with exploring the world. Alicia enjoys the challenge of creating specialised individual itineraries for her clients, she loves fun experiences, things that are off the beaten path and will go to great lengths to find the perfect highlight for your journey. North America has become a recent passion, she’s building a list of non mainstream places to visit and looks forward to introducing you to her treasures.

Ruth Carlton

Travel Advisor

Ruth’s career in travel spans over 40 years, and she has had the opportunity to visit each continent multiple times. She has worked in Switzerland, United Kingdom, Italy, Mexico and of course her adopted homeland Australia. To fulfil her clients’ dreams, she knows it is critical to ask the questions that lead her to recommend the perfect solution. She respects that well-travelled clients wish to ‘do their own thing, in their own time’, which is why she takes the time to tailor each itinerary to meet your expectations.

Ros Hakim

Travel Advisor

Having notched up over 50 years in the travel industry Ros has long been a passionate traveller. She continues to investigate and familiarise herself with the latest trends in hotels, resorts and experiential travel. In addition she is a passionate foodie, she always has the best restaurants to recommend. In conjunction with Virtuoso’s network of onsite specialists, she will offer the ultimate travel experience ensuring that all of your special requests are delivered seamlessly.

David Wood

David commenced his travel career in 1969 and over the last 50 years, he has acquired the knowledge and experience that is second to none. He will happily curate a unique travel experience that is perfect for you. He developed a keen interest in art, history, food and wine as he spent many months travelling throughout Europe. Among his favourite places in the world are Italy, France and Germany. In recent years David has spent a significant amount of time cruising the high seas and qualifies as a ‘frequent cruiser’ with the luxury cruise line, Silversea. Anything you need to know about Silver Spirit or Silver Muse – David is your man!

Join Our Team

If you are an Australian-based, well-travelled, experienced and passionate travel professional, then please get in touch. We pride ourselves on our expertise in leisure, corporate and conference travel, and strive to provide a trip of a lifetime, every time. We offer our team a supportive and fun environment to work in, with offices all over Australia. At Orbit World Travel, we live and breathe travel! Contact us today to find out more.

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Our Partners

Orbit World Travel is proud to work with the below preferred travel partners.

Virtuoso Travel Agent
Mandarin Oriental hotel group