Borders Are Opening… Now What?

After almost 18 months of being cut off from the world we were of course delighted to hear the news that Australia’s borders will reopen early November; could this really be the light at the end of the tunnel that we’ve all been waiting for?

Been Vaccinated? Be Rewarded!

Could we be flying away for Christmas?!  We were over the moon to hear Qantas is preparing to re-start its international flights (with plans linked to the vaccine rollout) in mid-December this year.

Inspiring Hope For Trafficking Survivors

At Rheom Travel we believe that it is important to help others, now more than ever. That is why since October 2019 we have been donating $1 per booking to the amazing Eden initiative, (even if the booking is subsequently cancelled). Scroll down to learn more, and how every booking you make helps this incredible cause….

Kia Ora and G’day

The countdown is on to Trans-Tasman Bubble start, and for the first time ever, we’re already excited for a Monday! It’s consistently rated as one of the most beautiful countries in the world, it’s just over three hours off our East coast, and it’s now the first overseas country we’re able to visit from 19th […]

One & Free

Australia’s Interstate Borders fully open once more.  And, we’re doing a happy dance here in the office!  That’s right, we’re back in the office – but still working the occasional days from home.

Easter School Holidays… Already?

We know, it feels like the year has barely even started, but with international travel being off the cards this Easter we’re seeing local experiences sell out at a staggering rate; if you’re not booking early you may not be able to book at all! Below are just a handful of ‘staycation’ ideas for the […]

The Doors To International Travel Are Opening!

Late last year we received some welcome news from Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt, who estimated that 80% of us would be fully vaccinated by the end of October, on the basis that it’s free, universal and entirely voluntary. Now Qantas has provided a little more incentive, re-opening bookings across their entire overseas network from […]

Good-bye 2020, Here’s to 2021!

Well, what a year 2020 has turned out to be…. this time last year, we were planning for a holiday season with family and friends, and for a bumper business year ahead. Fast forward 300-odd days and the world looks a lot different. The positive news is we are almost at the other side, and […]

Victorians Get ready to apply for your Tourism Recovery voucher now!

Victorian residents over the age of 18 are eligible to apply. Each household is limited to one voucher each. Each voucher gives the voucher holder the right to claim reimbursement of $200 if they have spent at least $400 on accommodation, attraction or tour in Regional Victoria. BUT BE QUICK, the first round of vouchers […]

Tahiti 2021 On Sale Now!

It is safe to say that most of us have at some time considered visiting Tahiti – especially this year! – with its postcard perfect volcanoes, colourful coral reefs, crystal waters and abundance of marine life. The Polynesian islands, made famous by the Mutiny on the Bounty and immortalized by painters such as Paul Gauguin, […]

Reopening Travel

With domestic borders opening up and international travel still being a no-go, now is a better time than ever to do some home exploration… Luckily, we live in the perfect place for it! With some of the globe’s most sought after destinations, breathtaking landscapes and glamorous cityscapes, Australia has a LOT to offer.

Unique Australian Glamping Experiences

Glamping (aka glamorous camping) has become a well-known option for modern-day adventure seekers as it’s an ideal way to see many of Australia’s great sights without sacrificing comfort. You swap sleeping on the cold hard ground for a bed with comfortable pillows and fine linen. The only thing that stays the same is that you’re […]

Oberammergau Passion Play Tours

Hope you are all safe and well during these strange times that we find ourselves in. As this global pandemic forced borders to close and people to stay at home, the world as we know it has changed. Travel – our life and passion – ceased to exist, at least temporarily, and our hearts go […]

Life Is An Adventure… Let’s Walk It!

When you join a small-group walking tour with Life’s An Adventure you’ll see the best of Australia without all the hard work, because they do all the carrying! Walk with as little as your water and camera, and at the end of each day you’ll enjoy fine local produce perfectly matched with local wines and the best hand-picked […]

The World’s Best Day Trip? Enjoy The White Continent From Above

International borders closed? That’s no problem if you don’t land! Scratch that travel itch and jump aboard Antarctica Flights’ privately chartered state-of-the-art 787 Dreamliner, your host for the world’s most unique and scenic round trip flight over vastness of untamed Antarctica. Soar over the continent and across the boundaries of perception, enjoying spectacular views over […]

Border Update!

Can we? Can’t we? Well for us Melbournians we are painfully aware of the answer! But for those based inter-state, when it comes to travel the answer is forever changing, and that’s why we’re always keeping our ear to the ground for the latest updates. Of all the publications and travel news sources that we […]

Boots Made For Walking? You’ll Love These Tasmanian Guided Walking Tours

If you’re looking to clear the cobwebs after a long stint at home then you won’t have to look far. Just 240km South of the mainland you’ll find Tasmania; home to some of the world’s cleanest air, stunning natural landscapes, and over 2,800 km of walking tracks. From short and easy walks through temperate rainforests […]

The World’s Greatest Attractions… Live In Your Living Room!

It’s easy to develop the dreaded ‘cabin fever’ when confined to the house for days on end, and your passport is collecting dust; one can only watch so much Netflix! So to help you use this time more productively we’ve listed a number of virtual tours that allow you to “Walk” through some of the […]

Eco-luxe in the Great Outdoors

On a remote stretch of Western Australia’s Ningaloo coast, nestled in the dunes of the Cape Range National Park, lies an exclusive eco-friendly luxury camp; Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef. Here guests fill their days however they choose; relaxing in the tent’s hammock and watching the world go by, or lazing on the beach and paddling […]

New Season, New Sailings! Local Experiences With Silversea

Isolate in style! From the stunning metropolises of Sydney and Auckland, to the rugged landscapes of Broome & the Magical Sounds in New Zealand, Australia and her surrounds have infinite beauty on tap. Now Silversea are on a mission to redefine what it means to sail Down Under. Their re-imagined 2021/2 season will offer you […]

New Season, New Horizons! With Date Change Flexibility & Reduced Deposits

It’s said that the key to happiness is having someone to love, something to do, and something to look forward to. So if you’re currently isolating with a loved one and wondering ‘what’s next?’ then we have the answer – an Australian rail expedition! Journey Beyond have partially released their 2021 season* early, with date-change-flexibility, […]

Highlights of Southern Australia Indulge In Some Local Luxury with Ponant

Take the vast and incredible Southern Australian coastline, add the intimate luxury of a small ship, and you have the recipe for the experience of a lifetime. That’s why we suggest that you join just 183 other guests on a journey from Melbourne to Fremantle aboard Ponant’s opulent Le Bellot, stopping along the way to […]

Your Refunds & Cancellations: Facts First!

Firstly we would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to all of our valued clients, without whom our business would not exist. We deeply appreciate your patience, kindness and support during these testing times. We understand that many of you have cancelled travel plans which were arranged through us and are seeking refunds or credits. […]

Happiness Is Closer Than You Think!

If you’ve ever had THAT picture of a tropical island as your desktop wallpaper (you know the one we’re talking about – a white sandy beach, azure blue waters and swaying palm trees) chances are it was taken on one of the many tiny islands scattered across the South Pacific. Despite these picture perfect scenes […]