About us
Peregrine Travel Centre Adelaide is a privately owned South Australian retail travel agency celebrating 30 years of business in 2014.

Our specialty is travel, our advantage is we have been there! Our qualified team has personal experience with your destination and can offer first hand advice and attention to detail, taking the worry out of planning and giving you peace of mind.

With 10 staff we have every continent covered, including those off the beaten track.  Trekking in Nepal, walking in Europe, exploring the Galapagos, trekking and touring in South America, safaris in Africa, expedition and leisure cruising the world’s seas, tackling the Kokoda track or going to the ends of the world - Arctic and Antarctica – we have been there! We pride ourselves on our personal experiences; our agents are amongst the most well-travelled in Adelaide.

Peregrine Travel Centre Adelaide also specialise in group tours offering a range of exclusive departures from Adelaide, great for solo travellers! We have close relationships with the Adelaide Zoo for escorted wildlife tours, and the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra for expert music tours. For travellers wanting to put together their own private tour our groups department has all the experience to make your travel seamless and hassle-free. Great for schools, sporting groups, large families or special interest groups.

Peregrine Travel Centre Adelaide offers all the services you would expect from a full service travel agency including car hire, travel insurance, cruises, airfares, hotels and more from all the travel brands you love.

Meet our team below  - Geoff, Cathy,  Bronny, Monica, Louise, Lisa, Carrie, Nicola,  Sherrie and Penny. Select the highlighted links to read more about their personal travel experiences - we've been there!




Geoff
Managing Director

geoff@peregrinetravel.com.au
Bronny
Travel Consultant

bronny@peregrinetravel.com.au
Louise
Travel Consultant

louise@peregrinetravel.com.au
In 1984 Geoff started Peregrine Travel in Adelaide. He has walked and trekked in Nepal, South America, South Africa, Thailand, Spain, Tuscany, England, Turkey, New Zealand, Canada, and Borneo and walked extensively in France including the Mont Blanc circuit. He has also explored both the Arctic and Antarctica and can claim to have visited the seven continents of the world. Geoff has also visited the Galapagos Islands, in 2011 completed the Kokoda trek and in September 2012 trekked to Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lakes in Nepal.

Geoff has written a number of blogs about trekking tips in Nepal - take a look.

Geoff will escort a group from Adelaide in 2015 to the Annapurna Holy Lakes and Glaciers.

Geoff's role in the business has changed in 2014, for long standing clients that know Geoff, take a read of his latest blog - Where's Geoff?

Bronny joined Peregrine Travel in 1986. Bronny has travelled all over the world and to all seven continents, including sixteen visits to Africa one of which saw her summiting Kilimanjaro. She has walked extensively in many European countries including France, Italy including the  Cinque Terre, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary and the UK. In America she has walked in most National Parks and extensive sections of the Appalachian Trail on the eastern coast. She has trekked in Nepal in both the Everest and Annapurna regions. Bronny has also explored  China, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and South America. She has sailed both Polar Regions - to the Antarctic twice including The Falkland Islands and South Georgia and to both the Canadian High Arctic and Scandinavian High Arctic circumnavigating the island of Spitsbergen in the Svalbard Archipelago - the home of the polar bear. In 2013 Bronny escorted a group on a Reserve journey to Turkey and in 2014 visited Africa before taking back to back groups on the England Coast to Coast.

Bronny will take a sold out   Reserve Mystical Myanmar tour in October 2014.  And is escorting a luxury lodge trek to Sth America in 2015.

Louise has more than 22 years of travel agency experience. She has travelled to UK/Europe including a  walk through Provence. She has also travelled to Russia, Baltic States, Croatia, Egypt, South and East Africa, India, South America, USA, China, Asia, Pacific Islands and Maldives. Louise loves scuba diving in exotic destinations, walking holidays and is passionate about animals.  She has volunteered at an African Wildlife Sanctuary in Namibia and visited the gorillas in Rwanda. In 2012 her travels took her  trekking in the Annapurna Mountains of Nepal and she has just returned from the Galapagos and Amazon. Louise spent the month of October in Zimbabwe where she completed volunteer work with lion cubs and elephants and her end of year travels took her to Petra, Jordan.

In 2014 Louise has completed a trip to the UK where she took a HF holidays walk in the southern lakes district. In October she is heading to Cuba.

Monica
Travel Consultant
monica@peregrinetravel.com.au
Carrie
Travel Consultant
carrie@peregrinetravel.com.au
Cathy
Manager
cathy@peregrinetravel.com.au
With more than seven years travel industry experience, Monica has travelled extensively around the globe to all seven continents. Her travels have taken her to the Middle East and Morocco, South East Asia, North and Central America (including Costa Rica) Europe, UK, China, Japan, Chile, Argentina, Russia and Antarctica. She has many personal experiences with Peregrine tours having had completed adventures in Thailand, Sabah, Nepal, India, Turkey, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Tibet and the USA  In 2013 Monica has visited Burma and Dubai and spent three weeks travelling through Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam including a cruise down the Mekong River. Most recently Monica spent Christmas day in Petra, Jordan.

In May Monica spent time in Malaysia and India. and in September spent time in Cuba on an Intrepid guided holiday  - Best of Cuba.
Carrie has worked in the travel industry for some six years almost half of which has been with Peregrine Travel Centre.  Carrie has firsthand experience with the Peregrine products having taken a Gecko’s tour to Vietnam as well as Northern India and explored Turkey with Peregrine. Carrie’s latest adventure was a trip to the Galapagos Islands and Amazon. Carrie has also enjoyed a whirlwind tour of Europe including France, Spain, Switzerland, Italy, Austria, Germany, Greece and Netherlands visited the USA and UK and explored China, New Zealand, Malaysia and Fiji.Carrie's spent 6 weeks in the USA during September/October 2013 and returned in January 2014 to attend the G'day LA celebrations.

Her most recent trip was to Sri Lanka in July 2014.
Cathy's travels have taken her to many countries in Asia, Europe and both North and Central America along with destinations in South and North Pacific and South Africa.  Cathy has escorted Music tours throughout North America and Europe and is a specialist in organising School Group Tours. Cathy's most recent adventure included the Peregrine 10 Antarctic Explorer which she took in December 2012. Click here to read about her Antarctic adventure and to see some of her amazing images. And her two week Africa adventure through South Africa and Botswana in March 2013. In December 2013 Cathy visited India for the first time and included a stopover in Dubai.

In March 2014 Cathy escorted a group of music enthusiasts on a classical music tour through Europe. Registrations of interest are now open for her next musical journey in January 2016 which will visit the Canary Islands Music Festival, Spain, Portugal and France. 

Cathy will escort a wildlife and cultural journey to Sri Lanka in 2015, there are just 3 places left and must be booked by end of September. Take a look at the itinerary.

Most recently Cathy returned from a two week tour of Turkey.

Lisa

Penny
Marketing and Promotions Coordinator
penny@peregrinetravel.com.au
 Lisa
Groups Consultant
lisa@peregrinetravel.com.au
Nicola 
Travel Consultant
nicola@peregrinetravel.com.au
Penny joined Peregrine and the travel industry in September 2012.  Having lived and worked in Washington DC and London her travels have taken her extensively through the USA, UK and Europe.  She has driven the west coast of the US, been to Mardi Gras in New Orleans, sailed the Maid of the Mist at Niagara Falls and cycled Central Park NY. She has completed charity work in India, enjoyed cruising the Mediterranean Sea, visited the Christmas Markets in Europe, sailed from London to New York on the QM2 and been on Safari in South Africa. She also enjoys sun holidays with her family and has visited the Bahamas, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Bali and Fiji. Closer to home Penny has travelled to every main land state in Australia and enjoyed the hot springs in NZ. In 2013 Penny enjoyed a 3 week USA holiday which included a 7 night cruise that took in Belize, Honduras and Mexico. She completed the Peregrine 10 Day Annapurna Adventure in November and  spent Christmas in the Pacific Islands on board P&O's Pacific Jewel

In 2014 she has visited Perth, Vietnam, Penang, Hong Kong and Macau and cruised on the Carnival Spirit  in August.
Lisa joined Peregrine Travel Centre as Groups Consultant in August 2013 following a varied career in the travel industry that began in 1999. Her travel experiences have taken her through much of Asia including Cambodia, Thailand, China, Singapore, Malaysia and bike riding in Vietnam. She has done a whirlwind tour of Europe taking in Czech Republic, Italy, Germany, France, Switzerland and Austria and has driven extensively through the UK, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Closer to home she has visited Fiji and New Zealand where she hiked the Franz Josef Glacier. Other travel highlights have been taking a helicopter flight over the famous Las Vegas strip and riding an elephant in India.

In September Lisa took the 10 night Peregrine Turkey Revealed tour.
Nicola joined us in April 2014. Her travels have taken her predominately through Asia. Travel highlights include Sunrise at Angkor Wat temples, Bartering in Siem Reap Markets, Floating in a Junk Boat on Ha Long Bay and summiting Mt Kinabalu in Borneo.
In 2013 she toured China, some of her highlights from this trip were visiting the Great Wall, Terracotta Warriors and the Luoyang Grottos.
Her most recent trip took her to America and Canada, where she skied in Banff and Dog Sledded in Lake Louise. In July 2014 Nicola enjoyed a Victoria City and Ski Break.

Nicola hopes to eventually conquer Everest Base Camp, Kokoda and Kilimanjaro.

In November she will complete a two week India and Nepal Geckos guided holiday.

     
Sherrie
Consultant
sherrie@peregrinetravel.com.au
   
Sherrie started her travel career in 2002.  She worked here at Peregrine Travel Centre for 5 years before moving to the UK in 2008.  She returned to Adelaide (with a husband and daughter) in April and has taken up her old place to work at Peregrine Travel Centre again.
Sherrie has extensive travel experiences; she has lived in Indonesia as well as travelling through a large part of Asia; explored through the Middle East to Dubai, Egypt and Jordan; covered all the hotspots in Europe and been to Africa, USA and South America. Sherrie has completed the Kokoda Trail and has taken a number of tours with Peregrine and Geckos.