A Travel Team that Goes Beyond the Booking

Meet the team behind the travel magic

An experience local team behind our award-winning service

Our staff are currently some of the most successful sellers across all aspects of the industry. Insight Vacations, Scenic, APT Touring and Qantas Holidays are but a few where our staff and office are ranked highly. In addition, Launceston Travel & Cruise Centre is fully accredited across the travel industry, with up to date membership of AFTA (Australian Federation of Travel Agents), ATAS (Travel Accreditation Scheme) and CLIA (Cruise Line International Association).

Andrew Brown Director / Senior Consultant


Andrew started in the travel industry in 1999, and loves the diversity of what the industry offers. Recent destinations include India and Vietnam. Andrew sees the travel industry as a very rewarding career that serves up opportunities to travel extensively for work or with family. This experience can then be passed onto fellow travellers.

Baden Brown Director / Senior Consultant


Baden has a tertiary qualification in the tourism field. He has been fortunate enough recently to have travelled through Croatia, France, Italy, Canada and the Galapagos Islands. With global travel experience, Baden is well qualified to arrange your travel experience.

Philip Overton Senior Consultant


Phil worked previously with Tourism Tasmania. Recent travel experiences include India where he enjoyed all the colour, sights and sounds that make India such a unique travel destination. Most recently he cruised from Nuremburg to Budapest which took in parts of Germany, the Czech Republic, Austria, Slovakia and Hungary.

Matt Paine Senior Consultant


Matt worked previously with Tourism Tasmania. With a large and loyal list of repeat clientele, Matt consistently delivers professional and thorough service to existing and new clients alike. Recent trips abroad include South America (including trekking along the Inca Trail), China, Cambodia and cruising the rivers of Europe with Scenic.

Denise Poder Travel Consultant


Denise previously worked for Travelex Foreign Currency and has travelled extensively throughout Western Europe and England as an independent traveller revisiting her French and English heritage. She enjoys speaking with people about their travel plans and experiences, and creating an itinerary which will bring happy and lasting memories.