About us

Helloworld Travel Limited is a travel-distribution company headquartered in Australia, providing international and domestic travel products and services to clients around the world.

Publicly listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX:HLO), HLO is a global travel organisation with a diverse array of brands across three key pillars of business: Retail, Wholesale and Inbound.

Run by CEO and Managing Director Andrew Burnes together with an exceptional management team and highly accomplished board, HLO employs more than 700 staff throughout Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, and Europe.


With significant retail travel brands including Helloworld Travel – the Travel Professionals, HLO has 2,400 members in Australia and New Zealand  across its retail networks including fully branded outlets, Associates, Helloworld Business Travel, Magellan Travel, The Travel Brokers (NZ), Mobile Travel Agents and the My Travel Group.

In 2023 HLO acquired Express Travel Group (ETG), one of the largest independent travel agency networks in Australia and New Zealand. HLO welcomed the ETG retail networks to the business in Australia including Alatus, Independent Travel Group, Select Travel Group and First Travel Group in New Zealand.

Extensive Wholesale operations distribute travel products and services to markets all over the world, led by well-respected brand Viva Holidays, celebrating its 50th year in 2024, and GO Holidays operating in New Zealand.

Inbound and destination-management companies include AOT Inbound, ATS Pacific and Experience Tours Australia (ETA).

Air consolidation services AirTickets and SmartTickets provide advanced technological ticketing solutions to a wide range of travel agents and networks.

HLO services the fast-growing cruise market with leading cruise brands CruiseCo and Creative Cruising providing access to a comprehensive database of ocean and river cruise products including itineraries, cruise lines, ocean and river cruise vessels and ports information, as well as cruise packaging and services.

With extensive operations in Australia and New Zealand Helloworld Travel Limited also has a significant business presence in Fiji with Inbound brand leader ATS Pacific and Fiji’s premier transport operator and ground handler Tourist Transport Fiji (TTF).


‘Helloworld’ was launched in 2013 after the consolidation of legacy brands Harvey World Travel, Travelscene, Jetset and Travelworld. A merger with The AOT Group followed in 2016 and the business name was changed to Helloworld Travel in 2017.

Through first-rate business practices and beneficial relationships with both customers and suppliers, the company has evolved and grown into the dynamic organisation that it is today, offering integrated travel solutions across all sectors of the industry.

With substantial global operations, HLO’s powerful buying structure delivers market-leading results to both its members and its clients. Exceptional service and tailor-made corporate and leisure travel solutions contribute to Helloworld Travel Limited’s outstanding reputation and results.

More information

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