Media/Press Releases

April 19, 2016

Celebrating the Women of Freedom Road Travel Group

  Freedom Road Travel Group is proud to have 70% of senior positions held by females and is excited to announce the appointment of Kiki Cheng as General Manager for one of the group brands, Freedom Road Destinations. Kiki has been working for FRD since May 2017 and was recently appointed General Manager in February Read more about Celebrating the Women of Freedom Road Travel Group[…]

Freedom Road Travel Secure Queensland Rugby Union Partnership

Freedom Road Travel has gone from strength to strength in both the domestic and international markets and has kicked off 2019 securing a partnership with Queensland Rugby Union as their official member and fan travel service provider. “We are thrilled to launch the Queensland Rugby travel booking platform that will be made accessible to members Read more about Freedom Road Travel Secure Queensland Rugby Union Partnership[…]

Freedom Road Travel China chosen as preferred MICE travel agency for Ping An Group China and Nu Skin China.

Freedom Road Travel China is delighted to announce it has been selected to become a new preferred MICE travel agency for two of China’s leading companies:  Ping An Group China and Nu Skin China. With a dedicated focus on providing professional and innovative MICE travel solutions, Freedom Road Travel is delivering on our goal of Read more about Freedom Road Travel China chosen as preferred MICE travel agency for Ping An Group China and Nu Skin China.[…]

Freedom Road Destinations Launches in Australia

The number of Australians travelling to China has grown by 84% over the past 10 years, according to an Austrade survey, and indications are that this trend is due to continue. Travel organisations need to pace with this growth, in essence, they need to be “China Ready”. Recognising this need within the industry, Freedom Road Destinations Read more about Freedom Road Destinations Launches in Australia[…]

Freedom Road Destinations appoints Ray Petts as Director of Global Sales

As part of their launch into the Australian market, Ray Petts has been appointed as Director of Global Sales for Freedom Road Destinations, a China Destination Management Company with offices in Sydney and Shanghai. With a strong background in DMC / wholesale sales, including executive roles with Tucan Travel, Buffalo Tours and Wide Eyed tours, Read more about Freedom Road Destinations appoints Ray Petts as Director of Global Sales[…]

Freedom Road Travel commits to Australian Presence with New Brisbane Office

Freedom Road Travel has opened a new office in the heart of Brisbane city, part of their commitment to extend their experiential travel brand into Australia. This is in addition to its sales and digital marketing hub in Sydney. Lisa Blondeau, Freedom Road Travel GM Australia has said “The new premises is more than just Read more about Freedom Road Travel commits to Australian Presence with New Brisbane Office[…]

Australia Week in China 2016

BY CHLOE MARTINELLI ON MAY 2, 2016 Australia Week in China marked its second anniversary in early April this year with a huge event that stretched across multiple cities throughout China. This event was designed to highlight commercial opportunities between the two nations under the China Australia Free Trade Agreement. Australia Week in China saw Read more about Australia Week in China 2016[…]

Chafta takes fear out of doing business with China

ChAFTA takes fear out of doing business with China All the talk of job losses in Australia to Chinese workers is a huge distraction from what ChAFTA is really about. In fact, the jobs’ scare campaign seems to be missing the point. While freer Chinese investment into Australia is undoubtedly a good thing and the Read more about Chafta takes fear out of doing business with China[…]