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About our travel company, Carine Travel Bug

Sue Holmes established the travel company Carine Travel Bug in December 1997 and has been trading successfully for over 25 years from the office in Duncraig, Western Australia.

Owner Sue Holmes has had extensive travel industry experience, having worked for Contiki Holidays in London and Sydney, as well as six years with a Perth agency before starting her own agency in 1997.

Associated with Carine Travel Bug is n.zed holidays, New Zealand travel specialists. Sue and Leanne have extensive knowledge of the destination, being Kiwis themselves.

Carine Travel Bug is an award-winning member of the Travellers Choice group of independent travel agents in Australia, and has won the prestigious Choice Award every year since the award's inception in 2008.

We are a member of ATIA (Australian Travel Industry Association), CLIA (Cruise Lines International Association Australasia) and Charter for Safe Travel, and the agency is ATAS Accredited.

We have the following accreditations:

  • Scenic Specialist Platinum
  • New Zealand Specialist Gold
  • Aussie Specialist.

Sue and her staff have travelled extensively. It is a great passion! Every travel agent in the office is very happy to help with all holiday and business travel plans, share their travel experiences and offer travel suggestions to clients.

Carine Travel Bug is open from Monday to Friday and is closed on weekends, public holidays and Thursday nights. Emails are monitored seven days a week if you need to contact us outside these times.

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