Testimonials - 2014

Michael – NSW

Thank you all again for your hard work in ensuring our camp was a great success.

Christine – NSW

We value your helpfulness and prompt replies to requests and queries.

Michael – NSW

We had a fantastic trip. Thanks for all your help Lee. The bus driver was amazing with students and staff.

Kathryn – NSW

Both Keri and Meagan made this excursion easy to organise and communication was excellent. Whenever I had questions, they always answered them promptly. It is one of the easiest excursions I have ever organised thanks to Keri and Meagan.

Renee – SA

Was great to be able to work with the same people in organising the excursion (Lee) and on the excursion (Steve). Steve was amazing – couldn’t have asked for a better driver!!


Thank you very much. The camp was a great success! All the bookings ran smoothly. Thank you all again for your hard work in ensuring our camp was a great success.

Daniel – NSW

Both Meagan and Keri were fantastic at organising and planning the trip, particularly when numbers had to be adjusted. On the second day of the excursion, we had to change our plans due to poor weather and Keri arranged for an alternative activity which was great.

Kim - NT

The kids had an absolute ball as did the adults. Our bus driver Mike was extremely helpful and informative and a very nice man. I thank you for your organising and accommodating our requests and hope that we can repeat this wonderful experience again one day.

Jo – NSW

Kelvin & Scott (the driver’s) were amazing! They were friendly, genuinely nice to the kids and teachers, knowledgeable, reliable. The coaches were excellent quality.

Tony – NSW

The entire event ran very smoothly from day 1 planning when Macquarie Tours were contacted to the weeks following with the A1 service and attention to detail. This was the first time using Macquarie Tours and our first time flying so there were many nervous and sleepless night on my behalf. But they all went to plan with no issues of concern, which made it very enjoyable for the children and staff.

Krista – NSW

Very well organised and delivered.

Teacher from NSW

Always a pleasure to be looked after by Macquarie Ed. You are always supportive, lovely to work with and always ready to settle any dilemma. Thanks a MILLION!

Judy – NT

Michelle was amazing – no request was too hard or too close to the excursion. She reduced my stress levels immensely. Greg was an excellent driver/tour guide. Very knowledgeable.

Amanda – NSW

Fantastic, professional organisation by Macquarie Ed. Tours. Our coach driver was great fun and extremely competent.

Jackie – QLD

Jodie was very helpful throughout the planning of our excursion. She adjusted sectors of the trip when needed and thought ahead for possible complications. Thank you Jodie! Neil is a very approachable, generous and patient driver. He should be commended to his employer for his special talents and gifts. Thank you Neil!

Mellissa – QLD

Camp was well organised. Macquarie was great to deal with and very helpful. We will use again in 2016.

Alana – NSW

Absolutely amazing – the whole experience! From Lee in booking – who wasn’t fazed by any question or problem I threw at her – especially the constantly changing numbers. The organisation was wonderful and then our 3 wonderful bus drivers who made the entire trip ‘awesome’, ‘epic’, ‘funny’ & ‘cheeky’.

WA teacher

Overall a really great trip. The students really enjoyed themselves.

David – NSW

Macquarie Educational Tours made the camp organisation very easy. The ease of dealing with one company rather than several is fantastic for the organiser.

Kelly – NSW

Julie was very helpful and accommodation with the numerous changes we had to make to the excursion numbers. The drivers were very helpful and organised. The booked tours were great. All in all the kids had a great day.

Leanne – NSW

Very happy with the tour planning, support and implementation.

Carol – NSW

Amazing organisation – made my job very easy. Staff at Macquarie very flexible with changes and adjustments. Drivers very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful!

Mick – QLD

We had a wonderful time in Canberra. Tour went without any issues. Wall organised. Greg & Bruce were fantastic and the accommodation catered for us exceptionally. All round top effort.

QLD teacher

Great job by all concerned – Thanks. We will see you again in 2016.

Matthew – NSW

We could not have hoped for a better coach driver. Scott was outstanding. His manner with staff & students was excellent. He was approachable & flexible making the 3 day excursion a highly enjoyable & memorable experience.

WA teacher

Neil & Keri were fantastic. They were so helpful and I never felt afraid to ask questions.

SA teacher

We though Luke (driver) was fantastic. He related well with both the staff and students. He was willing to make minor changes due to weather conditions.

WA teacher

The assistance from staff at Macquarie and their helpful attitude makes our camp an enjoyable experience. The drivers’ have been invaluable to the success of our trip to Canberra.

WA teacher

The tour was great. Ken (driver) was wonderful and Michelle (planner) looked after me very well prior to the tour. Every little detail, she took care of.

Gary – NSW

We were late in arranging our tour and your team was very helpful and patient in arranging this for us.

Wayne – NSW

Jeff was great! A lovely person to liase with on the trip and always positive and helpful.

Malcolm – NSW

Very happy with all aspects of the excursion in relation to Jim & Paul.

NSW teacher

It was a really successful excursion and the kids learnt heaps – the venues are great.

Hannah – WA

Rod was an excellent driver. He was helpful and kind to the students and teachers.

Jenny – NSW

I can’t thank the team enough for their support and outstanding organisation for our school. I look forward to working with you in the future.

Michael – NSW

Thank you for a wonderful excursion! Our driver, Alan, was excellent. The most competent coach driver that I have seen, always obliging and very friendly. With the small amount of rain, he was the difference ensuring that the week a huge success.

Angela – WA

It is a pleasure working with you all at Macquarie. Allan (driver) was absolutely fantastic and the whole group fell in love with him. The whole trip went without a hitch and we are already planning for our next trip!!!

Sonya – QLD

Bus driver Allan was an absolute ‘God send’! Nothing was too much trouble, he was always helpful and supportive to staff and students.

Christina – NSW

The excursion was fantastic. I cannot praise Neil enough for his support and patience.

Megan – NSW

Thank you Julie for all of your assistance planning a great tour of Canberra and its venues.

David – NSW

Macquarie Educational Tours do an exceptional job of organising and managing school excursions. Our recent trip to Canberra and the snow went without a hitch. Both drivers Neil and John were courteous and extremely helpful regarding even the simplest of our needs. We could not recommend MET highly enough. Thanks team.

Karen – NSW

Thanks again Keri and the team at Macquarie Tours. We love having you organise our tour.

Natalie – NSW

Neil was a fantastic driver. His knowledge of Canberra and the way he shared this with the kids was fantastic. He was a great addition to our excursion.

Angela – WA

Allan was a fantastic driver. He related well to the children and had a great sense of humour. It was an awesome week. Thank you all for your support before, during and after the camp. It is much appreciated.

Sue – NSW

Allan and Julie were both fantastic. Allan interacted well with students and staff – a very friendly and cheerful individual. Julie’s assistance to organise the excursion was excellent. Nothing was ever too much of a bother – she was approachable, helpful, friendly and very efficient with her responses to requests.

Penny – NSW

Everyone involved in the organisation and running of our Canberra excursion were very helpful and professional.

Jodie – QLD

Brilliantly organised prior to our trip. Very comfy coach. Greg was very helpful and friendly.

Donagh – QLD

Lovely bus drivers.

Christine – NSW

We all had a wonderful time. Steve was fantastic!

Alison – NSW

Meagan and the Macquarie Tours staff were very helpful and accommodating to all requests. Thank you for your support.

Andrea – NSW

Jim & Gary (drivers) were wonderful. They were punctual, informative and tolerant. As usual, your staff have been really good. I have been using Macquarie for a decade and are always happy with the organisation.

Kim – NSW

Allan was fabulous – friendly and accommodating.

Andrew – NSW

Very thoroughly organised. Very pleased with excursion overall.

Ruth – QLD

A well organised tour. I would recommend “Macquarie” to any school.

Kyle – NSW

Both bus drivers were extremely friendly and helpful. They assisted in finding excellent eating destinations and offered their advice when needed. The itinerary was well planned and adjusted without fuss when obstacles arose. Well done!

Megan – NSW

Office were great! Very prompt communication. Staff were helpful with all requests. Bus driver was fantastic!!

Vicki – QLD

The tour was well organised.

Raelene – WA

Once again we have had a terrific educational excursion. Thanks to Macquarie Tours. All staff answered my never ending questions and were very helpful in planning an itinerary that ran so smoothly. We will be back again!! Jim (coach driver) was a delight and a never ending source of information. Thanks Jim!

Lisa – TAS

Rod was outstanding – so helpful & friendly. Our difficult students just loved him. Julie was outstanding too. We made changes yet she was always so friendly and helpful. Macquarie Tours are brilliant. It’s my second tour with them. They make the whole process so easy.

Ken – TAS

Very well organised tour. The planning made for a very enjoyable and educational tour.

Alanna – NSW

Both Rod and Julie made our excursion very easy. Most of the organisation is completed by Macquarie and is organised very well. A big thank you to Rod who added that bit extra to our experience. He was great.

Caroline – SA

Thanks for a well organised tour – everything ran smoothly and the students had a great time.

Karen – QLD

Special thanks to Macquarie Ed. Tours for meeting all our needs on the Canberra Trip to an excellent standard. Our itinerary was accurate and met all our requests. The drivers were very friendly and helpful and willing to meet our every need. This is such an important factor especially for staff attending the trip. The coaches were safe and well handled. Office staff are always polite and efficient. It is a pleasure to work with you all.