Discover the story behind Lilydale Travel Centre and our passion for creating unforgettable travel experiences.
Who we are
Lilydale Travel Centre is a travel agency dedicated to providing exceptional service and creating unforgettable travel experiences. We have been operating since 1977, and our current team boasts over 40 years of experience in the travel industry.
At Lilydale Travel Centre, we understand that planning a trip can be a daunting task. That’s why we take care of the process for you, whether you’re planning a trip within Australia or overseas. Our team is passionate about travelling and aims to make your travel as smooth as possible. We specialize in personalized travel planning, booking assistance, and expert advice on everything from travel insurance to visas and other important requirements.
Our founder Ian Garbett, a travel industry expert with over 25 years of experience, has been leading our team since 2007, providing exceptional service and creating unforgettable travel experiences for our customers. Ian has traveled through almost every continent in the world and specializes in organizing weddings and honeymoons in Australia and overseas.
As a member of the Australian Travel Agents Cooperative, Lilydale Travel Centre is ATAS ACCREDITED. We continually engage in technology advances, education, and the development of worldwide resources to enhance the quality of services that we deliver.
Our goal is to provide you with the absolute best experience every time you call or come into our office. We believe that our one-on-one customer service is the best method for ensuring that your holiday is an awesome lifetime memory. Let us impress you by exceeding your expectations. It’s no accident that we’re still thriving after four decades in business.
Your travel is our business, our only business. So give us a try and see why people come to us for one trip and find a travel agent for life!
Ian Garbett is a travel industry expert with over 25 years of experience. He has managed a number of retail travel agents before purchasing Lilydale Travel Centre in 2007. Since taking over the business, Ian has been committed to providing exceptional service and creating unforgettable travel experiences for his customers.
Ian’s passion for travel has taken him to almost every continent in the world, giving him a deep understanding of the travel industry and the needs of his clients. He specializes in organizing weddings and honeymoons in Australia and overseas, and he takes pride in his ability to create personalized itineraries that match his clients’ interests, preferences, and budgets.
Ian is committed to staying up-to-date with the latest technology and travel trends. He continually engages in education and the development of worldwide resources to enhance the quality of services that Lilydale Travel Centre delivers. As a result, he has built a loyal customer base and an excellent reputation in the industry.
Ian is dedicated to exceeding customer expectations and ensuring that every trip booked through Lilydale Travel Centre is an unforgettable experience. His passion for travel and his commitment to providing exceptional service have helped him build a successful business that has been thriving for over four decades.