About Us

Today, Southern World is the best-recognised provider of wide-ranging inbound services across the three major South Pacific destinations.

Our dedication to service and quality is combined with destination knowledge second to none. Our staff are carefully selected for their product knowledge and industry experience, with on-going training programmes to ensure they keep pace with changing quality and new opportunities within the market. We are proud to have a focused and loyal team who take pride in using their wealth of knowledge to showcase the best of their country and ensure your clients have an unforgettable South Pacific experience.

Southern World's dedicated Customer Service Managers ensure superior levels of customer support and welfare whilst in destination. We spend the time to ensure our clients feel welcomed and have the facilities available to contact any of our offices 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days of the year should the need arise.

Southern World does not promote services direct to the consumer, our focus is support to travel industry partners through a full range of ground services and products, and 24 hours personalised service to ensure complete satisfaction for their travelling clients.

Southern World staff are carefully selected for their destination knowledge and experience. Commitment to on-going training programmes ensures they keep pace with changing product qualities and opportunities.

Southern World has no borrowings and remains privately owned with all company directors involved and working in the business on a daily basis.

We remain one of the very few commonly owned and branded Inbound Tour Operators that have full service operations in New Zealand, Australia and Fiji.

We are full members and active participants in our respective inbound associations and have representatives on the Australia & New Zealand national boards.

Southern World's Operating Services include:
  • Southern World Holidays;
    A wide range of innovative holiday itineraries from our existing product portfolio selection or custom-made to meet the specific requirements of each client or group.
  • Southern World Special Interest;
    Gardening, gourmet food, wine, natural history, astronomy, art - you name it and we'll find the local experts and provide creative itineraries and full ground handling support services to satisfy all interests.
  • Southern World Sports and Events;
    Touring itineraries and event co-ordination for the smallest to the largest groups.