Specialist Tour Operators
About Adventures 9819 4235/0413 807 456, PO Box 522 Ringwood 3134, is
committed to providing opportunities for fun and adventure day and weekend trips
and short holidays.
Assist Travel, freecall 1800 809 192/5284 1469, PO Box 83 Lara 3212, was
established in 1981 to make travel experiences available for everyone. It provides
accessible, supported sensible travel itineraries for holidays in Australia and
Overseas. A nurse travels on all trips and the minimum staff ratio is 1:3 without
additional cost. It also specifically designs itineraries to meet your needs
capabilities and expectations.
Australian Assisted Getaways 9438 1909, PO Box 269 Diamond Creek 3089,
takes trips to Tasmania and Victoria for the elderly and people with a disability.
Impact Leisure Service 9568 6144/fax 9658 6044/email impact@impact.
vic.edu.au, 59 Warrigul Rd, Oakleigh 3166, is a non profit community organisation
providing day programs, recreation, respite and leisure for people with disabilities.
Impactiss holiday program includes weekend, interstate and overseas trips with a
1:3 support ratio and 1:1 can be arranged.
Leisure Options 5222 3738/fax 5222 3373/freecall 1800 801 250/email
email@example.com, 1st Floor, 79 Moorabool St, Geelong 3200, is a
specialist travel agent which can organise trips for groups or individuals and
provide qualified staff, usually on a 1:3 ratio but higher if requested. Leisure
Options takes trips throughout Australia and Overseas for people with intellectual
and physical disabilities.
OzMates Travel 9434 5744/fax 9434 5725, 15 Frances Ave, Greensborough 3088,
is a specialist travel agent arranging and conducting escorted holidays and tours
for mild to moderate intellectually challenged adults. Tours consist of up to 14
passengers with two or three support staff but people with higher support needs
can be accommodated.
Rambler Tours Pty Ltd 433 1188/fax 9436 1800, PO Box 213 Greensborough
3088, provides tours throughout Australia in busses equipped to carry up to 10
wheelchairs (more if the occupant can transfer to a coach seat). Care can be
arranged upon request and for an additional cost.