We are a locally owned and operated travel agency in Tamworth, NSW. For all your travel needs please make an appointment, call or e-mail Chris or Gemma. We will take all the fuss out of planning your next business or leisure trip and strive to deliver the best quality, service and price every time.
We are proud to part of the Tamworth community and are sponsors of Pirates Rugby Club, Toyota Starmaker, The Australian Country Dance Festival and Hats Off to Country, to name just a few. With extensive travel experience, fantastic buying power and a team that always put their clients first, let us be your partner in travel and experience excellence every time you book.
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Chris Watson, Owner
Chris has been involved in the travel industry for over 12 years, specialising in escorted groups and special event holidays. In 2012 Chris won Tamworth Young Business Person of the Year. Other achievements include: APT Top Achiever 2012, Tamworth Young Citizen of The Year and Australian Line Dancer of the Year.
Chris loves planning your next dream vacation, making sure you get the best deal and experience of a lifetime. Some of Chris's favourite destinations include the USA, cruising, and the South Pacific. Chris has travelled extensively through the USA and Europe, as well as the South Pacific, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Japan, Hong Kong, Canada and enjoyed over 15 cruises.
Gemma Watson, Owner
Gemma has extensive travel knowledge, travelling all over the USA, Europe, Fiji, New Zealand and cruising from Australia with P&O Cruises and Carnival Cruise Lines. Gemma has recently returned from a river cruise in Europe and escorting a tour in the USA. She has a wealth of travel experience and knowledge.
Gemma is a trained administration manager and is passionate about helping people book their dream holidays and has exceptional customer service skills. Her attention to detail will make sure that you have a wonderful experience.
Candice joined the team in April 2018 and comes to Chris Watson Travel with nine years of experience in the travel industry. She has a passion for planning itineraries and providing great customer experiences.
Candice is currently Australia’s top salesperson for TripADeal. She has a wealth of knowledge on all things travel, and she has travelled extensively throughout outback Australia, Vietnam, South West UK, Hawaii, Cape York, China, Taiwan, New Zealand and many more great destinations. Candice also assists with escorting some of our exclusive tours.
Nyrie comes with a background of administration, personal development and life and wellness coaching. She joined the team as Receptionist/Personal Assistant but has since trained in sales for escorted groups and TripADeal products.
Nyrie has a passion for great customer service and travel. She has travelled to Europe, Cocos Keeling Islands, Japan, New Zealand, Bali, Thailand, China, west coast of USA and Canada, and she is looking forward to making more memories and traveling with CWT very soon!