Australia 2019

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June 16th - June 28th, 2019

In 2019, embark on an adventure to one of Australia’s largest cities filled with delicious delicacies, wonderful wildlife, and vibrant views. Sign up today for the trip of a lifetime where you can spend time in the Australian education system and even meet koalas at the zoo! From the iconic Sydney Opera House to the breathtaking Great Barrier Reef, enjoy your journey “down under” while experiencing and learning in the classrooms of other professionals on the other side of the world.  


Trip Leaders:  

Kayla Delzer (topdogteaching) & Jen Jones (helloliteracy)

Limited to 20 participants

Deposit Due by March 31st, 2019

Price: $2250 Plus Airfare

Flexible Payment Plans Available.  SEE FAQ'S

What's included in the price?

All trips are very flexible. If you want to make some changes, or bring family, contact us and we will help you make the most of your visit!

  • 20+ hours Professional Development in the schools observing and working with teachers
  • Touring and visiting schools in Bowen (Great Barrier Reef)
  • 2 days touring Sydney (3 Event Pass)
  • RT Flight Sydney to Bowen
  • Home Stay with local teacher in Bowen (if you want to do a hotel stay in Bowen there is an additional cost of $800, per person)
  • Group Hotel Stay in Sydney
  • Background check
  • Bookbag Tours Conclusive Summit Dinner
  • Welcome reception with teachers in Bowen


Please note that itineraries and schools are subject to change because of school events, school leadership changes, etc.... 

We will keep you updated when there is a change.

June 16th - Arrive Sydney - Explore with Hop on Hop Off tours

June 17th - Sightseeing Day 1 with, or without the Group

  • With the Group - Sydney Opera House, Taronga Zoo, Harbor Ferry 

  • (you will receive 3 event Sight seeing pass.  You can choose to do what we arrange or do your own thing).

June 18th - SightSeeing Day 2 with or without the Group

  •  With the group - Whale Watch

  • (you will receive a 3 event Site Seeing pass.  You can choose to do what we arrange, or do your own thing).

June 19th - Optional Side Trips Extra Cost

June 20th - optional Side Trips Extra Cost

June 21st - Head to Bowen - Welcome Reception with Bowen Teachers

June 22nd - Free Day In bowen with planned side trips

June 23rd - Free Day in Bowen, Fun with your host

June 24th - In Schools - Day one PD

June 25th - In Schools - Day Two PD

June 26th - In Schools - Summit Dinner

June 27th - Head Home

Deposit $300 (Non- Refundable)

You can pay through the link below or send a check made out to Bookbag Tours to 205 Kensington Rd, Greenville, SC 29617, or VENMO (kenneth-george-4)