Image courtesy of BridgeClimb Sydney
Say hello to Journey Earth
Journey Earth is owned by professionally qualified travel consultant and self confessed people person - Penny Webster. With a Qantas pilot dad and flight attendant mum, her thirst for travel and adventure started early.
Apart from regularly exploring and experiencing the diverse offerings of her homeland - Australia with family and friends, Penny has also explored 35 different countries so far on six continents (Antarctica remains a dream) with some favourites including Tanzania, Nepal, Canada and Mauritius.
In her 20's, Penny spent six months sailing Australian tall ship "Young Endeavour" from New York to Sydney, making port in Panama, the Galapagos Islands and many islands of the South Pacific including Tahiti, Tonga and New Caledonia to name just a few.
Born and raised on an outback sheep and cattle station near Goondiwindi in Queensland, Dick then spent 20 years in the world renowned harbour city of Sydney, leading American and Asian global commodity procurement teams.
This work involved extensive travel globally, which developed his understanding of cultural dynamics and international travel processes, as well as providing first hand exposure to trouble-shooting unforeseen circumstances when travelling. He believes the advantages associated with, and the importance of having local support in your country of destination is paramount.
Dick now lives in Toowoomba, Queensland with his wife and three children. He thrives on hand-crafting itineraries for his clients, which combine the iconic highlights of his magnificent country, with unique local experiences and personal recommendations.