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Interlude Tours is an Australian independently owned and operated travel business.

• Itinerary Design & Travel Bookings
• Hosted Small Group Travel
• Healthy Lifestyle & Wellness Getaways
• Celebration Holidays


Taking you around the globe with personalised service, quality inclusions, flexibility, value and security

Who we are

First established in 1982, Interlude Tours is an Australian independently owned and operated travel business. We’re passionate about travel and take the time to get to know you and understand your travel needs. We’re excited about exploring the world and finding places for you to experience. Our “no rush approach” appeals to travellers who want leisurely travel, longer stays, personalised service, quality inclusions, flexibility, value and security.

Whether it’s help with creating and booking your itinerary, participating in one of our hosted small group adventures – including healthy lifestyle and wellness getaways – or arranging that celebration holiday, Interlude Tours can assist you. With their combined energy, experience and knowledge, Christine and Cathy look forward to getting know you and understanding your travel needs to help create your travel experience.

Our partnered Travel agent is Venture Far – Licence #TTA68

Cathy Thorpe loves to travel and is frequently sought out by friends and colleagues for her advice and tips. Having travelled extensively, both independently and with established tour companies, Cathy is also involved in the design and organisation of special occasion events overseas. Having worked in a variety of industries, she is passionate about customers and their individual needs. In July this year she’s heading to Provence and on to the Southern Tyrol – we’ll keep you updated on her travels to these areas.

Christine Ritchie has worked in the Health and Fitness Industry for 25 years, successfully starting and operating businesses which focus on understanding people and personalising programs to suit their needs. A passion for exercise, a healthy lifestyle and taking time out to explore the world are integral to Christine’s focus on total health and wellbeing. Her next trip is to Vietnam and Cambodia; so stay tuned for details of her adventures.

What we offer


  • We’ll work with you to understand where you want to go, what you want to experience and how you want to travel.
  • We’ll develop your personalised itinerary and book your holiday.


  • Worry-free travel with the security , sanctuary and companionship of a small group
  • Tours hosted by responsible, experienced and friendly team members
  • A range of destinations to India, Europe, Asia for example Rajasthan
  • Quality boutique hotel accommodation to capture the local ambience wherever possible – we take time to research and select hotels which are typical of the region.
  • Unscheduled time for your own exploration and relaxation.
  • Our personal approach sees each small group tour begin with a pre-tour get-together to meet other travellers and review the tour arrangements


  • Whether it’s a weekend or longer we can help you find the right place to relax and unwind.
  • We  offer small group wellness breaks both in Australia and overseas.


  • We can help you to design and organise special occasion events overseas.