Reflections on Gallipoli

By Rod Margetts – Battlefield Tour Guide. Another April has come and gone and, along with it, another visit to Gallipoli. This year I completed my 13th battlefield tour of the iconic site; something that never gets old. People ask […]

The Fallen Soldier at Bullecourt 

By Don Bethune We hear lots of fantastic stories from our tour participants at Boronia Travel, and this month we really wanted to share this wonderful story by one of our recent tour participants, Don Bethune. Don travelled with us […]

Turkey is Balloon-Filled Sunrises

By John Waller from Boronia Travel As quite a few people have asked me about the holiday my wife Sue and I had in Turkey after attending the Anzac Day Commemorative Services in Gallipoli this year, I really wanted to […]

Western Front Anzac Day Tour 2018

Review by Peter Symons from Boronia Travel Peter Symons from Boronia Travel has recently returned from another successful Anzac Day tour on the Western Front, which was led by the wonderful and knowledgeable battlefield guides Graeme Beveridge and Nick Fletcher. […]

Battle of Polygon Wood Centenary Commemorations

Interview with Aaron Pegram For those of you who travelled with us to commemorate the 3rd Battle of Ypres Centenary, we would like to welcome you home and thank you so much for making it such a wonderful trip. Whilst […]

Battle of Beersheba Centenary Tour Update

John and Rod’s Awfully Big Adventure John Waller and Rod Margetts have just returned from Israel where they finalised the hotels and made some minor changes to enhance the experience for those who will join us in October for the […]

Anzac Day on the Western Front 2017

Tour Highlights by Michelle Waller Michelle Waller from Boronia Travel has recently returned from another successful Anzac Day tour on the Western Front, which was led by the wonderful and knowledgeable battlefield guide, Mr Graeme Beveridge. We asked Michelle about […]

The Australian 8th Division Commemorative Tour

By Boronia’s expert battlefield guide, Rod Margetts Last month I again had the pleasure of guiding another new Boronia battlefield tour in South-East Asia. This time it was a study of the Australian 8th Division experience in the Malayan campaign […]

Boronia’s 50th Anniversary Long Tan Tour Review

Written by expert military history and battlefield guide, Rod Margetts In August I had the pleasure of guiding the first Boronia battlefield tour of Vietnam. I planned the tour to coincide with the 50th Anniversary of the battle of Long Tan, […]

New Premium Economy Class Review for Singapore Airlines

By Benjamin Hayes, Boronia Travel In July I was lucky enough to travel to Europe to co-ordinate the 3 groups we had on the ground for the Centenaries of The Battles of Fromelles and Pozieres. As normal I was booked […]