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Exceptional company!

Every aspect of this adventure was professionally planned and executed. From initial inquiries to the final night in Port Moresby, I could not fault the...

Simone Walsh
Winnelle, Northern Territory
Deb's can-do attitude is the icing on the cake!

Getaway Trekking live up to their name! Completing Kokoda was the best thing I've ever done! Wayne's knowledge is amazing and Deb's can-do attitude is the...

Sue Owens
Mooroolbark, Australia
A holiday and much more...

I would have to say this was one of the most rewarding trips / holidays I have ever done. At the start I wasn’t sure whether to call it a holiday. I was...

Brent Kelly
Mooroobool, Australia
So pleased we chose Getaway!

The journey created memories and friendships that will last a lifetime. I am so pleased I chose Getaway Trekking, a great team of people, both from...

Vanessa Allen
Cairns, Australia
Kokoda - Trek of a lifetime, memories for life

I joined a small group to walk Kokoda from South to North in October 2015. Our 7 trekkers took 8 days to walk the Track but our itinerary had us in PNG 12...

EssenceOfGoodTaste
Cairns, Australia
Getaway Trekking with one of the KCYP Kids

I'm one of the Kokoda Youth Foundation Kids that recently finished the Kokoda track with Getaway Trekking and I had a phenomenal trip. It was one of the...

Celine W
Gold Coast, Australia
Kokoda - You Beauty!!!

I recently returned from trekking the Kokoda Track with a school group. Planning for this took some time given the intense scrutiny of the Department of...

HolidayWarrior
Sydney, Australia
An immensely rewarding experience that will be truly hard to top.

A 50 year old primary school teacher of 30 years,my interest and passion about Australia's military had taken me to Gallipoli,The Western front and Changi...

Dave S
Melbourne, Australia
Kokoda trek!

I was impressed from start to finish with Getaway Trekking! The tour leader Laurie along with his amazing local trek master Watson and team made the whole...

Jo Hurst
Sydney, Australia
Life Changing!

My husband and I trekked the Kokoda Track in April 2015 with Getaway Trekking and were thoroughly impressed. We were well looked after from initially...

Renee Stent
Cairns, Australia
Simply Incredible

I can not speak highly enough of this company, from the initial booking process right through to the completion of the trek I felt they had my best...

Kel Hardy
Earlville, Australia
My Kokoda 2015 with Getaway Trekking!

In the April of 2015 I embarked on the Kokoda track Anzac anniversary. Upon expressing interest in this chance of a lifetime trip, I chose to book with...

Ben M
Melbourne, Australia
The adventure gave me the adrenalin I needed at my age!

Dear Wayne, I am amazed at your prowess as not only as a trek leader, but as ambassador and doctor​ to boot. More will come. The adventure gave me the...

Joe C
Canberra, Australia
I recommend this journey to anyone who is up for a challenge...

After trekking Kokoda, Mt Wilhelm, the Bainings Mountains etc in Papua New Guinea, I was looking for something more. The Embessa Cultural Trek ticked all...

Kristen Tinkler
Murrumbeena, Australia
Greatest adventure of my life...

I chose to do the Kokoda Track with my father in honour of my grandfather who fought there. I had high expectations - VERY high. What we walked away with in...

Brienna H
Brisbane, Australia
The ultimate experience of my life

As a first time trekker I would like to thank Kevin and Wayne for the ultimate experience of my life, it is one I will never forget. Both Kevin and Wayne...

Kathy Serra
Melbourne, Australia
We look forward to returning!

From the minute we arrived at KTM airport, our guide Nimesh was there looking after our every need. He never failed us, always punctual and answered our...

Gary Pike
Banksia Park, Australia