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Amazing!

My experience completing the Kokoda trek with Getaway trekking was honestly amazing! The trek leader and PNG boys who assisted with the trek were all so...

Tamika Engert
Townsville, QLD
Well organised!

Greg, our leader was just great! Highly organised, as we'd come to expect from being our Car Club President for some 8 years.  Provided excellent insight...

Bob Lomas
Yackandandah, VIC
Kokoda NEEDS to be experienced

Hiking the Kokoda trail is one of those things that needs to be experienced, to be understood. An adventure; one that only those who have experienced it,...

Cordelia Stoddart
South Toowoomba, QLD
I HIGHLY Recommend Getaway Trekking

The experience is difficult to describe - it was overwhelming and profound. There is no one thing you can pull out to say "THAT" is what made it great - it...

Catherine Renshaw
Hunters Hill, NSW
I HIGHLY Recommend Getaway Trekking

I completed the Kokoda Track last September (2018). Up until now I hadn't been able to leave feedback, as I really couldn't put into words how I felt about...

Catherine Morris
Clifton Beach, QLD
Life Long Dream Fullfilled

Thank you to Getaway trekking for providing the opportunity to fulfill a life long dream of climbing Mt Kilimanjaro. The whole trip was brilliantly...

Sheree Kemp
Rose Bay, TAS
Unforgettable

The trek with Getaway was one of the greatest experiences I have had. From the confidence of our local trek leaders to the professionalism and good natured...

Dave Warner
Wooloowin, QLD
Unforgettable

The trek was amazing, the local boys made the experience truly unforgettable. Wayne our getaway trek leader was so knowledgeable...

Jamie Peipman
Dutton Park, QLD
Amazing

The history, stories and relationships we made with the carriers made this trek amazing. Tips and advice throughout the trek made any hurdle a minimal...

Peter Townsend
Mundubbera, Qld
Run like clockwork

I can't say a bad word about my Kokoda Trek everything from start to finish was run like clockwork. Wayne Fitcher was an absolute champion as a Tour Leader...

Thomas Wilson
Karalee, QLD
Exceeded my Expectations!

This trek 100% exceeded my expectations, which in a large part was due to Getaway. The staff and the boys went out of their way to ensure we had the best...

Emily Chiumento
Kingston, ACT
Mind Blowing Experience!

I can't talk highly enough of the mind blowing experience that Getaway provides with its Kokoda trek - great preparation, advice, support, experienced...

Julie Campbell
Murray Bridge, South Australia
Overall was excellent experience!

Jules is awesome. As were all the Buna boys. John my porter saved my life several times per day I am certain. Overall amazing trip.

Matt Tait
Blackburn, Victoria
A tremendous journey!

The Kapa Kapa Trek was a tremendous journey and my 6th trekking trip to PNG. Passing through villages that rarely see white people was a highlight. The...

Bob Huston
Gidgegannup, WA
Wonderfully organised!

I've just returned home from doing the Kokoda trek, 23/09/16 to 03/10/16. I'd just like to say how wonderfully organised the trek was. I can say that I...

Jamie MacNab
Echuca, Victoria
Kapa Kapa 2016 - Conquered

The Getaway organised trek along the Kapa Kapa Trail follows the route taken across the island of New Guinea by the American 126th Regiment whilst en route...

Kevin Wainwright
Eden HIlls, South Australia
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