Get your tickets from the specialists

Pay £500pp now, pay the balance by 31st August 2017

The countdown to the 2017-18 Ashes Series has begun. Don't miss what promises to be electrifying, nail-biting cricket as England throw everything at the Aussies.

As CATO licensed travel operator and experienced cricket specialists, we offer the perfect combination of flexibility, value and premium service. All our ticket packages include the services of our on-site tour manager, the best hotels, and complimentary Souvenir Ashes Programme and commemorative polo shirts.

Mrs & Mrs M Pattison"I wanted to write to thank you. We had a most wonderful time. We were so impressed that you were able to organise such a bespoke tour for us... a big thank you and well done to all involved. We will certainly look to you again for a future trip."
Mr & Mrs M Pattison, February 2017
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Ticket and hotel only deals

Ticket and hotel only deals

From £995pp (£500 deposit)
  • Flexible ticket packages ideal for first time travellers, couples and experienced Ashes afficionados.
  • Premium service at an affordable price, with the best value tickets and hand-selected hotels.
  • 6 nights high quality accommodation in any of the 5 match locations commencing the night before the game (or an optional 9 night package in Sydney)
  • Choice of ticket category so you get the perfect spot
  • Services of our Cricket Tour Manager during the match stay
  • Commemorative polo shirt (one per person, posted to you in the UK before departure)
  • The full cost – there are no extra credit or debit card fees
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Inclusive trips

Inclusive trips

From £2,595pp (£1,500 deposit)
  • Take all the hassle away. Perfect for holidaymakers looking for the trip of a lifetime.
  • Return international flights (economy class), Gold match tickets, commemorative polo shirts and services of our Tour Manager all included.
  • Many packages include welcome drinks, match dinners and special New Year's events - select a package to see more details.
  • The full cost – there are no extra credit or debit card fees
  • Want to upgrade your flights or change your dates? Call us on 0203 824 8444 or email us if you have any queries.
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Fully tailored excursions

Fully tailored excursions

  • Put your ultimate Ashes package together. The sky's the limit.
  • Our travel consultants arrange every detail for your pleasure.
  • Fit the cricket around your plans, or go all-out with The Big Five Ashes tour.
Call us on 0203 824 8444.


Whatever you're after, speak to the cricket lovers.

Whether you're a first time Ashes traveller, an experienced pro or not sure what tickets you need, our experienced tour consultants know and love the game and can give you the best advice. We know the best seats at the best venues, the right hotels - and even sometimes where to meet some famous faces!

Our bookings team are available in office hours to help with any enquiry, just call us on 0203 824 8444 or leave us an email enquiry and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.

"All back safe and sound. All the arrangements worked out perfectly. Albeit short, this was probably the best trip I have ever done. Thanks for organising everything."
Alistair, January 2017

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Online single-centre ticket packages

Bolt these ticket packages together to assemble your perfect 2017-18 Ashes Series itinerary.

How to book

  • Select the ticket packages you'd like to book. You can book more than one at a time.
  • Choose your hotels and give us name(s), dates of birth and passport numbers. We'll do the rest.
  • Tickets and t-shirts are sent out prior to departure and we'll see you in Australia!
  • Groups of more than six - please book by phone on 0203 824 8444
"...a perfect holiday and expertly arranged by you."
Cyril, 2016

Send us an enquiry

As a specialist agency we can offer comprehensive advice and suggestions. Leave us your enquiry and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

Brisbane

November 23rd – 27th, 2017

Brisbane

The 2017-18 Ashes Series is guaranteed to get off to a cracking start at Brisbane Cricket Ground, ‘the Gabba’. With a cricket record dating back to the 1890s, it’s played host to some of the finest international cricket on offer – and some of the toughest matches for England. Savour all the excitement of a new international cricket tour by starting your holiday at Brisbane

Read our guide to visiting Brisbane

For high-quality, affordable accommodation we’re offering attractive rooms at Sheraton Four Points (now sold out), but for a superior experience don’t miss the opportunity to stay at the five-star Stamford Plaza.

More info & hotels
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Ticket & hotel deal
Nov 22-28, 2017
from £975pp

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Inclusive trip
Nov 20-29, 2017
from £2,595pp

Our best seller

Adelaide

December 2nd - 6th, 2017

Adelaide

Enjoy international cricket at one of the most beautiful cricket grounds in the world, the Adelaide Oval. With an intimate seating capacity of 55,000 and a recent $500m investment programme of upgrades, now complete, the Oval is the perfect place to relax and soak in the cricket, the views, and a drink or two.

Read our guide to visiting Adelaide

The Mantra Hindmarsh (now sold out) offers well located, high quality apartment-style accommodation; or why not upgrade to the fabulous Hilton Adelaide to make the most of your stay?

BRONZE AND SILVER TICKETS NOW SOLD OUT - GOLD AND PLATINUM STILL AVAILABLE

More info & hotels
Info & book
Ticket & hotel deal
Dec 1-7, 2017
from £1,375pp

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Inclusive trip
Nov 29-Dec 8, 2017
from £2,850pp

Perth

December 14th – 18th, 2017

Perth

Don’t miss the last chance to watch England play at the historic WACA ground before international matches in Perth move elsewhere. The venue for some of the fastest, most nail-biting international cricket in recent memory, this year’s match promises to be as thrilling as ever.*

* The venue for this Test could be changed to the new Perth stadium. Please check back here for updates.

NEW Our very special Perth and Hobart package offers a once in a lifetime trip to Tasmania after the match.

Read our guide to visiting Perth

The Travelodge Perth (now sold out) offers plenty of bang for your buck, but if you’re after something special, the five-star Hyatt Regency Perth has everything you could hope for with luxury facilities overlooking the fabulous Swan River.

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Ticket & hotel deal
Dec 13-19, 2017
from £875pp

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Inclusive trip
Dec 12-21, 2017
from £2,795pp

Melbourne

December 26th - 30th, 2018

Melbourne

Australia’s largest stadium, just called ‘The G’ by most, plays host to what promises to be some unmissable cricket. Watch the cricket among 100,000 spectators at this unmissable venue and enjoy all the arts and culture Melbourne has to offer.

Read our guide to visiting Melbourne

For convenient, well-appointed rooms choose the Rydges Melbourne, or the Crown Plaza offers superior accommodation, excellent facilities and an elite feel.

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Ticket & hotel deal
Dec 25-31, 2017
from £995pp

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Inclusive trip
Dec 22, 2017 - Jan 2, 2018
from £3,495pp

9 night package available

Sydney

January 4th - 8th, 2018

Sydney

The climax of the 2017-18 Ashes Series, our Sydney packages offer a spectacular location, premier hotels, and a carnival atmosphere to rival all international sport. To make the most of this unique location and for an unforgettable New Year’s experience, we offer extended nine-night packages in addition to our standard six-night excursion.

Read our guide to visiting Sydney

Those on our six night packages can stay at the well-known and fabulously located Ibis World Square or at the award-winning 5-star Amora Jamison.

If you’re staying for nine nights we have a range of options to suit every budget and taste. The Rydges Central offers affordable location with no compromise on quality. With its elegant waterside location, the Hyatt Regency offers a superior retreat. If you want the deluxe Sydney experience, the spectacular Westin Sydney simply cannot be beaten.

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6 night package

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Ticket & hotel deal
Jan 3-9, 2018
from £1,195pp

9 night package

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Ticket & hotel deal
Dec 31, 2017 - Jan 9, 2018
from £1,750pp

10 nights inclusive trip

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Inclusive trip
Dec 29, 2017 - Jan 10, 2018
from £3,995pp

Multi-centre inclusive trips

Our recommended itineraries for those looking for the holiday of a lifetime in Australia.

Our multi centre packages offer something few other cricket specialists can match. Catch the best of up to three weeks of world-class international cricket at our incredible venues, with all your transfer and hotel bookings arranged for your convenience and comfort. With the extra time a multi centre package gives, you’ll have a chance to explore some of the best cities in the world, take in everything Australia has to offer – and get ready for the match.

Please note that prices below are currently subject to confirmation on the day your flights come into our airlines’ systems. If they are more than £100 extra, we will advise you with an alternative airline. Prices are based on economy flights departing from London. Regional departures will be available in the coming weeks.

1st & 2nd testsBrisbane and Adelaide

November 20th – December 8th, 2017

Brisbane Adelaide
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Inclusive trip
from £4,595pp

4th & 5th TestsMelbourne and Sydney

December 22nd, 2017 – January 10th, 2018

Melbourne Sydney
Info & book
Inclusive trip
from £5,895pp

1st, 2nd & 3rd TestsBrisbane, Adelaide & Perth

November 20th – December 8th, 2017

Brisbane Adelaide Perth
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Call us on 0203 824 8444 to book


3rd, 4th & 5th TestsPerth, Melbourne & Sydney

December 22nd, 2017 – January 10th, 2018

Perth Melbourne Sydney
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Call us on 0203 824 8444 to book