Millennial focused travel startup banks $10 million Series B

- October 7, 2022 2 MIN READ

Brisbane-based youth travel experience startup Travello has raised $10 million in a Series B. The round was led by Queensland Investment Corporation (QIC) with further investment coming from Paspalis Innovation Investment Fund. The cash injection will be used to consolidate its position as a leading tour and travel experiences brand for millennials and prepare for… Read more »

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Travel and GPS startup AirBolt locks in $2 million seed round

- September 10, 2021 2 MIN READ

Connected devices tracking startup AirBolt has raised $2 million in a seed round. The raise was led by 72Capital and Moat Investments, with the funds deployed to expand AirBolt’s range of connected devices and global partnerships. Airbolt’s products include a smart travel lock, the world’s first Bluetooth-enabled smart travel-sized lock and a next-generation GPS, LTE-M,… Read more »


MONEY BAGS: Luggage startup July raises $10.5 million

- October 15, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

July co-founders Athan Didaskalou and Richard Li, with Strandbags MD Felicity McGahan (centre). Melbourne luggage brand July, already set to book more than $5 million revenue in its first year, has raised A$10.5 million in a Series A, led by veteran accessories retailer Strandbags and a private investor. Strandbags is owned by Michael Lewis, chairman… Read more »

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This travel website wants to make it easier to add leisure time to your next business trip

- May 23, 2019 2 MIN READ

TRAVLR co-founders Lani and Simon te Hennepe.   Travel website TRAVLR has signed a strategic alliance with ASX-listed 8common Ltd targeting the ‘bleisure’ market The deal gives gives TRAVLR access to corporate clients such as Woolworths and Amcor and more than 100 government departments.  Travel website TRAVLR, which lets people plan and book trips in the… Read more »