Welcome to hopperound!

Allan Hopper


Allan was born in Ireland and started working for Aer Lingus at Dublin Airport in 1980.

With 8 years airline experience under his belt, Allan moved to Australia in 1989 and started working as a Travel Consultant at Travel Warehouse.  He then became the Store Manager at Exact Travel and Bon Voyage/Pronto Travel before creating his own businesses – as a Director of Celtic Travel Services and as a Mobile Travel Agent at travel.com.au and Travel Partners.

With over 40 years in the airline and travel industry, it was time to create a new venture and branding – hopperound commenced trading on 1st July 2018.

Anita Hopper 

Anita is our Accounts, Mid-Office & Back-Office Systems Manager.

Anita is based in Ireland and manages all our accounting, mid-office and back-office systems as well as providing training and support to our Travel Agents.

Who We Are
Established in 2018, hopperound is new in name only. Its founder, Allan Hopper has been working in the travel industry since 1980.
The hopperound team is passionate about travel, about taking care of people and about attention to detail.
We operate our business consistent with our values – Integrity, Performance, Reliability, Empathy, Teamwork & Service.
hopperound is a member of Express Travel Group, representing the largest group of fully independent travel agencies in Australia.
hopperound is proud to be AFTA and ATAS accredited.
The Future
Our business is financially healthy, and we have taken the necessary actions to successfully hibernate during the COVID-19 pandemic.
We are using this downtime to work with an amazing team of people to reinvent our business, including refreshing our website and adding new systems to make the booking processes easier for our customers. We are excited about the future of travel.
We are here now and we will be here to take care of you when everything bounces back.
We look forward to once again taking care of all your travel arrangements.


Our hopperound Travel Agents are independent agents, operating their own businesses under the hopperound brand.

We support, mentor, train and guide our agents to be successful and to have access to the best systems available in the industry.

Thank you for visiting our website!

Allan Hopper