Our CEO, Matt Lloyd, first started work on Schoolies week in 1994 and went from
growing sales in Victoria to managing the program from 1997 to 2005. With 15 years
of Schoolies management experience, there is not a more qualified person to deliver
a memorable holiday.
Matt has assembled a highly experienced and knowledgeable team to provide assistance
and advice about the various destinations there are on offer, such as Gold Coast,
Airlie Beach, Byron Bay, Sunshine Coast and Bali. Our team will provide you with
the service you deserve.
Whether it be yourself, your daughter, son, brother, sister, cousin, niece or nephew
about to embark on a Schoolies adventure, we are committed to providing a holiday
that you will never forget.
We aim to offer Schoolies better value for money and are proud to be Australian
Bookschoolies.com is a licensed travel agent in the state of Queensland Australia.
Our licence number is TAG 330 5211
We contribute to the Travel Compensation Fund which is in place to protect consumers
What is Schoolies week?
For over 20 years, year 12 students across Australia have celebrated the end of
year 12 by attending Schoolies week. Book Schoolies.com is here to ensure that you,
as a year 12 student, celebrate this momentous occasion with style!
Who is Book Schoolies.com?
Book Schoolies.com has many years of experience in organising Schoolies week events.
We understand how to organise a fun filled and memorable schoolies week, whilst
also ensuring that your safety remains our top priority.
Where do the Schoolies events take place?
Traditionally the Gold Coast in Queensland has been the most popular destination
for year 12 graduates. Book Schoolies.com offers a huge choice of the most popular
buildings in the Goldcoast, plus a great range of alternative destinations including
Byron, Sunshine Coast, Airlie Beach, Bali and more.
Why should I book my Schoolies week with Book Schoolies.com?
Book Schoolies.com specialises in organising and running holiday packages for Year
12 students. As a specialist we know what to do to make sure that you have an amazing
and memorable Schoolies week. We also know what is required to ensure that the event
is enjoyed in a safe environment. Security precautions will be in place throughout
the Schoolies event including security guards at all buildings. Photo ID building
entry cards will also be provided to all Schoolies guests.
What date is Schoolies week?
Schoolies weeks for 2011 are as follows:
Week 1 (Sat - Sat) Saturday 19 November 2011 to Saturday 26 November 2011
Week 1 (Sun - Sun) Sunday 20 November 2011 to Sunday 27 November 2011
Week 2 (Sat - Sat) Saturday 26 November 2011 to Saturday 3 December 2011
Week 2 (Sun - Sun) Sunday 27 November 2011 to Sunday 4 December 2011
Week 3 (Sat - Sat) Saturday 3 December 2011 to Saturday 10 December 2011
Week 3 (Sun - Sun) Sunday 4 December 2011 to Sunday 11 December 2011
Schoolies weeks for 2010 are as follows:
Week 1 Saturday 20 November 2010 to Saturday 27 November 2010
Week 2 (Sat -Sat) Saturday 27 November 2010 to Saturday 4 December 2010
Week 2(Sun-Sun) Sunday 28 November 2010 to Sunday 5 December 2010
Week 3 (Sat-Sat) Saturday 4 December to Saturday 11 December 2010
Week 3 (Sun-Sun) Sunday 5 December to Sunday 12 December 2010
How do I book?
You can book your schoolies week accommodation on the
www.Book Schoolies.com website or by phoning us on 07 5572 7627
How much deposit will I pay to book my Schoolies holiday?
You will be required to pay a $110 per person non refundable deposit at the time
you make your booking.
How do I pay the deposit?
This deposit must be paid on the www.Book Schoolies.com
website. Your deposit can be paid using Visa or Mastercard.
How do I make further payments?
You can make further payments on the www.Book
Schoolies.com website at anytime. The booking reference number and password
that you are issued with at the time of booking, will allow you and your room mates
to view your booking and make further payments. Payments can be made using Visa
or Mastercard. Each room mate will be able to make their own payments, however the
organizer will be responsible for ensuring that all payments are received within
60 days of check in.
What is the deadline for final payment?
Final payment must be received 60 days prior to the start of your chosen Schoolies
week. If payment is not received by this date, your booking will be cancelled and
your deposits will be retained.
What happens if I do not pay by the due date?
Your booking will be at risk of being cancelled.
How can I view my booking?
You can view your booking by logging into
www.Book Schoolies.com/login and entering your booking reference and password
into the log in screen.
Can I make changes to my booking after it has been made?
You will be able to make the following changes to your booking via
How many people can stay in my room?
Your room description will include information about the maximum number of people
that can share a room. This number must be strictly adhered to at all times due
to fire and safety regulations. Anyone found to have more than the maximum number
of people in their room will risk eviction and loss of payment.
How much is the security deposit and what is it for?
You will be required to pay a security bond of $200 per person. This bond will be
refundable approximately 10 days after check out, subject to the agreement from
the building owner.
What happens if I want to cancel my schoolies booking?
If you cancel your booking outside of 60 days you will lose your full deposit. If
you cancel your booking within 60 days of check in, full payment will be retained
by Book Schoolies.com. Cancellations must be advised by email to Book Schoolies.com.
What happens if one of my room mates wants to cancel their place in the booking?
If a member of your group wishes to cancel, they can do this through the wwwBook
Schoolies.com website by logging into the booking using the unique booking reference
and password. Please note, that the per person price for other members of the group
will increase if a person is cancelled off of a booking. Any cancellations will
be subject to loss of deposit or full payment, subject to the date the cancellation
is made. Alternatively, if you can find another person to replace the member of
the group that wishes to cancel, simply change the name on the booking. In this
instance the deposit will be transferred to the new person.
Can I change a name on my booking?
To change a name on your booking simply log into your booking and select the edit
Why has the per person balance owing increased?
The per person balance owing amount may have increased if a person has cancelled
off of your booking. If another person is found to replace this person the balance
owing will change again. The cost of the accommodation is based on per person, not
What happens if I cancel or a room mate wants to cancel after full payment has
If a person cancels within 60 days of check in then full payment will be forfeited.
Can I move my booking to a different date?
Subject to availability, you may be able to move your booking to a different date.
There is an administration charge of $60 per person to do this.
Can I move my booking to a different building?
Subject to availability, you may be able to move your booking to another building.
There is an administration charge of $60 per person to do this.
What are house rules?
House rules are the building's individual terms and conditions by which you agree
to abide during your stay. You must ensure that you and all members of your group
have read the house rules for your building. By confirming a booking, you are confirming
that you and all members of your group have read and agree to these rules.
What are my responsibilities as group organizer?
As group organizer it is your responsibility to ensure that all members of your
group have read and understood the house rules and terms and conditions. It is your
responsibility to inform other members of your group of any information relating
to your booking such as cancellations, name changes and amendments. All correspondence
from Book Schoolies.com will be addressed to you. You will also be responsible for
ensuring that full payment is made by each member at least 60 days before check
Do I need to take out Travel Insurance?
Book Schoolies.com recommends that you take out travel insurance. Travel insurance
will cover you for unexpected events that may lead to you cancelling your booking,
travelling to and from the event and your personal belongings during the event.
For more information regarding travel insurance click here.
When will I receive my travel documents?
Your travel documents will be sent to you 21 days before check in. Documents will
not be sent out until full payment has been received.