The Women’s Holidays team are passionate about women only travel. We love creating, guiding and leading women’s tours, adventures, vacations, and holidays, and meeting women from all over the world.
Bushwise Women New Zealand Ltd is the owner of Women’s Holidays. Bushwise Women New Zealand Ltd has 25 years of experience in the women only travel sector. We are reliable, long-termers. Our reputation has been built over time, crafted from customer feedback and intimate knowledge of our holiday destinations. Our affordable tours offer a variety of interesting, fun and stimulating trips designed for both “soft” adventure and relaxation, always ensuring and prioritising your comfort and safety. We’re known as being welcoming, friendly, down to earth, and always fun!
Yvonne Jenkins is the Director of Bushwise Women New Zealand Ltd – the company that owns Women’s Holidays. Yvonne has been developing, leading and guiding women’s tours for over 14 years. Previous employment as an archaeologist saw Yvonne working mainly in the Mediterranean region. Combine Yvonne’s skills and background with a passion for travel, and you have a great tour organiser, leader and travel companion with Women’s Holidays.
Leonie Dickinson works with Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the education sector. Her background is in film and TV, where she traveled the world crewing on documentaries. Leonie also holds a BA in Recreation, and previously worked on adventure camps. Leonie has kayaked in the Philippines, walked the Camino, and backpacked through China. She brings a variety of organisational and creative skills to the Women’s Holidays team.
Kim Burgess has a background in the Health and Finance sectors and is an avid traveller. She’s passionate about women’s tours and is happiest when planning Women’s Holidays next adventure! Kim holds formal qualifications in Travel and IT. She is dedicated to creating a community of women travellers – connecting in a real way, travelling safely, and sharing adventures.