Golden Eagle appoints Australian BDM

Megan Bardsley finds her way back onboard the luxury rail operator

Imperial Suite, Golden Eagle

Luxury private rail operator, Golden Eagle has appointed a sales specialist for Australia and New Zealand to help expand the brand’s reach and support trade partners.

For over 30 years, the UK-based group has become known as a leading provider of exclusive rail journeys to some of the world’s most memorable destinations. Founded by one of the industry’s leading experts on rail travel, Tim Littler, this new appointment sees Megan Bardsley in Queensland as the key liaison providing a direct connection to the luxury brand’s itineraries.

Bardsley has a long history with Golden Eagle having worked with them in the early 2000s as their Marketing Director, helping expand the company’s presence as a leader in the luxury rail travel market.

Megan Bardsley, Golden Eagle

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“We know Australians are ready to explore new destinations, in stylish comfort with exceptional inclusions,” Bardsley said. “My role will be to make the reservations process even easier and help support agents here”.

To return to the world of luxury trains and work alongside the UK team is very exciting, added Bardsley. “This type of experiential travel is so special and I love being able to share what our trains offer.

“We are seeing incredible demand for these extraordinary bucket-list journeys now more than ever.

“What Golden Eagle trains bring to travellers is high-value luxury travel with unique moments exploring some of the world’s most exquisite places aboard a moving luxury hotel on wheels”.

Bardsley’s extensive understanding and experience with luxury rail travel makes her an ideal choice for this key role. Journeys with Golden Eagle for 2024 begin in April with an extensive array of fully inclusive itineraries across Europe, Central Asia and India. Further expansion is underway with new destinations and packages planned for 2025 and 2026.

Golden Eagle packages are fully inclusive with private ensuite rail accommodation, all exquisite meals and a generous drinks allowance, personal cabin attendant service, fully guided off-train excursions, all gratuities and porterage plus a UK based doctor on board.


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