MIKALYA & HER BEARS

Mikayla & Her Bears In December 2017, Mikayla gifted her first 5 bears to the Swinge Family. The bears are handmade, which when squeezed give this special message: You are […]

SPRING FAMILY CARNIVAL

Thank you! Huge thanks to everyone who joined us for our inaugural Spring Family Carnival which was held on Sunday 20 October 2019 at Pirate Park in Keysborough. We would […]

2019 RACV TOURISM AWARDS

Excellence in Accessible Tourism This year, MGF submitted an application in the 2019 RACV Tourism Awards, under the category Excellence in Accessible Tourism. The Victorian Tourism Awards represent an industry […]

VICTORIA TOURISM INDUSTRY COUNCIL FEATURE

Pioneering Social Tourism in Australia VTIC Tourism Excellence Magazine, Volume 8 – No. 2 Summer 2018-19 The Magical Getaway Foundation, based in Melbourne, is the only national charity dedicated to pioneering […]

INAUGURAL SOCIAL TOURISM FORUM IN AUSTRALIA

CONGRATS ON AN IMPRESSIVE EVENT! We are in awe of the support we received on Friday 19 October at the inaugural Social Tourism Forum in Australia. Huge thanks to everyone […]

SURF COAST TIMES ARTICLE

Business helps family have a magical Lorne holiday BY JAMES TAYLOR  The Magical Getaway Foundation helped co-ordinate the holiday in Lorne for the family of five.  FIVE Lorne businesses generously […]

NEW BEGINNINGS

NEW BEGINNINGS Last week we were accepted as a new member of the International Social Tourism Organisation (ISTO).  The Magical Getaway Foundation is the inaugural member in Australia. The ISTO, […]

GIVING WITH NO EXPECTATION

GIVING WITH NO EXPECTATION   March Newsletter This newsletter is dedicated to 5 extraordinary people who have given to the Foundation, with no expectation of any acknowledgement. We make a […]

BRINGING JOY TO OTHERS

Bringing Joy to Others In December 2017, the Swinge family were gifted their first ever holiday to Lorne for 6 days. Along with all the other surprises, each of the […]

PIONEERING SOCIAL TOURISM IN AUSTRALIA

PIONEERING SOCIAL TOURISM IN AUSTRALIA What is Social Tourism? Have you ever heard of it before? There are many people in Australia who have never heard of social tourism, and many […]