First Choice Charters have many years of experience looking after the touring interests and enjoyment of hundreds of thousands of retirees over the years through our ownership of Clipper Tours, Hawkesford’s Coaches, Concord and Australian National Tours.

We also now have a great fleet of small and large modern touring coaches to cater for every size group. We understand that budgets are tight these days and we work with you, the Tour Director or Secretary to offer a wide range of Day Tour Suggestions, Short Break Holidays and Extended tours throughout Australia. We are competitive, friendly and efficient, with over 40 years experience in the Seniors market. Use our Tour Planning Service to offer creative and interesting tours or charter our fleet to operate your own tour itineraries.

We specialise in Group Travel for

  • Probus Clubs
  • Bowling Clubs
  • Legacy
  • Senior Citizen Clubs
  • Retirement Villages
  • Travel Clubs


We have Over 100+ Day Tours from Sydney on offer, to a host of fascinating destinations and over 50 Short Break and Extended Holiday Tours. All tailor made for you.

So get your group together and insist on travelling with First Choice Charters – the new name for Hawkesford’s, leaders in Seniors Travel for over 40 years.