About Antipodal

With 30 years of experience in the luxury travel industry, Libby Cooke started Antipodal in June 2012 to showcase the unique experiences available in Australia. Antipodal highlights these alluring destinations and personalized experiences to the top travel buyers in North America.  


Libby’s career has taken her all over the globe to the most revealing and authentic destinations. Her passion for truly unique experiences was born from her 7 years with Lindblad Expeditions. Her background ranges from small boutique hotels to Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, international Expedition cruising, South African safaris and TCS Private Jet trips around the world. Collectively these experiences provide Libby with an appreciation of the truly magnificent and the unique opportunities available for today’s luxury clientele.

                                                          
Adventure cruising aboard the True North in the Kimberley, Western Australia
Breathtaking vistas of the nearby vineyards, overlooking the gentle Barossa Valley

                                                            

The Antipodal Advantage­­­­­: Experience, Passion, Relationships

 

The key strategy of Antipodal is to provide in-depth destination training and product development to identify Australia as a top luxury experiential destination. Libby’s longstanding relationships with the top travel professionals, wholesalers and tour operators allow her to get in front of the key travel buyers and increase the exposure of your property. Antipodal is based in the New York City metro area and this means that there is increased accessibility to the top travel accounts in the United States. Antipodal understands the necessity of strategic marketing and strengthening partnerships with key wholesalers and airline partners. Antipodal maximizes the relationship with the luxury consortium of AMEX, Virtuoso, Signature Travel Leaders and Traveller Made, therefore allowing further exposure of your Australian experience.

 



The tented camp of Longitude 131 overlooking the majestic Uluru
The dramatic Southern Ocean Lodge showcases Kangaroo Island and the beauty of South Australia 
Spicers Peak Lodge is surrounded by 9000 acres of Queensland's pristine high country