Coronavirus Update

The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation continues to evolve quickly and National Geographic Expeditions and its partners are closely monitoring global developments and following the advice of public health authorities, medical experts and officials in the destinations we visit.

UPDATED: 21 May 2020

With the wellbeing of our guests and team members as our top priority and in line with direction from health experts and government officials, National Geographic Expeditions and its partners have temporarily cancelled trips. 

Guests with existing bookings should contact their travel agent, or if guests have booked directly, please use the information below to understand how the coronavirus may be impacting your travel and how to contact our partners.  


National Geographic Expeditions has decided to suspend trip departures for Signature Land, Active, Custom and Private Expeditions through to the end of July 2020. 

We will be contacting all impacted guests and travel agents who are booked on these trips. For specific questions, guests and travel agents may also email us or phone 1800 954 479.


Expedition Cruises travel information provided by PONANT or phone 1800 889 088

National Geographic Journeys travel information provided by G Adventures or phone 1300 363 742

National Geographic Family Journeys travel information provided by G Adventures or phone 1300 725 608

River Cruises travel information provided by Scenic or phone 1300 176 086


For Australian government travel advisory information, please visit the Smart Traveller website.