About Us

Stars Travel is Taranaki’s largest travel agent.

Founded in 1986, it is 100% owned and operated by Brent and Maree Schumacher. Approximately half our clients are from outside of the region, including many from overseas. 

Our team’s combined experience of over 170 years in the industry, along with their own extensive travel adventures and knowledge, place Stars Travel at the forefront of travel planning.

Our Team

40+ years in the industry

Brent Schumacher

40+ years in the industry
25+ years in the industry

Maree Schumacher

25+ years in the industry
35+ years in the industry

Lisa Sutton

35+ years in the industry
35+ years in the industry

Alison Murfitt

35+ years in the industry
30+ years with Stars Travel

Joanne Irvine

30+ years with Stars Travel
15+ years in the Industry

Caroline Nolly

15+ years in the Industry
40 years in the Industry

Sharon Herlihy

40 years in the Industry
15+ years in the Industry

Lisa Watson

15+ years in the Industry