Victoria Keating has barely slept in days and her small team of Queenstown travel agents is in desperate need of a break.
- X Travel is helping Australians return home from South America on freight flights
- More than 120 will arrive today in Sydney from Chile, paying $4,000 a ticket
- Another 1000 are still stranded in South American nations including Peru and Colombia
For weeks, they have been working from across the Tasman to help Australians stuck in various parts of South America.
Today, they are eagerly awaiting the arrival of a charter flight from Chile’s capital, Santiago, to Sydney.
“It’s been quite the rollercoaster,” Ms Keating said.
“Getting the plane was difficult, getting the seats into Australia was difficult.