Student Education Travel Organisation



Governance | Advocacy | Education


The Student Educational Travel Organisation (SETO), has been established to lead the educational travel sector in areas of governance, advocacy, and education with a vision to accelerate the adoption of education outside of the classroom, ensuring every student can access and benefit from experiential learning opportunities.

SETO represents the student educational group travel community, incorporating specialist educational travel tour operators, suppliers, teachers, schools and universities, to act as a conduit between the travel and education sectors.

SETO facilitates further understanding and deeper connections between educational travel operators and the broader education community. This includes government and private bodies, and supports social endeavours that provide an inclusive opportunity for all students to participate in education outside the classroom programs.

The Student Educational Travel Organisation Ltd (SETO) is a not for profit company and a subsidiary of the Council of Australian Tour Operators Ltd (CATO).

Membership of SETO is a hallmark of competence and integrity for student travel tour operators, and suppliers of products and / or services for Australian schools and student. SETO Certified Members are specialists who work in conjunction with education departments and schools to make the student's journey, no matter how big or small, a better and safer experience.

Strategic Partner



SETO acknowledges traditional owners of Country throughout Australia and recognise their ongoing connection to land, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures; and to Elders past, present and future and support the continuation of cultural, spiritual and educational practices. 


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