Potential clients are always asking us how we can help them, so we thought we would list some of the requests we have received over the last few years. Some were rather unusual and unique, whilst others were more popular or routine…Today we list some popular and routine examples:

Travel

  • Round-the-world flights, using points and/or credit card
  • Comparison of ski resorts in New South Wales, Victoria and New Zealand
  • Book holiday homes on Central Coast and cabins in Kangaroo Valley
  • Detailed itineraries for Sydney, New York and London


Tickets

  • Events, cruises and restaurants in Sydney for New Year’s Eve
  • Sporting events such as Man Utd v All Stars and The British Lions Tour
  • Cirque du Soleil VIP Experience
  • Concert tickets, such as Robbie Williams, Alicia Keys, One Direction, Katy Perry, Leonard Cohen and Bruce Springsteen


Special Occasions

  • Organise a Frozen-themed birthday party for a 6-year old including customised invites
  • Find a venue for a 30th birthday private function, with just 3 days’ notice
  • Christmas, valentine’s, leaving and birthday gift ideas
  • Restaurant recommendations and bookings for Valentine’s Day


Personal Shopper

  • Deliver and unpack groceries to holiday apartments, before the guest arrives
  • Recommend a digital camera
  • Purchase a Hermes handbag and deliver it to Canada
  • Research orthotic shoes


Household Management

  • Mail collection for 3 months
  • Source and schedule cleaners, gardeners, window cleaners and other workmen
  • Waiting at client’s home for the Telstra guy and other tradespeople
  • Find 3-bedroom houses to buy on Sydney’s lower north shore


Families

  • Research childcare in Sydney’s eastern suburbs
  • Organise reliable babysitters and interview potential nannies
  • Summer/holiday camps for children
  • Drive a client round the best private schools in Sydney


If you liked these examples, you will love our list of unusual and unique personal concierge requests we have received!