2017 International Tour to Interzum

Date 10 May 2017 to 24 May 2017
Venue Italy and Germany
Pricing Joiners/Cabinetmakers $4,399.00 (per person) – $500.00 Single Room Supplement Designers/Retailers $4099.00 (per person) – $500.00 Single Room Supplement

Australian International Design Tours (AIDT) is pleased to announce an International Tour to Interzum in Cologne, Germany.  You are invited to participate in this unique experience hosted by AIDT and proudly supported by SCM Group, Hansgrohe and HIA. See the very latest releases in surface colours and textures, new hardware, emerging technologies and lighting at Interzum.

Joiners/cabinetmakers start the tour in Rimini, Italy at the home of SCM Group then travel to Interzum and on to Hanover, Germany to attend Ligna courtesy of SCM Group Australia where they will see the latest machinery, plant and tools for the woodworking and timber processing industry.

Designers/retailers will spend time at Interzum then enjoy true German hospitality while gaining insight into Hansgrohe’s worldwide manufacturing, distribution and development operations including showroom and factory visits.

Interzum – The Show

Interzum provides the furniture industry a voice for the latest innovations and creations. Held biennually in the historic German city of Cologne, this four day show allows designers, interior designers and cabinet makers the opportunity to touch and feel the latest offerings from the world’s furniture and cabinet making suppliers. Interzum is the show where visitors from around the world go to determine what products will be available to their clients in the years to come.


The Hansgrohe Group is based in Schiltach in Germany’s Black Forest and focuses on two internationally renowned brands — Axor and Hansgrohe. Join us as we tour the company’s head office, showroom and factory facilities as well as a trip to the history and bathroom museum and a first-hand look at the latest products released at ISH, plus find inspiration at the Aquademie with displays from famous designers like Antonio Citterio, Patrica Urquiola, Bouroullec Brothers, Philippe Starck, Jean-Marie Massaud, Barber Oscaby etc…

Ligna – The Show

Ligna is the world’s leading trade fair for machinery, plant and tools for the woodworking and timber processing industry and is held in the same year as Interzum. This is your one-stop shop for innovations from across the globe, where you’ll come into direct contact with leading specialists and top industry executives. In addition you’ll be treated to impressive presentations of machinery and equipment, plus the latest woodworking and wood processing products and solutions as well as an extensive supporting program.

SCM Group Australia

SCM Group is one of the largest machinery suppliers in the world and is renowned as a specialist in its field. Its expertise stretches across cabinetmaking and furniture manufacturing through to composite materials and glass and stone processing. Headquartered in Italy, SCM Group manages a worldwide network of manufacturing plants, sales outlets, service divisions and technicians. Tour members will enjoy rare ‘behind the scenes’ access to R&D, manufacturing and production, and see first-hand what goes into making the machines in your workshop.


  • All transfers from start to the conclusion of the tour
  • All accommodation
  • All breakfasts
  • Free Wi-Fi in all hotels
  • All entry passes to Interzum and Ligna
  • Travel to and from the shows each day
  • All lunches and dinners while with sponsors
  • Welcome dinner
  • Architectural walking tour of the historic city of Cologne
  • Other events and dinners


  • Joiners/Cabinetmakers $4,399.00 (per person) – $500.00 Single Room Supplement
  • Designers/Retailers $4099.00 (per person) – $500.00 Single Room Supplement

About Australian International Design Tours (AIDT)

As regular visitors and tour leaders to many overseas design shows, Simon Hodgson and Melanie Gardener are well placed to guide you effortlessly through your time at Interzum and Ligna. Let AIDT take the stress out of your trip and help you enjoy this fascinating experience with other like-minded industry professionals. AIDT is a division of SJV Administration P/L (ABN 38 100 205 301).

Download the full tour flyer flyer_tour-2017_interzum.

Download the booking form tour-2017_interzum_booking-form.

For more information contact Simon Hodgson on 0419 483 700 or email simon@thekitchenandbathroomblog.com.au