13th – 20th November.
Discover the delights of the Central NSW Coast in this special holiday package. Explore the beautiful Blue Mountains with all its natural wonders like the breathtaking scenery from Govett’s Leap Lookout and Echo Point and not to be missed is the amazing Scenic World. Next, visit the magnificent Hunter Valley and get into the Christmas spirit by visiting the Hunter Valley Gardens’ Christmas Light Spectacular. It makes you feel like a child again – a fairy land of lights and Christmas characters that everyone knows no matter what your age. With over 1.5 million lights on display it just keeps getting better every year.
DAY 1 HERVEY BAY – MOREE D
Sunday, 13th November: An early start for passengers joining between Hervey Bay and Caboolture. Brisbane and Gold Coast passengers join at Brisbane Roma Street Transit Centre. Travel west through the heart of the Central West of QLD. Cross the border into NSW touring south along the Newell Highway to Moree for our first night on tour. Stay Burke & Wills Motor Inn.
DAY 2 MOREE – MUDGEE BLD
Monday, 14th November: Our first stop this morning is at Coonabarabran where we pause for morning tea then make our way to MUDGEE via Coolah and Gulgong. Arriving in Mudgee enjoy a mead tasting and talk at HONEY HAVEN then on to ROBERTSON PARK for some time to wander and enjoy the ambience. Settle in to our accommodation. Stay Winning Post Motor Inn.
DAY 3 MUDGEE – KATOOMBA BD
Tuesday, 15th November: Onward to the beautiful Blue Mountains. Pause at Lithgow for morning tea then on to HARTLEY HISTORIC SITE followed by a visit to GOVETTS LEAP to view the spectacular panorama. Continue on to Katoomba, where we stop at THE THREE SISTERS for photos and a chance to purchase lunch. Next, choose from a variety of activities at SCENIC WORLD before settling in to our accommodation. Stay Skyrider Motor Inn.
DAY 4 KATOOMBA – HUNTER VALLEY BD
Wednesday, 16th November: This morning make our way to Mt Tomah to the BLUE MOUNTAINS BOTANIC GARDENS. Continue on the Great Western Highway through Richmond and Woollombi to Pokolbin where we make our way to our accommodation. Tonight get ready for a dazzling display at the HUNTER VALLEY GARDENS CHRISTMAS LIGHT SPECTACULAR. Two night stay Mecure Resort Hunter Valley Gardens.
DAY 5 HUNTER VALLEY SIGHTSEEING BD
Thursday, 17th November: Enjoy a free morning this morning to visit the Hunter Valley Gardens and your choice of activities. The afternoon’s sightseeing begins with a tasting at the HUNTER VALLEY CHEESE COMPANY, then on to MCGUIGAN WINES for a wine tasting. At the HUNTER OLIVE CENTRE taste some of the finest selection of olive products that will complement your wine. Lastly, a visit to the TWENTY-3-TWENTY CHOCOLATE & FUDGE FACTORY before returning to our accommodation.
DAY 6 POKOLBIN –ARMIDALE BLD
Friday, 18th November: Travel north to Wallabadah where we pause at the FIRST FLEET MEMORIAL GARDENS for morning tea. Enjoy lunch and a guided tour at SAUMAREZ HOMESTEAD, a stunning historic country homestead. This afternoon enjoy some free time in town before making our way to our accommodation. StayAll Seasons Armidale.
DAY 7 ARMIDALE – WATERFALL WAY – GRAFTON BLD
Saturday, 19th November: Prepare yourself for a day of scenic delights as we leave Armidale and travel along the WATERFALL WAY. Our first stop is WOLLOMOMBI FALLS, then on to EBOR FALLS for morning tea and time for a short walk. You can view the falls from two viewing platforms. On to DANGAR FALLS. Visit the DORRIGO RAINFOREST CENTRE AND SKYWALK to enjoy a bird’s eye view from the canopy-top platform and discover some of the highlights of the rainforest and wildlife. Leaving Dorrigo continue on to Grafton via the delightful town of Bellingen. Stay Espana Motel.
DAY 8 GRAFTON – HOME B
Sunday, 20th November: Departing Grafton, drive to LISMORE via CASINO on the Summerland Way. Visit the BYRON BAY LIGHTHOUSE then continue on to arrive in Brisbane mid-afternoon and the Wide Bay early evening.
Adult: $2662 pp
Pensioner: $2646 pp
Past Passenger: $2638 pp
Single Supplement: $602 pp
Final Payment Due: 28th September 2016
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Bookings Close on Friday November 11th, 2016