The world-renowned Jacaranda Festival is the oldest folk festival in Australia. Held in Grafton in the beautiful Clarence Valley the festival celebrates the jacaranda. Experience the grandeur of The Grand Float parade and much more on this spectacular tour. Heading back to Queensland enjoy a three night’s stay at beautiful O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat where you can escape to a world of ancient forest, fresh mountain air, crystal clear creeks and breathtaking sunsets. The ultimate tour for sure!
Ho Ho Ho...Come touring this Christmas and join us for a Holly Jolly Christmas, because after all, it’s the best time of year! What better place to be in the heat of summer than the Blue Mountains. Staying three nights at Katoomba you are sure to appreciate the cooler mountain temperatures. Enjoy an unforgettable lunch cruise through the wilderness areas of the Blue Mountains National Park and Nepean Gorge aboard the Nepean Belle; Visit the Museum of Fire with its fire engines dating back to the early 1800’s. Explore the awe-inspiring Jenolan Caves; discover the Blue Mountains heights with touring of the distinctive Three Sisters, the grand Jamieson Valley and Govett’s Leap views.Celebrate Christmas in Hotel Blue's elegant Sisters Blue Restaurant, with a tantalising, festive four-course feast followed by a visit to Scenic World. On our homeward journey travel the Fossickers Way, one of the oldest and most picturesque touring routes in NSW. In Inverell, visit the Pioneer Village and the Inverell Tourist Complex. Back in Queensland enjoy morning tea at the historic Glengallan Homestead. We invite you to read the full itinerary and see all the fabulous treats in store for you this Christmas on a truly Holly Jolly Christmas holiday.
Come away with us on this exceptional holiday package. Explore the beautiful Waterfall Way with all its natural wonders; be inspired by the breathtaking scenery and glorious waterfalls. Discover the delights of the Central NSW Hunter Valley; enjoy the magnificent Hunter Valley Gardens and get into the spirit of things with the amazing Christmas Lights Spectacular. Travel the Alpine Way through beautiful Kosciousko National Park and the Victorian High Country.
Spend three nights in Melbourne; enjoy a bountiful buffet at the Cuckoo Bavarian Restaurant, discover the delights of the Mornington Peninsula and enjoy a free day before boarding the Spirit of Tasmania to start your spectacular Tasmanian adventure. What better time to visit Tassie than berry season! Enjoy the bounties of the season as we travel the beautiful Apple Isle visiting its many magnificent and scenic wonders. This is one tour you won’t want to miss!
Whoever said life was all about the journey must have been travelling the Waterfall Way. Driving this stunning route is like touring through a giant pop-up book – turn one corner and an enormous mountain range jumps out of a green valley, turn another and a waterfall leaps out at the road before your eyes. Spend time in the Dorrigo National Park where ‘the mountains reach the sky’ then it’s off to discover the delights of the Hunter Valley. Travel along the Illawarra Highway with its magnificent scenery through Macquarie Pass to Robertson.
Visit the Hunter Valley Gardens and experience the spectacular Christmas Lights Spectacular; enjoy some wine and cheese tasting and finish off with a little chocolate at the Tweny-3-Twenty Chocolate and Fudge Factory. Travel the Alpine Way through Kosciusko NP to Bright for a delicious tasting at the Bright Berry Farm. Spend three nights in Melbourne before boarding your flight to Brisbane. This delightful tour is sure to tick all the boxes for a relaxing tour of discovery and scenic splendour.
Tasmania provides a charming holiday experience that mixes historic richness with untouched wilderness. Visit such sites as the former penal settlement of Port Arthur, the enchanting stone village of Richmond, the famous Gordon River, Launceston and Cataract Gorge, Hobart and Salamanca Place and the stunning alpine wilderness of Cradle Mountain. Why not beat the heat this summer as you sit back and relax and let us show you the very best of Tasmania.
Visit Stanthorpe when the apples and grapes are crisp and crunchy and there are special attractions and activities during their biennial Festival. Combined with the beauty of the Southern Downs and Dalby regions including the Scenic Rim Robotic Dairy, Jondaryan Woolshed, the Granite Belt Brewery and Coolmunda Organic Olives. This tour offers a variety of scenery, sightseeing and unique experiences.
The tour everyone’s been waiting for...experience the beautiful changing colours of Autumn when the leaves on the trees in Bright and surrounds create a magnificent spectacle. It is an area that produces countryside not experienced anywhere else in Australia. The area abounds in history dating back to the mid 1800’s. From our base in Albury venture every day in a new direction, discovering the remarkable, unforgettable world of Autumn scenery and panoramic views. Experience historical Beechworth and the breathtaking Corryong region, ‘The Man from Snowy River’ country, the scenic Alpine Way and the glorious alpine views from Thredbo. Of course all of this happens against a kaleidoscope of Autumn colours: nature’s palette of golds, reds, russets and siennas. This is one tour you won’t want to miss? What better season to experience the splendour of Bright and the High Country than Autumn.
An unforgettable adventure awaits you on this uniquely Queensland holiday. Not only will you visit Lady Musgrave Island and cruise the Great Barrier Reef, you will also have the opportunity to visit the birthplace of Queensland which is one of the most picturesque, coastal environments in the State. During your stay, at the 4½ star luxury resort Lagoons 1770. Join an amazing full day Larc Tour/Cruise from 1770 to see unspoiled coastal estuaries, steep sand hills and pristine creeks including Jenny Lind below Bustard Head with its sentinel lighthouse; these are just a few of the outstanding features worth photographing. Also included is a special day of commemorative activities at 1770’s Captain Cook Festival Day and Agnes Water sightseeing. Our return journey takes us via Bundaberg and Childers and many others places of interest. Come and revel in the beauty of unspoiled white sandy surf beaches, national parks , magnificent ocean views from the coastline, rocky headlands and pristine estuaries.
This tour will definitely not disappoint! Combining the outback and the sea this amazing experience is especially designed for the adventure seeker! Travelling through country that remains virtually unchanged since the adventures of Sturt, Burke & Wills and McKinlay. Highlights include the isolated regions of Tibooburra, Innamincka and Marree. At Cameron Corner stand where the three states meet. Visit the iconic ‘Dig Tree’ where Burke & Wills tragically perished after returning from their expedition to the Gulf of Carpentaria. Travel the awesome Birdsville Track to the infamous town of Marree then along the Oodnadatta Track to Coober Pedy; take a flight (optional) over Lake Eyre. Have your cameras ready as we travel through the Painted Desert to Arckaringa Station. Enjoy lunch at the Pink Pub in Oodnadatta and a guided tour of Coober Pedy. Leaving the outback, explore the Barossa Valley and Adelaide Hills. Visit the many delights of Kangaroo Island and experience the awesome majesty of the Great Ocean Road. With lots to see and do this is one tour not to be missed. Book soon and get ready for your adventure!
Cruise the beautiful Nepean River onboard the Majestic Nepean Belle Paddlewheeler and discover things about the Penrith Region you would never have thought! The Nepean Belle is a romantic, old world style paddlewheeler featuring lavish interiors exuding a warm and inviting atmosphere. Travel through the picturesque Blue Mountains region, not to be missed is the breathtaking scenery from Govett's Leap Lookout and Echo Point. Watch clogs being made at the Clog Barn at Coffs Harbour. Admire the beautiful coastline as w travel the Pacific Highway on our return journey. This delightful tour is sure to tick all the boxes for a relaxing tour of discovery and scenic splendour.
If you love the outback and have a sense of adventure, the rewards of this fully accommodated tour will be extremely gratifying as we discover Australia’s very unique and remote landscapes. The best sights are showcased. Travel our gorgeous coastline to Cairns; walk the Undara Lava Tubes; travel the Gulf Savannah including a ride on the Gulflander train, a Karumba Sunset Cruise and the glorious Lawn Hill Gorge; cruise the Yellow Waters Billabong at Kakadu NP; see vivid outback landscapes, flora and fauna, awesome monoliths, ancient mountain ranges with ragged tops, deep ribbon folded canyons and a tropical Top End paradise. Explore the remarkable Kimberley region; experience the Tanami Track; be inspired by the awesome Red Centre. Travel the Plenty Highway from Alice Springs re-entering Queensland for travel home through Boulia, Longreach and Roma. For the adventurous this tour will provide huge dividends in achievement as we experience together the magnificence of a pristine wilderness on this “once in a lifetime experience.”….what a tour!
What a fabulous adventure! We’re sure you’ll have the time of your life. Travel our beautiful Queensland coastline to Cairns. Ride the famous Kuranda Train and Skyrail. Explore Undara Lava Tubes and the spectacular Cobbold Gorge. Travel the Gulf Savannah including a ride on the Gulflander train, a Karumba Sunset Cruise and the glorious Lawn Hill Gorge. Experience the lush tropical Top End with thermal springs, Katherine Gorge Cruise, Kakadu, Yellow Waters Cruise and then there is cosmopolitan Darwin. The best attractions are showcased; see vivid outback landscapes, flora and fauna, awesome gorges and a tropical top end paradise. Watch the sunset over the Arafura Sea at Karumba. Join us on a tour filled with excitement and adventure, as we experience together the magnificence of a pristine wilderness that is unequalled throughout the world for remoteness and beauty.
Don't miss this incredible journey! Three times larger than England, the Kimberley region is spread over Australia's entire north-western corner. Join us and explore one of Australia's hidden treasures. View spectacular gorges, waterfalls and cave systems, pockets of lush rainforest and an astonishing variety of wildlife. Wild and wonderful, the Kimberley is one of the world's last great wilderness areas. Travel Australia's longest shortcut - the Tanami Track. Experience astounding landscapes; take in iconic landmarks such as Tunnel Creek, Windjana & Geikie Gorge, Wolfe Creek Meteorite Crater, Uluru & Kata Tjuta. Let us take you to places you never dreamt could be so amazingly real.
This thoroughly recommended, distinctive tour will make you feel like a present day explorer. New South Wales is a big state and instead of hugging the east coast we head inland to the remote regions of Lightning Ridge, Bourke, White Cliffs, the Silver City of Broken Hill, Menindee and of course the Murray Riverlands with a 3 day cruise on the Proud Mary. You will meet inimitable 'down to earth' characters at the 'Ridge' and at White Cliffs 'earth movers' seek opals while digging out hillsides for underground dwellings to escape the searing heat. The outback town of Broken Hill will amaze you as will the nearby ghost town of Silverton. Yet there's more...the Murray Riverlands with a relaxing three day cruise on the superbly appointed riverboat, the Proud Mary. Observe the abundant wildlife and magnificent scenery throughout your entire stay aboard. Take in the towering cliffs and beautiful sandy beaches as the Proud Mary idly cruises by. At night, the Proud Mary’s powerful floodlights provide a rare glimpse of nocturnal wildlife, especially birds such as night herons, owls and coots. A unique holiday with exceptional attractions and inclusions..one you can't afford to miss!
Come away with us on this exceptional holiday and be enticed by Canberra’s fabulous Floriade where impressive gardens add to other many ACT highlights. With three days of exploring Canberra and beautiful Batemans Bay, your exceptional sightseeing includes, Parliament House, Black Mountain Tower Lookout, The Australian War Memorial, Lake Burley Griffin cruise, Cockington Green, Tulip Top Gardens, plus a grand sightseeing tour of the Embassies and High Commissions, Mogo Zoo, Old Mogo Town and a cruise on the scenic Clyde River. Experience a spectacular and thrilling ride up Mt Coolangatta with Bigfoot 4WD Adventure Tours, followed by a delicious morning tea and wine tasting. Scenic coastal sightseeing through Gosford and Coffs Harbour brings us home. We invite you to place yourself in the “picture” and join us for this fragrant, magical spring holiday.
Make this spring special...join a Down Under Coach Tours holiday! We promise scenic touring and great hospitality on this 'Fabulous Forster & Manning Valley' holiday. There's beautiful waterways to discover, stunning Pacific Ocean views, a whale watching cruise, plus mountains, valleys, forests, historic Gloucester township and many more attractions from a Macadamia Nut Farm, to an Olive Grove, to an exotic fruit farm. This is a tour that offers a variety of scenery and sightseeing.
This Christmas discover the delights of Young and the Mudgee region which are rich in both natural beauty and fine wines. It's no secret that Young and Mudgee are top destinations for wine and food lovers. Experience the natural beauty of the region with loads of attractions included. Enjoy a fudge tasting at Poppa's Fudge & Jam Factory, a cherry farm tour and delicious morning tea, a wineries tour with a local guide and there is so much more! Of course the highlight of your tour is Christmas lunch in the beautiful Blue Mountains. Celebrate Christmas with a tantalising, festive feast followed by a scenic sightseeing drive. So tantalise your tastebuds this Christmas on this special Mudgee Christmas Capers tour.