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.
The Canberra Balloon Spectacular is an annual hot air balloon festival that takes place at the lawns of the old Parliament House in Canberra. Each year approximately 50 hot air balloons launch daily at dawn and float over Canberra. As well as the beauty of seeing the balloons hover over the city at once, another highlight are the novelty hot air balloons. So, keep your eyes to the skies at this special event. Other highlights to enjoy include Parliament House, Anzac Parade Memorial Walk, Cockington Green Miniature Gardens, the Australian War Memorial and on our homeward journey a fabulous lunch cruise on beautiful Darling Harbour, Sydney. You are sure to delight in the many exceptional sightseeing activities in store for you on this amazing tour.
The tour everyone has been waiting for….experience the beautiful changing colours of autumn when the leaves on the trees create a magnificent spectacle. This amazing tour is packed full of inclusions with some ‘off the beaten track’ exploring, quaint little villages, undulating hills, beautiful trees and stunning mountain views. Visit Kiama, Kangaroo Valley and the beautiful coastal town of Eden, the Snowy Mountains and Canberra. 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! The journey is packed with highlights which will unfold as you read the full itinerary.
This holiday package is a distinctly Queensland Holiday…taking you right out of the city into the horizons of Central and Western Queensland’s outback with its unforgettable colours and landscapes. There are so many scenic attractions on this tour to captivate your interest; follow the Warrego Way through Charleville, Quilpie and Windorah. Stay at historic Birdsville Pub and discover this frontier town’s interesting attractions; discover one of Queensland’s scenic jewels, Carnarvon Gorge. Experience the breathtaking grandeur of sheer cliffs, aboriginal rock art, lush moss gardens and sparkling streams that will delight as will the unique Wilderness Lodge accommodation. So, come and enjoy the diversity of landscapes from stark open plains, ‘opal country’, and grazing lands to the contrast of the lush ancient sheer cliffs of Carnarvon Gorge. It’s all there waiting for you to explore with your Down Under crew!
Why not join this remarkable fully accommodated tour into country which has remained unchanged since the adventure of Sturt, Burke and Wills and McKinlay. Delight your senses and refresh your mind with glorious sunsets and colourful characters. Visit Cameron Corner, Milparinka, Depot Glen, Tibooburra, Innamincka, Birdsville and many more delightful towns and communities. Discover the ancient grandeur of the Flinders Ranges, where rugged mountains compete with stunning tree-lined gorges, spectacularly steep ridges of rock, rolling plains and time-worn creeks. The outback is ready and waiting for anyone with a spirit of adventure.
Head across the heartland of Queensland to join the Outback Way at Winton. Travel west into the Northern Territory to experience the wonders of the Red Centre. Join the Great Centre Road and journey to Laverton and Kalgoorlie. In Perth, there’s time for sightseeing the capital city of the west before discovering the delights of the south-west region of the state. Visit Rottnest Island, Augusta, the giant Karri Forests, Albany and much more. Travel north to the Pinnacles, Kalbarri and Monkey Mia. Spend a day searching for wildflowers. Visit Esperance, the magnificent Cape Le Grande NP and cross the vast expanse of the Nullarbor Plain. Forget your cares and join us for an epic adventure that combines Australia’s iconic Red Centre, the Western Australian wildflowers, the spectacular South West Coastline, the pristine Shark Bay Marine Park and the awe-inspiring Great Australian Bight Marine Park. This is a journey that will leave you with everlasting memories of some of Australia’s most impressive scenery.
Head across the heartland of Queensland to join the Outback Way at Winton. Travel west into the Northern Territory to experience the wonders of the Red Centre. Join the Great Centre Road and journey to Laverton and Kalgoorlie. In Perth there’s time for sightseeing the capital city of the west before discovering the delights of the south-west region of the state. Visit Rottnest Island, Augusta, the giant Karri Forests, Albany and much more. Travel north to the Pinnacles, Kalbarri and Monkey Mia. Spend a day searching for wildflowers. Visit Esperance, the magnificent Cape Le Grande NP and cross the vast expanse of the Nullarbor Plain. Forget your cares and join us for an epic adventure that combines Australia’s iconic Red Centre, the Western Australian wildflowers, the spectacular South West Coastline, the pristine Shark Bay Marine Park and the awe-inspiring Great Australian Bight Marine Park. This is a journey that will leave you with everlasting memories of some of Australia’s most impressive scenery.
Fly into Perth to join this truly spectacular tour with its unparalleled wilderness and natural beauty on the coastline of South and Western Australia. Explore the magnificent south west region of Western Australia with its stunning wildflowers, towering Karri Forests and awe-inspiring coastline. Visit Rottnest Island, the Margaret River region and Busselton Jetty, Jewel Cave, Hamlin Bay, famous for its friendly stingrays, the Gloucester Tree, the Valley of the Giants, Cape Leeuwin, Wave Rock. Travel the Tin Horse Highway (definitely a laughing matter) to the Pinnacles and Kalbarri. Watch the dolphin feeding at Monkey Mia and join the search for dazzling displays of wildflowers. Enjoy some free time to explore Perth before flying home. This tour certainly promises to be a delight. We invite you to join us on this very special holiday.
Join us on this wonderful journey via Journey through the Western Australian Wheatbelt region. Experience the unforgettable journey through Barna Mia Nocturnal Wildlife Experience, home to some of Western Australia’s native animals facing extinction. Spend two nights in the beautiful coastal town of Esperance. Visit the magnificent Cape Le Grande NP where kangaroos are often seen sunning themselves on the beach. Travel across the Nullarbor Plain, famously known as the longest stretch of straight road in the world to the Great Australian Bight, an unparalleled wilderness and natural beauty on the coastline of South and Western Australia. The Great Australian Bight is one of the most pristine ocean environments left on earth. Visit the Head of Bight Interpretive Centre. From the main viewing platform Southern Right Whales can be observed at close quarters displaying a variety of behaviours. Visit Port Lincoln where we explore the idyllic Eyre Peninsula regions. Travel to the isolated mining town of Broken Hill and the small opal town of White Cliffs prior to a visit to the Darling River pioneer port of Bourke. The scenery will certainly come alive on this tour as it is without a doubt some of the best Australia has to offer.
Celebrate Spring – see gardens that will inspire! On this spectacular Southern Springtime holiday, we’re bound for New South Wales and Victoria. So much to see and enjoy including cruising on the mighty Murray River at Echuca. Next, the magnificent Grampians described as an ‘accessible wilderness’ – see majestic waterfalls as they roar over rocks, misty shrouded valleys, crystalline lakes and towering forests. Encounter one of the world’s most spectacular coastlines as we travel along the Great Ocean Road. More changes in store as our tour takes on a Springtime flavour with a visit to the Dutch-themed Tesselaar’s Tulip Festival at Silvan with row upon row of tulips. Not to be missed is the magnificent Olinda Rhododendron Gardens and the fabulous Dandenong Ranges. Wonder at Canberra’s premier Floriade festival. A spectacular celebration of colour with thousands of flowers adorning the picturesque parklands. Combine this with a visit to Tulip Top Gardens, a magnificent private garden only open to the public at Floriade time. For the ultimate Springtime holiday join us in what promises to be a Spring floral spectacular!
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!
Join us on this magical journey filled with scenic delights, natural wonders, sumptuous food and amiable companions. Based for four nights in Coffs Harbour, each day branch out to explore the scenic coastline from Nambucca Heads to South West Rocks. Travel the magnificent Waterfall Way to Armidale. 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 very eyes. Next, visit the magnificent Hunter Valley during the Christmas Lights 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 two million lights on display it just keeps getting better every year. Then experience a different kind of light show with the New Year’s Eve fireworks display over the North Pole. We’re sure you’ll be delighted with the many special features of this delightful festive tour.
Be captivated by the many splendid sights and activities as you travel with friends to one of Australia’s most popular flower festivals. Ballarat’s world-renowned begonias provide a brilliant floral display and interwoven with other flowers, the sight will leave you in awe. Step back in time at Sovereign Hill and experience the excitement of the gold rush days. Also included is a leisurely cruise on a Murray River Paddle Steamer at Echuca and a delightful drive through the Daylesford region in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range, have a camera ready to capture all this natural beauty. Enjoy two days of marvellous sightseeing in the Melbourne region and there’s even a free day for shopping, visiting or sightseeing. Travel through Gippsland to Lakes Entrance. Enjoy the dramatic changing scenery and the many charming little villages along the Monaro Highway through the high country to Albury. You won’t want to miss the many natural and cultural wonders on this tour!
An unforgettable Queensland adventure awaits those joining this unique tropical tour. Visit the town of 1770, the birthplace of Queensland, which is one of the most picturesque coastal environments in the state. Join an amazing full day LARC tour/cruise from 1770 to see unspoiled coast estuaries, steep sand hills and pristine creeks. Experience the blissful tropical weather of the Whitsundays. Enjoy a luxury Twin Island Cruise that visits Hayman Island and Whitehaven Beach. From Townsville visit Magnetic Island, the most visited national park in Queensland. Then it’s time to venture from the coast to explore the Central Highlands Gem fields. Fossick for a sapphire or two at Rubyvale, visit Fairbairn Dam. Come and revel in the beauty of unspoiled white sandy beaches, national parks, magnificent ocean views from the coastline, rocky headlands and pristine estuaries.