CLOSING SOON! CANBERRA FLORIADE
11th October, 2019 to 13th October, 2019 (3 days) Cost: $595pp/ts SS: $160 extra 2 BREAKFAST 2 DINNERS
Australia's premier spring attraction annually at Canberra Commonwealth Park, Bowral Corbett Gardens, the private Tulip Top Garden and the National Arboretum feature in this tour, including quality time at the Australian War Memorial.
NARRANDERA & GRIFFITH FLOWER FESTIVAL
16th October, 2019 to 21st October, 2019 (6 days) Cost: $1420pp/ts SS: $300 extra 5 BREAKFAST 5 LUNCHES 5 DINNERS
Narrandera is often referred to as an oasis blessed with abundant water hugging the banks of Lake Talbot and the Murrumbidgee. This is an ideal base to explore MIA, Temora, Junee, Griffith and Wagga Wagga. Features of this 5 night stayput tour include Altina Wildlife Park, and Monte Cristo homestead just to mention a couple.
UNPACK ONCE COFFS HARBOUR WITH JACARANDA FESTIVAL
31st October, 2019 to 4th November, 2019 (5 days) Cost: $1310pp/ts SS: $280 extra 4 BREAKFAST 4 LUNCHES 4 DINNERS
A luxury holiday escape staying at the wonderful Opal Cove Resort for four nights. This comprehensive tour takes us to Grafton, a picturesque rural town best recognised for its beautiful civic landscaping with the Jacarandas purple Springtime blossom everywhere.
Dont miss this one, it has many new attractions to experience.
*Luxury Coach Travel
*4 nights Opal Cove Resort 4 Star motel accommodation
* Locally guided tour of Grafton
*Tour at Lanbruks Gunyah, Grafton
*Entry to open gardens and parade for Jacaranda Festival
*Dolphin Marine Magic presentation
*Entry to Bunker Cartoon Gallery
*Wine tasting at Two Tails Winery
NEW TOUR! DONT MISS THIS ONE! CRUISING THE PROM - WILSONS PROMONTORY
16th November, 2019 to 24th November, 2019 (9 days) Cost: $2450pp/ts SS: $560 extra 8 BREAKFAST 6 LUNCHES 8 DINNER
Time for something new and exciting? This tour is just the ticket.
We travel by Coach via the pictureque South Coast stopping and spending plenty of time on the water. Visiting the magnificent Clyde River taking in the tranquility and the attached silence of the surrounding forest. Join the Port of Sale Heritage Cruise followed by a full pay of adventure in a purpose built anphibious cruise boat witnessing the southern most tip of mainland Australia at Wilson Promontory Marine Park abound with wildlife above and below the surface.
With MUCH MUCH MORE!
ITS CHERRY TIME! 70th Anniversary! YOUNG AT CHERRY TIME
6th December, 2019 to 8th December, 2019 (3 days) Cost: $570pp/ts SS: $100 extra 2 BREAKFASTS 3 LUNCHES 2 DINNERS
A complete tour of the premier attractions surrounding the Cherry Capital of Australia. Visiting the beautiful Rose Gardens of Cowra and the unique Hologram presentation of the Cowra breakout at the Visitor Centre. Included in your tour Poppas Fudge Factory, pick your own cherries, enjoy the National Cherry Festival Street Parade, Lunch at the Historic Clifton House (1889) and private Garden, walk amongst the spectacular gardens and water features within Chinamans Dam. Book
Early and don't miss a fantastic tour.
ART LOVERS DELIGHT! BOOK NOW! "MATISSE/PICASSO" & DREAMWORKS ANIMATION EXHIBITIONS
29th January, 2020 to 30th January, 2020 (2 days) Cost: $399pp/ts SS: $76 extra 1 BREAKFAST 1 MORNING TEA 1 LUNCH 1 DINNER
Join us on 2 Major Exhibitions of the National Gallery of Australia. Firstly is the Dreamworks exhibition, This presentation explores the essential ingredients of character, story and world of studios most popular films. Explore more than 400 objects from the studios archive, including original artworks, storyboards and scale-models, as well as immersive and interactive digital experiences. Followed by Matisse/Picasso Exhibition. The rivalry between Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso is one of the most important stories of modern art. Drawn from some 40 important international collections, Matisse/Picasso shows how these two pioneers of Modern Art both shared the need to confront the challenges set by the paintings of Paul Cézanne and mined each other's work to enhance their own. This exhibition follows the paths these two artists took over decades as they responded to the other's work. No one was more watchful of Matisse's art than Picasso and vice versa. Both explored pictorial issues in unique ways, but always remained on guard while looking over their shoulder at the other. Both Matisse and Picasso felt the absolute necessity to acknowledge and absorb the concept and skill of each other. There will be time allocated to visit the Australian War Memorial including the last Post Ceremony.
BOOKING FAST! ALREADY 3 DAY MYSTERY
3rd February, 2020 to 5th February, 2020 (3 days) Cost: $765pp/ts SS: $160 extra 2 BREAKFAST 3 LUNCHES 2 DINNERS
WHERE WHO CARES!
Join us on yet another one of our most popular and exciting Mystery Holiday.
Abound with Fun Food and Fastastic destinations. Also rekindle some familiar friendships.
SO JUST SIT BACK AND ENJOY THE EXPERIENCE!
UNPACK ONCE! SUMMER IN THE SNOWY MOUNTAINS
10th February, 2020 to 15th February, 2020 (6 days) Cost: $1499pp/ts SS: $300 extra 5 BREAKFAST 3 MORNING TEAS 5 LUNCHES 5 DINNERS
A nostalgic Tour not to be missed!
Although the Snowy Mountains are traditionally visited in winter we have chosen Summer for a totally different perspective ie: less crowds and spectacular scenery. Our tour includes a professional local guide. Snowy Mountains Discovery Centre, Eucumbene Trout Farm, Cooma Gaol, Monaro Art Gallery, Mt Kosciuszko Chairlift & many Town associated with the Snowy Hrydro Scheme such as Dalgety (on the Snowy River), Adaminaby, Lake Eucumbene, Jindabyne, Thredbo & much much more.
UNPACK ONCE! HIGHLIGHTS OF THE HIGHLANDS (INCLUDING THE ENLIGHTEN FESTIVAL)
2nd March, 2020 to 5th March, 2020 (4 days) Cost: $1095pp/ts SS: $225 extra 3 BREAKFAST 2 MORNING TEAS 4 LUNCHES 2 DINNERS
Our destination is Goulburn strategically located to provide us with a unique blend of City Facilities and Country Lifestyle. Inclusive in our tour is Joadja Historic Ghost Town which became a part of Australia's largest and richest Industrial Enterprises. Visit Wombeyan Caves, explore the Artefacts and gardens of Riversdale Homestead, then St Saviours Cathedral and its 3,000 Pipe Organ. We spend an evening in Canberra with its Enlighten Festival which is a mesmorising event.
A exceptional tour with a whole lot more!
BOOK EARLY! EASTER FESTIVAL AT LIGHTNING RIDGE
9th April, 2020 to 14th April, 2020 (6 days) Cost: $1395pp/ts SS: $235 extra 5 BREAKFAST 4 LUNCHES 5 DINNERS
Lightning Ridge, in outback NSW, is on the world's richest deposit of black opal. Its a place that abounds with colourful characters, barrels of dreams, opportunities and experiences! The 'Ridge', as it is known to the locals, will welcome you with classic country hospitality but it will certainly not be 'more of the same'. They are a unique bunch out there and pride themselves on a wonderful eccentricity. It is something about the pioneering spirit that has allowed this area to develop - and many visitors become so enamored with the place that a 3 day holiday can turn into a new life. Many are so captivated by the place, they stay. Famous for the elusive and distinctive Black Opal, which is unique to the area, it is a thriving frontier town full of the iconic Australian characters. On this tour we will join in the festivities of their annual Easter Festival which has a unique way of celebrating Easter and their town. On this 6 day tour you will experience a town with a difference - Lightning Ridge!!5 nights motel accommodation
5 Cooked breakfasts
Tour at Chambers of the Black Hand
Visit John Murray Art Gallery
Half day guided tour
Morning tea at the Sheepyard Inn (Grawin)
A day at the Easter Festival
Astronomy presentation and more
BOOK EARLY! FESTIVAL TIME! BRIGHT FESTIVAL OF THE LEAVES
30th April, 2020 to 5th May, 2020 (6 days) Cost: $1325pp/ts SS: $350 extra
A spectacularly colourful event held annually. Join us and be a part of the festivities and diversity within the north east corner of Victoria. Highlighted by the ornamental Autumn tones of Bright and its alpine region, complete with wineries, deer farms, olive groves, mountainous timbered regions of Victorias High Country.
See Falls Creek, Mount Beauty and visit the original Cattlemans Hut tucked away amongst the snow gums. This has been one of our most popular Autumn Tours over the past 27 years. So book early to secure your seat.
AT ITS BEST! YULEFEST CHRISTMAS IN JULY
22nd July, 2020 to 26th July, 2020 (5 days) Cost: $1440pp/ts SS: $260 extra 4 BREAKFAST 4 LUNCHES 4 DINNERS
What better way than to spend our Christmas in July than on the beautiful Mid North Coast Hinterland . We begin with a visit to the Hillview Herb Farm along the Buckets Way then spending the next 4 nights at Belligen. We Visit Trail Bay Gaol, Urunga Honey Place, travel up onto the Dorrigo Plateau with its new Dorrigo Steam Railway Museum, Dangar Falls, Coffs Burrerfly House, The Historic Bunker (National Cartoon Gallery). Climb (by coach) 310 meters above Coffs to Forest Sky Pier Lookout. Upon our return we finish with a 2 1/2 hour Luncheon Cruise on the Wallis Lakes.
The best way to enjoy winter is with friends travelling to a beautiful area engaging with hosts the excel in hospitality
Popular! AUSTRALIAN OUTBACK SPECTACULAR SHOW
3rd September, 2020 to 6th September, 2020 (4 days) Cost: $TBA 3 BREAKFAST 2 LUNCHES 3 DINNERS
Enjoy the all new Australian Outback Spectacular story with true Australian characters, Reg and Marge, who are battling a severe five year drought on their farm. This heart touching story will resonate with many as it delves into real world struggles that many Aussie farmers are dealing with today.
With the help from some unlikely characters, and friendships that will last a lifetime, the pair overcomes the harsh realities of life in the Australian Outback. Australias favourite dinner and show is a great night out.
*Luxury Coach Travel
*3 nights motel accommodation
*Live Show at the Australian Outback Spectacular
*Talk at the Tweed Valley Regional Art Gallery
*Visit a Bison Farm
Great Value! GOURMET DELIGHTS AND SOUTHERN SIGHTS
23rd November, 2020 to 28th November, 2020 (6 days) Cost: $1577pp/ts SS: $400 extra 5 BREAKFAST 5 LUNCHES 5 DINNERS
A food lovers indulgence escape. As we temp our taste buds and senses throughout the Gourmet region of Southern New South Wales and Victoria.
We start our tour with Corowa Whiskey and Chocolate Factory, historic Byramine Homestead and Brewery, Rich Glen Olives, The Big Strawberry,The Catcus County Kitchen (4000 different species) including catcus cake for morning tea, BBQ Luncheon Cruise on Lake Mulwala, Holbrook and it's Submarine Museum.
Sharing of of this with friends, food and lots of fun.