When it comes to superlatives, Australia simply has no equals. On this ancient and spectacular continent, you can dive among the dazzling marine life of the world’s largest coral reef, explore its oldest living rainforests and most sacred rock formations, marvel at some of its rarest and most extraordinary animals, and engage with the descendants of its longest surviving culture.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrive Melbourne
Arrive Melbourne Tullamarine Airport within 20:00 hrs and transfer to hotel (Extra Private Surcharge apply for late night arrivals). Check-in (Early Check-in is Not Guaranteed). Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Melbourne City Tour
Morning Breakfast at Hotel. Pick up from Hotel or nearby Point for Seat In Coach Half Day Melbourne City Tour Inclusions: Fitzroy Gardens and Captain Cook's Cottage (Optional), Queen Victoria Market, Fitzroy Gardens, Albert Park - Grand Prix race track, Federation Square, Shrine of Remembrance, Southbank Waterfront precinct, St Paul's Cathedral, Bolt Bridge. Drop off at Federation Square make your way Melbourne Cricket Ground 75 min. Guided Tour (Subject to availbility). Overnight at Melbourne Hotel
Day 3: Full Day Great Ocean Road Tour
After Breakfast Pick up from Hotel or nearby point for Full Day Great Ocean Road Tour- The Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge, London Bridge conclude at 7 pm. Overnight at Melbourne Hotel
Day 4: Melbourne To Tangalooma
After breakfast depart to Melbourne Tullamarine Airport and transfer for early morning flight. Arrive Brisbane International Airport by 07:30 hrs or Domestic Airport by 08:40 hrs and transfer for Brisbane Holt Street Wharf. Check-in by 09:30 hrs and board the 10:00 hrs Tangalooma Launch to Moreton Island. Arrive Tangalooma Island Resort by 11:15 hrs and check-into Resort by 14:00 hrs. Rest of the day free to enjoy many complimentary or Optional Island activities. Evening complimentary Wild Dolphin Feeding program (weather & tide permitting).
Travel from Melbourne to Tangalooma
Fly to Brisbane, ferry
Fly to Gold Coast, train, ferry
Drive, car ferry
Day 5: Desert Safari And Sand Toboganning Tour
After breakfast check-out. Today join the Desert Safari and Sand Toboganning Tour. This evening take the 16:00 hrs Launch to Brisbane Holt Street Wharf and depart for Gold Coast hotel for check-in. Overnight at your Gold Coast hotel.
Travel from Tangalooma to Gold Coast
Car ferry, taxi
Car ferry, bus
Car ferry, train
Day 6: Dream World
After breakfast transfer for Dream World admission. Overnight at your hotel.
Day 7: Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary And Sea World
After breakfast transfer for half day Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary admission. Afternoon transfer for half day Sea World admission. Overnight at your hotel.
Day 8: Movie World
After breakfast transfer to Movie World admission. Overnight at your hotel.
Day 9: Gold Coast To Cairns
After breakfast check-out and transfer to Brisbane or Gold Coast Airport. Arrive Cairns Airport within 22:30 hrs and transfer to hotel. Day free and overnight at hotel.
Travel from Gold Coast to Cairns
Fly from Gold Coast
Bus to Brisbane, fly
Day 10: Big Cat Cruise Tour
After breakfast full day Big Cat Cruise Tour to Green Island Reef with Buffet Lunch, Semi-submarine and Glass bottom boat or Snorkelling Gears (Pak 4). Overnight at hotel. (Upgrade options to Sunlover Outer Barrier Reef Cruise with Vegetarian Lunch available at Supplement Cost Extra AUD55/Adult & AUD35/Child).
Day 11: Optional Tour
After breakfast choice of either full day Kuranda Tour including 1Way SkyRail + Rainforestation (Pamagirri Dance and Army Duck) + 1Way ScenicRail (sky6) or full day Kuranda Tour including Tjapukai Cultural Park + 1Way SkyRail + 1Way ScenicRail (sky4)
(No operations due to maintenance or closure of SkyRail on 7, 14, 21 May and 3, 07, 17 September). Overnight at your Hotel.
Day 12: Cairns To Sydney
After breakfast depart for Cairns Airport and transfer for your onward flight. Arrive Sydney Airport within 20:00 hrs and transfer to your hotel. Overnight at your hotel.
Travel from Cairns to Sydney
Day 13: Sydney City Tour
After breakfast half day Sydney City Tour with views of Opera House and Harbour Bridge and visit to Bondi Beach, etc (complimentary and non refundable) - Limited hotel pickup, No hotel drop, this Tour ends by 11:45 hrs near Darling Harbour or Circular Quay. Get down nearest to King Street Wharf, Darling Harbour and proceed to Sea Life Aquarium at Darling Harbour to exchange Combo 2 Pass voucher for admissions to Sea Life Aquarium and Sydney Tower Eye with 4D Experience (Transfers to Aquarium and Tower are not included). Evening proceed on own to King Street Wharf #5, Darling Harbour by 18:50-19:00 hrs to join Sydney Show Boat, Indian Dinner Cruise with Standard Seating (No Transfers – does not operates on Tuesday and Sunday and no operations or not valid on 08 JUN, 05 OCT, 25, 26, 28 & 31 DEC, 01 JAN, 26 JAN, 14 FEB - No Jain Menu catered). (Supplement cost of AUD20 Per Person extra to Upgrade to Priority Seating)
Day 14: Optional Tour
After breakfast choice of one full day tour either - Port Stephens' Dolphin and Dunes Tour Departure 08:00 hrs only on Wed and Sat / Returns by 18:30 hrs (Compulsory and non refundable) or Blue Mountains Tour with Wildlife Park, Scenic Rides at Scenic World and bonus River Cruise - Tour ends at Darling Harbour or Circular Quay (Compulsory and non refundable) or Hunter Valley Wineries Tour with Gourmet style Lunch - Departure 08:00 hrs only on Tue, Wed, Fri and Sun / returns 18:30 hrs (Compulsory and non refundable).
Day 15: Departure
After breakfast check out of hotel and transfer to Sydney Airport for onward flight.