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Departing on one of our opulent ‘Diamond Class’ or luxury ‘Gold Class’ coaches from the Brisbane CBD, we we travel south for lunch. Our afternoon takes us through Coffs Harbour to Port Macquarie where we stay overnight.1 Night Stay: Sails Resort, Port Macquarie

DAY 2 – Bulahdelah, GOSFORD, BOWRAL (B,MT,L,D)

This morning we leave Port Macquarie, take a break at Bulahdelah, and then continue on, arriving at Gosford for lunch. Travelling through Sydney’s western suburbs we head up in to the Southern Highlands. 2 Night Stay: Peppers Manor House, Bowral


Today we visit Corbett Gardens displaying a huge array of tulips, as well as other bright and vibrant springtime bulbs, followed by a guided tour of the Bradman Museum. Enjoy a casual lunch before our afternoon takes us to Fitzroy Falls, situated at the head of the escarpment leading down to the tranquil Kangaroo Valley.


Travelling via Goulburn we arrive at Tulip Top Gardens offering 10 acres of magnificent tulips and other spring flowers creating a spectacular display. Hundreds of blossom trees nestle between the flowers and provide a magic pathway to the cascading waterfall and watercourse. Our afternoon takes us to Cockington Green Gardens showcasing a delightful and fascinating display of meticulously crafted miniature buildings set within beautifully landscaped gardens. Before checking-in at our hotel, we take a drive up to Mount Ainslie lookout for magnificent views over Canberra. 3 Night Stay: Gold Class: Burbury, Canberra. Diamond Class: Hotel Realm Canberra


We start our day with a visit to Canberra’s icon event Floriade. Showcasing one million flowers in bloom throughout springtime, it is the biggest flower festival in Australia. At 2pm we visit the War Memorial, touring through the Hall of Memory, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Pool of Reflection and the Roll of Honour, finishing with a moving closing ceremony. * Lunch is at your own expense today. GGP

DAY 6 – Australian National Botanic Gardens, PARLIAMENT HOUSE TOUR, (B,L,D)

We start our day at the Australian National Botanic Gardens, taking a walk with a knowledgeable guide, to appreciate the beauty and clever adaptations of Australian plants, and the research and effort involved in creating and maintaining the gardens. creating and maintaining the gardens. Next we take a guided tour of the National Arboretum to explore the forests of endangered and symbolic trees from Australia and around the world. After breaking for lunch, our day’s touring takes us to Parliament House. Here we have access to the Chambers and historic documents like Magna Carta. The unique blend of impressive architecture, a stunning art collection and beautiful landscape makes Parliament House one of Australia’s most significant and popular cultural attractions. GGP


Departing Canberra we journey north passing through Yass to Cowra, where we break for lunch at the Cowra Japanese Gardens. After lunch you can enjoy a self-guided tour that will introduce you to the symbolic nature of the gardens. The Cowra Japanese Garden covers 5 hectares – the largest in the southern hemisphere. It was built because of Cowra’s special significance to the Japanese. The unique relationship of Cowra and Japan originated on a cold night in August 1944, when more than a thousand Japanese prisoners of war broke out of the prison camp. Departing Cowra we make our way to Bathurst and take an exhilarating lap of Mount Panorama. We continue our journey on to the Blue Mountains. 1 Night Stay: Fairmont Resort, Leura


This morning, we depart the Blue Mountains for the Hunter Valley, arriving at the magnificent Hunter Valley Gardens. On arrival we relax over lunch then take a guided train tour through the individually themed gardens that showcase the artistry of gardens around the world and use both native and exotic varieties of plants. 1 Night Stay: Gold Class: Mercure Resort, Hunter Valley Gardens, Hunter Valley, Diamond Class: VOCO Kirkton Park, Hunter Valley

DAY 9 – Darley Thoroughbred Stud, TAMWORTH, ARMIDALE (B,L,D)

Leaving the resort after breakfast we travel through the Hunter wine growing region to the Darley Thoroughbred Stud near Denman where we spend time with a local guide, Craig Benjamin, who has exclusive rights to conduct tours of some of the most prestigious racing studs in the area. Enjoy an insider’s tour of the thoroughbred racing industry and enjoy a very interesting introduction to the equine industry. During spring the mares start giving birth to the foals and it truly is a sight to be seen. Later we travel on to Tamworth, to visit the Big Golden Guitar before finishing our day in Armidale. 1 Night Stay: Cotswold Gardens, Armidale


Discover the Celtic heritage of Glen Innes visiting the Standing Stones, a famous national monument to Australia’s Celtic pioneers, and recognised by the Celtic Council of Australia as the national gathering point for Celtic descendants and clans. Next we cross the border back into Queensland and make our way past the grape growing districts of Ballandean, breaking for lunch at the College of Wine & Tourism, experiencing the Medley of Mains luncheon, matching food with wine. Return to the Brisbane CBD 4.30pm.

B = Hot & Continental Breakfast; MT = M/Tea; L = Lunch; AT = A/Tea; D = Two Course Dinner

dates & pricing

Twinshare Sole Use Departs 2022
$3975 $5175 21 Sep – GOLD CLASS
$3975 $5175 28 Sep – GOLD CLASS (SOLD OUT)
$4625 $6010 4 Oct – DIAMOND CLASS (SOLD OUT)
  • EARLY BIRD DEAL – Save $300 per couple or $150 Single for SEP/OCT 2022 tours. Book by 30 June 2022
  • GREEN GUEST POLICY (GGP OPTION) – Select the GGP option on this tour and help reduce extra pressures on our natural environment. You will be rewarded with a reduced rate on your tour. SAVE: $20PP TWIN SHARE OR $40 SOLE USE
  • Non-refundable deposit required to secure booking $600pp
  • This package is subject to a fuel levy without notice for coach component
  • FITNESS LEVEL – A RATING OF 2 (MODERATE) Passengers must be able to:-
    • Participate in walking tours with time to rest at least every 10 minutes
    • Walk on areas such as bush tracks and soft sand – mostly level ground
    • Stand for 15 minutes, without needing to sit down
    • Tackle a flight of stairs or incline
    • Getting on and off transportation multiple times unaided
    • Manage your own luggage

Highlights & inclusions

  • Choice of opulent ‘Diamond Class’ or luxury ‘Gold Class’ coach travel
  • 1 night Port Macquarie
  • 2 nights Bowral; Corbett Gardens
  • Fitzroy Falls; Kangaroo Valley; Bradman Museum
  • Tulip Top & Cockington Green Gardens
  • 3 nights Canberra; Embassy drive tour
  • National Arboretum
  • Floriade; War Memorial; Parliament House
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens guided tour; Mount Ainslie lookout
  • Cowra Japanese Gardens
  • 1 night Blue Mountains
  • 1 night Hunter Valley with gardens train tour
  • Upper Hunter thoroughbred stud tour
  • Big Golden Guitar, Tamworth
  • 1 night Armidale
  • 27 meals
  • ‘Diamond Class’ tours include a beverage package each evening with dinner **(standard beer, wine, spirits and soft drink capped to a bar tab not unlimited)


  • Return economy class flights ex Sydney, Melbourne or Adelaide to Brisbane
  • 2 additional nights bed & breakfast (1 night pre & 1 night post tour) at Meriton Suites, Brisbane
  • Return Airtrain tickets ex Brisbane Domestic Terminal to Central Station
  • Plus $880pp Twin Share
  • Plus $1090 Sole Use
  • Subject to availability – some block out dates apply. Prices are subject to change without notice

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