Day By Day Itinerary
DAY 01: MELBOURNE - PHILIP ISLAND TOUR
Arrive Melbourne Airport meet with our representative and transfer to Hotel. At 3.00pm enjoy an evening tour to Phillip Island. At dusk, view the wonderful phenomenon of the little penguins as they emerge from the surf, returning to the safety of their dune rookeries. From your nearby vantage point you will have the opportunity to watch the penguins feed their young. Dinner can be purchased at the cafeteria (own expense). Tour concludes at approximately 10.30pm at which time hotel drop offs will commence. Overnight at Hotel. Day free at your own. Overnight at Melbourne Hotel.
DAY 02: FULL DAY GREAT OCEAN ROAD WITH RAINFOREST
Coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a 1 Day Great Ocean Road and Rainforest Tour. The Great Ocean Road traverses over 200 km's of spectacular coastline with jaw-dropping ocean views and ancient rainforests. Spend the day with our experienced local guides to discover some of our favourite spots, take a stroll to find wild koalas, and join in a guided walk through the rainforest surrounded by giant mountain ash trees. Our day tours include a visit to the iconic rock formations known as the 12 Apostles. Browse the shops, buy an ice-cream at the award winning ice cream shop or take a walk along the beach! Tour concludes at approximately 9:00pm, at which time hotel drop offs will commence. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 03 : MELBOURNE - TANGALOOMA
Today transfer to Melbourne Airport for your flight to Brisbane. Reach Brisbane Domestic Airport by 0840Hrs & transfer to Brisbane Holt Street Wharf. Check-in by 0930hrs and board the 1000hrs Tangalooma Launch to Moreton Island. Arrive Tangalooma Island Resort by 1115hrs & check-into Resort by 1400hrs. Rest of the Day Free to enjoy many complimentary or Optional Island activities. Evening Complimentary Wild Dolphin Feeding program (weather & tide permitting). Overnight at Resort.
DAY 04 : TANGALOOMA - GOLD COAST
Check-Out from the Reosrt and join the Desert Safari & Sand Toboganning Tour. This evening take the Launch to Brisbane Holt Street Wharf. Transfer to Gold Coast Hotel and Check-in. Overnight at your Gold Coast Hotel.
DAY 05: DREAM WORLD
Transfer to Dream World. You'll enjoy more than 40 rides and attractions including the park’s famous Big 8 Thrill Rides, Wiggles World, the all new DreamWorks Experience. Don't miss the exciting live shows, a host of characters plus more than 500 native Australian animals, there is something for everyone at Dream world. Return to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 06: SEA WORLD
Today enjoy the trip to Sea World. Sea World is one of the most popular theme parks in Gold coast. The emphasis is on educational animal encounters at Sea World, with the interactive fun of dolphin adventures a particular highlight. Watch polar bears in action, go on a seal safari, see performing dolphins, and meet Bert and Ernie at Sesame Street Beach. Sea World isn't just about wild life, it's also the home of roller-coaster action on Jet Rescue. Ride the Bermuda Triangle, lose your lunch on the Corkscrew Rollercoaster, splash down on the Viking's Revenge, or take to the high seas on the Pirate Ship. Return to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 07: GOLD COAST - SYDNEY
Depart for Gold Coast Airport for your onward flight to Sydney. Arrive Sydney & transfer to your Hotel. Overnight at your Hotel.
DAY 08 : CITY TOUR OF SYNDEY
Today join the city tour of Sydney. See points of interest including The Rocks, Sydney OperaHouse and visit Mrs Macquaries Chair for superb views of the harbour and city skyline. Journey to Bondi Beach, Australia's most famous surf beach, where you can wander along the shoreline and dip your toes into the cool ocean. Next stop is the entrance of Sydney Harbour, known as the Gap. A dramatic ocean cliff on the eastern coast of Sydney, the Gap provides breathtaking views of the coastline. Return to Sydney through the famous suburbs of Double Bay, Paddington and Kings Cross. Tour concludes at approximately 11.45am and you may disembark at either Darling Harbour or Circular Quay. Rest of the time is free to explore the Sydney or shopping at your own.
DAY 09 : BLUE MOUNTAIN INC FEATHERDALE WL & CRUISE
Pick up from your hotel to commence a full day Blue Mountans tour. Travel over the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge and head west towards the Blue Mountains. Visit the quaint village of Leura to purchase morning tea (own expense), then head to Scenic World and enjoy views of the Jamison Valley. You may choose to ride the Railway, Cableway or Skyway (own expense). Next stop is Echo Point to take in the spectacular views of the Megalong and Jamison Valleys across to the Three Sisters. Learn about the Aboriginal dreamtime legend of this rock formation. Stop at Waradah Aboriginal Centre (entry at own expense), then head to Featherdale Wildlife Park for the opportunity to get up close with our native wildlife. Hand feed kangaroos, wallabies, emus and enjoy a face to face encounter with a friendly koala. End the day with a relaxing cruise down the Parramatta River to Sydney Harbour, admiring the waterside suburbs and scenery along the way. Disembark at either Darling Harbour or Circular Quay. Tour concludes at approximately 6.00pm.
DAY 10 : SYDNEY – DEPARTURE
Check out from Hotel and transfer to Sydney Airport for your onwards flight.