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NSW Mid Coast Getaway

 

NSW Mid Coast Getaway | 10 days

TOUR MAP

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Fighterworld Aviation Museum
  • Nostalgic Newcastle Tram
  • Newcastle Harbour Cruise
  • Sea Acres Rainforest Centre
  • Billabong Koala and Wildlife Park
  • Historic Trial Bay Gaol
  • Experience Dolphin Marine Magic
  • Dorrigo National Park
  • The Big Golden Guitar
  • Magical Hunter Valley Gardens

TOUR DETAILS

9 breakfasts | 6 lunches | 9 dinners | most morning/afternoon teas

DEPARTURE DATES:

12-MAY-2017

23-AUG-2017

For specific tour details including airfares, choose your departure city below.

 
2017 PRICING
(not including saving):

$3,440

2018 PRICING
(not including saving):

TBA

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FOR BOOKINGS CALL US AT:


1800 815 906


(03) 9875  1444

 
2017 PRICING
(not including saving):

$3,940

2018 PRICING
(not including saving):

TBA

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FOR BOOKINGS CALL US AT:


1800 815 906


(03) 9875  1444

 
2017 PRICING
(not including saving):

$3,740

2018 PRICING
(not including saving):

TBA

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FOR BOOKINGS CALL US AT:


1800 815 906

 

(03) 9875  1444

 
2017 PRICING
(not including saving):

$4,040

2018 PRICING
(not including saving):

TBA

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  FOR BOOKINGS CALL US AT:


1800 815 906


(03) 9875  1444

 
2017 PRICING
(not including saving):

$4,090

2018 PRICING
(not including saving):

TBA

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  FOR BOOKINGS CALL US AT:  


1800 815 906  


(03) 9875  1444

 
2017 PRICING
(not including saving):

$3,740

2018 PRICING
(not including saving):

TBA

BOOK NOW!

  FOR BOOKINGS CALL US AT:  


1800 815 906


(03) 9875  1444

 
2017 PRICING
(not including saving):

$4,465**

2018 PRICING
(not including saving):

$3,810**

BOOK NOW!

   

FOR BOOKINGS CALL US AT:


1800 815 906


(03) 9875  1444

 
2017 PRICING
(not including saving):

$3,440

2018 PRICING
(not including saving):

TBA

BOOK NOW!

   

FOR BOOKINGS CALL US AT:  


1800 815 906


(03) 9875  1444

 
2017 PRICING
(not including saving):

$630

2018 PRICING
(not including saving):

TBA

BOOK NOW!

FOR BOOKINGS CALL US AT:


1800 815 906


(03) 9875  1444

All prices listed are per person twin share.


*Tour commences in Darwin and ends in Broome.
**Overnight Melbourne. Refer to page 144.


Deposit of $400 due within 7 days of booking,
plus any additional deposit needed for nonrefundable
airfares.

 

Balance due 60 days prior to departure.

Day 1 (D) SYDNEY, NEWCASTLE

Following our morning departure from Sydney, we travel to Newcastle Airport to collect fellow passengers. At Fighterworld Aviation Museum, adjacent to Newcastle airport we view the comprehensive display of the history of the Royal Australian Air Force. Some time to relax on arrival at our home for two nights, Best Western Apollo International.

Day 2 (B,L,D) NEWCASTLE TRAM, NEWCASTLE HARBOUR CRUISE

This morning we take a ride with a difference on the famous Newcastle Tram as it rumbles past the major attractions of central Newcastle and along the waterfront. Boarding the Moonshadow IV, a Supercat catamaran, we spend an enjoyable afternoon cruising Newcastle Harbour. Take in the amazing views along the foreshore and headlands as we cruise.

Day 3 (B,L,D) FORSTER-TUNCURRY, TAREE, PORT MACQUARIE

Our first stop today is Medowie Macadamias where we tour the farm and enjoy tastings if you wish. Continuing to Taree we visit Artisans on the Hill Gallery, set in an elevated hillside, overlooking the beautiful Manning Valley. Our hotel for two nights, the Water’s Edge, Port Macquarie.

Day 4 (B,D) SEA ACRES RAINFOREST CENTRE, BILLABONG WILDLIFE PARK

A relaxing day in Port Macquarie. Enjoy coastal views as we visit Gaol Point and Tacking Point Lighthouse lookout, we explore Sea Acres Rainforest Centre and view St Thomas’ Church. After lunch we visit the Billabong Koala and Wildlife Park where you can get up close with the wildlife, if you wish.

Day 5 (B,L,D) KEMPSEY, SOUTH WEST ROCKS, COFFS HARBOUR

Continuing north to Kempsey we tour the interesting Macleay River Museum and Settlers Cottage. At nearby South West Rocks we visit the Trial Bay Gaol and Museum, which is surrounded by amazing coastal views. We continue through Nambucca Heads to our home for two nights, the Sanctuary Resort, Coffs Harbour.

Day 6 (B,L,D) DOLPHIN MARINE MAGIC, BUTTERFLY HOUSE

Dolphin Marine Magic is Australia’s most interactive marine park where you can be kissed by a seal, shake “hands” with a dolphin or feed a penguin. We spend our morning here, lunch completes this enjoyable visit. During the afternoon we stroll the tranquil Butterfly House, set in an indoor subtropical rainforest.

Day 7 (B,L,D) DORRIGO NATIONAL PARK, ARMIDALE

This morning we travel into Dorrigo National Park and the Dorrigo Rainforest Centre. Take in the panoramic views over Bellingen Valley from the Skywalk Lookout. At The Glade we take an easy stroll through the magnificent rainforest on the Walk with the Birds Boardwalk. We continue to the spectacular Ebor Falls, then our home for the night, All Seasons Armidale.

Day 8 (B,D) TAMWORTH, SINGLETON, MAITLAND

Tamworth is Australia’s home of country music and this morning we get a first hand look at its rich history when we visit The Big Golden Guitar Centre. This afternoon we reach Maitland and tour Maitland Gaol, once home to the most hardened criminals and we learn of the gaol’s vibrant history that spans over 150 years. Our home for two nights is the Mercure Monte Pio.

Day 9 (B,L,D) HUNTER VALLEY GARDENS, KURRI KURRI

A special day as we visit the Hunter Valley Gardens, Australia’s largest garden display. Stroll amongst the roses, take in the superb views from the lookout or step back in time at Storybook Garden. There is also ample time to browse the unique village shops before we return to Maitland via Kurri Kurri, the town of murals.

Day 10 (B) MAITLAND, NEWCASTLE, SYDNEY

Departing our hotel we return to Newcastle Airport, bidding fond farewells to those boarding flights home before continuing to Sydney completing our relaxing mid coast getaway.