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Luxury

South Coast Explorer

7 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: GOSC7
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Mount Kosciuszko

Ride the Kosciuszko Express Chairlift to lunch at Australia’s highest restaurant 1,937 metres above Thredbo Village.

Booderee National Park

Spot local wildlife while an Indigenous expert will offer an insight into bush food, medicine and survival skills.

The Best of Yarrangobilly

Embark on guided exploration to discover Jillabenan Cave's delicate stalagmites, stalactites, shawls and cave corals.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in 15 destinations
  • Locally-inspired dining - a total of 19 meals
  • Expert APT Driver-Guide
  • Airport transfers, port charges and park fees
  • GOSC7 - 2020 season runs for 7 days

Map & Itinerary

APT OWA GOSC7 Map 2020
Sydney to Melbourne

Reverse Trip

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Join a local Indigenous expert in Booderee National Park and explore its botanical gardens.


Be met on arrival at the Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour this morning, where your tour commences. Travel along the South Coast of New South Wales and through Royal National Park. Arrive in Kiama and witness the natural spectacle of the Kiama Blowhole. After lunch, visit Booderee National Park. Tonight, savour dinner at Rick Stein at Bannisters.

Stay: Mollymook, Bannisters the Pavilion

Daily :
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Enter Kosciuszko National Park as you depart early for Yarrangobilly. Tonight, you will stay in the 1917 section of Yarrangobilly Caves House, an award-winning heritage property set within the national park.

Stay: Two Nights, Yarrangobilly Caves House

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Embark on guided tour to discover Jillabenan Cave's delicate stalagmites, stalactites, shawls and cave corals. Enjoy a picnic lunch, where you can relax in the large outdoor thermal pool, fed by a natural spring with water at 27 degrees Celsius.


Enjoy your signature experience.

Stay: Two Nights, Yarrangobilly Caves House

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Take in the views over Mount Kosciuszko as you board the Kosciuszko Express Chairlift.


Travel to Thredbo, where your journey will soar to new heights today. Board the Kosciuszko Express Chairlift for sublime vistas as you are lifted to the closest access point to Mount Kosciuszko. Enjoy a unique dining experience at Eagles Nest Restaurant, 1,937 metres above Thredbo Village. Arrive at your inn overlooking Lake Jindabyne.

Stay: Jindabyne, The Banjo Paterson Inn

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Traverse the Alpine Way and Murray Valley Highway as you cross into the state of Victoria. Later, arrive in Myrtleford.

Stay: Myrtleford Motel On Alpine

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

See a Ned Kelly theatre production then explore the Benalla Heritage Trail.

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Traverse a 4WD track to Stringybark Creek.


Experience a full day in Kelly Country. First stop in Glenrowan, the site of the Last Stand of Ned Kelly. Here, experience an interactive theatre production that will transport you back in time over 100 years, to witness the events that led up to the capture of the Kelly Gang. Continue to Benalla and embark on a walking tour, then explore the Benalla Heritage Trail, packed with more than 20 sites that bring this town to life. These include the original Broken River Border Police Station and the barber shop where Ned Kelly tried to escape custody. Then, traverse a 4WD track to Stringybark Creek, where the infamous shoot-out between police and the Kelly Gang took place on 26 October 1878.

Stay: Mansfield, Sebel Pinnacle Valley Resort

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Take an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of Healesville Sanctuary. Interact with native wildlife in a tranquil bushland setting, while learning about how the sanctuary is committed to fighting extinction.


Travel via Buxton to Healesville, where you will enjoy a Signature Experience. Head to the popular Yarra Valley wine region, where you'll enjoy a farewell lunch at Coombe, once the home of world-famous opera singer, Dame Nellie Melba. Arrive at Melbourne Airport later this afternoon, where your holiday draws to a conclusion.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Travel & Accommodation

Best accommodation around

At the end of each day's exploration, stay in each region's best accommodation.

Custom-designed 4WD vehicles

Our specially engineered vehicles have an impeccable reliability record, traversing some of the roughest terrain.

Guaranteed Small Group Touring

With a maximum of just 22 guests, you'll be treated as an individual with personalised attention at every step.

It has been a privilege to welcome so many guests aboard APT’s award-winning journeys, and a joy to see those guests fall in love with each new experience the world presents.