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Grand Australian Discovery

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Trip Code: TQC17R
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  • Map & Itinerary
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Trip Highlights

Sunset At Uluru

Seated under the desert stars, take in a stunning sunset over Uluru with a glass of wine.

Australias great wonder

Experience the colourful coral and marine life of the Great Barrier Reef through a number of activities.

The One And Only Australia Zoo

Made famous by the late Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin, this world-renowned zoo features many native species.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Flight from Sydney to the Gold Coast
  • Immersive Insider Experiences
  • 14 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch and 7 Dinners
  • Expert tour director plus local guides in select locations
  • Luggage porterage for your convenience

Map & Itinerary

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Australia Map TQC17R 2018-19

Alice Springs to Sydney

Reverse Trip

Designed exclusively for our guests
INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a range of included special or unique excursions and events

Arrive into Alice Springs today and enjoy some leisurely time to settle into your surroundings.

Stay: Mercure Alice Springs Resort

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Enjoy sunset and a glass of wine at Uluru.


Discover the majesty of Uluru.

Stay: Ayers Rock Resort, Desert Gardens Hotel

Visit Kata Tjuta, then travel to Kings Canyon.

Stay: Kings Canyon Resort

Choose one of two walks at Kings Canyon.

Stay: Mercure Alice Springs Resort

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Settle in to your room at Pullman Cairns International.

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a special Farewell Dinner at Tjapukai by Night.


Be met on arrival in Cairns. Later, take in an Insider Experience.

Stay: Two Nights: Pullman Cairns International

Daily :
  • Dinner
INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Cruise from Cairns to Reef Magic’s exclusive platform and enjoy hours among the spectacular coral and marine life.


Today, enjoy an incredible Insider Experience.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Ride the Kuranda Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.


Today, enjoy an Insider Experience. Later, visit the beautiful Atherton Tablelands. Experience the serene atmosphere of Millaa Millaa Falls and marvel at the unusual formations of the Curtain Fig Tree.

Stay: Mission Beach, Castaways Resort and Spa

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Cruise to Hamilton Island in the Whitsundays for a special stay.


Travel from Mission Beach to Townsville for a tour of this tropical city. From Airlie Beach, take in an Insider Experience.

Stay: Two Nights: Hamilton Island, Reef View Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Enjoy today at leisure on beautiful Hamilton Island. You might like to snorkel off the beach and discover the abundance of tropical fish, take a stroll through the rainforest, or simply relax by one of the resort’s many swimming pools. Alternatively, embark on a half-day excursion to Whitehaven Beach, regarded as one of Australia’s most stunning beaches (own expenseˆ).

Daily :
  • Breakfast

This morning, cruise back to the mainland and rejoin your coach for the journey south to Rockhampton. Here, you’ll see wide streets lined with Victorian-style buildings - a reminder of the region’s 19th-century gold and copper mining boom.

Stay: Rockhampton, Central Park Motel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a relaxing stay on World Heritage-listed Fraser Island at the eco-friendly Kingfisher Bay Resort.


This morning, travel to Hervey Bay while keeping an eye out for marine-life. Then, enjoy an Insider Experience.

Stay: Two Nights: Fraser Island, Kingfisher Bay Resort

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Discover Dreamtime stories and take part in a corroboree.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Enjoy dinner at the iconic Noosa Surf Club.


Today, you’ll depart Fraser Island and travel to the beautiful resort town of Noosa for a relaxing one-night stay. Take in the stunning views before an Insider Experience.

Stay: Sebel Noosa

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Visit Australia Zoo today, made famous by the late Crocodile Hunter, Steven Irwin.


Take in an Insider Experience today. Then, you will travel to the Gold Coast for a beautiful two-night stay.

Stay: Two Nights: Gold Coast, Mantra on View

Daily :
  • Breakfast

After breakfast this morning, spend the day at leisure exploring beautiful Surfers Paradise. Perhaps wander downtown or walk along the golden sands of Surfers Paradise Beach.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a spectacular dinner on your evening harbour cruise.


Transfer to the Gold Coast airport today for your flight to Sydney. On arrival, you will undertake a city sights tour and see icons such as the Sydney Opera House, before delighting in an Insider Experience.

Stay: Two nights: Parkroyal Darling Harbour

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Enjoy a day at leisure before your flight home.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Sydney Harbour Dinner Cruise

Enjoy million dollar views of the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge as you devour a delicious dinner

An Island Gem

Discover why Kingfisher Bay Resort on Fraser Island has won six Australian and nine Queensland Tourism Awards

Dinner at Tjapukai

Join a Rainbow Serpent circle to learn traditional language songs before a dinner of Australian meats, seafood and salads

From the Australian Outback and Europe’s waterways to the icescapes of Antarctica and far beyond, we won’t just take you there, we’ll immerse you in the wonders of each and every place you visit