Australia | Signature Experiences
Australia is a wonder of contrasts bursting with diverse highlights just waiting to be explored. There are incredible Signature Experiences waiting for you throughout Australia; from sipping bubbly at the ‘Tip of Australia’ on Cape York and meeting the wild dolphins of Monkey Mia, to exploring Freycinet National Park in Tasmania on a Wineglass Bay Cruise and embarking on the Kings Canyon Rim Walk.
Coffin Bay Oysters | South Australia
Spirit of the Wild | Tasmania
Bungle Bungles Sunset Drinks
Discover Australia's Unique Experiences
Walk to the ‘Tip of Australia’ on the Cape York Peninsula | Queensland
Take a mildly challenging but thoroughly awe-inspiring walk to the tip of the peninsula to experience being at the Australian mainland’s most northerly point. Take in the stunning vistas over the Torres Strait, then afterwards, take to the skies as you embark on a scenic helicopter flight over the tip of Cape York.
St Hugo Winery | South Australia
Savour a visit to St Hugo Wines in the Barossa Valley. Sample wines, guided by an expert team member, and then take a stroll through the Kitchen Garden with executive chef Nik Tucker, to explain St Hugo’s food philosophy and how the garden produce is used. This is followed by a two-course lunch with paired wines.
Zodiac Ride to King George Falls
Ride aboard a Zodiac to approach King George Falls, which plunges 80 metres over a sandstone cliff. Edge closer to this epic cascade and learn how it turns to a raging torrent during the monsoonal wet season.
Cruise the Gordon River
Witness the inimitable beauty of the Gordon River region from the comfort of the Captain’s Premier Upper Deck aboard the Spirit of the Wild. Enjoy an unforgettable cruise across Macquarie Harbour and into the dark waters of the mighty Gordon.
Admire Bigge Island Rock Art
Bigge Island is renowned for its Indigenous rock art, found scattered in caves throughout the island. Step ashore and wander through the caves to see examples of first-contact art created by the Wunambal people. View Featured Trip.
Explore Montgomery Reef
An exhilarating Zodiac excursion brings you up close to one of nature’s most magical disappearing acts. See the reef rise from the ocean as the surrounding tidal waters recede. View Featured Trip.
Zebedee Natural Hot Springs
Head to Zebedee Springs, a permanent natural thermal spring tucked away in a secluded pocket of El Questro National Park. Relax as you soak in the hot springs and leave feeling refreshed. View Featured Trip.
Bungle Bungle Range Sunset
During your time in Purnululu National Park, watch the sunset over the Bungle Bungle Range – with a glass of bubbly in hand, of course. Enjoy unparalleled views of the beehive domes as they transform during golden hour. View Featured Trip.
Mitchell Plateau Rock Art
Step back in time as you explore the remarkable Wandjina and Gwion Gwion Indigenous rock art galleries of the Mitchell Plateau. Some of the Kimberley’s incredible rock paintings date back over 17,000 years. View Featured Trip.
Cruise Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge
Glide through the winding gorges of Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge and marvel at the centuries-old sandstone, shaped by nature. Capture a view of freshwater crocodiles and birdlife as you go. View Featured Trip
Sounds of Silence Dinner
Experience a magical evening under the stars at a memorable Sounds of Silence dinner. With Uluru visible in the distance and the iconic sound of a didgeridoo filling the atmosphere, toast the scene with a glass of bubbly and feast on a delicious bush tucker-inspired buffet as the Milky Way dazzles overhead. View Featured Trip
Field of Light
Marvel at the beauty of the world-renowned Field of Light installation as Uluru and the Red Centre transform at sunrise. Enjoy an incredible view over the thousands of coloured lights spreading out across the desert floor and watch as the illumination gives way to the day’s first light. View Featured Trip
Kings Canyon Rim Walk
Discover Kings Canyon on a challenging yet rewarding walk around the sandstone rim.Once you have ascended to the lookout, indulge in the magnificent vista of the canyon itself. View Featured Trip
Lost City Helicopter Flight
Board a helicopter and fly over the spectacular sandstone formations of the Lost City at Lorella Springs. See how the sunlight interacts with the unique shapes of stone, creating various shadows and auras. View Featured Trip
Take in the grand scale of Wilpena Pound. Walk to one of the Pound’s many viewpoints and be awestruck by panoramic views at every angle of this 800-million-year-old landscape. View Featured Trip
Coffin Bay Oyster Tour
Cruise the waters of Coffin Bay and savour freshly shucked oysters straight from the ocean on an incredible oyster-tasting experience. Located on the southern tip of the Eyre Peninsula, this magnificent area is renowned for its pristine beaches, abundant wildlife and Australia’s best seafood. View Featured Trip
Seal Bay on Kangaroo Island
Australia’s third-largest island is home to an incredible array of native wildlife. Sometimes called a ‘zoo without fences,’ Kangaroo Island is a dream destination for nature lovers, the highlight of which is beautiful Seal Bay, home to a colony of Australian sea lions. Join a local guide and walk along the boardwalk that leads you into the heart of an Australian sea lion colony. View Featured Trip
Flight over Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre
Embark on an included scenic flight over the majestic Kati Thanda–Lake Eyre. See a bird’s-eye view of this beautiful location and witness a range of vibrant blue and pink hues. Even when dry, uncover the mesmerising geometric patterns of the bed. View Featured Trip
Visit the Umoona Opal Mine and Museum in Coober Pedy to learn about the differences between types of opals. View an informative documentary in the theatre and descend into a mine that was active in the 1920s. View Featured Trip
Dinner at Fino Seppeltsfield
Savour an exclusive dinner at Fino Seppeltsfield. Enjoy dining in their underground cellar as you indulge in a 6-course degustation meal. View Featured Trip
Cruise the Gordon River
Witness the inimitable beauty of the Gordon River region from the comfort of the Captain’s Premier Upper Deck aboard the Spirit of the Wild. Enjoy an unforgettable cruise across Macquarie Harbour and into the dark waters of the mighty Gordon. View Featured Trip.
Cradle Mountain – Lake St Clair
Surrounded by ancient alpine forest, tranquil lakes and stirring natural beauty, Tasmania’s iconic Cradle Mountain is the centrepiece of a dazzlingly beautiful World Heritage-listed wilderness area. View Featured Tour.
Experience the grandeur of true Tasmanian wilderness on a walk through the immense Tarkine rainforest, the largest expanse of temperate rainforest in the southern hemisphere, taking in the Arthur River from Sumac Lookout. View Featured Tour.
Josef Chromy lunch
Sample some of Northern Tasmania’s finest wine before sitting down to a spectacular lunch showcasing exquisite local produce at the winery of a true Tasmanian icon, Josef Chromy. View Featured Tour.
Bridestowe Lavender Estate
Wander the fields and delight in sublime scenery at your every turn. Meander Bridestowe's extensive gardens, native vegetation and row after row of purple perfection before trying some lavender-infused fare. View Featured Tour.
Wineglass Bay Cruise
Discover the exquisite beauty of the Freycinet Peninsula's arresting cliffs, sea caves, remote coves and pristine beaches on an unforgettable Wineglass Bay cruise. View Featured Tour.
Tall Timbers Hotel dinner
Celebrate the delicious food and wine of Northern Tasmania at an exclusive dinner at the award-winning Tall Timbers Hotel in Smithton on the state’s rugged north-west coast. View Featured Tour.
Experience a time-honoured tradition and let your senses lead the way through the famed Salamanca Market. For more than 50 years, Hobartians and visitors alike have flocked to the city’s historic waterfront area on Saturday mornings to find a bargain. Today, you’ll find over 300 stalls selling everything from handmade art to the finest local produce. View Featured Trip.
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