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( 13 Nights / 14 Days )
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Day 01
Begin Your Tour | Arrive In Brisbane | Onto Gold Coast
Welcome to your 'FAIRSKY TRAVEL HOUSE Amazing Australia' tour ! On arrival in Brisbane, you will be met and transferred by our local representative to the fun city of Gold Coast. On arrival in Gold Coast, check into your hotel. Later enjoy a tranquil evening on your own on the beautiful beach of Gold Coast which is a blue water wonderland with clean, clear waters and golden sandy beaches. (D)
Day 02
In Gold Coast | Visit Dream World | Optional Conrad Jupiters Show - Zingara
Enjoy a fun-filled day at Australia's favorite family theme park, Dream World, which offers a variety of rides, shows and attractions. The highlights include wild (and curiously mild) Tiger Island where white and golden Bengal and Sumatran Tigers and their handlers co-exist peacefully without the constraints of cages creating an exciting and unique experience for guests. Here the tigers play, wrestle and swim with a team of dedicated tiger handlers, in the specifically designed habitat of Tiger Island. Enjoy the Riverboat Cruise, Gold Rush Country, Koala and Kangaroo Sanctuary, with thrilling water slides and the Tower of Terror - the world's tallest and fastest thrill ride ! Experience a new high with a ride on the 'Wipe Out' and the 'The Giant Drop' - the tallest free fall ride in the world. Later, in the evening you have the option of an exciting night out at Conrad Jupiters, where you will enjoy a spectacular live stage performance - Zingara, a world you've never seen before! Traverse through the crystal ball of the Bohemian Europe of old in Conrad Jupiters by the beautiful Gypsy Queen. Immerse yourself in the pulsating rhythm of music, dance, illusion, acrobatics and death-defying stunts by world-class entertainers and stunning choreography. (B, D)
Day 03
In Gold Coast | Visit Movie World
This morning get ready to spend an action packed day with your favorite super heroes like Superman, Batman and many more at Warner Bros. 'Movie World', where movie magic comes alive every day with a kaleidoscope of behindthe- scenes action, comedy stunts, rides and shows. The park contains various movie-themed rides and attractions ranging from motion simulators to roller coasters and slow river rides. In addition, costumed character performers also patrol the park, allowing visitors the chance to take photos with them.

Minor street shows including skits and singing performances are also present. The All-Star Parade showcases costumed characters alongside vehicles and moviethemed floats. There are also a number of actual active film studios within the Movie World complex. The all-new LOONEY TUNES Carousel is a wonderful carnival theme of colour and light, that is sure to entertain and delight the young ones, plus you can't go past the YLVESTER'S Bounce'n'Pounce, this new and exciting ride is a mini thrill ride just for kids! Take an adventure to the next imension at the new Shrek 4D Adventure. Experience the Superman Escape, a thrilling rollercoaster that propels you vertically upwards at 100km per hour. Warner Bros. Movieworld is an exciting adventure just waiting for you ! (B, D)
Day 04
In Gold Coast | Sea World | Optional Helicopter Ride
Today, after breakfast visit Sea World, a whole world of amazing marine attractions, exciting rides, shows and attractions. Get amazed by the Shark Bay, the world's largest man-made lagoon system for sharks, that houses some of the most awe-inspiring of the species in an innovative exhibit now open at Sea World. Step back in time into the 1960s at Sea World's new Waterski WipeOut, an energetic show set in the 'Golden Era' of Surfers Paradise. Do not miss the chance to meet Australia's only Polar bear cubs in their home at Sea World's Polar Bear Shores - one of the most advanced technological exhibits. There's also the new generation of Sea World dolphins at Dolphin Cove and the thrills of Australia's first triple loop Corkscrew rollercoaster. You will have the opportunity to witness plenty of action with the daredevil stunts of the international ski team or a trip into the mysterious world of the Bermuda Triangle - a great adventure ride. At Sea World you can take an enthralling optional - a Helicopter Ride. There is no better way to see the whole of the Gold Coast than from a helicopter, which will take you over Surfers Paradise, past the towering hotels and condominiums. The evening is free. Enjoy a leisurely walk on the coast of Surfers Paradise, the fun filled activity beach. (B, D)
Day 05
Onto Cairns | Kuranda Rainforest With Skyrail | Visit Tjapukai
Today, transfer to the airport for your flight to Cairns, famous for its natural beauty. On arrival proceed to visit Kuranda Rainforest and its colourful market. Glide silently above the rainforest canopy aboard the Skyrail. Then proceed to visit Tjapukai, a stunning theatrical interpretation of Aboriginal Culture from the beginning of time into the future. It showcases the culture of the rainforest people of Tropical North Queensland. The separate arenas allow visitors to experience every facet of the rainforest people's culture - from the provocative History Theatre to the inspiring Creation Theatre, the original Dance Theatre and the interactive Camp Village, where you can learn didgeridoo playing and boomerang throwing. (B, D)
Day 06
In Cairns | Optional Hot Air Ballooning With Breakfast | Full Day Great Barrier Reef Cruise To Green Island with Continental Lunch And Semi Submarine Ride
Begin your day early with an optional Hot Air Ballooning excursion, which offers unrivalled panoramic views of the unique Australian landscape. Imagine gently rising above the ground, hearing only nature itself and being propelled by the breeze. The view is spectacular! The experience is unique and enlightening. Experience the wonder and romance of ballooning over such picturesque scenery and after the flight enjoy a unique breakfast in the countryside of Cairns. Later in the morning, we take the exciting Big Cat Great Barrier Reef Cruise to Green Island. Begin the excursion with a transfer to the Cairns pier and board a luxury sailing catamaran to the Green Island in the Great Barrier Reef. From the moment your catamaran moors in the calm waters of the island's lagoon, a host of reef activities await you. You can opt to enjoy a wide array of activities like snorkeling, swimming, viewing coral from a glass bottom boat, or take an introductory scuba dive under expert supervision, all at an additional charge. Enjoy the Semi Submarine ride, as you explore the underwater world of the reef in air-conditioned comfort on the 'Yellow Sub' without even getting wet. Seated below water level you are treated to a diver's view of the beautiful coral reef and marine life. Soak up the sun and sea as you enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch. (B, CL, D)
Day 07
Onto Lorne | Day at Leisure
Today transfer to the airport for your flight to Melbourne. On arrival in Melbourne you will be transferred to the beautiful seaside town of Lorne. With its Mediterranean feel and picture-postcard scenery, it has a charm that's hard to surpass. Add mild weather, café culture, shops, boutiques and galleries and you have one of the Great Ocean Road's most popular holiday destinations. The rest of the day is free to enjoy the sun, sand and gentle surf at the main beach. (B, D)
Day 08
Onto Melbourne | Scenic Great Ocean Road
Today enjoy one of the world's great coastal drives to the Great Ocean Road, with its dramatic scenery of striking contrasts. Enjoy views of Melbourne and Port Phillip Bay from the West Gate Bridge. Stroll along the pristine sandy beaches and wander through seaside holiday towns. Pass world famous Bells Beach, home to World Surfing Championships. View the popular coastal townships of Torquay and Lorne - a surfer's haven. Tour the length of the Great Ocean Road passing towering limestone cliffs, sweeping white beaches and stunning forest scenery. See th8e amazing Twelve Apostles - limestone stacks rising dramatically from the Southern Ocean. Continue beyond Port Campbell to the remnants of London Bridge. Truly one of the world's great scenic coastal drives! Contrasts abound between rugged coast and verdant rainforest living side by side. After an unforgettable day, you will be transferred to Melbourne, which is very much a combination of past heritage and future promise. (B, D)
Day 09
In Melbourne | City Tour | Optional Visit To Eureka Skydeck With The Edge | Visit Melbourne Cricket Ground and Museum | Optional Phillip Island With Penguin Parade
This morning proceed on Melbourne City tour, that includes a visit to Royal Botanical Garden, Town Hall, War Memorial, Fitzroy Gardens, Southbank Waterfront, Central CBD, St. Patrick's Cathedral and Bourke Street Mall. You could then enjoy an optional visit to the awe inspiring view of Melbourne from the Southern Hemisphere's highest viewing platform the Eureka Skydeck. Here you will be also treated to with 'The Edge' - a glass cube which projects 3 metres out from the building - with you in it - suspended almost 300 metres above the ground ! Then visit the Melbourne Cricket Ground and Museum, which is an iconic Australian sports stadium located in Yarra Park in inner Melbourne, home to the Melbourne Cricket Club. It holds the world record for the highest light towers. The rest of the day is free to enjoy this Victorian city on Melbourne's famous trams, which is a great way to explore the city and inner suburbs. Late afternoon you have the option to visit the Phillip Island with Penguin Parade. The Penguin Parade is located on Phillip and the best time to visit is at sunset/dusk if you wish to see the actual “penguin parade”. This is when the penguins cross Summerland Beach to return to their sand-dune burrows. After a day fishing for food in the waters surrounding Phillip Island, the penguins make their way across Summerland Beach in groups. (B, D)
Day 10
Onto Port Stephens | Optional Visit To Hunter Valley | Vineyard Tour With Lunch | Hunter Valley Gardens
Today, transfer to the airport for your flight to Sydney. On arrival you will be driven to Port Stephens. Today you have an option to visit Hunter Valley region, which is treasured as the oldest wine country in Australia. So expect to see its flourishing vineyards that seem to stretch forever. There's something delightfully intoxicating about the history and tradition of wine making in the Hunter Valley, that is evident when you walk through a cellar door during your Vineyard tour. After the vineyard tour delicious western lunch will be served at an excellent restaurant with marvellous views of Hunter Valley vineyards. Its time to celebrate 250 years of FAIRSKY TRAVEL HOUSE with a complimentary bottle of wine for each family.

Located in the heart of the Hunter vineyards at the foothills of the Brokenback Ranges are the Hunter Valley Gardens. Spanning over 25 hectares, be amazed by the sensational sights, colours and fragrances of the twelve stunning feature gardens. Bask in a lavish array of colour and scent found in the Rose Garden, with more than 8,000 roses on display, laze above the 10 metre waterfall and take in the superb views from the lookout or step back in time with all your favorite fairytale characters in the Storybook Garden. Then proceed to Port Stephens - the Dolphin capital of Australia. Famous for its vast stretches of unspoilt beaches, beautiful bays and lakes, national parks and much more, it is the ultimate place to be. (B, CL, D)
Day 11
In Port Stephens | 4 WD Ride | Dolphin Cruise | Onto Sydney | Showboat Dinner Cruise
This morning wake up to the diversity in Port Stephens that offers something for everyone and is the perfect escape route for city dwellers. This playground of brilliant white sand folding into the Pacific Ocean provides a perfect stretch of untamed wilderness that you won't find anywhere else. So, get ready for the ultimate Beach & Dune Experience on a 4WD Ride ! Travel in a range of modern, comfortable off-road vehicles into the Sand Dunes, which rise up to 30 metres with slopes up to 60 degrees - it must be seen to be believed ! Witness the dolphins at their very best in the wild on the Dolphin Cruise. Enjoy commentary by dedicated naturalists as you sail amongst the port's friendly dolphins. Get wet in the boom net or ride above the dolphins in the bow net or just relax on one level deck that's easy to walk and enjoy the breathtakingly scenic offshore islands. You have some free time to enjoy the rustic beach on your own. You have some free time to enjoy the rustic beach on your own. Later this afternoon depart for Sydney. This evening watch a scintillating stage show and enjoy a sumptuous buffet dinner on board as you cruise around the spectacular coastline of the Sydney Harbour on the Sydney Showboat Cruise. (B, L, D)
Day 12
In Sydney | Day at Leisure | Optional Tou8r To Blue Mountains & Jenolan Caves With Featherdale Wildlife Park
After breakfast the day is free to explore this vibrant city on your own. Or take an optional full day excursion to Blue Mountains. You start your day at Featherdale Wildlife Park that boasts the world's premier collection of Australian wildlife, which is close to 2200 animals from over 330 species. Here, you can cuddle up to a koala, have a photo taken and hand feed kangaroos for free all day. Featherdale is Sydney's ultimate interactive wildlife experience. Then proceed to the Blue Mountains - its name is derived from the bluish tinge that the range takes on when viewed from a distance, which is caused by the release of volatile oils from eucalyptus forests. The Blue Mountains are not as the name suggests a range of mountains but rather a series of cliffs surrounding a plateau with rugged eroded gorges. Be enthralled with the view of the magnificent Three Sisters, breathtaking canyon views, the brilliance of mother nature's marvellous limestone caves and experience the virgin scenery. The mountains truly come to life through the tales of your guide. Then proceed to visit Jenolan Caves, which are Australia's most impressive limestone caves. The caves were created over millions of years through a complex relationship between water, rock, atmosphere and the lifeforms that inhabit the environment. The beauty of the Jenolan Caves is its maze of ancient limestone tunnels, subterranean rivers, and caverns richly draped with exotic mineral deposits. The caves have spectacular lighting that will amaze you . (B, D)
Day 13
In Sydney | Panoramic City Tour | Sydney AMP Tower | Oz Trek Tour | Sydney Aquarium | Visit The Opera House | Optional Skywalk | Optional Seaplane
This morning proceed on a panoramic city tour which includes highlights like the Darling Harbour, one of the world's greatest waterfront destinations. Experience a slice of the city's history at the Rocks area, the busy CBD area, Hyde Park, Kings Cross, the world famous Opera House, the Harbour Bridge, Mrs. Macquarries Chair, Eastern suburbs, home to the city's rich and famous and the world renowned Bondi beach. Also visit the Sydney Centre Point (AMP) Tower which includes the 1000 ft giant minaret-topped spike for a glorious view of the magnificent Sydney cityscape. Then proceed on the Oz Trek Tour, a journey that excites the senses with its 180-degree cinema screens, sensational surround sound and heart-stopping realmotion seating! This ensures that your virtual Australian tour is an absolute delight. Later, visit Sydney Aquarium, one of the largest aquariums in the world and experience the diversity of Australia's rich aquatic life. Walk through its seethrough tunnels to where three-metre sharks glide silently above you, almost close enough to touch. See the colorful fish and corals of the Great Barrier Reef. The variety is astounding. Almost every Australian sea and major waterways are represented at Sydney Aquarium. Then visit Sydney's most renowned structure, the world famous Sydney Opera House. Located on Circular Quay, Sydney Opera House looks remarkable from outside and if you get up close you will see several of the million or so ceramic tiles which cover the Sydney Opera House shells. The Opera House has 4 auditoriums, showing music, ballet, theatre and film performances. The Studio is a new venue, which offers contemporary performances. Enjoy the rest of the day at your own pace or you can let your adrenalin rush by opting for the Sydney Skywalk - Sydney's highest openair attraction. Enjoy 360-degree open-air views of Sydney from the roof of Sydney Tower, a breathtaking 260 metres above Sydney. Harnessed onto a moving, glassfloored viewing platform that extends out over the edge of the golden turret of Sydney Tower. Or you can also opt for a flight over Sydney in the Seaplane. Gently exit the harbour and marvel at the stunning sandstone cliffs rising abruptly from the sea. Take in Sydney's iconic landscape including its magnificent beaches, Opera House and Bridge and much more stunning scenery. Fly over the most celebrated Bondi Beach via the stunning cliffs of the Eastern Suburbs. The view is absolutely startling! (B, D)
Day 14
Homeward Bound
Good times need never end! As you get ready for the airport and your flight back home, relive the high points of your FAIRSKY TRAVEL HOUSE tour.

We are confident you will join us again, sometime soon…

(B either in the hotel or on board the flight)