Summertime Fun in Australia!


It's our winter but Australia's SUMMER!


Explore Australia’s gorgeous east coast, while taking in the plentiful iconic sights of Byron Bay, the Sydney harbour and on to bustling Brisbane. Sample wine and cheese in the Hunter Valley, get up close to koalas at an animal hospital, splash about in pristine swimming holes, and cruise around the clear blue waters off Port Macquarie.


Package Includes:

  • 6 nights’ accommodation (mix ofhotels and family-run accommodations)
  • Some meals as indicated in the itinerary below
  • Various tours
  • Australian Entry Visa
  • All taxes, fees & fuel surcharges


Price Per Person:

C $3,299


*price is per person, based on double occupancy.

*price above does NOT include international return airfare and would need to be additional.

*This guided tour has various departure dates between: 11 January - 28 Mar 2020.






Day 1: Sydney

·         Your East Coast Australia tour experience starts in Australia's Harbour City, the glittering jewel in the east coast's crown. Make your own way to our joining hotel, where you’ll meet your guide and travel group.

·         Meals included: Dinner

Day 2: Hunter Valley & Newcastle

·         Leave the hustle and bustle of Sydney for the chilled out
Hunter Valley. Your guide will point out koalas and kangaroos as we make our way to a gourmet lunch – Sample cheese, and wine, and chocolate!

·         Meals included: Breakfast

Day 3: Port Macquarie

·         After an amazing local breakfast, we hit the scenic Lakes Way for a coastal walk and lookout climb.

·         Meals included: Breakfast

Day 4: Dorrigo National Park

·         Start by meeting the volunteers at a local koala hospital

·         Stop in Nambucca Heads to share in a unique and immersive Gumbaynggirr First Nations experience that will get you in touch with the traditional custodians of this land, lore and ancient cultural knowledge.

·         Finish the day in true Aussie style in the Dorrigo National Park: at a traditional pub where you can relax and have a few drinks

·         Meals included: Breakfast

Day 5: Dorrigo National Park to Byron Bay

·         Visit Dangar Falls for a refreshing dip in its cascading waters.

·         You’ll also visit Dorrigo National Park, known for its lush, sub-tropical rainforest and waterfalls. Once dry, your group will be headed to Byron Bay, a laid-back surf paradise with boundless coastline, sand and friendly locals. You will visit the local lighthouse for a unique photo opportunity and the chance for the eagle-eyed to spot dolphins, whales, and other marine life.

·         Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 6: Byron Bay

·         Today’s a day at leisure. Perhaps start the day with a swim in the ocean, indulge in a massage, or stretch out your limbs at an optional yoga class. Otherwise take a stroll around town and check out what all the fuss is about.

·         Meals included: none

Day 7: Brisbane

·         After breakfast continue to Brisbane where your trip will come to an end this morning

·         Meals included: Breakfast



Terms & Conditions:-

Valid for travel for the departure times as indicated above. All bookings are subject to availability at time of booking.  Prices advertised reflect are subject to change without notice until such time as the package is booked and paid for.  Downunder Travel Ltd. is the agent/broker in this equation and for that reason is not responsible for any issues or incidents which result in clients expenditure outside of the package booked paid for and agreed upon. All passengers traveling to Australia must have an Australian travel Visa. Please advise your Downunder Travel Specialist should you be traveling on anything other than a Canadian or U.S. passport.  All Canadian Citizens must re-enter Canada on a valid Canadian Passport. Airfare, taxes & fuel surcharges component of package must be paid in full at time of booking at which time the airfare becomes non-refundable. We highly recommend that all passengers protect themselves with cancellation / interruption insurance which will cover them against cancellations due to non pre-existing medical conditions which cause them penalties or other expenses. We also highly recommend medical insurance for any travel outside of your home province. Your Downunder Travel Specialist can assist with both Cancellation/Interruption Insurance and Medical Insurance.