Experience the country’s wealth of wildlife and natural wonders on
this 11-day itinerary through Victoria and South Australia. Witness
the world’s smallest species of penguin come ashore, search for
native wildlife in mountain ranges, visit a sea lion colony, hold a
koala and experience the outback in comfort.
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Arrive into Melbourne and transfer to the Quay West Suites Melbourne
(two-bedroom suite) for 3 nights. At leisure in the city and the
surrounding area with optional excursions to see little penguins waddling
ashore at Phillip Island, a tour to see the Twelve Apostles rock formations
and amazing coastline of the Great Ocean Road, and a walking trip
in the stunning Grampian mountains to see waterfalls, kangaroos,
wallabies and other native wildlife. (B)
Fly to Kangaroo Island, with a change of plane at Adelaide, and stay at
the Stranraer Homestead for 3 nights. The best way to explore the island
is on a multi-day 4x4 tour, which includes a visit to the sea lion colony
at Seal Bay, a bush walk in search of kangaroos, a drive to the north
coast beaches and the rock formations at Flinders Chase, and a visit to a
wildlife park where it is possible to hold a koala. (B)
This morning fly to Adelaide from where you will collect your car hire
and begin the 5-hour drive to an outback station in the Flinders Ranges.
Stay 3 nights in a two-bedroom eco villa at the luxurious Homestead at
Rawnsley Park Station. A range of activities including 4x4 drives into the
outback, bushwalking, mountain biking and scenic flights can be booked
Drive back to Adelaide and return your car hire at the airport to fly
home or continue your holiday. If you want to extend this trip then we
would recommend flying to Darwin to spend several days exploring the
cascading waterfalls, Aboriginal rock art, crocodiles and exotic bird life of
Kakadu National Park. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is typically based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
The above itinerary can be combined and is an example of the many possibilities for a family holiday to Australia; Cox & Kings will tailor a holiday
to your exact requirements. The prices displayed are per person and based on a family of four travelling together, sharing two rooms or two-bedroom
accommodation throughout. Speak to one of our Australia experts to put together your own family holiday. Please call 020 7808 6781, or email email@example.com
Please note that international flights are not included in the guideline price.
Quay West Suites Melbourne is a 5-star property, superbly located on the Yarra River. Surrounded by numerous shops, restaurants and bars in the cosmopolitan Southbank complex and set alongside the city’s cultural centre, it has everything you want from a luxury hotel. The stylishly decorated rooms are comfortable and spacious offering uninterrupted river and city views. Recreational facilities include a swimming pool, spa and sauna, while the Jarrah Restaurant is an ideal spot to relax over a quiet drink at the end of the...
Rawnsley Park Station is located 430 km north of Adelaide and ideally situated for exploring South Australia's beautiful Flinders Ranges. Guests can enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of a working sheep station that has been transformed into a hotel. Facilities include a restaurant and swimming...
Situated on a 1,290 hectare working farm, Stranraer Homestead is a beautifully restored and welcoming homestead, perfectly placed for exploring the natural attractions of Kangaroo Island. With just four guest rooms that are simply decorated and gracefully furnished it offers an intimate country experience. Indulge in gourmet meals served in the elegant dining room and relax in the peaceful and tranquil...
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We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
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The Flinders Ranges is the largest mountain range in South Australia and stretches for over 430 km. Its most characteristic landmark is Wilpena Pound, a large, sickle-shaped, natural amphitheatre...
The state capital of Victoria, Melbourne is often regarded as the most European of Australian cities thanks partly to the number of galleries...