Drive between two of Australia’s most vibrant cities via a
dramatic coastline with a variety of scenery, from hinterland to
lakes, mountains, beaches, national parks, historic towns and
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Collect your car in Sydney and drive south on the Grand Pacific Drive
towards Jervis Bay, known for its white sandy beaches, turquoise sea and
resident dolphins. Overnight at Paperbark Camp. (N)
Travel through Narooma and the beautiful fishing town of Batemans
Bay to Tilba Tilba. Stay overnight at the Bryn at Tilba with its stunning
coastal setting. (B)
Continue along the Sapphire Coast and pass through Merimbula. En
route, visit Eden, where there is a fascinating killer whale museum,
before crossing into Victoria. Stay at Gipsy Point Lakeside, Croajingolong
National Park. (B)
Follow the coast on the Princess Highway to the largest inland lake
system in Australia, the Gippsland Lakes. From here, visit Ninety Mile
Beach or take a walk in the surrounding forests and mountains. Stay
1 night at Waverley House Cottages in Lakes Entrance. (B)
Travel inland or continue on the longer scenic coastal route to Phillip
Island, stopping along the way at Wilson Promontory where there are
forests, secluded coves and granite outcrops. This evening, go to Penguin
Parade and observe the world’s smallest penguins. Overnight at Glen Isla
Drive to Melbourne to drop off your car. Overnight at the Crown
Promenade. Depart the next day. (N)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
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Located in the heart of Melbourne's vibrant Southbank entertainment precinct, the Crown Promenade hotel is linked to the Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex that comprises a range of restaurants, bars and shops. This stylish, modern hotel offers spacious guestrooms and suites that feature modern Australian art, floor-to-ceiling windows and views of the city and Hobson's Bay.
Features: 465 rooms, restaurant, bar, indoor pool.
Room amenities: Television, air conditioning,...
An ideal destination for those who desire luxury and style, Gipsy Point Lakeside Boutique Resort enjoys the soothing tranquillity of untouched nature, located on the banks of the Mallacoota Inlet in the heart of the Croajingolong National Park. The one and two bedroom apartments all have views of the lake and modern facilities. The resort has a restaurant, lounge and barbeque...
Glen Isla House is located in the heritage gardens of the historic Glen Isla Homestead, which was built in 1870. With only 8 rooms, the property offers old-world ambience and charm with fine surroundings. The hotel has a restaurant and landscaped...
Situated on the banks of Currambene Creek, close to Jervis Bay, Paperbark Camp is a tented camp set among eucalypts and paperbark trees. Each tent sits on stilts and features wrap-around decking with full en suite facilities. The property takes around 2.5 hours to reach by car from Sydney and is surrounded by pristine nature.
Features: 12 safari-style tents, restaurant, complimentary bicycle & canoe hire.
Room amenities: Solar-powered lighting, hardwood floors, insect screening, decking area.
Please note: The property recommends that dinner reservations are made at the Gunyah Restaurant no later than 3 days prior to arrival. The restaurant is open to non-guests and is heavily booked most weekends and during peak times. Guests can make dinner reservations direct with the...
The Bryn at Tilba is a luxury bed & breakfast property located just a few minutes' drive from central Tilba. From here, you can visit the towns of this historic area or explore the scenic landscapes of nearby national parks. Whether you want to experience uncrowded beaches, pristine lakes or walk through forests, this part of New South Wales has a lot to offer.
Features: 4 rooms, shared lounge, barbecue facilities, Wi-Fi.
Room amenities: Television, bathtub, microwave,...
Overlooking the ocean, Waverley House Cottages are located in Lakes Entrance within 3 hectares of landscaped gardens. The property has six secluded cottages, each with a fully equipped kitchen, outdoor balcony with furniture and complimentary wireless internet access. There is also an outdoor pool (seasonal) and a spa and wellness...
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The state capital of Victoria, Melbourne is often regarded as the most European of Australian cities thanks partly to the number of galleries...
Linked to the mainland by a permanent bridge, Phillip Island is one of the best places in Australia to view native wildlife. It is best known for its little penguins...