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Visit the East Coast of Australia and spend your time learning to surf, exploring the cities and reefs and visiting the beautiful Seaside towns. Head on wildlife tours and bushwalks between beaches and sunsets. Kicking things off in Sydney, you’ll sleep at an Eco-Camp in the Noosa Everglades, learn to surf at Byron Bay and sail the Whitsundays from Airlie Beach. This is a one-way ticket to wanting to live in Aussie for good.
- Accommodation - 10 nights in Hostel, 2 nights in Contiki Special Stay, 1 night in Yacht - 12 Breakfast, 3 Dinner, 2 Lunch
- Tour Guide
- 17 Meals
- Experiences -7 included, 15 optional that you can add
- Transport on a comfortable Contiki Coach
Day 1 - Sydney
Meet up with your brand new travel family and set out to explore this sun drenched, cosmopolitan and eternally cool city.
Day 2 - Sydney
This morning you'll hit the road and head on a day trip to one of Australia's finest: the majestic Blue Mountains
Day 3 - Sydney
With a full free day to choose your own adventure, you have plenty of Free Time Add-Ons for you to pick from. Ask our experts for the best ones.
Day 4 - Sydney to Byron Bay
Here in Byron, you'll unleash your secret talent for surfing with an included lesson.
Day 5 - Byron Bay
Continue the surf vibes today with the option to kickstart your morning with some yoga on the beach. Then you have the rest of the day free to explore like a local.
Day 6 - Byron Bay to Noosa Everglades via Hosanna Farm and the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
On the way north stop at Hosanna Farm, an authentic Aussie working farm where you'll get the chance to try some traditional Australian tucker: damper & billy tea. Next up we'll make our way to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary where you'll see koalas, kangaroos and crocodiles up close and personal. Unpack at your Special Stay Eco Camp home for the next two nights and relax with a group dinner in the bistro & bar area.
Day 7 - Noosa Everglades and Fraser Island
Your spirits will be at an all-time high after this day full of sand dunes, scenic lakes and dense rainforests. Head back to the Eco Camp this evening for our final night here.
Day 8 - Whitsundays
Landing in Airlie Beach, you'll notice everything starting to look a bit more tropical. Hello Whitsundays! You'll head to the marina where we'll begin our Whitsundays sailing adventure.
Day 9 - Whitsundays Sailing
Today you'll spend the whole day cruising the Whitsundays with your crew. Swim, snorkel, eat and repeat as we make your way around the 74 islands that make up the Whitsundays.
Day 10 - Travel to Cairns
After a scenic train ride along the East Coast of Queensland, you'll arrive in sunny Cairns - a haven for vibing restaurants, bouncing clubs and endless tropical feels.
Day 11 - Cairns
Today you'll head on a Dreamtime walk at Tjapukai where you can explore the rich history of the world's oldest living culture.
Day 12 - Cairns on your own
Make the most of your free day here in Cairns and jump on an optional day trip out to Australia's most famous natural wonder, The Great Barrier Reef.
Day 13 - Depart Cairns
Your final day is yours to explore and do whatever your heart desires - and the perfect chance to sign up for a day trip on the scenic cable car, Skyrail.
Please note, prices listed are guide prices only and are based on 1 person sharing and doesn't include any additional supplements.
Please call for single supplement prices if you want your own room. Holiday prices are fluid and dynamic and may be changed at a moment's notice, prior to booking, at which point they are confirmed. Please call the team free on 0800 707 6229 for more departure dates available and a quote.
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