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AU/MEL/FAM19 | 4 Night(s) Package

4 Nights Melbourne Family Fun (Coach Touring)


Melbourne Great Family Getaway

Inclusion

~ Return hotel/airport/hotel transfers by seat-in-coach.
~ Choice of 4 Nights Accommodation (ROOM only unless indicated).
~ Choice of 3 tours - 1 tour from Set A PLUS 2 from Set B as below:-

SET A) Select ONE (1) of the following tours:-
* Full Day Great Ocean Road & Twelve Apostles - K4 (Dep Daily)
* Half Day (AM) Puffing Billy Heritage Steam Train Journey - K5 (Dep Tue, Thu & Sat)

SET B) Select TWO (2) of the following tours:
* Full Day Puffing Billy Steam Train & Wine Country in Style - K35 (Dep Daily except Thu and Sat from OCT to Mar / Daily except Tues, Thu & Sat from APR to SEP)
* Full Day Puffing Billy Steam Train and Healesvilla Wildlife - K15 (Dep Daily except Thu and Sat from OCT to Mar / Daily except Tues, Thu & Sat from APR to SEP)
* Full Day Sovereign Hill Gold Rush - K13 (Dep Mon, Tue, Thu & Sat)
* Full Day Phillip Island -Penguins, Kangaroo & Koalas + Platform Option - K10P (Dep Daily)

**** BONUS NIGHT PROMOTION ***
Stay 5 nights, Pay 4 nights (stay must be consecutive)
* Ibis Melbourne Swanston Street for stay on 01Apr-27Sep & 29Sep-06Oct
* The Jazz Corner for stay on 01May-31Aug
* Causeway Inn on The Mall for stay on 01Apr-31Aug
* The Swanston Hotel Melbourne Grand Mercure for stay on 01Apr-26Sep & 29Sep - 06Oct

**** JETABOUT EXCLUSIVE - EARLY BIRD PROMOTION *** Book by 31Jan'2019 to receive:-
* Complimentary Eureka Skydeck 88 - Skydeck Entry per person (Non refundable for unused ticket)

*** TOUR DESCRIPTIONS ***

FULL DAY GREAT OCEAN ROAD & TWELVE APOSTLES - K4 (1P)
Departs Daily at 8am / Concludes 8pm
Today’s tour is packed with great locations, incredible views and natural wonders. So, sit back and relax while your Driver Guide provides expert commentary on all the key landmarks along the way.

* Learn about the western expansion of Melbourne as you make your way out of the city
* Enjoy a morning tea stop (own expense) in the seaside town of Anglesea
* Time to take a photo at the Memorial Arch, gateway to the Great Ocean Road
* View the popular coastal townships of Apollo Bay and Lorne - a surfers’ haven and retreat
* See many fern-filled gullies and river inlets on your journey
* See the Australian National Heritage listed road, built by returned soldiers between 1919 and 1932
* Travel the length of the Great Ocean Road passing towering limestone cliffs, sweeping white beaches and stunning forest scenery
* Witness a fabulous spectacle of massive natural erosion. Contrasts abound between rugged coast and verdant rainforest living side by side
* See the amazing Twelve Apostles - limestone stacks rising dramatically from the Southern Ocean and visit the Information Centre
* Walk along the boardwalk and enjoy the scenery from various viewing platforms
* See Loch Ard Gorge and be swept away by the romantic and tragic story of love and lives lost aboard the Loch Ard schooner
* Continue beyond Port Campbell and hear the infamous story of the falling of London Bridge
* See the spectacular night lights of Melbourne as you cross the West Gate Bridge on your return to Melbourne

HALF DAY PUFFING BILLY HERITAGE STEAM TRAIN JOURNEY - K5 (1P)
Departs Tue, Thu & Sat 8:10am / Concludes 1pm
This morning you are going to enjoy some good old fashioned fun amidst some of the most beautiful scenery in Victoria. With lush fern gullies brushing past and Mountain Ash trees towering overhead, the Puffing Billy Steam Train makes for a wonderful opportunity to relax and breathe in the fresh air while it makes its way through the temperate rainforest of the Dandenong Ranges. Step back in time while dangling your legs over the side of the carriage - a favourite activity for kids (and adults!). Don't forget to capture some amazing photos while the train travels over the historic Monbulk Creek Trestle Bridge!

* As your luxury coach departs Melbourne, sit back and relax as we make your way to your first port of call in the Dandenong ranges
* Enjoy the lush ferns and dense forests of these enchanting ranges
* Enjoy a delicious homemade Devonshire Tea – warm scones with jam and cream and tea or coffee
* Hand-feed Cockatoos and Crimson Rosella birds (seed provided)
* Ride the Puffing Billy Steam Train, marvel at the towering mountain ash and beautiful gullies of Sherbrooke Forest and enjoy the spectacular views and lush rainforest settings
* Visit the quaint village of Sassafras, renowned for its antiques and local crafts. Enjoy free time to wander and explore
* Marvel at the rolling hills, steeply weathered valleys and gullies covered in thick temperate rainforest, predominantly tall Mountain Ash trees and dense ferny undergrowth

FULL DAY PUFFING BILLY STEAM TRAIN & WINE COUNTRY IN STYLE - K35 (1.5P)
Departs Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri & Sun 8:10am / Concludes 5.30pm (Oct-Mar)
Departs Mon, Wed, Fri & Sun 8:10am / Concludes 5.30pm (Oct-Mar)
We’ll get your day started with a drive through Melbourne’s eastern suburbs and views of the Dandenong Ranges in the distance. Ride aboard Australia’s oldest steam train, the Puffing Billy (K35). Meander through the scenic mountains and villages before visiting Rochford Wines for wine tasting.

* Drive through lovely Ferntree Gully to the Dandenong Ranges and Grants Reserve
* En route visit beautiful Sherbrooke Forest, home to lyrebirds, Crimson Rosellas, cockatoos and kookaburras
* Enjoy the picturesque mountain villages dotted along the way and the spectacular views of Melbourne's skyline
* Enjoy a delicious homemade Devonshire Tea – warm scones with jam and cream and tea or coffee
* Ride the Puffing Billy Steam Train for a memorable journey on Australia's most notable narrow-gauge railway
* Journey into the prosperous heart of picturesque wine country the Yarra Valley and enjoy your lunch break (own expense) at a local winery
* Tantalize your taste buds at another winery where you may sample and buy a selection of quality local wines
* Visit a third winery to sample more delicious Australian wines
* Enjoy the beautiful Victorian countryside exploring premium wineries

FULL DAY PUFFING BILLY STEAM TRAIN & HEALESVILLE WILDLIFE - K15 (1.5P)
Departs Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri & Sun 8:10am / Concludes 5.30pm (Oct-Mar)
Departs Mon, Wed, Fri & Sun 8:10am / Concludes 5.30pm (Oct-Mar)

Ride the renowned Puffing Billy Steam Train as it winds its way through lush ferns and towering timbers of the Dandenong Ranges. The forest has many magnificent examples of the native Mountain Ash trees, a form of eucalypt and the tallest flowering plant in the world. Next you’ll visit Healesville Sanctuary, a bushland haven for Australian wildlife. Discover Australia’s majestic birds of prey and magnificent parrots in the spectacular ‘Spirits of the Sky’ show. Who rules the sky? Parrots, by their sheer numbers – or birds of prey, as skilled predatory hunters? Watch and make up your own mind. Come face-to-face with Healesville Sanctuary’s most iconic species in a world-first interactive Platypus show. Observe Platypus as they interact with keepers, play in the water and even enjoy having their tummies tickled! Plus there’s much more to discover at the Sanctuary.

* Drive through the lush ferns and dense forests of the enchanting Dandenong Ranges
* Enjoy a delicious homemade Devonshire Tea – warm scones with jam and cream and tea or coffee
* Hand feed Cockatoos and Crimson Rosella birds (seed provided)
* Ride the Puffing Billy Steam Train. Marvel at the towering mountain ash and beautiful gullies of Sherbrooke Forest and enjoy the spectacular views and lush rainforest settings
* Enjoy lunch (own expense) at one of three cafés at the award-winning Healesville Sanctuary
* Healesville is Australia's premier wildlife and nature sanctuary and home to over 200 species of Australian birds, mammals and reptiles
* Your volunteer guide will escort you among Australia's unique birds and animals in the natural bush land setting
* Get up close to koalas, kangaroos, wombats, emus, cockatoos, parrots and many more
* Opportunity to experience the recently-opened Kangaroo Country
* Marvel at the 'Spirits of the Sky' spectacular

FULL DAY SOVEREIGN HILL GOLD RUSH - K13 (1.5P)
Departs Mon, Tue, Thu & Sat 8:20am / Concludes 5.30pm
Today you’ll step back in time to the era of the Victorian gold rush. First you’ll head out over the West Gate Bridge, en route to the beautiful town of Ballarat. Sit back and relax with entertainment introducing you to Sovereign Hill, a wonderful outdoor museum exhibiting in ‘real life’ the story of Australia’s gold rush history.

* Step back in time to the era of the Victorian gold rush
* As you arrive in Ballarat you’ll come to understand the historical significance of this town
* In its centre the lush tree-lined streets are filled with grand homes of the Victorian era, many the result of prosperity from the gold fields of the 1850s
* Sovereign Hill will take you back in time to the great gold rush era of the 1850s
* Experience the amazing story of the Eureka Stockade
* Try your hand at panning for gold!
* You’ll be entertained by performances illustrating the exciting and colourful life on the gold fields
* Visit some operational workshops and witness demonstrations of blacksmithing, wheelwrighting, gold pouring, candle making and many more
* Add on the Ballarat Wildlife Park and get up close to Australia’s amazing and unique wildlife (+W)

FULL DAY PHILLIP ISLAND - PENGUINS, KANGAROOS & KOALAS - K10P (1.5P)
Departs Daily 1:15pm / Concludes 9.30-10.30pm (Apr-Sep)
Departs Daily 1:15pm / Concludes 10.30-11.30pm (Oct-Mar)

This afternoon you’ll travel south-east, through many of Melbourne’s affluent suburbs where you’ll see tree lined streets and beautiful homes, many built in the late 1800s, to Westernport Bay. As the South Gippsland Highway approaches, the landscape becomes more rural dotted with smaller townships and farming properties.

* Visit Maru Koala & Animal Park, for up close and personal encounters with koalas, kangaroos, Tasmanian Devils and much more
* Enjoy the opportunity to pat and feed kangaroos, wallabies and a host of Australian wildlife
* View spectacular coastal scenery at the Nobbies - two rocky outcrops abundant in marine life
* Take your time exploring the educational Phillip Island's Penguin Parade Centre, learning about the Little Penguins
* Afterwards, head down to Summerland Beach to witness penguin magic
* As the sun sets, watch the wild Little Penguins emerge from the sea after a hard days fishing and waddle across the sand to their dune burrows
* See the Little Penguins up close as they return to their nests to greet their young families
* View the powerful southern coastline with its clean, sandy beaches and rocky shores
* Stop in Cowes for dinner (own expense) before returning to Melbourne (summer season only)
* From your upgraded viewing platform you are placed in the heart of ‘penguin central’ where a friendly local ranger is on hand to tell you all about these gorgeous little creatures and their amazing lifestyle.

Please note: photography is prohibited at the Penguin Parade

HALF DAY PHILLIP ISLAND - PENGUINS UP LATE - K11P (1.5P)
Departs Daily 4:30pm / Concludes 10.30-11.30pm (Oct-Mar)
Departs Mon, Wed, Fri & Sat 3:00pm / Concludes 9.30-10.30pm (Apr-Sep)

Phillip Island is home to an astounding array of wildlife, including Australia’s largest fur seal colony, the Little Penguins and cuddly koalas. Only 90 minutes from Melbourne, the island features spectacular coastal scenery, charming heritage and an abundance of wildlife. Enjoy getting close to koalas and kangaroos before joining the Little Penguins at dusk as they emerge from the surf and waddle to their burrows. Each night at sunset the world’s smallest penguins come ashore after a day’s fishing at sea and it is truly a memorable natural wildlife experience. The elevated boardwalks and viewing stands allow you to enjoy all the action without disturbing them or their burrow homes.

* Depart Melbourne and travel directly to the Penguin Parade
* Explore Phillip Island's Penguin Parade Centre to discover an extensive range of information available about Phillip Island, its history and wildlife
* Here you can learn about the Little Penguin and its lifestyle
* Browse through the souvenir shop for your own little piece of Penguin memorabilia
* See the wonderful nightly phenomenon of the Little Penguins battling the strong surf as they return to the beach after a day of hunting fish at sea
* Watch the Little Penguins as they make their way up the beach to their waiting families
* From your upgraded viewing platform you are placed in the heart of ‘penguin central’ where a friendly local ranger is on hand to tell you all about these gorgeous little creatures and their amazing lifestyle

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
**HONEYMOON PERKS** (Proof of marriage is required for application)
Not applicable
 
ADDITIONAL TOURS - OPTIONALPRICE PER ADULT IN SGD$PRICE PER CHILD IN SGD$
Great Ocean Road & Twelve Apostles - K415075
Phillip Island - Penguins, Kangaroos & Koalas with view Platform Upgrade - K10P17590
Phillip Island - Penguins Up Late - K1113065
Sovereign Hill Gold Rush - K1315580
Puffing Billy Steam Train & Healesville Wildlife - K1516080
Puffing Billy Steam Train & Wine Country in Style - K3516080


Important Notes


~ Valid for travel to be completed by 30 Sep 19.
~ Minimum 3 consecutive night stay is required for all hotels. (Note: Stay Pay).
~ Airfare is NOT included in this package.
~ Confirmation is subject to room and seats availability.
~ Strict cancellation policy apply once booking is confirmed.
~ Price for child is valid when sharing with 2 adults using existing bedding.
~ Payment may be made in Singapore Dollars by cash, NETS, cheques or Visa/Mastercard only.
~ Due to fluctuation on currency exchange, prices are subject to change without prior notice.


Surcharges (Airlines / Hotels)


Above prices quoted exclude the following surcharges which will be collected upon confirmation of package.
* Hotel high season surcharge apply as follows:-

IBIS MELBOURNE SWANSTON STREET
* 28Sep-29Sep @ S$100 per room per night

THE VICTORIA HOTEL
* 27Sep-28Sep @ S$100 per room per night

THE JAZZ CORNER HOTEL
* 01Sep-27Sep & 30Sep @ S$15 per room per night
* 28Sep-29Sep @ S$110 per STUDIO per night / S$280 per Two Bedroom per night

CAUSEWAY INN ON THE MALL
* 22Aug & 24Aug @ S$130 per room per night
* 27Sep-28Sep @ S$160 per roomper night

FRASER PLACE MELBOURNE
* 27Sep-30Sep @ S$265 per roomper night

CLARION SUITES GATEWAY
* 27Sep-28Sep @ S$120 per room per night

MANTRA ON RUSSELL
* 22Aug-25Aug, 20Sep-21Sep & 27Sep - 28Sep @ S$175 per room per night
* 29Sep-31Oct @ S$40 per room per night

THE SWANSTON HOTEL MELBOURNE GRAND MERCURE
* 27Sep-28Sep @ S$215 per room per night

TRAVEL START DATE


Choose your hotel room
Room Type
Hotel Rating
Adult(s)
Child

Passenger(s) Bedding and Room(s)

Remarks

Above prices quoted exclude the following surcharges which will be collected upon confirmation of package.
* Hotel high season surcharge apply as follows:-

IBIS MELBOURNE SWANSTON STREET
* 28Sep-29Sep @ S$100 per room per night

THE VICTORIA HOTEL
* 27Sep-28Sep @ S$100 per room per night

THE JAZZ CORNER HOTEL
* 01Sep-27Sep & 30Sep @ S$15 per room per night
* 28Sep-29Sep @ S$110 per STUDIO per night / S$280 per Two Bedroom per night

CAUSEWAY INN ON THE MALL
* 22Aug & 24Aug @ S$130 per room per night
* 27Sep-28Sep @ S$160 per roomper night

FRASER PLACE MELBOURNE
* 27Sep-30Sep @ S$265 per roomper night

CLARION SUITES GATEWAY
* 27Sep-28Sep @ S$120 per room per night

MANTRA ON RUSSELL
* 22Aug-25Aug, 20Sep-21Sep & 27Sep - 28Sep @ S$175 per room per night
* 29Sep-31Oct @ S$40 per room per night

THE SWANSTON HOTEL MELBOURNE GRAND MERCURE
* 27Sep-28Sep @ S$215 per room per night
Room Type 4 Nights Melbourne Family Fun (Coach Touring)
Adult (A) Child (C)
1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 1A1C 2A1C 2A2C
2019-04-01 ~ 2019-09-30
ibis Melbourne Swanston Street (Room only) 955 690 - - - 495 - -
The Victoria Hotel (Room only) 1015 720 745 - - 525 590 -
Causeway Inn on the Mall including Continental Breakfast 1085 755 790 - - 560 660 -
Fraser Place Melbourne inclding Full Breakfast 1090 760 760 - - 560 565 -
The Jazz Corner Hotel (Room only) 1120 775 815 720 - 575 705 465
Clarion Suites Gateway (Room only) 1415 920 930 910 - 725 755 700
Mantra on Russell including Full Breakfast 1470 950 900 920 880 750 600 690
The Swanston Hotel Melbourne Grand Mercure (Room only) 1480 955 890 - - 755 230 230
Price per person in SGD$

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
**HONEYMOON PERKS** (Proof of marriage is required for application)
Not applicable