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AU/BNE/19SUNSHINE | 6 Night(s) Package

6 Nights Best of Southern Queensland Drive (Includes scenic flight to Great Barrier Reef) *PROMOTION*


Stopover:Noosa, Fraser Island, Hervey Bay, Hinterland & Brisbane

Inclusion

~ 7 Days Hertz Car Rental with Max coverage (Zero Excess) - FCAR (Toyota Camry or similar) / FVAR (Kia Carnivale or similar for 4A) *Airport Pickup
~ 6 nights accommodation as below:-
* 2N Novotel Twin Waters Resort Sunshine Coast in a Resort Room Garden View Room (2 rooms for 4A) *weekdays only.
* 2N Mantra Hervey Bay in a Hotel Room (1 Bedroom for 2A1C,3A OR 2 Bedroom for 4A,2A2C).
* 1N Glasshouse Mountains Ecolodge in a Beerwah or Orchard Room (Family room for 2A2C,4A).
* 1N Hotel Grand Chancellor Brisbane in a Deluxe Room.
~ Full Day Great Beach Drive Tour (Ex Sunshine Coast - 8 hours).
~ Full Day Great Barrier Reef Day Tour (Ex Hervey Bay) Includes Buffet Lunch & 2 ways Scenic Flight Transfer to Lady Elliot Island.
~ Option to extend stay in Brisbane (Extension night rates based on Brisbane).


*** EARLY BIRD PROMOTION ***
~ Book to travel at least 1 month prior departure to receive discount S$70 per adult and S$35 per child.

SUGGESTED ITINERARY (Admission and meals are NOT included unless Indiciated)

DAY 1: BRISBANE - SUNSHINE COAST
Estimated distance: 115km / 1 hours 45 minutes

Upon arrival at Brisbane International Airport, head to collect your car from Hertz Car Rental counter. you might want to stop by the Australia Zoo (own expense), Home of the Crocodile Hunter, with more wildlife and entertainment than you can poke a stick at! With over 1200 animals and stacks of free shows daily, it's chock-a-block full of wildlife action and adventure.

Thereafter, proceed to hotel and rest for the day.

Overnight at Novotel Twin Waters Resort Sunshine Coast

DAY 2: SUNSHINE COAST - GREAT BEACH DRIVE

The Great Beach Drive provides a tour like no other, showcasing not one Biosphere reserve, but two adjoining ones - a display of nature seen nowhere else in the world. Side-by-side, The Great Sandy and Noosa Biosphere Reserves present you with beautiful landscapes, local aboriginal interpretation and a uniquely rich and diverse natural experience. Small and intimate group sizes and family friendly, offering the experience of driving on some of the world's most stunning beaches and through some of the most idyllic National Parks, this is truly a once in a lifetime touring holiday experience. This region is home to an abundance of wildlife including kangaroos, whales, dolphins, manta rays, dugongs and a large variety of bird species. Highlights include pristine stretch of white sand with stunning headland views all the way from Noosa to Double Island Point Red Canyon. Here, red and yellow sands form a unique canyon in the sand dunes where you will enjoy magnificent views over Teewah Beach a landscape you will never forget. Freshwater- a scenic and relaxing picnic ground in the Great Sandy National Park where you might be visited by Lace Monitors (Goannas), Double Island Point Lighthouse offers breathtaking 360-degree views across the Pacific Ocean and scenic surrounds of the Great Sandy National Park. It is here we often spot pods of dolphins, turtles, sharks, manta rays and the majestic Humpback Whales (season is June-October). Great Beach 4WD Tours are the only operators with access to the Lighthouse allowing you to see a parts of this popular spot otherwise missed. Colored Sands; this world famous attraction has over 40 differentshades of colour. Here your guide will demonstrate how the aboriginal people used the colours for artwork and decoration of boomerangs.Honeymoon Bay- This area boast s a saltwater lagoon with some of the most scenic landscapes in Australia. Stop for a refreshing break where you can swim in the protected waters of the bay, or body surf on the longest right hand breaks in Australia all year round. Rainforest- A beautiful and unique rainforest drive through sand dunes.

Overnight at Novotel Twin Waters Resort Sunshine Coast

DAY 3: SUNSHINE COAST - HERVEY BAY
Estimated distance: 210km / 2 hours 30 minutes

Try to plan this on a WED / SAT when you can get to The Eumundi Market - Australia's biggest and best art, craft and produce market in the heart of the charming historic hinterland town of Eumundi. Established back in 1979, the world-renowned Eumundi Markets is like an outdoor gallery, with towering heritage listed fig trees rising above the 500 plus stalls. The market's policy of 'make it, bake it, sew it or grow it' ensures quality products and the very best of locally produced goods. You will discover original artworks, sculptures, and furniture, handmade toys, homewares, and skincare, cutting edge fashion and jewellery by local designers, as well as fresh local produce and fabulous food to enjoy while you explore Eumundi. There is always a stellar line-up of world-class musicians and talented street performers, as well as face painters, and alternative therapists offering massages, palm readings and more.

Thereafter, continue your drive north to Hervey Bay. Hervey Bay's safe sheltered waters make it an aquatic paradise perfect for year round swimming, diving, sailing, water sports and fishing. Enjoy a bicycle ride along the picturesque foreshore, visit places such as the Orchid House within the beautiful Botanical Gardens, the Marina area or one of the many restaurants and cafes situated along the Esplanade.

Overnight at Mantra Hervey Bay.

DAY 4: HERVEY BAY - GREAT BARRIER REEF (LADY ELLIOT ISLAND INCLUDING 2 WAYS SCENIC FLIGHTS)

Your tour starts after check-in with a scenic coastal flight out to Lady Elliot Island, a true coral cay on the southern Great Barrier Reef, overflying Fraser Island on the way. Once your flight has landed on the island there is an opportunity to take a guided reef tour on one of the glass bottom boats, snorkel amongst the amazing coral formations and marine creatures, hand feed fish in the lagoon or take a guided reef walk with one of the knowledgeable guides. A chance to come face to face with turtles, colourful coral and schools of reef fish await you. The coral gardens surrounding the island are also a breeding and feeding area for the giant "kites of the reef" - manta rays. After a busy morning learning about the island and its wildlife by trained guides, enjoy a buffet lunch at the resort. You will have approxiamately 6.5 hours to explore the island and your tour will conclude after a scenic flight back to the airport of origin.

Overnight at Mantra Hervey Bay.

DAY 5: HERVEY BAY - HINTERLAND
Estimated distance: 210km / 2 hours 30 minutes

Enjoy the morning experiencing some adventure with a difference, as you explore the streetscapes of Maryborough’s original wharf district. Maryborough’s Portside remains relatively unchanged from its days as a thriving river port, when it was one of Australia’s largest and busiest destinations for immigrants in the mid to late 1800’s. Start your Portside experience with a Portside Heritage Gateway Pass (own expense), which includes entry into Customs House Interpretive Centre and the variety of museums on offer.

Following that, proceed to the Maleny. Visit Maleny Cheese, a destination food attraction, positioned in a unique Australian dairy region, showcasing and selling products made on site. This educational food tourism experience, allows guests to try before they buy, the delicious range of products. On weekdays, visitors have the opportunity to see first hand how products are made, through the viewing windows of the cafe, which overlooks the factory floor.

OR you might want to check out at Maleny Dairies is a family owned dairy farm in the stunning Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Their Farm Tours run from Monday to Saturday and are suitable for all ages. Tours begin with a short film about their farm and then it’s down to the factory to see how they process and package their products. Their tour guides will then take you to meet Millie, their tour cow, for a hand milking demonstration and a chance to taste the milk straight from the udder! From here it’s into the baby pen to bottle-feed their calves! The tour finishes with a look inside their dairy and a taste testing of all of their award winning products. They also offer Tractor Rides which run after the first three tours of the day. The driver will take you up through the beautiful back paddocks to watch the calves being fed and you will get to feed their emus! They have plenty of room for the kids to tire themselves out so remember to bring a picnic or grab a Devonshire Tea from their Milkbar. (Barbecue facilities available).
Overnight at Glasshouse ountains Ecolodge.

DAY 6: HINTERLAND - BRISBANE
Estimated distance: 70km / 1 hour

This morning, drive North (approx 30mins) for Montville. It would be hard to find a town on the Sunshine Coast that is more charming than Montville. Perched on the Blackall Range, this quaint village is home to art galleries, cosy coffee shops and boutique stores where you'll find everything from handmade beanies to one-off sculptures made by local artists. There are plenty of accommodation options around town including rainforest cabins, luxury resorts and cute hinterland cottages. After lunch, head for Brisbane.

On arrival in Brisbane, check in and it is definitely time for some last min shopping! Do note that all hotels in the city charge for overnight car parking (Payable direct).

DAY 7: BRISBANE

Check out and proceed to Brisbane International Airport where you will drop off your car. Do check in at least 2 hours prior for all international departures. We hope you have a great time!

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
*** CAR RENTAL EXTENSION RATES IN SGD$ PER DAY ***
Valid for car pickup from AIRPORT with Zero Excess (Max Coverage)
CAR MODEL (GUIDE ONLY)DAILY RATES FOR RENTAL FOR 7+ DAYS
Group D - Toyota Camry Sedan or similar (ZERO Excess)99
Group T - Kia Carnivale or similar (ZERO Excess)118


Important Notes


~ Valid for travel to be completed by 31 Mar 20.
~ Airfare is NOT included in this package.
~ Confirmation is subject to room and seats availability.
~ A valid driving license is required to drive in Australia, check for more details. Drivers must be above 21 years with 1 year driving experience else additional charge will applies.
~ Do note that parking FEES in most places in Australia are chargeable and it is NOT included in the package cost.
~ Note on Fraser Island Tour: Maximum 2 bags per person with a maximum weight of 25 kilograms. Luggage exceeding 25 kilograms will incur a charge.
~ Strict cancellation policy apply once booking is confirmed.
~ Price for child is valid when sharing with 2 adults with 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:

~ Do note that car parking facilities might be chargable in some hotels, these charges are NOT included in the package (Payable direct).
Hotel's high season surcharge applies for stay as follows:-

NOVOTEL TWIN WATERS RESORT SUNSHINE COAST
Weekend surcharge (stay on Fri & Sat): 22Apr-19Sep'19 & 28Jan - 31Mar'20 @ S$30 per room per night / 2 rooms for 4A.
Weekday surcharge (stay on Mon-Thu & Sun): 01Apr - 21Apr, 20Sep - 07Oct, 13Dec - 23Dec'19 & 06Jan - 27Jan'20 @ S$20 per room per night / 2 rooms for 4A.
Weekend surcharge (stay on Fri & Sat): 01Apr - 21Apr, 20Sep - 07Oct, 13Dec - 23Dec'19 & 06Jan - 27Jan'20 @ S$50 per room per night / 2 rooms for 4A.
Weekday surcharge (stay on Mon-Thu & Sun): 11Oct - 10Dec'19 @ S$10 per room per night / 2 rooms for 4A.
Weekend surcharge (stay on Fri & Sat): 11Oct - 10Dec'19 @ S$40 per room per night / 2 rooms for 4A.
* NOT APPLICABLE for stay on/between 24Dec - 05Jan'20 (Min 3 nights stay applies).

MANTRA HERVEY BAY
High Season: 27Sep - 06Oct & 05Oct - 31Oct
* Hotel Room @ S$50 per room per night.
* 1 Bedroom @ S$60 per room per night.
* 2 Bedroom @ S$90 per room per night.
* NOT APPLICABLE for stay on/between 19Apr - 22Apr, 10Jul - 13Jul & 21Dec - 04Jan'20 (Min 3 nights stay applies).
 

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Passenger(s) Bedding and Room(s)

Remarks

Above prices quoted exclude the following surcharges which will be collected upon confirmation of package:

~ Do note that car parking facilities might be chargable in some hotels, these charges are NOT included in the package (Payable direct).
Hotel's high season surcharge applies for stay as follows:-

NOVOTEL TWIN WATERS RESORT SUNSHINE COAST
Weekend surcharge (stay on Fri & Sat): 22Apr-19Sep'19 & 28Jan - 31Mar'20 @ S$30 per room per night / 2 rooms for 4A.
Weekday surcharge (stay on Mon-Thu & Sun): 01Apr - 21Apr, 20Sep - 07Oct, 13Dec - 23Dec'19 & 06Jan - 27Jan'20 @ S$20 per room per night / 2 rooms for 4A.
Weekend surcharge (stay on Fri & Sat): 01Apr - 21Apr, 20Sep - 07Oct, 13Dec - 23Dec'19 & 06Jan - 27Jan'20 @ S$50 per room per night / 2 rooms for 4A.
Weekday surcharge (stay on Mon-Thu & Sun): 11Oct - 10Dec'19 @ S$10 per room per night / 2 rooms for 4A.
Weekend surcharge (stay on Fri & Sat): 11Oct - 10Dec'19 @ S$40 per room per night / 2 rooms for 4A.
* NOT APPLICABLE for stay on/between 24Dec - 05Jan'20 (Min 3 nights stay applies).

MANTRA HERVEY BAY
High Season: 27Sep - 06Oct & 05Oct - 31Oct
* Hotel Room @ S$50 per room per night.
* 1 Bedroom @ S$60 per room per night.
* 2 Bedroom @ S$90 per room per night.
* NOT APPLICABLE for stay on/between 19Apr - 22Apr, 10Jul - 13Jul & 21Dec - 04Jan'20 (Min 3 nights stay applies).
 
Room Type 6 Nights Best of Southern Queensland Drive (Includes scenic flight to Great Barrier Reef) *PROMOTION*
Adult (A) Child (C)
1A 2A 3A 4A 1A1C 2A1C 2A2C
2019-04-01 ~ 2020-03-31
As per itinerary 2380 1550 1395 1355 1300 615 585
Price per person in SGD$

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
*** CAR RENTAL EXTENSION RATES IN SGD$ PER DAY ***
Valid for car pickup from AIRPORT with Zero Excess (Max Coverage)