It’s all about the journey, as we take you from the bustling city to the breaking surf along the coast. Taste wines and admire the stunning views of vineyards in the green countryside then travel to the coast and breathe in the fresh sea air. You’ll stand on the eastern-most point of Australia and finish in the city that’s famous for fun!
This bijou tropical escape features sun-drenched white beaches, crystal-clear waters and lush rainforest. Relax on Hamilton Island in the Whitsundays, snorkel on Whitehaven Beach and cruise to the world-renowned Great Barrier Reef. Venture inland to discover spectacular rainforests and waterfalls, and complete your journey in tropical Cairns.
Walking? Wilderness? Wildlife? Wine? Enjoy them all – along with pristine beaches and delicious food – on this east coast adventure. Explore Australia’s stunning east coast, taking in the iconic sights of Byron Bay, as you make your way from continental Sydney to bustling Brisbane. Sample wine and cheese in the Hunter Valley, get up close to koalas at an animal hospital, splash about in pristine swimming holes.
Your safari starts en route to the Daintree rainforest. See historic Cooktown and the farm district of Lakeland. In Quinkan Country view Aboriginal art. Explore Lakefield National Park, the gold town of Coen and the Archer River. Delve into Weipa and go off-road in Bramwell. Explore ancient Cape York and cruise to Thursday Island.
Enjoy Queensland’s spectacular rainforests, islands and beaches on a road trip up the spectacular northern leg of Australia’s east coast. Queensland offers one coastal paradise after another: the atmospheric dunes of Fraser Island, the impossibly white beaches and blue waters of the Whitsundays, and the colourful coral tapestry of the Great Barrier Reef. With four-star accommodation throughout, this is one unforgettable east coast adventure.
Time to explore the many exciting aspects that make-up Eastern Australia. Visiting Melbourne, Sydney, and Cairns - Experience the Blue Mountains, Great Barrier reef and the Sydney Opera House plus much more.
Explore Northern Queensland's spectacular Gulf Country by airconditioned 4WD! Discover Chillagoe’s limestone caves, take the Savannahlander train into cattle country, see historic Normanton, enjoy a Gulf of Carpentaria sunset cruise and explore Burke & Wills’ infamous Camp #119. Then relax in Lawn Hill National Park and marvel at the Undara lava tubes.
Commence your journey with a scenic city tour of Brisbane before embarking on the ultimate wildlife adventure at Australia Zoo. The Sunshine Coast awaits you, with free time in Noosa, followed by a trip to the world’s largest sand island, Fraser Island, exploring ancient rainforests and white sandy beaches by 4WD. Hervey Bay is the next stop, renowned for the fully operational cattle farm at Longmorn Station. Cruise to spectacular Whitehaven Beach, voted the best in Australia!
Be amazed by the majesty of Uluru at sunrise, the Great Barrier Reef and the ancient Daintree Rainforest. These are just three of the inspirational Australian highlights you'll experience on the 12 Day National Geographic Explore Australia tour from G Adventures. With a Melbourne foodie tour, a Sydney harbour cruise and a whole host of included excursions, this luxury guided coach tour of Australia is guaranteed to impress.
Revealing sprawling red desert landscapes, turquoise tropical waters, and buzzy cosmopolitan cities, this diverse journey is one that ticks all the boxes. Wander through Melbourne’s lively cobblestoned laneways, share a gourmet barbecue with a local family in Alice Springs, and feel the heartbeat of the ancient Red Centre. Snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef and cruising on Sydney’s spectacular harbour are more of the iconic experiences you’ll enjoy.
Explore the epic Eastern Australian coastline on a journey that takes you from spectacular Sydney to the glamorous Gold Coast. Cruise to pristine Fraser Island and the Whitsundays, and head to tropical Cairns to discover the world-renowned Great Barrier Reef. There are hinterland experiences too – you’ll taste premium wines in the Hunter Valley and tour a remote Rockhampton cattle station.
Embark on an Inspiring Journey through the rainforests and reefs of northern Australia to the spiritual Red Centre and iconic harbour city of Sydney. It will delight your senses as you encounter ancient cultures, indulge in delicious cuisine, and experience natural locations that are simply out of this world.
Hop aboard this 25-day trip down Australia's east coast and through the country's heart, making the most of every minute. Offering a solid mix of must-do experiences and uncommon adventures, you'll learn to surf at Byron Bay, sail the Whitsundays, and trek through Mossman Gorge in the Daintree Rainforest. The best part: there's still plenty more to come back for.