Phillip Island Penguins & Koalas Family Adventure
The Waves Serviced ApartmentsLocated on the Esplanade of the Cowes foreshore..a stones throw from the beach. Modern self contained spa apartment style units catering for couples or families. Lift access to all levels and off street parking. 5 minute stroll to main shopping centre of Phillip Island with restaurants, cafes and attraction bookings available at the door.
Beachside Premium Suite (3 Nights)Dates From:
1 May 21 - 31 Mar 22Twin
Luxury Getaway - Clifftop At Hepburn
Clifftop at HepburnPerfectly located on the iconic Great Southern Touring Route in Australia, just 60 minutes West of Melbourne Airport. Clifftop is the perfect place to rest on arrival or recuperate before departure.
Solitude Villa (2 Nights)Dates From:
1 May 21 - 31 Mar 22Twin
Touring the Murray
Touring The Murray7 DAYS | MELBOURNE TO MELBOURNE
TRAVEL TYPE: Self drive
Day 1: Melbourne to Echuca - 221km
Collect your vehicle from Melbourne and travel to Echuca, location of the world's largest fleet of paddle steamers. Stay the next two nights at Echuca.
Day 2: Echuca
Relax on the deck of a paddle steamer, try water sports or browse the cafés, shops and restaurants of Echuca.
Day 3: Echuca to Swan Hill - 155km
Half an hour from Echuca is the Barmah State Forest, home to the Barmah Wetlands and one of the biggest stand of river red gum remaining on earth. Travel to Swan Hill with its colonial past on display at the Pioneer Settlement living museum (extra charge). Take a ride on a paddle steamer, a horse drawn carriage and vintage car. Overnight at Swan Hill.
Day 4: Swan Hill to Mildura - 223km
Journey from river bushland to a stunning desert environment. Mildura is a charming oasis with citrus groves and vineyards and home of Stefano De Pieri's famous restaurant. Sample the array of fresh food and wine at local wineries, farm gates and markets. Stay the next two nights at Mildura.
Day 5: Mildura
Explore Mildura and its surrounding area. Visit the Murray-Sunset National Park, Victoria's second largest national park with its abundant wildlife and colourful wildflowers. Alternatively, travel to the Mungo National Park and learn of the Aboriginal history throughout the area.
Day 6: Mildura to Ballarat - 453km
Travel to Ballarat and follow the sections of the Goldfields Tourist Route which take in important heritage sites and wineries. Or visit Sovereign Hill and see a re-creation of life during the gold rush era (extra charge). See the colourful costumes and horse-drawn vehicles along the Main Street and visit the various shops including grocers, candle makers, blacksmiths and jewellers. Overnight at Ballarat.
Day 7: Ballarat to Melbourne - 114km
Return to Melbourne at leisure.
7 day Self Drive (6 Nights)Dates From:
1 Dec 21 - 31 Mar 22Twin
NOTE: ^Based on 6-night package. Car hire is based on group B car (CCAR) and Excludes fuel and optional extras.
Melbourne Family Fun
Batmans Hill On CollinsBatman's Hill on Collins in Melbourne, featuring 190 selection of accommodation to choose from from Hotel rooms to 1 + 2 bedroom apartments., Ideally located in the heart of all Melbourne has to offer on the corner of Collins and Spencer Streets with a short walk to Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centres, Etihad Stadium, Docklands precinct and Melbourne Aquarium. Only minutes away from the best shopping, fine dining and theatres. Right out the front of the hotel is the CBD free Tram as well as a short walk of 1 block from the tram route linking all major sporting venues. Southern Cross Railway Station and Airport Sky Bus are conveniently located adjacent to the Hotel.
2 Bedroom Apartment (2 Nights)Dates From:
1 May - 24 Sep 21, 27 Sep - 30 Oct 21, 8 Nov - 30 Dec 21, 3 Jan - 17 Jan 22, 27 Jan - 16 Mar 22 & 23 Mar - 31 Mar 22Family (2A/2C)
Crown Promenade HotelStylish, relaxed and contemporary, the hotel is located in Melbourne's vibrant Southbank precinct. Spacious rooms and fantastic views are only the beginning.
Standard Twin Room (3 Nights)Dates From:
1 May - 23 Sep 21 & 1 Dec - 19 Dec 21Twin
NOTE: *Saturday night stays will occur a surcharge.
Self-drive Holiday: 4 Day Discover Victoria4 DAYS | MELBOURNE TO MELBOURNE
TRAVEL TYPE: Self drive
Day 1: Melbourne to Yarra Valley - 62km
Collect your vehicle and depart Melbourne heading to the Yarra Valley. Wineries offer cellar door tastings, sales and have restaurants serving gourmet food and fine local produce. Get close to Australian wildlife at Healesville Sanctuary (extra charge). Overnight at Yarra Valley.
Day 2: Yarra Valley to Phillip Island - 148km
Depart Yarra Valley and travel south to San Remo, before heading over the bridge to Phillip Island. The Penguin Parade occurs each evening at sunset (extra charge). Overnight at Phillip Island.
Day 3: Phillip Island to Mornington Peninsula - 107km
Depart Phillip Island heading around the bay to the Mornington Peninsula. Stylish Sorrento and Portsea are filled with antique shops, galleries, cafés and coastal walking trails. Visit Flinders on the eastern side of the Peninsula and Cape Schanck, the southernmost point of the Peninsula. Overnight at Mornington Peninsula.
Day 4: Mornington Peninsula to Melbourne - 75km
Make the return journey north to Melbourne passing Melbourne's beachside suburbs
4 day Self Drive (3 Nights)Dates From:
1 Dec - 14 Dec 21 & 30 Jan - 31 Mar 22Twin
NOTE: ^Based on 3-night package. Car hire is based on group B.
Terms and Conditions
PACKAGE TERMS & CONDITIONS: It is our policy to present the cost of our holidays inclusive of all airport and government charges. Please accept however that these charges are not within our control, therefore we reserve the right to pass on any increase. Travel agent professional service fees where charged, will be additional to the advertised prices. Valid for sales to 30 Apr 2021. Valid for travel commenced and completed within the period 1 May 2021 to 31 Mar 2022 (unless otherwise specified).Prices may vary due to exchange rates. All pricing is subject to change until a reservation is confirmed.
Inventory & availability can change on a daily basis.
Other travel dates are available, price on application, please enquire.
Flights, tours and sightseeing are not included in the packages, please enquire.
Rental car: Based on a compact car rental to be picked up/dropped off at an airport location as specified in each package. Rental car must be returned by the same time as it was picked up to avoid any additional charges. Rental car inclusions: Unlimited kilometres, GST, Administration Fee, Loss Damage Waiver (LDW) and Excess Reduction, Vehicle Registration Fee (VRF) and Concession Recovery Fee (CRF) / Premium Location Surcharge (PLS). Rental car exclusions: Bond, Fuel, Age Surcharge, Tolls, one way Fees, additional driver fee, Miscellaneous Fees and Surcharges, Optional extras and tax on all payable direct items. All standard Avis terms and conditions apply.
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