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Blackouts: 31 Dec - 31 Dec 22
Boasting uninterrupted views of the Coral Sea, and a stunning natural setting amidst landscaped tropical gardens, the oceanfront DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns is just a short walk from the city center, and Cairn's business, retail and entertainment districts.
This hotel is located in the heart of Cairns CBD, and close to the departure point for daily trips to the Great Barrier Reef and other natural attractions.
Nestled amongst the lush tropical surroundings of beautiful Port Douglas and located 55 minutes from Cairns Airport, Oaks Resort Port Douglas is the perfect location from which to explore the Great Barrier Reef.
Enjoy a two night 'Ultimate Winery Escape' at Sanctuary by Sirromet. Tucked away on the grounds of Sirromet Winery, a 45 minute drive from Brisbane, the private tented Honeymoon Pavilions overlook the lagoon and offer elegant comfort and style in the tranquil bushland setting.
Habitat Noosa is located in Cooloola National Park, 25 minutes north of Noosa, and offers a wilderness experience like no other. Camp in style surrounded by trees and close to the shores of Lake Cootharaba. Enjoy 3 nights of glamping accommodation on a 65 acre site, with 500 metres of private Noosa River beachfront to discover. Join an unforgettable wilderness canoeing experience through the Noosa Everglades. Stop at Fig Tree Point where you will board your canoe, then paddle upstream through ancient landscapes, mirrored waterways and sub-tropical rainforests. Enjoy morning tea in the tranquil surrounds of Harry's Hut before cruising back to Habitat Noosa, for a delicious roast lunch.
Enjoy the laid-back town of the Town of 1770 and explore the many secluded beaches, calm inlets and the surrounding forests. Visit the Bustard Head Lighthouse, the only lighthouse in Queensland that is still open to the public. DAY 1: BRISBANE TO MIRIAM VALE Journey on the Tilt Train this morning and travel from Brisbane to Miriam Vale. Relax in your reclinable seat and enjoy the on board entertainment, or simply take in the panoramic views of Queensland's changing landscape. On arrival in Miriam Vale, be transferred to your accommodation at Town of 1770. Stay the next three nights at 1770 Lagoons Central Resort & Spa. DAY 2: TOWN OF 1770 Spend the day discovering the National Parks and waterways bordering the picturesque Town of 1770 on an amphibious craft, the LARC!. Climb the Bustard Head Lighthouse tower and take a guided tour of the lightkeeper's cottage museum and restored engine room. End the day sandboarding down 35 metre sand dunes at Middle Island. DAY 3: TOWN OF 1770 This morning explore the Town of 1770 on a guided tour. Wander through the Paperbark Forest Walk before visiting the Agnes Water Museum. Take a bushwalk up to the scenic Agnes Water lookout and enjoy stunning views of the surrounding beaches, spot dolphins, turtles, whales, birds and watch the surfers ride the waves. Visit the historic Captain Cook Monument before exploring the famous 1770 headland. Watch the spectacular sun set over the ocean as you sit back and relax by the lagoon pool. DAY 4: MIRIAM VALE TO BRISBANE Transfer to Miriam Vale Railway Station for the Tilt Train journey back to Brisbane. (B)
DAY 1: BRISBANE TO ROCKHAMPTON Depart on the Tilt Train and take in the spectacular scenery as you journey between Brisbane and Rockhampton. Upon arrival in Rockhampton, you will make your own way to your accommodation. Stay the next two nights at Empire Apartment Hotel. DAY 2: ROCKHAMPTON Spend today at leisure exploring the town of Rockhampton. Stroll along the beautiful Fitzroy River and discover the many restored sandstone Victorian-era buildings. Visit the beautiful Botanic Gardens or head to the Rockhampton Art Gallery where you will find mid-twentieth century Australian art. DAY 3: CAPRICORN CAVES Transfer by coach to Yeppoon, en route visit the Capricorn Caves. These amazing tropical limestone caves offer a beauty different to that of deep underground caves. Take a tour through large caverns with remarkable decorations, rare ferns and massive tree roots and occasionally small bats. The domed Cathedral Cave is renowned for its acoustics. At the end of the tour, walk through the pioneer passage on to a swinging suspended bridge in the rainforest. In the afternoon, transfer to Yeppoon. Stay the next two nights at Salt Yeppoon. DAY 4: GREAT KEPPEL ISLAND Today make your own way to Keppel Bay Marina for your cruise to Great Keppel Island. Spend the day exploring the natural beauty of Great Keppel Island. Enjoy the many activities on offer including nature walks or spend time relaxing by the water. You'll have the choice of one hour stand up paddle board, kayak or a full day snorkel hire. DAY 5: ROCKHAMPTON TO BRISBANE Depart this morning at 5.45am and transfer by coach to Rockhampton Railway Station for your return rail journey to Brisbane.
Sit back and relax as you journey along the Queensland Coast aboard the Spirit of Queensland to where the rainforest meets the reef. Discover the natural colour and beauty of the Great Barrier Reef and take in the scenic views from the rainforest canopy looking out over Tropical North Queensland on this rail and reef getaway.
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