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Discover Fraser Island on Fully Escorted Over 50s Tour

$ 1590 or 5 monthly payments of $318.00
6 days/5 nights
Per Adult

6 Day Fraser Island Tour

Your Fraser Island escape begins with a scenic journey on the Tilt train from Brisbane to Maryborough. You’ll discover the history of this quaint town as you drive through to Hervey Bay to board a ferry over to Fraser Island. Discover Lake McKenzie, Maheno Shipwreck, Eli Creek, Stonetool Sand Bowl an...

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Highlights

  • Small group travel for over 50s only
  • Lots of tours and sightseeing included such as whale watching, full day Fraser tour and a guided ranger walk 
  • Tilt Train rail journey included 
  • Stay in both Hervey Bay and Kingfisher Bay
  • Need Flights to Brisbane? Call us on 1300 404 100 to arrange flights
  • Departs 2 Sep 2018    
 

Itinerary

Day 1, Sunday, 2 SEP
Today you will depart Brisbane Roma Street Railway Station at 11:00am on-board the Tilt Train travelling to Maryborough*. Upon arrival into Hervey Bay you have an afternoon at leisure. This evening there will be a group Welcome Dinner at a local restaurant.
Stay: Mantra Hervey Bay
Meals: Dinner

Day 2, Monday, 3 SEP
After breakfast, depart on a day tour exploring the surrounding area of Hervey Bay. Take the coach up to the quaint town of Childers and visit the historical family owned Paragon Theatre. Take a look behind the scenes of the historic theatre with a tour. Make your way to Apple Tree Creek for a light lunch (own expense) don’t fill up too much as you will head to Ohana Winery & Exotic Fruits for an interactive guided tour of the exotic fruit orchards. You will have a wine and tropical fruit jam tasting session. This afternoon, enjoy some time at leisure ahead of dinner this evening at a local restaurant.
Stay: Mantra Hervey Bay
Meals: Breakfast, Morning tea, Dinner

Day 3, Tuesday, 4 SEP
This morning after breakfast and checking out of your hotel you will be transferred to the passenger ferry terminal for your ferry transfer to Fraser Island. On arrival, enjoy a light lunch before checking into your room. This afternoon will be at leisure to relax and unwind ahead of dinner at the resort tonight.
Stay: Kingfisher Bay Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4, Wednesday, 5 SEP
After breakfast, depart on a full day Island tour. On this beautiful day out, you will visit the top natural attractions of the island and cool off in watering holes. Discover Lake McKenzie, Maheno Shipwreck, Eli Creek, Stonetool, SandBowl and Wanggoolba Creek- all from the comfort of a custom designed 4WD air- conditioned coach. Enjoy morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea at various spots along the way. Dinner this evening will be at the Mahena Restaurant.
Stay: Kingfisher Bay Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5, Thursday, 6 SEP
This morning you will set off on a whale watching cruise, where you have a chance to get up close to one of the most majestic and powerful creatures on this planet. After lunch at The Sandbar you will have the afternoon at leisure which will give you the opportunity to explore the resort and use its many facilities. This evening, enjoy a drink while watching the sunset at The Jetty Hut, ahead of a group farewell dinner. Tonight after dinner, enjoy a guided walk around the surrounding area with a local ranger to discover the nature and wildlife of Fraser Island by night.
Stay: Kingfisher Bay Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6, Friday, 7 SEP
After breakfast, you will board the ferry back to Hervey Bay. On arrival, you will be met and transferred by coach to Maryborough West Station to board your train departing at 10:58am and arriving at Roma Street Railway Station at 2:50pm.
Meals: Breakfast

INCLUDES

INCLUDES

All Transfers as per itinerary
Return Rail journey from Brisbane to Maryborough West for QLD Pension card holders or Government Senior card holders.
2 Nights Accommodation Hervey Bay
3 Night's Accomodation Kingfisher Bay
Tours & sightseeing as per itinerary
Meals as per itinerary
Fraser Island Full Day Tour
Whale Watching Cruise
Guided walk with Ranger on Fraser Island
Historic Paragon Theatre Tour
Ohana Winery and Fruit TastingTravel Team Tour Host


EXCLUDES
Applicable Rail fare upgrade for non-QLD pension card holder or non-government card holders
Travel Insurance
Optional activities
Meals unless specified
Beverages unless specified
Items of a personal nature

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fine print

  • Valid for travel: 2 Sep 2018
  • Subject to availability at time of booking for new bookings only
  • All prices are subject to change at any time without notice
  • Valid for sales unless sold out prior
  • If you need to cancel your trip after travel has been confirmed, the travel operator may impose cancellation fees.  In addition, MyDiscoveries will charge a $100 per person cancellation fee. We recommend taking out travel insurance as soon as you have booked your travel dates so you have protection against emergency cancellations that might be needed.
  • Please note all our holidays are subject to availability at time of booking. Should your dates not be available please note the My Discoveries Booking Guarantee applies. The MyDiscoveries 30 Day Booking Guarantee means that if you can't get the travel dates you want within 30 days of buying the voucher, we'll give you your money back, no questions asked.
  • Travel insurance not included, customers are advised to purchase appropriate cover.
  • MyDiscoveries members receive 10% off any travel insurance policy- Simply mention the promo code: DISCOVERY10 on www.insureandgo.com.au
This tour requires a moderate fitness level to participate. All passengers must be able to:
  • Walk 10 mins without having to stop, sit down or rest
  • Walk over uneven ground with no paving
  • Walk an incline equal to a flight of stairs, without stopping
  • Get in and out of transportation unassisted
  • Stand for 30 mins, without needing to sit down
  • Manage own luggage

booking essentials

  • Once your MyDiscoveries Voucher has been purchased you will be contacted by the MyDiscoveries Reservations team will work with the tour operator to get you booked onto your preferred travel dates.
  • If for any reason we are unable to book you onto your preferred dates please refer to the MyDiscoveries 30 Day Booking Guarantee to understand our refund policy.
  • When booking in your travel dates, make sure you have your travel voucher number, traveller names and details of any special requirements (e.g. vegetarian etc)
  • The MyDiscoveries team will send an email to you confirming all of your booking information.
  • We recommend you purchase travel insurance as soon as your travel dates are confirmed.

booking guarantee

The MyDiscoveries 30 Day Booking Guarantee means that if you can't get the travel dates you want within 30 days of buying the voucher, we'll give you your money back, no questions asked.

travel period





Departs: 2 Sep, 2018

pricing options

Twin / Single Package Option Departure City Price
twin Regular adult fare Brisbane $1,630.00
single Regular adult fare Brisbane $2,070.00
twin Government Senior Card Holders Brisbane $1,590.00
single Government Senior Card Holders Brisbane $2,030.00

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