14 Day East Coast Tour - Departs Thursday September 10th 2020
Are you ready for your next adventure? Travel has definitely been more difficult over recent months, but we are ready to continue delivering ULTIMATE moments when travel restrictions are lifted throughout Australia.
If you are currently in Australia and ready for an adventure when it is safe to do so, our East Coast Bucket List group tour is perfect for you!
There is no better way to support local tourism operators then to jump on tour with us to explore the East Coast of Australia and visit the areas that need it most.
This 14 Day East Coast Bucket List tour will adhere to the Australian Governments Department of Health's travel advice and basic safety measures will be in place while on tour to minimise risk to tour members, staff and local operators.
There is still time for plenty of adventure in 2020 - Make Mates, Moments and Memories with ULTIMATE. Register your Interest for more information.
- All transport from Brisbane to Cairns
- Ultimate East Coast tour guide - available 24/7 on tour
- 13 nights’ Accommodation
- Visit Australia Zoo
- Noosa National Park Walk
- Overnight Fraser Island Camping Adventure
- 3 day Whitsunday Islands Sailing Adventure
- Great Barrier Reef Snorkel Trip
- 4 x Breakfast 5 x Lunch 6 x Dinner
Local fees: $20 port fuel and reef levy - Great Barrier Reef, $30 insurance - Fraser Island Adventure.
We recommend a travel budget of approx $40-$50/ day for meals when not included in the itinerary.
Disclaimer - Itinerary is subject to change in accordance with Government travel restrictions. A reconfirmed itinerary will be issued prior to your tour payment.
Tour Start: Brisbane
Welcome to Brisbane! Today we will meet our group leader and new travel mates. Explore the popular sights of this city and finish the day with a Welcome Dinner. Tomorrow we will explore Steve Irwin’s Australia Zoo.
Are you ready for Noosa? Known for Beach, cafes and a coastal trail that runs north past the beaches of Noosa National Park, home to koalas around Tea Tree Bay. It is here we will explore visit the popular Fairy pools before we get ready for Fraser Island.
Day 5 – 6
Fraser Island is the ULTIMATE Adventure Island located off the Sunshine Coast. Known for Panoramic Viewpoints, Dingoes, Lake McKenzie and more! We will tick off all of the bucketlist locations on the worlds largest sand island on our overnight camping visit.
Airlie Beach is the gateway to the famous Whitsunday Islands. We will settle in by the popular local lagoon as we prepare for 2 nights sailing these iconic locations.
Day 8 – 10
The 74 Islands of the Whitsundays are located between the northeast coast of Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef. This captivating location is characterised by rainforest, hiking trails and white sand beaches. The pristine waters are home to beautiful marine life and corals – perfect for snorkelling.
Day 11 – 14
Cairns is Australia’s Adventure Capital and this is where our Bucket List adventure will come to and end. Before we farewell our new travel mates, we will explore the Great Barrier Reef on a Snorkel Trip and spend another day swimming in the popular Millaa Millaa Falls.
How do I book?
The booking process is outlined on this tour page. The first step is to Register your Interest in the tour departure. We will make contact with you to discuss the tour and you will have direct contact with our team to discuss the Bucket List tour.
Will we be effected by the current Covid-19 pandemic?
We have introduced new touring policies that will be implemented on this departure. We strictly follow advice from the Australian Chief Health Officer and health.gov.au. Social Distancing practices will be in place where possible and necessary and all tour participants must have downloaded the Covid Safe app prior to joining the tour.
Is the tour guaranteed to go ahead?
Domestic travel restrictions are still in effect throughout Australia and the tour will only depart should restrictions be lifted. Payment will only be taken from participants should restrictions be lifted. We encourage you to register your interest as we will only ask you to reconfirm and make payment for your tour place once we can confirm the departure.
Who can travel on this tour?
This tour is available to participants who are currently in Australia. You may be living here, studying here or on a Visa. International borders are still closed into Australia and new arrivals will not be able to participate.
What is the maximum group size?
This tour is capped at 16 participants.
HOW TO BOOK
Thinking of booking this adventure? Register your interest below by August 28th 2020. On August 31st, we will contact all registered participants to confirm if the tour will go ahead. We will rely on government permission and authorisation before confirming this departure.
Once the tour is confirmed, you will have seven days to process your payment with our team.
- Register your Interest before August 28th 2020.
- Receive Tour Confirmation on August 31st 2020.
- Select your Tour Starting Point (Sydney or Byron Bay)
- Make Final Tour payment by September 3rd 2020.
- Make your way to your tour meeting point on Start Date
- Organise your travel insurance (not included)
MAKING TOUR PAYMENT
- Once the tour and itinerary are reconfirmed, we will issue each participant with an email payment link to process tour payment. We accept transactions via Credit or Debit Card.
Tour starts in Brisbane - 10th September 2020 (Midday Start)
Tour ends in Cairns - 24th September 2020 (10 am on Checkout)
You will be placed into a Group Chat via the ULTIMATE Adventure Travel App 7 days before the tour start date.
LOCAL CHARGES (Paid direct on arrival)
We have done our best to include the key touring components but have listed the below fee's that are required to be paid on arrival whilst on tour.
- Fraser Island Insurance Fee ($20 AUD) - Paid direct on arrival
- Fraser Island Sleeping Bag Hire ($10AUD) - Paid direct if required
- Great Barrier Reef Conservation Levy ($20 AUD) Paid direct on arrival