|Cabin||Fare Type||Jan & Dec 2022|
|Gold Twin||Advance Purchase||$3,795|
|Gold Single||Advance Purchase||$4,135|
Today you’ll set off from Brisbane on your weeklong adventure of Australia’s south-east! Settle into your cabin and prepare for your first meal on train before arriving into Coffs Harbour for a spectacular beachside dining experience in the evening. (L,D)
OVERNIGHT: 3 nights Great Southern
After your first night on the train, wake up to a sumptuous breakfast that will set you up for a day of exploring. Choose from wine tasting in the Hunter Valley, exploring Port Stephens by sea or by land or perhaps you’ll opt for a walking tour in Newcastle discovering both its history, vibrancy and stunning coastal views. (B,L,D)
After enjoying a delicious breakfast on board and a relaxing start to the day travelling through Victoria’s high country, you’ll have a choice of Off Train Experiences. Choose to discover regional Victoria or instead visit cosmopolitan Melbourne. See it from above at Eureka Skydeck, take a tour of the National Gallery of Victoria or enjoy free time to explore the city yourself. (B,L,D)
Upon arrival into Adelaide, you will be transferred to your hotel. The day is yours to explore the city. Home to over 900 restaurants, pubs and cafes, and a lively food and wine scene, you’ll be spoilt for choice. (B)
OVERNIGHT: 4 nights Majestic Roof Garden Hotel
Visit the iconic Adelaide Central Markets and taste a delicious selection of foods from SA artisan food producers. Meet the suppliers, stallholders and producers whose families have traded the Market for generations. This small group tour is hosted by local guides and is serious fun for those with a passion for great food, and the people who grow and supply it to our tables. After your tour, settle in for a delicious Market café lunch and watch the world go by, or if you are too full after the tour tastings we can arrange a gourmet Italian panini picnic lunch to take away – your choice. (B,L)
Explore more of Adelaide at your leisure. If you’d like to get right to the source of that gourmet experience by visiting another winegrowing region, McLaren Vale is a perfect option. (B)
Today your boutique wine and food touring continues with a visit to the very special and historic Northern Barossa with its 80 cellar doors. You’ll even visit one of the oldest vineyards in the world where Shiraz vines were planted in 1843. (B,L)
After breakfast, check out of your accommodation. (B)
Extend your South Australian adventure with a 2 night visit at Kangaroo Island, from $1,612* per person.
Blending a range of wildlife experiences with an elegant barbeque at a private lunch site you will get an introduction to Island life – where things take time. Explore Lathami Conservation Park, enjoy a delicious lunch of King George Whiting and visit Seal Bay Conservation Park. Day two will take you to Flinders Chase National Park, Cape du Couedic, Remarkable Rocks, Admirals Arch. Good wines and local produce features in the picnic lunch which can be enjoyed out in the bush before exploring more of the Island.
*PLEASE NOTE: flights to and from Kangaroo Island are an additional expense and subject to days of airline operation.