With its rugged coastline, sun-kissed beaches, forested peaks, and exhilarating capital cities, the stunningly diverse south-east feels like nowhere else in Australia. The Great Southern invites you on a breathtaking journey, embracing the wonders of the Australian summer in unparalleled style.
Departing Brisbane, what lies ahead are spectacular coastlines of incredible sandy beaches and some of the best surfing breaks in the world. Get to know your private comfortable cabin and all of the creature comforts onboard, mingling with the fellow travellers who will join you on this epic voyage. Watch the sun dip into the horizon as you dine to the sounds of the waves lapping on the shore on the Northern New South Wales coast, ahead of a sumptuous dinner and all-inclusive fine wines and beverages onboard.
Pass the Semillon and Shiraz! Next stop along the route is the Hunter Valley, where unique touring experiences and tastings await. Take the time to meander through the picturesque and historic vineyards, home to world-renowned brands and family-run boutique cellar doors. After a day exploring, share a nightcap ahead of a restful night’s sleep as the train journeys onwards.
Today, embrace the pastoral perfection of regional Victoria and its paddock-to-plate dining ethos or ascend the dramatic cliff faces of the famous Great Ocean Road passes and then it’s time to marvel at the Twelve Apostles – a majestic collection of crumbling pillars rising from the Southern Ocean.
As you arrive in Adelaide, you complete your epic south-east Australian journey.