|Cabin||Fare Type||Jun-July 2022||Jan-May, Aug, Nov & Dec 2022||Sep-Oct 2022|
|Gold Twin||Advance Purchase||$3,995||$4,295||$4,585|
|Gold Single||Advance Purchase||$4,195||$4,445||$4,785|
After making your own way to Perth, settle in to your accommodation.
OVERNIGHT: 1 night QT Perth
Your journey starts with a picturesque drive south to the fabulous Margaret River region, with several stops along the way. In Mandurah, a coffee break by the foreshore is followed by a visit to the Featured Wood Gallery and Museum in Bunbury. At Busselton, walk off your delicious lunch with a stroll along the longest timber jetty in the Southern Hemisphere. After some free time to browse the shops and galleries in the Margaret River township, it’s time to head to your accommodation for the night. (B,L)
OVERNIGHT: 2 nights Margaret’s Beach Resort
Today is a sensory overload of impressive food, wine, culture and scenery as you indulge in regional specialties, including wine, craft beer, coffee, cheese, olive oil and chocolate from esteemed local producers. (B,L)
Today, we head to Redgate Beach to hear stories of the shipwrecks that sit offshore, then head underground to explore the spectacular Mammoth Cave. Next stop is the majestic Boranup Forest, dominated by 60 metre tall karri trees, and a tour of the tallest lighthouse on mainland Australia, Cape Leeuwin, before stopping for lunch. After lunch, it’s time to head back to your Perth accommodation. (B,L)
OVERNIGHT: 2 nights QT Perth
Today board the Rottnest Express to unique, diverse Rottnest Island, 22km offshore. A 90-minute air-conditioned coach tour around ‘Rotto’ takes you to some spectacular locations, including Wadjemup Lighthouse and the boardwalk lookout at the rugged West End. Enjoy a delicious lunch before exploring the island at your leisure (make sure you see a quokka). Return to Perth by ferry in the afternoon. (B,L)
This morning you’ll join the Indian Pacific, departing Perth and heading east through the delightful Avon Valley. Take time out to enjoy the iconic train and relax on board in anticipation of your late-night arrival into the Kalgoorlie region. (B,L,D)
OVERNIGHT: 3 nights Indian Pacific
Wake to a spectacular Nullarbor sunrise. Relax throughout the morning taking in the outback vistas before a regionally-inspired menu of modern Australian cuisine and fine wines await you for lunch. Then visit the extraordinary and slightly eerie ghost town of Cook, home to a thriving population of four. (B,L,D)
As the landscape changes again and rich ochre sands make way for forests and farmlands, you will arrive into Adelaide. After an exciting Off Train Experience exploring the highlights of the South Australian capital, return to the Indian Pacific to continue your journey to Sydney. The next stop is Broken Hill where you’ll again have a choice of experiences that showcase the rich mining, artistic and cinematic legacy of this frontier outback town. (B,L,D)
When you wake this morning, take in the full spectacle of the Blue Mountains right on Sydney’s doorstep. After your arrival into Katoomba, select from numerous mountain experiences before completing your epic transcontinental crossing at Sydney’s Central Station. (B,L)
Extend your journey with a cruise along the Sydney Harbour.
Journey Beyond Cruise Sydney from $119 per person.
Step on board and begin your Sydney Harbour adventure. Departing from Darling Harbour and cruising past icons such as the Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, it’s the perfect way to experience Sydney like a local. All-inclusive lunch and dinner cruise options are available, featuring regionally sourced produce and wines.
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