Sun, Surf and Sand 2020/21

9 Days
8 Nights
9 Meals


Australia’s beaches are the stuff of legend, and the rail journey from Brisbane to Adelaide connects you with magnificent coastal landscapes and Off Train Excursions along the way. From the vibrant atmosphere and surf breaks of Surfers Paradise, to the laid-back luxe of Byron Bay, this itinerary takes you through the heart of the Australian beach-lover’s paradise by car and rail, with plenty of opportunity to get sand between your toes.

  • 2 nights accommodation in Brisbane
  • 3 nights accommodation in Surfers Paradise
  • 5 days car hire (compact size)
  • 1 day Byron Bay and Crystal Castle tour
  • 4 days/3 nights aboard the Great Southern, Brisbane to Adelaide, including all meals, beverages and Off Train Excursions in northern New South Wales coast, Hunter Valley and regional Victoria
  • 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners


  • Feel the electricity of Surfers Paradise
  • Explore Cape Byron lighthouse, built in 1901, the lookout is the most easterly point of the Australian mainland
  • Visit Crystal Castle
  • Enjoy a special beachside dining experience on the northern New South Wales coast
  • Savour the flavours and sights of picturesque Hunter Valley
  • Witness the majesty of the natural wonders of the Great Ocean Road


Gold Service Advance Purchase $3,779
Gold Service Everyday $4,389
Platinum Service Everyday $5,989
Prices based on twin share. Single supplements apply for single travellers. Advance Purchase fares are subject to availability. Prices are subject to change.

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