Today we travel to
the Melbourne Parkroyal for our overnight stay before an early flight the
morning we fly out of Melbourne to Maroochydore, a haven of natural wonders and
outdoor adventures, mother nature does all the hard lifting in this
green-filled sanctuary. We head to the Maroochy Surf Club for lunch, one of the most
respected clubs in Australia. Sit back and enjoy the view. Following lunch we
arrive at our Accommodation with the rest of the afternoon to relax, go for a
stroll, a bit of retail therapy or maybe a nap! We stay the next four nights at
Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort. Tonight’s dinner is at the resort.
for an early breakfast! We then head out for a Dolphin Safari. Departing from Noosa
Marina, Captain Nathan will take you on a relaxing scenic cruise down the
Noosa River and around the headland. Soak up the amazing views of Noosa, and
admire the iconic sights, including Hells Gate. Once at sea, these amazing
mammals will come out and play. Get up close and personal with these beautiful
dolphins as they feed and socialize. Look out for the varied species of
birds before finishing with a relaxing cruise back to Noosa Marina. There is
then plenty of time left in the day to explore, go shopping, relax, go walking,
or maybe book an afternoon activity. Tonight’s dinner is your own choice. There
are so many wonderful restaurants to choose from.
morning we wake to another hearty breakfast! We head off to visit the Noosa
National Park. Noosa National Park is actually
made up of three sections. While sparkling Noosa Headland is the most visited,
Emu Mountain and Peregian are worth a wander too. This afternoon we take part in an enjoyable
experience titled "Pinot & Picasso”. Noosa paint and sip studios
offer a unique venue for entertainment in Australia. Our paint menu offers a
variety of sessions for people from all walks of life. Paint, sip and relax
with one of our expert artists who work to make each class a masterpiece.
You do not have to be experienced in painting techniques to enjoy a session with Sip and Paint Noosa studio. In fact, our art classes are created using the most basic details to make mastering your painting simple. Tonights dinner is at our accommodation.
time! Then it’s off to the Australia Zoo. Nestled on more
than 110 acres and with more than 1200 amazing animals, it’s the most interactive
conservation destination on the planet! You can cuddle a koala, feed their
gorgeous kangaroos or even walk a wombat! Don’t miss the fantastic African animals
on their very own savannah, or head to South-East Asia to visit their majestic
tigers and their gorgeous red panda. Take a trip to Bindi’s Island, where you
can climb a three-storey treehouse, but look out! With that view, you might
spot ring-tailed lemurs, giant Aldabra tortoises, colourful parrots and so much
more. Don’t miss the Wildlife Warriors Show in the world-famous Crocoseum, with
all the slithering, swooping, jaw-snapping action of epic saltwater crocodiles,
birds and snakes! Get up close and personal with their gorgeous wildlife by
booking an animal encounter. If you miss out, not to worry! Check out the free
daily shows on offer and then explore the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital, the
busiest wildlife hospital of its kind in the world. At Australia Zoo, it's as
wild as life gets! We finish our day with a delightful meal at Sails Restaurant
before returning to our accommodation.
morning we wake to our farewell breakfast, sharing our last meal with our tour
group. Then it’s off to the airport to catch a flight to Melbourne, before
being met by a Cardwell’s representative and returning home, after a memorable
and interesting tour to Noosa.