Reef and Rainforest

Day 1 (L,D) Mackay, Broken River

Arrive in Tropical Mackay where your guide will meet you at the Airport, Lunch today will be served at the Deck Steak House at the Mackay Marina.  After lunch, we will do an inspection of the Pine Islet Lighthouse which has been restored and has one of the longest shining lights in the world, then we will take you for a drive around the Mackay Harbour the larges sugar exporting port in Australia you may spot whales breaching from the harbor wall. We will travel up the Pioneer Valley to our accommodation at Broken River Mountain Resort.  Where you will be staying for the next 3 nights 

Day 2 (B,LD) Eungella

Today is a leisurely day with walks through the Rainforest with Platypus spotting.  A visit to a Dairy Farm, wood turning, with afternoon tea at the Chalet which over – looks the Pioneer Valley.

Day 3 (B,LD) Finch Hatton Gorge

Today we are going down the range to Finch Hatton Gorge, where you will be treated to a beautiful area of the Finch Hatton Gorge for billy tea and toasted damper, we take a walk through the rainforest to Araluen Falls if you like, you can go for a swim.  When you get back from your walk and swim you will be treated to a BBQ lunch at the Finch Hatton Hilton our private bush camp set in the rainforest with a mountain stream running alongside

Araluen Falls

Day 4(B,LD) Bredl’s Wild Farm , Hamilton Island

Today we take you on a journey to the Bredl Wild Farm experience. You will meet with Cherie, Zeb and Dan who will entertain you throughout the day with hands on experiences with native wildlife. Firstly, with hand feeding the Cassowary, to learning about Australian Snakes and what to do in case of a snake bite, holding pythons, lizards, cuddle a koala, hand feeding kangaroos and holding baby crocodiles. Travel on the croc truck to see all the large crocs and Zeb and Dan tell you all about these great animals.  Lunch will be served when you return from seeing the big crocodiles.  After visiting Bredls, we then travel a little further north to Airlie Beach, where you will be transferred from the Port of Airlie to Hamilton Island, where you will stay for 3 nights

Day 5 (B,L,D) White Haven and Islands

Today is a day to the islands, pick up form Hamilton Island and the boat will take you to White Haven Beach cruising past various islands on the way for the day where you can swim in these pristine waters and walk on brilliant white sand take the walk from the look out over White Haven Beach.

Day 6 (B,LD) Great Barrier Reef

Today we go to the Great Barrier Reef with Cruise Whitsundays where you can go snorkeling, ride in the glass bottom boat or just have a seat in the underwater observatory just watching all the fish swim throughout the coral.

Day 7 (B) Departure Day

Your holiday comes to an end with transfers to the Hamilton Island Airport for your departure home.

Minimum number is required (12)

Date 30 August – 5 September 2019

Cost $ 2,855.00 per person Twin/Double Share   

$3,685.00 per person single supplement