Outback Wetlands and Coastal Wonders, Safari Lodges, Aboriginal Adventures, Wineries and Golf
Darwin – Kakadu – Bamurru – Broome – Perth – Margaret River
Travel to the Top End of the Northern Territory and explore the vast wetlands and plains of Kakadu National Park. Enjoy a safari-style bush experience in a luxury lodge set amidst floodplains teeming with bird life. Discover Aboriginal culture and meet local communities in the remote and rugged Kimberley landscape. Explore Perth and its surrounds and play 18 holes with the Indian Ocean as your backdrop. End your stay amidst the wineries of the Margaret River.
At a glance
Spend today exploring the tropical city of Darwin or venture further afield and explore outside Darwin.
Transfer to Air Frontier at Darwin Aviation terminal to take a short scenic flight to Bamurru Plains, a ten-room wilderness camp on the Mary River floodplain. This luxury lodge brings a touch of style to one of Australia’s richest bird and wildlife experiences in a remote and extraordinarily beautiful region.
Today continue to sample the signature experiences offered by Bamurru Plains.
Return to Darwin by private plane charter with Air Frontier. Fly Darwin to Broome (daily connections with Qantas or Air North).
Arrive in Broome, the remote, romantic pearling port in the north-west corner of the Kimberley in Western Australia. Broome’s rich and colourful history has created a multicultural melting pot that is reflected in the town’s welcoming and laid-back feel. Warm temperatures and palms deliver a tropical vibe that fits perfectly with the many holiday resorts and the stretch of white sand known as Cable Beach.
Meet your guide from Uptuyu Aboriginal Adventures and transfer to Oongkalkada Wilderness Camp on your private, tailor-made tour. The Wilderness camp is located 200km from Broome at Udialla Springs, a 3,000-acre Nyikina-Mangala property fronting the Fitzroy River. The camp has 6 eco-tents set amongst stunning Kimberley wilderness, one of the world’s last great wilderness areas.
Drive back to Broome today and fly to Perth, the capital of Western Australia, known for its sunshine, natural beauty and relaxed vibe. Its heart is bustling with new bars, restaurants, shopping and cultural spaces, and is also home to Kings Park - one of the world’s largest inner-city parks. Just a short drive away are the beautiful wineries of the Swan Valley and a string of stunning beaches where you can watch amazing sunsets and even swim with wild dolphins.
Explore Perth from a different angle on a 90-minute walking tour with Go Cultural Aboriginal Tours and Experiences. Guide, Walter McGuire, is a well-respected Nyungar man and is a traditional owner of the Whadjuk lands on which Perth city now stands. From childhood, Walter was schooled in Nyungar culture, language and customs by his parents and recognised Elders, including those of related tribal groups.
Take the ferry to Rottnest Island, where there are 63 beaches, 20 bays and no cars to spoil the tranquility.
Depart your Perth accommodation for a day of golfing fun at Secret Harbour Golf Links.
Located a leisurely 45-minute drive from Perth, Secret Harbour Golf Links is carved into the spectacular ocean side landscape and comprises of 18 superbly designed holes set against the Indian Ocean.
Overnight in Mandurah before heading off tomorrow on your Margaret River adventure.
Three hours south of Perth you can discover a land where rolling vineyards sit against a magnificent backdrop of ocean and forest.
Geographically isolated and spectacular, Margaret River is a wine region by the sea - specialising in fine wine, memorable regional cuisine and spectacular scenery. Discover white sand beaches, karri forests and limestone caves all within easy reach of luxury accommodation and a multitude of fine dining choices.
Today, visit two of the region’s most iconic wineries – Leeuwin Estate and Vasse Felix.
Leeuwin Estate is a family winery that celebrates fine wine, food and its long association with the arts. The winery has earned an international reputation for producing outstanding wines and is also home to a private art gallery and an award-winning restaurant.
Vasse Felix was established in 1967 and is Margaret River’s founding wine Estate. It is regarded as one of Australia’s draw-card winery destination experiences and includes a restaurant, cellar door and art gallery.
After your wine tasting experience, transfer to Cape Lodge, one of Australia’s finest regional dining establishments and private boutique hotel. Cape Lodge sits within 40 acres on its own vineyard in the heart of Margaret River wine country with easy access to the vineyards, beaches, forests and caves that are the signature of Margaret River.
Spend the day exploring the Margaret River region on a private tour with Wadandi cultural custodian, Josh Whiteland from Koomal Dreaming.
Return to Perth in the late afternoon or extend your stay departing on a 4-day Margaret River Cape to Cape walk with Walk into Luxury.