Take in the best of Queensland's east coast in this five day excursion. Be prepared for wildlife, world-famous road trips, wonderful beaches, island getaways and fabulous nightlife.
At a glance
- Exlore the Gold Coast's famous theme parks
- Watch humpack whales at Hervey Bay
- Drive a 4WD on the Great Beach Drive
- Discover the booming culinary scene of Brisbane
Day 1: Gold Coast
Start the morning off by practicing your swing and having some fun playing golf at Topgolf with climate-controlled bays. Afterwards become lost in a world of fantasy and fun as you meet your favourite stars and superheroes in Movie World. In the afternoon enjoy paradise jet boating for a unique experience of thrill adventures and sight seeing. Check into The Island Gold Coast set in the heart of Surfers Paradise beach. Have some dinner in the NightQuarter the Gold Coast’s creative playground.
Day 2: Noosa
Take a stroll and grab a morning snack around the stalls in the Eumundi Markets with over two hundred exciting stalls of various handcrafts and produce. Lunch and a brewery tour will be at the Eumundi Imperial hotel the heritage renowned for its colourful decor, fabulous food, live entertainment and the Eumundi Brewery. Your accommodation will be Peppers Noosa Resort and Villas is the ideal location to immerse yourself in a laid - back beachside scene. Catch the ferries from the Noosa Marina, this relaxing stillwater journey takes you from Tewantin, the heritage heart of Noosa, past the hire boats, old jetties and new restaurants at Noosaville. Enjoy dinner at Noosa Boathouse.
Day 3: Sunshine Coast
A trip to Queensland's Sunshine Coast is not complete without a four wheel drive tour from Great Beach Drive 4WD Tours experiencing the Great Beach Drive from Noosa to Rainbow Beach. More than just a drive, this tour is an unforgettable experience of the natural beauty and rich history of this unique coastline, with knowledgeable and passionate guides. Your accommodation for the night is in Mantra Hervey Bay, located amidst the natural beauty of the Fraser Coast is the perfect place to relax, unwind and rejuvenate.
Day 4: Fraser Island
Get up early for some whale watching with Whalesong Cruises across Hervey Bay’s with a strong focus on ecological practices and sustainability. In the afternoon it’s time to see some wildlife The Fraser Coast Wildlife Sanctuary Inc. is a not - for - profit organisaion formed by a dedicated band of volunteers, including long - serving curator Ray Revill, to ensure the future of the sanctuary and its inhabitants. Your accommodation for the night will be in Breeze Mooloolaba a picturesque town on the sunshine coast. Just beyond your Breeze front door is The Mooloolaba Esplanade; a world of colour and stimulation.
Day 5: Brisbane
Today will be an educational experience with first stop at the Australia Zoo the ultimate wildlife destination and home of the Crocodile hunter Steve Irwin and his family. In the afternoon enjoy the Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve which comprises of 55 hectares of subtropical rainforest overlooking the Glass House Mountains National Landscape, the Reserve is a living museum of diverse plant and animal. In the evening head to the Aussie World experience one of the Australia’s favourite theme parks with so many thrilling rides and attractions on offer. Your accommodation for the night will be in W Brisbane. Share some no frills food with new found friends at the famous Three Blue Ducks.