Enjoy all-inclusive Brisbane touring at its best, featuring the Sunshine Coast, Steve Irwin’s Australia Zoo, Moreton Island & Tangalooma Dolphin Resort, river cruising and more meals. 6 days in Brisbane with flights, southern Queensland luxury touring, accommodation, daily breakfast, more meals and transfers. Enjoy breakfast daily, a tour of the city, luxury coach tour & cruise to Moreton Island & Tangalooma Resort as well as tours to Australia Zoo and the Sunshine Coast. Enjoy a free day to discover what Brisbane has to offer at your own leisure. Themes include: Queensland, Departs from Brisbane, Luxury Coach, Returns from Brisbane. + Show more
Return Flights to Brisbane (pricing options below)
5 Nights Accommodation in Brisbane
Breakfast Daily, 1 Lunch, 1 Morning Tea
Moreton Island Cruise
Marine Discovery Cruise with Dolphin Viewing
Australian Zoo Tour
Brisbane City Tour
Brisbane River Cruise
Desert Safari Tour
Tangalooma Resort Visit
Meet and Greet Personalised Return Airport Transfers
DISCOVER AUSTRALIA Bonus Voucher Book ($500 value discounts)
BrisbaneCrocodile Hunter's Australian ZooTropical Island VisitDesert Safari TourBrisbane River CruiseWheel of BrisbaneSpecial Island Buffet LunchSteve's Safari ShuttleSunshine CoastSouth BankKangaroo PointStory BridgeQueens Street MallAnimal Planet CrocoseumMoreton IslandMarine Discovery CruiseMarine Expert PresentationsSand TobogganingDolphin ViewingTangalooma ResortMoreton Island Cruise
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DAY 1 Welcome to Brisbane
Feel the youthful vibrancy of this modern forward-looking city as you arrive into Brisbane. You will be personally met at the airport by a DISCOVER AUSTRALIA representative and transferred from the airport to your hotel. You can relax and use the rest of the day to explore your hotel and its facilities, perhaps take a stroll around the neighbourhood and central Brisbane.
Meet and Greet Personalised Arrival Transfer, Overnight Accommodation.
DAY 2 Brisbane Tour, River Cruise & Wheel of Brisbane
Cosmopolitan Brisbane is home to lush subtropical parklands, a friendly welcoming ambience and a thriving cafe-culture. Meandering its way through this beautiful city is the enticing Brisbane River, the perfect companion for Brisbane's outdoor lifestyle. Australia's third-largest city is well known for its green leafy parks, urban inner-city villages, bustling streets, interesting laneways, art galleries, museums and South Bank with its lush riverside gardens, markets, and massive lagoon.
Today we tour this energetic city, experience the iconic view from Kangaroo Point, cruise the Brisbane River and travel on the massive Wheel of Brisbane. As we tour through the main attractions, you will get a deep appreciation of Brisbane's rich history and see the spectacular architecture that characterises Queensland's capital city.
Your friendly driver will pick you up in the comfortable air-conditioned luxury coach before sharing experiences, fascinating facts and enchanting stories in the onboard full commentary throughout the day. See Cathedral Square, Botanic Gardens (premier subtropical botanic gardens), pass under famous Story Bridge, see Parliament House, Conrad Treasury Hotel, Anzac Square, City Hall, Kangaroo Point Cliffs (amazing panoramic views of Brisbane's shimmering skyline and the river), cross Captain Cook Bridge and Story Bridge, tour through hip Fortitude Valley, Chinatown and see Queens Street Mall (main city shopping area). Onboard the Brisbane River Cruise you will travel through the scenic heart of the city, see the spectacular views of waterfront homes, the Brisbane skyline, South Bank parklands, cruise under Story Bridge and enjoy a delicious morning tea. The Wheel of Brisbane is one of the most exciting additions to the Brisbane City Skyline. Be inspired by the breathtaking 360 degree views right across the city. Travel 60 metres above the city in one of the 42 air-conditioned gondola capsules that seat up to 8 people. Don't forget your camera today.
Breakfast, Luxury Day Tour with Hotel Pick-Up, Brisbane River Cruise, Brisbane Wheel, Morning Tea, Overnight Accommodation.
DAY 3 Tangalooma Dolphins
Discover the wonders of a tropical island escape today - waiting to be explored is a pristine wonderland at Tangalooma Resort on Moreton Island. Just a 75 minute ferry trip from Brisbane, Tangalooma is the Gateway to Moreton Island. Known it's crystal clear waters, white sand and untouched national parks, this winning combination is sure to please everyone. Moreton Island is the third largest sand island in the world and home to the highest coastal sand dune in the world, Mount Tempest - the perfect spot to give you 360 degrees of breath-taking views. The Island is also home to amazing natural flora and fauna - spend the day at leisure at Tangalooma Island Resort and enjoy some of the many activities on offer to help you discover and connect with the natural wildlife and environment of Moreton Island. With everything at your door, adventure and relaxation awaits!
You may choose to experience some of the Resorts' free activities - with plenty of activities on offer it will be hard to know what to do first! For nature lovers , see the Australian Pelicans, the largest of the pelican species from the Tangalooma Jetty at the Pelican Feeding & Sea Bird Talk or learn about the iconic Australian bird
, the Kookaburra, at the Kookaburra Feeding. The Tangalooma Island Resort also offers a selection of casual sporting areas, perfect for a relaxing afternoon game - enjoy tennis, squash, boule, basketball, badminton and croquet are just to name a few. Swim in the resort pools or crystal clear unspoilt beaches. Perfect for some relaxed fun with the family, enjoy the island famously known as the "Playground by the beach". Tangalooma Water Sports offer a variety of interesting demonstrations great for the whole family - learn how to work a motor boat or sail a catamaran. You will also have the chance to learn about the sustainable whale watch tourism and conservation of the island at the Old Whaling Station Tours & Talks
and at the Helicopter Workshop
, learn how the helicopter flies and meet the pilot!
There's something to tempt everyone with the resorts selection of dining experiences tailored to a laid-back and casual getaway. With both local and internationally inspired flavours on offer, you are sure to have a memorable dining and takeaway experience. With your lunch voucher provided, you may like to enjoy a casual beach style meal while enjoying live music, and a refreshing beverage from the newly constructed resort bar.
After lunch, you have the choice of afternoon experience - Cruise down the dunes of the Tangalooma desert as you take to the hills on the desert safari and toboggan down giant dunes. If you feel the need for speed, then take a journey to the scenic Tangalooma Desert region as part of a thrilling 4WD bus tour and take part in the exhilarating sport of sand tobogganing. If you don't like sand in your shoes, instead you can journey along the coastline in search of dolphins, dugongs, green sea turtles, sea cucumbers, rays and more! Hop on board the purpose built catamaran which provides unobstructed views of Moreton Bay’s intriguing marine life. With a full eco commentary provided, learn about the habitats and behaviours of the local marine creatures.
As you cruise back to Brisbane, look back to Moreton Island which has surprised and delighted you with a day of memorable highlights and a tropical island getaway.
Breakfast, Moreton Island & Tangalooma Resort Tour with Return Transfers, Choice of Desert Safari Tour with Sand Tobogganing or Marine Discovery Cruise, Lunch, Overnight Brisbane Accommodation.
DAY 4 Australian Zoo & Sunshine Coast
CRIKEY! Australia Zoo is home to The ‘Crocodile Hunter’ and is one of the best wildlife conservation facilities in the world. Made famous by Steve, Terri, Bindi and Robert Irwin in their global documentaries, the sheer amount and variety of mammals, reptiles, birds and attractions here is mind-blowing. Throw out your old ideas about the ultimate zoo experience, here you will be invited to get up close and personal, hand-feed and maybe cuddle the wildlife. The five-thousand capacity Animal Planet Crocoseum hosts various crocodile, snake and bird shows, whilst the African Safari exhibit replicates the Serengeti complete with zebras, rhinos and giraffes.
Today you will experience the thrilling and action packed wildlife shows and meet many of the 1200 animals across the 100 acres of the world famous Australia Zoo. You'll experience wildlife like nowhere else. Roving animal teams walk around the grounds throughout the day with various animals such as alligators, birds, snakes, and lizards so you can meet them and have your photo taken with them. There are 4 walk-through enclosures where you can enter and hand feed the animals. View crocodile feedings and participate in elephant feedings. Jump on Steve's Safari Shuttle hosted by friendly and knowledgeable guides.
We tour north from Brisbane to the Sunshine Coast, past the magnificent Glasshouse Mountains and onto Australia Zoo. Steve and Terri Irwin's vision has always been to make Australia Zoo the biggest and best wildlife conservation facility in the entire world, and indeed there is no other zoo like Australia Zoo. Don't miss the slithering, swooping, jaw-snapping action of the Wildlife Warrior Show in the massive Animal Planet Crocoseum stadium. Other major attractions include: African Safari (multi-species replica of the Serengeti ecosystem, showcasing zebra, rhino, giraffe interacting as they would in the wild, cheetahs are housed separately), Tiger Temple (critically endangered Sumatran, Bengal tigers, resembles Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia), Elephantasia (12-acre elephant enclosure, wading pool with a fountain and tropical gardens), South-East Asian Precinct and the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital (check out the state-of-the-art hospital, Australia's busiest wildlife hospital, watch the team of vets save our precious wildlife). The Irwin's most honourable objective of educating the world about animal conservation and increasing the chances of protecting all wildlife is truly being fulfilled and you will be a part of this ongoing achievement today.
Breakfast, Luxury Day Tour with Hotel Pick-Up, Steve's Safari Shuttle, Tiger Temple, Overnight Accommodation.
DAY 5 Explore Brisbane
Brisbane is abuzz with creative ways to spend your day. Soak up the subtropical climate, explore the river, botanical parks, museums, shopping precincts or South Bank, Brisbane's premier lifestyle and cultural destination.
Today explore Brisbane at your own pace. There is so much to choose from in this major city. The many major attractions include Queen Street Mall (vibrant shopping and lifestyle precinct lies at the heart of Brisbane), various markets, The Gabba, ANZAC Square War Memorial, City Botanic Gardens (Brisbane's oldest park, originally planted by convicts in 1825), Roma Street Parkland (spectacular subtropical plant displays, sweeping vistas and unique artwork), Queensland Museum and Sciencentre (home to millions of objects, specimens and artefacts that tell the changing story of Queensland), Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art (state's premier visual arts institution), The Courier-Mail Piazza (entertainment hub), Maritime Museum, Performing Arts Centre, Conservatorium and of course South Bank (17 hectares of lush parklands, world-class eateries, stunning river views and hundreds of delightful events all year round make it the perfect place to relax and unwind). Admire the remarkable colonial and modern architecture, including The Ship Inn (built in 1864), The Plough Inn (1885, part of World Expo 88 festivities), South Brisbane Railway Station, The Arbour, The Goodwill Bridge (450 metre long footbridge that links South Bank to the Botanic Gardens), Performing Arts Centre, State Library, Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA), Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (BCEC) and River Quay. Perhaps follow the City Centre Heritage Trail (journey through a range of sites and events that have shaped Brisbane's history) or join an organised Guided Walk (guided walks that take you to some outstanding sights). You could also choose to spend time enjoying your hotel's great facilities.
Breakfast, Overnight Accommodation.
DAY 6 Say Goodbye to Brisbane
Time to say goodbye to beautiful Brisbane, your fellow travellers and friendly hotel hosts. You will be personally met at your hotel by a DISCOVER AUSTRALIA representative and transferred from your hotel to the airport to meet your flight home.
Breakfast, Meet and Greet Personalised Departure Transfer.
This package includes all flights as detailed below in the price section (including all fees, levies and taxes). However, we can tailor this package to include our special discounted 'package only' airfares from anywhere. Simply let us know.
Brisbane Accommodation Included
You have 3 choices of accommodation in Brisbane. Our "Good Standard" central Brisbane hotel has great facilities, a comfortable room and friendly service (typically 3.5 stars). Alternatively, why not treat yourself? The "Deluxe" hotel has superior facilities, stylish room and first class service (typically 4 stars). The “Luxury” hotel is upscale with a more luxurious feel for the discerning traveller and great for celebrating an anniversary (typically 5 stars).
The package is priced on the "Good Standard" option. See Optional Upgrades below for more details, or simply ask.
Airport Transfers Included
You will be personally met by a DISCOVER AUSTRALIA representative and transferred from the airport to your hotel and from your hotel to the airport for your flight home.
DISCOVER AUSTRALIA Bonus Voucher Book
You’ll receive the FREE DISCOVER AUSTRALIA Bonus Voucher Book that includes $500 value of discounts and bonuses throughout Brisbane and Queensland at shops, restaurants attractions etc. It’s a great way to save even more on your Queensland holiday.
“Deluxe” Hotel Upgrade (4 star)100*$
The "Deluxe" hotel option has superior facilities, stylish room and first class service (typically 4 stars). Upgrade this package to 5 nights in a "Deluxe" Brisbane hotel, from just $100 per person.
“Luxury” Hotel Upgrade (5 star)150*$
The “Luxury” hotel option is upscale with a more luxurious feel for the discerning traveller and great for celebrating an anniversary (typically 5 stars). Upgrade this package to 5 nights in a "Luxury" Brisbane hotel, from just $150 per person.