MONDAY 19 – FRIDAY 23 SEPTEMBER 2022
Tour cost (per person)
$429 single supplement
No better, or prettier time to visit Canberra than in the Spring Pretty when the city bursts with the colours of Floriade. The idea of Floriade was that of Christiaan Slotemaker de Bruine who was a landscape architect for the government, and wanted to do something magnificent to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Canberra in 1988. The Floriade display is the largest of its type in the Southern Hemisphere with over 150,000 annuals including 65,000 tulips and 20,000 daffodils. No trip to Canberra would be complete without a visit to both, the old, and the new Parliament Houses, the National Museum and the Australian War Memorial for the Last Post Ceremony. To cap off this amazing tour we also partake in a truly unique experience and experience a guided tour of the gardens of Government House.
Beyond the gates of Floriade, Canberra is brimming with must-see-and-do experiences this spring. With a stellar food and wine scene, a multitude of museums and galleries and endless natural attractions just waiting to be explored, discover why the capital was named third in Lonely Planet’s top 10 cities in the world to visit in 2018
– A spokesperson from Floriade
- 4 nights accommodation
- 4 dinners, 3 lunches, 4 cooked breakfasts
- luxury coach travel fully escorted with driver and hostess
- All entries as per itinerary
About Southern Star Tours
SPECIALISTS IN TOURS FOR TRAVELLERS OVER 60
As an Australian family owned business, Southern Star Tours offers a huge array of Australian destinations and tours for discerning travellers Over 60 to explore, enjoy and to tick off their bucket list!
Southern Star Tours provides a chauffeured “door to door” pick up service from your place of residence to meet the coach and return for passengers residing in the Melbourne and Sydney metropolitan areas*. For guests travelling from interstate to join any of our tour we provide a chauffeured transfer to, and from Melbourne and Sydney airports to your city hotel. And for our regional guests travelling to Melbourne or Sydney to join a tour we provide a V/Line or TrainLink credit for your train travel.
Our drivers and host staff are chosen for their professionalism, their qualifications and their ability to ensure your holiday is hassle free, totally enjoyable, and one to remember.
All vehicles used for Southern Star Tours meet the stringent requirements of being an accredited operator with Transport Safety Victoria, and Transport for NSW.