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WAITLIST (SJ) 6 Day Floriade, Canberra, Snowy Mountains and Kelly Country- 03 October 2022

 

 

Casey Tours run a fleet of coaches, operating a variety of tours from single-day tours within WA to extended tours through some of Australia’s most remote and fascinating regions.

With over 45 years of touring experience, they have the knowledge to host exciting, comfortable and safe tours throughout Australia. Casey Tours utilise their own vehicles and a team of drivers and hosts employed by Casey Tours. They coordinate all accommodation, attractions and meals directly, the team takes responsibility for all aspects of our passenger’s touring experience.

 

Itinerary Details

Day 1

(PD, Motel) Fly into Canberra where we are met by our coach and taken to the motel to settle in for four nights. Note: Flights arriving after 6pm will have picnic dinner provided in the room.

Day 2

(CB, MD, Motel) With one million flowers in bloom throughout Canberra’s Commonwealth Park let Floriade stimulate your senses with exciting demonstrations, activities, displays and events. Admire the endless possibilities of floral design and see the stunning display of creativity and colour when fashion and flowers come together. In the afternoon we visit two beautiful attractions; Cockington Green Miniature Village, representing an English Village and famous worldwide scenes, as well as “Tulip Top Gardens” with beds of tulips in an array of striking colours. Note: Entry to Cockington and Tulip Top included.

Day 3

(CB, RD, Motel) We travel via Jindabyne to the Snowy Mountains and a beautiful alpine village in the Kosciusko National Park. Here you may take the chairlift up the mountain. In the afternoon down the mountains to Cooma and back to Canberra. Note: Chairlift not included in your fare approx $30.

Day 4

(CB, MD, Motel) A full day in Canberra visiting Parliament House; the unique blend of impressive architecture, a stunning art collection and beautiful landscape makes Parliament House one of our nation’s most important buildings. The National Gallery; with more than 160,000 works of art across four main areas that belong to the people of Australia and are preserved and presented for their enjoyment and the National War Memorial; combining a shrine, a world-class museum, and an extensive archive to commemorate the sacrifice of those Australians who have died in war and remember, interpret and understand the Australian experience of war. Finishing the day off with a tour around the Embassy District.

Day 5

(CB, RD, Motel) A day of Australian icons. Travelling via the western side of the Snowy Mountains down the Hume Highway we come to the Murrumbidgee River and the equally famous “Dog on the Tucker Box” five mile from Gundagai. Then to the border cities of Albury in NSW and Wodonga in VIC and a visit to the Hume Weir, the largest dam on the Murray River. On to Beechworth, our home for the night.

Day 6

(FB) Kelly Country, a day of history. Firstly a tour of Beechworth where Ned and his mother were tried and imprisoned. Then on to Glenrowan for an animated re-enactment of his capture at the Glenrowan Hotel. To Benella, whose famous son was Weary Dunlop. Lastly on to Melbourne for our flight home after a great tour. Note: Kelly Reenactment included.

Prices

Adult: $2750 Twin Share
Senior: $2690 Twin Share
Single Supplement: $500

Inclusions

    • Cockington Green Miniature Village
    • Tulip Top Gardens
    • Parliament House
    • The National Gallery
    • The National War Memorial
    • Snowy Mountains
    • Guided Tour of Beechworth
    • Ned Kelly Animated Re-enactment
    • Return Flights Ex Perth
    • Motel Accommodation
    • 5 evening meals, 5 breakfasts

Conditions

  • Valid for departure 03 October 2022
  • Limited Solo rooms available, will be based on first in.
  • Deposit of $350 due within 1 day of booking
  • Deposit is non-refundable
  • Final payment due within 24 hours of deposit as this is a last min departure
  • Amendment and cancellation fees will apply
  • Subject to availability and subject to change without notice
    • UPDATED JAN 2021
       The Firm reserves the right without previous notice to the passenger to cancel or withdraw any tour and in such event, the full sum paid by the passenger shall be returned to the passenger and upon tendering the same all liability of the firm to the passenger shall cease.SPECIAL COVID CANCELLATION RULES:
      Under the following situations you will be offered a full refund of your fare;
      • You or your travelling companion are unable to join your planned departure due to a government travel ban or government directed border closure related to cross area, border, region or territory travel.
      • You or your travelling companion are unable to join your planned departure due to mandatory quarantine or self-isolation requirements related to cross area, border, region or territory travel imposed on you.
      • You or your travelling companion are diagnosed with coronavirus and you have to your cancel your trip.
      • You or your travelling companion are permanently employed as a healthcare worker, residential care worker or law enforcement officer, and your or their pre-approved leave is cancelled by the employer due to coronavirus.

    CLICK HERE for Caseys Coronavirus Policy

 

 

 

Meal Codes and Descriptions

Breakfast

CAB – Camp Breakfast; Cereal, toast, tea & coffee.
BB – Breakfast Boxes; Each room is given a box with all the requirements for cereal and toast.
CB – Continental Breakfast; Provided at motel or at attraction.
FB – Fully Cooked Breakfast; Provided by motel or attraction.

Lunch

PL – Picnic Lunch; Meat, salads, tea & coffee. Could also be Sausage sizzle or hot dogs.

Dinner

CAD – Camp Dinner; Supplied by Casey Tours staff, Usually includes, soup, bbq, vegetables, desert.
PD – Picnic Dinner; Examples include Fish & Chips on Cable Beach or a Sausage sizzle at Uluru.
RD – Restaurant Dinner; Provided at a club, bistro or other establishment.
MD – Motel Dinner; Two or three course evening meal. Provided at the motel.

Notes

Floriade has not yet confirmed the 2022 festival or the dates if the festival does proceed.