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For Australia's Indigenous communities, this region is the traditional homeland of the Gundangara people.


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$136.50 Day Trips & Excursions

Canberra Day Trip from Sydney

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: National Museum of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital TerritoryGuided TourDuration: 1 hourStop At: Australian Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital TerritoryGuided TourDuration: 1 hour 5 minutesStop At: Australian War Memorial, Canberra, Australian Capital TerritoryGuided Tour and opportunity to buy lunch at CafeDuration: 1 hour 25 minutesPass By: High Court of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital TerritoryHigh Court of AustraliaPass By: National Carillon, Canberra, Australian Capital TerritoryNational CarillonStop At: Mount Ainslie Lookout, Canberra, Australian Capital TerritoryLookoutDuration: 5 minutesPass By: ANZAC Parade Walk, Canberra, Australian Capital TerritoryANZAC Parade WalkStop At: Goulburn Visitor Information Centre, Goulburn, New South WalesStop at the bakery for dinner (own expense)Duration: 45 minutes

$215.95 Outdoor Activities

Australian Wildlife 4WD Tour from Sydney

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Southern Highlands, New South WalesTravel in a luxury 4WD to private farmland and bushlandlocations in the Southern Highlands with a specialist guide. Search for kangaroos and wallabies in open clearings, try to spot akoala in woodland forests of Grey Gums, surprise a platypus along the riverbanks in the warmer months. After dinner, go night-spotting for nocturnal wombats, gliders & possums.Duration: 7 hoursStop At: Surveyor General InnEnjoy a hearty country-style dinner in one of Australia’s oldest country pubs.Duration: 2 hours

$866.68 Private & Custom Tours

Private Sydney South Coast to the Southern Highlands Tour

Begin with a drive through the secluded splendour of the Royal National Park, then come upon the spectacular Illawarra coastline (a little Big Sur) and take in the view from Bald Hill, walk the distinctive Sea Cliff Bridge and cruise Grand Pacific Drive in style. Next is the cute coastal town of Kiama with its harbour and blowhole, then on to the wineries of the Shoalhaven to sample their wares before lunch in the beautiful dairy town of Berry. Climbing up the escarpment to the Southern Highlands, we dip through rainforest, into quaint Kangaroo Valley and over historic Hampden Bridge. Lastly, the majesty of Fitzroy Falls and the 1830s stagecoach stop of Berrima, before finally heading back to the big smokeBeauty and history, this tour has beaches, scenery, wineries and plenty of quaint towns and country pubs, if that’s what takes your fancyLunch is not included in the cost of the tourTour Duration: 9-10 hours Driving Time: 4 hoursThis tour is flexible and customisable

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