East Coast Motorhome Adventure

Explore fabulous Sydney and Queensland on a self drive adventure. Go where you want and stop where you please as you journey through cane fields and tropical rainforest, past island resorts and stunning beaches.

Suggested itinerary: 

Your fully equipped motorhome is your ‘home on wheels’ for the duration of your stay. Its many features include:

  • Fully equipped kitchen with microwave and gas cooker
  • All cutlery, crockery and kitchenware
  • 80 litre fridge
  • Large double bed
  • TV, radio and CD player
  • Air conditioning
  • Walk through access from cab

You also get:

  • Unlimited kilometres
  • 24 hours roadside assistance
  • Maps and motorhome park information

You are free to travel where you want as you discover fabulous Eastern Australia, but a suggested itinerary taking in most of the sights might be:

Day 1 to 5 - Sydney
Arrive in Sydney for a four night stay in this vibrant city. As well as the famous Opera House and Harbour Bridge, there are a host historic infrastructure, musems and gardens to explore, plus the famous Bondi and Manly beaches are a must see. Make sure you also take time to head out the city to visit the majectic Blue Mountains and to sample the Hunter Valley's renowned produce.

Day 5 - Brisbane
Fly to Brisbane this morning. There is no hurry to pick up your motorhome. We suggest you spend a night in a central hotel to explore Queensland’s capital. Climb the Story Bridge or relax on fashionable Southbank, enjoying the vibrant café culture.

Day 6 to 9 - Noosa / Hervey Bay
Collect your motorhome this morning and leave Brisbane behind as you drive north towards the beautiful Nature Coast. Explore Noosa, relaxing along the vibrant cafe strip on the water’s edge. Take a refreshing swim on the Main Beach, or walk along the lush bushy headlands through the Noosa National Park before continuing onto the famous Hervey Bay. Here you may get a chance to spot some whales, and you can explore the iconic World Heritage listed Fraser Island. Perhaps take an exciting whale watching cruise or head across to the world’s largest sand island itself for a thrilling 4WD tour.

Day 10 to 11 -  Rockhampton
Travel further north through the sugar cane fields to Rockhampton. Enjoy the Botanical Gardens and historical buildings it has to offer, or take a visit to the ancient Capricorn Caves and Koala Park before you move on. If you are feeling a bit adventurous, explore the Eungella National Park before continuing your journey to the palm white sands of Airlie Beach, gateway to the Whitsunday Islands.

Day 12 to 13 - Airlie Beach 
With picturesque scenery, this is the perfect stop for a couple of days. Perhaps head out on a day cruise to take in the beautiful Whitsunday Islands, relax on deserted sandy beaches, beautiful bays and visit the famous heart reef, or unwind with a day on romantic Daydream Island. Drive through the peaceful calm Conway State Forest before continuing your journey further north. 

Day 14 to 15 - Townsville/ Mission Beach
Today’s journey will take you to the tropical large town of Townsville. Here you can visit the world’s largest aquarium, hike the trails, or enjoy the picturesque views across the lush green tropical hinterland, before travelling onto Mission Beach. From here you can discover the tumbling Wallaman and Millaa Millaa Falls and Lake Barrine as you travel though the rural scenery and country towns of the beautiful Atherton Tablelands.

Day 16 - Cairns
Continue on to the popular tropical resort town of Cairns. Explore the fabulous palm fringed beaches at Palm Cove and Port Douglas or board the Skyrail for a scenic ride over the rainforest to the village of Kuranda. Cairns is the nearest access point to the Great Barrier Reef and you can take a full day cruise to snorkel amongst the colourful coral and marine life.

Day 21 - Farewell
Hand your motorhome in this morning as you head to Cairns airport for you return flight to the UK.

21 day East Coast Motorhome Adventure from £560

with flights from £1550

Be sure to enjoy:

  • Views of the Opera House and Bridge
  • Restaurants, bars and attractions of Darling Harbour    
  • A ferry ride to Manly
  • Swim on the famous Bondi or Manly beach 
  • A day trip to the Blue Mountains   
  • A relaxing afternoon in South Bank  
  • Main beach in Noosa
  • Sailing on the Whitsunday Island’s   
    A 4WD trip on the famous Fraser Island  
  • A cable car ride to the Village of Kurunda
  • Snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reed
  • Stroll along the Cairns Esplanade
  • A picnic on Mission Beach  

You may also wish to add day tours and activities and a worldwide stopover

Guide prices shown are per person based on two sharing standard accommodation and Hi-Top Camper and include full ABTA/ ATOL protection. Prices vary according to season and standard of accommodation chosen. To plan your own holiday Downunder call Freedom Australia on 0333 234 2889.

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