Winter Sun Escape
Take a break from the British winter with a relaxing three week stay on Queensland’s beautiful Nature Coast. Finish with a bit of shopping and sightseeing in the stunning harbourside city of Sydney. Our spacious, ocean front apartments provide the ideal base to escape the cold weather at home.
Suggested itinerary includes:
- 22 nights in Brisbane/Mooloolaba
- 5 nights in Sydney
Day 1 - Brisbane / Mooloolaba
Arrive into Brisbane this morning and transfer directly up the to Queensland’s Nature Coast. Located an hour from Brisbane in the heart of the Sunshine Coast, Mooloolaba offers the perfect year-round climate, and is an ideal location to spend a relaxing 22 night stay. The relaxing, laid back atmosphere of the Sunshine Coast, along with the friendly people and the endless scenery, with the crystal clear waters, fabulous eateries and boutiques, makes this the perfect winter getaway.
Mooloolaba and its surrounds have many attractions for both the young and the young at heart. Take advantage of this coastal destination and visit the renowned Australia Zoo or Underwater World. For nature lovers and keen walkers we suggest you head inland to explore the wonderful national parks and bush walks that will provide you with fantastic views overlooking the Sunshine Coast. The quaint hinterland towns of Maleny, Montville and Mapleton are a must and we suggest you spend a few nights in the Glass House Mountains to really appreciate these towns. For the more adventurous, head across to the World Heritage listed Fraser Island to discover some of Australia’s greatest wildlife, or for those looking for a quieter holiday simply relax on the water’s edge absorbing the peace and serenity that the region has to offer.
Day 23 - Sydney
Arrive in Sydney after your short flight from Brisbane to spend the next 5 nights discovering this vibrant city. Experience the iconic Harbour Bridge and Opera House. Head to the sandy beaches of Bondi and Manly, or enjoy the many museums, galleries, and boutiques. Bushwalk through Sydney Harbour National Park or enjoy a relaxing afternoon in the Botanical Gardens. Dine at the world-class restaurants, bars and café’s of Darling Harbour. For fantastic views of the city we suggest you take a Harbour dinner cruise to watch the sunset over the skyline, or otherwise head out of the city on a day tour to explore the dramatic hazy Blue Mountains or taste the local wines of the Hunter Valley, the days are yours to spend as you like.
Day 28 - Farewell
Enjoy a final day in Sydney before you make your way back to the airport for your onward flight home.
Choose the accommodation you prefer:
Mooloolaba – See our delightful holiday apartments situated on the esplanade
Sydney - Choose a centrally located hotel or apartment hotel to be close to and within easy walking distance of Sydney's attractions.
28 day Winter Sun Escape holiday from £1240
with flights from £2135
Guide prices shown are per person based on two sharing standard accommodation 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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