Australia & New Zealand Journey
See the very best of Australia and New Zealand in your own fully equipped motorhome. Explore beautiful coastlines, and witness spectacular scenery as you travel through the natural wonders of these magnificent countries.
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
• Integral shower and toilet
• 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 Australia and New Zealand but a suggested itinerary, taking in most of the sights, might be:
Day 1 - Sydney
Arrive into Sydney to spend three days exploring this exciting city. Wander through the historic Rocks area and soak up the Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Enjoy Darling Harbour’s attractions and great restuarants, shop at Paddington’s unique markets and enjoy the famous beaches of Bondi and Manly.
Day 3 - Pacific Coast
Pick up your 2 berth motorhome and head south out of the city towards Melbourne. As you leave the city behind follow the scenic coastline and encounter spectacular mountain scenery and the awe-inspring coast between Australia's two largest cities. We suggest stopping at Canberra, Eden, Lakes Entrance and Phillip Island, before you reach the cosmopolitan hub of Melbourne.
Day 10 - Melbourne
Australia’s cultural capital is the perfect place to start your Great Ocean Road adventure. Explore the historic cobbled laneways and streets, indulge in the many restaurants and fine food scene, or delve into the past at one of the many museums. Take time to wind along the coastal Ocean Road route to Adelaide. Drive along the rugged coastline passing the dramatic Shipwreck and Limestone Coasts, witness the stunning beaches and cliff edges, freshwater lakes and towering dunes before reaching Adelaide. Spend a night in Adelaide’s leafy city before dropping off your motorhome and flying to Australia's Red Centre.
Day 18 - Red Centre
Discover Australia’s Red Centre on a one way self drive journey from Alice Springs to Ayers Rock. Journey through the colourful outback, walk the rim of Kings Canyon before arriving at one of Australia's most famous landmarks. Car hire and accommodation are all pre booked for you. Take in the impressive sunrise and sunset over the famous Rock before your onward flight to Auckland.
Day 21 - Auckland
Arrive into the relaxed and friendly city of Auckland for a two night stay in a city central hotel. Known as the "city of sails". This welcoming city has a bustling harbour and fantastic restaurant scene.
Day 23 - North Island
Pick up your car and travel to the Coromandel Peninsula and Rotorua, rich in Maori culture. View the famous giant geysers and thermal pools. Pass Lake Taupo as you travel onto Hawke’s Bay to sample the great wine region. Pass through the impressive farmland countryside before arriving in the capital, Wellington, which boasts great restaurants and is the home of New Zealand’s vibrant art and culture scene.
Day 29 - South Island
Board the ferry for the journey across the Cook Strait, leaving the North Island behind you. Head to the Mt Cook National Park for a chance to hike and stretch your legs before moving onto Franz Josef, home to the famous glacier. Enjoy 2 nights in Queenstown where a host of activities are on offer, alternatively relax and admire the spectacular views of Lake Tekapo and the surrounding Remarkable Mountains. It's then onto Milford Sound for a cruise around the sound before continuing onto Christchurch via Dunedin and Oamaru.
Day 42 - Farewell
Bid the picturesque city of Christchurch farewell as you make your way back to the UK.
42 day Australia and New Zealand Journey from £3179
with flights from £4625
Guide prices shown are per person based on two sharing standard accommodation and 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.
This itinerary shows the type of holiday you can enjoy with Freedom Australia. You can change it to suit your individual needs.
- Choose the style and accommodation you prefer
- Add day tours and activities in the places you visit
- Extend your stay in any of the locations
- Add other destinations or visit family and friends
Ask us to design an itinerary that's unique to you.
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With Freedom Australia you can enjoy the type of holiday you are looking for - with the help of our Free Planning Service.
You can mix and match any of the hotels, resorts and touring options on this website to create your perfect holiday experience.