Coral Coast

The Coral Coast region starts just under two hours north of Perth and runs for 1,100kms north to Exmouth. Some of Australia’s best known holiday experiences are found on the Coral Coast, including the Pinnacles, Geraldton’s Abrolhos Islands, the Kalbarri National Park, the Shark Bay World Heritage Area (includes the dolphins of Monkey Mia and Dirk Hartog Island), the fresh produce of Carnarvon and the incredible Ningaloo Reef, where you can swim with the world’s largest fish, the whale shark. Watch the turtles come ashore and lay their eggs during the summer, swim with the mighty Whale Sharks during March to July in the Ningaloo Marine Park, snorkel with the incredible Manta Rays in Coral Bay, get up close with the dolphins of Monkey Mia, marvel at the colourful wildflowers carpeting Kalbarri National Park and discover the mystical landscape of the Pinnacles along the Indian Ocean Drive. Be sure to visit the magnificent Coral Coast, a fantastic natural playground home to many hidden treasures dotted along a fantastic stretch of coastline just waiting for you to explore.

Whether you are on a romantic getaway, a family holiday or a solo trip of exploration there are many options suited to fit every holiday need.

If you are looking for the best holiday at an affordable price, then look no further. Our deals offer you great value for money!

Planning your holiday is easy, and speak to your friendly Consultant.



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Cervantes Pinnacles Motel
7 Aragon Street, Cervantes

Western Australia

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Cervantes Pinnacles Motel is centrally situated on Aragon Street, in the town of Cervantes, about 200 metres from the town centre. Cervantes is a comfortable 3 hours drive north of Perth, approximately 260 kilometers, along the Brand Highway. Cervantes Pinnacles Motel offers quality accommodation units to suite couples, families or corporate travellers. Each unit is furnished with modern amenities such as air conditioning, internet access and some family units have self contained kitchen for guests comfort and delight. Guests can relax in the pool, arrange a pool side BBQ party for family and friends, or enjoy a delicious Rock Lobster in the Europa Anchor Restaurant. The laid back fishing village of Cervantes in Western Australia boasts white sandy beaches and turquoise waters teeming with marine life, making it a popular choice for fishing holidays and relaxed family getaways.

Pinnacles Edge Resort

7 Aragon Street, Cervantes,

Western Australia

From $240.00*

per room, per night

Built in 2009, Pinnacles Edge Resort is a distinct addition to Cervantes and a smart choice for travelers. The excitement of the city center is only 2Km away. A haven of rest and relaxation, the hotel will offer total renewal just steps away from the city's numerous attractions such as Thirsty Point Lookout, Stromatolites, Lake Thetis. Every effort is made to make guests feel comfortable. To do so, the hotel provides the best in services and amenities. The hotel provides free Wi-Fi in all rooms, facilities for disabled guests, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park, family room to ensure our guests the greatest comfort.

Hospitality Geraldton, SureStay Collection by Best Western

169 Cathedral Avenue, Geraldton,

Western Australia

From $149.00*

per room, per night

Set in a peaceful atmosphere and perfectly located in the center of Geraldton, this luxury hotel welcomes all travelers with comfortable accommodation and convenient access to attractions. Conveniently located to public transportation, only a few steps away to a bus station, offering well-appointed rooms and a wide range of amenities and facilities. Diners can enjoy a variety of a-la-carte menus at The Emerald restaurant with an extensive list of wine. For those who prefer outdoor activities, the lovely hotel provides an outdoor swimming pool and barbeque facilities. Only two kilometers away from Geraldton Beach, guests can enjoy a stroll along with fascinating sea views. Hospitality Geraldton, SureStay by Best Western is a perfect choice for all travelers who seek comfort and convenience.



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ibis Styles Geraldton

140 Brand Highway, Geraldton

 Western Australia

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ibis Styles Geraldton is situated on the edge of town, just 12km from the airport and only 100 metres from a beautiful white sandy beach. The hotel features 60 rooms, a swimming pool, restaurant and cocktail bar. Visitors can explore the spectacular Batavia coastline, the many historic sites in the area and from August to December, experience the magnificent wildflower displays this region is most famous for.

Nesuto Geraldton Apartment Hotel
298 Chapman Road, Geraldton,

Western Australia

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Waldorf Geraldton Serviced Apartments offer a range of apartment accommodation on Western Australia's Coral Coast. Located just 100m from the beach at Champion Bay and 2km from Geraldton Town Centre, the property offers furnished and serviced studio, one, two and three-bedroom apartments within a resort-style complex. All apartments are fully furnished with private laundry facilities and parking for 1 car included. Studios are equipped with a kitchenette with a microwave whereas all other apartments have a full kitchen with dishwasher. Leisure facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, hot tub and BBQ facilities with outdoor seating.

Geraldtons Ocean West
1 Hadda Way, Geraldton,

Western Australia

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Geraldton's Ocean West short and long stay self contained accommodation provides all you need and more. Stay on the doorstep to one of Geraldton's most popular beaches. You are only 2kms from local attractions, cafes, restaurants and shopping. Individuals, couples and families travelling to Geraldton for work or pleasure find Geraldton's Ocean West Apartments relaxing and private.



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The Gerald Apartment Hotel

25 Cathedral Avenue, Geraldton

 Western Australia

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Bringing together attention to detail and exemplary customer service the moment you step foot into the hotel’s lobby, The Gerald Apartment Hotel boasts Geraldton’s only luxury accommodation. However you choose to fill your days and nights, The Gerald Apartment Hotel is conveniently located in the centre of it all. Situated in the heart of the CBD we are walking distance to cafes, restaurants, shops and offices and mere steps away from the beautiful Town Beach and Geraldton Foreshore.

Located within 200 m of Town Beach and 1.3 km of Batavia Coast Marina, The Gerald Apartment Hotel provides accommodation with a bar and free WiFi throughout the property as well as free private parking for guests who drive. This 4-star hotel offers a tour desk and luggage storage space. Certain units at the property include a balcony with a sea view. The rooms at the hotel are equipped with a seating area. Rooms contain a private bathroom with a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries. All guest rooms at The Gerald Apartment Hotel feature air conditioning and a desk. The nearest airport is Geraldton Airport, 7 miles from the accommodation.

Mantra Geraldton
221 Foreshore Drive, Geraldton,

Western Australia

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Centrally located on Champion Bay Marina, Mantra Geraldton is located on the mid-west coast of Western Australia. Just a short walk of Geraldtons Central Business District, the main commercial hub of the growing mid-west and is adjacent to the popular local Maritime Museum. Mantra Geraldton offers guests beautifully appointed self-contained accommodation featuring two separate accommodation complexes. Choose from One, Two and Three Bedroom Apartments within the comfortable East Wing, or for something special the Northshore apartment complex, features two bedroom City and Harbour view apartments overlooking the water. All include a fully equipped kitchen, laundry, spacious lounge and dining areas. WiFi broadband access and complimentary Foxtel are available in room along with a host of amenities to make your stay more comfortable. All apartments include a king size bed, ensuite, TV and DVD in living area. Two and three bedroom apartments have the convenience of two bathrooms and all feature either a private courtyard or balcony. Cook lunch using the poolside BBQ, before taking a dip in the heated indoor/outdoor pool - perfect for those long hot Australian days.

Kalbarri Palm Resort
8 Porter Street, Kalbarri

Western Australia

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Looking to get away from the cities and the beaten track in the land down under? Head over to the Kalbarri Palm Resort, a family-owned and operated resort in this town named after a member of the Murchison tribe. Guests are only a two-minute walk from the town center and five minutes from the beach. A must-see attraction is the Kalbarri National Park, home to several geographical wonders. The property does not include any dining outlets on-site, but guests are only walking distance from several delectable restaurants. Leisure facilities include tennis courts, lawn bowls, and a netted cricket pitch. Kalbarri Palm Resort also includes two swimming pools and an outdoor heated spa.



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Kalbarri Edge Resort

22 Porter Street, Kalbarri,

 Western Australia

From $198.00*

per room, per night

Well-placed in the beaches, sightseeing area of Kalbarri, Kalbarri Edge Resort provides a most conducive spot for you to take a break from your busy days. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the country town has to offer. Visitors to the hotel can take pleasure in touring the city's top attractions: Meanarra Hill Lookout, Hawk's Head Lookout, and Nature’s Window. First-rate hotel services and facilities that define the Best Western International experience await you at the Best Western Plus Kalbarri Edge. The hotel offers access to a vast array of services, including free Wi-Fi in all rooms, daily housekeeping, taxi service, facilities for disabled guests, express check-in/check-out. Guests can choose from 78 rooms, all of which exude an atmosphere of total peace and harmony. Throughout the day you can enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of the outdoor pool, and garden areas. Superb facilities, restaurant and an excellent location to make the perfect base from which to enjoy your stay in Kalbarri.

RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort
1 Monkey Mia Road, Monkey Mia,

Western Australia

From $245.00*

per room, per night

Swimming with dolphins and becoming one with nature are a couple of activities offered at the RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort. The guestrooms are equipped with king-sized beds, beachfront backyards, private barbequing facilities, and international direct dial phones. If the en-suite barbeque grills don’t suffice, there are two on-site restaurants specializing in more BBQ and local cuisine. The hotel offers special packages for spending time and bonding with the local dolphins. The pool table and tennis courts are a few land-based recreational activities for those not interested in bonding with water mammals. The mini mart, internet café, and hot tub add to an overall enjoyable experience while at the RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort.

Heritage Resort Shark Bay
73 – 75 Knight Terrace, Denham,

Western Australia

From $180.00*

per room, per night

Renovated in 2009, the Heritage Resort Shark Bay guarantees guests a pleasant stay whether in Denham for business or pleasure. With its location just 0.2 km from the city center and 10 km from the airport, this 4-star hotel attracts numerous travelers each year. For those of you who want to venture out, Shark Bay Airport are just some of the attractions available to visitors.
Heritage Resort Shark Bay offers impeccable service and all the essential amenities to invigorate travelers. Daily housekeeping, laundromat, postal service, express check-in/check-out, luggage storage are just a few of the facilities that set Heritage Resort Shark Bay apart from other hotels in the city. All guest accommodations feature thoughtful amenities to ensure an unparalleled sense of comfort. The hotel offers an excellent variety of recreational facilities, including outdoor pool, fishing, garden. Discover an engaging blend of professional service and a wide array of features at Heritage Resort Shark Bay.

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Hospitality Carnarvon, SureStay by Best Western

6 West Street, Carnarvon,

 Western Australia

From $149.00*

per room, per night

Ideally located in the heart of Carnarvon, this property offers up to 45 spacious and fully equipped motel rooms to provide the utmost comfort to all guests staying in. Featuring a large swimming pool, guests can swim or relax while watching their kids have a great time mixing up and having fun with other children in the playground area. The property also includes a fully equipped meeting space accommodating up to 60 people. Each meal is cooked using the freshest seafood, vegetable, and fruits for health and quality purposes. All major attractions of Carnarvon - like One Mile Jetty, Kennedy Ranges, Blowholes, and some beaches - are easily accessible. Hospitality Carnarvon, SureStay by Best Western is a perfect holiday venue for those who wish to escape from the buzzing and alive surroundings and work or relax in a serene ambience.

Ningaloo Coral Bay – Bayview
Robinson Street, Coral Bay,

Western Australia

From $205.00*

per room, per night

Offering a year-round outdoor pool and on-site restaurant, Bayview Coral Bay is located in Coral Bay, just a 2-minute walk from the beach. Free private parking is available on site. The property offers a choice of air-conditioned Studio's and Villa's. All rooms are equipped with a private bathroom with hairdryer, ironing facilities and bed linen. Some rooms include a flat-screen TV, kitchen and a balcony boasting sea views. Ningaloo Reef Cafe offers alfresco dining for guests to enjoy local cuisine. BBQ facilities are also available for guests use. A range of activities are offered in the surrounding area and staff at the property can organize whale-watching, diving and snorkeling tours for you to experience. Other facilities at Bayview Coral Bay include a children's playground and you can play tennis at the property. An airport shuttle service is available at an additional charge. The nearest airport is Learmonth Airport.

Potshot Hotel Resort
561 Murat Road, Exmouth,

Western Australia

From $155.00*

per room, per night

Offering an outdoor pool and year-round outdoor pool, Potshot Hotel Resort is located in Exmouth. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free private parking is available on site. Every room at this hotel is air conditioned and is equipped with a flat-screen TV. You will find a kettle in the room. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hair dryer. There is a tour desk and a shared kitchen area. It is within easy walking distance of the town centre and from which you can plan your visit to the Cape Range and Ningaloo Marine Parks, charter a day's fishing or a whale or turtle watching expedition or experience the ultimate adventure and go snorkelling with the amazing Whale Sharks.



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Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef

Cape Range National Park, Exmouth,

 Western Australia

 

From $749.00*

per room, per night

Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef is an exclusive safari camp in the dunes of Western Australia’s Cape Range National Park. The camp has nine spacious tents that are just meters away from the beach. The camp has been designed according to strict principals of minimal impact and sustainability. While the tents are not intended to be 5-star hotel rooms, each tent provides comfort that will make sure your stay is enjoyable, such as a supremely comfortable bed, 100% cotton linens, an en-suite bathroom, and delicious food. The hotel chef will provide contemporary Australian cuisine with bush food and native produce. You can relax at the bar and open lounge area after a long day of adventure.

RAC Exmouth Cape Holiday Park
3 Truscott Crescent, Exmouth,

Western Australia

From $105.00*

per room, per night

This property provides perfect weather for guests to swim, fish, dive, and snorkel on the Ningaloo Reef. Offering guests a wide range of accommodations, all well-quipped and tastefully decorated rooms are designed to provide comfort to all guests. The on-site facilities include a spacious swimming pool, or guests can relax while watching movies at the outdoor cinema or the barbeque area. Some of the attractions not to be missed are Ningaloo Marine Park, Ningaloo Whaleshark'n'Dive, Cape Range National Park , Charles Knife Canyon, and wildflowers. RAC Exmouth Cape Holiday Park is an awarded property that provides a great place to rest your head after a day of exploring around.

Exmouth Escape Resort
2 Corner Welsh Street & Murat Road, Exmouth,,

Western Australia

From $199.00*

per room, per night

Set amongst landscaped gardens, Exmouth Escape Resort offers luxurious self-contained accommodation with a patio and free on-site parking. Guests enjoy a large outdoor swimming pool with a children’s wading pool. The spacious, air-conditioned apartments and villas feature a fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities and a BBQ. All include a dining setting and a lounge area with a TV and DVD player. Exmouth Escape Resort is located 2 km from the town centre and within walking distance to Town Beach and the Exmouth Marina. Learmouth Airport is a 25-minute drive away. Exmouth Escape Resort also boasts a tour desk and boat parking area. WiFi access is available in the reception area.



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Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort
Lot 900 Madaffari Drive, Exmouth,

Western Australia

From $296.00*

per room, per night

Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort is an exclusive resort located on Sunrise Beach in the Exmouth Marina, gateway to the Ningaloo Reef and the Cape Range National Park. Offering  guests absolute luxury in one of West Australia's most breathtaking regions. Accommodation options at this beautiful resort are in the form of fully self-contained apartments with a choice of 1, 2, or 3 bedrooms, making it perfect for both the romantic getaway or the family vacation. Interior design is contemporary and tasteful, featuring warm desert colors, and minimalist furnishing, creating a cool, uncluttered environment. The nearby Ningaloo Reef is considered a Mecca for diving and snorkeling enthusiasts, renowned as the best place in the world to encounter the gentle whale shark along with pristine, protected reefs and a myriad of other marine life.

Mackerel Islands
Thevenard Island & Direction Island,

Western Australia

From $220.00*

per room, per night

Getaway to the Mackerel Islands for a holiday full of adventure and relaxation, accessed from Onslow in Western Australia, just a 2-hour flight north of Perth, or a 1,400km drive on an epic coastal road trip. The Mackerel Islands are a collection of 10 islands and atolls scattered off the mid-coast of WA, 22km from the mainland of Onslow. Stay in a choice of beachfront cabins, or for the ultimate wilderness escape, rent your own island with a sole beach shack. Nestled among coral reefs and visited by amazing sea life, spot sea turtles, whales and dolphins, snorkel among colourful fish, jump on a kayak or SUP board, hire a boat and cruise around the bay, stargaze in awe while soaking up the quietness, or join our skipper on a sensational fishing charter. This the amazing, off the beaten track experience you've been looking for.

Onslow Beach Resort
Cnr Second Avenue & Third Street, Onslow,

Western Australia

From $229.00*

per room, per night

For travelers who want to take in the sights and sounds of Exmouth, Onslow Beach Resort is the perfect choice. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively city has to offer. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city's must-see destinations. Onslow Beach Resort offers impeccable service and all the essential amenities to invigorate travelers. This hotel offers numerous on-site facilities to satisfy even the most discerning guest. Experience high quality room facilities during your stay here. Some rooms include television LCD/plasma screen, cleaning products, complimentary instant coffee, complimentary tea, linens, provided to help guests recharge after a long day. The hotel's recreational facilities, which include snorkeling, outdoor pool are designed for escape and relaxation. Enjoy unparalleled services and a truly prestigious address at the Onslow Beach Resort.

* Prices and hotel descriptions are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.

* Prices are a guide only, subject to availability. From prices for accommodation are per room per night for 2 people, unless otherwise specified and based on the lowest room category for travel in low season.

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Monkey Mia Dolphins & West Coast

Drive up the West Coast of Western Australia and discover the Batavia Coast and the wildflowers in Kalbarri National Park (seasonal). Be charmed by the Monkey Mia dolphins and the stromatolites at Hamelin Pool will arouse your sense of wonder. Discover Aboriginal culture and traditions at Yanchep National Park, and the cosmopolitan cities of Perth and Fremantle.

Planning your holiday is easy, and speak to your friendly Consultant.

Day 1: Fremantle – Geraldton

Today you’ll meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers for your journey to Geraldton. Heading north to Yanchep National Park, you’ll enjoy a fantastic Aboriginal Cultural Experience in a bush setting. Meet your entertaining Indigenous guide Derek Nannup, a local Nyoongar man, who’ll share with you their way of life and will treat you to the enchanting sounds of the didgeridoo. It’s a hands-on experience where you’ll have the chance to touch and feel traditional Aboriginal tools. Continue to Nambung National Park, home of the marvellous Pinnacles, a series of intriguing limestone formations. On arrival in Geraldton, you’ll visit the evocative HMAS Sydney Memorial and have time on your own to discover the seaside township.

Please note: As this Guided Holiday departs at 7.30am from Esplanade Hotel Fremantle by Rydges, accommodation will need to pre-booked for the previous night.

Hotel: Mantra Geraldton

Day 2: Geraldton – Monkey Mia

Travel to the crystal blue waters and pristine white shell and sandy beaches of Monkey Mia, in the UNESCO World Heritage listed Shark Bay Marine Park. The afternoon is at leisure. Perhaps take an optional experience scenic flight over Shark Bay Marine Park or a wildlife cruise aboard a catamaran to spot sea creatures great and small. This evening, sit back with a cocktail or cool beer and watch the world go by as the sun sets over the Indian Ocean.

Hotel: Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort

Day 3: Monkey Mia – Kalbarri

Every morning, Monkey Mia’s wild dolphins swim to shore to be fed. After a leisurely breakfast overlooking the calm waters of the bay, watch the famous dolphins swim into shore (as dolphins are wild their appearance cannot be guaranteed). Visit fascinating Shell Beach, one of only two in the world, formed from billions of coquina bivalve shells up to ten metres deep. Later, travel to Hamelin Pool to see the world’s best known colony of Stromatolites. Dating back to the beginning of life on earth, while they may not appear alive, these living structures have helped scientists unravel the history of life on earth! Venture into Kalbarri National Park to view the spectacular scenery of Murchison River Gorge from a perfect vantage point. Keep an eye out for graceful Peregrine Falcons hunting along the gorges and cliffs. During wildflower season, the National Park is abloom with many a variety of wildflower. You’ll spot Acacia, Banksia, Caladenia and more!

Hotel: Best Western Plus Kalbarri Edge Resort

Day 4: Kalbarri – Perth

On your way south, travel past Hutt Lagoon, one of the famous Pink Lakes in Western Australia. This evening join your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Farewell Dinner. What a great opportunity to share a few laughs as you recount stories from your time together!

Hotel: Travelodge Perth

Day 5: Depart Perth

Say farewell to your new-found friends and this magical part of the country after breakfast when you are transferred to Perth Airport for your onward flight

2021 Dates & PricesTwin ShareSolo Traveler
May: 18$1,940.00$2,480.00
June: 15$1,940.00$2,480.00
July: 13$1,940.00$2,480.00
August: 17, 31$1,940.00$2,480.00
September: 07, 21, 28$1,940.00$2,480.00
October: 05, 12, 19, 26$1,940.00$2,480.00
November: 02$1,940.00$2,480.00

Inclusions 
Meals: 4 breakfasts, 2 dinners
Transport: Airport Transfers & Travel by luxury coach
Accommodation: 5 nights accommodation
Guide: Experienced Travel Director & Driver Guide
Entrance Fees & Touring:Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary

* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.

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Wonders of the Pilbara & West Coast

This epic journey takes you from cosmopolitan Perth along the rugged West Australian coastline and through the remote outback to laid-back Broome. You’ll marvel at the endless blue waters of the Indian Ocean and the incredible natural phenomenon of Monkey Mia’s wild dolphins. See the startling landscape of Karijini, and top it all off with a fabled Cable Beach sunset.

Planning your holiday is easy, and speak to your friendly Consultant.

Day 1: Welcome to Perth

This afternoon when you meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers at your hotel, set off on a city tour of Perth including a visit to Kings Park where you can see the broad expanse of the Swan River and wander around the Anzac Memorial and wildflower gardens. You’ll also see the many public art instillations around the city and get a feel for the different precincts surrounding the CBD. Get to know your fellow travellers over a delicious welcome dinner.

Hotel: Crowne Plaza

Day 2: Perth – Geraldton

Heading north towards the port town of Geraldton your first stop is Yanchep National Park. Here you will meet your local Aboriginal guide Derek who’ll share with you the local indigenous way of life and will treat you to the enchanting sounds of the didgeridoo through his fantastic Aboriginal cultural experience. You will get the chance to gain an understanding of traditional Aboriginal tools and weaponry in this hand on experience. Continuing along the coast to the seaside village of Lancelin at lunchtime and then to the home of the marvellous Pinnacles at Nambung National Park. Get your camera ready for these intriguing limestone formations. After taking time to reflect at the evocative HMAS Sydney Memorial you can take I the astonishing views over the seaside township of Geraldton.

Hotel: Mantra Geraldton

Day 3: Geraldton – Monkey Mia

Discover Hamelin Pool and see the world’s best known colony of Stromatolites. Dating back to the beginning of life on earth, while they may not appear alive, these living structures have helped scientists unravel the history of life on earth! Later visit fascinating Shell Beach that is formed from billions of coquina bivalve shells that can be up to ten metres deep along the water. Continue to the crystal blue waters of UNESCO World Heritage Site of Shark Bay and the pristine white sandy beaches of Monkey Mia. You will instantly feel totally relaxed at this beach side resort.

Hotel: Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort, 2 nights

Day 4: Monkey Mia

Every morning, Monkey Mia’s wild dolphins swim close to shore where the National Park Rangers explain the feeding habits of these friendly mammals that they know by name. After watching the famous dolphins swim into shore (Note: As dolphins are wild their appearance cannot be guaranteed) enjoy a leisurely breakfast overlooking the calm waters of the bay. The rest of the day is free for you to explore or relax. You might choose a leisurely boat cruise through the waters to spot marine life or why not choose to take to the air with a scenic flight over the amazing Shark Bay.

Day 5: Monkey Mia – Carnarvon

Today you will make the journey north to Carnarvon. The friendly local volunteers at the Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum will share stories of how this site was instrumental in the space race. You might even choose to try on a space suit and climb aboard a spacecraft simulator.

Hotel: Best Western Hospitality Inn Carnarvon

Day 6: Carnarvon – Coral Bay – Exmouth

Stopping at Coral Bay where you will join your local guide on a shallow glass bottom boat to see the World Heritage listed Ningaloo Reef. You will be amazed by the colour of the coral and how close it is to the shoreline. Waves of fish and coral drift under the boat as you cruise along this remarkable coastline. Then you will continue further into the North West Cape and the town of Exmouth that is situated on the boundary of Cape Range National Park and the Ningaloo Marine Park home to the spectacular Ningaloo Reef. You will venture up to Vlaming Head Lighthouse for stunning views over Lighthouse Bay and Ningaloo Reef. Our special accommodation for the next few nights is situated right on the water of the Exmouth Gulf.

Hotel: Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort, 2 nights

Day 7: Exmouth Free Time

Free time today allows you to do as you choose. With Ningaloo Reef right on the doorstep of this town, why not marvel at the size, grace and beauty of the Whale Shark as you swim alongside them in the pristine open ocean of the Ningaloo Marine Park. Take a stroll along the beach, relax by the hotel pool overlooking the ocean and why not choose a sunset cruise as it is a fantastic way to end your day.

Day 8: Exmouth – Karratha

Take one last look over Lighthouse Bay and the Vlaming Head Lighthouse, before continuing north to Western Australia’s famous Pilbara region. Known for its rich cultural landscape, red earth and vast mineral deposits, the region’s diverse landscape will fascinate you.

Hotel: ibis Styles Karratha

Day 9: Karratha – Tom Price – Karijini

This morning journey through the Hamersley Range to follow the mining rail lines to see the 5km long mining trains hauling their loads to the ports. Arriving into the town of Tom Price before you join your local guide on a tour of Rio Tinto’s Open Cut Iron Ore Mine site. You will be amazed by the massive pit and huge machinery as you’re led to the heart of the operation. Continue into the depths of the Pilbara to Karijini National Park. Karijini is famous for the natural beauty of its deep gorges, secluded emerald rock pools and ice blue waterfalls. Your stay tonight is in safari-style eco tents. You can sit on your private deck with a good book and relax watching the sun set and fall asleep to the calming sounds of nature.

Hotel: Karijini Eco Retreat

Day 10: Karijini National Park – Port Hedland

This morning we explore more of Karijini. The startling landscape of spectacular gorges, waterfalls and rock pools provides a striking contrast to the stark red landscape of the Pilbara. You’ll explore Fortescue Falls at Dales Gorge and if you’re up to it, you can take a walk to one of the national park’s plunge pools. Port Hedland is a hub for major resource activity and is a powerhouse of the Australian economy. Its natural deep anchorage harbour sees the export of iron ore, salt, manganese, livestock and natural gas from the nearby offshore gas fields.

Hotel: The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland

Day 11: Port Hedland – Broome

Skirting the edge of the Great Sandy Desert, we travel crossing vast pastoral leases and Aboriginal homelands towards the tropical resort town of Broome on the Indian Ocean. As you look out the window you will be amazed by the flat sandy desert that then gives way to distant mountain ranges. The famous Cable Beach sunset preludes dinner overlooking this famous beach.

Hotel: Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa, 2 nights

Day 12: Broome Free Time

Today you have a full free day to explore this tropical hideaway. From a scenic flight over the Horizontal Falls to cruising through the unique horizontal falls on a boat (pre book as it sells out) there are many options for you to explore the area. You may enjoy a leisurely stroll along the 22 kilometres of pristine sand and turquoise water that is Cable Beach. Wander through Chinatown, shop for pearls or just relax at the resort. Tonight, sit back and relax with a drink to watch another spectacular sunset over Cable Beach.

Day 13: Farewell from Broome

This morning after breakfast, bid farewell to your fellow travellers when your trip comes to an end.

2021 Dates & PricesTwin ShareSolo Traveler
June: 16, 29$6,190.00$8,290.00
July: 14, 27$6,190.00$8,290.00
August: 11, 24, 25$6,190.00$8,290.00
September: 07, 22$6,190.00$8,290.00
Bold dates indicate itinerary operates in reverse
Inclusions 
Meals: 12 breakfasts, 9 dinners
Transport:Airport Transfers & Travel by luxury coach
Accommodation: 12 nights accommodation
Guide: Experienced Travel Director & Driver Guide
Entrance Fees & Touring:Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary

* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.

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West Coast Explorer

Prepare to experience some truly captivating landscapes on this in-depth West Coast Explorer of Western Australia’s coastline. Get up close to the eerie limestone Pinnacles, meet the friendly dolphins of Monkey Mia and snorkel in unspoilt Ningaloo Reef. This epic adventure also includes visits to Karijini National Park and the mining towns of Newman and Port Hedland.

Planning your holiday is easy, and speak to your friendly Consultant.

Day 1: Arrive Perth

Arrive in Perth and be transferred to your hotel. Tonight, enjoy a welcome dinner.

Hotel: Crown Metropol

Day 2: Nambung National Park, The Pinnacles, Kalbarri National Park

Travel to Nambung National Park, a striking coastal desert region, home to the unique limestone Pinnacles. Later continue to Kalbarri National Park.

Hotel: Kalbarri Edge Resort
Day 3: Wooleen Station

Western Australia is blanketed in stunning pink, white and yellow Everlasting Daisies from July to October. Journey through the mid-west ‘Wildflower Way’. Arrive at Wooleen Station, where you will learn about the incredible story of the property as you enjoy a tour of this former sheep and cattle station. At dusk, capture a stunning sunset from this magical part of the world.

Hotel: Wooleen Station, shared facilities
Day 4: Shark Bay, Monkey Mia

This morning, journey along the Butchers Track to the stunning coastline where World Heritage-listed Shark Bay lies. This westernmost part of Australia has a unique combination of stunning scenery and amazing flora and fauna, unlike that found anywhere else in Australia. Later, continue to Monkey Mia.

Hotel: Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort, 2 nights
Day 5: Monkey Mia

See the wild dolphins of Monkey Mia. Watch as local rangers undertake a dolphin feeding demonstration (subject to appearance). The perhaps explore pristine white sand beaches during time at leisure. Enjoy a sunset cruise before a seafood dinner at your resort.

Day 6: Hamelin Pool, Shell Beach, Carnarvon

Today, head to Hamelin Pool to see the stromatolites, which are considered the world’s oldest living organisms. Enjoy a stop at Shell Beach then continue to Carnarvon on the Gascoyne River.

Hotel: Best Western Hospitality Inn Carnarvon

Day 7: Ningaloo Marine Park, Exmouth

Travel to World Heritage-listed Ningaloo Marine Park and join a cruise aboard a glass bottom boat at Coral Bay. Enjoy the opportunity to snorkel on this unspoilt reef in warm crystal-clear waters. Beneath the surface, you’ll find dugongs, dolphins, manta rays, and more than 500 species of fish. Marine playgrounds really don’t get much better than this.

Hotel: Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort, 2 nights

Day 8: Exmouth, Cape Range National Park, Turquoise Bay

Explore Cape Range National Park as you board a cruise through the gorge walls of Yardie Creek. Admire the plethora of wildlife, the deep waters and the dramatic red limestone cliff faces. Make a stop in Turquoise Bay, voted as one of the best beaches in the world. Later, visit the Vlamingh Head Lighthouse on your way back to the resort for dinner.

Day 9: Karijini National Park

This morning, travel to Karijini National Park, Western Australia’s second largest national park. Continue to your beautiful eco retreat in Karijini National Park, nestled in the pristine bushland near Joffre Gorge, a magnificent curved waterfall that has formed a natural amphitheatre. Here, enjoy dinner before getting some much-needed rest before tomorrow’s exploration.

Hotel: Karijini Eco Retreat, 2 nights
Day 10: Karijini National Park

Enjoy a full day to discover the contrasting landscapes of Karijini National Park where a vast range of flora and fauna thrives. See the rugged red beauty of Dales Gorge. Perhaps walk to stunning Joffre Falls, located near the eco retreat, or admire the rich red colours from Oxer and Junction Pool lookouts. Later, visit the 20-metre tumbling Fortescue Falls.

Day 11: Karijini National Park, Mt Whaleback Mine, Newman

Explore the Pilbara mining region as you take a tour of Mt Whaleback Mine today. Hear the latest up-to-date information about the current mining projects at the world’s largest open cut iron ore mine. Afterwards, arrive at your hotel for dinner.

Hotel: Seasons Hotel Newman

Day 12: Marble Bar, Port Hedland

Travel to Marble Bar via Nullagine, a town that takes its name from the local Indigenous name for the river that runs through its centre. Marble Bar is infamously known as the hottest town in Australia. The town received its name after a stunning formation of jasper which settlers mistook for a huge bar of marble. Later, arrive at Port Hedland, a mining town renowned for its extensive exportation of iron ore.

Hotel: The Esplanade Hotel

Day 13: Port Hedland, Eco Beach

Stop at the famous Eighty Mile Beach, a stunning coastline that marks the end of the Great Sandy Desert. Keep an eye out for the migratory birds that call the wetland area home. Continue to Ramada Eco Beach Resort and enjoy a relaxed dinner this evening.

Hotel: Ramada Eco Beach Resort

Day 14: Broome

Travel to Broome today and check in to the iconic Cable Beach Club Resort and Spa. The rest of the day is yours to spend at leisure before a final farewell dinner this evening.

Hotel: Cable Beach Club Resort and Spa

Day 15: Depart Broome

After breakfast, your journey comes to an end with a transfer to the airport.

2021 Dates & PricesTwin ShareSolo Traveller
May: 06, 22$9,295.00$11,595.00
June: 08 27$9,295.00$11,595.00
August: 13, 30 $9,295.00$11,595.00
September: 12, , 16$9,295.00$11,595.00
Bold dates indicate itinerary operates in reverse
Inclusions 
Meals: 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 14 dinners
Transport: Airport transfers & Custom-designed 4WD vehicle
Accommodation:14 nights accommodation
Guide: Expert Tour Director & Driver-Guide
Entrance Fees & Touring:Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary

* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.

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Wonders of the West Coast & Kimberley

Discover the Wonders of the West Coast & Kimberley, explore pristine coastlines and rugged outback scenery on this extensive exploration of Australia’s wild West Coast. You’ll venture into the rugged Kimberley region, where breathtaking waterfalls and mystical waterholes await you in landscapes abounding in native wildlife. From dynamic Perth to the mineral-rich Pilbara and the Karijini wilderness, this journey creates memories to last a lifetime.

Planning your holiday is easy, and speak to your friendly Consultant.

Day 1: Welcome to Perth

This afternoon when you meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers at your hotel, set off on a city tour of Perth including a visit to Kings Park where you can see the broad expanse of the Swan River and wander around the Anzac Memorial and wildflower gardens. You’ll also see the many public art instillations around the city and get a feel for the different precincts surrounding the CBD. Get to know your fellow travellers over a delicious welcome dinner.

Hotel: Crowne Plaza Perth

Day 2: Perth – Geraldton

Heading north towards the port town of Geraldton your first stop is Yanchep National Park. Here you will meet your local Aboriginal guide Derek who’ll share with you the local indigenous way of life and will treat you to the enchanting sounds of the didgeridoo through his fantastic Aboriginal cultural experience. You will get the chance to gain an understanding of traditional Aboriginal tools and weaponry in this hand on experience. Continuing along the coast to the seaside village of Lancelin at lunchtime and then to the home of the marvellous Pinnacles at Nambung National Park. Get your camera ready for these intriguing limestone formations. After taking time to reflect at the evocative HMAS Sydney Memorial you can take I the astonishing views over the seaside township of Geraldton.

Hotel: Mantra Geraldton

Day 3: Geraldton – Monkey Mia

Discover Hamelin Pool and see the world’s best known colony of Stromatolites. Dating back to the beginning of life on earth, while they may not appear alive, these living structures have helped scientists unravel the history of life on earth! Later visit fascinating Shell Beach that is formed from billions of coquina bivalve shells that can be up to ten metres deep along the water. Continue to the crystal blue waters of UNESCO World Heritage Site of Shark Bay and the pristine white sandy beaches of Monkey Mia. You will instantly feel totally relaxed at this beach side resort.

Hotel: Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort, 2 nights

Day 4: Monkey Mia

Every morning, Monkey Mia’s wild dolphins swim close to shore where the National Park Rangers explain the feeding habits of these friendly mammals that they know by name. After watching the famous dolphins swim into shore (Note: As dolphins are wild their appearance cannot be guaranteed) enjoy a leisurely breakfast overlooking the calm waters of the bay. The rest of the day is free for you to explore or relax. You might choose a leisurely boat cruise through the waters to spot marine life or why not choose to take to the air with a scenic flight over the amazing Shark Bay.reakfast.

Day 5: Monkey Mia – Carnarvon

Today you will make the journey north to Carnarvon. The friendly local volunteers at the Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum will share stories of how this site was instrumental in the space race. You might even choose to try on a space suit and climb aboard a spacecraft simulator.

Hotel: Best Western Hospitality Inn Carnarvon

Day 6: Carnarvon – Coral Bay – Exmouth

Stopping at Coral Bay where you will join your local guide on a shallow glass bottom boat to see the World Heritage listed Ningaloo Reef. You will be amazed by the colour of the coral and how close it is to the shoreline. Waves of fish and coral drift under the boat as you cruise along this remarkable coastline. Then you will continue further into the North West Cape and the town of Exmouth that is situated on the boundary of Cape Range National Park and the Ningaloo Marine Park home to the spectacular Ningaloo Reef. You will venture up to Vlaming Head Lighthouse for stunning views over Lighthouse Bay and Ningaloo Reef. Our special accommodation for the next few nights is situated right on the water of the Exmouth Gulf.

Hotel: Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort, 2 nights

Day 7: Exmouth Free Time

Free time today allows you to do as you choose. With Ningaloo Reef right on the doorstep of this town, why not marvel at the size, grace and beauty of the Whale Shark as you swim alongside them in the pristine open ocean of the Ningaloo Marine Park. Take a stroll along the beach, relax by the hotel pool overlooking the ocean and why not choose a sunset cruise as it is a fantastic way to end your day.

Day 8: Exmouth – Karratha

Take one last look over Lighthouse Bay and the Vlaming Head Lighthouse, before continuing north to Western Australia’s famous Pilbara region. Known for its rich cultural landscape, red earth and vast mineral deposits, the region’s diverse landscape will fascinate you.

Hotel: ibis Styles Karratha

Day 9: Karratha – Tom Price – Karijini National Park

This morning journey through the Hamersley Range to follow the mining rail lines to see the 5km long mining trains hauling their loads to the ports. Arriving into the town of Tom Price before you join your local guide on a tour of Rio Tinto’s Open Cut Iron Ore Mine site. You will be amazed by the massive pit and huge machinery as you’re led to the heart of the operation. Continue into the depths of the Pilbara to Karijini National Park. Karijini is famous for the natural beauty of its deep gorges, secluded emerald rock pools and ice blue waterfalls. Your stay tonight is in safari-style eco tents. You can sit on your private deck with a good book and relax watching the sun set and fall asleep to the calming sounds of nature.

Hotel: Karijini Eco Retreat

Day 10: Karijini National Park – Port Hedland

This morning we explore more of Karijini. The startling landscape of spectacular gorges, waterfalls and rock pools provides a striking contrast to the stark red landscape of the Pilbara. You’ll explore Fortescue Falls at Dales Gorge and if you’re up to it, you can take a walk to one of the national park’s plunge pools. Port Hedland is a hub for major resource activity and is a powerhouse of the Australian economy. Its natural deep anchorage harbour sees the export of iron ore, salt, manganese, livestock and natural gas from the nearby offshore gas fields.

Hotel: The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland

Day 11: Port Hedland – Broome

Skirting the edge of the Great Sandy Desert, we travel crossing vast pastoral leases and Aboriginal homelands towards the tropical resort town of Broome on the Indian Ocean. As you look out the window you will be amazed by the flat sandy desert that then gives way to distant mountain ranges. The famous Cable Beach sunset preludes dinner overlooking this famous beach.

Hotel: Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa, 2 nights

Day 12: Broome Free Time

Today you have a full free day to explore this tropical hideaway. From a scenic flight over the Horizontal Falls to cruising through the unique horizontal falls on a boat (pre book as it sells out) there are many options for you to explore the area. You may enjoy a leisurely stroll along the 22 kilometres of pristine sand and turquoise water that is Cable Beach. Wander through Chinatown, shop for pearls or just relax at the resort. Tonight, sit back and relax with a drink to watch another spectacular sunset over Cable Beach.

Day 13: Broome – Fitzroy Crossing

Preserved for over 125 million years in the reef rock at Gantheaume Point are the footprints of long-extinct dinosaurs. After exploring one of the best paleontological sites in the world you will say good bye to the coastline as we head deep into the Kimberley. Arriving at Geike Gorge you will join your local guide on a relaxing boat cruise to take in the magnificent colours and structure of the gorge’s stone walls. Watch for freshwater crocodiles, fruit bats and wallabies as the 30 metre high walls of the gorge tower above you before continuing to Fitzroy Crossing.

Hotel: Fitzroy River Lodge

Day 14: Fitzroy Crossing – Halls Creek

Today we stop at an indigenous Art Gallery and experience what the gallery is doing for the local community. This is a great opportunity to purchase some indigenous art from the locals. Discover the town of Halls Creek, a town rich in history and culture where we will stay overnight.

Hotel: Kimberley Hotel

Day 15: Halls Creek – Emma Gorge

Today visit the Argyle Diamond Mine, the world’s largest supplier of natural coloured diamonds. A local Indigenous guide will join you for an extensive behind the scenes to look at the diamond mining process and teach you about the cultural significance of the mine to the local indigenous people. Driving along the Gibb River Road and deep into El Questro Wilderness Park before we arrive at your stay at Emma Gorge Resort. Nestled at the foot of the rusty red Cockburn Ranges, you won’t even know the resort is there as you approach down the dusty dirt road, but before you know it, an oasis of native pandanus and palms appear. Staying in safari style tented cabins, you really feel like you’re immersed in nature. It’s bound to be a highlight!

Hotel: Emma Gorge Resort, Tented Cabin with private facilities, 2 nights

Day 16: El Questro Wilderness Park

This morning rise to the calls of native birds and head to the resort’s large veranda for a hearty breakfast with views of the surrounding ranges. Next up you’ll travel across the mighty Pentecost River to the hub of El Questro Wilderness Park for a cruise on Chamberlain Gorge, a fresh waterhole fringed by tropical vegetation and 60 metre tall escarpments. Afterwards, spend a little time at the station and grab a bite for lunch before heading back to Emma Gorge Resort. This afternoon is free for you to relax and enjoy your surrounds. Maybe take a dip in the resort pool, lay back with a good book on your cabin’s veranda or if you have a high level fitness you might take the challenging hike to Emma Gorge for a dip in the crystal clear waterhole.

Day 17: Emma Gorge – Kununurra

This morning you depart for Kununurra, the food bowl of WA. First up you visit the family run award winning Hoochery Distillery. The family will take you behind the scenes of the distillery before you sit down and try their famous Ord River Rum Cake for morning tea. A visit to the historic Durack Homestead Museum to find out why the homestead as relocated to its current location before you join your local guide for a boat cruise along the Ord River. Departing from Lake Argyle your local boat guide will show you remarkable landscapes, an abundance of birdlife and give you an exhilarating ride before experiencing a magical sunset on the water as you arrive in Kununurra. This evening, you’re invited to a privately hosted exclusive dinner at the Kununurra Sandalwood Factory in the heartland of Kununurra’s Sandalwood plantations. Enjoy a By My Guest presentation by a local Sandalwood expert and learn about this fascinating industry while you dine on fresh locally grown produce from the Ord Valley.

Hotel: The Kimberley Grande, 2 nights

Day 18: Kununurra

Today you can take an optional early morning scenic flight over the spectacular Bungle Bungle beehive domes before a tour of Kununurra, or you may like to join an in depth 4WD tour of the Bungle Bungles in the World Heritage listed Purnululu National Park. Alternately join your Travel Director and visit Mirima National Park, which has great cultural significance to the local Miriwoong people and features intriguing natural rock formations. Afterwards you’ll have time to view the town from Kelly’s Knob Lookout before enjoying a free afternoon to relax and unwind.

Day 19: Kununurra – Katherine

Watch the landscape transform as you journey across vast pastoral leases and Aboriginal homelands into the Northern Territory’s Top End. Local horseman and award winning country singer Tom Curtain will entertain you about live in the outback with real horse-starting and working dog demonstrations, entwined with live music and humorous bush tales.

Hotel: Paraway Motel

Day 20: Katherine – Darwin

This morning travel to Nitmiluk National Park. Take a relaxing cruise at Katherine Gorge on the placid waters of the river where you’ll really feel the spirituality of the land and marvel at the towering cliffs while you spot wildlife and learn about the history and culture of the local Traditional Owners, the Jawoyn people. Travel north along the Stuart Highway stopping at Adelaide River War Cemetery along the way. On arrival in Darwin, enjoy a city sights tour of the tropical State capital, before joining your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a delicious final dinner overlooking the Darwin waterfront.

Hotel: Mantra on the Esplanade

Day 21: Farewell from Darwin

This morning after breakfast, bid farewell to your fellow travellers when your journey across Western Australia comes to an end.

2021 Dates & PricesTwin ShareSolo Traveler
June: 08, 29$10,560.00$13,690.00
July: 06, 27$10,560.00$13,690.00
August: 03, 17, 24$10,560.00$13,690.00
September: 07, 14$10,560.00$13,690.00
Bold dates indicate itinerary operates in reverse

Inclusions 
Meals: 20 breakfasts, 3 lunches 17 dinners
Transport:Airport Transfers & Travel by luxury coach
Accommodation: 20 nights accommodation
Guide: Experienced Travel Director & Driver Guide
Entrance Fees & Touring:Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary

* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.

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