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Southern Great Barrier Reef Suggested Self Drive

8 Days/7 Nights car hire from $75 per day
Flights are additional
 

8 Days/7 Nights car hire from
$75
per day
Flights are additional

Southern Great Barrier Reef Suggested Self Drive-
​8 days/​7 nights

The Southern Great Barrier Reef lets visitors feel like intrepid explorers, as if they were discovering places no one else has ever seen. Even the most well-travelled visitors are often left speechless by the experience of getting up close and personal with life in this remarkable section of the Great Barrier Reef.

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DEAL INCLUDES:
• Rental car: Hertz (Group C) from $75 per day

Flights are additional
Travel: from 01 Apr 17-29 Mar 18 

Itinerary: 
Day 1: Bundaberg – Bargara (14km)
Starting in Bundaberg enjoy a stop to sample the famous Bundaberg Rum. Then head to the relaxed atmosphere of Bargara for a beachfront dinner on the Esplanade.
Day 2: Bargara
Spend a day travelling your way up the coast to the town of 1770 and Agnes Waters. Enjoy the picturesque seaside towns and perhaps a sunset cruise aboard the LARC.
Day 3-6: Bargara – Heron Island (200km)
Head to Gladstone and launch to Heron Island, a very special Southern Great Barrier Reef resort stay awaits you, a coral cay island that’s home to stunning coral gardens and giant sea life.
Day 7: Heron Island – Rockhampton (108km)
Travel to Rockhampton and choose your accommodation and stay
along the banks of the mighty Fitzroy River. Indulge in a great steak or crocodile pie in the ‘Beef Capital’ of Australia.
Day 8: Rockhampton – Bundaberg (288km)
Farewell Rockhampton with a stop at the Capricorn Caves. Unlock the secrets of these spectacular limestone caves before you return to Bundaberg.

Highlights:
Bundaberg – Get an exclusive taste of the Spirit of Australia at the
Bundaberg Rum Bondstore.
Bargara –
The Bargara coastline is a holiday maker’s dream, with a
climate similar to that of the Hawaiian Islands and beautiful beaches to explore.
Agnes Water Beach –
This unspoilt haven is one hours’ drive south
of Gladstone and is definitely worth a visit. This beach is famous for its scenic surroundings, surfing, kitesurfing and stand-up paddle boarding.
Mon Repos –
Each year from November to March you can see Turtles nesting and hatching on the beach at night, this an experience to remember.
Heron Island –
A stay here will have you experiencing the Great Barrier Reef, you can snorkel right off the Island into an abundance of sea-life and coral.
Archer Park Rail Museum Rockhampton –
Containing exhibitions associated with railways and tramways from 1899. This station is sure to interest everyone of all ages and is a rail enthusiast’s delight.

Our favourite places to stay:
• The Point Bargara
• Heron Island
• Capricorn Resort Yeppoon

Terms and Conditions

Valid for new bookings only from 01 Apr 17 until​ 29 Mar 18 or until sold out. Full payment is required within 7 days of reservation being made and no later than 5 pm 29 Mar 18 All travel must be commenced and completed between 01 Apr 17 and 29 Mar 18 Some surcharges, closeouts, and one way fees apply. Price may vary depending on availability. • Airfares are not included and are an additional cost • Advertised prices are per person share twin based on payment by cash or cheque. Credit card fees will apply • Amendment and cancellation fees apply • Rental Cars are subject to availability • Please ask your House of Travel consultant for full details.

Sale Period

Until 29 Mar 18

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