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Program #3110RJ
27 Days | 26 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Equipment Requirements
Your bathing suit is a must! A long-sleeve sun-protection cover-up are highly recommended for your day out on the Great Barrier Reef.

Itinerary for Feb 15 — Mar 13, 2014

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Day One: Saturday, February 15 - Departure
Depart From: Depart USA on International flight.

Day Two: Sunday, February 16 - In Flight
In Transit: Cross International Dateline.

Type: Hotel

Description: Overlooking Darling Harbour, the hotel is located beside Chinatown and the Entertainment & Convention Centres. It is a five-minute walk of the heart of the city.

Contact info:
17 Little Pier Street
Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
phone: +61 2 8217 4000
web: www.novotel.com/gb/hotel-3021-novotel-rockford-darling-harbour/index.shtml

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee making facilities, television, telephone, hairdryer, refrigerator and internet access.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a safety deposit box, gymnasium, indoor heated lap pool and foreign exchange facilities. Valet laundry service is available or a commercial laundry is located nearby.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Upon request.
For additional pre- and post-program accommodation, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org.


Day Three: Monday, February 17 - Group Arrival / City & Suburbs Orientation / Prog...
Group Arrival / City & Suburbs Orientation / Program Overview / Walking Exploration / Welcome and Introductions

Arrive To: Welcome to Sydney! Sydney’s stunning natural harbour forms the centrepiece of a dynamic city that has grown dramatically since its beginnings as a prison colony. Situated in the temperate area of Australia, Sydney is surrounded by National Parks and has a beautiful range of flora and fauna. It is Australia’s largest city with nearly 5 million citizens thriving in a multi-cultural society in a congenial climate. Sydney is dominated by Sydney Harbour, of which Port Jackson is only a small part. The city covers a large area, twice the size of London with half the population, and has large parks and sparkling sandy Pacific Ocean beaches, such as the well-known and very popular Bondi and Manly. Upon your arrival in Sydney you are met by our Sydney Site Coordinator. En route to our hotel we visit Sydney's eastern suburbs, including a chance to stretch our legs at Sydney's famous Bondi beach. We will visit South Head to get a perspective of the city and harbour. We arrive at our hotel in time for lunch.

Lunch: In the hotel.

Afternoon: After lunch, check-in and some time to freshen up our local Site Coordinator will lead us on a walking exploration of Central Sydney. We return to our hotel and have some free time before coming together for a welcome meeting and dinner.

Dinner: In the hotel.

Evening: An early night is in order tonight!

Lodging: Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour

Meals Included: Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Overlooking Darling Harbour, the hotel is located beside Chinatown and the Entertainment & Convention Centres. It is a five-minute walk of the heart of the city.

Contact info:
17 Little Pier Street
Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
phone: +61 2 8217 4000
web: www.novotel.com/gb/hotel-3021-novotel-rockford-darling-harbour/index.shtml

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee making facilities, television, telephone, hairdryer, refrigerator and internet access.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a safety deposit box, gymnasium, indoor heated lap pool and foreign exchange facilities. Valet laundry service is available or a commercial laundry is located nearby.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Upon request.
For additional pre- and post-program accommodation, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org.


Day Four: Tuesday, February 18 - Introduction to Australia / Harbour Cruise / Colo...
Introduction to Australia / Harbour Cruise / Colonial History / Enjoy a guided exploration of the world-famous Sydney Opera House

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: This morning a local professor gives us a lecture introducing us to the history of Sydney, its discovery and its settlement. We then head to the central business district and board a vessel for a cruise on magnificent Sydney Harbour. On our coffee cruise we take in the stunning scenery and learn how the modern Sydney Harbour has evolved.

Lunch: We disembark our cruise vessel and walk to a restaurant in The Rocks for lunch.

Afternoon: This afternoon we have a walking tour of The Rocks area giving us an insight to Sydney’s colonial past. The Rocks was the area of Sydney first settled by the British and it has a fascinating history and wonderful Sydney sandstone buildings. We walk across Circular Quay to the magnificent World Heritage-listed Sydney Opera House. Here we have a guided tour of this truly wonderful, iconic building, a masterpiece of late modern architecture.

Dinner: Dinner is at own arrangements this evening allowing you to taste what Sydney's restaurant scene has to offer.

Evening: Free to explore Sydney at leisure.

Lodging: Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Type: Hotel

Description: Overlooking Darling Harbour, the hotel is located beside Chinatown and the Entertainment & Convention Centres. It is a five-minute walk of the heart of the city.

Contact info:
17 Little Pier Street
Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
phone: +61 2 8217 4000
web: www.novotel.com/gb/hotel-3021-novotel-rockford-darling-harbour/index.shtml

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee making facilities, television, telephone, hairdryer, refrigerator and internet access.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a safety deposit box, gymnasium, indoor heated lap pool and foreign exchange facilities. Valet laundry service is available or a commercial laundry is located nearby.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Upon request.
For additional pre- and post-program accommodation, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org.


Day Five: Wednesday, February 19 - The Australian Rail System / Sydney's renowned Ta...
The Australian Rail System / Sydney's renowned Taronga Zoological Gardens overlooking Sydney Harbour where we are introduced to Australian fauna / In the evening, delight in an Opera, Music or Theatre Performance at the Sydney Opera House

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: This morning we have a lecture introducing us to the Australian rail system. We then coach across the Sydney Harbour Bridge to Taronga Zoo, located on the north shore with delightful views across the harbour to the city. Here we begin our study of Australian fauna. As well as meeting kangaroos, koalas & wallabies and hoping for a glimpse of the rather more elusive wombat, echidna and platypus, we will have a lecture introducing us to some of Australia’s more dangerous inhabitants – its spiders and snakes.

Lunch: We have lunch at Taronga Park Zoo.

Afternoon: You are given a ferry ticket for the journey back across the harbour to the city centre. The remainder of the afternoon is at leisure allowing you to perhaps linger and explore the zoo further or to head back across to the city to investigate more there.

Dinner: We come together back at the hotel for an early dinner allowing us to get to tonight's performance at the Opera House in plenty of time.

Evening: This evening we enjoy a performance at the Sydney Opera House - one of the world's great pieces of architectural design. Definitely something to tell the folks back home about!

Lodging: Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The hotel is ideally located opposite parklands and just five minutes stroll from the city centre.

Contact info:
334 Murray Street
Perth WA, 6000 Australia
phone: +61 -8-9322-2844
web: www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-1773-ibis-perth/index.shtml

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee making facilities, telephone, television, refrigerator, hair dryer, iron/ironing board.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a swimming pool, guest laundry, gaming lounge, concierge, safety deposit box facility and a courtesy shuttle bus into the city.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Six: Thursday, February 20 - Flight to Perth / Orientation to Perth from pictu...
Flight to Perth / Orientation to Perth from picturesque Kings Park & Botanical Gardens / History & Growth of Western Australia

Breakfast: At accommodation.

Morning: This morning we check out of our Sydney hotel and coach to Sydney Domestic Airport for our flight to Perth. Perth, the capital city of Australia's most vast, desolate and expansive state, Western Australia, has a rapidly growing population and is truly a modern, scenic and multicultural city. With a Mediterranean climate, Perth is Australia's sunniest capital and has an atmosphere particularly conducive to an al fresco lifestyle. The city is 20 kilometres upstream from the port of Fremantle, where Australia strove unsuccessfully to retain the America's Cup in 1987. Delightfully dissected by the Swan River, the city enjoys many scenic surf beaches and well-kept parklands including centrally located Kings Park where native wildflowers flourish.

Lunch: On board Sydney to Perth flight..

Afternoon: Upon our arrival in Perth we are met by our local Site Coordinator. We have a course overview as we transfer to Kings Park. Here we have a guided view of the gardens with wonderful views over the city. We carry on to our hotel and check in. Before dinner we have a lecture on the history and growth of Western Australia looking at the impact of the mining boom and agriculture.

Dinner: In the hotel.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Hotel Ibis Perth

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The hotel is ideally located opposite parklands and just five minutes stroll from the city centre.

Contact info:
334 Murray Street
Perth WA, 6000 Australia
phone: +61 -8-9322-2844
web: www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-1773-ibis-perth/index.shtml

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee making facilities, telephone, television, refrigerator, hair dryer, iron/ironing board.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a swimming pool, guest laundry, gaming lounge, concierge, safety deposit box facility and a courtesy shuttle bus into the city.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Seven: Friday, February 21 - Ferry to Rottnest Island to explore its history, ...
Ferry to Rottnest Island to explore its history, beauty & unique marsupial fauna / Return to Fremantle / Beach visit

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: This morning we transfer to the wharf and board a ferry to Rottnest Island. Once on Rottnest we have a guided nature walk on Oliver Hill to learn about the natural history of the island.

Lunch: We have lunch in a cafe on Rottnest Island.

Afternoon: After lunch we try to meet Rottnest Island's unique marsupial, the quokka. We board our ferry back to the mainland, disembarking in Fremantle. En route back to our hotel we will pause at one of the local beaches allowing you to dip your toes in the Indian Ocean.

Dinner: We have dinner tonight at a local pub restaurant in Perth, a short walk from our hotel.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Hotel Ibis Perth

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The hotel is ideally located opposite parklands and just five minutes stroll from the city centre.

Contact info:
334 Murray Street
Perth WA, 6000 Australia
phone: +61 -8-9322-2844
web: www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-1773-ibis-perth/index.shtml

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee making facilities, telephone, television, refrigerator, hair dryer, iron/ironing board.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a swimming pool, guest laundry, gaming lounge, concierge, safety deposit box facility and a courtesy shuttle bus into the city.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Eight: Saturday, February 22 - Western Australian Maritime Museum / Fremantle gu...
Western Australian Maritime Museum / Fremantle guided walk / An afternoon at leisure to explore Perth and/or Fremantle

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: This morning we head back to Fremantle for a guided visit to the Western Australian Maritime Museum, to view exhibitions telling the stories of human endeavour that bring to life our maritime past. We then have a guided walk introducing us to the history and lifestyle of this sought-after beachside suburb.

Lunch: We have a scrumptious seafood buffet lunch at a local Fremantle hotel restaurant.

Afternoon: This afternoon is free to explore Perth at your leisure. You will be given a train pass to make your own way back to Perth. You can use your train pass and choose whether to explore Fremantle, Perth or places in between.

Dinner: Dinner is at own arrangements this evening.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Hotel Ibis Perth

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Type: Train

Description: Gold Class cabins are used on the train. People booked as twin-share will be in twinettes. Twinettes are double occupancy with a comfortable three-seater lounge that converts into an upper and lower sleeping berth at night. Each twinette contains a fold-down shower, toilet and washbasin. People booked as single will be in single roomettes. Roomettes are single occupancy with a single seat that converts into a sleeping berth at night. Each single roomette contains a washbasin only, with shower and toilet facilities being located at the end of each carriage.

Contact info:
(c/- Odyssey Travel Head Office
Northfields Ave, University of Wollongong NSW 2522 Aust)
Perth/Adelaide, Australia
phone: +61 -2-4224-7030
web: www.greatsouthernrail.com.au

Room amenities: All cabins are airconditioned. Towels and a complimentary toiletry pack are provided for on-board use. Please note that rooms are not lockable and awareness is needed for security of valuables.

Facility amenities: There is a lounge car and a dining carriage available.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Each twinette contains a fold-down shower, toilet and washbasin. Each single roomette contains a washbasin only, with shower and toilet facilities being located at the end of each carriage.


Day Nine: Sunday, February 23 - The historic Swan Bells / Board the famous "India...
The historic Swan Bells / Board the famous "Indian Pacific" train bound for Adelaide

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: This morning we check out of our hotel and visit the Bell Tower set in parkland beside the Swan River. Here we learn about the history of this historic Ring of Bells and the techniques required to make them ring. We then transfer to Perth Railway Station to board the Indian Pacific.

Lunch: We have lunch on board the Indian Pacific.

Afternoon: We roll east out of Perth and start heading across the West Australian countryside.

Dinner: We have dinner on board the Indian Pacific.

Evening: On board the Indian Pacific. Late tonight we will arrive in the mining town of Kalgoorlie. The train company runs a short guided tour of this rugged town that those participants who are still awake are most welcome to join.

Lodging: Indian Pacific Train

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Train

Description: Gold Class cabins are used on the train. People booked as twin-share will be in twinettes. Twinettes are double occupancy with a comfortable three-seater lounge that converts into an upper and lower sleeping berth at night. Each twinette contains a fold-down shower, toilet and washbasin. People booked as single will be in single roomettes. Roomettes are single occupancy with a single seat that converts into a sleeping berth at night. Each single roomette contains a washbasin only, with shower and toilet facilities being located at the end of each carriage.

Contact info:
(c/- Odyssey Travel Head Office
Northfields Ave, University of Wollongong NSW 2522 Aust)
Perth/Adelaide, Australia
phone: +61 -2-4224-7030
web: www.greatsouthernrail.com.au

Room amenities: All cabins are airconditioned. Towels and a complimentary toiletry pack are provided for on-board use. Please note that rooms are not lockable and awareness is needed for security of valuables.

Facility amenities: There is a lounge car and a dining carriage available.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Each twinette contains a fold-down shower, toilet and washbasin. Each single roomette contains a washbasin only, with shower and toilet facilities being located at the end of each carriage.


Day Ten: Monday, February 24 - "Indian Pacific" train across the Nullarbor
Breakfast: We have breakfast on board the Indian Pacific.

Morning: Today we continue the epic journey across the Nullarbor Plain including the famous “long straight” – 299 miles of gun-barrel straight track. We watch the changing colours of the desert environment from our cabins or the comfort of the lounge car where we may well get the opportunity to mix with local travellers.

Lunch: We have lunch on board the Indian Pacific.

Afternoon: We carry on across the Nullarbor Plain and into South Australia.

Dinner: We have dinner on board the Indian Pacific.

Evening: On board the Indian Pacific.

Lodging: Indian Pacific Train

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Ideally located just a short walk from the centre of Adelaide and the southern parklands.

Contact info:
208 South Terrace
Adelaide, Australia
phone: +61 8 8223 2800
web: www.grandchifleyhotels.com.au/adelaide/grand-chifley-hotel-adelaide/

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee-making facilities, telephone, television, refrigerator, hair dryer and iron/ironing board.

Facility amenities: Laundry, currency exchange, 24-hour reception.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Eleven: Tuesday, February 25 - Central Markets / Adelaide - the City of Churches...
Central Markets / Adelaide - the City of Churches / Botanic Gardens / Animal Wildlife Sanctuary

Breakfast: We have breakfast on board the Indian Pacific as we arrive into Adelaide, the capital of South Australia.

Morning: Adelaide is a solid, gracious city: when early colonists built, they generally built with stone. It is bordered by the Mount Lofty Ranges to the east, and by gulf waters and long sandy beaches to the west. The Torrens River runs through the North Parkland and there are port facilities at Port Adelaide. The city was named for Queen Adelaide, at the command of her husband, King William IV and is the only freely-settled colony of Australia. Its people have embraced multiculturalism, providing a cohesive society on which to build the State. The draft of the Australian Constitution was prepared in South Australia, in the ballroom of St. Mark’s College’s Downer House. We disembark our train and are met by out local Site Coordinator. We head to Adelaide Central Markets for a visit, soaking up a melting pot of multi-national food and cultures. We reboard our coach and have an orientation to Adelaide, its layout & distinctive architecture.

Lunch: We finish our orientation at the Adelaide Botanic Gardens and have lunch in the restaurant.

Afternoon: After lunch we have a guided walk through the Botanic Gardens, taking in some of the native flora. We transfer to our hotel and check in. We have some free time before we head to a wildlife sanctuary set in the Adelaide Hills.

Dinner: We have a BBQ dinner at Cleland Wildlife Sanctuary

Evening: We have a guided tour of the sanctuary allowing us time to wander amongst the kangaroos, wallabies and emus as darkness falls.

Lodging: Grand Chifley Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Located in an unsurpassed seafront setting on the foreshore of Kingscote Harbour.

Contact info:
The Foreshore
Kingscote SA, 5223 Australia
phone: +61 -8-8553-2011
web: www.auroraresorts.com.au

Room amenities: Room facilities include air conditioning, tea/coffee making, television, in-house movies, telephone, refrigerator, iron/ironing board and hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include guest laundry, outdoor heated swimming pool, indoor sauna, gymnasium/exercise room.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.


Day Twelve: Wednesday, February 26 - Coach & Ferry to Kangaroo Island / Australian Sea...
Coach & Ferry to Kangaroo Island / Australian Sea Lion Colony / Kangaroo Island natural cottage industries / An evening walk to try to find some members of the local penguin population

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: We check out of our hotel this morning leaving our large bags in storage as there is a strict 15kg baggage limit on our flight back from the Island. We board our coach and transfer to Cape Jervis for our ferry across to Penneshaw on Kangaroo Island. Kangaroo Island, Australia’s third-largest island, is a unique, unspoiled wilderness 91 miles long and 25 miles wide. It is located 9 miles south of the South Australian mainland. Its coastal scenery is spectacular with rugged high cliffs and long, white, sandy beaches. The island is known for its abundant wildlife including its resident sea lion colonies. We meet our local Site Coordinator and transfer to the Australian Sea Lion colony at Seal Bay where we learn something about these intriguing creatures.

Lunch: We carry on to the Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery where we have lunch and learn about the operation.

Afternoon: We spend this afternoon learning about some of the artisans who have chosen to base themselves on the island to make use of its natural environment. We will visit the Island Pure Sheep Dairy, for an interpretive tour and tasting, and the Island Beehive Factory to learn about their pure strain of Ligurian bees. We shall also visit the Old Wisanger School House Museum before checking in to our accommodation in Kingscote.

Dinner: In the hotel.

Evening: After dinner we will take the short walk to the local penguin rookery to attempt to view some members of the local population of little penguins.

Lodging: Aurora Ozone Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Ideally located just a short walk from the centre of Adelaide and the southern parklands.

Contact info:
208 South Terrace
Adelaide, Australia
phone: +61 8 8223 2800
web: www.grandchifleyhotels.com.au/adelaide/grand-chifley-hotel-adelaide/

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee-making facilities, telephone, television, refrigerator, hair dryer and iron/ironing board.

Facility amenities: Laundry, currency exchange, 24-hour reception.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Thirteen: Thursday, February 27 - Kangaroo Island's natural beauty - Kelly Hills Ca...
Kangaroo Island's natural beauty - Kelly Hills Caves/ Koala Walk / the Flinders Chase National Park / Fly to Adelaide

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: We check out of our hotel and head for the Kelly Hill Conservation Park. Here we have an interpretive tour of the limestone caves - a magical underground world with spectacular formations. We carry on to Hanson Bay Sanctuary where we take in the Koala Walk. As well as abundant koalas, we could also possibly see kangaroos, tamar wallabies, possums and echidnas.

Lunch: We continue to Flinders Chase National Park at the western end of the Island where we will pause for lunch.

Afternoon: We explore some of Flinders Chase National Park, including the impressive Remarkable Rocks, before returning to Kingscote for our flight across to Adelaide. We transfer back to our Adelaide hotel and check in in time for dinner.

Dinner: At accommodation.

Evening: At leisure

Lodging: Grand Chifley Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Ideally located just a short walk from the centre of Adelaide and the southern parklands.

Contact info:
208 South Terrace
Adelaide, Australia
phone: +61 8 8223 2800
web: www.grandchifleyhotels.com.au/adelaide/grand-chifley-hotel-adelaide/

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee-making facilities, telephone, television, refrigerator, hair dryer and iron/ironing board.

Facility amenities: Laundry, currency exchange, 24-hour reception.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Fourteen: Friday, February 28 - Eden and Barossa Valleys / Cooperage and Wine His...
Eden and Barossa Valleys / Cooperage and Wine History Museum / Menglers Hill Lookout

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: Today we learn something of South Australia's premium wine regions and its history of German settlement. We travel through the Eden and Barossa Valleys where we gain an understanding of the history of German settlement and traditions in the area. We will pause at the Menglers Hill lookout to look across the scenery of the valley. We will visit a local winery for a tasting and a talk with the winemaker.

Lunch: We will have lunch at a local winery.

Afternoon: After lunch we will travel to Yalumba Winery, where we will have a guided tour of Australia's only working cooperage. We will also have a tasting before taking the scenic route back to Adelaide.

Dinner: We have dinner at a local restaurant tonight.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Grand Chifley Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The hotel is a Northern Territory icon - constructed in the shape of a crocodile!

Contact info:
Flinders Street
Jabiru NT, 0886 Australia
phone: +61 -8-8979-2800
web: www.holidayinn.com/hotels/us/en/jabgg/hoteldetail

Room amenities: Room facilities include a television, tea/coffee making facilities, telephone, refrigerator, iron/ironing boards and hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a swimming pool, guest laundry, safety deposit box and foreign exchange facilities.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.


Day Fifteen: Saturday, March 01 - Fly to Darwin / Coach to Kakadu National Park / C...
Breakfast: At accommodation.

Morning: We check out of our hotel this morning and coach to Adelaide Domestic Airport for flight to Darwin. We are met by our Northern Territory Site Coordinator.

Lunch: We transfer for lunch at a local restaurant before we head for the magnificent Kakadu National Park.

Afternoon: As we coach to Kakadu National Park, we have a course overview and "Window on the Wetlands" en route. Kakadu National Park is a unique archaeological and ethnological reserve. Located in the Northern Territory, it covers an area of almost 5 million acres and has been inhabited continuously for more than 40,000 years. It is a unique example of a complex of ecosystems including tidal flats, floodplains, lowlands and plateaux, providing habitat for a wide range of endemic and rare species of plants and animals. This magnificent world heritage national park has breathtaking escarpments that give way to open wetlands and rainforest pockets. Prolific bird life, diverse plant life, ancient Aboriginal rock art, boat cruises through wetlands, bushwalking, photography and four wheel drive tracks collectively add to the attributes of this wonderful park. We arrive at our hotel and check in in time for dinner.

Dinner: At accommodation.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Gagudju Crocodile Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The hotel is a Northern Territory icon - constructed in the shape of a crocodile!

Contact info:
Flinders Street
Jabiru NT, 0886 Australia
phone: +61 -8-8979-2800
web: www.holidayinn.com/hotels/us/en/jabgg/hoteldetail

Room amenities: Room facilities include a television, tea/coffee making facilities, telephone, refrigerator, iron/ironing boards and hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a swimming pool, guest laundry, safety deposit box and foreign exchange facilities.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.


Day Sixteen: Sunday, March 02 - Introduction to Kakadu National Park and Aborigin...
Introduction to Kakadu National Park and Aboriginal Heritage / Kakadu National Park Visitors' Centre - World Heritage Listed Kakadu National Park / Wildlife and Crocodile spotting on the Yellow Waters flood plains.

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: We begin today with our local guide giving us an Introduction to Kakadu National Park and the Aboriginal heritage of Arnhem Land. We then visit the Kakadu National Park Visitors' Centre where we gain further understanding of this World Heritage-listed National Park.

Lunch: We transfer through to Cooinda Lodge for lunch.

Afternoon: After lunch we visit the Warradjan Aboriginal Cultural Centre, giving us further detail as to Aboriginal life in Kakadu. We then head out into the Park for wildlife and crocodile spotting on the Yellow Waters flood plains. We return to our accommodation and have some free time before dinner.

Dinner: In the hotel.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Gagudju Crocodile Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Overlooks Darwin Harbour to the Arafura Sea and the City Skyline, and is within easy walk to the central business district.

Contact info:
88 The Esplanade
Darwin NT 0800, Australia
phone: +61 8 8943 4333
web: www.mantra.com.au/northern-territory/darwin-and-surrounds/darwin/accommodation/hotels/mantra-on-the-esplanade/

Room amenities: Room facilities include air-conditioning, full kitchen facilities, iron/ironing board, television, pay movies, ISD/STD telephone, radio/alarm clock, wireless internet access and hairdryer. Many rooms have their own laundry facilities.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include swimming pool, spa/hot tub/jacuzzi, laundry/dry cleaning service and business centre.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Seventeen: Monday, March 03 - Kakadu Rock Art - Aboriginal sacred sites & rock ...
Kakadu Rock Art - Aboriginal sacred sites & rock art / Coach to Darwin / Orientation to Darwin

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: This morning we focus on Aboriginal rock art. We travel out to view some rock art sites of great cultural significance to the local Aboriginal people.

Lunch: We return to our accommodation for lunch before we depart for Darwin.

Afternoon: Darwin, the capital of the Northern Territory, is located on the Timor Sea. With a population of 120,000 it is Australia’s least populous capital. Initially a pioneer outpost, in many ways Darwin is among Australia’s most modern and multicultural cities. It has close links to southern Asia, in particular countries such as Indonesia and East Timor, and is physically closer to a number of Asian capitals than it is to Canberra. Darwin has been rebuilt twice; initially following Japanese bombing raids during WWII and then again following the devastation wrought by Cyclone Tracy which hit the city on Christmas Eve, 1974. Darwin has a typical tropical climate with the wet season running from October to March bringing tropical monsoons and occasional cyclones. Traditionally the home of the Larrakia group, Darwin was given its name by the crew of the survey ship HMS Beagle on 9 September 1839 in honour of famed scientist Charles Darwin, a former shipmate. Upon arriving in Darwin, we have an orientation to the city en route to our hotel.

Dinner: We head to Darwin's Stokes Hill Wharf area for dinner at a local waterfront restaurant.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Mantra On The Esplanade Darwin

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Overlooks Darwin Harbour to the Arafura Sea and the City Skyline, and is within easy walk to the central business district.

Contact info:
88 The Esplanade
Darwin NT 0800, Australia
phone: +61 8 8943 4333
web: www.mantra.com.au/northern-territory/darwin-and-surrounds/darwin/accommodation/hotels/mantra-on-the-esplanade/

Room amenities: Room facilities include air-conditioning, full kitchen facilities, iron/ironing board, television, pay movies, ISD/STD telephone, radio/alarm clock, wireless internet access and hairdryer. Many rooms have their own laundry facilities.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include swimming pool, spa/hot tub/jacuzzi, laundry/dry cleaning service and business centre.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Eighteen: Tuesday, March 04 - Darwin's relationship to South-East Asia / Museum...
Darwin's relationship to South-East Asia / Museum of Northern Territory / Art Gallery / Defence of Darwin Experience

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: This morning we have a lecture on Darwin's relationship with Melanesia & South-East Asia. Following our lecture we transfer to the Museum & Art Gallery of Northern Territory where a guided tour will give us further insight in to the Northern Territory capital.

Lunch: At a local restaurant.

Afternoon: After lunch we visit the Defence of Darwin Experience to learn about Darwin’s role in WWII. Opened in 2012 to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Darwin, the Defence of Darwin Experience provides an opportunity for visitors to understand the impact of the war on Darwin and its inhabitants, both civilian and military. We have the remainder of the afternoon and evening at leisure allowing you to relax or explore as you see fit.

Dinner: Dinner is at own arrangements this evening.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Mantra On The Esplanade Darwin

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Type: Train

Description: Gold Class cabins are used on the train. People booked as twin-share will be in twinettes. Twinettes are double occupancy with a comfortable three-seater lounge that converts into an upper and lower sleeping berth at night. Each twinette contains a fold-down shower, toilet and washbasin. People booked as single will be in single roomettes. Roomettes are single occupancy with a single seat that converts into a sleeping berth at night. Each single roomette contains a washbasin only, with shower and toilet facilities being located at the end of each carriage.

Contact info:
(c/- Odyssey Travel Head Office
Northfields Ave, University of Wollongong NSW 2522 Aust)
Darwin/Alice Springs, Australia
phone: +61 -2-4224-7030
web: www.greatsouthernrail.com.au

Room amenities: All cabins are airconditioned. Towels and a complimentary toiletry pack are provided for on-board use. Please note that rooms are not lockable and awareness is needed for security of valuables.

Facility amenities: There is a lounge car and a dining carriage available.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Each twinette contains a fold-down shower, toilet and washbasin. Each single roomette contains a washbasin only, with shower and toilet facilities being located at the end of each carriage.


Day Nineteen: Wednesday, March 05 - "The Ghan" train / Katherine Gorge cruise
Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: We check out of our hotel and coach to Darwin Railway Station to board The Ghan train for our overnight journey to Alice Springs.

Lunch: We have lunch on board The Ghan.

Afternoon: The train will pause in Katherine. While in Katherine, we will travel into Nitmiluk National Park to join a cruise in Katherine Gorge. We re-board The Ghan to continue our journey to Alice Springs.

Dinner: We have dinner on board The Ghan.

Evening: At leisure on board The Ghan.

Lodging: The Ghan

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Situated on the banks of the famous Todd River, with its magnificent river red gums, the hotel is only a five minute walk from the town centre.

Contact info:
34 Stott Terrace
Alice Springs NT 0870, Australia
phone: +61 8 8951 4545
web: www.chifleyhotels.com.au/alice-springs/chifley-alice-springs-resort/

Room amenities: Room facilities include air-conditioning, tea/coffee making facilities, refrigerator, television, in-house movies, telephone, radio, internest access, iron/ironing board hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a swimming pool, guest laundry, dry cleaning service, internet kiosk, foreign currency exchange and safety deposit box facility.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.


Day Twenty: Thursday, March 06 - Arrive Alice Springs / The stunning Outback lands...
Arrive Alice Springs / The stunning Outback landscape - Alice Springs Desert Park / Aboriginal Culture, Art and Heritage / Outback Yarns & Ballads / The Stars of the Southern Sky

Breakfast: We have dinner on board The Ghan.

Morning: We disembark The Ghan upon our arrival into Alice Springs. Alice Springs is located almost exactly at the geographic centre of Australia and has been a home for Aborigines for 30,000 years. Many of the physical features of the land have great cultural significance. Originally established in 1888 as Stuart, the town developed through the need for an overland telegraph line to assist Australia with its communications to the world. Today, “The Alice” is a pleasurable, modern town and is a major access point for the many tourist attractions of central Australia. On arrival we once again meet our Northern Territory Site Coordinator, Martin Ludgate, who gives us an overview of Alice Springs. We then we visit Alice Springs Desert Park where we gain an understanding of the beauty and mystery of the Australian desert and the life that exists there.

Lunch: At Alice Springs Desert Park.

Afternoon: After lunch we transfer to our accommodation and check in. We then have a lecture have a lecture introducing us to the culture, art and heritage of the Aborigines of the Red Centre. We then have part of the afternoon at leisure.

Dinner: This evening we have dinner at the local botanical garden. As we dine we are entertained with ballads and yarns of the Australian bush.

Evening: After dinner a local astronomer will introduce us to the stars of the southern sky – we can look for the Southern Cross and other southern constellations in the clear air of Australia's Red Centre, free of the lights of the big city.

Lodging: Chifley Alice Springs Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The hotel is located as a part of the Ayers Rock Resort.

Contact info:
Yulara Drive
Yulara NT, 0872 Australia
phone: +61 -8-8957-7605
web: www.voyages.com.au

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee facilities, telephone, television, refrigerator, iron/ironing board and hair dryer.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a guest laundry, swimming pool and safety deposit box facility.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.


Day Twenty One: Friday, March 07 - The stunning Outback landscape - the Western MacD...
The stunning Outback landscape - the Western MacDonnell Ranges / The School of the Air - Teaching children of the Outback / Camel Farm / Ebenezer Roadhouse / Uluru

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: This morning we travel to Simpson’s Gap in the Western McDonnell Ranges where we view the permanent waterhole in its stunning location under the towering cliffs of the Simpson Range. We return back into Alice Springs where we then visit the School of the Air to gain an understanding of the techniques of delivering education across the vast isolated and remote expanse of the Australian outback.

Lunch: At our accommodation.

Afternoon: After lunch we board our coach for the journey to Uluru with an excursion to a camel farm en route. We will pause for morning tea at a typical Outback roadhouse. Rising from the arid heartland of Australia are the haunting geological marvels of Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Kata Tjuta (The Olgas). They lie within Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park, which is owned by the local Aborigines. Uluru is a red sandstone monolith, the world’s second largest at 5.5 miles around, with smooth slopes rising to 1,098 feet. For thousands of years this rock has been the focus for religious, cultural, territorial and economic inter-relations among the Aboriginal peoples of the Western Desert. Caves around the base of the rock were used by Aboriginal people for shelter and were decorated with their paintings. Kata Tjuta is a collection of smaller, more rounded rocks that are very captivating. The tallest rock, Mt Olga, is nearly 656 feet higher than Uluru.

Dinner: We arrive at our hotel and check in before having dinner at the hotel restaurant.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The hotel is located as a part of the Ayers Rock Resort.

Contact info:
Yulara Drive
Yulara NT, 0872 Australia
phone: +61 -8-8957-7605
web: www.voyages.com.au

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee facilities, telephone, television, refrigerator, iron/ironing board and hair dryer.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a guest laundry, swimming pool and safety deposit box facility.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.


Day Twenty Two: Saturday, March 08 - Kata Tjuta (The Olgas) / Uluru - Ayers Rock / Ulu...
Kata Tjuta (The Olgas) / Uluru - Ayers Rock / Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Cultural Centre / Sunset viewing

Breakfast: This morning we head across for breakfast at Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Cultural Centre.

Morning: After breakfast we travel out to Kata Tjuta, the spectacular formation of 36 rounded domes. Kata Tjuta means "many heads" in a local language. Here we will take the short walk in Walpa Gorge, affording us wonderful views across the Outback.

Lunch: We return to our accommodation for lunch.

Afternoon: This afternoon we explore Uluru by coach and on foot. This sacred Aboriginal site is truly awe-inspiring. Our leader will explain something of the significance of the Rock to the local Aborigines. In the late afternoon we will take in a sunset viewing of Uluru, watching the amazing colours of the Rock as the sun sets.

Dinner: We have dinner at a local restaurant this evening.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The resort-style hotel is located within easy walking distance of the stunning waterfront esplanade and the compact city centre.

Contact info:
122 Lake Street
Cairns QLD 4870, Australia
phone: +61 7 4080 1888
web: www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-0534-novotel-cairns-oasis-resort/index.shtml

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee making facilities, television, telephone, refrigerator, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, in-room safe and internet connection.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include lagoon-style pool with a sand-beach entrance, gymnasium, valet laundry/dry cleaning and guest laundry.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Twenty Three: Sunday, March 09 - Fly to Alice Springs / The Royal Flying Doctor Se...
Fly to Alice Springs / The Royal Flying Doctor Service / Aboriginal Bush Foods - traditional foods & their contemporary usage / Fly to Cairns / City Orientation / Course Overview

Breakfast: At accommodation.

Morning: After breakfast we check out and fly to Alice Springs. We then we visit the Royal Flying Doctor Service and learn how aircraft and the radio are used to deliver medical services in the huge distances of central Australia.

Lunch: We then head to a restaurant where a local indigenous caterer introduces us to native Aboriginal bush foods, their traditional use and how they are being incorporated into contemporary cuisine. We have lunch at the restaurant where our taste buds get to discover for themselves just how contemporary Australian cuisine is utilising traditional Aboriginal flavourings.

Afternoon: We coach to Alice Springs airport for our flight to Cairns. Cairns, on the east coast of Australia, is the most northerly city in the state of Queensland. It is always green and lush with abundant tropical plants and flowers. It is also one of Australia’s fastest-growing cities and, in addition to its role as a regional centre for dairy, timber and sugar production, it is an important tourist destination. Cairns is uniquely situated between two World Heritage-Listed areas – the Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics Rainforest.

Dinner: Dinner this evening is on board our flight to Cairns.

Evening: Upon our arrival we we are met by our Cairns Site Coordinator and transfer to our hotel in Cairns. We will have an introduction to Cairns and our program en route to the hotel. A local marine biologist will give us a lecture this evening on the Great Barrier Reef and the issues endangering its existence. He will give us an insight into what we might see tomorrow on our cruise out to this World Heritage-listed icon.

Lodging: Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The resort-style hotel is located within easy walking distance of the stunning waterfront esplanade and the compact city centre.

Contact info:
122 Lake Street
Cairns QLD 4870, Australia
phone: +61 7 4080 1888
web: www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-0534-novotel-cairns-oasis-resort/index.shtml

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee making facilities, television, telephone, refrigerator, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, in-room safe and internet connection.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include lagoon-style pool with a sand-beach entrance, gymnasium, valet laundry/dry cleaning and guest laundry.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Twenty Four: Monday, March 10 - Cruise on Great Barrier Reef, one of Australia's ...
Cruise on Great Barrier Reef, one of Australia's most remarkable natural gifts

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: Today we have a full-day cruise on the Great Barrier Reef where we can view the World Heritage-listed coral reefs in the company of our dedicated marine biologist. We will be able to snorkel among the spectacular coral reef and/or view the reef from a semi-submersible vessel.

Lunch: Seafood buffet on board cruise.

Afternoon: Our cruise continues this afternoon. We return to Cairns in the late afternoon and the rest of the day is free.

Dinner: Own arrangements.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Type: Hotel

Description: The resort-style hotel is located within easy walking distance of the stunning waterfront esplanade and the compact city centre.

Contact info:
122 Lake Street
Cairns QLD 4870, Australia
phone: +61 7 4080 1888
web: www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-0534-novotel-cairns-oasis-resort/index.shtml

Room amenities: Room facilities include tea/coffee making facilities, television, telephone, refrigerator, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, in-room safe and internet connection.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include lagoon-style pool with a sand-beach entrance, gymnasium, valet laundry/dry cleaning and guest laundry.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Twenty Five: Tuesday, March 11 - Wet Tropical Rainforests / Kuranda Scenic Railway...
Wet Tropical Rainforests / Kuranda Scenic Railway Train / Butterfly Sanctuary / SkyRail Rainforest Cableway

Breakfast: In the hotel.

Morning: This morning we have a lecture introducing us to the second of Cairns’ World Heritage-listed features – the Wet Tropical Rainforests of North Queensland. We gain an understanding of the abundance of life in the tropical rainforest. We then coach to Cairns Railway Station where we board the historic Kuranda Scenic Railway bound for the village of Kuranda, a mountain retreat surrounded by rainforest. Upon our arrival we visit the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, the largest butterfly aviary in Australia, home to many local tropical species including Kuranda's iconic, electric-blue Ulysses Butterfly.

Lunch: At local restaurant in Kuranda.

Afternoon: We have some time to explore at leisure before we walk to the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway to take the stunning cableway journey sweeping above the canopy of World Heritage-listed rainforest. En route to the cableway terminus at Caravonica, we stop at the Rainforest Interpretive Station where our guide will lead us on a rainforest walk teaching us more about this special environment. Upon our arrival at the terminus, we transfer back to our hotel.

Dinner: We have part of the afternoon free before coming together for our farewell dinner at accommodation.

Evening: At leisure.

Lodging: Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Situated next to riverfront parkland and overlooking an 18 hole golf course, the hotel is located only 1.2 miles from Sydney’s International and Domestic Airports but is away from the direct flight path.

Contact info:
20 Levey Street
Wolli Creek, Sydney NSW 2205, Australia
phone: +61 2 9518 2000
web: www.mercuresydneyairport.com.au

Room amenities: Room facilities include air-conditioning, tea/coffee making facilities, refrigerator, television, pay-to-view movies, telephone, iron/ironing board and hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Hotel facilities include a laundry/valet service, computer centre, outdoor swimming pool, gymnasium, tennis courts and squash courts.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Upon request.
For additional pre- and post-program accommodation, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org.


Day Twenty Six: Wednesday, March 12 - Cairns Wildlife Dome / Flight to Sydney
Breakfast: At accommodation.

Morning: After some time to relax this morning, we check out of our accommodation and transfer to the Cairns Wildlife Dome for a guided tour. Enclosed by a 20 metre high glass dome we can immerse ourselves in a rainforest environment whilst parrots, cockatoos and other birds native to the Wet Tropics region fly freely around us. We can also interact with other animals such as turtles, pythons, freshwater crocodiles, lizards and gliders.

Lunch: We have lunch at a local restaurant close to Cairns Marina.

Afternoon: Following lunch we have some time to stretch our legs before we transfer to the airport for our flight to Sydney.

Dinner: Dinner tonight is on board our flight to Sydney.

Evening: Upon our arrival in Sydney this evening, we coach to our Sydney Airport hotel in the safe hands of our Program Leader. The remainder of the evening is at leisure.

Lodging: Mercure Hotel Sydney Airport

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Twenty Seven: Thursday, March 13 - Group Departure
Depart From: After breakfast, we check out of our hotel and transfer to Sydney Airport. We check in to our flight to Los Angeles and home.

Breakfast: At accommodation.

Meals Included: Breakfast

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68 meals: 24 breakfasts, 24 lunches, 20 dinners
13 Expert-led lectures
50 Field trips
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