The Great Australian Luxury Air Tour

12 Day Fully Inclusive Guided Holiday

From AU$17,999*
per person, twin share

OWNER EXCLUSIVE PRICE!

This Australian outback tour with Bill Peach Journeys travels to quintessential locations such as Longreach, Katherine, Kakadu, Kata Tjuta (The Olgas), Broome, Uluru (Ayers Rock), Alice Springs and Birdsville. Minimising the tyranny of distance, while providing commanding views of the outback, the wetlands, rainforests and untamed coastlines of Australia. Travelling by private aircraft also provides more time to discover each destination intimately through leisurely cruises, revealing ground excursions and contact with local people.

On these luxury outback tours you will be amazed by the stunning MacDonnell Ranges and the spectacular Buccaneer Archipelago. In Katherine watch a beautiful sunset during an exclusive Nitmuluk Dreaming Cruise. In Kakadu cruise the iconic Yellow Waters Billabong, view inspiring rock art and breathtaking views from Ubirr Rock. Sip champagne as the sunsets over Cable Beach in Broome. The Great Australian Air Tour is a unique experience that showcases the history, landscapes and backbone of the Australian outback in comfort and luxury.

Prices are Per Person
Departure Date Twin Share From Solo Traveller From
18 May 2021 AU$17,999* AU$19,669*
29 June 2021 AU$17,999* AU$19,669*
17 August 2021 AU$17,999* AU$19,669*
14 September 2021 AU$17,999* AU$19,669*
Bookings subject to availability. Valid for sale until 30 April 2021, Unless Sold Out Prior. Prices shown are exclusively for Club Wyndham South Pacific Owners. Standard Pricing per person, twin share is from AU$18,495.

Includes:

  • 12 Day fully inclusive journeys: all meals, accommodation, touring, entrance fees, porterage taxes and luggage
  • A dedicated Journey Director that ensures you are looked after every step of the way
  • Travel with a highly respected Australian tour operator with 37 years or experience providing outback experiences.
  • Travel by a 30 seat SAAB 340B or similar
  • All seats feature comfortable legroom
  • The aircraft is flown by two experienced captains and crewed by a flight director
  • Full bar service is available onboard
  • The aircraft are pressurised and air-conditioned

Highlights:

  • Cruise the mighty chasms of Katherine Gorge
  • Explore a collection of famed outback towns – Longreach, Kununurra, Alice Springs & Birdsville
  • Experience spectacular aerial sightseeing of the ancient Bungle Bungle Range, remote Mitchell Falls and Buccaneer Archipelago
  • Watch the sun set on the Indian Ocean at Cable Beach Resort & Spa, Broome
  • In Kakadu National Park, marvel at ancient rock art and cruise the Yellow Waters Lagoon
  • Dine under the stars at Uluru
  • Walk through the boulders of Kata Tjuta
  • All touring, transfers and meals included
  • Escorted throughout by a dedicated Journey Director
  • Unparalleled Australian outback tours

Itinerary:

Day 1: SYDNEY – LONGREACH
From the moment you first check in for your Bill Peach Journeys Air Tour you will discover why we are the leaders in Australian Outback tours for the past 37 years. Your friendly, professional and experienced Flight Crew and Journey Director will ensure that you will experience the journey of a lifetime from the moment you arrive at the private executive departure lounge. Here, you will meet your fellow travellers.

After your initial check in, you will not need to check in again for each flight nor be troubled with luggage until your return at the conclusion of the Air Tour; all will be taken care of for you so that when you arrive into each new destination, your luggage will be waiting for you in your hotel room.

Your knowledgeable and professional Journey Director will ensure that all arrangements for your Bill Peach Journeys Air Tour are taken care of throughout the entire tour so that your complete travel experience with us is seamless.

Now it’s time to relax and enjoy. Leaving the city behind, your journey begins in the heart of the outback at Longreach – named after the “long reach” of the Thomson River. This evening a welcome dinner will be served, surrounded by Australian aviation history at the Qantas Museum.

Overnight: Albert Park Motel or similar

Day 2: LONGREACH – KATHERINE
This morning your Australian outback tour continues when you visit the historic Stockman’s Hall of Fame before re-boarding our private aircraft, and continuing our journey to the Northern Territory. We arrive into the township of Katherine or “Nitmuluk” just in time to enjoy a sunset cruise of the stunning Katherine Gorge.

Overnight: Knotts Crossing Resort, Katherine or similar

Day 3: KAKADU NATIONAL PARK
This morning experience a unique Aboriginal cultural tour with a local Jawoyn elder. Walk in the footsteps of the traditional owners of the Katherine region before transferring from Katherine to Cooinda, the gateway to magnificent Kakadu National Park. Enjoy a stunning cruise of the beautiful Yellow Waters Billabong.

Overnight: Mercure Gagudju Crocodile Hotel or similar

Day 4: KAKADU NATIONAL PARK
This morning, examine some of the finest examples of Aboriginal art at Ubirr Rock. Located in the East Alligator region of Kakadu National Park, Ubirr consists of a group of rocky outcrops on the edge of the Nadab floodplain.

The rock art in Kakadu is among the finest in the world, and represents a close personal and spiritual relationship between the Aborigines and the environment. The rock art at Ubirr depicts traditional foods and tells stories about law and creation ancestors. This afternoon, we fly to Darwin.

Overnight: Mantra on the Esplanade Darwin or similar

Day 5: DARWIN
A full day at leisure to explore the fascinating and turbulent history of Darwin devastated by Cyclone Tracy in 1974. This afternoon enjoy a breathtaking sunset cruise.

Overnight: Mantra on the Esplanade Darwin or similar

Day 6: THE KIMBERLEY
Departing Darwin, your luxury outback tour continues, as we fly over the fascinating World Heritage listed Bungle Bungle Range, located in Purnululu National Park. Landing in Kununurra – Miriwoong country, embark on a cruise of the Ord River, through the inspiring scenery of the Kimberley region.

Overnight: Kimberley Grande or similar

Day 7: KUNUNURRA – BUCCANEER ARCHIPELAGO – BROOME
This morning re-board our exclusive private aircraft and once again experience spectacular aerial views, this time over the remote far northwest coastline and the exquisite Buccaneer Archipelago. Arriving at the historic pearling port of Broome, we tour the town then transfer to the award winning resort.

Overnight: Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa or similar

Day 8: BROOME
A full day at leisure to sit back and be immersed in the lifestyle and ambiance of beautiful Broome. For true relaxation, stroll the grand expanse of the famous white sandy Cable Beach, enjoy the facilities of the resort, and then watch one of the world’s most famous sunsets over the low tide.

Overnight: Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa or similar

Day 9: ALICE SPRINGS
Transfer to the airport this morning where the private aircraft awaits to take you to Alice Springs. Be immersed in the resilience of the people of Alice, as we visit the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Learn how this unique concept, started by John Flynn continues to provide medical services to the most remote regions of outback Australia.

Overnight: Crowne Plaza Lasseters or similar

Day 10: ULURU – KATA TJUTA
Your Australian outback tour continues this morning, heading for an unforgettable flight to the Red Centre. Experience the impact of watching Uluru appear on the horizon. Uluru and Kata Tjuta have great cultural significance for the Anangu, the traditional owners of the land.

Overnight: Sails in the Desert or similar

Day 11: ULURU
An early start today, as we experience the sublime sunrise at ‘the rock’ then on to Kata Tjuta and an afternoon at leisure. A feast tonight under the stars at the magnificent ‘Sounds of Silence’ dinner.

Overnight: Sails in the Desert or similar

Day 12: BIRDSVILLE – SYDNEY
On your final day, the first stop is the quaint outback Queensland town of Birdsville. Proclaimed a town in 1887, Birdsville was established to collect tolls from the droves of cattle being moved interstate. Here you will enjoy lunch at the famous Birdsville Hotel. Re-board your private aircraft for your final flight to Sydney.