Discover the South Coast

Come with us as we discover the coastal beauty from Wollongong to Jervis Bay, show casing what the South Coast of NSW has to offer. Highlights of this trip will be spending 1 night at the Nan-Tien Temple, Kiama, HARS Aviation Museum, Illawarra Fly Tree tops walk, Maunders Paddock to Plate Tour, Berry and Jervis Bay Passage Cruise just to name a few. This is the perfect way to farewell summer.

DAY 1: (LD) TUNCURRY TO NAN TIEN TEMPLE
Tues 25th Feb 2020

Our South Coast discovery begins as we travel to our first destination and lunch stop at the beautiful Stanwell Tops Bald Hill lookout. Here we will enjoy a picnic lunch while overlooking the one and only Sea Cliff Bridge. Our journey South continues on as we follow the coastal road which will bring us to the iconic Sea Cliff Bridge. Here you will have the opportunity to take in all the views at your own pace, while walking from one end to the other.

Our resting place this evening is at the Pilgrim Lodge Nan-Tien Temple. This spiritual Buddhist Temple is truly remarkable and will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Here we will enjoy a guided tour of the temple before dinner and if you’re feeling inspired you can join in with the early morning chant and meditation before breakfast.

Accommodation: Pilgrim Lodge Nan-Tien Temple.
Note: This is a Buddhist Temple so we will be enjoying a beautiful vegetarian meal this evening (No meat or Alcohol is to be consumed on the grounds).

DAY 2: (BLD) NAN-TIEN TO KIAMA
Wed 26th Feb 2020

This morning, we depart Nan Tien Temple with a new appreciation for life and Buddhist customs. We will tour through Port Kembla Lookout Hill 60 and Shellharbour before arriving for morning tea and an informative tour at HARS Aviation Museum. Our next destination is at the award winning Illawarra Fly Tree Tops Park. Here we will enjoy a light lunch before we take in scenery on an easy 1.5 km walk nestled in the treetop canopy, 20-30 metres above the forest floor.

As we make our way to Kiama we will take in the local sights by touring the area. The rest of the afternoon is yours to relax, or walk to some of Kiama’s landmarks such as the blow hole. Our home for the next 3 nights is at the Sebel Harbourside, Kiama which is walking distance to many attractions in Kiama.

Accommodation: Sebel Harbourside Kiama. Breakfast and dinner at Hotel.

DAY 3: (BLD) SOUTH COAST DELIGHTS
Thu 27th Feb 2020

Another extraordinary day is in store, with more South Coast gems to uncover. This morning we make our way slightly inland to Robertson where we will experience farm life and relish in a paddock to plate tour at Maugers Farm. This unforgettable tour will include morning tea, a tour of the livestock and produce, a butchery display and lunch. You will also have the opportunity to purchase their fine produce.

Departing Robertson we will then make our way to Fitzroy Falls Information Centre and Fitzroy Falls. Our journey continues as we tour through the beautiful Kangaroo Valley, arriving at Berry for an afternoon shop.

Accommodation: Sebel Harbourside Kiama. Breakfast and dinner at Hotel.

DAY 4: (BLD) KIAMA TO JERVIS BAY
Fri 28th Feb 2020

But wait there is still more to see! Today we head further South, hugging the coastline and stopping in at Nowra. This morning we step back in time as we visit the Meroogal House Museum and their 1920’s cottage garden which has been handed down through 4 generations of women all from one family. Here we will hear stories that will take you from gold mining, farming, floods to cooking and entertaining as we step inside the lives of these resourceful, resilient women. After morning tea we will continue on to Huskisson and if time permits we will stop in at the Jervis Bay Maritime Museum prior to lunch at the Portside Cafe.

Our trip would not be complete without a Jervis Bay Passage cruise, where we will discover the breathtaking natural beauty of the Jervis Bay Marine Park only accessible by water. Not only will we experience the abundant sea life and bird life, we will also witness the tall cliffs of Point Perpendicular. After a very memorable day we make our way back to Kiama with time to relax some more before dinner.

Accommodation: Sebel Harbourside Kiama. Breakfast and dinner at Hotel.

DAY 5: (B) HOMEWARD BOUND
Sat 29th Feb 2020

After breakfast we begin our journey home, stopping en route for morning tea and lunch with the anticipated arrival time around 4pm. We farewell the last days of Summer having witnessed some of the most beautiful areas in the NSW South Coast, learnt interesting history and facts and tasted some of its best produce.

Breakfast at Hotel/Lunch at own expense.

Pickups Provided from:

  • H.P Caravan Park 5:25am
  • Club Forster 5:45am
  • Polynesian Village 5:50am
  • Golden Ponds 5:55am
  • Forster Keys 6:00am
  • Evermore 6:05am
  • Tuncurry Coach Stop 6:15am
  • Nabiac 6:30am

Tour Price Includes:

  • Four (4) Nights’ accommodation
  • Four (4) Buffet breakfasts
  • Four (4) Lunches
  • Four (4) Dinner
  • Entry fees to attractions and sightseeing as per itinerary

Luggage: Is limited to one bag not more than 20kgs or 2 smaller bags with combined weight of no more than 20kgs.

Tour Payment

Non Refundable Deposit of $300.00 per person at time of booking. Balance due by 25th December 2019

Cancellation Charges

  • 60 days or more $300.00 per person
  • 30-59 days 20% of fare
  • 14-29 days 50% of fare
  • 6-13 days 75% of fare

Note: less than 6 days there is no refund. NB: Tickets costs for shows, entries, fares and accommodation that are pre-paid will not be refunded unless we receive a refund from the service provider.

Travel Insurance is highly recommended by Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade, we advise passengers to take out travel insurance to cover any unforeseen circumstances which may arise.

View the Full Itinerary Here

Tour Dates: 25th - 29th February 2020
Tour Duration
5 Days and 4 Nights
Tour Price
$1,220p/person