Adventurous Queensland - Cairns, Gold Coast & Brisbane

Adventurous Queensland - Cairns, Gold Coast & Brisbane

Journey to Australia and experience the adventurous side of Cairns, the Gold Coast, and Brisbane, where adventure and exploration await at every turn. Dive into the Great Barrier Reef, conquer rainforest river tubing, cuddle koalas, soar above the Gold Coast in a hot air balloon, and scale the iconic Story Bridge—all in one exhilarating Australian vacation.

Adventurous Queensland - Cairns, Gold Coast & Brisbane

Australia > Queensland > Brisbane > Cairns > Gold Coast 

8 Days, 11 Nights

Commence your Australian Vacation in Cairns. Dive into the underwater wonders of the Great Barrier Reef, learning about Indigenous culture along the way. Then, experience the rush of tubing on rainforest rivers.

Transition to the lively Gold Coast, where you have the opportunity to cuddle koalas and feed kangaroos at the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Test your skills at the TreeTop Challenge with exhilarating zip lines over the crocodile enclosure.

Start your day with a breathtaking hot air balloon flight over the Gold Coast Hinterland, followed by a delectable breakfast at O’Reilly’s Vineyard. Then, transfer to Brisbane for a three-night stay, where you’ll have the chance to explore the city’s vibrant atmosphere.

Set sail on a Snorkel the Wrecks Day Cruise, discovering vibrant marine life at the Wrecks before returning to Brisbane. Conclude your adventure with a thrilling sunset Story Bridge Climb, offering panoramic views of Brisbane’s skyline illuminated by dazzling lights.

Throughout your journey, immerse yourself in the unique culture and natural beauty of each destination. From the rich Indigenous heritage of Cairns to the adrenaline-pumping activities of the Gold Coast and the cosmopolitan charm of Brisbane, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Indulge your senses with delicious cuisine, explore stunning landscapes, and create unforgettable memories as you journey through Queensland’s coastal treasures.



  • Cairns: Great Barrier Reef, Rainforest Tubing
  • Gold Coast: Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary with Treewalk, Hot Air Ballooing
  • Brisbane: Tangalooma Island, Story Bridge NightClimb


  • Round-trip airfare on United Airlines from San Francisco to Brisbane
  • Round-trip airfare on Virgin Australia from Brisbane to Cairns
  • 3-nights Cairns, Novotel Cairns Oasis, Deluxe Room
    • Dreamtime Dive & Snorkel including Indigenous welcome, use of snorkeling equipment, breakfast, morning & afternoon tea and lunch
    • Half-day afternoon Rainforest Tubing Tour
  • 2-nights Gold Coast, Novotel Surfers Paradise, Deluxe Hinterland King
    • Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary Experience Pass including admission, treetop challenge
    • Classic Hot Air Balloon Flight & Vineyards Breakfast including souvenir flight center, vineyard visit with wine tasting
  • 3-nights Brisbane, Voco Brisbane City Centre, Queen Standard Room
    • Story Bridge Night Climb including group photo
    • Tangalooma Island Resort Snorkel the Wrecks Day Cruise including transfers, day access to resort facilities, guided snorkeling tour, eco-ranger experience and AU$25/adult lunch voucher
  • Round-trip private transfers throughout
  • Breakfast daily
  • US/foreign taxes & fees including September 11 Security Fee


Based on Departures

Price per person from*

Based on Double Occupancy

May 1 - May 31, 2024 3899
June 1 - June 28, 2024 4699
June 29 - July 23, 2024 5079
July 24 - September 20, 2024 4759
September 21 - October 31, 2024 4779
November 1 - December 5, 2024 4099
December 6 - December 12, 2024 4429
December 13 - Deccember 22, 2024 4179
December 23 - December 24, 2024 4429
December 25 - December 29, 2024 5399
December 30 - January 1, 2025 4429
January 2 - January 7, 2025 4799
January 8 - March 20, 2025 4099


*Prices are not valid over special events or blackout dates.

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Group Size

Independent Vacation


November 1 - December 5, 2024 & January 8 -  March 20, 2025


From $4099 per person based on double occupancy*

Trip Terms

Prices are quoted in USD and are ‘from’, per person, based on twin share. Single supplements apply. Advertised price valid for departures November 1 - December 5, 2024 & January 8 -  March 20, 2025. Other date ranges available, however seasonal surcharges apply. A weekend surcharge of US$50 each way applies to travel Thu-Sat (US$100 roundtrip) for Transpacific flights. Black-out dates may apply. Airlines frequently change their prices as a result of fare increases. Seats and rooms are limited and subject to availability at time of booking. Prices are current at time of posting (3/19/2024) and may differ when you book your travel and are not guaranteed until full payment is received and processed. Airfare is non-refundable once ticketed as per airfare rules. Travel Answers Group terms and conditions apply to change fees and cancellations. Packages must be booked by May 31, 2024. All prices, itineraries and routing are subject to change without notice. Please call for our current prices based on availability. Visas are required for travel to Australia.CA CST: 2076233-40 | WA ID: 601 684 531

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