What is your dream holiday to Australia? Take a moment and imagine. A place where the reef meets the rainforest. Camp in the outback. Sample local flavours. Go beach hopping! Explore tropical islands. World-class wineries. Stargaze. Quirky towns. Charming countryside. Close encounters with wildlife. Vibrant cities. Ancient culture.
Australia, wonderfully diverse. A beautiful country with a big heart.
We take the time to get to know you. Because everybody is different and so is every trip that we plan. Whether you need extra space, separate cars or activities, we will plan everything in detail to create your dream holiday together with your friends.
A journey that you'll be talking about for years.
We have travelled throughout Australia to find the best value for money. Small-scale accommodation with real local Aussie hosts. In special locations. Away from mass tourism. A place that allows you to experience Australia in a genuine way.
"We are an independent, owner-operated travel specialist, focused on ensuring that every group of friends has their best possible journey to Australia".Andrew Morten, Founder
What do you get from us?
- A well-arranged holiday, designed just for you
- A travel tempo and driving distances that match your needs
- Small properties with locals who look after you as their guest
- Carefully recommended activities and experiences
- Ingrained sustainability in all facets of your holiday
- Benefit from 30 years of experience in travel Downunder, our focus on quality, and the advantages of an owner-operated travel company
When is the best travel time?
The best travel time depends on you and your friends. Australia is a country of contrast. Therefore, you can travel to the country at any time of the year. Let’s ask the question, ‘what types of things do you want to do?’. And ‘where do you want to go?’ With our local knowledge, we can help you decide which are the best places to visit and when.
Since the options are endless, we have listed 5 of our favourite places to visit together with your friends and when to go. And if you'd like to learn more, let's sit down together and discuss the best travel time.
How long do I need in Australia?
Australia with endless possibilities and since the country is so big, it is impossible to see everything in one trip. Therefore, you will need to answer a few questions. How much time do you have? Which time of the year would you like to go? Which parts of Australia would you like to visit? We can help you to decide all of these important things.
Based on you and your friend's wishes and desires, we can advise you on which regions to visit, how long and when to go. We would love to meet you and discuss the possibilities.
What can I see and do?
Embrace the laid-back lifestyle of the Australians in the heart of the great outdoors. Our activities range from diving in the Whitsundays to discovering the Noosa Everglades- the river of mirrors in a classic Canadian canoe. And of course, we have found the best value for money.
We have personally selected extraordinary local experiences in nature. Our focus is on nature conservation and small-scale locally owned companies. Take a look at our range of activities from easy-going to adventurous. We would love to tell you more about them.
Where can I stay?
Whether you prefer a spacious holiday house, a set of treehouses, or safari-style tents, we have found it. And can match you with accommodation that not only suits you but your friends too. With local hosts who warmly welcome you to their special part of Australia.
After we meet you and get to know you, we will then choose the best accommodation to suit your personalities. Take a look at a selection of some of our favourite accommodation for friends, from comfortable to luxury.
How do I travel around?
Australia features some of the best scenic drives in the world. And that is why we recommend travelling through the country by car. This gives you and your friends the flexibility and freedom to explore places a campervan cannot reach. We also strongly recommend a relaxed travel pace. Australia is the land of ‘road-trippin'.
Depending on you and your friend’s wishes, you may also need to take a domestic flight or two. Flying inside the country means, you will save time driving and therefore see more. We are happy to meet you at a time and place that suits you to discuss this further.
Flying to Australia
Australia may seem far away, on the other side of the globe. But did you know that this time tomorrow, you could be relaxing on an Australian beach? Flying is a great way to start your holiday, relaxing. And have you considered a stopover? Ask us, we would love to chat with you more about our special stopover locations.
Which class would you like to fly? We have provided information about Economy, Premium Economy, First and Business Class. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us.
Whilst your holiday will be designed just for you, here you can find a number of ideas and suggestions to give you some ideas of what’s possible. There are various themes with suggested itineraries ranging from 3 weeks. You can change accommodation comfort levels, add activities and flights or change your car to get an idea of prices whether you chose our comfortable holidays to our luxury holidays with all inclusions.
Do you have further questions?
As Australia and New Zealand travel specialists, we pride ourselves on providing you with personalised information and local knowledge. We can answer all of your questions in-depth when we sit down with you either in person or online.
But, in our 15 years of experience, we are often asked a few general questions from friends travelling together in Australia. If you have any further questions, feel free to contact us.
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