Toowoomba Flower Festival
From Casino To Toowoomba - 2 Nights
- Departing from:
- 2 Nights
- Fully escorted Group tour to the Toowoomba Flower Festival
- Travel Dates:
- 08/09/24 to 10/09/24
- Offer Expires:
- Reference Code:
Price per person
Sunday 8th September 2024 (L,D)
Departing Kyogle with pick ups through Casino, Lismore Alstonville and Ballina. Other pick ups by negotiation. Mtea on the way. Our midday Tour awaits at Summer Land Camels. Meet our gentle camels and hear Australia’s rich camel his-tory. The friendly staff will guide you on a behind the scenes tour through Australia’s largest camel farm located within the beautiful Scenic Rim of South East Queensland. Learn about the immune health benefits of Camel Milk. Their dairy operation includes camel milk processing. Camel Milk has powerful immune proteins and anti-aging ingredients and aptly called ‘white gold’ by their many customers. There is proven human health benefits as both food and skincare. After our tour we have a delicious lunch prepared on the farm. After lunch there is an opportunity to feed our friendly camels. An optional 15 minute camel ride can be pre booked for an additional $33. Mounting the camel is from an elevated platform while the camel is standing which makes it easier for both camel and rider. There are a few steps up to this platform with handrails on both sides. Departing the farm, we travel country by roads through this rich and diverse intensive farming area. 3.30-4pm Arriving at our accommodation near Gatton for the next 2 nights. Porters Plainsland Hotel- rated very highly for rooms, food and the staff by one of my previous groups.
Monday 9th September 2024 (B,L,D)
Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers Full Day Tour
Of course, today is all about Flowers. After a cooked breakfast we take the New Toowoomba Bypass. At the top of the range, we turn off and down to Spring Bluff Station. The spring exhibit will have stun-ning displays with an array of poppies, ranunculus, stock, snapdragons, petunias and many other annuals bursting into colour under the warm sunshine. Morning tea will be served from the bus. Next a visit to the Japanese Gardens before a beautiful Lunch at the City Golf Club. Our afternoon Floral displays includes visits to Laurel Bank Park garden display, Newtown State Rose Garden, Queens Park spectacular gardens. Finishing at Picnic Point with it’s picturesque gardens, waterfall and majestical views over the Lockyer Valley. We Farewell Toowoomba dropping down the old range hwy to our accommodation at Gatton.
Tuesday 10h September 2024 (B,L)
Our return journey home today takes us to the Darling Downs Zoo. The zoo is divided into four separate geographical areas and features animals from Africa, South America, South-east Asia as well as Australia. Their emphasis is on housing and displaying animals in appropriate social groupings as well as in naturally themed habitats Lunch is an alternate drop at Warwick Rsl
Services Club. Our afternoon journey home takes us through Legume, following the upgraded “Missing Link” to Woodenbong. ETA 3.30 Kyogle. 4.00 Casino. 4.30 Lismore, 5.00 Alstonville 5.20 Ballina
- Quality Motel Accommodation
- Home pick up / drop offs (most cases)
- Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner as per itinerary
- All Entry Fees and Guides as per Itinerary.
$1320 Twin share
$1480 Single Supp
Indulge & Pamper All meals inclusive
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Tour Cost: Total tour cost reflected in this brochure is per person twin share. (minimum 10 passengers to be guaranty departure fully escorted)
Single Supplement applies.
(All costs are subject to change until your tour has been paid in full.)
Deposit: A non-refundable deposit per person is required within 7 days of confirmation of your reservation.
Final payment: The final payment, plus single supplement (if applicable) must be received 90 days prior to departure or as advised at the time of the booking.
Payment methods: Payment can be made by cash, cheque, direct deposit and credit card. Credit Cards incur a 1.0% surcharge above the tour cost. The following credit cards are accepted: Visa and MasterCard. Please note no foreign credit cards can be accepted for payment.
Cancellations: In the event of cancellation, you agree to pay the cancellation fees listed on the Casino Travel Shoppe Schedule of Service Items and Fees. In addition, you agree to be liable for all supplier cancellation fees.
Travel insurance: It is compulsory and provides protection against most legitimate reasons for cancellation. Your deposit is non refundable. Once you have made the final payment, the full payment is non-refundable. The client is responsible for cancellation fees immediately confirmation of arrangements is conveyed verbally or in writing to you as the client.
Refunds: Once the departure is reached, cancellations for unused services/vouchers are not refundable. Refunds cannot be authorised by service providers.
Amendment Fees: Once tour reservations are confirmed changes will attract a minimum fee of $330 per client file, plus fees applied by airlines and other service providers.
Late bookings: Bookings made within 25 days of departure may require an additional fee. Details of the fee if applied will be advised at the time of requesting your reservation. Additional airfare costs may also be necessary and will also be passed on at the time of your booking request.
Late payment: In some instances suppliers impose a late payment fee, should the late payment be due to the failure of the client to pay by the due date this fee may be passed on as an additional amount payable above the tour cost advertised.
Document reissue: A fee of $330 dollars will apply to reissue and dispatch of documents
Departure date: The departure date is the date selected for this tour. The tour will be operated by a Supplier/s commencing on the date stipulated in the itinerary and the Casino Travel Shoppe group will form part of the overall Supplier departure for this tour. Should this tour date change, clients will be offered alternate departure dates. Where a client is affected by a departure date change, then the client’s consent as to alternatives will be sought.
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Fully Escorted Conditions** A member of the Casino Travel Shoppe staff will accompany this tour as long as the minimum number of passengers (between 8 and 14) are booked on this tour. Should the required numbers not be reached the tour will operate as normal with national and local guides. All items mentioned in the itinerary will be provided however you will complete the international flights unaccompanied. All transfers will be provided within Australia and at your destination.
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