You will truly appreciate our all-inclusive fares with no hidden unexpected extras. Included are airfares as per the itinerary, quality accommodation, hearty cooked breakfasts, lunches, 2 course a-la-carte style dinners (with a choice), and all admittances/ attractions. Our holidays are set at a relaxed pace so you can really experience the culture and lifestyle of the areas you are visiting. Great value with class is guaranteed.
Our tours present an opportunity for you to not only discover new places but to partake in new experiences. Challenge yourself and take to the skies in a helicopter over Carnarvon Gorge, scenic flights over Kings Canyon, Wilpena Pound & Lake Eyre. For something life changing join our Southern African Affair tour witnessing Victoria Falls at its zenith, and experience the thrill of close encounters with the Big 5 on Safari in Kruger National Park.
Fun Over Fifty luxury signature ‘Gold Class’ coaches are custom built just for us and stand out from the crowd. Sleek, contemporary and equipped with modern features such as soft leather reclining seats with extra leg room, seat belts and footrests, panoramic tinted windows, on-board restroom, and state-of-the-art technology including Driver Cam, DVD players and quality sound systems. We habitually upgrade our vehicles ensuring safety, comfort and reliability.
We aim high when choosing accommodation for our tours and depending on the location whether it be remote or regional centres, we use the best on offer. Understandably in some country areas this is not possible, but we source the very best available that reflects the regions we visit. Examples such as the Shangri-la in Cairns, Thornybush Game Lodge in South Africa or Peppers Manor House at Bowral, just to name a few.
Start each day with a hearty cooked breakfast, enjoy the convenience of included lunches and a-la-carte and buffet style dinners. On top of that we include an abundance of specialty culinary experiences: fine dining on the Indian Pacific, a traditional Maori Hangi in New Zealand, a camp oven dinner under the stars in Longreach, a German themed luncheon in Hahndorf and a Croc n’ Crab Sunset Dinner in Karumba are just a few examples to whet your appetite.
It’s definitely not all ‘go go go’ on a Fun Over Fifty tour! We make is easy, sit back and relax and let us make all the arrangements and driving for you so you can take in the amazing sights around you while mingling with new found friends. Our unpack once series of tours offer destinations at a much slower, relaxed pace where you have a chance at times to do as you please. We are passionate about our personalized touring options ensuring you enjoy your holiday as much as we enjoyed creating it!
Culture is an important aspect of all our tours, so come and discover indigenous Australia with Fun Over Fifty. You’ll gain a new understanding and appreciation of Aboriginal culture and history with our indigenous guides and visits to traditional sights including Ngaut Ngaut Aboriginal Reserve on the Murray River, the Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre at Ayers Rock and more. Visit registered Aboriginal sacred sites and learn about everything from Aboriginal rock art to Dreamtime legends.
There’s always something going on but it’s not always easy to get there on your own! Fun Over Fifty knows the best local festivals be it big or small. Rock along at the Elvis Festival in Parkes, and reminisce sing-along to the hits of one of the best bands ever at the ABBA festival. Smell the roses at the Canberra Floriade, discover bush traditions and horsemanship at the Man from Snowy River Festival, and don’t forget our yearly array of special Christmas Tours!
Join us on a journey of heritage and discovery. Take a step back in time and experience Australia’s history where it actually happened. Explore the Qantas Founders Museum and the Stockman’s Hall of Fame in Longreach; discover the story of Ned Kelly in Glenrowan; be guided through the Port Arthur Penal Settlement and pay tribute at the Canberra War Memorial. You’ll find that history comes to life with our specialist local guided tours.
Come away with us and discover some of Australia’s and the World’s most stunning natural sights including The Great Barrier Reef, Victoria Falls in South Africa, Turtle hatchlings at Mon Repos, the Bungle Bungles in the Kimberley region, or UNESCO listed world-heritage listed rainforests on Fraser Island. Take guided Naturalist Walks in Carnarvon Gorge and swim with the Turtles in the Reef Lagoon off Lady Musgrave Island just to name a few.
Your Fun Over Fifty tour is not only a chance to travel to new destinations, it’s an opportunity to meet like-minded people. With an exclusive over 50’s environment and recommended fitness levels, you’ll be travelling with people just like you. We operate a seat rotation policy on all coach tours, so you’ll be surrounded by someone new every day, and with the option of Sole Use or Twin Share you can travel with a friend, or come on your own and meet new friends!
It is said “Life begins at 40” but I can guarantee “Fun begins over 50”.
We were wined, dined and looked after top class all the way, as usual. Thank you again, we look forward to Norfolk Island in September, trying to drum up folks to join us.
Fun Over Fifty has Respecting Our Culture (ROC) certification and are committed to operating in ways that respect and reinforce Indigenous cultural heritage and the living cultures of Indigenous communities. We are committed to protecting cultural authenticity and integrity, developing sound business practices, environmental protection and acknowledging Indigenous peoples spiritual connection to the land and water.
Fun Over Fifty holds Climate Action certification and is recognised as a Climate Action Leader. We have incorporated strategic climate change responses across all relevant levels of our planning and operations. We measure and audit our carbon footprint via a creditable system, and have undertaken an advanced level of adaptation, emissions reduction and offsetting. Fun Over Fifty is working towards becoming carbon neutral.
Fun Over Fifty’s Ecotourism certification assures our guests that our products are backed by a strong, well-managed commitment to sustainable practices. Our nature-based tourism experiences focus on leaving minimal impact on the environment and offering interesting ways to learn about the environment whilst using resources wisely, contributing to conserving the environment and helping local communities.
As an Advanced Ecotourism accredited tour operator, Fun Over Fifty’s innovative ecotourism products operate with minimal impact on the environment. We provide opportunities to learn about the environment and are committed to achieving best practice, whilst using resources wisely, contributing to conserving the environment and helping local communities.
Fun Over Fifty has ATAS accreditation and has met strict criteria in order to become nationally accredited. This accreditation means we are the best in the industry; credible, well trained and a professional business. We are required to conduct business in compliance with Australian Consumer Law and in accordance with ATAS Charter and Code of Conduct.