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Tamworth Country Music Festival in 'Diamond Class'

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Get your toes ready to do some tapping and your boots ready to do some scooting as we travel through Moree to Tamworth and Australia’s largest music festival. Enjoy 2 full days at the Tamworth Country Music Festival then stop at the Slim Dusty Centre in Kempsey before overnighting in South West Rocks and returning to Brisbane.

Duration Duration:

6 days

Price From From

$2,390pp (AUD)

Departs Departure Dates:

24th January 2019

Location Departure Location:
Brisbane

Location Return Location:
Brisbane

Pricing

Twin Share
$2390pp
Sole Use
$2965pp
$600pp non-refundable

Itinerary (Brisbane - Brisbane)

Day 1    Thursday (MT,L,D) Armidale

heritage

Departing from Brisbane Transit Centre, we make our way to Warwick stopping for morning tea at the Abbey of the Roses. We continue on via the scenic route travelling by Willsons Downfall and Boonoo Boonoo to Tenterfield, where we visit historic Stannum House for a tour followed by lunch. We finish our day at Armidale.

1 Night Stay: Quality Hotel Powerhouse, Armidale 
**Please note: Twin share configuration is queen bed and commercial sofa bed.

Day 2    Friday (B,MT,L,) Tamworth

entertainment festival

Leaving Armidale, we make our way to the DAG Sheep Station in Nundle. Over lunch we enjoy our first toe-tapping country gig, then head off to the Tamworth Country Music Festival, Australia’s largest music festival with over 4000 different performances and over 600 buskers in Peel Street alone, providing a diverse range of entertainment day and night. If you wish to book and pre-purchase tickets for a special concert, you can phone the Tamworth Information Centre (Ph: 02 6767 5300) to arrange tickets. We arrive and check-in to our hotel then attend the opening night concert at Bicentennial Park.
**Dinner is at own expense tonight.

3 Night Stay: Mercure Hotel, Tamworth 

Day 3/4    Saturday/Sunday (B) Tamworth

entertainment festival

Enjoy two days of the talents, sights and sounds of the Tamworth Country Music Festival, including free concerts, talented buskers, bush poets, line dancing and the Coca-Cola concerts in the park which run daily from 11am to 4pm. Saturday night Fun Over Fifty has included a FREE evening show for you to enjoy. Sunday night we attend the closing night concert at Bicentennial Park.
**Please note: The free evening show is value added by us and cannot be refunded if you do not wish to attend.
**Lunch and dinner are at own expense over the festival  days.

Day 5    Monday (B,L,D) South West Rocks

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Departing Tamworth, we continue with country making a stop at the Slim Dusty Centre in Kempsey to pay homage to one of the greats of Australian music. Further up the coast we arrive for a night in South West Rocks.

1 Night Stay: Rockpool Motor Inn, South West Rocks 

Day 6    Tuesday (B,L) Brisbane

On our return journey home today, we travel through Coffs Harbour then stop for lunch at New Italy before crossing the border and arriving at Brisbane Transit Centre.

Tour Inclusions

  • Elite ‘Diamond Class’ coach travel ex Brisbane
  • Morning tea at the Abbey of the Roses ex convent, Warwick
  • Guided tour and lunch at Stannum House, Tenterfield
  • 1 night Armidale
  • Lunch and country music gig at DAG Sheep Station
  • 3 nights Tamworth
  • 2 ½ days Tamworth Country Music Festival
  • 2 surprise evening shows included on Friday and Saturday
  • Souvenir music festival official program
  • Slim Dusty Centre, Kempsey
  • 1 night South West Rocks
  • Lunch and visit to New Italy
  • 11 meals

Additional Information

DEPOSIT
Non-refundable deposit of $600pp required within 14 days of making booking to secure your reservation. N.B. This package is subject to a fuel levy without notice for coach component. Due to the popularity of this event, final payment is due 30 October 2018, and at this time 100% cancellation fees apply. Bookings after this date are subject to availability. Due to day/night concerts and events, lunch and dinners are at own expense during the festival.

PRE & POST TOUR EXTENDER OPTION

2 additional days (TOTAL 8 DAY TOUR)

  • Return economy class flights ex Sydney, Melbourne or Adelaide to Brisbane
  • 2 additional nights bed & breakfast (1 night pre & 1 night post tour) at Sofitel Brisbane Central
  • Return Airtrain tickets ex Brisbane Domestic Terminal to Central Station

Plus $850pp Twin Share

Plus $1019 Sole Use

**Subject to availability – some block out dates apply. Prices are subject to change without notice**

INCLUDED MEALS
B = Full Breakfast MT = Morning Tea L = Lunch AT = Afternoon Tea D = Two Course Dinner

Please click here to view our ‘Diamond Class’ seating expectations that apply to both sole use and twin/double bookings.

Heritage
Festival/Event
Entertainment

Moderate

Passengers must be able to:

  • Walk 10 min without stopping
  • Ascend stairs without stopping
  • Stand for 30 min without sitting
  • Walk over uneven ground
  • Embark/debark transport unaided
  • Manage their own luggage

See our terms for more details

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