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Eco friendly tours

Experience the best in sustainable tourism

2019 Queensland Tourism Awards
2019 Banksia Sustainability Awards
2018 Queensland Tourism Awards
2018 Australian Tourism Awards
2018 Australian Small Business Champion Awards
2017 Queensland Tourism Awards

Get back to nature with our environmentally friendly tours

At Fun Over Fifty, we are proud to offer tours which are backed by a strong, well managed commitment to sustainable practices and include nature-based tourism experiences. Our goal is to make sure we have a positive impact on environment around us, and protecting natural wonders for future generations and future travellers.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
8
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $400 per couple or $200 Sole for May 2021 tours. Booked by 28 Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Make tracks for Queensland's central west on the Spirit of the Outback, an historic rail journey like no other. Then delve deep into outback life staying in Longreach, Barcaldine and Roma. Visit the Stockman's Hall of Fame and Qantas Founders Museum. Take a Station tour and Thomson River sunset cruise. Unearth dinosaurs in Winton, waltz with Matilda, take a Desert Dreaming tour on this insight into Queensland’s iconic outback.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
14
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $300 per couple or $150 Sole for Oct 2021 tours. Booked by 28 Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Join us as we journey the stunning east coast of Queensland by rail and in 'Gold Class' style. We'll embark on a 4WD tour on Fraser Island, take bird watching tours and eco reef walks on Heron Island, relax in Ocean Balcony rooms on Daydream Island, enjoy the thrills of a jet boat tour in the Whitsundays, discover Paronella Park, ride the Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, and then take the Reef Rocket to pristine Green Island.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
15
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Traverse the state of Queensland through Roma, Carnarvon Gorge, Emerald, Longreach, and Cloncurry to the Gulf of Carpenteria to experience an epic Gulf sunset and Sand Island dinner. See the outback come to life, learn about the heritage of mining, discover the indigenous culture, and ride the legendary Gulflander and Savannahlander trains as touring heads through Cobbold Gorge and Undara to tropical Cairns on this journey showcasing the best of Queensland.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
9
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Travel north to Queensland's stunning Capricorn Coast for 4 nights beachfront in Yeppoon. Discover Great Keppel Island, Capricorn Caves, Koorana Crocodile Farm and a local paddock to plate experience. Enjoy bird watching tours and eco reef walks on a coral cay whilst staying on secluded Heron Island. Then take an adventurous full day eco tour aboard the iconic LARC whilst staying in Seventeen Seventy.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
13
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $200 per couple or $100 Sole for Oct 2021 tours. Booked by 28 Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Walk in the footsteps of outback legends as we take the road less travelled to the far reaches of Queensland. Discover Stockmen in Longreach, dinosaurs in Winton, the Min Min lights in Boulia, the epic sights of the Channel Country and Birdsville’s astounding Big Red. Top it all off with an up-close encounter with our endangered bilby in Charleville and a dip in the Great Artesian Spa at Mitchell.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
5
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Enjoy a ‘Gold Class’ Christmas celebration as we travel north from Brisbane to Maryborough then transfer to the largest sand island in the world for 4 nights in luxury at Kingfisher Bay Resort. Discover rainforests and sand dunes on a 4WD adventure, join an island ranger for a guided Butchulla tour, taste local bush tucker, and indulge in fresh local seafood at our Christmas Day long lunch in the Grand Ballroom.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
9
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We fly into Melbourne and travel to Beechworth for a 3 night stay and access to Victoria's breathtaking High Country. Visit Mt Beauty, Falls Creek and Bogong, and then celebrate the wonderful autumn colours and delicious autumn produce of the area at Bright. Continue on to Brisbane via 2 nights 5 star in the Southern Highlands, Newcastle and Grafton.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
4
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Bush Fire Relief and Rejuvenation Tour. Take a very special guided visit to the Port Macquarie Koala Hospital to meet some of the patients and their amazing caregivers, before we set to work planting trees to aid in the recovery of the koala population. In addition to our hospital visit we’ll be taking in some fabulous sites in and around Port Macquarie, and there’ll be time to shop local and support the economic recovery of this beautiful region.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
13
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Australia's Top End and the Kimberley await with adventures to be had, dreamtime culture to enlighten and glorious nature to explore. Marvel at the termite mounds of Litchfield National Park, see Ubirr Rock Art and cruise the Yellow Water wetlands in Kakadu, discover Katherine Gorge and the Ord River, soar above the Bungle Bungles, see the Derby Boab Tree for yourself, then finish with a camel ride on stunning Cable Beach.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
6
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $100 per couple or $50 Sole for July 2021 tours. Booked by 28 Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Unpack once at our waterfront hotel in stunning Hervey Bay to discover whales, wilderness and much more. We’ll see these majestic creatures up close on a whale watching cruise, take a 4WD adventure on World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, taste Bundaberg’s famous rum at the distillery, ride the historic Mary Valley Rattler and visit the informative Hinkler Hall of Aviation as we delve into all this region has to offer.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
7
days

EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $200 per couple or $100 Sole for Aug 2021 tours. Booked by 28 Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Fly into Cairns and indulge in 2 nights in Reef Suites on pristine Green Island in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Included activities to take at your leisure include snorkelling, guided walks, glass bottom boat, kayaking and more. Back on the mainland there’s 3 more nights in 5 star luxuries at the Shangri-La in Cairns. Visit Mossman Gorge for a Dreamtime cultural walk, ride the Kuranda Scenic Railway, and visit beautiful Port Douglas.

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Physical rating:
1 - Easy
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Tour duration:
6
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $100 per couple or $50 Sole for May 2021 tours. Booked by 28th Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Unpack once for a 5 night stay discovering the golden hues and turning leaves of Armidale in autumn. Delve into heritage with local guides, historic buildings and legends of yesteryear. Visit neighbouring Tamworth and unearth country music, taste local wines and discover the talents of regional artists, all whilst travelling in ‘Diamond Class’.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
6
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $200 per couple or $100 Sole for July 2021 tours. Booked by 28th Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Escape to Queensland’s winter sun in style over a 5 night stay; with 3 nights in 5-star luxury at Sanctuary Cove; experience the Gold Coast’s beautiful Surfers Paradise on a tour aboard an amphibious Aquaduck and explore the World Heritage-listed rain forest of the Gold Coast hinterland. Take in nature and wildlife with 2 nights at O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat taking in private Birds of Prey show; ranger guided tree-top canopy walk and a 2-hour 4WD forest safari.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
13
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $200 per couple or $100 Sole for June 2021 tours. Booked by 28 Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Embark on a journey of discovery whilst following Australia's two grandest rivers through diverse regions and contrasting scenery. See outback New South Wales travelling beyond Bourke to Broken Hill, then discover old world charm aboard the PS Emmylou paddle steamer in Echuca. The New England Tablelands bring even more history and scenic allure on the return to Brisbane.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
5
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $100 per couple or $50 Sole for Feb 2021 tours. Booked by 28 Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

This short break tour takes us into the Sunshine Coast Hinterland and is combined with the Ginger Flower and Food Festival. This event features heaps of food and gardening experts, as well as live entertainment, animal experiences, market stalls and thousands of plants available for purchase.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
8
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $300 per couple or $150 Sole for April 2021 tours. Booked by 28 Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Travel ‘Diamond Class’ to Port Macquarie for a special behind-the-scenes tour of the renown Koala Hospital. Discover the sights and tastes of the Hunter Valley then ascend to the lofty heights of the Blue Mountains. Ride the Skyway at Scenic World then take in a tour and high tea at the historic Hydro Majestic Hotel before we finish up with a night in Sydney’s Circular Quay and magical dinner cruise on Sydney Harbour.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
11
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $200 per couple or $100 Sole for March 2021 tours. Booked by 28 Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Take the inland route from Brisbane to Melbourne and discover quirky characters and hidden treasures along the way. Try your luck for opals in Lightning Ridge, enjoy a wildlife zoofari at Dubbo's Western Plains Zoo, and visit Miners Heritage Park in Cobar. See the 'Living Desert Sculptures' in Broken Hill and the Old Wentworth Gaol before enjoying a paddleboat cruise on the Murray and a finale night in Melbourne.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
8
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $100 per couple or $50 Sole for Feb/Mar 2021 tours. Booked by 28 Feb2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Take advantage of discounted low season fares and make tracks for Longreach on the Spirit of the Outback, an historic rail journey like no other. Then delve deep into outback life visiting The Stockman's Hall of Fame, Qantas Founders Museum, Camden Park Station and enjoying a sunset cruise on the Thomson River. Take in a trip to the Age of Dinosaurs exhibit in Winton before reboarding the train bound for Brisbane.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
9
days

EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $400 per couple or $200 Sole for Aug 2021 tours. Booked by 28 Feb 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Take an outback adventure through Roma, Barcaldine, Longreach, Winton, and Carnarvon Gorge. Experience outback hospitality, heritage, culture and more as we unearth dinosaurs, bushrangers, legends of the land, modern industries, artistic trails, and fabulous outback Aussie tucker.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
4
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Unearth natural wonders, heritage icons and local taste sensations on this remote outpost in the Bass Strait. Local guides with insider knowledge will escort you to the island's most famous landmarks including Shag Lagoon, the Shannon Wreck, Disappointment Bay, the Wickham Lighthouse and the Hybrid Power Station. We'll discover local cheeses, visit a beef farm and dine on culinary delights created by renown local chefs.

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3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
19
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This really is a 100% New Zealand experience as we unearth both the north and south islands of 'the land of the long white cloud'. An in-depth tour showcasing Maori culture and heritage, undoubtedly some of the world's most stunning scenery and good kiwi hospitality. Enjoy two breathtaking rail journeys and an overnight cruise on awe-inspiring Milford Sound as we discover all there is to know about our neighbours across 'the ditch'.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
10
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Fly into Melbourne and travel via Albury to Khancoban for 2 days at this legendary festival in the small town of Cooryong. See incredible displays of horsemanship, bush poetry, art, music and bush skills all based on Banjo Patterson's epic poem. Continue on to Brisbane through Jindabyne, Bowral, Newcastle and Grafton with plenty of sightseeing along the way.

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2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
8
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Norfolk Island beckons with its charming mix of history, culture, welcoming hospitality and relaxing atmosphere. With 7 nights at the Paradise Hotel and daily activities including a 4WD island tour, convict settlement tour, glass bottom boat cruise and bushwalk breakfast, there is plenty to keep you busy during the day. At night join a progressive dinner, enjoy 'Wonderland by Night' and even dress as a convict for a dinner and show.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
6
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Unpack once for 5 nights at the centrally located Sofitel Melbourne on Collins. Take a trip to visit Werribee Mansion and Open Range Zoo, spend time in the Dandenong Ranges, ride the Star Observation Wheel and lose yourself at the renowned Melbourne International Flower Show, a colourful celebration of the Australian lifestyle and great outdoors, ranked as one of the top 5 garden shows in the world.

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Sustainable luxury

We travel in comfort and style, and we minimise our environmental impact. Sustainable practices are included at every stage of our tours.

Tours for any fitness level

Each of ours tours has fitness rating so our guests know if it's right for them. And everyone on the tour wants the same level of activity.

Leaders in domestic tourisnm

Our focus has always been on creating unforgettable tours all over Australia and select international locations.

All inclusive tours

To give you the best experience on your tour, all transport, activities, and accommodation are included, as well as most meals.

Frequently asked questions

How do I book my tour?

To book your tour, all you need to do is call us and we will organise everything with you over the phone. We will also answer your questions and provide any information you need.

What are your sustainability policies?

We put a great deal of effort into our sustainability policies, and we are very proud of our eco-friendly practices. You can read about all our sustainability policies here.

What is an eco tour?

Our eco tours are designed to showcase the beauty and wonder of the natural environment, giving our guests the opportunity to escape and get back to nature. Our eco tours also operate in an environmentally friendly way, ensure we protect the natural world for future generations.

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A word about COVID-19

We are following all government advice and restrictions. We have policies in place to ensure the health and safety of our team, our guests, and the community.

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