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Festival and event tours

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Festival tours for over 50s

Each year, our festival and event tours give you the chance to experience iconic festivals and events you may have never heard of. And we take you there in the comfort and style of our luxury tours. From black tie cultural events to rural music festivals, we have all the best events in our calendar.

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2 - Moderate
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See beautiful NSW in springtime bloom as we travel from Brisbane through Port Macquarie to Bowral then on to Canberra returning via the Blue Mountains, Hunter Valley and Armidale. Visit Corbett Gardens, Tulip Top Gardens, Cockington Green, Cowra's Japanese Garden, Darley Stud, the Glen Innes Standing Stones and Australia's largest flower festival showcasing a million flowers in bloom, Canberra Floriade.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
7
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Fly into Sydney for an exclusive harbour cruise, then transfer to the Southern Highlands for 3 nights. The annual Gathering of the Clans at Bundanoon promises everything Scottish with a wee bit of Aussie flavour; massed pipe bands, highland games, Celtic dancing and more. Travel on to Mudgee and Goondiwindi with highlight visits to The Blue Mountains, Bathurst and Gulgong.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
6
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $200 per couple or $100 Sole for JUNE 2022 tours. Booked by 31st Dec 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Get ready to be dazzled by the lights of Sydney's innovative and breathtaking Vivid Festival. Join us to experience this internationally renowned extravaganza of light, music and ideas in 'Diamond Class' with touring in and around Sydney including the Riverboat Postman on the picturesque Hawkesbury River. Return to Brisbane via Port Macquarie, Coffs Harbour and Ballina.

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3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
9
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $300 per couple or $150 single. APRIL 2022. Book by 31 December 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

We fly into Melbourne and travel to Albury for a 4 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 Sutton Forest, Newcastle and Port Macquarie.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
10
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $300 per couple or $150 Sole. Booked by 31st Dec 2021. Terms and conditions apply.

Take the ‘Gold Class’ route with extensive touring via Armidale, Hunter Valley, Bowral and Albury to Melbourne for 4 nights. Ride the Puffing Billy, take the Living Legends tour, visit ArtVo and experience Cup Day at Flemington as it should be done; in the Home Straight Enclosure with 5-course meal, beverage package, live band, elevated track viewing platform, racebook and private betting facilities.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
6
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Tamworth is the country music capital of Australia, with this unique style of music being the main focus of the town year round. Here, the information centre is guitar-shaped, the town’s entrance is marked by a 36ft guitar and country music stars are represented in a waxwork hall of fame. Get geared up for a country escape and enjoy the toe-tappin’, boot-scootin’ and two-steppin’ hype in January, when Tamworth plays host to one of the biggest and best country music festivals in the world.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
9
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There is no better time to visit Corryong than during The Man from Snowy River Bush Festival, where the alpine region comes to life and unveils the history of unique bush traditions. Discover the lifestyle country folk take for granted and watch as horsemen and women chase wild horses down the mountainside in pursuit of the colt that got away.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
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Leave your 'Suspicious Minds' behind as we head through New England to Armidale before checking-in for 3 nights in Orange. Enjoy two full days at the 2022 'Speedway' themed Elvis Festival with Elvis memorabilia, classic cars, parades, Elvis Gospel Church Service, tribute shows, wedding vow renewals and much more. Later we take in tours at the Wellington Caves and Siding Spring Observatory as we return to Brisbane.

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VIP luxury

At Fun Over Fifty, you get the VIP experience from start to finish. All transport, accommodation, and food must meet our high standards.

Choose your fitness level

We have fitness ratings for our tours, so you know which are right for you. Travel with people who want the same level of activity.

Leaders in domestic tourisnm

Our focus has always been on creating unforgettable tours all over Australia, and we take you to some of the most iconic Australian events.

All inclusive tours

With Fun Over Fifty tours, you get all event passes, accommodation, and activities included, as well as most meals.

Frequently asked questions

How do I book?

To book your festival tour, all you need to do is get in touch with us. We will take your details and reserve your place over the phone. We will also answer any questions and give you all the information you need.

What are the best festivals to attend?

Just like with any tour, this depends on what you're interested in. Our festival tours take you to many large and well-known events, such as the Australian International Airshow in Avalon, as well as much smaller regional events.

Whether you want to see live music or cultural events in historic towns, we have tours for you.

What do festival tours include?

At Fun Over Fifty, all our tours are all inclusive, which means all activities, accommodation, and transport are included in the tour price, as well as most meals.

When it comes to festivals and events, we typically try to book VIP or exclusive entry tickets wherever possible to ensure you get the best experience.

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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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