9 Day Gulf Savannah Accommodated (G90)

Tour Highlights

Tour Highlights

  • Undara Lava Tubes
  • Croydon
  • Karumba Sunset Cruise
  • Burketown
  • Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park
  • Riversleigh Fossil Field
  • Gulflander Train
  • Cobbold Gorge
  • Chillagoe Limestone Caves
  • Savannahlander Train

Itinerary

Itinerary

CAIRNS, UNDARA, GEORGETOWN Day 1

CAIRNS, UNDARA, GEORGETOWN - (LD)

Early morning pick up from Oz Tours selected locations. We travel over the Tropical Tablelands, past the Wind Turbines at Ravenshoe to Undara. After lunch, enjoy a guided tour with a Savannah Guide through these 190,000 year old Lava Tubes. Overnight accommodation Latara Resort.

CROYDON, KARUMBA Day 2

CROYDON, KARUMBA - (BLD)

An early start to the day, we visit Cumberland Chimney on our way to Croydon for a visit to the Information Centre. Lunch at Normanton, then off to Karumba for a Sunset Dinner Cruise. Overnight accommodation Karumba.

NORMANTON, BURKETOWN. Day 3

NORMANTON, BURKETOWN. - (BLD)

Departing Karumba we travel through Normanton to Burke and Wills Northernmost Campsite, then on to Leichhardt Falls and across the “Plains of Promise” to Burketown. After lunch we head for Boodjamulla National Park (Lawn Hill). Overnight stay at Adel’s Grove for the next 2 nights. Cabin Tents. (NO Power) (share facilities).

BOODJAMULLA (LAWN HILL) NATIONAL PARK Day 4

BOODJAMULLA (LAWN HILL) NATIONAL PARK - (BLD)

This morning we visit Boodjamulla National Park (Lawn Hill Gorge), with time to explore this Wildlife Haven. An Eco Boat Cruise at Lawn Hill is included today.

RIVERSLEIGH FOSSIL FIELDS, NORMANTON Day 5

RIVERSLEIGH FOSSIL FIELDS, NORMANTON - (BLD)

Depart Adel’s Grove for Riversleigh Fossil Fields. Lunch beside the Gregory River. We then head east to meet The Matilda Highway at Burke and Wills Roadhouse for the journey to Normanton. Overnight accommodation Gulflander Motel.

GULFLANDER TRAIN, COBBOLD GORGE Day 6

GULFLANDER TRAIN, COBBOLD GORGE - (BLD)

All aboard the famous Gulflander Train for a memorable trip to Blackbull Siding. We then head to Croydon for lunch and time to visit Croydon’s Heritage precinct, before reaching our overnight destination, picturesque Cobbold Gorge. 2 nights with ensuite facilities.

COBBOLD GORGE Day 7

COBBOLD GORGE - (BLD)

A full day of outdoor enjoyment and interest, as we explore this magnificent gorge with its ancient landscape and cruise the secluded waterway with a Savannah Guide.

CHILLAGOE Day 8

CHILLAGOE - (BLD)

Today we visit Einasleigh and Mount Surprise, passing outback cattle stations and the settlements of Bullock Creek, Ootan and Almaden, before arriving in Chillagoe. Overnight accommodation Chillagoe Eco Lodge. Limited ensuite rooms.

CHILLAGOE CAVES, SAVANNAHLANDER TRAIN, CAIRNS Day 9

CHILLAGOE CAVES, SAVANNAHLANDER TRAIN, CAIRNS - (BL)

Early morning tour of one of Chillagoe’s fascinating limestone caves. Off to Dimbulah, stopping for lunch along the way. Mid afternoon we board the Savannahlander Train for your journey to Cairns. Your Oz Tours adventure ends on arrival at Cairns Railway Station. Make your own way to your accommodation venue.

Dates / Rates

2019 Rates

Twin Share$3,980.00 per person
Single$4295.00

Dates

  • 14 June, 2019
  • 12 July, 2019
  • 26 July, 2019

Map

Undara Lava Tubes
Croydon
Burketown
Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park
Riversleigh Fossil Field
Croydon
Cobbold Gorge
Chillagoe Limestone Caves
Cairns