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Australia: Day Trips & Extensions


Below are Goway’s Australia day tours and extensions listed in alphabetical order by city (there are many more options we haven’t listed). They combine well with our Austraila stopovers/city breaks. As experts in customizing itineraries to suit your personal interests, time available and budget, we look forward to being of service to you.

Day Trips

  • Ayers Rock: Uluru Sunrise & Kata Tjuta

    An ideal way to explore Kata Tjuta, also known as The Olgas, this sunrise trip lets you benefit from both the ideal light and cooler temperatures of the early morning. Explore the Kata Tjuta site and Walpa Gorge, which passes between the two tallest domes of Kata Tjuta.
    Duration:
    5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Ayers Rock: Uluru Sunrise and Segway

    Explore Uluru on a fun-filled guided Segway Tour. Cruise effortlessly through this incredible desert landscape as your knowledgeable guide leads the way. Take in all the highlights of this iconic natural wonder of the world, learning about its ecology, and deep spiritual connection to the Anunga people.
    Duration:
    5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Ayers Rock: Uluru Sunset Harley Motorcycle Tour

    Ride a motorcycle into the heart of the Red Centre to see Uluru transform to shades of red and purple as the sun dips beneath the horizon. Sit back, relax, and sip on your sparkling wine as the ancient monolith of Uluru/Ayers Rock reveals its full majesty.
    Duration:
    1.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Ayers Rocks: Kata Tjuta Domes Half Day Tour

    Travel to Kata Tjuta (The Olgas), the mysterious red domes a stone's throw from Uluru. Unique flora and fauna thrive in this area, where your Aboriginal guide will escort you. You'll learn about the cultural significance of this sacred site before a walk through Walpa Gorge.
    Duration:
    3.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Ayes Rock: SEIT Uluru Highlights Half Day Tour

    Take half a day to tour the Australian icon of Uluru/Ayers Rock in the company of an expert SEIT guide. Beginning at dawn, you’ll watch the sunrise over the sandstone monolith, learn about the indigenous creation stories, and visit the Mutitjulu Waterhole at the base of the rock.
    Duration:
    3 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Brisbane & Sunshine Coast: Australia Zoo Private Tour

    Get a behind-the-scenes look at one of Australia’s most beloved tourist destinations on this private tour of the Australia Zoo. During your tour, you’ll learn about the Irwin Family’s dedication to conservation and get up-close-and-personal with all manner of exciting critters, from koalas and wombats to snakes and crocodiles.
    Duration:
    8 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Brisbane and Gold Coast: Spirits of the Red Sand Evening Theatre Experience & Dinner Show

    Spirits of the Red Sand is an evening of interactive Aboriginal culture, live theatre, and an amazing three-course dinner of local Australian cuisine. Travel back in time to the Australia of the 19th century as you witness history come alive through the dramatic tale of Jarrah and his brothers.
    Duration:
    2.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Brisbane or Gold Coast: Brisbane's Best Full Day Tour

    Experience the best sides of Brisbane from land and water on this full day tour. On this exploration of Brisbane and the Gold Coast, you’ll cruise along the river to see Brisbane’s highlights, visit Mount Coota-tha to enjoy stunning views of the Great Dividing Range and Moreton Bay, and cuddle a koala at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.
    Duration:
    8 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Brisbane or Gold Coast: Croc Express to Australia Zoo Tour

    Take six hours to visit the famous Australia Zoo and get up close and personal with Australia’s exotic wildlife. On this tour of the park, you’ll learn about the legacy of Steve Irwin and engage with crocodiles, snakes, and marsupials as you tour the park. On your way back to your accommodations, you’ll enjoy majestic views of the Glasshouse Mountains.
    Duration:
    8.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Brisbane or Gold Coast: O'Reilly's and Lamington National Park

    Take a day in coastal Queensland to explore the rainforest and enjoy spectacular views of the McPherson Ranges. On this day tour you’ll explore the quaint centres of Canungra and Tamborine Mountain, climb to the world’s first Treetop Walk at O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat, and visit an alpaca farm.
    Duration:
    9.25 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Brisbane: Koala and River Cruise

    This popular Brisbane river cruise has been taking locals and visitors to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary for over 70 years and is a “must do” experience and a PERFECT tour to do when visiting Brisbane.
    Duration:
    5.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Brisbane: Afternoon Lone Pine & Mt Coot-tha Tour

    Take an afternoon to explore Australia’s largest koala wildlife reserve. On this tour, you’ll visit Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary where you can cuddle a koala. Afterwards, you’ll head to Mount Coot-tha to enjoy spectacular views of Moreton Bay and the surrounding Brisbane landmarks.
    Duration:
    4.25 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Brisbane: City & Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Full Day Tour

    Your knowledgeable guide picks you up from your accommodation and heads straight to Mt Coot-tha for stunning views over Brisbane's downtown, out to the islands. On the way, you pass through the beautiful tree-lined inner suburbs with historic 'Queenslander' homes, learning about Brisbane's journey from English prison to modern metropolis.
    Duration:
    8 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Brisbane: Essential Bicycle Tour

    The tour is the perfect introduction to Brisbane's best highlights with interesting facts and local insights by our friendly local and knowledgeable guide. It's particularly useful if you have limited time in the city, taking you to sights including the historic Kangaroo Point Cliffs, and the iconic Story Bridge.
    Duration:
    2 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Day Trips
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  • Brisbane: Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flight

    From Moreton Bay to the mountains of the Gold Coast hinterland, Brisbane and its surrounds are truly spectacular from the air. This half-day expedition lets you take it all in at once from the serenity of a balloon, with a maximum of 10 passengers per flight. It's a view of 'Brissie' you'll never forget.
    Duration:
    4 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Brisbane: Morning Bicycle Tour

    This tour offers a scenic and leisurely ride around the Brisbane river (which means no hills and no cars!). Visit all of the main inner-city areas of Brisbane, stop regularly to hear some stories and take photos. This is a highly recommended tour if you have the time and even a little cycling experience.
    Duration:
    4 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Day Trips
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  • Brisbane: Morning City Sights and River Cruise

    Take a river cruise to explore the landmarks of Brisbane from the vantage point of the water. On this tour, you’ll learn about the city’s convict past, explore the secrets of Queensland’s longest river, and get a taste of what defines Brisbane as a city.
    Duration:
    3.25 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Day Trips
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  • Brisbane: Premium Dolphin Feeding Full Day Cruise

    Spend the day experiencing the wonders of Tangalooma Island Resort on Moreton Island, where you can feed dolphins, cruise the waters in search of migrating whales, or ride across the island’s natural desert on a safari tour. Lunch is included in this excursion.
    Duration:
    12 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Day Trips
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  • Brisbane: Whale Watching Half Day Tour

    Take half a day in Brisbane to head onto the water and have a close encounter with whales. As you cruise across Moreton Bay, you’ll enjoy a gourmet lunch as you spot whales, dolphins, and turtles all within metres of the boat.
    Duration:
    4.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Day Trips
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  • Broken Hill and Silverton Explorer

    Experience the diversity of Broken Hill and Silverton on this full day tour. On this exploration of the Outback, you’ll admire Broken Hill’s heritage parks, gardens, and mines, visit the art galleries of the Big Picture and the Line of Lode, and tour the barren ghost town of Silverton, where Mad Max 2 a.k.a. The Road Warrior was shot.
    Duration:
    7.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Broome Sights with Sunset Camel Ride

    Take the afternoon to explore the highlights of Broome, beginning in Chinatown and moving through the historical districts of the city, including Old Broome and Broome Port, before closing out your day with a camel ride along Cable Beach at sunset.
    Duration:
    5.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Broome: Cape Leveque 4WD Adventure

    Embark on a 4WD adventure through the Dampier Peninsula to experience the natural beauty of Kimberley. On this full day tour, you’ll have morning tea at the Beagle Bay Aboriginal Community, admire the largest tidal flows in the southern hemisphere at Buccaneer Archipelago, and enjoy lunch and a swim at picturesque Cape Leveque.
    Duration:
    12.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Byron Bay: Big Day Out - Byron Hinterland

    This tour is a is a great idea from Byron Bay and let you get amongst the beautiful Byron hinterland and explore the natural wonder of the World Heritage listed Nightcap National Park including a guided walk to the spectacular 100m Minyon Falls and a delicious barbeque lunch after your walk.
    Duration:
    5.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
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  • Byron Bay: Byron & Beyond Full Day Tour

    Introducing the best of Byron Bay on two wheels. Explore Australia's most easterly town and its surrounding hinterland on this comprehensive one day tour. The route is suitable for all fitness levels and the day includes a delicious barbecue lunch, along with the best views in Byron.
    Duration:
    6 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Day Trips
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  • Byron Bay: Byron Surf Lesson

    Head to Byron Bay to learn to surf in a small-group environment. This two-hour lesson will teach you how to paddle, catch watches, and ride the surf and equip you to enjoy the world-famous waves of the Main Beach at Byron Bay.
    Duration:
    3 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Day Trips
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