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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

  • Coles Bay: Wineglass Bay Cruise Half Day Tour

    One of Tasmania's most stunning beaches, Wineglass Bay captures the beauty of the state's east coast. Sail around this unspoiled coastline, dropping anchor for a delicious lunch onboard your eco-friendly catamaran. Floor to ceiling windows maximise your enjoyment of the landscape year-round.
    Duration:
    4.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Coober Pedy: Down & Dirty Opal Digging Half Day Tour

    Get insight into Coober Pedy’s primary industry, opal mining, on this half-day tour. You’ll visit a working mine field to learn about opal mining and engage in some fossicking yourself, heading down into the mine with a torch and handpick to mine this exotic gemstone and experience the workaday world of Coober Pedy’s residents.
    Duration:
    4 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Coober Pedy: The Desert Cave Half Day Tour

    Explore the incredible underground world of Coober Pedy. On this half-day tour, you’ll visit an opal field to learn about mining methods, examine the sandstone outcrops known as the Breakaways, and explore the Serbian Underground Church, a spectacular sandstone sanctuary created in the traditional Orthodox style.
    Duration:
    4 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Coober Pedy: The Outback Mail Run Tour

    Traverse the Mail Run to explore the Outback between Coober Pedy and William Creek. Travelling alongside mailmen, you’ll visit the railway outpost of Oodnadatta, have a drink at the legendary Dingo Café in William Creek, and pass through plains, sand hills, and 120-million-year-old sea beds along the way.
    Duration:
    13 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Coober Pedy: The Painted Desert Tour

    Take advantage of Coober Pedy’s location to head to the Painted Desert, a spectacular landscape known for its colourful mineral hills. While exploring this magical landscape, you’ll see one of the country’s most important marine fossil beds, visit Outback cattle stations, and learn about the Great Artesian Basin.
    Duration:
    9 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Darwin: Culture Wildlife and Wetlands

    Engage with the Pudakul Aboriginal Community on this local tour near Darwin. Discover traditional modes of life, learn to play the Didgeridoo, and embark on a cruise of the Mary River Wetlands, during which you’ll spot saltwater crocodiles and incredible Australian birdlife.
    Duration:
    7.4 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Darwin: Kakadu & Yellow Water Day Tripper Full Day Tour

    Sit back, relax, and enjoy a scenic air tour over Kakadu National Park before landing at Cooinda, visiting Warradjun Aboriginal Visitor Centre, and cruising Yellow Water. This full day tour showcases the diverse landscape and incredible history of Australia’s Top End.
    Duration:
    6 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Darwin: City Half Day Tour

    Explore Darwin, the capital city of the Northern Territory, on his half day tour. You’ll tour the historic sites of the city including the East Point Military Precinct, learn about the bombing of Darwin in World War II, and visit the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory to see the region’s best collection of indigenous art.
    Duration:
    4.75 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Darwin: Crocosaurus Cove Full Day Tour

    Spend a day at Crocosaurus Cove, the incredible crocodile attraction in the heart of Darwin. This aquarium is famous for having some of the largest Saltwater Crocodiles in the world; in the Cage of Death you can get face to face with these fearsome reptiles as you’re lowered in a guarded enclosure into the heart of the crocodiles’ pen.
    Duration:
    9 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Darwin: Harbour Cruise Dinner

    Head out onto the water to discover the wonder of Darwin Harbour aboard a fully-restored pearling lugger. As you cruise across the harbour, you’ll enjoy a delicious meal of local seafood and sparkling wine and admire the gorgeous sunset over the water.
    Duration:
    2.5 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Darwin: Indigenous Litchfield Spectacular Full Day Tour

    Immerse yourself in the natural beauty and rich indigenous history of Litchfield National Park on this small group trip. With an Aboriginal guide, embark on a luxury day tour by 4WD. Learn the real story of the Northern Territory as you go off the beaten track and into this incredible landscape.
    Duration:
    9 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Darwin: Jumping Crocodile Half Day Tour

    More than 80,000 Saltwater Crocodiles roam Northern Australia’s waterways but are rarely seen. On this cruise on the Adelaide River, get an eye full of these incredible predators as they are tempted out of the water with a feed!
    Duration:
    5 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Darwin: Kakadu National Park Tour

    Head from Darwin to Australia’s largest national park on this day tour. While exploring Kakadu National Park, you’ll visit the Bark Hut Inn, learn about the local indigenous tribes at Warradjan Cultural Centre, cruise alongside saltwater crocodiles on the famous Yellow Water Billabong, and view 20,000-year-old indigenous rock art at Nourlangie.
    Duration:
    13 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Darwin: Katherine Gorge & Edith Falls Full Day Tour

    Explore the beautiful landscape around Katherine Gorge, which combines the Outback with lush rainforest, rich with wildlife. Take a refreshing swim under Edith Falls, visit Rock Art sites dating back centuries, and learn about the Northern Territory's important role during World War 2.
    Duration:
    14 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Darwin: The Ultimate Tour

    Land in a floatplane on a secluded billabong before exploring the wild surrounds by helicopter & airboat.
    Duration:
    5.5 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Darwin: Tiwi Island by Design Full Day Tour

    From Darwin, take the day to explore the Tiwi Islands and immerse yourself in its indigenous culture. In Wurrumiyanga on Bathurst Island, you'll meet the local indigenous people and learn from their artists how to create your own Tiwi paintings.
    Duration:
    10.25 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Darwin: Wangi Falls & Litchfield Park Full Day Tour

    Travel via the township of Batchelor to Litchfield National Park. Visit Florence Falls for a scenic walk and swim, then go on to Tolmer Falls and Wangi Falls for amazing photo opportunities. You'll even have the chance for a refreshing swim at both sets of falls.
    Duration:
    10.58 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Francois Peron: 4WD Adventure Full Day Tour

    Journey to where the red sands meet the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean to experience the spectacular nature of Wulyibidi/Francois Peron National Park. Explore the park in a 4x4 vehicle and get in touch with nature and Indigenous customs while spotting turtles, sharks, and even dugongs.
    Duration:
    8 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Gold Coast: Natural Bridge Springbrook World Heritage Half Day Tour

    A short drive from the Gold Coast beaches, step into the Gondwana Rainforest on a personalised small group tour. Visit the Stunning Natural Arch waterfall and learn about the unique flora and fauna of the rainforest. Best of All Lookout offers a view of northern New South Wales and Mount Warning before you return to your hotel.
    Duration:
    5.25 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Gold Coast: Outback Tracks Mt Tamborine Half Day Tour

    Enter the magnificent rainforests of Tamborine Mountain National Parks, keeping a lookout for koalas and other native wildlife. Your local guide takes you to their favourite spots, with breaks for a delicious morning tea, a little arts and crafts shopping, and a tasting at a local winery.
    Duration:
    4.75 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Gold Coast: Window to the Wilderness Rainforest & Wildlife Full Day Tour

    Follow the Pioneers' track up Tambourine Mountain and explore the wilderness of Lamington National Park. Enjoy the Gallery Walk, keeping an eye out for local flora and fauna, with a BBQ lunch before visiting the native birds of O'Reilly's Plateau, walking the Treetop Boardwalk.
    Duration:
    9 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Hobart: Hobart to Launceston Active Full Day Tour

    The ultimate Tasmania road trip, travel from Hobart to Launceston in one day, stopping in at Wineglass Bay and Freycinet National Park. This action-packed day tour includes sensational scenery, picturesque short walks, and many scenic stops along the way.
    Duration:
    11 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Hobart: Bruny Island Cruise Full Day Tour

    Take an award-winning wildlife cruise along Bruny Island’s rugged coast to spot incredible wildlife and gain a new appreciation for one of the world’s best coastlines. As you cruise along the island, you’ll enjoy a delicious lunch and have front-row seats to the towering sea cliffs and striking waters of Tasmania.
    Duration:
    9.75 Hours
    Prices:
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  • Hobart: Full Day Grand Port Arthur Tour

    Take a day from Hobart to explore Australia’s convict past at the Port Arthur Historic Site. On this day tour, you’ll head on a walking tour through the centre of Port Arthur, cruise across the harbour, tour the restored buildings and ruins of the Isle of the Dead, and experience the history of this iconic site.
    Duration:
    8.75 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Hobart: Historic Tasmania Full Day Tour

    Take a full day to explore the historic centre of Hobart, Tasmania. Start by experiencing the country’s convict past at the Port Arthur Historic Site, continue along the coastline to see rugged geological features, and close out by exploring the village of Richmond, with its colonial architecture nestled in the Coal River Valley.
    Duration:
    8 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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