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Australia: Beach & Island Escapes


  • Bushwalking to Passage Peak, Hamilton Island

When you really want to get away from it all, why not consider a beach or island escape? There are countless different options offering outstanding resort facilities, exceptional scenery, beautiful sand, warm climates, and friendly locals. Island and beach escapes cater to all travellers - singles, couples and families. Goway's team of experts can also plan more adventurous vacations that include diving, hiking, sailing and much more. If you're travelling as a family, many resorts certainly cater to children with special programmes and facilities. Let our expert consultants advise which beach and island resorts are appropriate to suit your needs.

For your Downunder island or beach escape, resort facilities and atmosphere are crucial to successful planning. Some resorts are quite remote, some hotels are quite boutique in style and cater to travellers who want to get away from everyday distractions. Then there are 'thers which offer a wide range of land and water-based activities and proximity to shops and restaurants.Finding the right destination and resort results in a successful vacation. This is where Goway's expertise comes in.

Beach & Island Escapes

  • Bells at Killcare Wellness Experience

    An hour and a half north of Sydney is this luxurious boutique hotel located on a peninsula within a national park. Facilities include a day spa, an outdoor pool and an award wining restaurant. Nearby are walking trails and excellent beaches.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 638
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Byron Bay Adventure

    Australia’s most easterly point, Byron Bay has been a much-loved haven for artists and free thinkers for decades.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 436
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Daydream Island Escape

    Escape from your daily life with a stay on Daydream Island. Relax in the world-class resort and take advantage of its premium amenities while you explore the Great Barrier Reef. Snorkel through coral gardens, feed sharks and stingrays, and enjoy the year-round warm temperatures of the Whitsundays.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 488
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon
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  • Fitzroy Island Resort

    Fitzroy Island is a tropical paradise of rainforest and beaches within the calm sheltered waters of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Just 45 minutes by boat from Cairns, Fitzroy Island Resort is an affordable 4.5 star resort that offers a range of exquisite accommodation including Suites, Studios, and Beach Cabins.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 193
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes
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  • Fraser Island

    North of Brisbane is the ecologist’s paradise of Fraser Island, the world’s largest sand island. Stay at Kingfisher Bay Resort found amidst ancient rainforests and an abundance of wildlife.
    Duration:
    3-4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 592
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes
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  • Hamilton Island

    Perfectly situated in the Great Barrier Reef, Hamilton Island offers an experience like no other: great weather, brilliant beaches, coral reefs and wildlife as well as numerous activities.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 640
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Hayman Island Stay of Distinction

    Australia’s most iconic private island resort returns, re-imagined and better than ever. From 1 July 2019, Hayman Island welcomes you to its oasis of serenity and beauty. Surrounded by verdant slopes, crescent-shaped white beaches, and celestial-blue sea, Hayman® Island by InterContinental offers an all-sensory experience.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,367
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon, Stays of Distinction
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  • Heron Island

    Discover beautiful Heron Island, on the southern end of the Great Barrier Reef.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 668
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes
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  • Kangaroo Island: Australia’s Galapagos

    South Australia’s most diverse natural treasure.
    Duration:
    2 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 443
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes
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  • Lizard Island: Stay of Distinction

    Secluded luxury takes on new meaning at the heart of the Great Barrier Reef.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,640
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Luxury and Beyond, Stays of Distinction
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  • Monkey Mia Dolphins

    Goway's Monkey Mia Dolphins is a Beach and Lodge Stay that visits Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort in Shark Bay, a World Heritage Listed area.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 299
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Naturally Noosa

    Experience nature at its best as you explore the rainforests and beaches of the Sunshine Coast. During your journey in and around Noosa, you’ll ride along beaches, cruise down rivers, and explore the hinterlands that are home to an abundance of incredible birds and other wildlife.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 652
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Beach & Island Escapes, Small Group Touring
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  • Orpheus Island Resort: Stay of Distinction

    Escape to a luxury resort on a secluded island in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy stunning premium amenities and meals catered to your tastes and be at leisure to explore a marine world of coral reefs, bright fish, and breathtaking deep-blue waves.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,292
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Luxury and Beyond, Stays of Distinction
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  • Paperbark Camp: Goway Nature Experience

    Escape from the city like a Sydneysider with this unique and comfortable stay in Australia’s wilderness. Paperbark Camp is about immersing yourself in nature, ideally located near Jervis Bay.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 559
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Qualia: Stay of Distinction

    Hamilton Island has become the byword for luxury on the Great Barrier Reef. Qualia, on the island’s northern tip takes the concept one step further.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,449
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Luxury and Beyond, Stays of Distinction
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  • Tangalooma Dolphins

    Hand feed wild dolphins at one of Brisbane’s favourite escapes.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 230
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes
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  • Thala Beach Nature Reserve: Goway Nature Experience

    Thala Beach Nature Reserve - Goway Nature Experience is a luxurious gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, and a haven to recharge from each day’s adventure.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 553
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Beach & Island Escapes
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  • Whitsundays Escape

    Indulge in the Whitsundays mainland, a vibrant village with thriving community markets. Enjoy a helicopter ride to a deserted beach or explore the rainforest, the choice is yours.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 349
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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