based on 13 nights inc. flights & selected experiences
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Price based on a family of 4 travelling.
Sydney offers a variety of experiences for the whole family - from the historical rocks district to Bondi Bay there is something for everyone
Explore the laid back hippie coastal town of Byron Bay
Experience the Great Barrier Reef - enjoy a days snorkelling or sailing on outer reefs admiring the underwater world
Learn to surf at the famous Bondi Beach in Sydney
In the southern half of Australia the seasons are the opposite of those in the northern hemisphere: spring comes in September, summer is from December to February, autumn runs from March to May, and winter begins in June.
Byron Bay is in northern New South Wales and has one of the best climates in the country. Mild all year round with particular warm and dry weather between October and April although it is still possible to enjoy the outdoors in the winter months. Whale-watching season is from May to October.
Winter (June-Aug) is high season in Queensland; the water can be chilly - at least to Australians - but its temperature rarely drops below 22°C. April through October is peak visibility time for divers. Summer is hot and sticky across the state. In North Queensland the monsoonal Wet season is from November or December through March or April. It brings heavy rains, high temperatures, extreme humidity, and cyclones. It's no problem to visit then, and the Wet or "Green" season allows an unusual opportunity to explore this region during a truly balmy time of monsoonal calms.
Winter (June-Aug) is high season in Queensland; the water can be chilly - at least to Australians - but its temperature rarely drops below 22°C. April through October is peak visibility time for divers. Summer is hot and sticky across the state. In North Queensland the monsoonal Wet season is from November or December through March or April. It brings heavy rains, high temperatures, extreme humidity, and cyclones. It's no problem to visit then, and the Wet or "Green" season allows an unusual opportunity to explore this region during a truly balmy time of monsoonal calms
Australia offers something for the whole family whatever the age. From adventure to culture, history to wildlife for families with teens, Australia offers the perfect getaway. Australia’s diverse landscape, attractions and weather mean for families with teens, be it an extended summer holiday trip of a lifetime or a short but sweet Easter break in the antipodes, Australia will keep the whole family entertained and longing to come back for more.
Sydney is a true paradise for teenage families. From the historical rocks district littered with boutique shops, cafes and street galleries to the expansive botanical gardens full of wild flora and fauna, this city is made for everyone. Defy the skies and summit the Sydney Harbour Bridge for epic views across Sydney (included) or enjoy a more sedentary lunchtime cruise through the cities famous harbour – a must when in Sydney. We’ve included a surf lesson on the world-famous Bondi Beach for the whole family. After getting kitted out and learning the basics upon the sand you’ll head out into the water and in no time sure to be riding a wave like the Bondi locals.
The easy-going hippie town of Byron Bay in northern New South Wales is your next port of call. The most easterly town on mainland Australia, Byron Bay is known for its excellent surf beaches, a huge variety of accommodation from boutique resorts to new-age retreats as well as hedonistic cafes and art galleries. A melting pot of cultures and activities here you can opt to hike up to Byron’s famous lighthouse for panoramic views of Australia’s eastern coastline. We have also included a kayaking with dolphins experience which is not to be missed. Why not take a day trip out into the hinterlands or simply explore the towns boho shops and free-spirited bars and cafes.
Take a short domestic flight to Hamilton Island, an island paradise in the heart of the Whitsundays. Spend your days swimming in the crystal-clear reef relaxing by the pool at your chosen accommodation. Teens will love learning how to sail or exploring the island on paddleboards or kayaks. A must-do for the whole family whilst at Hamilton Island is a visit to neighbouring Whitehaven Beach. Voted one of the world’s most beautiful beaches you can access the pure white sands of Whitehaven by private helicopter, scenic plane or speedboat.
Flying from Hamilton Island to Cairns your next destination is the oldest rainforest in the world, the Daintree and the Great Barrier Reef. Teach the family about Aboriginal hunter—gatherer techniques and see some of Australia’s unique wildlife on your included full day privately guided tour of the Daintree Rainforest which includes jungle surfing through the dense canopy, and a cruise down the Daintree River where you will be on the lookout for resident saltwater crocodiles.
Enjoy a day learning to surf the waves of the famous Bondi Beach in Sydney. The ideal introduction to Australia for the whole family.
Capture the true essence of Melbourne on this teenage-friendly tour of Melbourne. Explore the laneways by bike before trying your hand at spray painting, inspired by Melbourne's varied street art. The perfect day out for the whole family.
A full day sail and snorkel cruise aboard a luxuriously appointed sailing catamaran is a great way to experience the Great Barrier Reef. Relax as your yacht is nudged casually along by tropical breezes in the balmy waters of the reef.
On the Edge is a large, spacious sailing catamaran design especially for day sailing adventures throughout Queensland's Whitsunday Islands.
Make the most of your time during your stay at Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley. From stable tours and horse trail experiences to bush walks and hikes, there's something for everyone. There's even archery, mountain biking and a colonial heritage tour.
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