Escape into the outback

Although its remoteness makes it an exotic destination, it is rather the unique wildlife, dramatic and serene landscapes, ancient indigenous culture and cosmopolitan cities, that makes the island continent irresistible to travellers.

Share a memorable journey with us as we take you through the Northern Territory and Western Australia, stopping at intriguing destinations such as the rugged mountains of the Kimberley region, the exceptional vineyards of Margaret River and the iconic heart of Australia, Uluru (Ayers Rock).

As a guest, you can look forward to our all-inclusive 5-star service, which extends to transfers, porterage, hotel stays and tipping and gratuities. During your daily activities you will be assisted by our Tour Director, who will ensure that all of your individual needs are considered.


Relax in 5-star luxury

And in the evening you will return to several of the country’s finest hotels and resorts, including the 5-star Sails in the Desert overlooking Uluru.

There has never been a better time to book a luxurious Australia tour in 2018.

2018 Offers

Earlybird Offers
Book the 9 Day Territory Explorer tour, departing on 8 August 2018 and save $500 per couple.*
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Save $200 per couple
Book the 11 Day Taste of South Australia tour and save $200 per couple with Scenic Savings when you book up to 90 days prior to departure.*
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Save $200 per couple
Book the 13 Day Ultimate Tasmania tour and save $200 per couple with Scenic Savings when you book up to 90 days prior to departure.*
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Save $100 per couple
Book the 8 Day Historic Norfolk Island tour and save $100 per couple with Scenic Savings when you book up to 90 days prior to departure.*
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Luxurious inclusions

With Scenic, the perks and privileges come included. Enjoy a full range of luxurious benefits that will enhance your experience throughout your journey.

Special Stays
Our hotels are selected on a combination of location, character and ambiance to ensure your hotel stay is reflective of your destination.

Scenic Enrich
Handpicked experiences from a dinner cruise through Katherine Gorge to learning about Aboriginal student artists, you’ll see wonders that will exceed your expectations.

Scenic Freechoice
Choose from a range of sightseeing activities that interest you most, from guided tours, museum visits and nature walks - they’re all included.

Freechoice Dining
You'll be delighted by the sheer range of dining options available, from local and indigenous fare to specialty cuisines from around the world.

Scenic Rail
Travel through the heart of Australia with Great Southern Rail on the legendary Ghan. Your overnight journey departs Alice Springs taking you north to Darwin.

Scenic Cruising
Step on board a luxury True North Cruise to discover Kimberley icons including the King George Falls, the Hunter River, Montgomery Reef and the spectacular Horizontal Waterfalls.

Local Knowledge
Enjoy the intimacy of fully escorted small group touring with your knowledgeable local guides and expert Tour Directors.

The Nth Degree
We've thought about the details so you don't have to, from personal airport transfers, first-class transport and local guides. All tips and gratuities are included.

Destinations

From the sparkling coastlines of Western Australia to the wilderness of Tasmania and verdant wine regions of South Australia, be amazed by all this vast continent has to offer.

Discover endless contrast in Western Australia, the rugged beauty of Tasmania and the gastronomic delights of South Australia. Admire the awe-inspiring natural wonders of the Kimberley region and magnificent Uluru in Australia’s heart, or dive into the wilderness of Cradle Mountain and the coastal beauty of windswept Norfolk Island. Whatever you choose, Australia is yours to discover.


Western Australia
Offering one of the country’s most diverse landscapes, Western Australia truly features something for everyone. Marvel at its many wonders, from the soaring canyons of the Kimberley to the beauty of the Coral Coast, and of course, indulge in the many gourmet treats on offer in Margaret River.

Northern Territory
Journey through the ‘Red Centre’, explore the delights of Darwin and discover the timelessness of Kakadu National Park. From thousands of years of culture to majestic monuments to nature, there’s plenty to discover.

South Australia
From the incredible natural beauty of Kangaroo Island and the breathtaking Flinders Ranges National Park to the state’s many stunning wine regions and hidden gastronomic gems, there’s plenty to discover in South Australia.

Tasmania
With its pristine wilderness, complex convict history and outstanding local produce, Tasmania is an island not to be missed. We’ll share stories about its intriguing history, introduce you to the local wildlife and lead your tastebuds on a delicious journey.

Norfolk Island
A South Pacific paradise boasting tropical waters, lush national parks, well-preserved history and true island hospitality, Norfolk Island is a wonder you’ll wish you’d journeyed to years ago.

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Hotels

Indulge yourself with a customised experience at some of the finest boutique properties in Australia.

With our range of Scenic Special Stays you will find yourself staying in hotels that are simply unlike any others – iconic properties remarkable for their location, character and heritage. Look for the Special Stays symbol on your itinerary indicating the locations of these outstanding properties.

Scenic accommodation is all about peace of mind. We stay in the finest hotels in each of the locations we visit. Your hotel will always be central, often historic and without exception a unique experience so you can rest easy, wherever you are on your Scenic journey.


Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge
Offering a haven of luxury, set amidst the spectacular World Heritage-listed wilderness and overlooking a hinterland filled with birds, plants and ancient forest. It is home to one of Tasmania’s acclaimed dining experiences at the Highland Restaurant. Ornamented with contemporary furnishings, your Pencil Pine Cabin provides the perfect base for your stay.

Emma Gorge Resort
Sprawled over one million Kimberley acres is the jewel of Emma Gorge Resort, an exclusive Australian outback experience in sync with dining and accommodation as spectacular as the scenery. Nestled between palms and pandanus, gravel paths link safari-style tented cabins to the rest of the resort and the gorge after which it was named.

Pullman Bunker Bay Resort
The award-winning Pullman Bunker Bay Resort is nestled alongside the crystal clear waters of beautiful Bunker Bay in the world-renowned Margaret River wine region. Contemporary in style and unmatched in attentive service, you can relax with a sense of connectivity, calm and serenity.

Freycinet Lodge
Relax and experience this superb wilderness retreat designed to blend into the environment. Relax on your private balcony and enjoy this waterfront location just inside the Freycinet National Park overlooking Great Oyster Bay.

Scenic Rail

One of the world’s grandest rail journeys, The Ghan, takes you across the deep heart of this extraordinary land.

After boarding the legendary Ghan in Alice Springs, you’ll be able to enjoy comfortable private cabins, fine dining and friendly service.

Your overnight journey from Alice Springs to Darwin will provide not only a deluxe travel experience, but also offer an insight into one of the most intriguing Australian landscapes, the Northern Territory.

The following day you’ll arrive in Katherine where you can choose to enjoy a cruise on Katherine Gorge, allowing you to gaze in wonder at this ancient landscape.

Ghan Rail Inclusions
All beverages and meals are included and everything is taken care of so that all you have to do is sit back, relax and watch the extraordinary, ever-changing landscape pass by.

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Alternatively, you can take part in an exclusive cultural experience exploring the beliefs of the traditional owners of the land, the Jawoyn people. They’ll introduce you to traditional basket weaving, spear throwing, fire lighting, painting and playing the didgeridoo. Continue to Darwin where your wonderful journey on board The Ghan ends.

Cruising

The extraordinary Kimberley region of Western Australia is one of the great untouched landscapes on this planet. Rich with wildlife and with a wild, rugged nature, it will simply take your breath away.

Scenic has partnered with True North Cruises to offer you a unique Kimberley Snapshot, a seven day cruise departing from the pearling port of Broome. On your very first day on board, encounter a Kimberley icon, the Horizontal Falls and experience the awesome power of the region’s huge tidal range in an exhilarating tender ride.

Other days will see you fishing for barramundi and enjoying a swim in your very own billabong. From exploring the sea-life of Montgomery Reef to viewing ‘The Bradshaws’, Aboriginal rock paintings thought to be the oldest art known to humanity, the Kimberley will astound and delight.

And of course you’ll experience it all on board the iconic True North, a ship akin to a luxury hotel. Guests are able to take advantage of a number of lavish vantage points including the sundeck, forward observation lounge and alfresco bar. Your time on board the True North will be truly unforgettable.

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