You don’t need a whole week to enjoy a fantastic getaway!

Embarking on a short break is the perfect way to see a bit of Australia without the major time commitment. You may only be someplace for a short amount of time and that’s okay!

Learn more about three of our most popular short breaks to find the perfect, quick getaway.

1. 2 Day Kangaroo Island Tour

The 2-Day Kangaroo Island Tour is a perfect choice if you’re staying near Adelaide. This short break offers an escape to a remote island with lots of gorgeous landmarks to explore.

The first stop of day one will be to see the colony of sea lions at Seal Bay. You will get to learn about them from your guide and enjoy photo opportunities before refuelling with a delicious lunch. After lunch, you’ll get to explore Flinders Chase National Park. This park is home to lots of native Australian animals. You’ll also be able to see some stunning landmarks including the Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch.

The second day will begin with a buffet breakfast before heading to the Raptor Domain. The rescue centre is where you can learn all about the various birds of Australia. The rest of the day is for the foodies! You’ll get to visit an Eucalyptus Distillery, where you’ll enjoy lunch and learn how eucalyptus oil is made. The day ends with tastings at a local winery and a dinner before heading back to Adelaide.

2. 2 Day Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island Tour

The 2-Day Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island Tour is a perfect choice if you’re staying near Melbourne. This short break takes you on an adventure to some of the best coastal sites in Victoria.

Day one of this tour will take you on a journey along the Great Ocean Road. You’ll spend the day sightseeing as you stop to take photos at a range of landmarks. Some stops include Loch Ard Gorge, the Twelve Apostles, and Gibson Steps. You will also get to enjoy a picnic lunch and take a short walk to try and spot Koalas.

The second day of this tour will begin with breakfast before jumping on a ferry. You’ll get to explore the gorgeous Mornington Peninsula then head to Phillip Island. Some highlights include visiting the Koala Reserve, viewing the Nobbies, and of course, the adorable Penguin Parade.

3. 2 Day Best of Both Worlds Tour

The 2-Day Best of Both Worlds Tour is a perfect choice if you are staying near Cairns. This short break introduces you to the most epic tropical escape just a short drive from Cairns.

The first day of this tour will take you to the tropical Atherton Tablelands. This area can best be described as nature’s waterpark. You’ll get to enjoy lots of swimming in crystal-clear swimming holes and sip down a natural slide made of rock. After lunch, you’ll visit a volcanic crater lake before and try to spot the elusive platypus.

Day two starts with a journey into the Daintree Rainforest. You’ll get to take in the view at a range of stunning lookouts along the way. After crossing the Daintree River and enjoying a wildlife cruise, we’ll take a stroll along Cape Tribulation Beach. Embark on a scenic hike through the rainforest before heading back to Cairns.

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