3-day breakaway Senior trip to the border of Victoria and NSW in Midura and Wentworth. Visit historic sites and museum, gem store and onboard the PS Melbourne paddle boat.
Affordable Senior tour is now on sale now for only from $388
|3 days / 2 nights
|Download – 3-day Mildura / Wentworth brochure
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- Luxury coach travel
- 2x Dinners, 2x Cooked breakfasts
- 2-hour PS. Melbourne River Cruise
- Lunch at own expense
- Twin shares. Single Supplement $90.00 per night
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Day 1 (D): Melbourne to Mildura
This morning we depart on our holiday to the Sunraysia area of Victoria. We head up the Calder Hwy towards Bendigo with a stopover at for lunch (own expense) at Swan Hill then onto Wentworth to our Motel to freshen up before dinner at Coomealla Memorial Sporting Club.
DAY 2 (BD): MILDURA (BIG DAY TODAY)
This morning we head into Mildura for an introductory tour. First stop is the Rio Vista, the 1891 home of the city’s founder, WB Chaffey. We then visit Mildura Arts Centre and Historical Museum, 19th Century home featuring antique filled rooms of the 1890s’ beautifully restored woodwork, exquisite hand-painted stained-glass windows and door panelling.
We then board the PS Melbourne for a morning cruise on the Murray. The PS Melbourne is Australia’s most famous paddle steamer, retaining her original engine and boiler and still fired in the old way with wood.
We now head back to the Mildura Workingman’s Club for lunch (own expense) and free time this afternoon to spend time in the Club.
Tonight, we will have dinner at the Coomealla Club.
DAY 3 (B)
This morning after breakfast we farewell our hosts, we visit Woodsiest Gem Shop, Australia’s largest gemstone cutting and jewellery manufacturing complex. From here we travel back to Melbourne to complete a fantastic breakaway!