Wildlife encounters are always part of the experience and whether you are a bird watcher or not, imagine the thrill of a majestic Sea Eagle gliding over your head and out to sea.
If you are curious about nature, your guide will share with you a wealth of information about the environment, plants, animals and natural features.
Choose from two different tours, one with a walking focus has moderate grade walks every day for those who like to stretch their legs exploring Croajingolong. The other is a slower more relaxed pace eco-tour with time for bird watching in a variety of habitats plus short wildflower walks.
Imagine three nights in historic lighthouse keeper's cottages at Point Hicks Lighthouse boasting superb ocean views and a fascinating history. The next three nights are in guesthouse accommodation at Gipsy Point near Mallacoota with Wingan Inlet on the way.
Enjoy the delights of nature and at the end of each day, good conversation, delightful accommodation and a meal that appears before you like magic, now that is a relaxing holiday.
Packaged tour includes six nights accommodation and meals. Please contact Gippsland High Country Tours for more information and details of early booking discounts.
Fare includes travel from Bairnsdale, six nights accommodation, meals and expertise of a local guide.
Days of operation:
Next departure October 14-20, 2019. Please contact Gippsland High Country Tours for full day by day itinerary or to discuss other dates available. Minimum group numbers apply.
- Point Hicks
You will spend three nights is the historic lighthouse keepers cottages with walks and wildlife not far from the door. From the verandah, you have a great box seat to watch the changing colours of the ocean, sea birds and maybe seals or whales passing by. Enjoy a guided tour of the lighthouse, hearing tales of days when the beam of light out to sea was critical for shipping. Great walks, great atmosphere and your guide looks after all the meals - now that is a holiday.
- Gipsy Point
Your last three nights are spent at a very peaceful setting at Gipsy Point Lodge. Gorgeous gardens full of birds and sometimes a visiting Kangaroo plus the serene river just a short walk down the road. Peace and tranquillity, wildflowers and your local guide to share their love of the coastal environment on walks of your choice.
Mallacoota is perfect for walkers and nature lovers. It is spoilt for lovely walking tracks, birdlife is varied and prolific and wildflowers are stunning. From the ocean beach with long sandy beaches and rugged headland at Bastian Point to the beautiful Mallacoota inlet and its estuaries, you will be surprised at how much is on offer. You will spend a whole day taking in a variety of the highlights.
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