Apple And Grape

Apple And Grape

Visit Stanthorpe when the apples are crisp and crunchy and the grapes are full and plump. Superb dahlias in prize winning gardens, wonderful art and craft exhibitions and grape crushing championships will attract your interest.

Visit Stanthorpe when the apples are crisp and crunchy and the grapes are full and plump. Superb dahlias in prize winning gardens, wonderful art and craft exhibitions and grape crushing championships will attract your interest.

 

All Coach

4 Days

 

ULTIMATE EXPERIENCES

  • Every two years Stanthorpe comes alive with this special festival

  • From grape crushing to homemade apple pies

  • Great opportunity to purchase the freshest of fruit direct from the farm gate

  • Tour Sir Henry Parkes Building

  • See Law Enforcement Dogs being trained

  • Unpack for three nights at Stanthorpe’s Happy Valley Retreat

 

INCLUSIONS

  • Ensuite accommodation – twin share basis

  • Pickup and return locations throughout the Hunter, Central Coast and Sydney

  • 9 quality meals

  • Traveller’s Refund Guarantee

  • Entries and attractions as shown

  • Modern luxury tour coach

  • Experienced Coach Captain and attentive Tour Director

  • Robert’s Famous Homemade Morning Tea

 

 

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Day 1

Sydney - Stanthorpe
Take the Buckets Way to Gloucester for morning tea. See the Anglican Church of Gostwyck, a chapel covered in Virginia Creeper, on the outskirts of Uralla before crossing the border to Stanthorpe. Our
accommodation on the edge of Stanthorpe is made up of one bedroom timber cottages. Join in the main homestead for our meals. (LD)

L, D

Day 2

Apple and Grape
Stroll through the main street to view the shop windows and one of High Street’s churches decorated with the harvest theme of fruit and flowers. Purchase your own lunch before the Apple and Grape Festival Grand Parade. Enjoy the activities and stalls and the hilarity of the Queensland Grape Crushing Championships where celebrities and dignitaries battle it out to tread a barrel of grapes into a two litre
container of juice! (BD)

B, D

Day 3

Trained canines - Pastries - Berries and waffles
Following breakfast be rounded up for a behind the scenes tour of one of the few Dog Law Enforcement training centres. Our instructors explain the process that trains cuddly puppies into highly skilled field operatives. From search and rescue to narcotics, these puppies are trained into highly competent animals with skills that will amaze you. Later, try some local wines and produce from the many farm gates that beckon us. After lunch at Quart Pot Creek we learn more of the historic but short lived gold rush of the area. Finish the day with berries and waffles at the farm – our shout! (BLD)

B, L, D

Day 4

Stanthorpe – Tenterfield – Sydney
This morning we travel to Tenterfield for a tour of the historical School of Arts building. Continue to the lovely township of Walcha, viewing the unique outdoor sculpture gallery and impressive craft shop. Arrive back in the Hunter late afternoon. (BL)

B, L

B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner

TOUR FARE DEPARTING THE HUNTER: $1,379 per person

Single Supplement available @ $426 extra

 

 

Booking Conditions

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour. Please note, not all pick-ups are available on all departures.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour. Please note, not all pick-ups are available on all departures.

Name Address Contact Details
Charlestown Smart St Bus Zone in Smart St outside Presbyterian Church
(opposite library car park), Charlestown
New Lambton Wests N Bus Stop on Hobart Rd approaching Tauranga Rd
near Wests Leagues Club, New Lambton
Thornton AAJ Depot All Australian Journeys - Thornton Depot
3 Woodford Place, Thornton
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