WEA: Adult Learning

 

 

(Travel license TTA 183)

For details of these and other tours please contact the Tours Office:
Telephone: 8223 1272 (Monday to Friday, 9:30am - 5:00pm)
Fax: 8232 3690 Email: [email protected]
Interstate participants can usually fly internationally from their
capital city to join WEA tours.

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See Eyre SA's Far West Coast - FULL

1 Feb - 6 Feb 2022

Get away on South Australia’s breathtakingly beautiful far West Coast and savour that holiday feeling flying off with Qantas from Adelaide airport without concerns about interstate travel. This boutique style package has been perfectly planned to take care of every detail and to capture the refreshing and relaxed essence of the Eyre Peninsula. Explore this naturally enriched paradise with its dramatic coastlines, mesmerizing ocean, magnificent dunes and bountiful marine life and discover its vibrant towns and sleepy holiday nooks; the friendly locals and their art, museums, aquaculture and agriculture. Highlights include an oyster farm boat cruise on exquisite Coffin Bay, the Point Labatt Sea Lion colony and an Ocean to Plate cruise with lunch on multihued Streaky Bay. Join your historian tour leader Denis Binnion on this breezy and invigorating adventure.

  • Photo: Experience Coffin Bay

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See Eyre SA's Far West Coast.

14th-19th February 2022

Get away on South Australia’s breathtakingly beautiful far West Coast and savour that holiday feeling flying off with Qantas from Adelaide airport without concerns about interstate travel. This boutique style package has been perfectly planned to take care of every detail and to capture the refreshing and relaxed essence of the Eyre Peninsula. Explore this naturally enriched paradise with its dramatic coastlines, mesmerizing ocean, magnificent dunes and bountiful marine life and discover its vibrant towns and sleepy holiday nooks; the friendly locals and their art, museums, aquaculture and agriculture. Highlights include an oyster farm boat cruise on exquisite Coffin Bay, the Point Labatt Sea Lion Colony and an Ocean to Plate cruise with lunch on multihued Streaky Bay. Join your delightful tour leader Helen Bulis on this invigorating adventure.

  • Photo: Exerience Coffin Bay

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Kangaroo Island

27th February - 4th March 2022

Kangaroo Island’s uniqueness makes it an absolute must-see destination in South Australia. The third largest island off the Australian coast, its long isolation from the mainland has contributed favourably to its reputation as a natural wonderland of exotic wildlife, breathtaking coastlines and pristine wilderness. Dotted amid the beauty are quaint townships, tranquil farming and fishing hamlets and a large number of superb farm gates and cellar doors which produce a tantalizing array of some of Australia’s finest gourmet food and wines, created from the most delicious locally sourced ingredients. This tour is packed with highlights and allows you to unpack and unwind for five nights at the excellent seafront Ozone Hotel and enjoy daily touring to all corners of the island by spacious coach. Fly to the island with Qantas and return aboard a Sealink Ferry via Cape Jervis and the Fleurieu Peninsula for an exciting and complete experience a world away from it all.

  • Photo: Navin75

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Tasmania West Coast Wilderness

10th - 19th April 2022

An idyllic tour of Tasmania’s breathtaking West Coast Wilderness flying with Qantas to Launceston and return from Hobart. Enjoy spectacular wilderness landscapes, ancient forests, dramatic coastlines, picture post card villages and raw beauty at its very finest. Visit World Heritage National Parks, rainforests, rivers and waterfalls so beautiful they over awe. Explore quaint fishing and logging towns, feast on irresistible fresh local produce and learn more than you could possibly imagine about our island state with your friendly and knowledgeable Tassie tour specialist. Some of the many highlights include cruising the pristine Gordon River and riding the West Coast Wilderness Railway as well as awe inspiring Cradle Mountain, Dove Lake and Lake St Clair. Immerse yourself in the extraordinary wonder of Tasmania’s wild side on this small group niche tour.

  • Roderick Eime

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Echuca and Shepparton

9th May - 17th May 2022

Join your revered historian tour leader Dr Denis Binnion on this delightful cultural tour to the beautiful River Murray port of Echuca and Shepparton in the fertile Goulburn Valley. Days are filled exploring local history, fascinating heritage museums, art museums, gold mining towns, botanical gardens, architecture, local life and culture; never far from the river. Relax on Echuca’s Pride of the Murray paddle steamer absorbing the serenity, birdlife, river boats and a by-gone era whilst enjoying a two- course lunch. Trace tiny townships on the Victorian silo art trail where the impressive art has breathed life and colour into forgotten places and possibly created the ‘world’s largest outdoor art gallery’. Visit the exceptional Bangarang Indigenous Cultural Centre, the beautiful high country at the foot of Mt Buller including Mansfield and Lake Eildon, Bendigo, Benalla, Horsham and so much more. Enjoy quality accommodation including full breakfasts, spacious coach touring and a wonderful combination of experiences, learning and leisure time.

  • Photo: Murray Paddlesteamers

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Darwin, Kakadu and Tiwi Islands

30th May - 8th June 2022

A highlight of the WEA Travel tours calendar for 2022. Join your knowledgeable tour leader Helen Bulis on this exciting and unique journey to Darwin and the Northern Territory’s Top End. Explore our northern capital in depth, uncovering its multi- cultural history and colourful past, vibrant contemporary life, tropical parks, museums, art galleries, markets and the local food scene. Partake in incredible day trips to the Tiwi Islands, Litchfield National Park, Fogg Dam and the Adelaide River for a crocodile cruise. Travel south to magnificent Kakadu National Park to explore the wonders of time and nature. Cruise on magical Yellow Waters Billabong and delight in a treasure trove of acclaimed indigenous rock art and sacred country at Ubirr Rock and Burrunkuy Nourlangie. Includes return flights from Adelaide to Darwin, quality accommodation, full escort and all sightseeing.

  • Photo: Shutterstock

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Tours for 2022

Exciting programme of tours by the WEA

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