Russell Family Tailored Australia & Tahiti Vacation

28th December 2024 - 11th January 2025

Summary Itinerary

Included below is a brief itinerary, upon booking a far more detailed itinerary will be provided. *Please click on any bold text & this will take you through to further information*

Day 1 – Saturday 28th December 2024

Arrive into Brisbane (Own arrangements) You will be transferred to your accommodation. Enjoy today at your leisure.

 Accommodation: The Inchcolm by Ovolo

Day 2 – Sunday 29th December 2024

11.55am Brisbane – Hamilton Island Flight

1.40pm Arrive in Hamilton Island, Whitsundays

You will be transferred from the airport to your accommodation. (1.2km)

Settle in & enjoy this afternoon at your leisure. 

Activities included at your accommodation:

  • Use of catamarans, windsurfers, kayaks, stand up paddleboards and snorkelling equipment

Accommodation: Beach Club, Hamilton Island

Day 3 – Monday 30th December 2024

Today take a 10 minute ferry ride across to Dent Island for 9 or 18 holes at the unique & challenging Hamilton Island Golf Course.

This afternoon, cruise the Whitsundays including Whitehaven Beach on a spectacular half day tour.

Accommodation: Beach Club, Hamilton Island

Day 4 – Tuesday 31st December 2024

Today is a full day diving experience at the Great Barrier Reef. 

Day 5 – Wednesday 1st January 2025

Day 13 – Thursday 9th January 2025

Three Coconut half day private hike

Return for lunch.

This afternoon 18 holes golf / Massages for the ladies.

Accommodation: Manava Beach Resort & Spa

Day 14 – Friday 10th January 2025

Catch your lunch private lagoon & reef fishing half day tour.

Enjoy this afternoon at your leisure.

Accommodation: Manava Beach Resort & Spa

Day 15 – Saturday 11th January 2025- Departure

Private transfer to the ferry & International Airport




Includes all accommodation as follows:

  • 1 night at Inchcolm by Ovolo, Brisbane

(x1 Socialite Suite & x1 2 bedroom Heritage Suite

  • 3 nights in a Beach Club Room at Beach Club, Hamilton Island

(x1 King room & x1 with 2 single beds)

  • 1 night at The Porter House Hotel, Sydney

(x1 Luxury King Room & x1 Classic with 2 single beds)

  • 2 nights at Spicers Sangoma Retreat, Blue Mountains

(x1 Canopy Suite – King & x1 Escarpment Suite – Twin)

  • x3 nights at Freycinet Lodge, Tasmania

(x1 Coastal Pavilion x1 Premier Cabin x1 Lodge King)

  • 1 night at Rydges Sydney Airport

(x1 Deluxe King room & x1 Deluxe Twin Room)

  • 1 night in a 2 bedroom Garden View Duplex Suite at Te Moana Tahiti Resort

(x1 Queen Room & x 1 Room with a Queen bed & a Sofa bed)

  • 3 nights at Manava Beach Resort, Moorea

(x1 Overwater Bungalow & x1 Garden View Room with 2 beds)

Accommodation Inclusions:

  • Inchcolm by Ovolo – à la carte breakfast
  • Beach Club – Daily à la carte breakfast
  • Porter House Hotel – Full breakfast
  • Spicers Sangoma Retreat – Daily à la carte breakfast – Lunch daily for multiple night stays – Chef selection dinner each evening – All beverages (cellar master wines and premium cocktails also available at an extra cost) – Full mini bar (replenished daily)
  • Freycinet Lodge – Daily à la carte breakfast
  • Rydges Sydney Airport – Full breakfast
  • Te Moana Tahiti Resort – Daily full breakfast
  • Manava Beach Resort – Daily full breakfast


  • Hamilton Island Golf (9 or 18 holes)
  • Cruise Whitsundays Whitehaven Beach Half Day Tour – Afternoon tea included (Shared – Larger group)
  • Full Day Diving – Great Barrier Reef – Lunch, morning & afternoon tea included (Shared – Small – medium sized group)
  • Wine, Cheese & Chocolate Experience (Likely private or small group)
  • Butterbox Canyon – Advanced Full Day Canyoning (Likely private or small group) Lunch included
  • Half day ATV Explorer Tour, Tasmania (Small group)
  • Full Day Freycinet Sea Cliffs Rock Climbing – Lunch & snacks included (Private)
  • Guided Sea Kayaking in Freycinet National Park (Small group)
  • Half day 3-coconut hike in Moorea
  • 18 Holes Golf at Moorea Green Pearl Golf Course
  • x2 80 minute massages at Manava Beach Resort & Spa
  • Catch your lunch – Half day Private lagoon & Reef fishing tour Moorea


Airport transfer to The Inchcolm by Ovolo in Brisbane (return)

Economy flight from Brisbane to Hamilton Island

Airport transfer Hamilton Island Airport to Beach Club Hamilton Island (Return)

Economy flight from Hamilton Island to Sydney

Airport transfer Sydney Airport to Porter House Hotel

Hire Car (Full-Size SUV Toyota Kluger or similar) from Sydney CBD 2nd January – 4th January

Economy flight from Sydney to Hobart

Hire car (Full-Size 4WD Toyota Prado or similar) Tasmania 4th January – 7th January

Economy flight from Hobart to Sydney

Economy flight from Sydney to Auckland (x3 adults)

Business class flight from Auckland to Tahiti (x3 adults)

All transfers in Tahiti (x3 adults)


NZD $ 74,268

USD $ 45,242*

Price is based on 4 adults
•This quote is valid for 7 days from 14th March and subject to availability
•All prices include tax
•Prices are for cash payment, credit card payments will incur a 2% fee
•Luxury Adventures strongly advise travel insurance.

*References to other currencies are estimates based on exchange rates current at the time of preparing your quote. The actual amount in your local currency will depend on exchange rates applicable on the day of booking/payment.


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