MILDURA - BROKEN HILL NSW
Departing from the Melbourne Region
Leave destination and make your way towards Mildura with Morning/Afternoon Tea & Lunch stops along the way.
Upon arrival in Mildura check into your Motel prior to Dinner.
After cooked breakfast you then travel to Broken Hill. On arrival you will visit the Royal Flying Doctor Service (on the way into Broken Hill). A must-see if you'd like to learn about the role of the Royal Flying Doctor Service in Australia's past, present and future.
Lunch break next in town. After lunch you will visit Pro Hart Gallery - well worth a visit.
You will then make your way to the Living Art and Mineral Mining Museum - here you will go underground without going under the ground.....a unique experience. This is set up as a walk in mine with guided tour and mining models - great display.
Time then to book into Motel where you will also have your Dinner for the night.
After breakfast this morning you will visit Silvercity Mint and Art Centre. This is the home of "The big picture" which is the worlds largest painting on canvas.
Next is a free stroll around the town for lunch.
After lunch you will then visit the Jack Absalom Gallery. A wonderful Gallery to visit.
Next stop is at Bells Milk Bar & Museum for some Afternoon Tea.
Back to the Motel with plenty of time prior to Dinner.
After breakfast this morning you will head out to the Sculpture Symposium. The Sculptures comprise of 12 sandstone artworks which highlight the skyline, all with a story to tell and located on a majestic hilltop within the centre of the reserve.
Then you will make your way out to Silverton where you can have a stroll around the outback ghost town. This has had more than 140 films and commercials made here along with Mad Max II, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Dirty Deeds etc. There is the Silverton Gaol (1889), Old School House, Old Cemetery, Silverton Tea Rooms and the Silverton Hotel - you can have lunch here at the Hotel, Art Galleries etc.
Following lunch at Silverton you then make your way back into Broken Hill where you will go up the big hill overlooking Broken Hill to enjoy the sights, plus visit the Miners Memorial. The Red Earth Cafe should also be open if wanting a coffee.
Some free time back at the Motel and then Dinner.
After breakfast this morning you will depart the Motel in Broken Hill and make your way back to Mildura to have some free time for lunch in the mall area.
After lunch make your way to the wharf to board the PS Melbourne to enjoy the cruise and experience going through the Lock.
Back to the Motel and Dinner for the night.
After breakfast board your coach for your return to your destination with stops along the way for Morning Tea and Lunch.
On the way through Red Cliffs you will stop to have a look at "Big Lizzie" prior to continuing on down the highway towards home.
Accommodation Twin Share
2 Course Dinner each night
Cooked Breakfast daily
All admission as per Itinerary
Total cost per person $1280.00 for 2023
Single Supplement $225.00.
Pick-ups for groups of 30 or more can be arranged (charges may apply)