North Queensland Trains and Tropics – August 2024 – CONFIRMED DEPARTURE

Confirmed Departure

11 Nights: Tuesday 6 August - Saturday 17 August 2024

Twin Share per person ex AucklandNZD$8,990
Single SupplementNZD$2,490

A journey through the wonders of Tropical North Queensland, this is an opportunity for those who want to explore a lesser visited part of Australia. Start with a leisurely 4 days riding the rails of the Savannahlander train riding in carriages reminiscent of the '60s era and relish the unhurried pace as you wind through the picturesque landscapes of the Kuranda range, and the Savannah country Take the opportunity to connect with fellow travelers during off-train excursions in quaint towns.

Immerse yourself in the rich history of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Daintree rainforest and the breathtaking Mossman Gorge. Your four-night stay in Port Douglas allows for a well-deserved day of relaxation, offering ample time to explore the charming seaside town at your own pace.

Delve into the profound Dreamtime stories of Aboriginal culture, and encounter Australia's iconic wildlife, from crocodiles and koalas to the majestic cassowary and diverse birdlife. You will have an option to explore the Great Barrier Reef on your free day in Cairns.

Escape the winter chill of New Zealand and bask in the warm embrace of Tropical North Queensland.


  • The services of an experienced Calder & Lawson Tours tour manager
  • Meals as specified in the itinerary
  • Admissions as detailed in the itinerary
  • Activities and sightseeing tours with local guides as detailed in the itinerary
  • Pre-tour material
  • 11 nights accommodation
  • Return economy class flights from Auckland - Cairns
  • All tips for national and other service providers


  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not specified in the itinerary
  • Beverages during included meals, unless specified
  • Personal expenses
  • Surcharge of 1.5% on credit Visa & Mastercard payments
  • Airline taxes


Twin Share per person ex AucklandNZD$8,990
Single SupplementNZD$2,490

Please contact Calder & Lawson Tours if you are interested in a single occupancy place.

GROUP SIZE Minimum 10, maximum 18





Duration: 11 Nights

Depart: Tue 6 Aug 2024

Return: Sat 17 Aug 2024

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