New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory are brimming with exciting opportunities for travellers. Whatever your desire, our all-inclusive tours for over-50s have something to relax, recharge, inspire and excite you.
Enjoy the urban vibrancy of Sydney’s Darling Harbour, or the rich outback heritage of Broken Hill. Awe at the majestic beauty of the Blue Mountains and New England tablelands, or the cultural richness embedded in our ancient land.
All of our tour itineraries are available as private charters. Contact our friendly charter team for more information.
The National Cherry Festival is on the first weekend of December, traditionally at the height of the cherry picking season. This iconic regional produce event showcases the famous Cherry which has been part of the landscape around Young for over 150 years. Travel in style on our Luxury 'Gold Class' coach, discover the town and its harvest, delicious fruit, wine, food and festival! Will the longest Pip Spit record be broken again this year? Who will be the 2023 Cherry Pie Eating Champion? Come with Fun Over Fifty and visit this lovely rural community and have FUN! Following the festival we make our way to the Hunter Valley for the famous Hunter Valley Christmas Lights Spectacular!
This Australian folk festival is based upon the magnificent spectacle of the hundreds of lilac-blossomed trees which grow in Grafton’s broad tree lined avenues.
Explore vibrant Perth, encounter indigenous culture, and immerse yourself in stunning natural beauty. Pay homage to history in Albany, marvel at unique rock formations, and enjoy country hospitality in Hyden. Then, indulge in a luxurious 4-day train journey aboard the Indian Pacific, all-inclusive with fine dining and immersive off-train experiences. Conclude your adventure in Sydney, where city sights await. Join us for an unforgettable journey through diverse landscapes and rich history.
Depart for 10 days on our opulent Diamond Class coach. Our first day takes us through Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie. We visit Kangaroo Valley, followed by the Sapphire Coast Drive and travel through Bournda National Park to Tura Beach and Merimbula. See Wilsons Promontory, affectionately known as ‘The Prom’, the southernmost point of mainland Australia with stunning coastal scenery and pristine wilderness. Explore Phillip Island Nature Park with underground viewing of adorable little penguins. Finishing up your trip in the vibrant Melbourne CBD.
Embark on a journey of discovery whilst following Australia's two grandest rivers through diverse regions and contrasting scenery. See outback New South Wales travelling beyond Bourke to Broken Hill, then discover old world charm aboard the PS Pevensey paddle steamer in Echuca. The New England Tablelands bring even more history and scenic allure on the return to Brisbane.
Experience the magic of Australia's East Coast on an 8-day adventure like no other! Discover Sydney's iconic landmarks, embark on a vintage rail journey, and immerse yourself in the beauty of the Hunter Valley. Explore charming towns, savor delicious meals, and enjoy thrilling rides. Join us for an unforgettable journey along the East Coast, filled with unique experiences and unforgettable moments.
Your tour begins with a fruit adventure at Tropical Fruit World, then arrive and settle into Dorrigo for 3 nights and prepare for the exciting days ahead. Visit Trial Bay Goal to discover stories before continuing to Coffs Harbour to see the enchanting Butterfly House amidst lush tropical gardens and blooming flowers. Afterwards enjoy a guided tour of a local banana plantation. Explore the wonders of Dorrigo National Park with a rainforest walk and views from the Skywalk, followed by a guided tour of Dutton Trout Hatchery. Depart for Armidale for our 2 night stay, with a local taking us on a guided town tour. We end our tour with a visit to Bestbrook Mountain Farm Stay enroute back to Brisbane!
Join us for an unforgettable journey led by experienced tour hosts. You'll thrill to Thredbo's chairlift rides and scenic lunches with panoramic views, explore Corryong's Snowy River heritage, and be captivated by Bright's vibrant gardens. Lakes Entrance beckons with its tranquil lakes cruise to Wyanga Park Winery, while Foster showcases architectural marvels and a thrilling Wilsons Promontory cruise. Cowes, Phillip Island, promises wildlife encounters, including a fur seal colony and the enchanting Penguin Parade. Savour unique culinary experiences on The Q Train, and luxuriate in Melbourne's 5-star accommodations. This tour combines natural wonders, cultural delights, and the comfort of expert guidance. Join us for an adventure that promises memories to last a lifetime!
Warbirds Downunder returns to Temora in 2024. Witness the remarkable collection of historically valuable military aircraft that are all kept in airworthy condition and are flown on a regular basis. Temora Aviation Museum has displays devoted to telling the story of the pilot’s who worked in Australia’s defence and the aircraft throughout history. A 2-day general entry will ensure you are positioned along the runway as the skies light up with dramatic action and acrobatic skill.
Get ready to for the Vivid Sydney annual celebration of creativity, innovation and technology which transforms Sydney over 23 days and nights. Touring both Diamond and Gold departures we visit the Sydney Towers where we enjoy lunch at SkyFeast, visit the Chinese Gardens of Friendship, experience 360 degree views of Katooma Falls before boarding a premium upper deck food and wine cruise on Sydney's Harbour. Making our way back through Port Macquarie with a visit to the Dolphin Marine Park overnighting in Coffs Harbour before heading back to Brisbane.
Tamworth is the country music capital of Australia, with this unique style of music being the main focus of the town year round. Here, the information centre is guitar-shaped, the town’s entrance is marked by a 36ft guitar and country music stars are represented in a waxwork hall of fame. Get geared up for a country escape and enjoy the toe-tappin’, boot-scootin’ and two-steppin’ hype in January, when Tamworth plays host to one of the biggest and best country music festivals in the world.
Jump onboard our coach to experience an overnight Zoofari experience at Taronga Western Plains Zoo (Dubbo), where we witness unforgettable wildlife, immersing yourself in the wonders of the animal kingdom. Choose between an animal view or bushland view room and listen to the sounds of the wild. As the sun rises we join a guided Zoofari tour enjoying a delicious breakfast before heading to Griffith. We explore the Hermits Caves, visit Yangas Homestead in Mildura, view the heritage land mark Willandra Lakes whilst winding through the Grampians region. Take in the intriguing Silo Art Trail along the way before overnighting in Halls Gap as we make our way towards Melbourne.
Parkes will come alive from 10-14 January 2024 to celebrate Elvis Presley and all things Rock ‘n’ Roll and our 31st year. There’ll be hundreds of Elvis, Jailhouse Rock and Rock ‘n’ Roll themed events across five fabulous, fun-filled days.
There is no better time to visit Corryong than during The Man from Snowy River Bush Festival, where the alpine region comes to life and unveils the history of unique bush traditions. Discover the lifestyle country folk take for granted and watch as horsemen and women chase wild horses down the mountainside in pursuit of the colt that got away.
Take the inland route from Brisbane to Melbourne, discover quirky characters and hidden treasures along the way. Try your luck for opals in Lightning Ridge, enjoy a wildlife Zoofari at Dubbo's Western Plains Zoo, and visit Miners Heritage Park in Cobar. See the 'Living Desert Sculptures' in Broken Hill and the Old Wentworth Gaol before enjoying a paddleboat cruise on the Murray and a finale night in Melbourne.
See beautiful NSW in springtime bloom as we travel from Brisbane through Port Macquarie to Bowral then on to Canberra returning via the Blue Mountains, Hunter Valley and Armidale. Visit Corbett Gardens, Tulip Top Gardens, Cockington Green, Cowra's Japanese Garden, Darley Stud, the Glen Innes Standing Stones and Australia's largest flower festival showcasing a million flowers in bloom, Canberra Floriade.
The Bright Autumn Festival is a celebration of the wonderful autumn colours and autumn produce of the valleys of Victoria’s Alpine High Country.
We fly into Sydney for an exclusive harbour cruise, then transfer to the Briars Country Lodge & Inn for 3 nights. The annual Gathering of the Clans at Bundanoon promises everything Scottish with a wee bit of Aussie flavour; massed pipe bands, highland games, Celtic dancing and more. Travel on to Mudgee and Goondiwindi with highlight visits to The Blue Mountains, Bathurst and Gulgong.
Enjoy a luxurious Christmas getaway to the cool Southern Highlands as you travel in Opulent 'Diamond Class'. Unrivalled in style and class this tour takes in South West Rocks, the Hunter Valley, 3 nights in old-world grand country-house charm at Peppers Manor House in Sutton Forest, and a 5 star finish in Sydney's Circular Quay. With a Gala Christmas Day lunch and Boxing Day cruise on Sydney Harbour, this will be a very Merry Christmas indeed!
Enjoy a spectacular New Years Eve celebration - Fun Over 50 Holidays style! With a 4 night stay at the Sofitel Wentworth Sydney, we visit Madame Tussauds, make our way to the Blue Mountains where we enjoy views from Katoomba Falls, visit Shellar Door to learn about the Australian Pearl Farm before making our way onboard the exquisite Gold Dining New Year Eve Harbour crew experiences for a front row view of the spectacular fireworks display.
Travel ‘Gold Class’ to Port Macquarie for a special behind-the-scenes tour of the renown Koala Hospital. Discover the sights and tastes of the Hunter Valley then ascend to the lofty heights of the Blue Mountains. Ride the Skyway at Scenic World then take in a tour and high tea at the historic Hydro Majestic Hotel before we finish up with a night in Sydney’s Circular Quay and magical dinner cruise on Sydney Harbour.
Stay at the luxurious Fairmont Resort during our 9 day Blue Mountains Christmas tour! We fly into Newcastle airport to begin the tour and coach back to Brisbane. Hunter Valley is our first stop seeing the annual Christmas Lights Spectacular, followed by our 4 night stay in Fairmont. Visit the Jenolan Caves, the Three Sisters Lookout and witness an Australian iconic event - the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race! We finish our tour travelling through Dubbo and Goondiwindi.
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We have long-standing relationships with the leading tourism operators in Australia, so we can give you the best experience on your tour.
We travel in style everywhere we go, from our custom, luxury coaches to the accommodation we book, you only experience the best.
We have fitness ratings for our tours, so you know which are right for you. Travel with people who want the same level of activity.
To give you the best experience on your tour, all transport, activities, and accommodation are included, as well as most meals.
While we gladly accommodate groups of friends and family, all of our tours are well-suited to lone travellers and couples. If you see a tour you like, rest assured that it’ll make for a wonderful me-time getaway or couple’s retreat.
If you’d like a recommendation, we’ll be happy to help! Get in touch and tell us what you’re after. Give us an idea of what state’s you’d like to visit, what sort of sites and activities you’d like to engage with, and how physically active you’re comfortable being, and we’ll recommend one of our stunning over-50s holiday tour for you.
Fun Over 50s Holidays offer the best coach tours for adventurers who still love the lush life. Our coaches are absolute marvels custom-made just for us. They boast leather seats, extra leg room for all, powerful climate control and wonderful on-road entertainment.
Over-50s travel groups are the best way to make wonderful new connections. Whether you’re travelling with your partner, your friends or on your own, you’ll love our over-50s coach tours. Browse our NSW and ACT options, and let us know if you’d like to book your spot!
Every single tour we offer is all-inclusive and carefully crafted to be the best possible experience. Trust us when we tell you that we leave no detail to chance.
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There are amazing things to see and do in NSW and ACT all year round, so the best time to visit depends on your interest. If you love the beach, the summer months of December to February are the best time to visit. If you're sensitive to the heat or want to travel outback where it can get hotter and drier, then spring or autumn might suit you better.
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