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Festival and event tours

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Festival tours

Each year, our festival and event tours give you the chance to experience iconic festivals and events you may have never heard of. And we take you there in the comfort and style of our luxury tours. From black tie cultural events to rural music festivals, we have all the best events in our calendar.

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Physical rating:
1 - Easy
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Tour duration:
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Toni & Rob invite our guests to join them, the road crew and office team to kick off celebrations in style for our special milestone 20th year anniversary. A grand black tie affair themed ‘Gold and Diamante’, be dazzled by the on-stage surprise performances, 3 course gala dinner with plenty of drinks flowing for the entire evening.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
10
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EARLY BIRD DEAL! - Save $300 per couple or $150 Single for SEP/OCT 2022 tours. Book by 30June 2022. Terms and conditions apply.

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.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
8
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EARLY BIRD DEAL! Save $300 per couple or $150 single for February 2023 date if booked by 30 June 2022. Terms and conditions apply.

Celebrating the centenary of the RAAF 1921-2021 in reserved seating. Take in the Southern Highlands, stunning Alpine Region and breath-taking Kosciuszko National Park as we head for Melbourne. Then get your adrenaline pumping at the Avalon Airshow with both night and day access featuring dazzling displays of acrobatic, sports, historic and military aircraft. Be thrilled by aerial manoeuvres and high-speed flybys from gold class runway-side reserved seating.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
6
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $300 per couple, $150 sole use. March only. Book by 30 June 2022. Terms and conditions apply.

Unpack once for 5 nights at the centrally located Sofitel Melbourne on Collins. Take a trip to visit Werribee Mansion and Open Range Zoo, spend time in the Dandenong Ranges, ride and dine on the Q Train and lose yourself at the renowned Melbourne International Flower Show, a colourful celebration of the Australian lifestyle and great outdoors, ranked as one of the top 5 garden shows in the world.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
5
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One night only magic that is, The Australian Bee Gees Show. Its certainly ‘SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER’ with The Australian Bee Gees Show – A Tribute to the Bee Gees. The performers authentically take on the trio’s clothes, style and moves, showcasing five decades of the Brothers Gibb’s success as rock and disco legends. You’ll hear hits like Staying Alive, You Should Be Dancing, How Deep Is Your Love, and Jive Talkin’. From their first shows in 1996, The Australian Bee Gees Show has conquered Las Vegas and has played to capacity houses around the world, cementing their reputation as an exceptional live concert act and the world’s leading Bee Gees Show.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
6
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HOT DEAL - Save $200 per couple or $100 Sole for JUNE 2022 tours. Booked by 30 April 2022. Terms and conditions apply.

Get ready to be dazzled by the lights of Sydney's innovative and breathtaking Vivid Festival. Join us to experience this internationally renowned extravaganza of light, music and ideas in 'Diamond Class' with touring in and around Sydney including the Riverboat Postman on the picturesque Hawkesbury River. Return to Brisbane via Port Macquarie, Coffs Harbour and Ballina.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
5
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $300 per couple, $150 sole. Dec 2022. Book by 30 June 2022.

Escape for Christmas travelling in style on board the Great Southern. Departing Adelaide we traverse South Australia through the magical Adelaide Hills on to Canberra and Coffs Harbour. Christmas Day is celebrated on board the Great Southern in the morning before stopping at the small station of Uranga, where we take in spectacular coastline views and the Great Dividing Range before travelling to Coffs Harbour. Ending our rail experience in Brisbane where we celebrate the grand finale of the tour - Feasting on seafood and traditional fare for Christmas dinner and enjoying the river views at night.

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Physical rating:
1 - Easy
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Tour duration:
8
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $200 per couple, $100 single. Dec 2022. Book by 30 June 2022. Terms and conditions apply.

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 2021 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!

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
3
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We celebrate Christmas in July staying 2 nights at the tranquil Lookout Mountain Retreat, a stone’s throw from Dorrigo’s World Heritage National Park. Visit Dutton Trout Farm and discover the Dorrigo National Park Rainforest Centre with a guided walk. Then celebrate Christmas in July in style with newfound friends against the backdrop of the stunning mountain and valley views of the retreat.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
10
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EARLY BIRD DEAL - Save $300 per couple or $150 Sole. Booked by 30 June 2022. Terms and conditions apply.

Take the ‘Gold Class’ route with extensive touring via Armidale, Hunter Valley, Bowral and Albury to Melbourne for 4 nights. Ride the Puffing Billy Steam Train, take the Living Legends tour, visit ArtVo and experience Cup Day at Flemington as it should be done; in the Home Straight Enclosure with 5-course meal, beverage package, live band, elevated track viewing platform, racebook and private betting facilities.

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VIP luxury

At Fun Over Fifty, you get the VIP experience from start to finish. All transport, accommodation, and food must meet our high standards.

Choose your fitness level

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.

Leaders in domestic tourisnm

Our focus has always been on creating unforgettable tours all over Australia, and we take you to some of the most iconic Australian events.

All inclusive tours

With Fun Over Fifty tours, you get all event passes, accommodation, and activities included, as well as most meals.

Frequently asked questions

How do I book?

To book your festival tour, all you need to do is get in touch with us. We will take your details and reserve your place over the phone. We will also answer any questions and give you all the information you need.

What are the best festivals to attend?

Just like with any tour, this depends on what you're interested in. Our festival tours take you to many large and well-known events, such as the Australian International Airshow in Avalon, as well as much smaller regional events.

Whether you want to see live music or cultural events in historic towns, we have tours for you.

What do festival tours include?

At Fun Over Fifty, all our tours are all inclusive, which means all activities, accommodation, and transport are included in the tour price, as well as most meals.

When it comes to festivals and events, we typically try to book VIP or exclusive entry tickets wherever possible to ensure you get the best experience.

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A word about COVID-19

We are following all government advice and restrictions. We have policies in place to ensure the health and safety of our team, our guests, and the community.

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