Hello Travellers!

In this update we have an amazing trip on the Murray River, Kangaroo Island and more; a day trip to see the Australian Tenors; and a day trip for the grandparents among us.

Rixon’s Epic Adventure on the Murray River,
Kangaroo Island, Hahndorf and Barossa Valley.

10 Day, 9 Nights

Love music and travelling? Well, Rixons have the tour for you. Join us on this 3 Night Murray Princess ‘Hot August Night’ tour before heading to Kangaroo Island for 2 nights, Hahndorf and then the Barossa Valley.

3 Night Murray Princess ‘Hot August Night’ Music Cruise

16th Aug 2024 - 19th Aug 2024

Travel through some of Australia’s beautiful countryside on this trip to Mannum where its ‘all aboard’ for: The ‘Hot August Night’ Special event music cruise features popular musician and singer, Dave Freeman and his ‘OMG Neil Diamond Sounds Like Me’ tribute show on the Saturday night.

On the Friday and Sunday evenings, enjoy the great sounds, music and songs from Glen Campbell, Johnny Cash, The Eagles and much, much more.  There is something for everyone on this wonderful cruise.

Brush up on your music trivia as there will be a music quiz with great prizes to win, game of bocce on the riverbank, free time in the town of Murray Bridge, ‘Dragonfly’ flat-bottomed boat cruise, fishing competition, Riverland and Murrayland regional food & wine tasting presentation.

All meals (table d’hote and a la carte menus, onshore tours, guided walks, onboard presentations, and live entertainment is included.

Once back at Mannum we head for lunch at Hahndorf and a look around this historical place.  We then head to Cape Jervis to board the SeaLink ferry for the island!

The 2 nights on Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island which lies off the mainland of South Australia, southwest of Adelaide where over a third of the island is protected in nature reserves, home to native wildlife like sea lions, koalas, diverse bird species, penguin colonies with a night visit to the little penguins

We will travel around this beautiful island, enjoying all it has to offer.  Visit Raptor Domain, Seal Bay, Remarkable Rocks, Flinders Chase National Park, Admiral Arch, Island Beehive, Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery, and other sights along the way.

Dates: Thursday 15th August 2024 to Saturday 24th August 2024

Prices are:  $5110 twin share, $6707 single share.

10% Deposit at time of booking is required. Nonrefundable.

One Day South Coast Trip

We live in a beautiful part of the world on the South Coast of NSW, so why not join us for a day trip travelling down to Tathra for lunch with stops along the way.  We will travel along the coast road through towns such as Malua Bay, Tomakin, Broulee, Congo, Bingi, Tuross Head, Potato Point, Central Tilba, Cuttagee.  Morning tea will be at Bermagui.  This will be a great opportunity to see the towns that make up the South Coast.

Dates and price to be confirmed – but please let us know if you are interested and we will make a little list.

Four day tour to Mt Annan Botanic Garden / Katoomba / Oberon

Monday 28 October 2024 to Thursday 31 October 2024

This four day trip will take us to Mt Annan Botanic Garden, Norman Lindsay Gallery, the Three Sisters, Everglades Gardens, Scenic World and Historic Hartley. Then we make our way to Oberon for a tour of the Gairloch Gardens (featured on Better Homes & Gardens) and Mayfield Gardens.

Prices are:  $1283 twin share, $1630 single share.

10% Deposit at time of booking is required. Nonrefundable.

Australian Tenors & Southern Cross Orchestra

Saturday 11 May 24 at 2.00pm

Surprise your mum for Mother’s Day and take her out to enjoy the romance and excitement of the finest tenor voices in Australia as they present a thrilling new show of the songs and classic arias of Puccini, Verdi, Biset and more.  This Mother’s Day celebration pays tribute to all the mothers in the audience with songs such as ‘Mamma Mia’ and ‘With A Song in my heart’.  

Included in this trip is a selected menu lunch at Archers Hotel Nowra, ticket, pickup and drop off to your door. Tickets are limited so call now to secure your ticket.

Price pp:  Batemans Bay Orient Street $208. Batemans – Moruya $233. Ulladulla $245. Narooma $281

The Grandparents Club

Finally, a show that celebrates Grandparenthood!

90 minutes of pure joy that is hilariously funny and touchingly authentic.  Written by comedy legend Wendy Harmer, starring Lynne McGranger (Home & Away), Laurence Coy, Andes James and Meredith O’Reilly in a whirl of stand-up, send-up and song as they share their hearts, stories and mishaps over a coffee, or was that a gin, in the famous Grandparents club.

This trip will include pickup, drop off at your door, sightseeing along the coast including Sussex Inlet, Sanctuary Point, Jervis Bay, stopping at the Maritime Museum in Huskisson for fish feeding and a tour of the museum, morning tea at the museum and a selected menu lunch at Archers Hotel Nowra before the show.

Price pp: Batemans Bay bus stop $208. Batemans – Moruya $233. Ulladulla $245. Narooma $281

 

Please call 02 4474 3085 to speak with our lovely Tour Coordinator Shirley, or contact us through the website.