Journeys

Canning Dam and Araluen Trip | Perth

The tour to the Canning Dam provides the opportunity of seeing the State's largest reservoir whilst passing through some of the prettiest parts of the Darling Ranges. The forward journey is by the main southern road to Armadale (28 km), a little township at the junction of the main roads to Bunbury and Albany, and thence through the hills to the Canning Dam. After an inspection of the reservoir,...

Lavender Farm Trip | Hobart

This trip is usually made during January, February, and March, when the lavender is in bloom. A stop of one hour is made whilst visitors are shown over the Farm. The homeward journey visits Lilydale Falls before returning to the city by Lalla orchards.

Melbourne Sights Trip | Melbourne

This trip proceeds through the main thoroughfares and past the principal public buildings, parks, and places of historic interest in the city, and includes the National Museum, Fitzroy Gardens and its Conservatory (where there are magnificent floral displays throughout the year), Captain Cook's Cottage, Parliament House, the University of Melbourne, the Shrine of Remembrance, and Botanic Gardens. ...

Mount Wellington via Ferntree Trip (28 km) | Hobart

This trip to the summit of Mount Wellington affords magnificent panoramas of the city, harbour, and Derwent River. The route leads through the western suburbs of the city to The Springs (754 metres) and continues along a scenic road winding around the mountain side to The Pinnacle (1269 metres). The return journey traces the same route, but a stop is made at Ferntree to enable visitors to see the ...

Sydney to Palm Beach Trip | Sydney

Sydney to Palm Beach via Coal and Candle Creeks and through the Terry Hills and Church Point, is a pleasant short round trip of about 104 km to one of the most sought after beach resorts in Australia.

Sydney to Sydney City Sights & Beaches Trip | Sydney

After leaving Martin Place, the trip Hyde Park, St. Mary's Cathedral, the Domain, the Botanic Gardens, and Government House, and, driving around the harbour foreshores to ladys Macquarie's Chair, continues to Vaucluse (where a stay of 30 minutes is made at Vaucluse House) and Watson's Bay. The return journey is by Bondi and Coogee beaches to Centennial Park, then past the Show-ground, Cricket Grou...

Yanchep Park and Caves Trip | Perth

The drive proceeds through the northern suburbs of the city to Wanneroo (22 km) and thence through vineyards, market gardens, and undulating bushland to the park gates (51 km). The visitor may then spend the day according to his individual interests.