Darwin Cup with John O’Neil

Darwin Cup with John O’Neil

Departure Dates:

Departure date: 2 August 2017
Tour Code: GRP03

Join South Australian Racing Identity John O’Neil on his 40th trip to the Darwin Cup

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Holiday Inclusions

  • Return air travel to Darwin
  • Return airport/hotel transfers in Darwin
  • 8 nights at the Palm City Resort motel with breakfasts daily
  • Welcome get together
  • Breakfast with the Stars
  • Darwin Cup Calcutta
  • Admission to Members Lawn Enclosure for Palmerston Sprint and Darwin Cup
  • Return Coach transfers to all functions

 

9 day package cost per person

GRP03

Palm City
Twin Share

Palm City
Single

Brisbane from $2817 $3882
Canberra from $3037 $4102
Hobart from $3063 $4128
Adelaide from $2920 $3980
Melbourne from $2845 $3910
Perth from $2845 $3910
Sydney from $2857 $3922
Upgrade to Tropical Villa Double bed only  $250  $500
Upgrade to Executive Villa Double bed only  $400  $800

*The fares used in the package price are based on the best available instant purchase air fares at the time of print and are subject to change without notice and are also subject to availability. No guarantee can be given by Aussie Getaways that these fares will be available on any specified day and we will always offer the cheapest fare available for your nominated days of travel. Please use the airfares quoted as a guide only and ask your travel consultant for more details.

 

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Homeport To Darwin
On arrival you will be transferred to the Palms City Resort. Opened in April 2003, on the site of the Hotel Darwin, the Resort is on the Esplanade and overlooks Darwin Harbour and the parkland foreshores. It is close to Parliament House, one block from Mitchell Street with it’s restaurants, pubs, night markets, theatre and entertainment and just minutes from the Smith Street shopping district. Later enjoy a welcome get together party at the RSL Club
Overnight: Palm City Resort, Darwin

Day 2: Darwin
Early start to have breakfast with the stars at Fannie Bay
Overnight: Palm City Resort, Darwin

Day 3: Darwin
Free day to enjoy the sights and sounds of Darwin or we can arrange a sightseeing tour. Darwin Cup Barrier Drae at Darwin Casino
Overnight: Palm City Resort, Darwin

Day 4: Palmerston Sprint Day
Late morning you will be transferred to Fannie Bay race course with entry to the Members Lawn Enclosure included. Later you will be taken back to the hotel
Overnight: Palm City Resort, Darwin

Day 5: Darwin Cup Calcutta
Darwin Cup Calcutta
Overnight: Palm City Resort, Darwin

Day 6: Darwin Cup Day
The big one!!. Again transfers and the Members Lawn Enclosure are included
Overnight: Palm City Resort, Darwin

Day 7: Darwin
Free days to enjoy the sights and sounds of Darwin or we can arrange a sightseeing tour
Overnight: Palm City Resort, Darwin

Day 8: Darwin
Free days to enjoy the sights and sounds of Darwin or we can arrange a sightseeing tour
Overnight: Palm City Resort, Darwin

Day 9: To Home Port
Transfer to the airport for your flight home.

Palms City Resort

Palm City was opened in April 2003, on the former site of the Hotel Darwin. The Resort overlooks the fascinating Darwin Harbour and parkland foreshores. A major contributor to the uniqueness of Palms City Resort has been the establishment of beautifully landscaped Gardens including swimming pool, that have created a tropical paradise in the heart of the city. All this is only a short, one block stroll from the vibrant Mitchell Street with it’s plethora of restaurants, pubs and the entertainment centre and close to the Smith Street shopping district.

ROOM FACILITIES
1 Queen Size Bed & 1 Single Bed
TV with free-to-air cable movies and CNN news channel
Air-conditioning and ceiling fans
Disabled access Motel rooms and Villas available (extra costs apply)
Ensuite bathrooms
Clock radio
Tea and coffee-making facilities
Small Refrigerator
Direct dial telephones
Room upgrades to Business Villa or Executive Villa are available. These rooms are Double Only but they also have a Electric Barbeque, Private Veranda, Outdoor Table and Chairs, Microwave, Sink, Toaster and Cooking Utensils.

Optional Day Tours

Kakadu National Park
Journey to Kakadu National Park and visit some of its many attractions including Nourlangie Rock with its Aboriginal Rock Ark, Yellow Water Billabong Cruise and the Warradjan Aboriginal Cultural Centre. Tour includes lunch.
$225 per person (does not include $25.00 Park Entry Fee, this is payable on departure)

Katherine Gorge and Edith Falls
Travel South to Katherine and take a 2 hour scenic cruise through Katherine Gorge, visit Edith Falls and Adelaide River War Cemetery. Tour includes lunch. $225 per person

Evening Dinner Cruise
Step aboard the Cape Adieu and experience the ultimate in relaxation while taking in the breathtaking sights of the Darwin Harbour at sunset. Indulge in a Chef prepared seafood and BBQ banquet featuring a seasonal selection of fresh wild caught Territory seafood Succulent oysters, steaks and fresh salad selections are also served. Your cruise concludes with a delicious dessert. Tea and coffee is also provided.
$110 – per person

Mindil Beach Sunset Markets
Operates every Thursday and Sunday between the end of April and the end of October.

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