Specials, Combined Packages & Promotional Offers
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Yarra Valley Ballooning and Full Day Winery Tour with Australian Wine Tour CompanyBook Now!
For a really special day out we combine our fantastic hot air balloon flights over the Yarra Valley with tours of the Yarra Valley wineries with Australian Wine Tour Company.
Cost: $505 per person
Please note: There is a price rise of $10pp for any booking confirmed for a date after the 1st of April 2014. Anyone who purchases online will be required to pay the additional cost in a separate transaction otherwise please call the office to arrange your package and pay in one transaction.
Yarra Valley Gourmet TourBook Now!
While the Yarra Valley is a world-renowned wine growing region, wine is only half the story of this gourmet wonderland and the this tour provides a fine blend of the very best of the region’s wines and other gourmet produce. Put this together with a spectacular sunrise balloon flight for a truly unique Yarra Valley experience
Adults: $505 per person
Cafe Bus - Yarra Valley flight plus wine tourBook Now! The Wurrundjeri people called the Yarra River "Birrarung" which means "river of mists". You will be enchanted by this mystical valley and it's gourmet delights.
Café Bus Yarra Valley departs every Wednesday, Friday & Sunday
Pickup in Melbourne and surrounds between 7am-8am (if flight is cancelled, wine tour still proceeds regardless)
Return to your hotel between 5pm - 6pm
Adult: $514 per person
The day trip Includes visits to the following properties:
Wine and Food Lovers tourBook Now!
Come driving with us for a relaxing day of nature, cider, ale and wines! You will visit the following boutique wineries and breweries: Kellybrook Winery, Coldstream Brewery, Punt Road, Hargreaves Hill Brewing Co. , Giverney Estate, Buckley's Brewery, White Rabbit Brewery, St Ronans Ciders
Cost: $565 per person
All Tours include:
Yarra Valley Ballooning, Wine and Wildlife day tourBook Now!
Experience the best of the Yarra Valley with this unique new tour, great for kids too!
Adults - $590 per person
Yarra Valley Ballooning, Food and Wine day tourBook Now!
SPECIAL OFFER - $575 per person
1 day Great Ocean Road Day Sunset Tour - Bunyip ToursBook Now!
Includes: park entry fees, lunch, tea/coffee/biscuits and informative tour guide.
Children: $95 per person (ages 7-12)
Meet at Bunyip Tours departure point at 570 Flinders Street at 10.50am to join your vehicle to commence a full day Great Ocean Road Sunset Day tour. Depart Melbourne and travel to Torquay and Australia’s famous surfing beaches. Continue on and pass through the coastal towns of Lorne and Apollo Bay with stops along the way to take in the breathtaking views. Enjoy a cut lunch along the way before we journey through the luscious surrounds of the Otway rainforest and some of the tallest eucalyptus trees in Australia. Arrive at the iconic Cape Otway Lighthouse, mainland Australia's oldest surviving lighthouse and enjoy breathtaking views over the Southern Ocean and Bass Strait from the lighthouse. As the sun sets we discover the Shipwreck Coast, stroll along the historic beaches and see Loch Ard Gorge. Arrive at the 12 Apostles and descend the Gibson’s Steps where you will be dwarfed by the high cliff line and these enormous offshore stacks. Tour concludes at approximately 11.30pm, at which time hotel drop offs commence.
1 day Penguin Parade Afternoon Tour - Bunyip ToursBook Now!
Includes: all park entry fees, Moonlit Sanctuary afternoon walk, Phillip Island Chocolate Factory, tea/coffee/biscuits and informative tour guide
Meet at Bunyip Tours departure point at 570 Flinders Street at 12.50pm (2 pm in summer) to join your vehicle to commence your Phillip Island Afternoon Wildlife tour.
1 day Phillip Island Penguin Parade Ultimate Eco Tour - Bunyip ToursBook Now!
Includes: all park entrance fees & lunch, tea/coffee/biscuits and informative tour guide
Meet at Bunyip Tours departure point at 570 Flinders Street at 9.50am (winter time – this changes to 11am with daylight savings) join your vehicle to commence a full day Phillip Island Penguin Parade tour which highlights the best of Victoria’s nature and wildlife. Get up close and personal with the friendly residents of Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, where you can hand feed kangaroos and wallabies, have your photo taken with a koala and learn about the conservation of these loveable native animals. The eco certified sanctuary also showcases some lesser known but equally adorable endangered species including the Southern Bettong, Eastern Quolls and rare Fluffy Gliders. We visit historic Churchill Island and see sheep shearing in action and have some time to explore the historic buildings. Next up is the Koala Conservation Centre where we see koalas in their natural environment. We also stop at stunning Cape Woolamai surf beach and stroll along the boardwalks at the Nobbies & Seal Rock Centre, before arriving at Summerland beach for the nightly penguin parade. Home to Victoria’s largest colony of little penguins, Summerland beach provides a spectacular backdrop to the world famous penguin parade. Watch as hundreds of little penguins make their way across the beach and go home for the night. Come and enjoy the beauty and native wildlife of Phillip Island and make this a journey to remember. Tour conclusion depends on time of year and ranges from 10pm during the winter months to midnight during summer as the penguins arrive at sunset.
Official Neighbours Tour - Bunyip ToursBook Now!
Season 1: 1st April 2013 – 31st March 2014
Departs: 10am (1st April 2013 – 5th October 2013) ; 11am (6th October 2013 – 31st March 2014)
Monday- Friday departures: Adult $50
Join your Bunyip Tours vehicle at 570 Flinders Street (near the corner of Spencer Street) to commence a morning Neighbours tour. See famous Ramsay Street which is tucked away in Melbourne's suburbia and meet one of your favourite Neighbours actors (past or present). Drive past the Studio Complex. The guide will provide plenty of gossip, laughs and on-board entertainment, for true Neighbours fans.
1 Day Great Ocean Road & Rainforest Tour - Wildlife ToursBook Now! Package includes:
Departs: Daily between 7-8AM
Adults: $109 per person
Children: $75 per person (ages 0-12)
Meet us at your selected pickup location in the CBD area or St. Kilda to join the 1 Day Great Ocean Road tour. Start the day with some complimentary morning tea at one of The Great Ocean Roads iconic surf beaches, then take some pictures at the historic Memorial Arch and view some spectacular beaches as you drive through the popular seaside resort towns of Lorne & Angelsea. Enjoy a pleasant walk through the coastal town of Kennett River and see how many Koalas you can find! Get up close and personal with the friendly beautiful Parrots and Lorikeets and look out for the famous kookaburra. After that we stop for a restaurant lunch in the pretty seaside village of Apollo Bay. Take a guided bushwalk through a very rare, ancient, cool temperate rainforest where you'll feel dwarfed as you stroll past some of the tallest trees in the world. View the beautiful limestone stacks that form the mighty 12 Apostles. Find yourself surrounded by towering limestone cliffs & take a walk along the beach at Loch Ard Gorge and hear the history, romance and heartbreak as our guides re- tell the tale of Australia's most famous shipwreck! For the last stop of the day we visit the famous London Bridge which makes a stunning photo opportunity and has a great story behind it. Arrive back to Melbourne at approximately 9pm.
1 Day Phillip Island penguin parade tour - Wildlife ToursBook Now! Package includes:
Departs: Daily between 9am-11am (winter) and 11am-1pm (summer)
Adults: $119 per person
Children: $85 per person (ages 0-12)
Meet us at your selected pickup location to join our 1 Day Phillip Island penguin parade tour. Enjoy some complimentary morning or afternoon tea on route to Phillip Island. Arrive to Maru Wildlife park where you can hand feed the Kangaroos and get up close to all the popular Australia animals such as Koalas, Kangaroos, Emus, Wombats, Dingoes, Tasmanian Devils and beautiful coloured native birds. It is a photographer's dream! Vvisit the amazing Woollamai beach (and / or) check out the retail section of Phillip Island’s famous chocolate factory where you can grab a tasty treat or buy some for your friends & family. Take a look at where the action happens as you pass the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circui, then wander and spy wetland birds and wallabies from the hidden observation platforms at the Swan Lake. Watch the seals play from special observation cameras at the Seal Rocks. Visit the award winning Nobbies Information Centre then keep an eye out for wild wallabies as you driver through the Summerlands area. And finally take your seat by the beach as the world's smallest penguins make their grand appearance and appear out of the surf at the Penguin Parade and waddle across the beach to their sandy burrows. Arrive back to Melbourne at approximately 9pm (winter) and Midnight (summer).
1 Day Grampians National Park & Kangaroos Tour - Wildlife ToursBook Now! Package includes:
Departs: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Sunday between 7-8am
Adults: $125 per person
Join us on the 1 Day Grampians National Park tour to visit one of the world’s oldest and most spectacular mountain ranges. Enjoy some complimentary morning tea on the way to the Grampians at the charming township of Beaufort. Travel straight into the heart of Grampians National Park to the delightful town of Halls Gap for lunch (own expense), then off to stretch those legs with a walk through the breath-taking Wonderland Ranges. Hike to the remarkable Jaws of death and Balconies Lookout experiencing majestic views and scenery. Cool down at one of The Grampians beautiful waterfalls – McKenzie Falls or Silverband falls. Learn about the history and culture of the local Aboriginal people at the Brambuk aboriginal Cultural Centre. As you enjoy your tour your guide will point out the unique wildlife, including Kangaroos, Emus, Echidnas, Birds and Lizards. Experience breathtaking mountain views from Boroka Lookout point and hike to check out the majestic views of the spectacular Grampians from the Jaws of Death lookout. Arrive back to Melbourne at approximately 9pm.
1 Day Mornington Peninsula Winery Tour - Wildlife ToursBook Now! Package includes:
Departs: Thursday and Saturday between 7-8am
Adults: $139 per person
Start the day with magnificent ocean views from Arthurs Seat, the highest point of the Peninsula. Visit Mainridge Dairy and sample some of their amazing goat cheeses. Taste the first wines for the day at T’Gallant winery with a selection of cool climate wines and their famous Moscato. Sample the strawberry liqueurs, ciders and wines and indulge in some strawberries and chocolate or perhaps pick your own punnet at SunnyridgeStrawberry farm. Enjoy a delicious café lunch followed by time to explore the beach or the quaint seaside village of Flinders. Sample some boutique chocolates at the award winning Mornington Peninsula Chocolates; watch the chocolatiers at work and marvel at their amazing creations. Visit Red Hill Estate for more wine tastings with an amazing ocean backdrop then finally sit back with some cheese and crackers and enjoy a lazy afternoon tea and some more wine at the last stop at Merrick’s General Wine Store. Arrive back to Melbourne between 5-6pm.
Balgownie Estate Spa PackageBook Now!
Balgownie Estate offer 4.5 star accommodation comprising of 69 spacious and sophisticated guest suites and rooms. The renowned One Bedroom Spa suites offer guests the ultimate indulgence including a separate bedroom with king size bed, large spa bathroom, kitchenette and dining table with a private balcony to sweep up the magnificent vista of the valley.
Rooms start from $355 Per Person
Flight and Evergreen Wine Tour PackageBook Now!
Enjoy a sunrise balloon flight over the picturesque Yarra Valley, followed by winery tour in a luxury Statesman sedan with Evergreen Winery Tours.
Cost: Flight + Full day tour $575 per person; Flight + Half day tour $505 per person
Note: Clients may have the pleasure of meeting another like minded couple on Evergreen's tour. Exclusivity on this tour may be included for an additional cost of $150 ($75pp). Please advise at the time of booking if you request this.
Harbour Town Shopping Centre MelbourneHarbour Town Shopping Centre at Docklands, has the best range of brand direct outlets, speciality stores, dining and entertainment all in the one location. In the same precinct as Medibank Icehouse and Costco, Harbour Town is the perfect place to visit for a complete day out.
To get to Harbour Town catch the FREE City Circle or Melbourne Visitor Shuttle and visit the Tourism Lounge to sign up for our FREE VIP card which gives you even more discounts when you are shopping. Or if driving, enter via Footscray Road or Docklands Drive, right next to Costco.
Melbourne Observation Deck - RialtoBook Now!
We have friends in high places and if you book a flight with Global Ballooning, simply show your flight confirmation at the Rialto front desk and receive 15% discount off your admission ticket.
Rialto Towers is Melbourne's most recognised building and the Southern Hemisphere's tallest office structure. Views from the Level 55 Observation Deck are nothing short of breathtaking! It's the perfect place to discover another side to "the worlds most liveable city." OPEN Every day, 10am until late.
Eureka Skydeck 88
Nothing you have ever experienced will prepare you for the awe inspiring views from the highest viewing platform in the Southern Hemisphere.
Located in the CBD adjacent to the Yarra River at Southbank in Melbourne's iconic Eureka Tower, Skydeck will change the way you look at Melbourne and maybe the world. Skydeck 88 with the world's only Edge Experience is an experience above all else.Eureka Skydeck 88 -an experience above all else.
Skydeck 88 operates from 10am to 10pm daily (last entry 9:30pm).
Riverside Quay Southbank Melbourne Vic 3006
T + 61 3 9693 8888 F + 61 3 9693 8899
Download discount voucher below and recieve a 10% discount off your admission fee when you visit Eureka Skydeck 88.