ATE17 - Australian Tourism Exchange
(14 May 17 - 18 May 17)

South Australia and Queensland

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
 
 

Adelaide Central Market Tours

Adelaide Central Market Tours offer internative gourmet walking tours of the Adelaide Central Market led by passionate local food experts. Located in the heart of Adelaide, the market is the largets fresh produce market in the Southern Hemisphere. This vibrant artisan food heaven features fresh produce direct from growers and a stunning diversity of premium gourmet products sourced locally and from around the world. Experienced guides provide 'behind the scenes' insights into the market, sharing its history and food trends. Tour participants meet stallholders and enjoy generous tastings that present the multicultural community of South Australia and the clean and green produce harvested from its farms and oceans

 

 

Adelaide Oval

Widely regarded as the world's most picturesque cricket ground, historic Adelaide Oval is an iconic landmark integrating heritage elements with the state-of-the facilities. Nestled between Adelaide city centre and historic North Adelaide, Adelaide Oval is a short walk from key attractions and accommodation. In addition to hosting cricket matches, Australian Rules Football games and entertainment events, Adelaide Oval; a fine dining expereince at Hill of Grace Restaurant; the Bradman Collection - a world-class exhibition dedicated to cricket's greatest batsman Sir Donald Bradman and the RoofClimb adventure where participants traverse the impressive curved roofline of Adelaide Oval's Western Stand.

 

 

Hahndorf Accommodation Group

The Hahndorf Accommodation Group is a collection of four boutique accommodation properties with world-class dining options lcoated just 20 minutes from Adelaide in the heart of Hahndorf, Australia's oldest surviving German settlement. Accommodation ranges from 3-star motel rooms to 4-star contemporary apartments all in the relaxed regional setting of the Adelaide Hills. All properties are lcoated in the leafy main street of Hahndorf, lined with restaurants, cafes, German pubs, shops, winery cellar doors, galleries and artisan producers. Hahndorf is central to the diverse attractions of the Adelaide Hills and is also prefect for day trips to Adelaide and beachside Glenelg, the Barossa and McLaren Vale wine regions and Fleurieu Peninsula.

 

 

The Big Duck Cruises

The Big Duck Boat Cruises offer ocean adventures departing Victor Harbor on the beautiful south coast of the Fleurieu Peninsula, little more than 80km south of Adelaide. Tours visit otherwise inaccessible areas of coastline, islands and beaches to discover seals, dolphins, seabirds and whales (in season) in their natural environment. Passengers expereince the Southern Ocean and learn about history, geography and wildlife through an informative commentary provided by a friendly and knowledgeable Caption .The Big Duck is a purpose-built rigid inflatable boat with full sun protection, comfortable seating for up to 24 passengers, on-board toilet and the higest level of safety equipment, with spray jackets provided. Tours depart from and return to Victor Harbor's Granite Island Causeway.

 

 

The National Wine Centre of Australia

The National Wine Centre of Australia in Adelaide showcases Australian wine to visitors through the interactive Wine Discovery Journey exhibition, on-site vineyard and Australia's largest wine tasting room. Situated on North Terrace net to Adelaide Botanic Garden, this iconic landmark featuring eye-catching architecture is the ideal introduction to the Australian wine industry. The Wine Discovery Journey examines everything from the role wine has played in history, to the relationship between food and wine. A range of guided tours and wine tasting experiences are available to suit the complete novice through to the wine connoisseur. The Celler Door offers a seasonal sharing style menu featuring the finest fresh produce, sourced primarily from South Australia. 

 

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The Bundaberg Rum Distillery

A trip to the famous Bundaberg Ruym Distillery should be on the bucket for all Australians and thanks to a recent $8.5M upgrade, there has never been a better time to embark oin this experience and meet the people who craft our nationa's iconic spirit.

During this one of a kind experience visitors can tour ouw museum showcasing over 125 years of our rich hisotry, tour deep into the heart of our working distillery and Blend Your Own Rum (the world's first experience of its kind) before sampling a selection of top shelf rums only availabvle at the iconic Bu7ndy Bar.

 

 

 

 

Lagoons 1770 Resort and Spa

Lagoons 1770 Resort and Spa is a self-rated 4.5 star resort located in the still secluded Southern Great Barrier Reef destination of Seventeen Seventy. Featuring 112 exquisitely furnished dual key Studio Rooms & One Bedroom Apartments, Plantation Bar & Restaurant, the Anjea Day Spa & 4 conference rooms, Lagoons 1770 Resort and Spa is a complete full service resort experience with a comfortable, quiet and relaxing atmosphere. Our team take a particular interest in being a part of the complete experience that is the Southern Great Barrier Reef & Lagoons 1770 Resort & Spa and we encourage you to immerse yourself in this wonderful unspoiled region.

 

 

Sarina Sugar Shed

Located in Sarina near Mackay, the heart of Queensland's multi-million dollar sugarcane industry, the Sarina Sugar Shed's unqire distillery welcomes visitors seven days a week taking them on an interactive, educational and tasty jounrey from cane paddock to glass.

Sarina Sugar Shed is a multi-award winning Attraction with an ingeniour miniature sugar mill and distillery. It's Australia's only miniature working sugar mill and distillery and has a big story to tell! 

Visitors get immersed in the 'sugar' experience , from growing sugar cane, factory process, distillery to bottling our unique rum and liqueurs. Their senses of sight, smell and taste come alive during their tour whilst also discovering our regions rich agricultural hertiage.

 

 

Mirage Whitsundays 

MirageWhitsundays Resort offers luxurious services apartments located on the serene waterfront of Airlie Beach, Queensland. We provide well-appointed contemporary living, fine dining restaurant, luxurious day spa, fully equipped gymnasium that will ensure that you won't want for anything in our self-contained and opulent fice-star rooms, comprising of Garden view Mirage apartments, Ocean view Deluxe apartments, Waterfront Apartments with plunge pools, Multi-storey Villas and glamorous Penthouses. Also known as the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, Airlie Beach offers breath-taking panoramic views of the Whitsundaus archipelago from the comfort of our premium accommodation. Choose only the best.

 

 

Noosa Blue Resort

Noosa Blue is a Mediterranean-style resort ideally located on the creat of Noosa Hill with a 450m stroll down to Noosa Main Beach and all local amenities, restaurants and shops.

64 open planned one bedroom air conditioned apartments come equipped with kitchenette, most with spa bath and laundry facilities. Our penthouses offer spectacular veiws from private roof top terraces with barbeque, entertaining area and heated spa.

A new bikram yoga studio compliments the resort other facilties including fitness studio, massage rooms, steam room, three lagoon pools and undercover parking so why not stay at Noosa Blue Resort.

 

 

Epic Ocean Adventures

Experience a unqiue Australian off road and aquatic adventure with wild dolphins, whales (June - November), turtles, rays and many other wildlide. Feel the trill of breach driving as we take you to Sunshine Coast's best kepy secret only accessible by 4wd vehicles along the Great Beach Drive. DOuble Island Point with its wide empty beaches and crustal clear warm waters is in one of Australia's post pristine National Park lcoations. Learn to surf on Australia's longest wave, kayak with dolphines and whales, stand up paddle board and explore. 

Tours and lessons depart daily from Noosa and Rainbow Beach, Queensland, Australia.

 

 

 

Big Kart Track

Big Kart Track is the largest commercial track in Australia!

Come race on our 1.2 km international standard race track in one of our 50 karts at 70 km.hr.View all the action from our massive verandah sipping a cold drink from our fully stocked "Pit Stop" cafe.Unleash your Adrenaline for an action packed day with your friends, family, groups or corporate functions.

 

 

Ocean Rafting and Ocean Safari

Ocean Rafting Whitsundays offers two exciting day tour adventures, the Northern Exposure and Southern Lights, with each tour offering an exhilarating ride to Whitehaven Beach, pristine snokelling reefs and guided National Parks walks. Ocean Rafting provides the unlimited acess to iconic Hill Inlet, and snorkel sites at Hook and Border Islands ensure a memorable and underwater experience. 

Ocean Safari offers an exhilarating ride to snorkel the untouched Great Barrier Reef off the Daintree Coast at Cape Tribulation. This half day eco-tour visits two different reef destinations, each with an extraordinary array of marine life and coral species. After a 25 minute ride, guests are ready to swim with turtles and snorkel the pristine reef locations.

 

 

The Ginger Factory

Open daily with free admission, the iconic Ginger Factory is one of the Sunshine Coast's most popular attractions. With so much to discover, taste, seee and do, it's the perfect year round destination.

Learn about the paddock to plate story of confectionary ginger, explore the fascinating world of the amazing honey bee, go Overboard on a water voyage around the world or relac in open air carriages on Moreton, as you meander through beautiful tropical gardens.

Offering great shopping and a fantastic cafe featuring modern Australian cuisine, the Ginger Factory is the perfect place to experience the authentic taste of Queensland.

 

 

Noosa Residences

Noosa Residences is an exclusive complex of 23 architect-designed holiday homes in the heart of Noosa Heads. The luxurious two- and three-bedroom houses, designed by award-winning Australian architect John Mainwaring, capture the best of coastal living with rainforest, ocean and hinterland views. Each substantial house offers multiple viewing decks to enjoy these stunning views, as well as designers kitchens and bathrooms, and stylish interiors. 

Crafted with the finest design quality and sustainability in mind, Noose Residences has been recognised in a number of architecture awards. Experience stylish holiday living just a short strol from some of Australia's best beaches.

 

 

Lady Musgrave Experience

Lady Musgrace Experience from Bundaberg offers a premium Southern Great Barrier Reef Experience and is your chance to immerse yourself within the stunning beauty of Lady Musgrave Island and her surrounding reefs. Snorkel, drive or stay dry with out glass bottom boat and explore the beautiful reef with Lady Musgrave Experience. 

Book a diving package or explore the uninhabited Lady Musgrave Island with on of our very popular Great Barrier Reef.

The Experience is Everything!

 

 

Rainforest Scuba

Rainforest Scuba is truly unique offering the experience of a lifetime diving the rainforest in platypus waters including platypus education. World 1st allowing you to dive in crystal clear waters where you see an amazing array of different aqyatic life and the chance to be in the water at the same time as a platypus. This adventure attracts people from all over the world that would never have come here. Many heave specifically tailored their trip to included Rainforest Scuba. Adventure for the whole family that's safe and creates a lasting memory. Voted #1 Queensland #3 Australia 2015/2016 Australian bucket list.

 

 

Yeppoon Accom Pty Ltd

Yeppoon Accom is an Australian privately owned family management rights company. We specialise in the mangement of three exceptional 4.5 Star rated Apartment complexes; Salt, Echelon and Beaches on Lammermoor. Offering 95 oceanfront self-contained apartments comprising of 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms overlooking the Coral Sea on the Capricorn Coast of Queensland. Our accommodation caters to families wanted to untilse our superb locations in the heart of the Yeppoon with the children's water play park on our doorstep, as well as couples desiring the peace and tranquillity of Lammermoor Beach to simply slow down and enjoy the sunset. We aim to provide our guests a friendly personalised stay that is memorable and highlights the essence of a regional seaside holiday.