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Hot Air Ballooning Over Sydney Macarthur Region Including A Champagne Breakfast

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Hot Air Ballooning Over Sydney Macarthur Region Including A Champagne Breakfast

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Get epic aerial views of Sydney's Macarthur region during this  hot air balloon tour. With a qualified pilot providing in-depth commentary, take in the landscape, which includes valleys, rivers, and the Blue Mountains, and snap plenty of photos as you drift over the earth without the noise pollution of an airplane engine. Land after your flight for a breakfast and champagne toast before returning to Sydney for drop-off.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$214.40
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$214.40
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Skydive Sydney-Newcastle up to 15,000ft Tandem Skydive

Available from Saturday

Skydive Sydney-Newcastle up to 15,000ft Tandem Skydive

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Skydive Sydney on a tandem parachute jump with a certified dive master, and enjoy views of New South Wales' spectacular coastline, lakes and hinterland. Taking off from Belmont Airport, you'll fly high above the Hunter Region of the North Coast before free-falling at speeds of more than 130 mph (220 kph). Feel your adrenaline pumping during the ultimate rush as you race toward the earth, then experience a peaceful parachute descent after your guide pulls the safety ripcord.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$258.15
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$258.15
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Premier Whale Watching Byron Bay

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Premier Whale Watching Byron Bay

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Maximize your chances of seeing humpback whales by joining this tour from Byron Bay, led by a marine biologist. Head for areas that the whales are known to pass through as they migrate in winter, watch them as they majestically breach, and listen to them sing by using an underwater hydrophone.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$85.33
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$85.33

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Hang gliding with HangglideOz

Available from Saturday

Hang gliding with HangglideOz

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Hang gliding is an experience of a lifetime. Step outside your comfort zone and take that leap of faith. Enjoy spectacular views from Bald Hill, Stanwell Park just 1 hour south of Sydney and Hill 60, Wollongong. Feel the freedom!
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$191.22
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$191.22

Byron Bay Rainforest Fishing

Available from Saturday

Byron Bay Rainforest Fishing

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Suitable for all levels of fishing and fitness, kayaking through the pristine rainforests of the Byron Bay Hinterland is simply magical. Glide through the cool waters of the rainforest in your kayak following your private fishing guide as he leads the way. Fish for bass whilst observing the abundant wildlife such as platypus, king parrots, kingfishers and kookaburras.
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  • 4 hours
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$222.29
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$222.29

Cruise with Dolphins in Byron Bay

Available from Mar 1

Cruise with Dolphins in Byron Bay

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Ensure an enriching experience of the sealife around Byron Bay on this tour led by a marine biologist. As you encounter such species as dolphins, turtles, and many different types of birds, your guide shares insights into their behaviors. Cruising the coastline between Byron Bay and Ballina offers the chance to see secluded beaches, rocky cliffs, world-famous surf breaks, and Julian Rocks Marine Reserve, looking out for playful dolphins surfing the waves en route.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.12
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$68.12

Abseiling at Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures

Available from Friday

Abseiling at Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures

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Whether you call it rappelling or abseiling, there’s nothing like the surge of adrenaline that hits when you step off a cliff into the open air, suspended only by a rope. Experience it with a guided session at Glenworth Valley, an hour north of Sydney CBD, with three exciting descents. Helmets, international-standard equipment, and a backup belaying system ensure safety, while instructors can descend on separate ropes for hands-on coaching.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.19
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$66.19

Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures Treetop Walk Admission Ticket

Available from Dec 19

Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures Treetop Walk Admission Ticket

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Both kids and adults will love the almost one-mile (1.5 kilometer) long Treetop Walk, through the canopy of a temperate rainforest. Simplify your visit with skip-the-line tickets. Steel walkways are secured 65-100 feet (20-30 meters) off the ground, so you'll get a birds-eye view of the canopy and the forest floor. Plus, challenge yourself at the swaying cantilevered springboard and Knight's Tower.
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  • 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$14.34
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$14.34
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Beaches of Eden Photographic Discovery Tours

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Beaches of Eden Photographic Discovery Tours

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Our unique offer: Sharing the beaches of Eden and her surrounds to the world. An expansive tour, with outstanding value, booking directly with us, literally saves you between $80 and $120, the middle man is cut out and there are no ship service fees to pay. We are a licensed, registered tour and will always have you back on time. Award winning fine art photographer Phill Small takes you on a relaxed short drive visiting three stunningly beautiful beaches within Ben Boyd National Park. Enjoying fascinating personal time with Phill discussing his methodology of creating fine art. This is an unhurried tour with plenty of time to swim, take photos, or just take in the regions natural beauty Here nature abounds, look for the white Bellied Sea Eagle, Yellow Tailed Black Cockatoo, dolphins, fur seals and even whales during their migratory season The beaches we visit are full of fascinating ancient and more modern European history, and they are breathtakingly beautiful.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$111.15
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$111.15

Group Surf Lesson

Available from Friday

Group Surf Lesson

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We provide the funnest Surf Lesson in Yamba as well as Australia. our beautiful coastal town of Yamba has been voted as Australia's number #1 Surf Town as well as been voted the best climate in the world We provide lessons for all types of levels from beginners to intermediate to advanced surfers from all walks of life. We provide group lessons for kids, families as well as adults We guarantee that you will stand up and ride on your surfboard otherwise we will make a full refund (which we haven't ever had too do) We believe Surf Camp Down Under in Yamba is the best surf school in Australia and carry out only the highest level of Surf Instruction whilst providing maximum amounts of FUN Surf Lessons Yamba !!!!!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.02
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$43.02

Sunset Cruise on Richmond River

Available from Mar 1

Sunset Cruise on Richmond River

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This unique cruise is the perfect combination of relaxation with a hint of fast-paced excitement. Take a short 25 minute drive out of Byron Bay or catch our complimentary Shuttle Bus. Discover the tranquil waters of the Richmond River around Ballina Island, explore the mangrove forests, the richly diverse flora and fauna and the creeks that branch off it. Sit back and bask in a glorious sunset as you enjoy a cold beverage, tasty refreshments & some local history aboard this lazy river cruise that winds its way down Ballina’s beautiful Richmond River. Many rare birds and sea creatures such as dolphins can often be spotted along the Richmond River. This Nature Reserve will never cease to amaze you!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$46.61
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$46.61

Quad Biking At Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures

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Quad Biking At Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures

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Explore the Australian wilderness on a 1.5-hour quad bike tour in the Glenworth Valley, located just one hour north of Sydney. Steer your quad bike on trails that pass through pristine wilderness and provide a thrilling ride. Includes instruction and use of safety equipment.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.31
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$80.31

Go Karting 3x 15mins sessions for Adults & Teens from 14 years & up

Available from Nov 5

Go Karting 3x 15mins sessions for Adults & Teens from 14 years & up

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Take a break from sightseeing and put your steering skills to the test with this fun Go Karting experience. Learn how to drive your go-kart from the expert instructors, then head to the open-air racecourse for a 15-, 30-, 45- or 60-minute drive. Best of all: lap times are recorded in real-time, so you can pit yourself against friends and family as you zoom around the track.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.58
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$84.58

Surfing Lesson in Seven Mile Beach, Gerroa

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Surfing Lesson in Seven Mile Beach, Gerroa

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Seven Mile Beach Gerroa has some of the best learn to surf waves anywhere in the world, due to the flat sand surface below the waves, which cause them to roll in slowly and break gently.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.78
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$36.78

7 Day - Byron Bay Cycling Holiday

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7 Day - Byron Bay Cycling Holiday

This holiday is ideal for couples or groups looking for a secluded overnight experience, as well as singles who are happy to enjoy a solo night in the hinterland. To make travelling to & from your Hinterland Overnighter easier, as part of this holiday you will be provided with a Trek Domane SL5 Disc road bike complete with accessories, spares and GPS route navigation pre-loaded with your rides. The hinterland overnighter is the weekend wellness escape you’ve been dreaming of. Spend 2 days riding quiet country roads, hopping from town to village in search of coffee stops and local cuisines. And what better way to tie it together than a night of secluded cabin accommodation in the majestic Byron Bay hinterland.
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  • 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$5,162.92
Price varies by group size
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$5,162.92
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Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures Admission Including Zipline Tour

Available from Dec 19

Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures Admission Including Zipline Tour

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Our all-new Zipline Tour is a unique eco-wilderness adventure that takes place in the magnificent Southern Highlands rainforest. Officially the highest zipline tour in Australia, the Illawarra Fly Zipline Tour involves flying on a series of elevated cable spans and navigating suspension bridges from one tree platform to another 35 metres above the forest floor.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.02
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$43.02

Seafood Rainforest Cruise

Available from Oct 28

Seafood Rainforest Cruise

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See an ancient volcano from the Tweed River during this half-day, guided, cruise that runs through the Tweed Valley and includes lunch. Take your place on the boat and head toward Mount Warning (Wollumbin), a looming remnant of a massive volcano said to have erupted 23-million years ago. Sip wine onboard as the natural world passes by and stop at a riverside café for a seafood lunch.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$57.37
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$57.37
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Whale Watching Terrigal

Available from Friday

Whale Watching Terrigal

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Get a close-up view of the unique sight of whales migrating on this compact whale-watching cruise. Minimize the risk of getting stuck in the middle of a crowd without a view: head out in a small group with your guide, a qualified marine biologist. Watch the whales pass on their way from Antarctica to the Coral Sea, breaching and slapping their tails as they go, and learn about each species you see from your guide.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.02
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$43.02

Bouldering

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Bouldering

Everyone can join from single to couple to families. You don't need to know climbing before joining the activity. There's various level of activities and completely safe environment. The beginners bouldering activity focuses in teaching the people bouldering techniques from scratch and is super fun to do ! There's various social climbing and engaging group rock climbing goes on in the place.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.74
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$25.74

Laser Skirmish at Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures

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Laser Skirmish at Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures

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Laser skirmish is an adrenalin-fuelled, team combat simulation played outdoors. Laser skirmish is an outdoors equivalent of laser tag, which is generally played indoors. It's a lot like a live computer game and players shoot guns with an invisible and harmless infrared beam, with a sensor detecting hits. Set on 3,000 acres of unspoilt wilderness, Glenworth Valley is just one hour north of Sydney's central business district.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.54
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$53.54

Port Macquarie Hastings Explorer - 30 min VIP Private flight

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Port Macquarie Hastings Explorer - 30 min VIP Private flight

This flight is customizable.... you choose to take in the areas to the north or south of beautiful Port Macquarie. Either way you'll be amazed at the expansive beaches, headlands and mountains in the area along with a variety of sea life.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$357.82
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$357.82
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Aboriginal Rock Art

Available from Nov 3

Aboriginal Rock Art

Panaramitee Rock Art and Historic Tin Mining town. We take a leisurely drive through the winding ranges then across the flat plains of the outback and visit the ruins of a historic Tin Mining Town for our first stop. We have a well earned morning cuppa by an old gum tree lined creek bed.After our cuppa we do a little exploring around the old tin mine sites and rocky ravines. Now it is time to head to the historical homestead and shearers quarters once owned by the very famous Sydney Kidman for a light lunch and well earned refreshing drink. After lunch we will drive down to the Rock Engravings site. Heading home on the back roads of our beautiful and picturesque countryside before making our way back to Broken Hill. Minimum 3 Passengers
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$143.41
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$143.41
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Fish & Feast

Available from Saturday

Fish & Feast

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Go Fish Australia are fishing adventure specialists and experts in luxury fishing experiences in Queensland, NSW and the Northern Territory. Table Under a Tree connects visitors with small, artisan producers from Byron Bay and the Hinterland, offering a variety of easy ways to discover, experience and use the premium food of our region.
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  • 5 hours
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$279.66
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$279.66

E-Bike Rentals in Sydney Botany Bay

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E-Bike Rentals in Sydney Botany Bay

Bikes for Juniors, Ladies and Men from XS to XL (135cm height minimum) Premium and recent e-Bikes using Shimano STEPS motor & Battery Convenient location with free parking and direct access to the cycle path Simple and low price rental options Added bonus: Brewery and Food truck next door
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  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.14
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$35.14
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