Day 7 - Flight from Cairns to Adelaide
Meet your driver at the hotel/lodge for tranfer to Cairns Airport. Fly to Adelaide, Southern Australia, a cosmopolitan city renowned for it’s museums, art galleries and the beautiful Barossa wine area. The Barossa lifestyle combines European heritage with Australia's fresh vitality. Visit old churches, wineries and historic cottages and discover the many hidden treasures in this rural area.
Day 8 - Kangaroo Island day tour ex Adelaide
Take a day tour of South Australia’s premier nature-based destination, Kangaroo Island. Pick-up at your hotel at 6.45am for transfer to the Cape Jervis ferry terminal. Take a 45 minute ferry trip to Penneshaw to visit the Seal Bay Conservation Park. Take a beach walk to see Australian Sea-lions. Stop for lunch at the Vivonne Bay Bistro then visit the Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary to meet koalas. Spend the afternoon at Flinders Chase National Park. Fly back to Adelaide via Rex Air.
Day 9 - Travel with rental car from Adelaide to Mt. Gambier
Adelaide to Mt. Gambier (Inland road 418 km or Coastal road 413 km — allow 5 hours ).Travel southeast from Adelaide via the Murray River along the coastal scenic route via Kingston and the pretty fishing village of Robe. Take a side trip to Cape Jaffa and the Coorong National Park then continue through to the famous sinkholes on the Limestone Coast. Diving can be done in some of these sinkholes, but some caves contain noxious fumes. Hiring a guide is recommended. See the highlights of Mt. Gambier, including the Blue Lake located in the crater of a volcanic crater.