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Pre and Post-Tour Options

Meeting and Events Australia have partnered with local tour operators to offer conference delegates a taste of Darwin and its surrounds. Local suppliers have discounted the following tours for you to take advantage of either as a lead up to the conference or as a post conference wind down. All tours are booked and paid directly with the tour operators.

Further enquiries can be made to conference@mea.org.au

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About Darwin

Territory Discoveries

 

 

 

Territory Discoveries – 9 Tours to Choose From

What’s Included:

Territory Discoveries have discounted a range of tours for MEA delegates, click here to download the tour options. Bookings can be made directly by calling 1800 642 343  or email groups@territorydiscoveries.com


Gagudju Dreaming Tours in Kakadu

Gagudju Dreaming Tours – 5 to Choose from in Kakadu

What’s Included:

Gagudju Dreaming Tours have discounted a range of tours for MEA delegates, click here to download the tour options. Bookings can be made directly by calling 1800 500 401 or email reservations@yellowwater.com.au


Darwin Walking Tours

Guided Heritage Walk – City Tour

Cost: $25pp, departing 9am from Darwin Holiday Shop

Highlights:

Spend 2 hours with a local guide uncovering delightful gems of Darwin history at every turn. Your local guide will bring to life stories of WWII bombings, cyclone Tracy, Aboriginal culture, the 1800’s gold rush and many other unexpected highlights.

What’s Included:

The relaxed walk explores major heritage sites and attractions including the War Memorial, Parliament House, Darwin Historic Precinct, Christchurch Cathedral, Explorer’s Monuments, tropical parks and much more.
Experience the heart and soul of Darwin while you wander through arcades, side streets and tropical parks. Visit attractions where vehicles don’t go. We walk at your pace.

To book, email info@darwinwalkingtours.com or call (08) 8981 0227. The cost is payable on the day.


Darwin Day Tours

Darwin Day Tours – 8 Tours to Choose From

What’s Included:

Darwin Day Tours have discounted a range of tours for MEA delegates, click here to download the tour options. Bookings can be made directly by calling 1300 721 365 or email daytours@darwindaytours.com.au


Aurora Kakadu

Aurora Kakadu – Accommodation in the world famous Kakadu National Park

Cost: Click here Best Online Rates Guarantee

Accommodation Highlights:

Just a two hour drive from Darwin, Aurora Kakadu is the perfect place to unwind and relax whilst enjoying the nature and surrounds of our famous world heritage listed National Park.
Situated in the wilderness of Kakadu in attractive spacious and lush surrounding, you’ll enjoy the flora and fauna of our Territory.
Aurora Kakadu is idyllic accommodation for couples or families. With wallabies and prolific birdlife making the area their home, there’s lots of enjoyment for the nature enthusiast, and children really have fun and take pleasure in the experience.

What’s Included:

There’s a large tropical garden for the family to enjoy, a pool with spa, tennis courts and, as it is the home of the Kakadu Barra Klash, you’ll find it the best spot for Fishing. 4WD tracks are also in abundance round the South Alligator region giving many hours of drive fun.

Call 08 8979 0166 or visit our website for more information. www.auroraresorts.com.au


Katherine Gorge & Edith Falls

AAT Kings – Katherine Gorge & Edith Falls

Cost: From $219.00, full day + 50% discount
Available: Please view website to check available days

Tour Highlights:

Leaving Darwin we travel south through tropical country, passing former WWII airstrips en route to Adelaide River. Continue to Edith Falls, where there is time for a refreshing swim in the paperbark and pandanas fringed waterhole beneath the falls (conditions permitting). We join a 2 hour scenic cruise through Katherine Gorge in Nitmiluk National Park, with a chance to see freshwater crocodiles sunning themselves on the banks of the river and many interesting species of birdlife.

What’s Included:

Lunch is included and the opportunity to view some of Darwin’s amazing scenery and surroundings.
To book please contact the Darwin office on 08 89236555 or email darwin.daytours@aatkings.com.au. The promo code when booking is: 364.


Lichfield National Park

AAT Kings – Lichfield National Park

Cost: From $149.00, full day + 50% discount
Available: Please view website to check available days

Tour Highlights:

We follow the Stuart Highway via the township of Batchelor to Litchfield National Park where we will visit the main falls. First stop is Florence Falls, where you have the opportunity for a scenic and interpretive bush and monsoon vine forest walk. There is also the chance for a swim by making your way down the stairs to the plunge pool below. Travel on to Tolmer Falls for a magnificent view of the water cascading down to the deep waterhole at the base of the falls. Finally we visit Wangi Falls, with its large crystal clear pool, another relaxing spot for a swim.

What’s Included:

Buffet lunch is included and the opportunity to view some of Darwin’s amazing scenery and surroundings.
To book please contact the Darwin office on 08 89236555 or email darwin.daytours@aatkings.com.au. The promo code when booking is: 364.


Kakadu National Park

AAT Kings – Kakadu National Park

Cost: From $215.00, full day + 50% discount
Available: Please view website to check available days

Tour Highlights:

Our tour sets off on the Arnhem Highway across the Adelaide River and Marrakai Plains. Stop at Nourlangie Rock, where you’re Guide will lead a walk to view ancient Aboriginal rock art. After lunch we join our local guide for a cruise on the famous Yellow Water Billabong. Search for saltwater crocodiles and the colourful range of birdlife for which this region is renowned. Visit the Warradjan Cultural Centre and view the informative displays depicting the traditions of the Aboriginal people in Kakadu, before returning to Darwin.

What’s Included:

Lunch is included and the opportunity to view some of Darwin’s amazing scenery and surroundings.
To book please contact the Darwin office on 08 89236555 or email darwin.daytours@aatkings.com.au. The promo code when booking is: 364.


Darwin Reef ‘n’ Wrecks Fishing Charters

Half Day Fishing Tour - Harbor

Half Day Harbor Fishing

Cost: $105.00 (Which includes a 25% discount to MEA Conference delegates)
Available: 5 hours – departs twice daily: 0530-11am and 11:30-4:30pm

Tour Highlights:

Fishing Darwin Harbor. Fish for Golden Snapper, Black Jew fish, cod, tusk fish and more. Your catch can be cooked on board or filleted and bagged by our experienced crew.

What’s Included:

Bacon and Egg Breakfast or Steak and Salad Sandwich for lunch, cheese, Kabana, fresh prawns and biscuits, Iced cold drinking water, tea and coffee, all fishing equipment and bait. All boats are equipped with Toilet and back shaded deck.
To book call 08 8941 6122 or visit the website for more information www.darwinreefnwrecks.com.au


Darwin Reef ‘n’ Wrecks Fishing Charters

Night Fishing

Night Fishing

Cost: $120.00 (Which includes a 25% discount to MEA Conference delegates)
Available: 5 hours – departs 4.30pm daily

Tour Highlights:

Enjoy the tranquillity of the Territory Sunset , Fish up to 2 nm offshore targeting black Jew fish, cod, golden snapper and more.
Your catch can be cooked on board or filleted and bagged by our experienced crew..

What’s Included:

Steak and Salad Sandwich for dinner, cheese, Kabana, fresh prawns and biscuits, Iced cold drinking water, tea and coffee, all fishing equipment and bait. All boats are equipped with Toilet and back shaded deck.
To book call 08 8941 6122 or visit the website for more information www.darwinreefnwrecks.com.au


5 Day Kakadu, Arnhem Land and Cobourg Peninsula Safari

5 Day Safari

Cost: $2,590.00 (Which includes a 10% discount to MEA Conference delegates)

Tour Highlights:

See Kakadu then journey off the beaten track and into Arnhem Land on a small group guided tour (max. 6 guests). Highlights include: exploring sacred rock art sites with an Aboriginal guide, remote safari-camp accommodation on the pristine Cobourg Peninsula, cruising the NT’s largest Marine Park by boat, wildlife spotting, fishing, delicious food and more! .

What’s Included:

All inclusive of meals, cruises, guides, accommodation, permits.
To book call 08 8927 5500 and mention this special or see our website www.venturenorth.com.au for a full itinerary.


Darwin Crocodile Park Crocosaurus Cove Tour

Crocosaurus Cove Tour

Cost:

Entry $16 (Save 50%)
Cage of Death (1 pax) $128 (Save $32)
Cage of Death (2 pax) $176 (Save $64)
Big Croc Feed Experience $47 (Save $32)

Tour Highlights:

Crocosaurus Cove, Darwin’s ultimate urban wildlife experience, allows visitors a unique, 360 degree, viewing experience of massive saltwater crocodiles, hatchlings and juveniles as well as being home to the “World’s largest display of Australian Reptiles” and the famous “Cage of Death”.

Please note that all Cage of Death dives and Big Croc Feed Experiences bookings must be made in advance to avoid disappointment. Please quote MEA Conference at the time of reservation or at the ticket desk for general entry. To book call (08) 8981 7522 or to find out more information about the tour please visit www.croccove.com.


Darwin Golf Club

Darwin Golf Club

Cost:

A 10% discount is offered on green fees, motorized buggy hire and club hire.

Tour Highlights:
Darwin Golf Club welcomes MEA delegates to their Darwin 2013 Conference. Delegates are invited to play golf on our course during their Darwin visit.

To book, go on-line www.darwingolfclub.com.au or email darwinproshop@gmail.com  or telephone 0889 271 015.


Wildman Wilderness Lodge

Wildman Wilderness Lodge

Tour Highlights:
Located in the majestic Mary River National Park Wetlands of the Northern Territory, Wildman Wilderness Lodge is an unforgettable experience, its teeming wildlife and unique tours a world far removed from your own, yet with all the modern comforts of great accommodation, delicious meals and wine to enjoy at the end of each day.

What’s Included:

10% SAVING –  2 NIGHT WILDMAN ESCAPE

From $513 per person

Price includes:

  • 2 night’s accommodation
  • Full breakfast and 3 course dinner daily
  • Home Billabong Cruise

10% SAVING –  3 NIGHT KAKADU VENTURE

From $972 per person

Price includes:

  • 3 night’s accommodation
  • Full breakfast and 3 course dinner daily
  • Home Billabong Cruise
  • Kakadu Day Tour (full day)

To book call (08) 8978 8955 or email the reservations team on reservations@wildman.com.au an quote “MEA 10% Saving”. For more information visit www.wildmanwildernesslodge.com.au


Paspaley Pearls and Cruise

Paspaley Pearls and Private Luncheon Cruise

Tour length: 4.5 hours day trip – 10.15am to 3.45pm
Min: 12 pax Max: 25 pax

Tour Highlights:
Indulge in the World of Paspaley during this exclusive tour. Enjoy a glass of champagne and an interactive insight into the fascinating and beautiful world of South Sea pearls at the Paspaley boutique. Discover the traditional method by which all fine pearls are graded and obtain expert tips to become a true pearl connoisseur. You will also have a unique opportunity to view and try on an array of magnificent Paspaley pearl strands – esteemed as the pinnacle of quality and natural beauty. Then step aboard an historic schooner for a leisurely 3 hour gourmet lunch cruise around magnificent Darwin Harbour.

What’s Included:
All transfers, tour costs and harbour cruise including lunch with premium beverage package.
Total Cost: $ 286pp incl GST (customised private tour for MEA delegates at special rate)
To book CLICK HERE or for further information call Christine on 08 8942 3388 or email chris@associatedadvertising.com.au


Wildman Wilderness Lodge

Wildman Wilderness Lodge – Cruise and Lunch

Tour length: Day trip – 8.30am to 4.30pm
Min:10 pax Max: 20 pax

Tour Highlights:
Discover the spectacular Mary River wetlands including an historic outback roadhouse stopover for a traditional bush morning tea. Experience the natural wonders of the Top End with an exclusive Billabong cruise then head to the luxurious Wildman Wilderness Eco-lodge for a gourmet lunch and a chance to relax on the veranda and take in the panoramic wetland views.

What’s Included:
All transfers, tour costs include morning tea stopover, billabong cruise and lunch with premium beverage package.
Total Cost: $308 incl GST (customised private tour for MEA delegates at special rate)
To book CLICK HERE or for further information call Christine on 08 8942 3388 or email chris@associatedadvertising.com.au


‘Alfred Nobel’

‘Alfred Nobel’ Sunset Dinner Cruise

Cost:
$120 per person, including return inner city hotel – wharf transfers ($20 PER PERSON SAVINGS!)

Tour Highlights:
This exclusive dining experience aboard the schooner “Alfred Nobel” includes a 4-course meal includes fresh breads served with a Roast Pumpkin Dip, Australian Olive oil & Malaysian Chicken Skewers hot from the BBQ, followed by chilled local Prawns & SA Oysters. We then fire up our BBQ and serve Local Barramundi fillets with a mango salsa, Prime Australian Beef skewers with a Bush Tomato Relish, served with a selection of salads. The meal concludes with a dessert platter to share of tropical fruit and macaroons with a chocolate Fondue & Coconut Pistachio after dip.
This cruise is a must for the perfect start or finale for your Darwin Experience.

For Bookings please call 089423131 or e-mail sales@darwinharbourcruises.com.au Please mention MEA to receive FREE transfers!