Short Breaks

Feel like a short break?
This unique collection of tours is for those who need a short break, closer to home. Discover a selection of journeys combining festivals, cultural activities and special events in Australia, New Zealand and Asia.

Tristan und Isolde in Perth

Plus Day Trip to York

with Alan Dodge

17–20 August 2018 (4 days)

**TOUR HAS COMMENCED**

Masterworks from MoMA in Melbourne

Melbourne, Victoria

with John McDonald

17–20 August 2018 (4 days)

**TOUR HAS COMMENCED**

William Morris in Adelaide

Adelaide, South Australia

with Michele Hill

25 September – 01 October 2018 (7 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Spartacus

at Arts Centre Melbourne

with Donna Cusack

25–27 September 2018 (3 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Tasmanian Chamber Music Festival

Music, Gardens, Food and Wine in Northern Tasmania

with Christopher Lawrence

25–28 October 2018 (4 days)

**FULLY BOOKED – WAITLIST ONLY**

Gardens of Tasmania

Meander Valley, Bay of Fires and the Derwent and Huon Valleys

with Jennifer Stackhouse

28 October – 05 November 2018 (9 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Food and Wine in Tasmania

Hobart, Huon Valley and Bruny Island

with Peter Bourne

02–06 November 2018 (5 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

William Morris in Adelaide

Adelaide, South Australia

with Michele Hill

04–10 November 2018 (7 days)

**FULLY BOOKED – WAITLIST ONLY**

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

at Arts Centre Melbourne

with Heath Lees

12–15 November 2018 (4 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

at Arts Centre Melbourne

with Heath Lees

15–18 November 2018 (4 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

La Scala Ballet in Brisbane

With Contemporary Dance by Queensland Ballet

with Donna Cusack

16–19 November 2018 (4 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

at Arts Centre Melbourne

with Heath Lees

17–20 November 2018 (4 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

at Arts Centre Melbourne

with Heath Lees

20–23 November 2018 (4 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Singapore Art Week 2019

Singapore

with Ron Ramsey

20–24 January 2019 (5 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Sydney Art and Culture Weekend

Masters of Modern Art from the Hermitage and the Sydney Festival

with Gitte Weise

23–27 January 2019 (5 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Adelaide Festival 2019

Adelaide, South Australia

with Mairi Nicolson

02–09 March 2019 (7 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Landscapes of the New South Wales South Coast

From Sydney to Merimbula

with Trisha Dixon

01–08 April 2019 (8 days)

Travel along the picturesque New South Wales’ South Coast from Sydney to Merimbula with garden writer and landscape writer Trisha Dixon to discover diverse gardens,…

Mona in Hobart

Weekend of Art, Wine and Culture in Tasmania

with Gitte Weise

04–07 April 2019 (4 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Sydney Theatre and Opera Weekend

West Side Story, Bell Shakespeare, Pinchgut Opera and the SSO

with Mary Jo Capps

04–08 April 2019 (5 days

Experience the unique spectacle of Opera Australia’s West Side Story on Sydney Harbour along with music, opera and theatre by some of Sydney’s leading artistic…

Gardens, Landscapes and Art of the Top End

Darwin and the Northern Territory

with Elizabeth Swane

24–30 April 2019 (7 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Canberra International Music Festival 2019

Canberra, ACT, Australia

with Genevieve Jacobs

May 2019 (5 days)

In the intimate setting of Canberra’s Fitters Workshop, experience classical music performances of the highest calibre by internationally-acclaimed musicians at the Canberra International Music Festival.

William Morris in Adelaide

Adelaide, South Australia

with Michele Hill

12–18 May 2019 (7 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

William Morris in Adelaide

Adelaide, South Australia

with Michele Hill

04–10 August 2019 (7 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Sydney Contemporary

Cutting Edge Art in Australia’s Urban Metropolis

with Gitte Weise

September 2019 (5 days)

Gain VIP access to Australia’s premier international art fair, Sydney Contemporary at the Carriageworks, and discover some of Sydney’s best contemporary art galleries on an…

Opera, Music and Art in New Zealand

New Zealand Opera, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and World of WearableArt

with Claudia Chan Shaw

26–30 September 2019 (5 days)

Explore the diversity and energy of art and culture in Wellington, attending opera and symphonic performances and the renowned design competition ‘World of WearableArt’.

Tasmanian Chamber Music Festival

Music, Gardens, Food and Wine in Northern Tasmania

with Christopher Lawrence

24–27 October 2019 (4 days)

Join us for a feast of fine classical music, gourmet cuisine and historic homes and gardens in northern Tasmania.

Food and Wine in South Australia and Kangaroo Island

South Australia and Kangaroo Island

with Peter Bourne

01–05 November 2019 (5 days)

Savour the gourmet delights of South Australia, from the powerful Shiraz of the McLaren Vale to the distinctive Cabernet Sauvignon and fresh produce of unspoilt…

Mona in Hobart

Weekend of Art, Wine and Culture in Tasmania

with Gitte Weise

14–17 November 2019 (4 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**