Short Breaks

Sometimes the finest travel experiences are right on one’s doorstep. This unique collection of tours is designed so that you can easily get away for a short, affordable and enriching travel experience in the company of like-minded others.

Music by the Springs

Chamber Music in Country Victoria

with Phillip Sametz

09–12 July 2021 (4 days)

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Australian Festival of Chamber Music

Townsville

with Mary Jo Capps

23–27 July 2021 (5 days)

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Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair

Plus the Telstra Aboriginal Art Awards, and rock art of Kakadu

with Wally Caruana

5–10 August 2021 (6 days)

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Art Deco Potts Point

Architectural treasures of Sydney’s Inner East

with Claudia Chan Shaw

Saturday, 21 August 2021 (day tour)

Open for sale

Archaeological treasures of the Chau Chak Wing Museum

Antiquities from the Middle East, Greece and Cyprus

with Iain Shearer

Thursday, 26 August 2021 (day tour)

Open for sale

Galleries of the NSW Hunter Region

Newcastle and Maitland

with Brian Ladd

07–09 September 2021 (3 days)

Open for sale

Food and Wine in Orange and the Central West

Private Wine Tastings and Cuisine in Regional NSW

with Peter Bourne

10–14 September 2021 (5 days)

Open for sale

Opera in the Outback

Opera Gala at Uluru, Northern Territory

with Mairi Nicolson

17–20 September 2021 (4 days)

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European Masterpieces from The Met

Brisbane Art Escape

with Kathleen Olive

17–19 September 2021 (3 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

The Renaissance Tours Festival of Chamber Music 2021

Mitchelton Winery, Nagambie, Victoria

with Stewart Kelly

20–23 September 2021 (4 days)

Open for sale

Ancient Landscapes and Sacred Sites: an archaeological exploration of Far Western NSW

Mungo National Park, Menindee Lakes, Mutawintji National Park, Broken Hill

with Alex McKay

23–29 September 2021 (7 days)

Limited Availability

Hills and Vales of South Australia

Gardens, Art, History and Wine

with Julie Kinney

24 September – 01 October 2021 (8 days)

Open for sale

Melbourne Winter Masterpieces

The NGV International and Heide Museum of Modern Art

with Lorraine Kypiotis

25–28 September 2021 (4 days)

Open for sale

Treasures of the National Capital

Canberra

with Alan Dodge

25–29 September 2021 (5 days)

Open for sale

Art Deco Sydney

Architectural treasures of the Sydney CBD

with Claudia Chan Shaw

Saturday, 25 September 2021 (day tour)

Open for sale

In the Footsteps of John Glover

Hobart, Launceston and Glover Country

with Christopher Allen & Michelle Hiscock

27 September – 03 October 2021 (7 days)

Open for sale

Art Deco to Art Now: New Zealand

Wellington and Napier

with Claudia Chan Shaw

September/October 2021 (7 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

Looking Up

Tall Tales of Sydney Architecture

with Anthony Burke

Saturday, 09 October 2021 (day tour)

Open for sale

Food and Wine in Central Otago

Queenstown, Wanaka and Arrowtown

with Peter Bourne

15–19 October 2021 (5 days)

Open for sale

Tall Tales of Sydney’s Skyline

The rise of Barangaroo

with Anthony Burke

Saturday, 16 October 2021 (day tour)

Open for sale

New Zealand Now: Contemporary Art and Design

Auckland, Wellington, Dunedin and Christchurch

with Julie Ewington

18–31 October 2021 (14 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

In the Footsteps of von Guérard and Thomas Clark

Landscapes of Western Victoria

with Ron Ramsey

18–22 October 2021 (5 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

Private Gardens of the NSW Central Coast

The Hawkesbury and the Yarramalong Valley

with Robin Powell

19–22 October 2021 (4 days)

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Tasmanian Chamber Music Festival

Music in the Meander Valley

with Christopher Lawrence

21–25 October 2021 (5 days)

Open for sale

La Rondine in Canberra

National Opera

with Phillip Sametz

22–24 October 2021 (3 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

The Brisbane Ring (Cycle I)

with Peter Bassett

28 October – 05 November 2021 (9 days)

Open for sale

Landscapes and Galleries of the Mornington Peninsula

Sculpture Parks, Artists’ Studios and Gardens

with Gitte Weise

November 2021 (5 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

Food and Wines of the Margaret River

Western Australia

with Peter Bourne

05–09 November 2021 (5 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

The Brisbane Ring (Cycle II)

with Peter Bassett

05–13 November 2021 (9 days)

Open for sale

Spring Delights of the Yarra Valley

Gardens, Art and Food of Country Victoria

with Robin Powell

November 2021 (4 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

Private Gardens of Victoria

Melbourne, the Mornington Peninsula and Queenscliff

with Trisha Dixon

12–17 November 2021 (6 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

Gardens of the Australian Capital Territory

Canberra and beyond

with Genevieve Jacobs

12–15 November 2021 (4 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

The Brisbane Ring (Cycle III)

with Peter Bassett

13–21 November 2021 (9 days)

Open for sale

History and Landscapes of Norfolk Island

Norfolk Island

with Brad Manera

16–20 November 2021 (5 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

Private Collections and House Museums of Melbourne

Melbourne

with Kenneth Park

23–26 November 2021 (4 days)

Open for sale

Adelaide Artscape

The Tarnanthi exhibition at the AGSA and performances

with Joyce Morgan

25–28 November 2021 (4 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

Northern Rivers Art Trail

The Tweed Shire, Byron and HOTA

with Gitte Weise

25 November – 01 December 2021 (7 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

Weekend of Music in Margaret River

Western Australia

with Alan Dodge

26–29 November 2021 (4 days)

Open for sale

In the Footsteps of Arthur Boyd

Bundanon and Shoalhaven

with Christopher Allen

December 2021 (4 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**

Designing a Capital

Canberra

with Anthony Burke

03–05 December 2021 (3 days)

ON REQUEST **Register Your Interest**