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Brisbane (AU) - Hobart (AU)

27 July - 17 August 2020

21 days, Bark Europa

From € 3410,-

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Bark Europa:
Brisbane (AU) - Hobart (AU)

27 July - 17 August 2020

Sailing in Australia, via Lord Howe Island. Sail the Coral sea and onwards into the Tasman sea during 3 weeks on board a traditional Tall Ship. The varying wind and current patterns in this regionwill make your voyage extra interesting as they offer the best conditions for some great sailing. Hoist the sails, take them away and climb the masts to stow the sails with with an unbeatable 360 degree view of this great continent and its impressive coastlines with many inlets, small bays and harbours leading into the many national parks on this eastern side of Australia. Visit the wild and untamed Lord Howe Island before making your way even further south to Tasmania. Open to Windseekers of 15 years and older. Only places in 4/6 person cabins available.

Ports

Brisbane is one of Australia’s oldest and largest cities. It’s situated on the east coast inside a peninsula of the Brisbane River, at the Coral Sea. Visit a Koala Sanctuary then take in the views from Mount Coot-tha Lookout spot or the Story Bridge. You can spend a relaxing day on the beach or visit the Queensland Art Gallery & Gallery of Modern Art to see the works of art from Australia, Asia and the Pacific. No matter your interests, you are sure to find something to do in Brisbane!

Hobart is the capital city of the Australian island of Tasmania. Once there don’t miss the spectacular views from Mount Wellington! Spend the day with exotic animals of the Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary or among the plants in the botanical garden. If you’re an art-lover the Museum of Old and New Art is a must-see. Follow the exciting day with a seafood dinner on the pier.

  • Brisbane (AU)

  • Hobart (AU)

Key points

  • Dates: 27 July 2020 - 17 August 2020
  • Embarkation: 17:00 / Disembarkation: 9:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum 48
  • No sailing experience required!
  • Official language on board: English
  • Price includes: accommodation and meals, excludes drinks at the bar
  • Price excludes transportation costs to-and from the ports. Our travel counsellor can advise you and book your transfers
  • Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
  • Need to take with you on board: towels

This travel service is not covered by VZR Garant’s guarantee scheme. You can read more about this guarantee scheme and its conditions in VZR Garant’s Guarantee Scheme (which can be found by going to www.vzr-garant.nl/en).

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    "I felt like a free human. Everything I did felt so good."

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  • Jet (31) Netherlands

    "As crew, there is nothing better then standing back and seeing the trainees do all the work and do it perfectly!"

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