It’s so much more fun travelling together with fellow COTA members!

Enjoy the company of like-minded fellow travellers – members you may already know or new members that you will enjoy meeting. You are sure to meet members with similar interests as yourself as well!

Which style of holiday is for you?

Tours

Join us on our exclusive range of escorted holidays, guided holidays, small group tours, Outback adventures or our new Ladies Only Holidays.

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Cruises

Set sail with some of the world’s top cruise lines with our range of Ocean Cruises, River Cruises and new Cruise & Land Holidays.

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Packages

Choose from our amazing rail holiday packages & Short Breaks or create your own custom-made independent holiday itinerary.

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Today’s best holiday deals

Flights are included in the prices of our these holidays (as required, excludes cruises & day tours)

Featured Trip
From:  $3,490pp*

8 days | Departs 20 Nov 2020 -
Experience the best that Sydney has to offer on a tour of the city’s highlights & a night out at the Sydney Opera House. Spend a day exploring the picturesque Blue Mountains before travelling to Adelaide aboard Cunard’s luxurious Queen Elizabeth ship, stopping in Melbourne for a day along the way.

Featured Trip
From:  $2,850pp*

8 days | Departs 14 Sep 2020 -
Discover the amazing wildlife in the last great wilderness – South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula. See the Southern Right Whales at the Head of the Great Australian Bight, spot the Australian Sea Lions at Fowlers Bay, taste some of Australia’s best oysters at Coffin Bay and enjoy an opportunity to get up close with sharks at Port Lincoln.

Featured Trip
From:  $2,690pp*

7 days | Departs 19 Oct 2020 -
Adelaide » Mildura » Broken Hill » Tibooburra » Innamincka » Cooper Creek » Leigh Creek

Learn all about one of Australia’s most tragic stories, the Burke & Wills expedition and discover more of Australia’s Outback desert landscapes on our popular 7 day journey from Adelaide. Visit the famous Dig Tree, cruise along Cooper Creek, explore Mungo National Park and enjoy a stay at the iconic Innamincka Hotel.

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Rail Holidays

Cairns Reef & Rail

From:  $2,740 $2,590pp*

8 days | Departs year round -
Discover more of beautiful Tropical North Queensland with sightseeing activities in the Great Barrier Reef & the Daintree before travelling down the coast aboard the Spirit of Queensland.

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From:  $4,485 $2,699pp*

18 days | Departs 1 Nov 2019 -
Board the Golden Princess for the first ever cruise from Adelaide to Fiji! Visit some of the spectacular islands in New Caledonia, Vanuatu & Fiji, with 2 days in Melbourne along the way.

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From:  $5,040 $4,290pp*

7 days | Departs Jun & Oct -
Discover more of the Northern Territory’s Tropical Top End region before crossing the spectacular Outback aboard the legendary 4 Day Ghan Expedition train journey.

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Guided Touring

Kimberley Raw

From:  $6,690pp*

8 days | Departs May to Sep -
Join our amazing new journey to experience the breathtaking & awesome beauty of the Kimberley with highlights all the way from Broome to Darwin. This adventure also includes an option to extend your holiday with a journey aboard the Ghan Expedition train from Darwin to Adelaide.

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Guided Touring

Magic in the Kimberley

From:  $7,950pp*

12 days | Departs May to Sep -
Enjoy a tour through Western Australia’s magnificent Kimberleys region, travelling from Broome to Darwin. Includes a scenic flight over the spectacular Bungle Bungles Range.

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Featured Trip

Guided Touring

Magic of New Zealand

From:  $5,450 $4,650pp*

14 days | Departs year round -
Explore more of spectacular New Zealand on our best value for money coach touring experience ever, taking in the highlights of both the North & South Islands.

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Guided Touring

Murray River Magic

From:  $1,690pp*

6 days | Departs 17 Oct 2020 -
Adelaide » Mildura » Wentworth » Kyalite » Sea Lake » Lake Tyrell » Swan Hill

Visit the spectacular Murray Valley town of Mildura and enjoy a delicious dinner on a paddlesteamer cruise. See where the Murray & Darling Rivers join in Wentworth, see the amazing reflections in Lake Tyrell and travel to Swan Hill to visit the historic Pioneer Settlement.

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Guided Touring

Painted Desert Discovery

From:  $2,690pp*

7 days | Departs 10 Aug 2020 -
Join us on an exciting tour through the northern parts of South Australia! Visit the incredible Painted Desert on a journey that will also take you to Coober Pedy, the Flinders Ranges & one of Australia’s most iconic Outback roads – the Oodnadatta Track.

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Escorted Touring

Sensational Sydney

From:  $3,350pp*

7 days | Departs 7 Sep 2020 -
Sydney » Blue Mountains » Hawkesbury River

Don’t miss out on this escorted tour featuring the classic Fiddler on the Roof at the iconic Sydney Opera House, the smash-hit Frozen the Musical & the Canberra Floriade. A shorter 5 day tour is also available.

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Outback Adventures

Stockman’s Choice

From:  $3,840 $3,690pp*

10 days | Departs Apr to Oct -
Experience the spectacular Australian Outback on a guided tour to Longreach, including a return journey aboard the Spirit of the Outback train.

Featured Trip
From:  $2,850pp*

6 days | Departs 23 Sep 2020 -
Launceston » Longford » Cradle Mountain » Hobart » Port Arthur
Join us on this special springtime tour of Tasmania and discover some of the island state’s most amazing & beautiful gardens as well as its scenic & historic highlights.

From:  $2,990pp*

10 days | Departs May to Oct -
Explore Cairns & beautiful Tropical North Queensland before enjoying a luxurious stay at Magnetic Island and relaxing in a spacious RailBed aboard the Spirit of Queensland train.

Featured Trip
From:  $2,990pp*

8 days | Departs 10 Sep 2020 -
Adelaide » Coober Pedy » Alice Springs » Uluru (Ayers Rock) » Kata Tjuta (the Olgas) » Erldunda

A golden opportunity to experience the amazing Outback – from the unique Opal fields of Coober Pedy to Alice Springs & the wonder of Uluru in the Northern Territory’s iconic Red Centre! This fully inclusive tour includes everything you need from meals each day to entrance fees, touring & sightseeing.

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Outback Adventures

True Blue Magic

From:  $3,790pp*

11 days | Departs 3 Sep 2020 -
Adelaide » Broken Hill » Bourke » Charleville » Longreach » Boulia » Birdsville » Peterborough

Join us on an unforgettable journey through Australia’s spectacular Outback! Visit some of the country’s most iconic locations such as Broken Hill, Charleville, Longreach, Winton, Bedourie & Birdsville on our most popular Outback adventure.

Featured Trip
From:  $1,690pp*

5 days | Departs 26 Oct 2020 -
Experience a refreshing getaway packed with highlights & treats! Journey along some of Australia’s most spectacular coastline including South Australia’s picturesque Limestone Coast and Victoria’s world-famous Great Ocean Road.

Australian Getaways

Wildflowers in the West

From:  $2,490pp*

7 days | Departs Aug to Sep -
Experience Western Australia's famous wildflower season on a 7 day journey to Perth & Dongara, visiting wildflower farms & spectacular locations with a specialist wildflower guide.

From:  $5,390pp*

13 days | Departs May to Sep 2019 -
Explore the spectacular Gulf Country! Hop onboard 3 of Queensland’s spectacular train journeys. discover Chillagoe’s limestone caves, see historic Normanton and more!