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?


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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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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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 6 Jul 2020 -
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.


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.

From:  $2,090pp*

6 days | Departs Sep to Oct -
Indulge your inner gardener on a journey that combines Canberra’s spectacular Floriade event and the Bowral Tulip Time Festival with an exploration of the verdant Southern Highlands.

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.

From:  $5,240 $4,490pp*

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.

Featured Trip
From:  $9,190 $8,890pp*

21 days | Departs May to Sep -
Travel onboard the amazing Rocky Mountaineer and see Vancouver, Banff, Lake Louise, Jasper National Park, Sun Peaks & Whistler before cruising through spectacular Glacier Bay.

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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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Luxury Experiences

Lights Over The Centre

From:  $4,290pp*

7 days | Departs Apr to Sep -
Experience the best of Australia’s iconic Red Centre, visiting Uluru (Ayers Rock), the unique Kata Tjuta (the Olgas), spectacular Kings Canyon and the unique Outback town of Alice Springs.

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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.

Featured Trip

Guided Touring

Magic of New Zealand

From:  $5,350 $4,550pp*

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.
Now open for bookings until March 2021!

Featured Trip
From:  $1,350pp*

4 days | Departs 26 Mar 2020 -
Melbourne » Yarra Valley
A special opportunity to experience the 25th Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show at the historic Royal Exhibition Building. This 4 day getaway includes a day at the show as well as entry to the Gardens by Twilight event, followed by a fun day in the Yarra Valley wine region.

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Guided Touring

Murray River Magic

From:  $1,690pp*

6 days | Departs 28 Apr 2020 -
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

New Zealand Wonders

From:  $6,200 $5,250pp*

17 days | Departs year round -
Discover the spectacular highlights of both of New Zealand’s islands, before finishing your journey with a ride aboard the world-famous TranzAlpine Train.
Now open for bookings until March 2021!

Featured Trip

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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River Cruising

Riverboat Holiday Party

From:  $1,250pp*

5 days | Departs Feb to Dec -
The ultimate river adventure! Begin with a lunch at the Mercure Hotel in the heart of Adelaide and explore the city’s highlights. Board the Murray Princess for 5 amazing days of fun & excitement with a range of activities included each day.

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Escorted Touring

Sensational Sydney

From:  $2,490pp*

5 days + Extension | Departs 20 Apr 2020 -
Sydney » Blue Mountains » Hawkesbury River » Adelaide

Don't miss out on this escorted tour to Sydney featuring the 'La Traviata' opera performance on Sydney's iconic harbour, Dolly Parton's '9 to 5' musical & more.

Featured Trip
From:  $2,990pp*

10 days | Departs 18 May 2020 -
Join us on a truly magnificent journey into the rugged Cann River Forests and along the East Coast to Mallacoota. Later, explore more of sensational Canberra in its full glory before returning back to Adelaide via the stunning Snowy Mountains.


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.