Our Wallaby tour takes you to the vibrant city of Sydney at the height of their summer to see in the New Year in style and then take in the final test match of the series at the historic SCG stadium.
Famous for it’s world class beaches, it’s award winning cuisine and it’s famous tourist landmarks, Sydney is one of the finest cities in the world to visit. Add in the bonus of a New Years Eve fireworks event over the harbour that is as iconic as the attractions below and you have a recipe for an amazing cricketing supporters holiday.
Our Wallaby tour include flights, tickets and hotels, but you can add any kind of options you want including wine tasting excursions, Harbour Bridge climbs, guided walking tours and whole host of events and functions going on in Sydney throughout the Ashes.
The Final Test in Sydney
29th December 2017 to 10th January 2018
Sydney over New Year is an experience not to be missed! Which is why our Wallaby 5th Test Tour has to take in the New Year celebrations as well as the cricket. There’s no point coming all the way to the other side of the world and not seeing in the year Sydney style.
Our Wallaby Tour includes:
per person based on 2 sharing
Day 1 – Friday 29th December 2017
Arrive at London Heathrow for your evening flight to Melbourne. Our staff will be on hand to help you check in and make sure you have everything you need for your journey ahead. Flight details and timings to be confirmed.
Day 2 – Saturday 30th December 2017
Day 3 – Sunday 31st December 2017
New Years Eve – Arrival in Sydney and make your way to your hotel for a nine night stay on a Room Only basis.
For your New Years Eve celebrations, you can soak up the atmosphere in Sydney Harbour for the spectacular fireworks display or alternatively we can help arrange access to one of the organised events happening on the night.
Our recommendations include the Gala Concert and Midnight party at the Sydney Opera House, or take a dinner dance cruise on Sydney Harbour enjoying fine dining and drinks aboard the vessel in prime position for the fireworks as part of the Harbour Lights parade.
Days 4 to 6 – Monday 1st January 2018 to Wednesday 3rd January 2018
Days at leisure. With your time your own, you might like to hop on the ferry across the harbour to the laid back shopping district and beaches of Manly. Or perhaps you might like to take an open top bus tour around the city, or take in the sights and sounds of Bondi Beach.
Days 7 to 11 – Thursday 4th January 2018 to Monday 8th January 2018
The 5th Magellan Test – Make your way to the SCG for all five days of the final test. Will England wrap up a famous series victory and repeat the sprinkler dance celebrations that followed the teams success in 2010?
Day 12 – Tuesday 9th January 2018
Check out of your hotel in the morning and spend the day at leisure in Sydney. Make your way to Sydney Airport in the afternoon for your evening flight back to London. Your flight will make a short connecting stopover on route or we can organise a stop-over for a few days in a number of exciting destinations including Hong Kong, Singapore or Dubai.
Day 23 – Wednesday 10th January 2018
Arrive at London Heathrow airport.
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