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LADIES ONLY: Tour Canberra's Floriade Festival & Tulip Time in Bowral (September 2021)

Grab the girls for a short break!

Indulge your inner gardener on a Travel at 60 exclusive hosted group tour for our female community members. Travel with like-minded ladies as you enjoy Australia's most iconic annual floral event AND its premier spring festival on this affordable ready-made tour!

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About this holiday

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Your tour at a glance

This 4 day tour combines Canberra’s spectacular Floriade event and the Bowral Tulip Time Festival with an exploration of the verdant Southern Highlands, Parliament House Canberra and the moving Australian War Memorial.

  • Spend four days with like-minded travellers
  • Meet a sheep farmer and enjoy a barbecue lunch on his farm
  • Tour Parliament House with a local expert
  • Explore the Australian War Memorial
  • Become enveloped in masses of blooms at Floriade
  • Visit Bowral during the tulip season
  • Celebrate your trip with new found friends at a Devonshire Tea

Are you a solo traveller? If you'd rather not pay the single supplement, we can happily pair you with another single female traveller. Ask your travel consultant for more details!

Call our local travel team today on 1300 414 198 for more information.


  • 1 night accommodation at Rydges Sydney Central
  • Exclusive Travel at 60 welcome dinner in Sydney
  • 2 nights accommodation at Crowne Plaza Canberra
  • Breakfasts daily + 1 lunch + 1 dinner + 1 Devonshire Tea
  • Entry into Floriade
  • Travel by luxury coach
  • Experienced Travel Director and Driver Guide


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Superior Room - Rydges Sydney Central

The accommodation you will enjoy on this tour includes:

  • Rydges Sydney Central
  • Crowne Plaza Canberra

Travel dates


22-25 September 2021 - ONE DEPARTURE ONLY!

  • Twin share - from $1259 per person
  • Sole use - from $1735 per person

Want to avoid the single supplement? If you're willing to share, we can happily pair you with another solo traveller. Subject to availability of another female guest willing to share.

Call our local travel team today on 1300 414 198 for more information.



22 Sep 2021 - Arrive Sydney
Today make your way to the Rydges Sydney Central for a pre-tour night's accommodation before you start your journey to Canberra early tomorrow morning. This evening meet your Travel at 60 Host and fellow guests in the hotel restaurant for a group welcome dinner.

  • Overnight - Rydges Sydney Central
  • Included Meals - Dinner

23 Sep 2021 - Sydney - Canberra
After breakfast, you'll depart the hotel and head to the Southern Highlands for a morning tea stop. Later arrive at Gold Creek Station, meet a local grazier and enjoy a barbecue lunch. Gold Creek is a working pastoral property that currently runs merino sheep and beef cattle. On arrival in Canberra enjoy a Parliament House tour followed by a visit to the Australian War Memorial. Arrive at your hotel in time to freshen up before your group dinner.

  • Overnight - Crowne Plaza Canberra
  • Included Meals - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

24 Sep 2021 - Canberra - Floriade
Today is free for you to enjoy Floriade at your Leisure. See not only over a million flowers but also markets, sculptures, workshops and live music.

  • Meals - Breakfast
  • Overnight - Crowne Plaza Canberra

25 Sep 2021 - Canberra - Sydney
This morning we depart Canberra and discover the Southern Highlands at the outset of the Tulip Season in Bowral (subject to Tulip season dates). Enjoy Devonshire Tea as a group before continuing our journey back to Sydney where our tour concludes.

  • Meals - Breakfast, Devonshire Tea




Please note that the tour commences in Sydney at the Rydges Sydney Central and you can arrive anytime before 5:00pm on Day 1. Due to the late return to Rydges Sydney Central on day 4, please ensure that when booking flights home they do not depart before 8:00pm or you may prefer to stay an additional night in Sydney.

Arrival & Departure Transfers:
If you are arriving or departing in Sydney on a flight, transfers from/to the airport are an additional cost, which our friendly travel team can arrange for you. Alternatively the hotel in Sydney is a 4 minute walk from Sydney Central Station should you wish to use public transport.

Luggage Allowance:
Luggage is limited to one medium size suitcase per person, the sum of its length/width and depth not to exceed 140cm (56”) plus an overnight bag (airline bag size) which may be carried on board the coach. Maximum weight of all luggage is not to exceed 20kg (40lbs).

Willing to share:
One of the advantages of travelling on a Travel at 60 dedicated group departure is, we have the ability to match solo travellers so that you they can avoid paying the single supplement. Subject to availability of another female willing to share.

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Fine print


Travel at 60 and supplier booking conditions apply.

Non-refundable deposit of $200 per person is due within 7 days of booking. Final payment is due no later than Thursday 24 June 2021. Once final payment has been received travel documents will be sent to you 2 weeks prior to departure.