You’ll need a big set of crayons to fill in the colour wheel of Oceania. Start with every shade of red imaginable: that will probably cover the ochre rocks and rusted deserts of the Outback. For the waters of the Pacific? Cobalt blue. But save plenty of turquoise and pale gold for the shallow sandbanks and coastal shoals of Timor and northern Queensland. Then there’s the pure white of New Zealand snow, the moss green of Tasmania's southern forests and the inky brown of a classic Melbourne espresso. Oceania is life in full colour, just the way we like it. Someone fetch us a crayon...

Our new tours in Oceania

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Delve through the deep south of New Zealand – taking stops at the Catlins, Doubtful...

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Beginning and ending in Queenstown, experience Central Otago’s vineyards and gold rush...

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Skim through Hobart, the Tasman Peninsula, Cradle Mountain, Launceston, Wineglass bay,...

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Journey from lush Darwin via Litchfield, Arnhem Land, Kakadu and Katherine to Uluru,...

Our destinations in Oceania

Oceania tour reviews

Uluru Adventure , October 2018

Jenny Wichert

Taste of Tasmania , October 2018

Zoe Yates

Rock to Rock, September 2018

Laura Behrens

Great Ocean Road Adventure ex Adelaide, September 2018

Lesley Jones

Kakadu, Katherine & Litchfield Adventure, September 2018

Lynda Proffitt

4WD Darwin to Broome Overland , September 2018

James Sheffield

4WD Darwin to Broome Overland , September 2018

Sarah Rudman

Taste of Tasmania , September 2018

Rebecca Curry

Uluru Adventure , September 2018

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