Brisbane, set on the meandering Brisbane River, is one of the world’s most liveable cities, with delicious sub-tropical warmth and friendly locals. The 1st Test at the famous GABBA ground often sets the tone for the rest of the series. Be there to see the opening salvos, as Australia & England tussle to impose their authority on the series.
|TOUR PRICES (per person, excluding international flights)||Double/Twin||Single|
|Brisbane||£ 2,500||£ 3,400|
Sunday 19 NovemberDepart the UK from your choice of airport, on your choice of airline, in your choice of seat category. Phone us on 01844 343 800 to discuss your requirements and we will get you a quote. You are also free to book your own flights online or with frequent flyer points.
Monday 20 NovemberIn-flight
bBreakfast LLunch dDinner cCocktails party
Tuesday 21 November cOn arrival in Brisbane transfer to the Stamford Plaza Hotel. Remainder of the day is ‘at leisure’ for you to recover from your journey. This evening join us for our ‘Welcome’ Cocktail Party. Canapés and drinks are included.
Wednesday 22nd November b lToday we take you on a full day tour of Brisbane including a cruise on the river and lunch atop Mt Coot-tha with stunning views back over the city.
Thursday 23rd – Monday 27th November b
1st Magellan Test, Brisbane Cricket Ground, WoolloongabbaThe excitement will be intense as the Ashes gets underway. We will take you to and from the ‘Gabba’ each day by luxury, air-conditioned coach. In between, enjoy the match from top category Platinum seats behind the bowler’s arm and in the shade.
Friday 24th November b cThis evening we will host a private ‘Cricket’ cocktail party/forum where you will have the opportunity to meet and chat personally with our celebrity cricket guest. Canapés and drinks are included.
Monday 27th November b dThis evening we say goodbye to Brisbane with a celebratory farewell dinner, including three courses and drinks.
Tuesday 28th November bTransfer to the airport to either fly back home to the UK or Adelaide and then on to our Barossa Valley Tour
Stamford Plaza, Brisbane – 5 star
- Upgraded Deluxe rooms (higher floors for better views)
- Superb location by the river