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Trek to Lambert Centre

  • 9 Sep 2020
  • 20 Sep 2020
  • Alice Springs to Adelaide
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DRAFT PROGRAMME FOR TREK TO LAMBERT CENTRE


This exciting 12 day trip includes air-fares from Brisbane to Alice Springs, a luxury 4WD Tour Coach with a driver/guide and camp cook. Many included attractions as detailed below, as well as all breakfasts and dinners and most lunches. Some camping and some motels/cabins.


Tentative Cost not exceeding $4500 per person twin share, with single supplement of $575.


Maximum limit 20 people. Expressions of Interest at no cost to be registered as soon as possible, with first deposits of $125 per person required by 9 September 2019, $150 by 9 December 2019 and $350 by 9 March 2020. Full non-refundable balance per person required by 9 July 2020.


Full Draft Itinerary, Accommodation and Coach Details:

Day 1: Wednesday 09/09/20 – Arrive Alice Springs. (Stay 2 nights at Desert Palms in twin share cabins)

Day 2: Thursday 10/09/20 – Alice Springs sightseeing

Day 3: Friday 11/09/20 – Western Macdonald Ranges (Stay: Kings Creek Station Safari Cabins)

Day 4: Saturday 12/09/20 – Kings Canyon & Uluru (Stay Yalara 2 nights camping in 2-person tents)

Day 5: Sunday 13/09/20 – Uluru & Kata-Tjuta National Parks (Eyers Rock and the Olgas)

Day 6: Monday 14/09/20 – Travel to Lambert Centre 2 nights (camping in 2-person tents)

Day 7: Tuesday 15/09/20 – RGSQ Lambert Centre activities

Day 8: Wednesday 16/09/20 – Travel to Coober Pedy (Stay Coober Pedy: twin share cabins)

Day 9: Thursday 17/09/20 – Coober Pedy & William Creek (Stay: William Creek - Hotel accommodation)

Day 10: Friday 18/09/20 – Optional Lake Eyre Scenic flight & Roxby Downs (Stay: Roxby Downs - camping in

2-person tents)

Day 11: Saturday 19/09/20 – Woomera & Port Augusta (motel accommodation)

Day 12: Sunday 20/09/20 – depart Adelaide for home

Included attractions:

Alice Springs Sightseeing Tour including guided tour of Alice Springs Telegraph Station

Entry and self-guided tour of Alice Springs Desert Park

Entry to National Transport Hall of Fame & Ghan Museum, Alice Springs

Western MacDonald Ranges including Stanley Chasm and Simpsons Gap

Guided Rim Walk at Kings Canyon or self-guided canyon walk

Sunset viewing of Uluru with drinks and nibbles

Uluru Sunrise tour

Guided base tour of Uluru

Visit Uluru -Kata-Tjuta Cultural Centre

Guided walk at Walpa Gorge at the Olgas

Guided tour of Coober Pedy including underground mine, underground house and underground church

Guided tour of Andamooka Opal Fields & Sunset tour at Roxby Downs

Entry to Woomera Heritage Centre

Entry to Wadlata Outback Centre in Port Augusta

Meal inclusions:

Daily breakfast – a mix of continental and cooked breakfast / 7 lunches / Daily 2 course dinners

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Dedicated 2-person coach crew including experience driver/guide and camp cook

The 4WD Coach:

22 reclining seats with lap-sash seat belts and plenty of leg room

Arm rests & foot rests to each set of seats (no foot rests in front row)

Road-cam – see what's happening up ahead via the TV monitor in passenger saloon

Large windows with curtains

Overhead luggage racks

Overhead reading lights to each seat

Reverse cycle – climate-controlled air-conditioning

Air bag suspension for comfort

Onboard fridge and freezer

Onboard hot water urn

Kitchen facilities

Onboard rest room – rear of coach (not in passenger saloon)

Luggage storage facilities

Satellite phone for emergency contact in remote areas

Camping equipment

Two (2) person tents, equipped with camp stretcher, air mattress and/or bed roll.

All plates, cups, bowls and eating utensils for meals will be supplied by Stonestreets Travel

Guests should bring their own sleeping bag, pillow, towel & 12-volt light / torch for tent and getting around

at night.




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