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Great Barrier Reef

There's Nothing Like Australia

Sydney, Cairns & Brisbane from $3,265*

  • 9 Days/ 7 Nights, Australia
  • Accommodation: Sydney (2 Nights), Cairns (3), Brisbane (2)
  • Private Transfers: Sydney Airport to Accommodation (Return), Brisbane Airport to Accommodation (Return)
  • Shuttle Transfers: Cairns Airport to Accommodation (Return)
  • International Flights: Los Angeles to Sydney, Brisbane to Los Angeles
  • Australian Domestic Flights: Sydney to Cairns, Cairns to Brisbane
  • US Domestic Flights: Are not included, but can be included on request
  • Free and Independent Travel (Not a Group Tour)
  • Add First-Class Tours with our Discounted Tours Package!
  • Extend your vacation with a visit to Gold Coast!
  • Add both packages and receive a FREE tour in Gold Coast!

Ruby in Sydney

Melbourne, Hobart & Port Douglas from $3,495*

  • 11 Days/ 9 Nights, Australia
  • Accommodation: Melbourne (2 Nights), Hobart (3), Port Douglas (4)
  • Private Transfers: Melbourne Airport to Accommodation (Return), Hobart Airport to Accommodation (Return)
  • Shuttle Transfers: Cairns Airport to Port Douglas Accommodation (Return)
  • International Flights: Los Angeles to Melbourne, Brisbane to Los Angeles
  • Australian Domestic Flights: Melbourne to Hobart, Hobart to Cairns, Cairns to Brisbane
  • US Domestic Flights: Are not included, but can be included on request
  • Free and Independent Travel (Not a Group Tour)
  • Customize with your choice of discounted packages!

Ruby and friend at Twelve Apostles

Sydney, Darwin & Cairns from $3,685*

  • 11 Days/ 9 Nights, Australia
  • Accommodation: Sydney (3 Nights), Darwin (3), Cairns (3)
  • International Flights: Los Angeles to Sydney, Cairns to Los Angeles via Brisbane
  • Australian Domestic Flights: Sydney to Darwin, Darwin to Cairns
  • US Domestic Flights: Are not included, but can be included on request
  • Free and Independent Travel (Not a Group Tour)
  • Customize with your choice of discounted add-on packages!

Ruby at Katherine Gorge in Kakadu National Park

 

COVID Travel Restrictions and Additional Costs

Australia COVID Travel Restrictions and Additional Costs

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Questions about Australia’s COVID travel restrictions? We’re here for you! As specialists in travel to Australia, we are keeping up to date on all restrictions and providing our clients with the information they need to make their trip to Australia a reality.

Great news! Australia is making it easier to visit!

We will update this as often as possible, but please understand these are fluid and may change. Costs associated with travel requirements to Australia are not included in your itinerary unless specifically listed. We will update this information with approximate costs as we become aware of them.

Last Updated: 12/7/2022

Going to Australia

Travelers are reminded that it is your responsibility to ensure you meet the requirements of the airline you are traveling with and any countries you transit through.

Here’s what you need to visit Australia:

Stay up to date on Australia Travel Requirements, click here. To view a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), click here.

Applying for your Visa

Tips for filling out your Australia ETA (Visa) application:

  • ETA are instantly approved unless any application errors or eligibility issue.
    • Most common eligibility issues seen involve criminal convictions.
      Please see our tips for USA passport holders with criminal history (https://www.aboutaustralia.com/travel-tips/travel-visa-australia/)
    • Avoid the following common errors that will hold up your application.
      • Name Mis-spelling – Double check your work!
      • Entering dates in the USA format instead of DAY – MONTH- YEAR
      • Mixing up the SURNAME and FIRST NAME Fields
  • ETAs can ONLY be processed through the official Australian ETA App on your smart phone.

Australian ETA

 

  • If you are unable to complete the ETA application can apply for a standard Tourist Visa – subclass 600 – via a web form. Processing time is currently about 3 weeks.
  • Questions? Call the Global Service Center BEFORE submitting your application to ensure quick processing times.
    • Phone Number +61 2 6196 0196

To Return to the USA

Stay up to date on USA travel restrictions: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel.html


Travel Agency Reviews

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Alexandra Stra
It was an amazing trip. The tours were excellent.
Nicole Marcelo
We loved Australia!

Thank you so much Koda for all the recommendations and the itinerary tips! The stay in Melbourne was centered right in the middle - loved the people, lots to eat, lots to do and see. We loved our stay - our balcony was so beautiful - we loved our view so much! Cairns - loved our hotel and everything was in walk-able distance, we had an ocean view, sunrise was magical - wished we extended our stay and went with your recommendation to extend our trip for another night! Sydney - loved the(...)

Mary Rice
Great job

About Australia did a fantastic job planning our trip. We enjoyed the flexibility of designing it based on our preferences. I highly recommend this service!

John & Jeanne Koch
Beautiful country and wonderful people

Jeanne and I highly recommend a trip to Australia and to use About Australia for your arrangements! Everything they recommended we tried to fit into our schedule and it was well worth it. We especially loved Cairns and snorkeling on the Barrier Reef and hope to go back again at some point to spend more time there. One day on the water was not enough!
All of our flight arrangements made by About Australia were good except our return flight from Sydney to San Francisco. Qantas changed the(...)

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