This is your chance to experience the best that King Island has to offer. April is an ideal time of year to visit King Island with drier weather & also being one of the busiest months for local tourism operators. Our dates are also over the easter long weekend, so what better way to celebrate the holidays than a trip to King Island.
As part of this tour you’ll get to meet and also support the local Aussie farmers - many of which are local golfers themselves and all but happy to share a yarn or two with you about the historical significance of King Island. This tour has been made with a purpose to not only celebrate what I truly believe is Australia’s best golf experience, but also to celebrate the food, the culture and the down-to-earth country hospitality of King Island.
As we saw for our first tour in March, due to plane & accommodation capacity this tour will sell out quick, so if the itinerary and inclusions tick all your boxes then don’t delay - either give me a call or book online today.
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Experience the luxury of having your golf clubs, airport transfers and more looked after for you.
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Combine your golf with luxury accommodation already taken care of for you so you can relax easier.
4 Nights Accommodation
Cape Wickham Golf Links
4 x Breakfast Daily
2 x Dinners including beverages
1 x Currie Tour & Lunch
1 x Lunch at Wild Harvest
1 x Whisky Tasting
1 x King Island Cheese Tour & Tasting
1 x Round at Cape Wickham inc motorised cart
1 x Round at King Island Golf Club
1 x Round at Ocean Dunes inc motorised cart
All functions & day trips
South Island King Island Tour
Transfers / Sightseeing
Airfares from Melbourne/Launceston/Hobart
Round trip golf & airport transport
Golf Club Valet
Best of King Island Sightseeing Tours
Souvenir Tour Polo
Fully escorted by experienced host
WED APR 13 - DAY 1: KING ISLAND GOLF TOUR BEGINS
Airfares Included In Your Package:
SH926 departing Essendon at 15:00pm
SH892 departing Launceston at 7.00am
Short stroll in the township of Currie - local sights & surrounds.
Group transfer to Cape Wickham & check into accommodation.
Accommodation: Cape Wickham Ocean View
Stylishly appointed, the rooms at Cape Wickham provide an elegant accommodation option for golfers wishing to stay on site at the golf course. With views of the course and Victoria cove. The spacious rooms come complete with a veranda to watch the sun dip over the horizon with a glass of red/white in your hand and a block of King Island cheese to match.
Speak to your appointed Golf Journeys Travel Expert to organise delivery of food/goods to your room before arrival.
DINNER: A Taste of King Island Welcome Dinner
Enjoy a culinary feast of all things King Island this 4 course meal matched with local Tasmanian wines provides the perfect start to a week of golf and fun.
THUR APR 14 - DAY 2: BUCKET LIST GOLF AT CAPE WICKHAM
We’ve been hosting groups to King Island since it first opened and have returned back many times since. When asked “What’s your favourite hole”, there is honestly no easy answer, there are just too many great holes to single one out. It’s pure links golf, as nature intended, and we won’t be surprised when this course makes its way into the top 10 in the world. Our advice for todays round is to enjoy every shot, the good and the bad, it's a magical experience that only a privileged few have yet enjoyed.
Whisky & Cheese Tasting
As you pass halfway during your round, you'll be in for a treat and a taste of the island, today we enjoy locally distilled King Island Whisky & a selection of accompanying local King Island Cheeses.
✔ 18 holes & Motorised Cart included
FRI APR 15 - DAY 3 : KING ISLAND 'PRESIDENTS CUP STYLE TOURNAMENT' & TOUR OF THE ISLAND
After breakfast we make our way across to the Cape Wickham lighthouse to tell the story of the construction of the tallest light house in Australian and the two worst maritime disasters in Australia’s history which happened off king Islands coast.
Our next stop is linked to one of these wrecks the Neva And hence the naming of disappointment bay which is anything but a disappointment one of king islands most spectacular bays.
Following our visit to disappointment bay we make our way to Martha Lavinia reserve a ramsar sight of international importance. In the Lavinia reserve lies Martha Lavinia beach one of the top surfing locations in Australia with a very iconic wave and fantastic fishing.
From hear we make our way to Currie as we showcase the island's largest industry - the beef industry. Before we make our way to golf we will be treated to one of the island's delicacy's - lunch at the local bakery with freshly prepared crayfish pie.
After our tour, we are guests on the best 9 hole course in the southern hemisphere - King Island Golf Club. Our group will be split into teams of 2 and matched up against the friendly locals. Post round, we'll get to share a yarn with the local's and learn more about King Islands rich history. Many of the members have more than 4 generations of history to share.
✔ 9 holes Walking - Motorised Cart Available On Request
Non-Golfers: Continue tour to discover the south island of King Island.
Dinner & Presentations including Beverages
After your round, enjoy a drink and one of the best views in the island from the clubhouse as we present the rounds winners followed by a beautiful dinner of local caught crayfish / king island beef.
SAT APR 16 - DAY 4: A ROUND AT OCEAN DUNES & A SPECIAL LUNCH
As you awake, your host and the local farmers have prepared a hearty breakfast ready to takeaway of local fresh produce.
Following your breakfast, you'll transfer this morning to Ocean Dunes approx. 45 mins from Cape Wickham.
Fortune favours the brave on this course. Heroic tee shots will set you up nicely for your approach, but a miss hit here or there and you’ll be needing to restock on golf balls at the pro shop. There’s some real cracking holes which rival some of the best in the world, so take your time to soak it all in and enjoy the experience.
✔ 18 holes & Motorised Cart included
Wild Harvest Lunch
Regarded as the best restaurant on King Island. The team at Wild Harvest are renowned for using fresh, seasonal produce. Todays set menu will be sure to impress and be a celebration of King Island culture & food.
SUN APR 17 - DAY 5: REDEMPTION ROUND & EASTER SUNDAY
Enjoy your Sunday Easter breakfast before your redemption round of golf on Cape Wickham.
Today we’ve also arranged some extra prizes and chocolate up for grabs (it is Easter after all!)
Shower facilities will be available after your round. With transfers taking you back to King Island airport to meet your flights organised by Golf Journeys back home.
We also offer a tour of the surrounding areas for those looking to see more of King Island before you bid adieu.
AFTER GOLF/TOUR: Return Airport Transfers
Return Flights Included In Tour
SH926 departing King Island at 15:00pm & arriving into Melbourne (Essendon) at 15.45pm
SH895 departing King Island at 16.50pm & arriving into Launceston at 18.05pm
Meet new people on tour, enjoy your beverages of choice, celebrate with like-minded golfers & let your hair down.
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