Australia & the Pacific Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Australia & the Pacific activity »
  1. 1 Aussie fodorites - can u help?
  2. 2 Girls long weekend to Sydney/Katoomba
  3. 3 Rental Cars Locations Auckalnd
  4. 4 Driving quesitons for New Zealand in the Winter
  5. 5 Knowing the right shipping cargo container.
  6. 6 Travel to New Zealand
  7. 7 North Island - 5 days - Wellington - Auckland
  8. 8 Tour operators
  9. 9 Trip Report An Autumn Month in NZ
  10. 10 4 weeks itinerary
  11. 11 time needed - disembarking ferry and to WLG airport
  12. 12 Winterfest - Medieval Festival - Parramatta
  13. 13 Need advice for South Island New Zealand trip
  14. 14 Sydney-Queensland-New Zealand
  15. 15 travel agency for PNG
  16. 16 Blue Mountains
  17. 17 New Zealand North Island Trip recommendations
  18. 18 Port Arthur v Alcatraz
  19. 19 Please critique our South Island, NZ itinerary
  20. 20 camper van tour.. 5 months itinery needed
  21. 21 A week in Brisbane/Sunshine coast, sightseeing suggestions needed.
  22. 22 Melbourne hotels
  23. 23 Car rental for Kangaroo Island
  24. 24 Physically Disabled Solo Traveler in Sydney, Cairns
  25. 25 Where to go for 6 days after Sydney Congress
View next 25 » Back to the top

Fiji versus Whitsundays

Jump to last reply

Spending 5 weeks touring Australia this July/first wk Aug. Thought we'd break this trip by having 7 nights in Fiji (Westin, Denarau) but travel agent who has visited Fiji and all of east coast Aus thinks we would be wasting our time (4hr flight) and money as the Whitsunday Islands and tropical northern Queensland are far better value, warm enough and would save travelling time. Can anyone help -we are not into sailing and have our 2 adult children (18 and 21) with us. Our itinerary is Singapore, Sydney, Ayers Rock, Palm Cove/Port Douglas then work way down coast inc few nights in Surfer's paradise and Brisbane. Any advice welcome - he gave me impression we'd need to fly to the outlying islands of Fiji to get the gorgeous beaches and that would mean more travelling and much higher cost.

2 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement