DATES

13 - 26 Nov, 2024 (sold out)
13 - 26 Nov, 2025

DURATION

14 Days

DIFFICULTY

Easy

PRICE

$8,990 (AUD)*
$500 off if you book before May 2024

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The Great Southern Land by Motorcycle

Embark on a remarkable motorcycle adventure of 2 lesser known Australian states – Victoria and Tasmania. Tasmania, despite its compact size – approximately 220kms long and 300kms wide – astonishes with its scenic prowess and Victoria with the Cultural capital of Melbourne and the incredible Greatest of Ocean Roads.

Kicking off with the iconic Great Ocean Road, our journey takes a dramatic turn as we cross to Tasmania aboard the Spirit of Tasmania ferry.

Tasmania’s allure lies in its mountainous passes, twisty roads, and hairpin turns, with a fifth of the island designated as World Heritage-listed. As you traverse over approximately 2000kms over seven days, encounter charming villages, rugged coastlines, pristine wilderness, and the warmth of friendly locals. The delectable local cuisine adds to the enchantment, making this trip a standout highlight in any riding enthusiast’s holiday repertoire.

Book now, risk free no money down.

*$8,990 (AUD) – all inclusive accommodation, motorcycle, fuel, insurance, support vehicle, ferry crossing and staff. Flights, personal travel insurance and drinks are not included. 

The Great Southern Land by Motorcycle

Embark on a remarkable motorcycle adventure of 2 lesser known Australian states – Victoria and Tasmania. Tasmania, despite its compact size – approximately 220kms long and 300kms wide – astonishes with its scenic prowess and Victoria with the Cultural capital of Melbourne and the incredible Greatest of Ocean Roads.

Kicking off with the iconic Great Ocean Road, our journey takes a dramatic turn as we cross to Tasmania aboard the Spirit of Tasmania ferry.

Tasmania’s allure lies in its mountainous passes, twisty roads, and hairpin turns, with a fifth of the island designated as World Heritage-listed. As you traverse over approximately 2000kms over seven days, encounter charming villages, rugged coastlines, pristine wilderness, and the warmth of friendly locals. The delectable local cuisine adds to the enchantment, making this trip a standout highlight in any riding enthusiast’s holiday repertoire.

Book now, risk free no money down.

*$8,990 (AUD) – all inclusive accommodation, motorcycle, fuel, insurance, support vehicle, ferry crossing and staff. Flights, personal travel insurance and drinks are not included. 

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Day 1: Arrival & Coastal Retreat

Arrive at Melbourne international airport and transfer direct to the not so well known coastal hamlet of Barwon Heads for a day to relax and recover from the long flight.

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Day 2: Beach Day in Barwon Heads

Chill out at the local beaches or pub or simply take some rest. Optional short day ride for those who cannot wait to get going. Back to Barwon Heads for a traditional Aussie pub dinner.

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Day 3: The Great Ocean Road

The first day takes us along the entire Great Ocean Road visiting iconic coastal towns of Torquay, Lorne, Apollo Bay and the 12 Apostles. Tonight we spend the night in the stunning historic town of Port Fairy, one of Australia’s oldest settlements.

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Day 4: Hinterland Wonders & Night Sailing

We weave and wind our way east into the heavily forested mountain on the Great Ocean Road hinterland. This little known paradise is full of pristine rainforests, water falls and some of the best natural wonders in the country. See some of the worlds largest tree’s, native Australian wildlife and meet local bush characters. The riding has been described as some of the best in the world. Tonight we make our way to the Spirit of Tasmania for an overnight Sailing across Bass Straight.

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Day 5: Discovering Tasmania’s North and East

Tasmania! What natural wonders lay ahead for us? Riding the north coast then the east coast, from Devonport to the tiny fishing village of Bicheno your mind will be blown.

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Day 6-7: Hobart Exploration & Optional Mt Wellington Ride

Bicheno to Hobart – Time for a rest Day in the capital city of Hobart on Tasmania’s south coast. We have allowed 2 nights in Hobart to explore this wonderfull city delights with an optional short day ride up to Mt Wellington for those interested (recomended)

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Day 8: Journey to Remote Strathgordon

Hobart to Strathgordon – You will feel like you are miles away from civilisation today – that is because you are! Staying at Strathgordon on Lake Pedder is a very special experience. The cleanest air on the planet and you may even see the Aurora Australis – The great southern lights can often be seen from Strathgordon.

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Day 9-10: West Coast Adventure: Strathgordon to Strahan

Strathgordon to the West Coastal holiday village of Strahan. Derwent Bridge, Queenstown and more, so much to see along this route. We have two nights here to allow for a exploration boat cruise of Macquarie Harbour. The stories and history will have you captivated. As will the delicious eating options!

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Day 11: Offbeat Outback Route to Stanley

Today we make our way to Stanley via a little explored outback route with old ferry crossings and stopping in at the old mining town of Zeehan on the way.

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Day 12: Return to Mainland: Devonport Bound

We ride back to Devonport and board the Spirit of Tasmania for the overnight sailing returning to the mainland.

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Day 13: Farewell in Barwon Heads – Winery Evening

Short Ride back to Barwon Heads for our final evening farewell dinner at a local winery set amongst one of the most beautiful properties in the region. We have a scenic helicopter flight available for those interested or just relax and rest.

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Day 14: Transfer to Melbourne – Journey’s End

We transfer back to Melbourne airport for those returning home or to Melbourne city for those wanting to stay on and explore the cultural capital of Australia.

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Australia’s Great Ocean Road and Tasmania Motorcycle Adventure: Scenic Thrills and Coastal Wonders

Combine a thrilling motorcycle odyssey in Tasmania, a state that defies its size with astonishing scenery with breathtaking blast along Victoria’ Great Ocean Road. Starting with the iconic Great Ocean Road, our adventure takes a turn as we ferry to Tasmania on the Spirit of Tasmania. Navigate mountainous passes and twisty roads, discovering a fifth of the island as World Heritage-listed. Over seven days and 1200kms, encounter charming villages, rugged coastlines, pristine wilderness, and friendly locals. The journey, enhanced by delectable local cuisine, promises to be a standout highlight for any riding enthusiast’s holiday. Also the option to customise this tour around your preferred dates. Why not get a group together, set your dates (November to April are the best riding season) and let us create the very best motorcycling experience for you!

Accomodation

Accommodation has been carefully researched to provide an authentic and comfortable experience ensuring a great rest at the end of each day's incredible riding. Each night is a unique style with a variety of accommodation styles from cabins, glamping to funky local guesthouses to premium hotels.

Motorcycles

We have a fixed fleet of motorcycles from the 400cc Royal Enfield Himalayan to BMW 1200cc Scrambler. Contact us for options, select your bike and you are on your way!

People

Nevermind Adventure Tour Leaders are all experienced campaigners who live for the road. They just do not make them like this anymore. A bit rough on the exterior but strong, charismatic and always hilarious - they know their tours better than the back of their hands.

The Route

All of our tour itineraries and routes have been painstakingly designed to condense months of adventure into just a few weeks so be prepared to have your mind blown and be exhausted at the end of it all but to be left wanting more.

The Food

Both Tasmania and The Great Ocean Road region have become well known for diverse and high-quality food. Some of the local delicacies include fresh seafood like salmon, oysters, and abalone, as well as pasture-raised beef, lamb, and pork. The region is also famous for its artisanal cheeses, berries, apples, leatherwood honey, black truffles, and premium fresh fruit and vegetables. Additionally, the local wine, craft beer and whiskey are highly regarded. The food scene is characterized by a strong tradition of small-scale production and a focus on quality organic local ingredients. The produce reflects the region's pristine environment and is a significant draw for food enthusiasts.

Culture

Tasmania and Victoria, Australia, have a rich and unique culture shaped by history, natural beauty, and diverse communities. The colonial history dates back to the early 19th century when it was established as the first convict settlement in Australia. Today's culture is expressed through various cultural, environmental, sporting, and musical events held throughout the year, supported by a rich alcohol-producing industry, including breweries and wineries.

Making payment easy

We are aware that planning an epic adventure in advance can be intimidating but we have you covered with our “pay at any stage” policy.

Our accommodating payment policy makes it simple to reschedule, cancel or get a refund in the event that unforeseen circumstances arise. You can pay at any stage – even wait until you are on tour or even at the end of the tour! You get to tell us what works for you!

Don’t pass up the opportunity to experience Vietnam, the never mind way while travelling with like-minded travellers and making awesome new friends. There are just a few bikes left, so be quick!

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