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Tour Schedule & Costs

Year Month Destination Description Length Cost
2019 January Christmas Island Our final tour of the summer season to CI Cocos. Seven days on each island, includes three airfares, accomm, transport and great birding, visiting several islands in search of the local specialties, endemics and rare vagrants these islands are famous for. Many of the vagrants are now in breeding plumageand all the island's roads are open. 14 Days $4500pp
  5th to 19th Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 41 Perth  
           
2019 November Christmas Island Our November trip is traditionally the best trip for photographers and first timers to the islands. The weather is usually fine and the ocean calm. The Red Crabs are on the move, which makes for some great photos and all the breeding seabirds are on the island. The endemics and local specialties are easy to see and some of the regular migrants will have arrived and of course we’ll be on the lookout for any rarities which may be about. 14 Days $4500pp
Twin Share
  12-26th Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 42 Perth  
           
2019 December Christmas Island Seven days on each island includes your three airfares, accommodation, transport and great birding. This is our annual birding tour for rare vagrants and the local specialties these islands are famous for. This tour is more about twitching and searching for ‘megas’ than photography. The tour is timed for us to be on the islands when the migratory birds are on the move. 14 Days $4500pp
Twin Share
  29/11 to 13/12 Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 43 Perth  
           
Year Month Destination Description Length Cost
2020 January Christmas Island Our Summer school holidays trip to both islands where we chase up the vagrants found over the previous two tours, as well as locate the endemics and local specialties. There’s time for the trip’s photographers to get that perfect shot as we travel the islands. 14 Days $4500pp
Twin share
  3rd to 17th Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 44 Perth  
           
2020 January Christmas Island Our short end of season trip visiting both islands. 8 Days $3500pp
Twin share
  17th - 24th Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 45 Perth  
           
2020 February Torres Strait Held every second year. We travel to Australia’s two most northerly islands only 5km from the PNG coast to see the local specialties found nowhere else in Australia, which include Papuan Flowerpecker, Coconut Lorikeet, Collared Imperial-Pigeon, Singing Starling, Uniform Swiftlet, House Swift and the magnificent Gurney’s Eagle. Along the way we stop to see Ashy-bellied (pale) White-eye and of course search for rarities from nearby PNG. In recent years we’ve seen Pink-spotted, Orange-fronted and Coroneted Fruit Doves, Garganey and Zoe’s Imperial Pigeon. 7 Days $4500pp
  16th to 22nd Boigu & Saibai Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 14 Horn Island  
           
2020 February Torres Strait Our TS trips are aboard the Eclipse FNQ and include 7 nights twin share air-conditioned accommodation. We have a chef on board and spend our time at the islands on the sheltered northern coastline facing PNG. Trips start and finish on Horn Island and Qantas flys to the island twice daily. 7 Days $4500pp
  23rd to 29th Boigu & Saibai Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 15 Horn Island  
           
2020 March Torres Strait Our third trip of the year. 7 Days $4500pp
  1st to 7th Boigu & Saibai Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 16 Horn Island  
           
2020 March Torres Strait Our fourth trip of the year. 7 Days $4500pp
  8th to 16th Boigu & Saibai Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 17 Horn Island  
           
2020 Nov/Dec Christmas Island The best trip for photographers and first timers. 14 Days $4500pp
Twin share
  17th Nov - 1st Dec Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 46 Perth  
           
2020 December Christmas Island Our annual birding tour for local specialties and vagrants. 14 Days $4500pp
Twin share
  4th - 18th Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 47 Perth  
           
Year Month Destination Description Length Cost
2021 January Christmas Island Our Summer school holidays trip to both islands. 14 Days $4500pp
Twin share
  5th to 19th Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 48 Perth  
           
2021 November Christmas Island The best trip for photographers and first timers 14 Days $4500pp
Twin share
  16th - 30th Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 49 Perth  
           
2021 January Christmas Island Our annual birding tour for local specialties and vagrants. 14 Days $4500pp
Twin share
  3rd - 17th Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 50 Perth  
           
Year Month Destination Description Length Cost
2022 January Christmas Island Our Summer school holidays trip to both islands. 14 Days $4500pp
Twin share
  4th - 18th Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 51 Perth  
           
2022 February Torres Strait Held every second year. We travel to Australia’s two most northerly islands only 5km from the PNG coast to see the local specialties found nowhere else in Australia. 7 Days $4500pp
  16th to 22nd Boigu & Saibai Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 18 Horn Island  
           
2022 March Torres Strait Our second TS trip of the year. 7 Days $4500pp
  8th to 16th Boigu & Saibai Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 19 Horn Island  
           
2022 Nov/Dec Christmas Island The best trip for photographers and first timers. 14 Days $4500pp
Twin share
  17th Nov - 1st Dec Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 52 Perth  
           
2022 December Christmas Island Our annual birding tour for local specialties and vagrants. 8 Days $4500pp
Twin share
  4th - 18th Cocos Keeling Islands    
      Departing  
    Tour 53 Perth