March events downunder

Xavier Rudd, Byron Bay Blues and Roots - www.visitedplanet.comUpcoming March events in Australia and New Zealand:

Canberra Comedy Festival – Split your sides at these local, Australian and international acts. Held over seven days.

Sydney Royal Easter Show – The annual Easter show in Sydney is one of the biggest in the country. With showbags, carnival rides, livestock and plenty of entertainment its family friendly and fun for everyone. Held over the Easter week.

East Coast Blues and Roots Music Festival, Byron Bay – Held the Easter weekend every year this is a real feast of music for those who love rhythm, soul, funk and blues.

Fremantle Street Arts Festival – This street arts festival in Perth over the Easter weekend showcases the best of busking, street theatre, cabaret, comedy, circus and more in the colourful streets of Fremantle.

WOMADelaide – The World of Music, Arts and Dance is one of the best known and loved festivals in Australia. The four day program features workshops, stage performances, street theatre and even cooking.

Pasifika – An annual Pacific Island themed event in Auckland that attracts thousands keen to sample the music, food and culture of the islands.

We have accommodation to cater for you in all these cities: Perth | Byron Bay | Adelaide | Auckland | Sydney
Plus there are an array of tours and packages to keep you entertained. Here are a few to consider in between festival days:

Northern Discovery
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Enjoy the caves at Waitomo, the Maori culture of Rotorua, the volcanos of Turangi, the cafes of Wellington, adventure in Taupo and the beach at Mt. Maunganui.

Address: 120 Albert Street Auckland 1010

2 Day Kangaroo Island Wildlife Adventure
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Seal Bay Conservation Park, Sandboarding at Little Sahara, Optional Quad Biking Tour, Nocturnal Wildlife Walk, Hiking through Flinders Chase National Park, Swimming, Snorkelling and kayaking at remote beaches in Summer.

Address: 10 Bacon St, Hindmarsh S.A. 5007

Swan River Cruises
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Cruise from Perth to Fremantle or vice versa, you may disembark for free time and return at a later time or remain on board for the return cruise.



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