Thursday, January 20, 2011
Cruise to Australia's Kimberley Region with Aurora Expeditions
One of Australia's last great frontiers, the Kimberley sprawls across the isolated north-west of Australia, sparsely populated and wildly adventurous. Wrapped in burnished red rock walls and a stunning turquoise ocean, the areas magnitude and imposing, unspoiled grandeur will not only touch your spirit but leave an imprint on your soul. There is something vastly unique about this area.
Australian adventure company, Aurora Expeditions, is offering the opportunity to explore this timeless land with three voyages on board the 46-passenger vessel, Coral Princess. The cruise is equipped with some of the most passionate and knowledgeable staff on a small group journey set apart by size, skill and flexibility. Your unique adventure is also heavily committed to education and environment preservation.
The cruise will be led by legendary Kimberley expeditioner Mike Cusack of Australian Geographic's first 'wilderness couple' fame, who offers a special insight into one of Australia's least visited areas. Also on board as a guest lecturer will be renowned art historian and author, Dr Garry Darby who will unravel the mysteries of Aboriginal Bradshaw rock art and the famous Wandjina spirit paintings.
Over the course of your exploration into the Kimberley, your senses will be overwhelmed with ancient landscapes, sweeping gorges, powerful waterfalls, abundant wildlife and impressive Aboriginal cultural sites and haunting rock art.
Prices for the 11-day cruise start from $6950 per person twin-share, including all meals on board, shore excursions and lectures.
Special Offer - Book on a Kimberley voyage before 31 January 2011 to receive FREE accommodation and tour package valued at approximately $280! The package includes one night's accommodation in Broome and an indigenous tour of Minyrr Park tour with local Aboriginal Elder, Micklo Corpus.
Kimberley Coast Information Evening- Aurora Expeditions will be holding a FREE Kimberley Coast educational evening with guest speaker - Dr. Garry Darby on 9th February in Sydney, Australia. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and to reserve your place.
For further information contact Aurora Expeditions on +612 9252 1033 or 1800 637 688 (Freecall from Australia) or visit www.auroraexpeditions.com.au