Melbourne, here I am again — RM5,061 per person

Day 1 (SINGAPORE – MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA):
Flight from Singapore (SIN) – Melbourne (MEL)

Day 2 (MELBOURNE CITY):
Block Arcade
Hosier Lane (Street wall art)
State library of Victoria
DFO South Wharf

Day 3 (BELGRAVE)
Car rental pickup
Prahran Market
Puffing Billy Railway experience
Drive 275km to Great Ocean Road

Day 4 (GREAT OCEAN ROAD)
1. Port Campbell
– Loch and Gorge
– Twelve Apostles
– Gibson Steps
2. Apollo Bay
– Cape Otway Lighthouse
Lunch @ Apollo Bay (More choices and reasonable priced)
3. Kennett River
4. Lorne
– Teddy’s Lookout
5. Torquay
Drive back to Melbourne City
Car rental return

Day 5 (COASTAL SUBURB)
Brighton Beach
Luna Park
Tram back to Melbourne City
Emporium
Melbourne Central
Melbourne River

Day 6 (MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – SINGAPORE):
Flight from Melbourne (MEL) – Singapore (SIN)

 

Destination: Melbourne, Australia

Travel dates: 30 Jan 2018 – 4 Feb 2018

Season: Summer

Weather: 16 – 26 °C

Total damage: RM 5,061 per person, excluding RM 344 shopping

No. Desciption RM #1 RM #2 RM Total AUD Total SGD Total
1 Flight 3,197 3,197 6,393 2,046 2,131
2 Accomodation 576 576 1,153 385 384
3 HL Travel insurance 64 64 128 41 43
4 AU Visa 16 16 32 10 11
5 Data sim card 16 16 31 10 10
6 Skybus (2 way) 116 116 231 74 77
7 Puffing Billy Railway 374 374 749 228 250
8 Car rental 141 141 282 86 94
9 Parking 2 2 4 1 1
10 Petrol 86 86 172 55 57
11 Food 408 408 817 261 272
12 Transportation 66 66 133 43 44
             
    5,061 5,061 10,125 3,240 3,374

 

Shopping:

Description RM
Just Me
Shopping 344

 

Transportation:

  • Skybus from/to Melbourne Airport
  • Free tram within Melbourne City
  • Rented a car and drove to  Puffing Billy Railway and Great Ocean Road
  • Taxi to DFO South Wharf
  • Sandringham Railway to “Brighton Beach” (with Myki card)
  • Railway to “Balaclava” (with Myki card)
  • Tram from Luna Park to Melbourne (with Myki card)

 

Accommodation:

Location Hotel Rate per night (RM)
Melbourne City Miami Hotel Melbourne 230.2
Great Ocean Road Port Campbell Guesthouse & Flash Packers 462.3

 

Highlights:

  • Melbourne is 3 hrs ahead of Malaysia during Summer, e.g. Malaysia 3.00PM Melbourne 6.00PM
  • SGD1.00 = MYR3.00
  • AUD1 = MYR3.286

 

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Block Arcade
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Hosier Lane (Street wall art)
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Queen Victoria Market (Wednesday night)
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Puffing Billy Railway
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Puffing Billy Railway
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Loch and Gorge
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Twelve Apostles
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Teddy’s Lookout
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Brighton Beach
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Luna Park
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Gold Coast, Australia: The Ultimate Mommy Trip — RM2,684 per person

Day 1 (KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA):
Flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (KUL) to Coolangatta Airport (OOL)

 

Day 2 (GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA):
Collect a pre-rented car at airport & Drive to the city
Shopping at Harbour Town – Nike & Adidas Factory Outlet
Shopping at Pacific Fair Shopping
Shopping at Robina Town Centre

 

Day 3 (KOALA BEAR):
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

 

Day 4 (MT TAMBORINE):
Mt Tamborine Gallery Walk
Mount Tamborine Vineyard & Winery
Tamborine Estate
Granite & Grape
Witches Falls Cheese factory
Picnic lunch at Botanical gardens
Albert River Valley
The Nut Shed
Thumm Estate

 

Day 5 (THEMEPARK):
Movie World
Wet ‘n’ Wild

 

Day 6 (WHALE WATCHING):
Departing central Surfers Paradise – Whale watching
Sea World

 

Day 7 (GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA – KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA):
SkyPoint – on Level 77 & 78 of the iconic Q1 Resort
Flight from Coolangatta Airport (OOL) to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (KUL)

 

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Surfers Paradise
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Harbour Town
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Harbour Town

 

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Koala
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Kangaroo
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Max Brenner Chocolate

 

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Mount Tamborine Vineyard & Winery
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Mount Tamborine Vineyard & Winery

 

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Themepark
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Themepark

 

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Sea World

 

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View from SkyPoint

 

Destination: Gold Coast, Australia

Travel dates: 22 August 2013 – 28 August 2013

Season: Winter

Weather: 10 – 21 °C

Total damage: RM2,684 per person, excluding shopping

 

RM RM RM RM RM AUD
#1 #2 #3 #4 TOTAL TOTAL
Flight ticket (Malaysia – Krabi)
+ Baggage allowance and in-flight meal
        810         838         810         838       3,296       1,030
Pick a hot seat for our precious mothers            –         110            –         110         220           69
Visa (Met good people and have this done for free)            –            –            –            –            –            –
LCCT airport transfer (2 ways)           40           40           40           40         160           50
Accomodation         445         445         445         445       1,778         556
Rent-a-car for 7 days – VW Passat         220         220         220         220         880         275
Food and fuel         672         672         672         672       2,688         840
Skypoint           69           69           69           69         275           86
Movie World Themepark         240         240         240         240         960         300
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary 4 in 1         189         189         189         189         755         236
      2,684       2,822       2,684       2,822     11,012       3,441

Transportation: Rent a car (VW Golf, free upgraded to VW Passat) for 7 days. The rented car has a built-in GPS system.

Accommodation: Capricorn One Apartment, RM 355.60 per night