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SUPPORTED GETAWAYS SPECIALISTS

2019-2020

ULURU, THE GREAT BARRIER REEF, CRADLE MOUNTAIN, THE GHAN, DISNEYLAND, MT FUJI, HAWAII, MALAYSIA, AND MORE

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uluru sounds of silence P No.29

dubbo zoo experience P No.19

cruisin’ country P No.13

aloha hawaii P No.44

historic port arthur P No.37


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discover japan P No.46

malaysia legoland P No.43

gold coast theme parks P No.25

the ghan train explorer P No.29

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WHY CHOOSE AFFORD GETAWAYS  Fun and enjoyment  We have the ability to  All staff have relevant

police checks, hold current first aid certificates, and are accredited to assist people taking required medication

tailor-make your holiday

 All meals are included  All holidays exclude Travel Insurance

 Friendly, caring and supportive staff

 Leisure and Active holidays

CONTACT US Contact Afford: 1300 233 673

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TRAVELLERS INFORMATION Staff ratio Afford Getaways offers a high level of professional staff support. Our experienced and qualified staff will ensure your Getaway will be the trip of a lifetime. All Afford Getaways advertised in this brochure are costed at a 1:3 staff to traveller ratio and are suited for travellers with low to moderate support needs. Prospective travellers with higher support needs can contact Afford Getaways to tailor an individual itinerary and Getaway pricing. Afford Getaways will work with you to design your holiday to cater for your individual needs to ensure you have a memorable experience.

Bookings and Cancellations Afford Getaways strives to keep our Getaway costs low. Therefore we require bookings to be made at least two months before the departure month of the Getaway. When making a booking, travellers, carers and / or referring organisations are required to sign a service agreement. When making a booking, a 25% deposit is required for all holidays within Australia and a 50% deposit is required for all international Getaways. The remaining balance must be paid no later than 31 days before the Getaway departure date. Alternatively the full payment can be made at the time of the booking. Cancellations will incur a loss of the deposit however money may be refunded if we replace the position with another traveller on the holiday. If the Getaway involves an airfare or cruise, the cost of the name change on the ticket will need to be deducted from the refund.

Personal Information All travellers are required to complete a personal information form outlining your likes and dislikes and any individual needs. It will also contain your carers contact information in case of an emergency. This will assist our Lifestyle Assistants to ensure they provide the best experience possible for you on your Getaway.

Identification Afford Getaways does not want any traveller denied entry to board a flight or cruise therefore, Afford Getaways requires all travellers to have photo identification when travelling on all domestic or international holidays which include flights or cruises. Forms of photo identifications acceptable are valid passports, drivers licence or proof of age cards. Please note that a valid pass port will be required for all international Getaways. It is also recommended to bring your Medicare card, pension card and companion card if you have them.

Travel Insurance and Visas Afford Getaways recommend that all travellers have travel insurance for all trips which include flights or cruises. Afford Getaways can assist you to arrange travel insurance at the traveller’s expense. Travel insurance is mandatory for all international Getaways. When taking out travel insurance it is necessary to disclose any pre-existing medical conditions to the insurer. International Getaways may also require the purchase of a Visa to enter the country. Afford Getaways can assist you to arrange a visa at the travellers expense.

What to bring on your Getaway Please pack enough clothes for the duration of the Getaway. Please ensure you pack additional socks and underwear. Depending on the season of travel please pack accordingly to the predicted weather conditions. It is recommended to always bring some warmer clothes in the event the weather turns cold. Pack your toiletries i.e. toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo/ conditioner, brush / comb and any personal hygiene aids you may need for the trip. Please ensure toiletries are packed into your checked luggage suitcase. Please pack comfortable shoes. Make sure you bring your swimmers and a towel if you are wanting to swim. Pack a camera or phone with charger if you are an avid photographery however staff will take photos of you on your Getaway with your consent. Remember to bring your wallet with any spending money and photo identification. If you experience incontinence during sleep please also pack a fitted waterproof mattress protector.

Spending Money All Afford Getaways holiday costs include breakfast, lunch and dinner. Purchase of additional snacks, drinks, souvenirs are at the traveller’s personal expense. Our staff can assist you to manage your money and help you make purchases whilst on your Getaway and will ensure receipts are retained. Additional activities not included in the Getaway itinerary are also incurred at the traveller’s personal expense.

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Medication All Afford Getaways Lifestyle Assistants are trained in administering medication and will assist you to administer your medication whilst you are away. All medication taken on Afford Getaways must be packed and sealed in a Webster pack. A copy of your medication chart and administration procedure which is signed off by a doctor is also required. Please also ensure that three days extra medication is packed in the event of unexpected circumstances.

Cigarettes and Alcohol If you are a smoker please bring enough cigarettes for the duration of the Getaway. Afford Getaways staff are able to look after your cigarettes if need be. Travellers over the age of 18 are able to purchase and consume alcohol responsibly when available whilst on Afford Getaways if they so choose. Our Lifestyle Assistants will ensure responsible consumption and purchase of alcohol is followed at all times. Travellers must not consume alcohol if it will conflict with any medications they are taking.

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Comedy Cruise

Have A Laugh At Sea Spend a few nights at sea as some of Australia’s best comedians take the stage each night. With the Comedy Cruise Gala, an up close and personal chat to the comedians. They say laughter is the best medicine! Step aboard and spend four nights filled with laughter on comedy theme cruises. If you think you have what it takes to take the stage, try a Comedy Workshop where the pros will give you inside tips. Then, with your new skills, make your debut at the Comedy Gong Show, where your celebrity comedians will judge your performance. Who knows? You could be discovered on the night!

HOLIDAYS DATE

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Jan 2020

4 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $886 pp

$3,144pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 4  nights’ accommodation staying on the Pacific Explorer

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• A  ustralia’s best Comedy Cruise

• Spending money

• A  ll meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) & entertainment.

• Additional activities and speciality restaurants not listed

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price. Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

taste of tassie Cruise Let Your Dreams Set Sail!

Wild by nature! Experience Tasmania’s unspoilt Island beauty and historic landscapes. Each day is a brand new adventure! The hardest part is choosing what to try first. Step aboard an explore history, nature and some unique landmarks.Tasmania’s unspoilt landscape and rich history create an unforgettable travel experience. Cruise through the Bass Strait and stopover in Newcastle, Port Kembla and Hobart, to experience Australia’s natural wonders both land and sea.

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Feb 2019/2020 6 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $1,256 pp

$4,807pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 6  nights’ accommodation staying on the Royal Caribbean

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• C  ruise to Tasmania

• Additional activities and speciality restaurants not listed

• R  oyal Caribbean standard inclusions and entertainment • A  ll meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Spending money

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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Food & Wine Cruise

Foodies Fantasy Cruise A Food lovers dream at sea. Cruise the seas and experience food & wine personalities that make this gourmet P&O SeaBreaks an edible experience. If you are hungry to have a cruise holiday with a gourmet edge, this food and wine specialty cruises will please each gourmand. On board of each ship, guests will enjoy an extensive selection of wines and champagnes chosen by experts and pairing with gourmet meals. Learn about the finer details of wine or find out how cheese is matured. Discover how to make the perfect coffee or mix your favourite drink at a cocktail making demonstration.

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COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS

March 2019 3 Nights

$886 pp

$2,921pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 3  nights’ accommodation staying on the P&O SeaBreaks

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• P  &O standard inclusions and entertainment

• Spending money

• A  ll meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Additional activities and speciality restaurants not listed Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

New Zealand Cruise Sail The Seas In Luxury

Looking for a dazzling at-sea experience? Jump on board the the trailblazer for SuperCruising, the ‘Ovation of the Seas’. A cruise ship which comes equipped with all the bells and whistles including a skydiving simulator and martini-mixing robots. You will get to explore the North and South Islands of New Zealand and see the beautiful landscape and unique wildlife. All in the luxury that the Royal Carribean offers. Vistit ports at; Milford; Doubtful; Dusky Sound; Dunedin; Wellington and Picton and explore the lush landscapes of New Zealand.

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COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS

April 2020

10 Nights

$2,068 pp

$7,728pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 1  0 nights’ accommodation staying on the Ovation of the Seas

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• C  ruise to New Zealand

• Additional activities and speciality restaurants not listed Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• Multiple Port stop overs • R  oyal Carribean standard inclusions and entertainment • All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Spending money

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, and passport required.

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Tribute to the king cruise

All Shook Up At Sea This cruise will be music to your ears! Join the party onboard the Pacific Explorer for three jam packed nights dedicated to ‘the King’. If you are an Elvis fan then this is the place to be. There will be themed parties, karaoke, trivia, a movie and concert marathon, the largest memorabilia collection at sea and of course a stellar line up of tribute artist, performers and legendary music sessions on the life of ‘the King’. Meet other Elvis fans and do the Jailhouse Rock all on baord the popular P&O Cruise ship. This cruise is not officially endorsed by or connected with the Elvis Presley Estate.

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May 2019

3 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $1,033 pp

$2,921 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 3  nights’ accommodation staying on the Pacific Explorer

•T  ransfers to / from designated departure point

• A  ustralia’s best Elvis Tribute Cruise.

• Spending money

• A  ll meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) & entertainment.

•A  dditional activities and speciality restaurants not listed

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price. Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Moreton Island Let Your Dreams Set Sail!

Explore Moreton Island and cruise the Coral Sea. Jump on board the Pacific Jewel and visit this dream Island, one of the world’s largest sand islands, it is one of mother nature’s greatest achievements. Stay in luxury and dine in style on the 5 day / 4 night Coral Sea. Escape the winter blues and enjoy the many onboard activities and entertainment or relax by the pool and spa. Dance the night away and take a guided tour of majestic Moreton Island with its white sandy beaches. This is the perfect getaway for both adventure and relaxation.

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July 2019

4 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $1,073 pp

$3,550 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 4  nights’ accommodation staying on the Pacific Explorer

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• Cruise to Moreton Island

•A  dditional activities and speciality restaurants not listed

• Moreton Island day trip stop over • P  &O Cruises standard inclusions and entertainment • All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Spending money

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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Discover Vanuatu Cruise

Tropical Paradise Cruise

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All aboard the P&O Pacific Explorer for a 10-night adventure. Relax on a tropical island paradise. More than just stunning vistas and great weather (though that’s definitely a major part of it!), Vanuatu is an adventure lover’s dream. Explore four tropical Islands and cruise the South Pacific on the Pacific Explorer. Stay in luxury and dine in style on your 10 night cruise. With cascading waterfalls, welcoming locals, picture-perfect beaches and magnificent underwater life, find out why Vanuatu must be explored. Live your dream getaway!

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Aug 2019/2020

10 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $2,086 pp

$7,322 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 1  0 nights’ accommodation staying on the Pacifc Explorer

•T  ransfers to / from designated departure point

• C  ruise to South Pacific

• Additional activities and speciality restaurants not listed.

• Multiple stop over ports • P  &O cruises standard inclusions and entertainment • All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Spending money

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Cruisin’ Country Boot Scootin On The Ocean

Australia’s biggest Country Music cruise is a celebration of Australian Country Music. Nowhere else will you see some of Australia’s best homegrown talent collaborating and sharing the stage for an unforgettable Country Music holiday experience, creating memories that will last a lifetime.’ Get your dancing boots on and jump on board the Royal Caribbean’s luxurious Radiance of the Seas for 7 nights of dining, entertainment and activities suited for lovers of Country Music, Cruising the South Pacific. Ports of call include the white sandy beaches of Lifou (Loyalty Islands) and French Colonial favourite, Noumea (New Caledonia).

HOLIDAYS DATE

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Oct 2019/2020 7 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $3,666 pp

$6,471 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 7  nights’ accommodation staying on the Royal Carribean

•T  ransfers to / from designated departure point

• Multiple stopover ports

• Additional activities not listed

• Spending money

• R  oyal Carribean standard inclusions and entertainment

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price. • All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required. Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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Rock the boat

Rock Out On The Ocean Rock out on board ‘Australia’s Biggest Music Festival at Sea’. Don’t miss the party and jump on board Rock The Boat 2020. Set Sail and rock out on board the majestic Royal Caribbean’s Radiance of the Seas for 7 rocktackular nights. Featuring legends Suzie Quatro, The Angles, John Paul John and Special Guest Molly Meldrum. Sound like music to your ears? With over 40 live acts, Rock The Boat 2019 features a line-up of the iconic rock’n’roll artists from both Australia and abroad, simply the biggest line-up ever assembled on water! This rock music lovers dream will have you rockin’ all night long with your lighters in the air.

HOLIDAYS DATE

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Oct 2019/2020

7Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $5,198 pp

$6,471 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 7 nights staying on the Royal Carribean including food

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• Cruise to New Caledonia

• Spending money

• Sydney, Noumea, Isle of Pines(New Caledonia),

 oyal Carribean standard • R inclusions and entertainment

• Additional activities not listed Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Melbourne Cup Cruise A WINNING CRUISE

Melbourne Cup Cruise combining the thrill of the horseraces with a relaxing break. While you put on your best outfits, P&O Pacific Explorer will host a Fashions at Sea event with themed entertainment with racing personalities and a sure bet that you will have a great time. Cruise into the Melbourne Cup in style, we’re not horsing around, on Melbourne Cup Day, you’ll enjoy a full general admission to Flemington Racecourse so you can see the race up close and personal. General admission ticket and transfers to Flemington Racecourse are included in your cruise fare.

HOLIDAYS DATE

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COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS

Nov 2019/2020 6 Nights

$2,086 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 6 nights’ accommodation staying on the P&O Pacific Explorer

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• Cruise to Melborne

• Additional activities not listed

• P  &O standard inclusions and entertainment

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

$4,807 pp

• Spending money

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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BRAVO performing arts cruise

Performance Cruise Spectacular

HOLIDAYS

Step aboard the Royal Caribbean’s luxury cruise-liner, Radiance of the Seas and your ears will be treated to seven wonderful nights of music as you sail across the seas, whether it’s musical theatre, opera, cabaret or jazz. There’s something for everyone’s ear drums.

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Nov 2019/2020

7 Nights

A visual and sensory seas extravaganza where you will watch performances by world class International and Australian acts, all while relishing in the enchanting South Pacific Islands of New Caledonia. Relax aboard this luxury liner and be serenaded by the sounds of the symphony, or explore the pristine waters of the lush Islands of Noumea and the Isle of Pines.

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $3,636 pp

$5,436 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 7 nights’ accommodation staying on the Royal Carribean

•T  ransfers to / from designated departure point

• Cruise to South Pacific

• Spending money

• Royal Carribean cruises standard inclusions and entertainment

• Additional activities and speciality restaurants not listed.

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Moreton Island Cruise You Cruise To An Island Oasis

Explore tropical paradise on the world’s third largest sand Island. Let P&O transport you on an ocean adventure to an island oasis. You’ll stay in luxury and dine in style on the 5 day / 4 night Coral Sea. Escape the cold and bring your dancing shoes along. Enjoy the many on board activities and entertainment, or simply relax by the pool and spa. By day you’ll be taking a tour of majestic Moreton Island where you will bump into all creatures great and small. Swim with the dolphins and turtles or marvel at the beautiful birds that call the island home. Dive into freshwater lakes infused with tea tree oils and or toboggan on the largest sand dunes on the planet. This is the perfect getaway to relax and have adventures.

HOLIDAYS DATE

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Dec 2019/2020

4 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $1,086 pp

$3,550 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 4  nights’ accommodation staying on the P&O Pacific Explorer

•T  ransfers to / from designated departure point

• P&O standard inclusions and entertainment

• Additional activities not listed

• Spending money

Support ratio 3:1 if higher • A  ll meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) support required please Please note that Photo ID is required to is travel on this getaway, contact for an individual price. but no passport required. Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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WE HAD A GREAT TIME, WE LOVED IT! THE BEST PART WAS THE THEME PARKS! CAN’T WAIT TO GO ON ANOTHER HOLIDAY - M  ARIA AND DANE BANOVIC (GOLD COAST HOLIDAY)

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Blue Mountains Discovery

Discover the Beauty of the Blue Mountains Feel like you’re on top of the world as you experience the panoramic vistas of the Greater Blue Mountains region. The Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area is one of the country’s most spectacular icons and attracts many visitors to witness the natural beauty and splendour of this untouched region. On this holiday you will travel for less than two hours by coach to the Blue Mountains and have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the culture, art and delicacies of the surrounding picturesque towns before enjoying a one-of-a-kind experience at Scenic World, where you can take in the region’s flora and fauna and stunning panoramic views of the region socialising with friends.

HOLIDAYS DATE

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Jan 2019/2020

2 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $658 pp

$2,292 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Includes flights, accommodation and bus travel (hopper ticket).

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• All activities listed

• Additional activities not listed

• A  ll transport during the getaway

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Spending money

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Dubbo Zoo Train Adventure All Aboard the Animal Train

Indulge in your love of animal life on a train ride to the wild & wonderous Dubbo Zoo. Explore the animal kingdom at Dubbo Zoo on this safari style adventure. On this 3 day holiday, you will travel by train to the lovely city of Dubbo, situated in the heart of the Great Western Plains region. Dubbo Zoo offers spectacular animal encounters, where you have the chance to see over 700 animals and a variety of exotic and endangered species. Book now for a fun filled 3 day safari holiday at Dubbo Zoo where you will travel by train, explore the city, dine out and get up close and personal with the animals.

HOLIDAYS DATE

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March 2019/2020 4 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $POA

$3,549pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 2  nights accommodation and entry to zoo.

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• A  ll transport during the getaway

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• Additional activities not listed

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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Zoofari roar & snoar

Behind-the-Scenes Zoofari Adventure Sleep under the stars and enjoy once in a lifetime animal encounters on this Roar and Snore getaway. Very few people get to experience the magic of the animal kingdom at night time and this is your chance! This 3 day camp with have you sleeping under the stars at Sydney’s iconic Taronga Zoo as part of their Roar and Snore adventure. You will sleep in purpose-built tented style accommodation and enjoy refreshments and nibblies while taking in the stunning views of Sydney Harbour. You will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the Zoo’s friendliest creatures and have a behind-the-scenes experience of all the movement and sounds that occur when the lights go out.

HOLIDAYS DATE

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March 2019/2020

2 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $450 pp

$2,289 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 2 nights luxury camping experience and entry to zoo.

 ransfers to / from •T designated departure point

 ll transport during the • A getaway

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• Additional activities not listed

• Sky safari cable car pass

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Burrill Lakes - South Coast A Memorable Manacation

Enjoy the ultimate ‘mancation’ on a camping adventure that includes food, fishing and fun! For some time away with the lads, get back to nature on a camping holiday at Burrill Lake. On this holiday you will enjoy a range of aquatic and outdoor activities and test your skill at reeling in the biggest fish of the day on a fishing expedition. After a big day of activities, get to know your fellow travellers a little more as you bond around the campfire sprouting jokes, telling stories and feasting on delicious camp style food.

HOLIDAYS DATE

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May 2019/2020

2 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $1,200 pp

$2,921 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 2 nights camping

•T  ransfers to / from designated departure point

 ll transport during the • A getaway, including bus travel • All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Spending money • Additional activities not listed

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price. Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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Vivid Light & Luna Park

Visit The Lights Spectacular Be part of a mesmerising festival of light at the vibrant, exciting and spectacular Vivid Sydney! Vivid Sydney has become a highly anticipated event each year and attracts many people to view the amazing light show on display along Sydney’s beautiful harbour side. This exhibition is a dazzling display of creativity with a range of outdoor light sculpture and installations, coupled with a contemporary music program designed to delight the senses. But this 4 day holiday has more to offer, with a trip to the famous face of Luna Park included as part of your getaway. Enjoy the rides, amusements and all the fun to be had at this iconic Sydney attraction that will fill you with experiences and memories of a lifetime.

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June 2019/2020 3 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $POA

$2,292 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Includes flights, accommodation and entry tickets

•T  ransfers to / from designated departure point

• A  ll transport during the getaway

• Additional activities not listed

• Spending money

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price. Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

winter wonderland Your Winter Wonderland Awaits

Enjoy a refreshing dose of crisp mountain air and stunning alpine views as you head to one of Australia’s most iconic snow locations. Perisher is truly the winter wonderland capital with a range of snow activities to experience. This 4 day snow holiday will see you travelling by luxury coach to the marvellous Perisher snowfields and then staying at the Ski Rider Hotel. The motel is located close to Perisher Resort and offers the convenience of a free shuttle bus for hassle free transport to the mountain so you can make the most of your snow holiday adventure.

HOLIDAYS DATE

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July 2019/2020

3 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $2,424 pp

$2,921 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 3 nights accommodation staying at the Ski Rider Hotel.

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• AlLift passes & ski hire

• Additional activities not listed

 ll transport during the • A getaway

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Spending money

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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Mowbray farm Stay A Taste Of The Farm Life on this rural holiday A visit to Mowbray Park Farmstay will enlighten, educate and entertain! This holiday is set in the sprawling NSW countryside and truly makes you feel like you’ve discovered a secret hideaway. Mowbray Park captures the spirit and beauty of the Picton surrounds, which is renowned for its crisp country air, history and magnificent countryside. Each day will enrich and enlighten your holiday experience with various farm activities to enjoy and country hospitality that is second to none.

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Sept 2019/2020

2 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $900 pp

$2,292pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Includes accommodation, airport transfers.

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• All transport during the getaway

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Additional activities not listed Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Bathurst 1000

Discover the Beauty of the Blue Mountains Fasten Your Seatbelts For A High Powered Getaway! Are you ready for a high speed octane fueled getaway? We have just what you are looking for. Make the pilgrimage to Mount Panorama, one of the world’s most famous race tracks and the ultimate racing battleground. An event not to be missed by avid motor enthusiasts, the Bathurst 1000 will stimulate all your senses with the sounds of roaring engines and the smell of burnt rubber and the sight of supercars jostling door to door to make it to the finish line. Experience the thrill and excitement of seeing these machines making their way around Mount Panorama over four days of racing action at the Bathurst 1000.

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HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Oct 2019/2020

3 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $POA

$2,920pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 3 nights accommodation

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• All transport during the getaway • Includes Grandstand tickets, paddock passes.

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• Additional activities not listed

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.


Hunter Valley Lights

Celebrate Christmas with a Dazzling Lights Display Experience a dazzling display of light, colour and sound in one of New South Wales’ most popular wine regions. Every year the Hunter Valley Gardens celebrates the magic of Christmas with a sensational light showcase to entertain and delight. Heralded as the biggest light display in the Southern Hemisphere, the Hunter Valley Lights is truly an experience not to be missed. With sound and light displays, incredible rides including a Ferris Wheel, swing chair, carousel, super slide and inflatable zones, as well as live entertainment and a special appearance from Santa, this is an event for all ages.

HOLIDAYS DATE

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Dec 2019/2020

1 Night

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $685pp

$1,383pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Includes accommodation and bus travel (hopper ticket).

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• A  ll transport during the getaway icluding bus travel

• Additional activities not listed

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Spending money Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Afford Respite retreat A Relaxing Retreat To Unwind

Take some time to unwind and have fun in a supportive place designed for your needs. Escape the everyday in Afford’s resort style respite homes that offer a fine blend of care, support and fun. Your home away from home, this respite retreat could be just what you’re looking for to take some time to reenergise, relax and find new friends. Afford’s Respite home is designed to suit all abilities and offers a range of activities that will engage, stimulate and refresh your mind, body and spirit. Take some time out to meet new friends and enjoy a supportive community where every individual’s needs are respected.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Multiple Dates

2 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $POA

$POA

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 2  nights respite accommodation

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• A  ll transport during the getaway

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• Additional activities not listed

Prices subject to full assesment of each participant

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qUEENSLAND


Gold Coast theme Park Thrills

Theme Park Thrills A Plenty Thrills and spills await you on this fun-filled holiday to Queensland’s amazing Gold Coast. Fun, fun and more fun is what you can expect from this Gold Coast holiday! Visit Australia’s iconic Dreamworld theme park which offers hectares of thrill rides, variety shows and animal attractions. But the fun doesn’t stop there, you will also get the chance to visit a range of marine wildlife at Sea World and get up close and personal with polar bears, seals, dolphins and even sharks. You will also take a trip to Movie World, renowned as Hollywood on the Gold Coast, and experience a thrilling range of rides and attractions from all of your favourite movies. To complete the amazing array of theme park fun, you will also head to Australia’s premier water park, Wet n Wild, for splashtacular day of slip and slide fun.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Feb 2019/2020

4 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $1,352pp

$3,549pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Includes return airfares accommodation and entry to ALL Gold Coast theme parks.

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• A  ll transport during the getaway

• Additional activities not listed

• Spending money Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Outback Spectacular & Sea World

Experience the Outback and the Sea on the Gold Coast

Saddle up and splash out on this truly unique Gold Coast holiday Step into the magnificent Australian high country during an evening of dinner and shows at the Australian Outback Spectacular. Be dazzled by amazing animals, death defying stunts, a stirring musical score and enchanting special effects and listen to some of the greatest Australian stories never told, all while enjoying your dinner. Then head over for a day of marine life fun at Sea World, where you can experience a range of thrilling rides, or learn more about our world’s majestic sea life through a range of exhibits and performances. See polar bears, seals, penguin, stingrays and more during your Sea World visit and truly appreciate our seafaring friends.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS

March 2019/2020 2 Nights

$1,294pp

$2,292pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Includes return airfares accommodation

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

 ll transport during the • A getaway

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• Unlimited Entry to Sea World & Outback Show dinner

• Additional activities not listed

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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QLD Respite Retreat

Unwind, Relax and Rejuvenate In QLD

Your sanctuary awaits, where relaxation and fun blend to create an enjoyable respite break. Take some time to rejuvenate and relax on a holiday at Afford’s resort style respite home. Get the care and support that suits you, while enjoying time to get to know new people, make new friends and experience something different. Afford’s Respite home is designed to suit all abilities and features range of activities that will engage, stimulate and refresh your mind, body and spirit. Every individual’s needs are respected and focus is on relaxation and fun for all.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Multiple Dates

2 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $POA

$POA

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 2 nights’ accommodation staying in at Afford’s Respite

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• Includes flights

• Spending money

• A  ll transport during the getaway

• Additional activities not listed

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Prices subject to full assesment of each participant

Sunshine Coast wildlife adventure

The Ultimate Sunshine Coast Wildlife Adventure Take a trip on the wild side and get set on amazing animal encounters during this holiday to Australia Zoo. Australia Zoo offers a wildlife adventure like no other and presents opportunities to learn more about our fascinating animal friends. See the amazing animal shows, explore exhibits with everything from Rhinos, dingoes, and cheetahs, through to exotic birdlife, turtles and tortoises and venomous snakes! As the Home of the Crocodile Hunter, Steve Irwin, Australia Zoo’s motto is to deliver conservation through exciting education, so take some time to truly appreciate the magnificence of the creatures you see.

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HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

June 2019/2020

3 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $1,245pp

$2,921pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 3  nights accommodation and 1 day entry into zoo

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• Includes flights

• Spending money

• A  ll transport during the getaway

• Additional activities not listed

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.


The Great Barrier Reef

A Water Lover’s Paradise Relax and unwind on the beach or set out to explore the fascinating marine life of the Great Barrier Reef - Cairns is a destination unto itself that will have you asking for more. Visit the gateway to Tropical North Queensland on this holiday to Cairns. Whether you choose to swim at the beach, snorkel the reef or wander through the Daintree Rainforest, Cairns truly delivers a memorable experience for all. A water lover’s paradise, Cairns has an array of crystalclear swimming lagoons to explore and various adventure activities to enjoy. Snorkel around the fascinating underwater kingdom of the Great Barrier Reef and witness firsthand the largest living thing on Earth that is even visible from outer space! The Great Barrier Reef is a 2,300km-long ecosystem which comprises thousands of reefs and hundreds of islands made of over 600 types of hard and soft coral. It’s home to countless species of colourful fish, molluscs and starfish, plus turtles, dolphins and sharks. Delve deep into this remarkable reef and you’ll see coral formations that you won’t find anywhere else in the world and some fascinating marine life.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Aug 2019/2020

3 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $1,340pp

$1,799pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Flights, accommodation and transfers to Cairns

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• Reef day snorkelling

• Spending money

• Hartleys crocodile adventure

• Additional activities not listed

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

The Reef isn’t the only part of the ocean worth checking out during a visit to Cairns, you could simply choose to lay down your towel on the lovely beaches that surround Cairns to while away the day and relax. Known as “the Northern Beaches”, Cairns’ beaches include gems like Palm Cove Beach and Trinity Beach which offer lovely long stretches of sand with headlands and palm trees. The beaches aren’t your only options for swimming in Cairns. The Cairns Esplanade Lagoon is a safe, scenic, four-hectare swimming pool complete with statues of fish spouting water from their tails. It’s a cool place for a swim, a sunbake or a BBQ, so take a walk along the Esplanade and take in all that Cairns has to offer.

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northern Territory


The Ghan train Explorer

A Train Journey That Moves You in Every Sense Regarded as one of the world’s greatest rail journeys, The Ghan is a rail journey that takes you deep in the heart of Australia and creates memories of a lifetime.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS

Feb 2019/2020 3 Nights

$5,460pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

Travel in comfort and style and enjoy the dramatic scenery of the Australian landscape during your journey.

• Includes flights, transfers, train ticket and train accommodation

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

Get to know your fellow travellers while you dine and witness the ever-changing landscape from your window and enjoy the various sights as you stop along the journey to explore and discover.

• All off train activities, while ttavelling on The Ghan

• Additional activities not listed

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

$2,921pp

• Spending money Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Sounds Of Silence An Awe-Inspiring Experience A truly once-in-a-lifetime experience, this trip to the Australia’s Northern Territory for a Sounds of Silence dining experience will have you wanting more. Enjoy a unique dining experience under the stars during your Sounds of Silence dinner in the Northern Territory. This award-winning experience allows you to dine under the canopy of the desert night, while a storyteller shares with you tales as told in the stars. As the sun sets and darkness falls, listen to the sound of a didgeridoo and eat, listen and learn as the night sky comes to life and the a resident star talker decodes the southern night sky. Locate the Southern Cross, the signs of the zodiac, the Milky Way, as well as planets and galaxies that are visible due to the exceptional clarity of the atmosphere. Truly an experience like no other.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Aug 2019/2020 3 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $1,850 pp

$2,292 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Includes return flights and accommodation

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• Tranfers between Uluru & hotel

• Spending money

• A  ll meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner), Sounds of Silence dinner experience

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• Additional activities not listed

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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Australian capital territory


Canberra Flower Festival

Floral Festival at Canberra’s Floriade Head to Australia’s capital to witness the amazing floral display and festival fun of Floriade. It’s spring in the heart of Australia’s capital with the annual month long celebration of all things floral and featuring the scents, sounds, and sights of Canberra. Floriade is considered Australia’s biggest festival of Spring and delivers a spectacular sensory experience with eye-catching colour, diverse floral textures and, of course, an explosion of floral scents that will have your head spinning with excitement. Held annually at Canberra’s Commonwealth Park, Floriade features extensive displays of flowering bulbs with integrated sculptures and other artistic features that will be bliss for lovers of natural floral beauty.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Sept 2019/2020

2 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $980pp

$2,292pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Flights & accommodation •Airport transfers

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Spending money • Additional activities not listed Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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victoria


Ned Kelly Historic JOURNEY Bush Rangling Adventure Mystery and legend awaits on this historic adventure holiday to the home of Ned Kelly. Outlaw, criminal, hero, victim; the story of Australian legend Ned Kelly is integral to the character and spirit of Australia. As part of a small tour group, you will explore the fascinating world of Ned Kelly and his gang. On this three day historic adventure, visit Ned Kelly’s hometown, Avenel, and learn more of this infamous character’s childhood before enjoying a spot of morning tea. From here, you will track Ned Kelly’s life as you travel to Glenrowan to view an educational and entertaining production about the history of the Kelly Gang. Taking a break from the life of bandits, you will enjoy a delicious lunch at the renowned Tatong Tavern.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

April 2019/2020 2 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $POA

$2,292pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 2 nights’ accommodation transfers and flights

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• All transport during the holiday

• Spending money

• All listed activites

• Additional activities not listed

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Melbourne Respite Retreat HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Multiple Dates

2 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $POA

$POA

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 2 nights respite accommodation & flights

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• All transport during the getaway

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• Additional activities not listed

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

A Relaxing Retreat to Rejuvenate Take some time to unwind and have fun in a supportive place designed for your needs. Escape the everyday on a break to Afford’s resort style respite home. Take part in activities that suit your interests, or take some time out to refresh and re-energise your mind, body and spirit. You will be welcomed into this supportive community where new friends can be made and new experiences can be enjoyed. Afford’s Respite home is designed to suit all abilities and is a place where every individual’s needs are respected and focus is on relaxation and fun for all.

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Ballarat blues & brews

Jam To Blues At Ballarat Brews Feel the rhythm and beat at the Ballarat Brews Music Festival and Discover more about beautiful Ballarat. Enjoy the smooth rhythm and tunes of live performances of the Festiva jams during this getaway. Enjoy world-class music, with a focus on local and independent talent from the blues and roots genres, surrounded by the historic beauty of Ballarat Follwed by a discovery the arts culture and culinary delicacies of Ballarat. Step back in time to the 19th century at Ballarat’s Sovereign Hill where you can try your hand at panning for gold.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

May 2019/2020

2 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $POApp

$2,292pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 2 nights’ accommodation transfers and flights

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• All transport during the holiday

• Spending money

• All listed activites

• Additional activities not listed

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Phillip Island

Penguin Paradise on Phillip Island Visit the home of the Fairy Penguins and experience and magnificence of Phillip Island, situated just off Australia’s southern coast. For lovers of animals and natural beauty with a touch of motorsport excitement, this four day holiday is just for you. Watch in wonder as hundreds of Little (or Fairy) Penguins waddle from the sea at night, up the shores to their burrows to nest. For a bit more daytime excitement, head out to the Phillip Island Circuit which hosts the famous Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, and learn more about Australia’s motorsports or compete with friends on to go kart track.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Dec 2019/2020 3 Nights

$1,200pp

$2,921pp

Exclusions:

Inclusions: • 3 nights accommodation transfers and bus travel

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• All transport during the holiday

• Spending money

• Phillip Island 4 park pass, the ultimate penguin tour

• Additional activities not listed

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) • Car hire on the Island

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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tasmania


Port Arthur Historic tour

Marvel at Australia’s Rich Colonial History Step back into Colonial times as you walk through the historic buildings of Port Arthur and walk in the shadows of convicts past. Come and explore Australia’s rich history at Port Arthur where you can walk through ruins of the huge penitentiary and the remaining shell of the Convict Church that was built by inmates in this 19th century penal settlement in southern Tasmania. The story of the Port Arthur Historic Site is a story of many people, places and moments. Over its long history, Port Arthur has been a place of hardship and punishment; a place of opportunity, and a place of leisure. Now it is one of Australia’s most important heritage destinations, where the story of Australia’s colonial history is written in stone and brick.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

April 2019/2020 4 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $1,226pp

$3,549pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Includes flights, car hire, accommodation and ferry travel

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• All transport during the holiday

• Additional activities not listed

• Entry into Port Arthur

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Spending money

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Tasmania’s west coast

Bask In The Beauty Of Tasmania Enjoy the fascinating West Coast of Tasmania and marvel at the natural beauty of the Apple Isle. Intrepid travellers look no further - this trip to Tasmania’s stunning west coast is for you! Travel by ferry to the Apple Isle to discover many of Tasmania’s natural secrets and learn about the region’s colonial history. After a busy day of fun filled exploration and sight-seeing, head back to the luxurious Quality Hotel to stay in comfort and style and enjoy the company of your fellow travellers.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Oct 2019/2020

4 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $1,522pp

$3,549pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 4 nights accommodation in Cradle Mountain and flights

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• All transport during the holiday

• Spending money

• Tasmanian Devil feeding

• Additional activities not listed

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA


Indian Pacific Train West

A Journey of Changing Landscapes and Memories Watch the landscape change right before your eyes as you travel from coast to coast on Australia’s premier train experience - the Indian Pacific. All aboard, the trip of a lifetime! As soon as you step aboard the Indian Pacific, you will be eager and charged to get your journey started. This is a train ride like no other, where you will see the true expanse of Australia’s beauty as you travel from Sydney to Perth. On this trip you will be making your way across the longest stretch of straight railway track in the world and experiencing a truly authentic Australia that is filled with natural beauty and wonder.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

May 2019/2020 3 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $4,406pp

$2,921pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 3 nights on board Indian Pacific from Sydney to Perth via Adelaide & return flights

 ransfers to / from •T designated departure point

• Meals & drinks on board the train

• Additional activities not listed

• Spending money

Support ratio 3:1 if higher • Off train excursions that support is required please are part of the Indian Pacific contact for an individual price. itinerary Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Perth & Rottnest Island From City to Island Escape

Enjoy the bustling city of Western Australia’s capital and then take in an abundance of habitats, salt lakes and coral reefs on Rottnest Island. Perth’s superb position on the banks of the Swan River make it ideal for activities centred around the great outdoors. Take a walk along the sparkling river or immerse yourself in the arts and culture of the city at local museums and galleries. Take some time to go shopping and try the local delicacies on offer at the city’s many restaurants and eateries. Then get back to nature on a trip to Rottnest Island to meet the Island’s resident Quokka community enjoying their natural habitat, or you could walk, surf, fish or swim and experience all that Rottnest Island has to offer.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

May 2019/2020 5 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $2,560pp

$3,898pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• R  eturn flights & 5 nights accommodation

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• Margaret River day tour; Rottnest Island day pass; Pinnacles, Koala & sandboarding adventure

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Additional activities not listed Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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overseas

EXPLORER

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Disneyland was beautiful, my favourite part was seeing all of the characters. - LAURI E(DI SN EYLAN D)

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New Zealand splendors

Hobbiton - Visit The Shire! For your own Middle-earth adventure, visit the original Hobbiton Movie Set from The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy and The Hobbit. Enjoy the Picturesque Scenery & Local Charm in the heart of New Zealand, where you can step into a real movie set and venture through into the lush pastures of the Shire. At your next magical destination Waitomo Glowworm caves, be amazed by the thousands of magical glowworms above, as you glide silently by boat in the world of famous caves. You will be sure to make unforgettable memories, with New Zealand offering breathtaking scenery and adventures a plenty.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Feb 2019/2020

5 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $2,091pp

$3,550pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 4  nights’ accommodation & flights to Auckland

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• Hobbiton day tour; Waitomo Glowworm cave tour & harbour cruise

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Additional activities not listed Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Singapore Sling Fly Into Your Dream Destination Singapore is well known as a destination for fun, excitement and shopping. Just a short flight away from home you will be transported into an exciting city which offers enjoyment for everyone. The resort island of Sentosa is just off the southern shore of Singapore. It is the home of Resorts World Sentosa and Universal Studio, a harmonious blend of culture, cuisine, fauna, art and attractions. There’s also an oceanarium, a butterfly park, water rides and lots of tropical-themed attractions. Let your senses and advetures be delighted in Singapore.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

Feb 2019/2020

7 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $3,140pp

$5,436pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Flights, accommodation and all Singapore transfers

•T  ransfers to / from designated departure point

• Universal Studios pass; Gardens by the Bay pass; Zoo and Night Safari pass

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) • 24 Hours bus ticket

• Additional activities not listed Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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Malaysia Legoland Building Perfect Memories

Lego Lovers Paradise, immerse yourself in a Lego-tastic vacation on this fun-filled holiday that will have the young and the young at heart entertained from start to finish. Lego lovers get ready - this is the ultimate vacation for you! Let your imagination run wild at Legoland Malaysia Resort with more than 70 hands-on rides, slides, shows and attractions for all to enjoy. Journey through LegoTechnic, Lego Kingdoms, Imagination, Land of Adventure, Lego City and Miniland. Heroes face “brick-tastic” challenges, rides, games and activities to emerge victorious at the end of each day. The Legoland adventure continues at the Legoland Water Park for more “splash-tacular” action. After a fun-filled day at Legoland Malaysia Resort, get ready for more Lego fun during your stay at The Legoland Hotel. From the spectacular dragonguarded entrance and interactive Lego features to the fully Lego-themed bedrooms and gorgeous lobby complete with Lego pirate ship and Lego castle, the Hotel inspires imaginations and creates laugh-outloud memories.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

March 2019/2020

5 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $ 2,834pp

$3,898pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Flight, transfers and accommodation at Legoland

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• 2 Day Pass to Legoland

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Additional activities not listed

• All included activities

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Great Wall Of China A Spiritual Journey

Uncover the true heritage of the Great Wall of China on this fascinating and enlightening five day vacation. Discover the rich heritage of China’s iconic landmark, the Great Wall of China. Watch the wall traverse across the landscape while you walk along sections of the wall and appreciate all that went into the creation of such a structure. With a history of more than 2,300 years the Great Wall of China was built to protect borders, but was built with wisdom, dedication, blood, sweat and tears. With such rich history and culture, this a life changing experience not to be missed.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

May 2019/2020

4 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $2,648pp

$3,144pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• F  lights to Beijing and accommodation

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• All transport during the getaway

• Spending money

• G  reat Wall & Forbidden City tour and Kung Fu show

• Additional activities not listed

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price. Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

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Aloha Hawaii

A Traditional Island Retreat Relax beachside, shop ‘til you drop or immerse yourself in Hawaiian culture, there is something for everyone on this Hawaiian getaway.

HOLIDAYS

Aloha and welcome to this six day Hawaiian holiday filled with discovery, culture and fun! Hawaii is an isolated volcanic archipelago in the Central Pacific and its islands are renowned for their rugged landscapes of cliffs, waterfalls, tropical foliage and beaches with gold, red, black and even green sands. Explore the urban beaches of Waikiki and bath in the warm sun and take in the gorgeous scenery while you relax and unwind. For those after a little more excitement, take in some shopping, or immerse yourself in the local culture by joining in on a traditional or modern Hula. If you’re looking for a stunning coastal holiday - this is the trip for you!

DATE

DAYS

May 2019/2020

5 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $3,422pp

$3,898pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• F  lights, transfers and accommodation in Waikiki

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• Germaine’s Luau, Pearl Harbour tour asnd Kualoa Ranch Experience

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Additional activities not listed Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

Japan Disney A Magical Experience

Konochiwa and hello and welcome to the happiest place on Earth - Tokyo Disneyland, of course! Tokyo Disneyland is a fun-filled place that lets you enter a magical kingdom where you can sail with pirates, explore exotic jungles, meet fairy-tale princesses, dive under the ocean and rocket through the stars - all in the same day! Take a photo with your favourite Disney characters such as Mickey and Mini Mouse, Donald Duck and Pluto, or watch the magnificent parades and shows held throughout the day. Feel the thrill of the rides, watch a live show, and be dazzled by the night time fireworks spectacular - you’re sure to entertained on your visit to Tokyo Disneyland.

HOLIDAYS DATE

DAYS

July 2019/2020 3 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $3,181pp

$2,920pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• 3  nights accommodation in Tokyo

• Transfers to / from designated departure point

• 2  day Disney Park tickets to both Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo Disney Sea

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) • Transfers during the getaway

• Additional activities not listed Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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An Oriental Discovery

Discover Traditional Japan Tradition fused with modern life and an abundance to appreciate and enjoy - this is what you can expect on a discovery tour of Japan.

DATE

DAYS

July 2019/2020

4 Nights

COSTS indiviDUAL/NDIS $2,615pp

$3,144pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

You will truly appreciate the amazing fusion of traditions with the modern world on this four day trip to Japan.

• 4  nights accommodation & flights to Tokyo

•T  ransfers to / from designated departure point

• Sump tournament, robot show and Mt Fuji tour

• Spending money

Japan is an island nation characterised by cities, imperial palaces, mountainous national parks and an abundance of shrines and temples.

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Take in the incredible views of iconic Mt Fuji, the highest mountain in Japan and an active volcano and explore the wonderful shopping precincts while enjoying the pop-culture of this amazing country. Experience the excitment of the ancient traditional sport of Sumo wrestling, which will provide a fascinating and at times dramatic spectacle. Be dazzled by a unique and wonderful Robot Show, which is a bucket list must have for everyone. Japan will delight you, providing a blend of the traditional and unique all in one.

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HOLIDAYS

• Additional activities not listed

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.


Magical Disney Delight Wonder In the Magic Of Disney

Imagination and entertainment for all is the focus of this magical trip to Disneyland LA. Jet set for the dream trip of a lifetime to the world famous California USA. This getaway is sure to make dreams come true! Welcome to the magic of Disneyland LA! Be amazed by the enchantment of Disneyland and treat yourself to a magical dream, where you will meet all of your favourite Disney characters, experience the thrill of the rides and be dazzled by the lights parade and fireworks. Before you leave, don’t forget to visit the Emporium, an old-time Victorian general store filled with all kinds of Disney memorabilia. Visit Universal Studios and see how the Hollywood magic is brought to life on the big screen. Take tours and become a part blockbuster films such as Jurassic Park, Harry Potter and animations such as Shrek and The Simpsons. This Getaway is not to be missed.

HOLIDAYS DATE

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Sep 2019/2020

5 Nights

$ 3,908 pp

$3,898 pp

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

• Flight, transfers and accommodation at Anaheim

•T  ransfers to / from designated departure point

• 5 Day Pass to Disneyland

• Spending money

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

• Additional activities not listed

• All included activities

Support ratio 3:1 if higher support is required please contact for an individual price.

Please note that Photo ID is required to travel on this getaway, but no passport required.

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PACKING LIST CLOTHING

MEDICAL

MEDIA

Shirts

Prescriptions

Phone/Charger

Pants

Antibiotic Cream

Ipad/Ipod/MP3

Skirts

Bandages

Camera

Dresses

Bug Repellent

Camera Charger

Jeans

Pain Reliever

Laptop/Charger

Jackets

Tweezers

DVD Player

PJ’s

Anti-Bacterial Wipes

Reading Materials

Swimwear

Glasses/Contacts

Maps

Socks

Cortisone Cream

Batteries DVDs

Undergarments Belts/Jewelry

TOILETRIES

MISCELLANEOUS

Comb/Brush

Itinerary

Sunglasses

Shampoo/Conditioner

Cash/Travelers Checks

Binoculars

Styling Products

Tickets/Vouchers

Umbrella

Hair Accessories

Phone Cards

Alarm Clock

Flat Iron/Hair Curler

Passport/Visa

Snacks

Make Up Kit/Shaving

Drivers License/ID

Simming Goggles

Deodorant/Perfume

Emergency Numbers

Sewing Kit

Sunscreen

Business Cards

Sports Gear

Toothbrush/Paste

Insurance Cards

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How do I book? Afford Getaways strives to keep our costs low, therefore we require all bookings to be made at least two months prior to the Getaways departure date. When making a booking travellers, carers and / or referring organisations are required to sign a service agreement. When making a booking a 25% deposit is required for all holidays within Australia and a 50% deposit is required for all international Getaways.

What Are your Payment Options? There are many payment options available for your Afford Getaway, contact us today to discuss what option is right for you – 1300 233 673. For supports, if the Participant has nominated the NDIA to manage the funding for supports provided under the Service Agreement outlined after booking. After providing those supports, Afford will claim payment for those supports from the NDIA.

I’ve booked my Getaway, what’s next? The next step is to complete a personal information form outlining your likes and dislikes and any individual needs. It will also contain your carers contact information in case of an emergency. This will assist our Lifestyle Assistants to ensure they provide the best experience possible for you on your Getaway.

If I don’t have an NDIS Plan can I still go on a Getaway? If you do not have an NDIS plan and wish to go on a Getaway; please contact us to discuss individual pricing 1300 233 673

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How many people will be on my Getaway? Afford Getaways offer a high level of professional support. Our experienced and supportive staff will ensure you have the trip of a lifetime! All Getaways are priced at a 1:3 staff ratio and are suitable for travellers with low to moderate support needs. In some cases we may have 1:4 staff ratio depending on individual client needs. Prospective clients with higher support needs can contact Afford for a tailor made package. Afford Getaways will work with you to design your holiday to cater for your individual needs to ensure you have a memorable experience.

Can I go on a Getaway with 1:1 support? 1:1 supported holiday options are available – please contact us 1300 233 673 for individual pricing.

can I create my own holiday? Of course! We offer 1:1 supported Getaways and we can tailor make a package for you. Prices vary, please call us for a quote 1300 233 673.

What Identification do I need on my Getaway? Afford Getaways does not want any traveller denied entry to board a flight or cruise therefore Afford Getaways requires all travellers to have photo identification when travelling on all domestic or international holidays which include flights or cruises. Forms of photo identifications acceptable are valid passports, drivers licence or proof of age cards. Please note that a valid passport will be required for all International Getaways and International Cruise Getaways which must be valid for 6 months past date of travel return. It is also recommended to bring your Medicare card, pension card and companion card if you have them.


?? What information do I receive after booking? You will receive an updated itinerary and we will confirm a meet and greet location 1-2 weeks prior to departure. This is an allocated area where we will meet with our travel documentation before embarking on our Getaway.

Do I need travel insurance or a visa? Travel Insurance is optional but strongly advised, Afford Getaways recommends all travellers to take out insurance for all trips which include flights or cruises. Afford Getaways can assist you to arrange travel insurance at the travellers expense. Travel Insurance is mandatory for all international Getaways. When taking out travel insurance it is necessary to disclose any pre-existing medical conditions to the insurer. International Getaways may also require the purchase of a Visa to enter the country. Afford Getaways can assist you to arrange a visa at the travellers expense.

Is Afford Getaways a registered NDIS Provider? Yes, we are an NDIS registered provider in Australia.

Where will I be staying? Afford Getaways strives to keep our costs low, therefore we generally book 3-4 star accommodation as we find it is clean, comfortable and affordable.

Do I need a certain level of health and fitness to participate? All passengers should be healthy enough to participate in the activities, if you are unsure if you meet the minimum health requirements please call us as we strive to accommodate everyone for our Getaways.

I do not live near the Getaway destination, can I still book this? Afford Getaways strives to tailor make packages to suit all individual needs, we can arrange travel plans for you to meet with our group before we disembark, at the travellers expense.

How much luggage can I take? Passengers may bring two bags with them on their Getaway, one suitcase not exceeding 20KG and a smaller carry-on bag not exceeding 7KG.

How long until I receive my photo book? Afford Getaways strives to create unforgettable memories, each participant will receive a photo book of their Getaway. This can take up to 4 weeks from date of return.

What currency is required on my Getaway? Depending on the travel destination - Your Afford Travel Agent will assist you in ensuring you have the right currency for your Getaway.

How Can I cancel my getaway? All cancellations must be made in writing, the cancellation is valid from date of letter received. Cancellations will incur a loss of the deposit however money may be refunded

if we replace the position with another traveller on the Getaway – Please note one of the original passengers of the Getaway must still be travelling.

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What currency is used on board?

What if my medication needs to be refrigerated?

All P&O cruises will be AUD spending money on board.

Most of the rooms on board do contain mini-bar fridges where your medication can be stored. For rooms that do not contain fridges, portable fridges will be made available to guests requiring one for medical reasons, subject to availability. Please let your Afford Getaways Travel Agent know before your cruise that you require medication to be refrigerated.

All Royal Caribbean cruises will be USD spending money on board. Additional costs are optional and range from shore tours, shopping, specialty restaurants, soft drinks and alcohol. Please check with your Afford Getaways Travel Agent to check which currency is required on your Cruise Getaway.

What’s included in my cruise fare? Accommodation, main meals on board, entertainment and most on board activities, as well as the use of the ship’s many complimentary facilities such as swimming pools, gym, whirlpool spas and sporting equipment.

I take medication; do I need to let you know? Yes, if you take medication it must be advised at time of booking. Bring enough medication to last you until the end of your holiday. It is also a good idea to bring a few extra days’ supply, in case of any unforeseen delays. Please ensure your medication is kept in its original packaging in a webster pack and is in your carry-on luggage when boarding.

In most cases, yes. To ensure your medical equipment will work on board, we strongly advise to check that your medical equipment is compatible with the ships power supply by checking with the equipment supplier. Please advise at the time of booking if you intend to travel with medical equipment. For safety reasons, your equipment will need to be checked prior to boarding.

Do you cater for special dietary requirements onboard? For most special dietary requests, such as vegetarian and food allergies cruises can accommodate, however, some limitations apply. Unfortunately at present, we are unable to accommodate a Kosher or Halal diet on our Cruise Getaways.

Should I get the Flu vaccination?

If you have any special dietary requests, please ensure you advise when you make your cruise booking or at least 60 days prior to your cruise departure.

Australian public health authorities strongly recommend that all cruise ship passengers receive influenza vaccination at least two weeks before the start of their cruise. It is important that you see your doctor 6-8 weeks prior to departure to discuss and plan all necessary travel vaccines,

can I hire a mobility device to use on board?

including influenza vaccine.

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Can I bring my medical equipment to use on board?

Guests who require a mobility device, such as a wheelchair, will need to bring their own. When bringing a wheelchair on board, we highly recommend collapsible wheelchairs.


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What services & facilities do you offer for guests with disabilities? Wheelchair-accessible rooms on all Cruises ships, subject to availability at the time of request. Specialised kits available for hearing impaired guests, subject to availability upon request at time of booking. If you have any special requirements including wheelchair usage, or have any questions regarding mobility, Please notify your Afford Getaways Travel Agent at time of booking.

Do I need a passport? For international cruises that visit at least one foreign port, each guests is required to have a passport valid for a minimum of six months beyond the date of the cruise return. In addition, travel on our cruises will not revalidate an Australian or New Zealand re-entry visa. Please ensure you check your passport and visa requirements with the relevant consulate or embassy.

Do I need a visa? For standard Pacific Island and New Zealand itineraries visas may not be required as you will be considered in transit when you visit these ports as part of your cruise. As visa requirements are always subject to change, please consult your Afford Getaways booking agent.

What are some of the optional extras not included in my cruise fare? Some of the optional extras that can be purchased include Shore Tours, drinks, food from the specialty dining venues as indicated on board, bar snacks, room service, hairdressing, massage and beauty treatments, spa services, photographic services, video arcade games and some craft activities. Services and activities may vary on each ship.

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How much spending money will I need? It is completely up to you how much you would like to bring, we would suggest at least $500.00AUD $1,000AUD as a minimum with access to emergency funds if required. However keep in mind all main meals, accommodation and entertainment is included.

Can I make changes to my booking? Should you need to make changes to your booking (spelling corrections or to replace a guest), no administration fees will apply. Please be aware that one original guest from the booking must always remain on the booking or the booking will be subject to the applicable cancellation charges.

How Much money should I bring? It is completely up to you how much you would like to bring, we would suggest at least $500.00AUD $2,000AUD as a minimum with access to emergency funds if required. Keep in mind all main meals and accommodation is included. If you are unsure, please contact your Afford Getaways Travel Agent for assistance.

Have a question that’s not here? Afford Getaways strives to deliver the best supported Getaways in Australia and we are always here to answer any and all of your questions, give us a call to have a chat with our friendly team today!

1300 233 673 or visit www.afford.com.au

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Terms & Conditions Afford Getaways strives to deliver the best Supported Getaways in Australia, to do this we need to have some guidelines to follow to ensure quality service is delivered on every Getaway! If you any questions about our terms and conditions or just want to have a chat, give our friendly team a call on –

1300 233 673 All bookings must complete a personal information form and are required to sign a Service Agreement. The personal information form outlines your likes and dislikes and any individual needs. It will also contain your carers contact information in case of an emergency. Afford Getaways strongly advise all passengers to purchase travel insurance as a condition of participating in Afford Getaways, to ensure your safety. If you require a wheelchair please advise your Afford Getaways Travel Agent immediately as availability will need to be confirmed for you. Wheelchair accessibility spaces are limited on all Getaways please check when booking. When making a booking a 25% deposit is required for all Getaways within Australia and a 50% deposit is required for all international Getaways. In some cases an additional amount or full payment may be required to secure flights dependant on airline restrictions at time of booking – this will be advised by your Afford Getaways Travel Agent. If the booking is made 31 days within or prior to departure date, full payment will be required at the time of booking. Final payment MUST be received by final due date as extensions cannot be given unless otherwise specified. Final payment dates are specified per Afford Getaway outlined in your Service Agreement.

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If the passenger is claiming supports through NDIS funding, Afford will claim the money from the passenger’s NDIS plan once the service has been delivered. If, however the passenger’s NDIS funding is suspended or replaced by a new plan that cannot cover the required costs – the passenger will then be liable for all outstanding costs. Once the booking is confirmed the passenger will receive an updated itinerary detailing future payment dates, deposits required and due dates. If any changes need to be made to the booking after confirmation, this may include a fee. The fee is dependent on the Afford Getaway and nature of the Getaway, it is confirmed at time of change if required unless the change increases value of the booking. AFFORD GETAWAYS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO: • Alter the Getaway, or route if necessary due to unforeseen events such as weather conditions. • Withdraw a Getaway from our itineraries for any reason. • Cancel the Getaway if minimum numbers have not been met. (A minimum of 3 passengers per Getaway to guarantee departure.) • Decline a passenger’s participation on a tour if the passenger is significantly effecting the enjoyment or wellbeing of the Afford Getaways tour group. • If in the event a Getaway is to be cancelled due to low booking numbers and/or unforeseen events Afford Getaways will work with you to transfer your funds to an alternative Getaway as chosen by the passenger. Or we also offer tailor made packages and could offer 1:1 support if the passenger particularly wanted to go on a certain cancelled Getaway. • In the event a Getaway does need to be ended early, the passenger and/or carer will be liable for the full cost of the Getaway – this would be confirmed at the time. The Getaway cannot be transferred or refunded.


• C  ancel the Getaway due a passenger imposing a safety risk to themselves or others. • We reserve the right to correct any quotes which may have changed due to price fluctuation and availability. All prices are based on availability and are subject to change until booked and paid in full. In some instances a Getaway may need to be paid in full, this will be specified at time of booking.  fford Getaways acts as an agent is not responsible • A for any personal injuries, loss or damage to personal properties, delays, route changes, transport failures/ delays, acts of nature, wars, cancellations, strikes, and any unforeseen events which may affect the passengers Afford Getaway. The passenger agrees to release Afford Getaways from any liability if any of these events were to happen while undertaking the Getaway.  e reserve the right to hold a passenger responsible • W for any damages they may cause to property/ properties and/or persons. The passenger agrees to release Afford Getaways from any liability from any act by the passenger during the Getaway. WHATS INCLUDED: Afford Getaways strives to include all main amenities when travelling with us to ensure a smooth travel experience. The price of all of our tours include all main meals – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Accommodation (hotel/motel/cruise unless stated otherwise) transport fees as per stated in itinerary and entry fees into attractions/parks/shows and other stated activities, unless otherwise noted. Luggage included is 20KG checked and 7KG carry on unless otherwise stated. WHATS NOT INCLUDED: What is not included in our Afford Getaways is the extras one may need on a Getaway such as – passenger spending money, transfers to and from the designated meeting point, any costs associated with obtaining

travel documentation such as passports, visas or photo identification cards. Alcoholic drinks, morning/afternoon tea, soft drinks, toiletries and personal laundry items, excess baggage costs at the airport, telephone costs – International and Interstate. Equipment hire and shore tours. It is also strongly recommended passengers take of Travel Insurance when booking. If you require assistance with your Travel Insurance please speak to your Afford Getaways Travel Agent. Your Afford Getaways Travel Agent will be able to assist you in maintaining your spending whilst on your Afford Getaway. If you are concerned about your budgeting and spending, please speak with your Afford Getaways Travel Agent at time of booking and they will be able to support you with maintaining your spending on your Getaway. MEDICATION: Afford Getaways will assist with any medication requirements for your Getaway. If you take medication you must advise your Afford Getaways Travel Agent at time of booking. You must bring sufficient medication to last for your Afford Getaway plus an additional amount in case of emergency. Please ensure your medication is kept in its original packaging in a webster pack and is given to your Afford Getaways Travel Agent. In the event a passenger may require emergency medical treatment, the passenger and their parents and/or carers give permission for legally qualified medical personnel to treat them if required. When travelling on an Afford Getaway the passenger provides all of their health and medical details which are detailed in their insurance summary, these must be true and correct including any pre-existing medical conditions at the time of booking. Passengers may wish to consult their doctor before travelling to confirm if the tour if suitable to them.

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Terms & Conditions PHOTOGRAPHY AND SOCIAL MEDIA During your Afford Getaway our staff will be taking photos and/or videos of your amazing adventure. These photos are used to develop and issue memories photobook for all passengers on the Getaway. Afford Getaways reserves the right to use any images and/ or video taken on the Afford Getaway in promotional material unless otherwise specified by the passenger and/or parent/carer.

It is the responsibility of the passenger and/or parent/ carer to notify Afford Getaways should the passengers NDIS plan change, replaced by a new plan, and/or cancelled.

Once a passenger has booked their Afford Getaway they will need to complete a Service Agreement.

We reserve the right to update NDIS price changes advertised in our Afford Getaways travel book, which are updated every year in July. Participants will not be disadvantaged in any way if and when any new prices come into effect, and Afford will honor the hours of support agreed in the current Service Agreement.

This Service Agreement outlines:

FEEDBACK AND COMPLAINTS

• The supports to be provided by Afford including how, when and where the supports will be provided,

You can expect high quality service from Afford and we are committed to ensuring you receive this. Individuals, families, friends, careers and advocates are actively supported to provide feedback, make a complaint or resolve a dispute without fear of adverse consequences.

NDIS, AGREEMENTS AND SUPPORTS

• The cost of those supports and the method of payment, • The rights and responsibilities of the Participant, • The rights and responsibilities of Afford, • When and how this Service Agreement will be reviewed, • How any problems or issues that may arise will be addressed, and • How the Participant or Afford may change or end the Service Agreement. The Service Agreements outline the rights and responsibilities of the passenger and the staff member attending the Afford Getaway. Changes can be made to the Service Agreement - The Parties agree that any changes to the Service Agreement will be in writing, signed, and dated by the Parties. Should the participant decide to no longer receive supports from Afford, 28 days’ written notice is required.

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Is it expected for the passengers NDIS plan is to remain in effect during the period of the support provided and to ensure enough funding is available for the chosen Afford Getaway.

Any feedback or complaints are to be directed to the Team Leader and District Manager of the participants Day Program outlined in their Service Agreement at time of booking. General feedback and complaints can be directed to: • 1  300 233 673 • info@afford.com.au


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