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Rum & Reef

Reef & Rum Package

This package is available from 16 December 2019 - 20 March 2020

Check-in to the town the turtles call home just a short hours drive north of the Fraser Coast for a summer holiday unlike any other.

Make yourself at home in a 2-Bedroom Eco Villa at Kellys Beach Resort where you can your loved one can sit back, relax and soak up the tranquil surrounds with the beach just a stone throw away. Start your turtle-y awesome holiday witnessing a miracle on a ranger-guided Mon Repos Nightly Turtle Encounter as mother turtles haul themselves up the sandy dunes to nest their clutches of eggs from November to January. Make a return to this incredible birth beach some weeks later and continue this circle of life journey watching baby turtles erupting from their nests, before making a dash towards the sea from late-January to late-March. Add some more turtle to your holiday and tick the Southern Great Barrier Reef off your bucket-list with a day trip to one of the southernmost coral cays, Lady Musgrave Island. Hop onboard Lady Musgrave Experiences luxury catamaran, 'Reef Empress', and spend the day snorkeling alongside turtles, manta rays, tropical fish, colourful coral, and other giant marine life. Let a marine biologist guide you on a scenic island walk and glass-bottom boat tour and learn about the world's most diverse eco-system. Of course, no holiday is complete without a tour through the iconic Bundaberg Rum Distillery. Immerse yourself in a Bundaberg Rum Distillery Visitor Experience and go behind the scenes in a world-class working distillery lead by a Bundaberg Rum Legend as you uncover the tricks of the trade to blending award-winning rum. Finish off your Bundaberg Rum Distillery Experience sampling some of the finest blends at the Bundaberg Rum Tasting Bar and browse your way through their shop to select your new favourite to take home.

Package Inclusions:
- Mon Repos Turtle Encounter Tickets
- Lady Musgrave Island Day Trip with Lady Musgrave Experience
- Bundaberg Rum Visitor Experience
- 2 bedroom Eco Villa at Kellys Beach Resort, Bargara (10 minutes drive to the Mon Repos Turtle Encounter)

How To Book:
1. Select your check-in date and no. of nights
2. Select your pax details (adult, child, concession, etc.)
3. Tick which date you wish to do the Mon Repos Turtle Encounter, Lady Musgrave Island day Trip & Bundaberg Rum Distillery Experience
4. Once you are happy with your selection click the 'BOOK NOW (YOUR PRICE)' button
5. Enjoy your turtle-y awesome holiday or call our friendly Visitor Information Centre staff on 1300 722 099 for more tours and attractions you can book today!

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*The rate of $432 per night is based on a 2-night stay of 2 adults during off-peak season (peak season: 14 December 2019 – 20 December 2019 & 07 January 2020- 27 January 2020), and does not include Lady Musgrave Experience's environmental fee).

Cancellation Policy

Kellys Beach Resort

Off-Peak Season 
If a cancellation is notified 48 hours or more prior to arrival date a refund of any deposit will be made less a cancellation fee of $30.00 to cover administrative costs. For cancellations notified less than 7 days prior to arrival date all amounts of money paid are forfeited.

Queensland School Holidays Christmas & Easter Cancellations 
If a cancellation is notified 7 days or more prior to arrival date a refund of any deposit will be made less a cancellation fee of $30.00 to cover administrative costs. For cancellations notified less than 30 days prior to arrival date all amounts of money paid are forfeited.

No shows forfeit any deposits

Changes – Please Note an Administration Fee of $30.00 can be applied to changes to reservations

Kellys Beach Resort WILL NOT be held responsible for costs loss of deposits and payments made or other fees incurred due to cancellations resulting from unforeseen circumstances medical conditions or changes to travel plans. 

Mon Repos Turtle Encounter

Please note that Bundaberg Tourism reserves the right to charge a cancellation fee if you cancel for the evening you have booked. The booking fee of $3 paid by the customer is NON REFUNDABLE and is retained by the Booking Agent.

Please note if there is no turtle activity and you are not taken to the beach on the night that you have booked or if you decide to leave prior to your group going onto the beach there will be no refund offered. All monies will be forfeited if you do not turn up on the night you are booked or you cancel your booking less than 24 hrs prior to the tour. Any amendments (change of tour date) to your booking must be made by 11:00 am on the day of the tour. In the event of storms when tours are cancelled for visitor safety you will be offered to rebook for another night if there is availability or receive a refund minus the $3 Booking Fee.

Lady Musgrave Experience

All tours are subject to weather and minimum numbers and may be changed without notice due to conditions on the day and will incur no liability for any such cancellation or alteration. Lady Musgrave Experience reserves the right to substitute vessels if necessary.

Customer Choosing to Cancel for any reason – 20% cancellation fee if cancelled from date of booking to 60 hours prior to tour date.

Cancellation 48-60 hours prior to tour date 50% cancellation fee will apply.

Less than 48 hours or failure to board 100% of the fare is withheld.

Other conditions may apply to Group booking cancellations.

Should a tour be cancelled by Lady Musgrave Experience passengers will be offered an alternative date or a full refund **

We do recommend you look into taking out travel insurance as they may assist in covering your accommodation cost if tours are cancelled.

Lady Musgrave Experience holds no responsibility for loss or damage to goods.

** Refunds will be processed the same day as request & depending on your bank can take between 3-10 business days for the refund to be received into your account. Lady Musgrave Experience will send through the confirmation of refund at the time of processing.