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Platinum Tour - Brisbane

TEST 1 - BRISBANE, 23-27 NOVEMBER 2017

Within easy reach of beaches, untouched island reserves and heritage listed forests, the capital of Queensland has all the benefits of a cosmopolitan city in a natural wonderland; with the Sunshine Coast to the North, Gold Coast to the South. Here the GABBA cricket ground, will host the first of the crucial Tests.

INCLUDED IN OUR TOUR

  • Roundtrip scheduled flights in Economy Class
  • 7 nights at Stamford Plaza, Brisbane in a Superior Room on a bed & breakfast basis
  • Match Day Hospitality for the First Test, as detailed below
  • Cricket match day transfers
  • Air-conditioned transfers between airports and hotels
  • Welcome drinks on arrival
  • State of Play evening in Brisbane, including wine, beer and soft drinks
  • Celebrity Host at State of Play evening
  • Farewell Dinner
  • Transfers to all ITC Sports Travel functions as stated
  • Exclusive commemorative merchandise, cricket ticket holder and ITC Sports Travel wallet
  • Tour Manager to accompany you throughout the tour
  • All taxes and surcharges, unless otherwise stated

NOT INCLUDED

  • Private car transfers
  • Travel insurance
  • All meals and drinks not stated
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Optional excursions

Price from £5,395 per person, based on 2 sharing

Please note our tour prices are subject to confirmation of flight prices: flight availability and prices will be checked and confirmed at booking stage. Flight upgrades are available on request.

PLATINUM HOSPITALITY

During the Test Match in Brisbane, our guests will receive Cricket Australia Official Hospitality, as detailed below, which is included in the package price shown on this Test itinerary.

For days 1-3 of each of the Test Match, our Platinum clients will have access to the Cricket Club at the GABBA, a sophisticated, yet relaxed environment, where they will receive:

  • Excellent stadium seating (with access to the Cricket Club throughout the game). Seating is exclusive to the Cricket Club in Brisbane.
  • Entertaining guest appearances.
  • Dedicated reception offering an all-day concierge service.
  • There will be a sit-down meal at a table reserved for you during the main break in the game.
  • Throughout the day, beverages, including premium wine and beer, soft drinks, espresso coffee and tea, will be served.

On day 4 of the Test Match, our Platinum guests will receive Platinum stadium seating, while on day 5 your ticket will be General Admission.

Should the Test Match go to days 4 and 5 we will arrange for additional Hospitality (where possible), which will be passed on to you at cost.

LOGO

ITC Sports Travel is a Cricket Australia Travel Office Licensed Travel Operator for the 2017-18 Magellan Ashes Series. Licence number CATO1718/060. The Cricket Australia shield device is a trade mark of, and used under licence from, the owner Cricket Australia by whom all copyright and other rights of reproduction are reserved.

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Sun
19
Nov

Your tour begins with a departure flight from the UK to Brisbane in economy.

Tue
21
Nov

Arrive in Brisbane. Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel, Stamford Plaza, for 7 nights in a Superior Room on a bed and breakfast basis. You’ll receive a warm ITC welcome on the first evening at a drinks reception with your host and fellow guests.

Wed
22
Nov

Today is a day at leisure, for you to relax and enjoy your surroundings in preparation for tomorrow’s start of The Ashes 2017-18 Test Series.

Thu
23
Nov

FIRST TEST, AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND – The GABBA, Brisbane - Day 1
Enjoy five days of world class test match cricket.
Roundtrip stadium transfers are included.

Fri
24
Nov

FIRST TEST, AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND – The GABBA, Brisbane - Day 2
Roundtrip stadium transfers are included.
Today’s cricket action will be followed by our popular State of Play evening, for an entertaining and informal review of the day’s play. Spend a relaxing evening with a drink in hand, in the company of our host, where previously the likes of Gladstone Small and David ‘Bumble’ Lloyd have been known to offer their expert opinion on the Test Matches.

Sat
25
Nov

FIRST TEST, AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND – The GABBA, Brisbane - Day 3
Roundtrip stadium transfers are included.

Sun
26
Nov

FIRST TEST, AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND – The GABBA, Brisbane - Day 4
Roundtrip stadium transfers are included.

Mon
27
Nov

FIRST TEST, AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND – The GABBA, Brisbane - Day 5
Roundtrip stadium transfers are included.

Tue
28
Nov

This morning you will be met and transferred to Brisbane Airport for your flight home to the UK.

Wed
29
Nov

Arrive in the UK.

Arrangements conclude.

Stamford Plaza, Brisbane

A recognisable landmark on the city’s skyline, this hotel is located between the banks of the Brisbane River and the Botanic Gardens. Each of the 252 luxuriously appointed guest rooms are generously sized and spread over 22 floors, offering a comfortable stay in this cosmopolitan city. Dining options are outstanding, with al fresco The Pav Bar a favourite.

Accommodation is in a Superior Room on a bed & breakfast basis.

From £5,395 per person
based on 2 sharing

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