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APT Hosts Symphony in the Kimberley featuring members of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra

June 29, 2016 Tour Operator No Comments Print Print Email Email

Award winning Australian-owned travel operator APT is hosting Symphony in the Kimberley – an exclusive live performance by a quintet from the Sydney Symphony Orchestra (SSO) beneath the sandstone domes of the Bungle Bungle’s Cathedral Gorge this September.

As a proud sponsor of the SSO’s Master Series, APT has invited a musical ensemble to perform exclusively for guests travelling on its tours. Performing at the private event are Janet Webb, Principal Flute; Diana Doherty, Principal Oboe; Francesco Celata, Acting Principal Clarinet; Matthew Wilkie, Principal Bassoon; and Ben Jacks, Principal Horn.


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A natural amphitheatre within the remote World Heritage-listed Purnululu National Park, Cathedral Gorge offers the perfect stage for APT’s Symphony in the Kimberley, both acoustically and visually.

Commenting on the event Rob Tandy General Manager for APT’s Kimberley Wilderness Adventures said, “We’re proud and delighted to be working with the SSO on an event that promises to be as unique and special as its surroundings. Symphony in the Kimberley is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and we look forward to welcoming our guests to share this special occasion with us.”

Sydney Symphony Orchestra Managing Director Rory Jeffes said a shared passion for excellence has helped APT and the SSO create this unique trip: “The SSO and APT are united by their belief in experiences of the highest quality,” Mr Jeffes said. “The chance to hear our world-class musicians perform in the breathtaking surroundings of Cathedral Gorge in the Bungle Bungle Ranges is a not to be missed event for anyone passionate about music and exploring this wonderful country.”

Access to this one off special event is available to guests travelling on the following Kimberley Wilderness Adventures:

15 Day Kimberley Complete – 2, 6 and 7 September 2016

16 Day Kimberley, Kakadu & Arnhem Land  – 5 September 2016
16 Day Kimberley, Kakadu & Arnhem Land (Reverse) – 9 September 2016
9 Day El Questro, Gorges & Purnululu – 9 and 12 September 2016

Availability is limited and guests wishing to attend APT’s Symphony in the Kimberley are advised to book now in order to avoid disappointment.

Priced from $5,595 per person, twin share, included is all accommodation including the chance to stay at APT’s network of Wilderness Lodges at Bell Gorge and the Bungle Bungle Range; meals; all sightseeing, park and excursion fees; transfers to and from the airport; expert services of the Kimberley’s best driver-guides; travel in a custom built 4WD; and additional guides on selected walks.

A special APT booking offer is available for SSO Subscribers.

To find out more see your local travel agent, visit www.aptouring.com.au/sso or call APT on 1300 196 420.

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