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Old Sep 7, 06, 6:45 am   #1
 
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Croydon Antarctica Sightseeing Flights - 2006 Season

G'Day all

Croyden Travel have released dates for the Antarctic B744 charters:

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Sunday 31 December 2006 Sydney 		5:00pm 	Sydney		6:00 am
Sunday 21 January 2007 	Melbourne 	8:30am 	Melbourne 	8:00 pm
Sunday 11 February 2007 Sydney 		8:00am 	Sydney		8:00 pm
Croydon Travel | Antarctica Flights
Croydon Travel | Antarctica Flights: Brochure

Prices start @ AUD$899 for Economy (Centre) to AUD$5199 for First

Hopefully VH-OEJ will "Wunala Dreaming" will be operating this season's flights.

Antarctica flights - What a lovely way to bring in 2007
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Old Sep 7, 06, 1:17 pm   #2
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Only 3 this year? Why the drop off?
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Old Sep 8, 06, 3:02 am   #3
 
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IIRC, it's mainly due to a higher cost of living (rise in interest rates, petrol, re-establishing one's priorities etc)

Apparently demand from ADL had been dwindling over the years.. with JAN/FEB 2005 being ADL's last offering..
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I did this trip back in 2000.. definitely worthwhile.
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