Holidays and Short Breaks

Everyone loves a holiday and, at A Slice of Life, we’re no different.

Our supported short breaks and holidays are designed for 14-26 year olds with mild intellectual disabilities and low support needs. Our aim is fun, adventure, relaxation and making friends.

Travelling in small groups, with a support ratio of 1:4, we endeavour to make travel affordable, entertaining and comfortable without cutting corners.

Christmas in July - Blue Mountains

Join us for a weekend of fun and Yuletide celebrations in the beautiful Blue Mountains from Friday 30th July until Sunday 1st August.

Travelling in a 12 or 21 seater bus, staying at Echo Point Discovery Motel and exploring the area including bush walks, Jenolan Caves and Christmas in July dinner, this will be the perfect opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle and relax with friends.

Friday – meet at St Matt’s, Botany at 8am, stop for morning tea at Norman Lindsay Gallery Cafe, continue to drive to the hotel and unpack before meeting for a short bushwalk, then dinner at the Carrington Hotel or similar.
Saturday – after breakfast travel to Jenolan Caves for a supported tour and high tea, return via Leura and go for a leisurely walk, return to the hotel to relax before our Christmas in July Dinner.
Sunday – spend a leisurely day in the Mountains and take a ride on the Scenic Railway before driving back to Botany arriving about 4pm.

Based on 6 participants $1280
Based on 8 participants $1100
Based on 10 participants $1000
Based on 12 participants $1090 (additional support and larger bus required)

Note: Transport, accommodation incl breakfast, support and Jenolan Caves tour are claimable on NDIS.
Out of pocket expenses include dinners and scenic railway ticket.
Participants will need spending money for lunch, drinks and shopping.

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Coming Soon

Exploring Canberra – 18-19 September 2021

Join us for a fun weekend in Canberra where we will go to Questacon and the War Memorial, ride bikes around Lake Burleigh Griffin and relax in the nation’s capital. Staying Saturday night only.

More details and pricing to follow.

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Adventures in the Snowy Mountains – 11-13 November 2021

Spend two nights in the beautiful Snowy Moutains. Staying in Jindabyne, we’ll travel to Thredbo one day and for those who are adventurous, we’ll climb Mount Kosciuszko, ride the bobsled track and chairlift or we can go for a walk and drink hot chocolate around the fire. We may go horse riding or kayaking on Lake Jindabyne. It will be a fun weekend exploring the area that is a summer wonderland as well as winter.

More details and pricing to follow.

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Deep Sea Fishing and Exploring Mission Beach & FNQ – April 2022 – Open to all ages

Enjoy 6 nights in beautiful Mission Beach, going deep sea fishing, visiting Cairns and enjoying everything the Great Barrier Reef and Far North Queensland has to offer.

More details and pricing to follow.

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