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2017-18 Magellan Ashes Series 5th Test Tour (Sydney) from Manchester - 10 Nights - Prices from £3399pp

2017-18 Magellan Ashes Series 5th Test Tour (Sydney) from Manchester - 10 Nights

This Sport Break

10 night Trip includes Travel, Transfers, Ticket, Accommodation.

Venue: The Sydney Cricket Ground

3 Sport Breaks left

From £3399pp

Offical Ticket Included
At a glance

A fitting location for the final test, the Sydney Cricket Ground is one of Australia's most historic venues. Will this be the decider? We have selected Silver category tickets in the lower level of the Churchill/ Brewongle Stand with a view of slips to gully.

Your Booking Includes:

  • Return international flights from Manchester to Sydney
  • 10 nights' accommodation including daily breakfast
  • Return airport transfers to your chosen hotel
  •  Official Silver Category, 5 Day Ticket for the 5th Test Match
  • New Year's Eve in Sydney
  • Thomas Cook Sport representatives there to help
  • Service charges and taxes


Your Booking Doesn't Include:

  • Match Day Transfers

Optional Extras (at a fee):

  • Official Ashes Functions


Day 1, Friday 29th December 2017
Depart London for Sydney.

Fly from Manchester to Sydney with Etihad Airways.

Day 2, Saturday 30th December 2017
Arrive in Sydney where you will be met by our staff and transferred to your hotel. Relax after the long flight or head in to the city and join the festive celebrations.

Day 3 - 6, Sunday 31st December 2017 – Wednesday 3rd January 2018
At leisure. Sydney is an amazing place to spend New Year’s Eve and the spectacular fireworks over the harbour should not be missed. After the festivities you have a few more days to relax, explore and get ready for the Test Match.

Day 7 - 11, Fifth Test Match, Thursday 4th – Monday 8th January 2018
Make your own way to the SCG. Will it be a question of securing victory or salvaging some pride for the England team? Settle in to your official Silver category seat.  Located in the Churchill/Brewongle Stand, between slips and gully, you won’t miss a second of the action* NB; please note that all Day 5 tickets are General Admission.

Day 12, Tuesday 9th January 2018
It will be a sad farewell to fantastic hosts and a great city. After checking out of your hotel, transfer to the airport for your homeward flight. Whatever the result we know you’ll have witnessed a fantastic battle between two great cricket teams!

Fly from Sydney to Manchester with Etihad Airways.

The Venue

The Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) is used mainly for Test cricket, One Day International cricket, Twenty20 cricket and Australian rules football, as well as some rugby league football and rugby union matches. It is the home ground for the New South Wales Blues cricket team, the Sydney Sixers of the Big Bash League and the Sydney Swans Australian Football League club. It is owned and operated by the SCG Trust that also manages the Sydney Football Stadium located next door. It has a seating capacity of 48,000.

Seat Location
Thomas Cook Sport have chosen to offer Silver category seats which are situated in the Churchill/Bewongle Stands, Lower Level with a view of slips to gully. 

Hotel Options

For latest prices and availability please complete the Sport break selection above to find your break.

  • Travelodge Sydney

    27 Wentworth Ave Sydney 2010

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    Travelodge Sydney is located on the edge of Sydney’s CBD, close to major city streets and is near the serenity of Hyde Park. This Sydney hotel has 406 hotel rooms over 18 levels. Travelodge Sydney's position, close to Museum Station and many major Sydney attractions makes the hotel an ideal home base from which to explore all that this diverse city has to offer. As well as Sydney CBD, Travelodge Sydney offers a great base to explore the exciting inner city suburbs of Surry Hills, Darlinghurst and Paddington, bursting with great cafes, restaurants, nightlife and shopping. Travelodge Sydney is one of the best-placed Sydney hotels for the smart traveller who appreciates great value in a location that grants handy access to everything this bustling city has to offer. A short walk away from the hotel, Oxford and Crown Streets bustle with activity and boast a diverse range of restaurants, cafés, bars and entertainment venues. With more of an eclectic vibe, this is the area of the city where many of the city’s artists and musicians congregate.

    We chose this Hotel because:

    • Great location
    • Complimentary WiFi
    • Modern Features
    • Fitness centre 


    Key Features:

    • Gym
    • On-site Parking
    • Restaurant
    • WiFi
  • Vibe Hotel Sydney

    111 Goulburn St Sydney 2000

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    Perfectly positioned in the heart of Sydney CBD, Vibe Hotel Sydney is surrounded by Sydney’s premier attractions such as Hyde Park, Chinatown, and Sydney Tower as well as minutes away from the exciting suburbs of Surry Hills and Darlinghurst. The hotel features 191 spacious and well-equipped hotel guest rooms. At the end of a busy day, there is no better place to retire than to Vibe Hotel Sydney. Take a dip in the rooftop pool, relax in the sauna, work out in the gym, or simply lay back and take it easy in your spacious room. The hotel is close to major transport hubs including Central, Museum and Town Hall Train stations. From here, you are perfectly placed to explore everything Sydney has to offer. The hotel is right in the middle of some of Sydney’s finest cuisine, with cafés, restaurants and trendy bars all being within walking distance. Curve Café and Bar, located on the ground floor of the hotel, also offers tasty all day dining and room service options. Presenting the best of both worlds, Vibe Hotel Sydney's location is close to major city streets, while being surrounded by parks. The hotel is just a block away from Pitt Street and Oxford Street, and equally close to the space and serenity of Hyde Park with its Pool of Reflection, monuments, fountains, and statues.

    We chose this Hotel because:

    • Central Location
    • Well-equipped bedrooms
    • Complimentary WiFi
    • Excellent facilities 

    Key Features:

    • City Centre Location
    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • WiFi
  • Rydges Sydney Central

    28 Albion Street, Surry Hills Sydney NSW 2010

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    Stay in the Rydges Sydney Central and find yourself surrounded by elegance from the moment you enter our hotel lobby, where you will be greeted by the soothing sight of our in-ground Koi pond. The Surry Hills hotel, located adjacent to Sydney’s bustling City is just minutes from exciting attractions including Darling Harbour, China Town, Australian Museum Sydney and the Royal Botanic Gardens as well as shopping and dining on Oxford and Crown Street. Guests enjoy staying in one of 271 spacious rooms that afford them the desirable conveniences that make vacations in the Surry Hills accommodation more enjoyable. Guest rooms offer ensuite bathrooms, FREE WI-FI and a sound night’s sleep on comfortable beds. Guests can enjoy lounging poolside or a session in the heated sauna. The Surry Hills accommodation offers a convenient onsite bar and restaurant where guests can grab a drink or bite to eat at their convenience. Menus feature fresh, seasonal fare with rich flavour packed into every bite.

    We chose this Hotel because:

    • Complementary Wi-Fi
    • Central Location
    • Spacious Rooms
    • Various Hotel awards 


    Key Features:

    • City Centre Location
    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • WiFi

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Your 2017-18 Ashes Series Booking includes


Official Tickets

As an Official Licensed Travel Operator to the 2017-18 Ashes Series, you'll have peace of mind that the Ashes ticket in your hand is 100% official.


Selected for location and quality our inclusive hotel options will ensure you wake up fresh, ready to experience your sport.


It's good to know that our experienced travel representatives will be there to ensure your experience is as you would expect - awesome!

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