2017 Legendary Longreach & Winton

Our best selling FULLY INCLUSIVE tour featuring top Longreach & Winton attractions and hospitality

Highlights

  • Strathmore Station tour
  • Longreach School of Distance Education tour
  • Dinosaur Stampede at Lark Quarry Conservation Park
  • Australian Age of Dinosaurs tour and sunset dinner
  • Winton Town tour with Arnos Wall & the Musical Fence
  • Guided tour of the Waltzing Matilda Centre's Qantilda precinct
  • Qantas Founders Museum Jets tour and Heritage listed Qantas Hangar visit
  • Exclusive Dinner at Qantas Founders Museum
  • Homestead lunch at historic Rosebank Station
  • Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame & Show
  • Multi-award winning Drover's Sunset Cruise on the MV Explorer
  • Smithy's Outback Dinner & Live Show

Inclusions

  • All motel en-suite accommodation (3 nights Longreach, 2 nights Winton)
  • Travel by luxury 4WD coach
  • Savannah Guides Master Operator Driver & Host
  • All meals, all entries/activities as per itinerary
  • Return First Class Rail between Brisbane & Longreach - LLW8 only

 









Itinerary

DAY 1: TUESDAY - (D)

Guests on LLW8 will depart Brisbane on the Spirit of the Outback for a first class overnight rail journey to Longreach.

DAY 2: WEDNESDAY – LONGREACH (B,L,D)

Guests on LLW6 will join the tour today after lunch. You will be met by our Outback Aussie Tour’s representative and be introduced to your fellow travellers. Transfer to your overnight accommodation and ‘hold on to your Akubras’ for the start of your Outback Queensland adventure. Accommodation Longreach - Albert Park Motor Inn

DAY 3: THURSDAY – LONGREACH (B,L,D)

This morning we'll meet the owners of Strathmore Station for a tour of their property and to sample some delicious home cooking! Witness a ‘totally different way of schooling’ at Longreach School of Distance Education. Enjoy a leisurely lunch and free time in downtown Longreach. Transfer to Qantas Founders Museum mid afternoon for a guided Jets tour and to wander the Heritage listed Qantas Hangar. Toast our pioneers with sunset drinks before our exclusive dinner in the Museum. Accommodation Longreach - Albert Park Motor Inn

DAY 4: FRIDAY – LONGREACH (B,L,D)

Discover the inspiring pioneer stories at the Stockman’s Hall of Fame then take your seat at the entertaining Outback Stockman’s Show. We'll visit historic Rosebank Station originally settled as a sheep and cattle station some 100 years ago.  Hear local pastoral heritage stories and enjoy lunch in the original homestead.  Late afternoon, unwind on the Drover’s Sunset Cruise with tasty onboard nibbles platters before a two course table-service dinner under the stars at Smithy’s Outback Dinner & Live Show. Accommodation Longreach - Albert Park Motor Inn

DAY 5: SATURDAY – WINTON (B,L,D)

Today we travel west to Winton for a guided tour of the Waltzing Matilda Centre's Qantilda precinct followed by lunch at the 'Tatts' Hotel, a local favourite. Enjoy some free time to wander the main street and visit the opal shops.  Learn the story behind the quirky Arnos Wall and play a tune on what is believed to be the world’s only musical fence.  Late afternoon experience a guided interpretive tour at the Australian Age of Dinosaurs Museum, located high up on a mesa - our very special sunset dinner location. Accommodation Winton - Boulder Opal Motel

DAY 6: SUNDAY – WINTON (B,L,D)

Travel into the heart of Waltzing Matilda country to the beautiful Carisbrooke Station.  Here we'll follow the scenic Cory's Range drive to the Three Sisters rock formation, vist an opal mine and enjoy a relaxed morning tea at the homestead.  We continue a short distance to Dinosaur Stampede at Lark Quarry Conservation Park for a guided tour of 3300 fossilised footprints, the world's only recorded dinosaur stampede. Return to Winton via spectacular 'Jump Up' country landscapes. Accommodation Winton - Boulder Opal Motel

DAY 7: MONDAY – (B,L,D)

Following an early breakfast, we transfer back to Longreach where Guests on LLW6 will conclude their tour. Guests on LLW8 will join the Spirit of the Outback for an overnight first class rail journey to Brisbane.

DAY 8: TUESDAY - (B)

Guests on LLW8 will arrive in Brisbane.

 

2017 Departure Dates

Departing Longreach (LLW6):
07 June
– Limited Availability
05 July
– Limited Availability
19 July
– SOLD OUT
02 August
– SOLD OUT
16 August
– SOLD OUT
30 August
– SOLD OUT
06 Septembe
r – SOLD OUT
20 September
27 September
– Limited Availability
11 October
– SOLD OUT
18 October
– Limited Availability
25 October
 
Departing Brisbane (
LLW8):
06 June
– Limited Availability
04 July
– Limited Availability
18 July
– SOLD OUT
01 August
– SOLD OUT
15 August
– SOLD OUT
29 August
– SOLD OUT
05 September
– SOLD OUT
19 September
26 September
– Limited Availability
10 October
– SOLD OUT
17 October
– Limited Availability
24 October


Pricing:

Cost per person Twin Share Triple Share Sole Use
6 Day (LLW6) Longreach - Longreach$2199$2099$2539
8 Day (LLW8) Brisbane - Brisbane$2677 (QPCV)#
$2917 (SENIOR)
$3257 (FULL ADULT)
$2577 (QPCV)#
$2817 (SENIOR)
$3157 (FULL ADULT)
$3017 (QPCV)#
$3257 (SENIOR)
$3597 (FULL ADULT)

*Rail subject to availability. Rail price based on return First Class sleeper on the Spirit of the Outback between Brisbane and Longreach. #QPCV - Queensland Pension Concession Rail Vouchers (4). Minimum tour numbers apply.  Itinerary subject to change.

 

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