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Attention general aviators and enthusiasts! Fly yourself to Longreach to celebrate the Centenary of Qantas
Day 1: Friday 14 August 2020
Fly into Longreach Airport on Friday afternoon, the heart of Outback Queensland and home of Qantas. You will be met by one of our courtesy shuttles for an easy transfer to your accommodation. Check in and relax. We have a huge weekend planned for you and fellow aviators!
Tonight you’ll be treated to a really special event. Toast the glorious outback sunset with drinks and canapes under the newly opened Airpark Roof at Qantas Founders Museum. As the sun goes down the lights come up with an awesome Light & Sound Show, amplifying your experience under the roof. Stroll into the main museum exhibition hall for a sumptuous two-course dinner, drinks and music.
Day 2: Saturday 15 August 2020
Enjoy a well deserved sleep in and leisurely breakfast. Early risers seeking a morning coffee fix should make their way to one of the Eagle Street cafes. Or, if you’re feeling energetic consider a power walk along the 2.5km Botanic Walkway.
Mid-morning shuttles will be available from Eagle Street to transfer you to one of Outback Queensland’s iconic attractions. The Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame pays tribute to the Aussie Stockman. Its five themed galleries also celebrate the stories of Indigenous Australians, Pastoralists and Explorers. It’s the place of Aussie legends. See the action at the the Outback Stockman’s Show followed by a light lunch.
Late afternoon, board the fully licensed Drover’s Sunset Cruise and take your seat on the top deck. Unwind with tasty sunset nibbles as you cruise on the Thomson River to Sunset Bend. The perfect spot to capture a magnificent outback sunset. Then take your seat at Smithy’s Outback Dinner and Show for a fabulous night under the outback skies.
Day 3: Sunday 16 August 2020
This morning enjoy buffet breakfast with fellow aviators in style at the Qantas Founders Museum. Next, join an experienced guide and fellow aircraft enthusiasts for an exclusive Aircraft Tour featuring the Boeing 747, 707 and Super Constellation. After the tour you’ll have plenty of time to explore the museum and uncover the many stories linked to the founding of our national airline.
Before you leave, pick up your pre-packed lunch and drink from the Qantas Founders McGinness’ Restaurant. Shuttles will operate this afternoon to transfer you back to your accommodation or to the airport.
Prices (per person)
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Package prices per person in AUD
Book and pay deposit by 31 Dec 2019 and save up to $400pp on selected 2020 tour departures.
Past passengers enjoy Early Emu Offers on all 2020 tour departures.
When six or more people book a holiday of 6 days or more together, you will each receive $150pp off your tour price.
Save 10% per person on the land portion of any of our extended tours when you purchase two of them.