Queensland Dusty Trails Outback Adventure


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    Brisbane to Townsville
    Duration: 10 Nights/ 11 Days
    Departures: 16 July & 03 September 2021
    From Price: AU$5,489pp share twin
    Single Supplement: AU$920pp

    Venture beyond the horizon to the heart of the rugged Queensland outback. Travelling across the Great Dividing Range you pass through an ever changing landscape before reaching your final destination in the tropical north. The Tour Guide and Travel Wellbeing Concierge travel with you every step of the way to ensure your safety and enjoyment remains at the forefront of
    the journey. Over eleven unforgettable days you will experience the history, heritage and characters of the outback on the quintessential Aussie road trip of a lifetime.

    Package Highlights/Inclusions:
    • Welcome dinner at local restaurant in Brisbane
    • Visit to Historic Glengallen Homestead with lunch
    • City heritage tour of Toowoomba
    • Lunch at picturesque Picnic Point overlooking the stunning Lockyer Valley
    • 2-night stay at Oaks Hotel Toowoomba
    • Wine tasting in Crows Nest – famous for Shiraz and Chardonnay
    • Entry to Miles Historical Village Museum
    • Visit to the Roma Sale yards and guided tour with retired stockman
    • Private star gazing at the Cosmos Observatory in Charleville
    • Guided Tour and lunch at historic Corones Hotel in Charleville
    • Spectacular Sunset cruise through the outback on the Thomson River
    • Entry to The Stockman’s Hall of Fame and Qantas Founders Museum
    • Guided Tour of the Dinosaur Canyon Centre in Winton
    • Discover local prehistoric artifacts with entry to Flinders Discovery Centre
    • 2-night stay at Hotel Grand Chancellor right on the waterfront in Townsville
    • Half day tour of Magnetic Island
    • Celebratory farewell dinner in Townsville

    ITINERARY:
    DAY 1: BRISBANE – Arrive into Brisbane by 4.00pm to check into your accommodation. Meet the group in the early evening for a welcome
    dinner. (D) Overnight: Hotel Grand Chancellor (or similar)

    DAY 2: BRISBANE TO TOOWOOMBA – Today we travel over the Great Dividing Range to Queensland’s Garden City; Toowoomba, with a
    tasty lunch and time to explore the restored heritage Glengallan homestead. (B, L,D) Overnight: Oaks Hotel (or similar)

    DAY 3: TOOWOOMBA – Take in the sights of Toowoomba on a city heritage tour followed by lunch with a view at Picnic Point. The afternoon is at your leisure. (B,L,D) Overnight: Oaks Hotel (or similar)

    DAY 4: TOOWOOMBA TO ROMA – On our journey towards Roma we venture to the quaint town of Crows Nest to sample the local wines
    before we stop for lunch in a heritage hotel. In the afternoon we explore the historical village of Miles before continuing on to Roma.
    (B,L,D) Overnight: Roma Explorers Inn (or similar)

    DAY 5: ROMA TO CHARLEVILLE – This morning we walk through the Roma Saleyards with a retired stockman for a full insight into their daily
    lives. After a relaxed lunch in Charleville your afternoon is at leisure before we gather in the evening for dinner and a star gazing
    experience. (B,L,D) Overnight: Charleville Hotel (or similar)

    DAY 6: CHARLEVILLE TO LONGREACH – Our journey today takes us to Longreach known as the heart of “Outback Queensland.” On arrival
    enjoy a sunset cruise on the idyllic Thompson River. (B,L,D) Overnight: Albert Park Motor Inn (or similar)

    DAY 7: LONGREACH – After breakfast you will explore The Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame and Qantas Founder Museum at your own
    pace before our relaxed group dinner. (B,L,D) Overnight: Albert Park Motor Inn (or similar)

    DAY 8: LONGREACH TO WINTON – This morning we visit the Dinosaur Canyon Centre with a free afternoon in Winton to explore local
    attractions or just soak up the atmosphere of the quirky little town. (B,L,D) Overnight: North Gregory Hotel (or similar)

    DAY 9: WINTON TO TOWNSVILLE – Townsville is the destination for today. As we head towards the coast, we will stop at the Flinders Discovery Centre to marvel at the locally discovered prehistoric artefacts on display. (B,L,D) Overnight: Hotel Grand Chancellor (or similar)

    DAY 10: TOWNSVILLE – MAGNETIC ISLAND DAY – We have a half day to relax and explore the stunning Magnetic Island and its surrounding
    reefs. The adventure winds to an end with a celebratory farewell dinner. (B,D) Overnight: Hotel Grand Chancellor (or similar)

    DAY 11: TOWNSVILLE
    The tour ends with a transfer to the airport. (B)

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