Outback Queensland Adventure

14 Day Guided Tour from Brisbane to Cairns with Scenic

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Scenic's 14 Day Outback Queensland Adventure. Australia is a unique land in many ways. Celebrate its quirks and hidden jewels during this 14-day itinerary. From a museum dedicated to a famous bush ballad, to a veritable ‘dinosaur country’ – a treasure trove of ancient fossils,...read more

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New 2021
New Release
2021 Season
Guided Tour Starts In
Starts In
Brisbane
Guided Tour Ends In
Ends In
Cairns
Accomodation
Accomodation
4.5 - 5 Star
36
Max Group Size
36
Guided Tour
Trip Style
Guided Tour
Scenic / Cultural
Trip Style
Scenic / Cultural
Countries Explored:
Australia
Trip Operated By:
Scenic
Scenic
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Trip Code:
AOBC-1

Itinerary

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1 Brisbane
Welcome to Brisbane, the capital of Queensland. Upon arrival at the airport, you will be transferred to the your hotel for your overnight special stay. Feel free to explore the city at your leisure. You’ll find yourself perfectly located, just a short stroll from the Brisbane River and close to the heritage-listed Anzac Square. Meet your Tour Director and fellow travellers tonight for a welcome dinner. (D)
2 Brisbane - Roma
Heading north west, our first stop is Toowoomba, Queensland’s largest inland city. It is home to many parks and gardens as well as a growing urban coffee culture. Cross the Great Dividing Range to the Darling Downs and Dalby, the wheat capital of Queensland. We will travel through Chinchilla and Miles before arriving in Roma for our two-night stay. Join the Big Rig Night show to discover the unique history of Australia’s oil and gas industry in Roma. (B/D)
3 Roma
Roma is the centre of a rich pastoral and wheat-growing district. Full of country charm, it is home to Australia’s largest cattle-selling centre. Enrich With our local guide, discover all the hidden secrets of Roma. Begin your day with a Welcome to Country from a member of the local Mandandanyi tribe. Hear the stories of Roma’s history including a visit to the Rosedale Orchards. (B/L/D)
4 Roma - Charleville
Located on the Warrego River, Charleville was named after its Irish pioneers’ hometown in Ireland. It was the location of the Cobb & Co factory in the late 1890s. Learn about army life for the United States armed forces that were located here during WWII before visiting the Charleville Cosmos Centre. Enjoy an overnight stay. (B/D)
5 Charleville - Longreach
Today’s first stop is at the country town of Tambo. When wool prices crashed in 1992, a group of locals started making unique teddy bears from wool pelts and stuffed them with wool and thus the Tambo Teddy was born. See the Tree of Knowledge at Barcaldine, the reputed birthplace of the labour movement in Australia. Upon arriving in Longreach, head to your special glamping stay for two nights. (B/D)
6 Longreach
Start the day with the Qantas Founders Outback Museum to inspect the original 1922 hangar used by the departing flights, the Boeing747-200, and the first ever Qantas Jet passenger aircraft registered in Australia. At the Stockman’s Hall of Fame, learn about the brave and intrepid explorers, the stockman, and aborigines of pioneering Australia. This evening enjoy a sunset dinner cruise on the Thomson River. (B/L/D)
7 Longreach - Winton
Travelling to Winton, we visit the Waltzing Matilda Centre, dedicated to a song and the place where Banjo Patterson wrote the famous bush ballad. This afternoon visit the Age of Dinosaurs Museum of Natural History. The museum houses the largest collection of unique dinosaur fossils in Australia. A farmer whilst mustering in 1999 found the first dinosaur bone fossil in the region. Enjoy an overnight stay. (B)
8 Winton - Cloncurry
Cloncurry is affectionately known as “the Curry” by locals. It is the birthplace of the Royal Flying Doctor service. During your visit to John Flynn Place Museum, you will discover the Australian visionary who began his flying doctor experiment in 1928. Your home for the next two nights. (B/D)
9 Mt Isa
Spend the day in Mt Isa, a town that came into existence because of the vast mineral deposits found in the area. Mount Isa Mines is one of the most productive single mines in world history, based on the combined production of lead, silver, copper and zinc. Take an underground mine tour and visit the Outback at the Isa complex. (B/D)
10 Cloncurry - Charters Towers
Following the Overlanders Way, travelling through the towns of Richmond and Hughenden, you will come across an area known as dinosaur country because of the many discoveries of bones from marine reptiles found in this region that had once been an inland sea. Our stay for the next two nights is Charter Towers. A booming town during the gold rush of 1880s, it was home to the first regional stock exchange in Australia. (B/D)
11 Charters Towers
Enrich Spend today with Lyons family on their home and workplace – Wambiana Station. The deep roots the family has formed with the land has helped them build a wealth of knowledge about life on a cattle station, living in the bush and sustainable grazing practices, that they will be happy to share with you. (B/L/D)
12 Charters Towers - Cairns
Farewell the Queensland outback as we head east to the coastal town of Townsville. With more than 320 days of sunshine each year, Townsville is home to World Heritage-listed national parks and lush tropical gardens. Following the coast, our final stop for two nights is in Cairns. (B)
13 Cairns
Freechoice: Soar over the Atherton Tablelands in a hot air balloon flight at sunrise or journey through magnificent rainforest on the Kuranda Scenic Railway before returning by Skyrail. Alternatively, take a day trip to Cape Tribulation and experience the world’s oldest tropical rainforest, or enjoy a Great Barrier Reef day trip to the Outer Barrier Reef. Snorkel amidst the labyrinth of coral with an instructor and enjoy underwater observatory on a semi-submersible boat. (B/D)
14 Cairns
It is time to say goodbye to your newfound friends and head home, taking wonderful memories with you. The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Scenic cannot guarantee the tour will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information. (B)

Scenic Inclusions

Handcrafted Luxury
Handcrafted Luxury
With Scenic, perks and privileges come included. Enjoy a full range of luxurious benefits that will enhance your experience throughout your journey. Read more
Special Stays
Special Stays
Scenic hotels are selected on a combination of location, character and ambiance to ensure your hotel stay is reflective of your destination. Read more
Scenic Enrich
Scenic Enrich
Scenic's expert Journey Designers have handpicked a range of unique and unforgettable experiences that will be amongst the highlights of your journey. Read more
The nth Degree
The nth Degree
Scenic have thought about the details so you don't have to, from personal airport transfers, first-class transport and local guides. All tips and gratuities are included. Read more
Scenic Freechoice
Scenic Freechoice
Choose from a vast range of activities, ensuring you only see what you want to see, and do what you want to do, at a tempo that suits you. Read more
Freechoice Dining
Freechoice Dining
You'll be delighted by the sheer range of dining options available, from local and indigenous fare to specialty cuisines from around the world.

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