Become an Outback Pioneer where Australia’s story still lives

Discover the pioneering spirit, the people and places of the Longreach region.

Outback Queensland has always been a place for the adventurous, independent and inventive people who could create a life far from the city. It’s not hard to see how the lifestyle shaped the famous outback character and why the outback life is so iconic in Australian folklore.

Outback Pioneers is all about giving you the chance to share the spirit of our region.  Discover more about our local heroes, our heritage and the wide-open outback landscape we call home.

Longreach is the focal point for a whole world of activities that take you back in time as well as sharing insights into what it means to be an outback pioneer today.