Longreach Essentials Holiday
It’s a great value getaway.
This is a great value way to see the highlights of Longreach and get a taste of the pioneer outback life. You’ll stay in the best option of our self-catering accommodation available at the time of booking – so book early!
If you’re limited by time or budget, this holiday includes all the Longreach favourites and you save by being flexible on the accommodation type.
ARRIVAL DAY: Monday
What you’ll enjoy:
Monday Check in after 2 pm and embrace the sights and sounds of the real outback. Time for a swim in the pool, a cup of tea on the deck – or walk into Longreach town to the Station Store. Have a BBQ and watch an open-air movie or enjoy the evening your own way. [D]
Tuesday Your tour takes you to historic Nogo Station for insight into the pioneering outback lifestyle. See a shearing demonstration, enjoy a home-baked morning tea with Abigail (née Kinnon) and much more. In the afternoon, visit the Qantas Founders Museum to learn about the pioneers of flight and explore the historic planes on your 90-minute Jet Tour. [B,MT]
Wednesday Start the day with the Cobb & Co Stagecoach Experience – a pioneering ride you’ll never forget, the Harry Redford Old Time Tent Show, a home-baked ‘smoko’ (morning tea) and a classic bush movie. There’s time for Station Store shopping or just relaxation in the afternoon before your Starlight’s Cruise Experience with stockman’s campfire dinner, bush poetry and Starlight’s Spectacular Sound & Light Picture Show. [B,MT,D]
Thursday Check-out and leave your bags at reception before walking a few minutes to the Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame to explore the five themed galleries before the Outback Stockman’s Show. [B]
Key to included meals: B – breakfast, MT – morning tea, L – lunch, D – dinner
Price per person
Our 2018 holiday season is from 26 March – 31 October.
Your 4-day holiday includes:
3 nights – 3.5-star accommodation or better
Breakfast basket for your stay
BBQ and outdoor movie
Cobb & Co Stagecoach Experience*
Nogo Station Experience with sheep shearing demonstration*
Starlight’s Cruise Experience with campfire dinner and Starlight’s Spectacular Sound & Light Picture Show*
Entry to Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame and Outback Stockman’s Show
Entry to Qantas Founders Museum and 90-minute Jet Tour
Pioneer Privilege Pack
Transfer to and from airport or station
Transfer to Outback Pioneers experiences
Additional Activities Include:
Bicycle hire and trail maps
Departure dates and prices
DEPARTURE & DURATION:
Monday, 4 days
Adult (twin share): $899
Single supplement: $255
Can I start the holiday on a different day?
Our itineraries have been designed to fit with our experience days and help you get the most out of your time here. If the arrival day doesn’t suit you, you can create your own similar holiday by booking accommodation and experiences separately or call our friendly staff who can work out an itinerary for you.
If you let us know when you book, we can make sure your special dietary needs are catered for throughout the holiday.
What’s the best way to get to Longreach?
Please see the ‘Plan’ section of our website for more details of flights, rail and road travel.