Welcome to Longreach where 1001 stories meet!
Slow down, change gear and get ready to explore a different world
Your outback pioneering adventure begins here. It’s pretty easy to find your way around Longreach and you’ll find a warm welcome and outback hospitality.
A SMALL TOWN WITH EVERYTHING YOU NEED
Please see the map below to get yourself oriented and pop into the Outback Pioneers booking office for tourist advice and more information.
OUR BOOKING OFFICE
If you haven’t booked your Outback Pioneer experiences before you come, head to our booking office in the heritage The Welcome Home building next door to The Station Store at 128 Eagle Street. You can relax with a cup of coffee and plan your stay in Longreach. Our friendly reservations consultants can tell you all about the things to do and see in the region. Please check our ‘Contact‘ page for opening hours.
WHERE TO EAT AND BUY FOOD
Longreach has a number of restaurants, cafés and takeaways to suit different tastes and budgets. There is an IGA foodstore in the centre of town or a Foodworks on Ibis Street if you’re self cateri ng. You can get delicious snacks, coffees and lunches at The Welcome Home Café & Tearoom, and The Welcome Home Restaurant offers a country buffet breakfast and evening meals six days a week.
SHOPPING AND SERVICES
Longreach is one of the largest towns in outback Queensland and we have most of the services and shops you’ll need, as well as petrol stations and vehicle parts and service. Please buy local and support local traders who have struggled through over five years of drought. Even with the return of good rain, it will take a few years for pastoral money to be supporting the local economy again.