Outback Aussie Tours is a family-owned local operator with over 30 years experience and unrivalled local Outback Queensland knowledge and connections.
Let Outback Aussie Tours show you the real Outback life and share their passion for the Outback's strong sense of community and freedom. Join Smithy and the team to discover Queensland's heartland, their pioneering legends, Outback stations and the majestic Thomson River.
Cruise the Thomson River on their multi-award winning Drover's Sunset Cruise which includes Smithy's Outback Dinner and Live Show. Enjoy onboard nibbles at sunset and a two-course table service dinner under the stars while being entertained by quality performers on the river stage. A night to remember!
Visit local stations and meet the graziers for a personalised tour of their property. Take a full day tour to Winton featuring the Australian Age of Dinosaurs and Waltzing Matilda Centre.
Make the most of your stay in Longreach with the multi-day Longreach Legends Passes - excellent value if you're spending a few days in Longreach. The three pass options include a mix of attractions to suit your time and budget. Attractions featured include Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame, Qantas Founders Museum, Station visits and the Drover's Sunset Cruise.
Meet Maree at Strathmore Station who will share her passion for station life on a personalised tour. As you tour the station, learn about Santa Gertrudis cattle and Merino wool production. Hear how these third-generation graziers made water run uphill with their award-winning water system. Back at the homestead you'll have time to wander the tranquil gardens and enjoy some warm Outback hospitality including the delicious home-baked morning tea.
All aboard the M.V. Longreach Explorer!
Relax on the top deck with 360 degree views of the majestic Thomson River. Your Captain will captivate you with stories about the river, its wildlife and Indigenous links. Purchase a drink from the licensed bar and enjoy complimentary nibbles. Stop at Sunset Bend to toast the sunset and take in the stunning colours of the Outback sky.
As the colours fade into starlight, dock at Smithy's Outback Dinner and Show. Relax under the magnificent stars with table-service dining featuring camp-oven themed modern cuisine. Live on stage, quality guest artists will entertain you with their songs and stories.
Book early to experience this multi-award winning Longreach tour.
Settle back and enjoy an evening to remember dining under the magnificent Outback stars beside the Coolibah lined river. Begin with sunset nibbles followed by a two-course table service dinner, featuring a camp oven themed modern cuisine. A good selection of wine and cold beer is available for purchase from the licensed cash bar.
Live on stage the quality guest performers will entertain you with their songs and stories. A night out at the award-winning Smithy's is a 'must do' when in Longreach - an experience that is bound to be a highlight of your Outback holiday.
Get ready for a day rich in Australian culture and heritage on an unforgettable day tour to Winton, the Dinosaur Capital of Australia and home of Waltzing Matilda. Your Savannah Guide is an expert in interpreting their historic region's stories. As they travel through dramatic and changing landscapes to Winton, passing huge Outback stations, keep an eye out for emus, eagles and kangaroos.
Enjoy a self-guided tour of the Waltzing Matilda Centre. Visit the Musical Fence, Arnos Wall and the Truck Museum on a town tour of Winton.
High up on a mesa overlooking endless Outback plains, you’re given an entertaining interpretive tour of the Australian Age of Dinosaurs – home to the world’s largest collection of Australian dinosaur fossils. Tour the most productive Fossil Preparation Laboratory in the Southern Hemisphere, see the state-of-the-art Collection Room and 3D Theatre where dinosaurs Banjo and Matilda are brought to life with amazing animated recreations, and encounter the dinosaur exhibits in Dinosaur Canyon.
Make the most of your Longreach visit with an Outback Aussie Tours Longreach Legends Pass. Choose from either Bronze, Silver or Gold - whichever suits your time and budget. You get a great value package and also benefit from 25 plus years Outback touring experience. Passes may include Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame; Outback Stockman's Show; Qantas Founders Museum; Qantas Founders Jets Tour; Station tours; Drover's Sunset Cruise; and Smithy's Outback Dinner and Live Show.
Bronze Pass includes Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame; Qantas Founders Museum; Drover's Sunset Cruise; Smithy's Outback Dinner and Live Show. Bronze Pass - available all year (Christmas exclusion dates apply)
Silver Pass includes Drover's Sunset Cruise; Smithy's Outback Dinner and Live Show; Sheep and Cattle Station Tour. Silver Pass - available all year (Christmas exclusion dates apply)
Gold Pass includes Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame; Outback Stockman's Show; Qantas Founders Museum; Qantas Founders Jets Tour; Drover's Sunset Cruise; Smithy's Outback Dinner and Live Show; Sheep and Cattle Station Tour. Gold Pass - available 01 April - 31 October (Subject to Outback Stockman's Show).
NOTE: Coach transfers not included to Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame or Qantas Founders Museum.
Visit the Walker family for a guided person tour of the famous Camden Park Station. Explore the historical homestead where Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip visited for morning tea. Enjoy the expansive view from their verandah and capture the experience of outback life at the 360 degree artesian pools lookout. Visit a circa 1920 shearing shed and gain an insight into the history of grazing in the Outback on this extensive station tour. Enjoy nibbles at sunset under the stunning outback sky – an unforgettable experience!
Cruise the Thomson River and board their new Flood Plains Nature Safari to discover so much more about the River and its surrounds! Board the M.V. Longreach Explorer to view the unique attractions of this incredible waterhole cruising all the way to the Rock Wall Weir and Fish Ladders. Next, gain special entry to unique sections of the Thomson River beyond traditional public access areas when you board their off-road vehicle and travel overland on our new Flood Plains Nature Safari. Learn about the traditional use of our local plants and spot native wildlife. You’ll be welcomed at Smithy’s for sunset drinks and nibbles, a two-course dinner and live entertainment on the River Stage.
Experience Thomson River at sunset this Summer on this thoroughly enjoyable Longreach tour.
The colours of the outback come alive at sunset as you glide down the Thomson River aboard the Longreach Explorer. After a warm welcome by their experienced crew, take your seat on the top deck ready to capture 360-degree sweeping, river and floodplain views. Their Captain will enthral you with captivating stories about the river, its wildlife and Indigenous heritage. Purchase an icy cold drink from their licensed bar to pair with complimentary savoury delights served on shared nibbles platters.
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