Uncover the epic iconic experiences of Outback Queensland. From luxury lodges on working cattle stations and legendary rail journeys through the stunning landscape to the history filled towns and stunning river cruises. A remarkable outback adventure filled with character and natural beauty awaits in Outback Queensland.

Top Things To Do In Outback Queensland

- Soak up the history and heritage in the township of Longreach, home to the Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame and Qantas Founders Museum

- Experience an epic rail journey from Brisbane to Longreach on the Spirit of the Outback through ever-changing scenery and rugged terrain

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  1. ‘OUTBACK, RAINFOREST & REEF’ Ultimate Far North Queensland Heli-Rail 10D9N

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    Outback. Rainforest. Reef. Far North Queensland has many faces. See all of them in absolute luxury.

    Immerse yourself in the wonders of the Outback, the Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier reef with this 10-day, all-inclusive package to three of Australia’s most luxurious lodges: Mt Mulligan, Daintree Ecolodge and Orpheus Island. This top-of-the-line package also includes luxury overnight rail travel onboard the iconic Spirit of Queensland and a private scenic helicopter flight over the Great Barrier Reef from Cairns to Orpheus Island.

    Departing from Brisbane, set out on an overnight rail journey aboard the iconic Spirit of Queensland to Cairns, the gateway to tropical north Queensland. Upon arrival in Cairns, a private chauffeur will transfer you 150 kilometres north-west to Mt Mulligan Lodge. Set upon 28,000 hectares of captivating and timeless Queensland back country, Mt Mulligan offers an escape from the everyday and a unique opportunity to experience life on a working cattle farm. During your three-night stay, you’ll enjoy unique daily experiences designed to make the most of the rugged outback territory: historic mine and township tours, ATV adventures, sunset drinks with gourmet picnic hampers and more.

    On Day 5 of your trip, transfer by road to Daintree Ecolodge for two nights in the heart of the oldest continually surviving tropical rainforest in the world. You’ll stay in one of just 15 bayans (treehouses) immersed in the canopy, waking to the sound of birds and enjoying daily rainforest experiences such as guided walks, river cruises or a Julaymba Bar Cocktail Class. It is impossible not to zen out with morning yoga among the trees or a decadent rainforest spa treatment.

    On Day 7, you’ll transfer by road to Cairns Airport (CNS), where you’ll board a private helicopter for a breathtaking 90-minute flight over the Great Barrier Reef to the luxurious Orpheus Island Lodge. During your three-night stay, you’ll have access to pristine dive sites boasting 1,100 of the 1,500 species of fish on the reef. You can swim, snorkel, fish or take the helm of a motorised dingy to discover the many pristine coves and reefs that fringe the island. If you’d prefer to take it easy, relax and succumb to a unique Indigenous-inspired treatment at the Gwandalan day spa. This resort truly is the jewel of Far North Queensland.

    You trip concludes with one last scenic helicopter flight to Townsville Airport (TSV), where you will commence your onward journey.

    This 10-day, all-inclusive package includes one night in a lie-flat Railbed aboard the Spirit of Queensland and 8-nights’ in luxury accommodation at Mt Mulligan Lodge, Daintree Eco Lodge and Orpheus Island Lodge. All meals are included: onboard the Spirit of Queensland and at Mt Mulligan Lodge you’ll enjoy a rustic yet refined menu; while at Daintree Ecolodge you’ll dine on locally inspired seasonal menus bursting with the freshest and most sustainable ingredients. At Orpheus Island Lodge, you’ll be spoiled with gourmet, ‘chef hatted’ meals at every course. You’ll enjoy a selection of quality wines, beers, spirits and soft drinks throughout the journey. All transport – including the helicopter transfers – is provided.

    When it comes to Far North Queensland’s outback, rainforest and reef, this 10-day, all-inclusive package truly is the best of everything!

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    Brisbane, Queensland
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  2. ‘MULLIGAN OUTBACK OPULENCE’ by Spirit of Outback Rail 5D4N

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    Embrace the spirit of adventure in ultimate comfort and style with this 5-day, all-inclusive getaway to Mt Mulligan Lodge, outback Queensland’s newest luxury lodge.

    Departing from Brisbane, set out on an overnight rail journey aboard the iconic Spirit of Queensland to Cairns, the gateway to tropical north Queensland. Upon arrival in Cairns, a private chauffeur will transfer you 150 kilometres north-west to the luxurious Mt Mulligan Lodge. Set upon 28,000 hectares of captivating and timeless Queensland back country, Mt Mulligan Lodge offers an escape from the everyday and a unique opportunity to experience over 37,000 years of history. The property bears the marks of the historic gold and coal rush and in its current operation, as a working cattle station, the pastoral history of Australia.

    During your stay, you’ll enjoy a range of experiences designed to make the most of the rugged outback territory. Mt Mulligan Lodge offers guided tours of the goldfields including a sighting of Australia’s oldest gold crusher at Tyrconnell gold mine, exploration of the historic Mount Mulligan coal mine and abandoned township, ATV adventures discovering the beauty and history of the region, hikes around the southern face of Mount Mulligan, sunset drinks overlooking the escarpment, wildlife spotting, stargazing, Barramundi fishing and more. You’ll also enjoy unlimited use of paddleboards, kayaks, light fishing gear, electric buggies and a sky gazing telescope. At the conclusion of your stay, at 2:35pm on your departure day, you’ll return to Cairns Airport via helicopter – the sweeping aerial views of the 180-million-year-old Daintree Rainforest, the lush Atherton Tablelands and the rugged terrain that surrounds the majestic Mt Mulligan itself must be seen to be believed!

    You’ll stay three-nights’ in a luxury outback tent featuring a bedroom with king bed or twin beds, ensuite bathroom and a private deck with breathtaking views of the outback and escarpment (option to upgrade to retreat, room, suite or pavilion at extra cost). All meals are included: you’ll enjoy a light, contemporary and daily-changing menu that showcases a bounty of locally sourced, caught and freshly grown seasonal fare. Wash it all down with a selection of quality wines, beers, spirits and soft drinks.

    This one-of-a-kind package includes 4-nights’ accommodation: one night in a Railbed onboard the Spirit of Queensland and three nights’ in a luxury outback tent at Mt Mulligan Lodge. All meals, beverages and transfers are included, along with a daily outback experience and unlimited use of watersports equipment, an electric buggy and the sky gazing telescope during your stay at Mt Mulligan Lodge.

    Head out back to Mt Mulligan Lodge to experience remote far north Queensland as it was meant to be experienced. A rugged and intimate escape is guaranteed!

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    Brisbane, Queensland
    Embrace the spirit of adventure in ultimate comfort and style with this 5-day, all-inclusive getaway to Mt Mulligan Lodge, outback Queensland’s newest luxury ...
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  3. ‘OUTBACK & OCEAN’ Luxury Far North Queensland Heli-Rail 8D7N

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    Experience the best of Far North Queensland’s outback and ocean in comfort and style with this 8-day, all-inclusive getaway to two of Australia’s most luxurious lodges: Mt Mulligan and Orpheus Island. This one-of-a-kind package also includes luxury overnight rail travel onboard the iconic Spirit of Queensland and a private scenic helicopter flight between the two lodges.

    Departing from Brisbane, set out on an overnight rail journey aboard the iconic Spirit of Queensland to Cairns, the gateway to tropical north Queensland. Upon arrival in Cairns, a private chauffeur will transfer you 150 kilometres north-west to the luxurious Mt Mulligan Lodge. Set upon 28,000 hectares of captivating and timeless Queensland back country, Mt Mulligan Lodge offers an escape from the everyday and a unique opportunity to experience life on a working cattle farm. During your three-night stay, you’ll enjoy unique daily experiences designed to make the most of the rugged outback territory: historic mine and township tours, ATV adventures, sunset drinks with gourmet picnic hampers and more.

    On Day 5 of your trip, you’ll enjoy a private 30-minute scenic helicopter flight from Mt Mulligan to Cairns - the sweeping aerial views of the 180-million-year-old Daintree Rainforest, the lush Atherton Tablelands and the rugged terrain that surrounds the majestic Mt Mulligan itself must be seen to be believed! After quickly refuelling in Cairns, you’ll fly a further 90-minutes over picturesque coral studded sea to Orpheus Island, your gateway to the splendour of the Great Barrier Reef.

    During your 3-night stay at Orpheus Island, you’ll have access to pristine dive sites boasting 1,100 of the 1,500 species of fish on the reef. You can swim, snorkel, fish or take the helm of a motorised dingy to discover the many pristine coves and reefs that fringe the island. If you’d prefer to take it easy, relax and succumb to a unique Indigenous-inspired treatment at the Gwandalan day spa.

    This 8-day, all-inclusive package includes one night in a lie-flat Railbed aboard the Spirit of Queensland and six-nights’ in luxury accommodation at Mt Mulligan Lodge and Orpheus Island Lodge. All meals are included: onboard the Spirit of Queensland and at Mt Mulligan Lodge you’ll enjoy a rustic yet refined menu; while at Orpheus Island you’ll be spoiled with gourmet, ‘chef hatted’ meals at every course. You’ll enjoy a selection of quality wines, beers, spirits and soft drinks throughout the journey. All transport – including the helicopter transfer – is provided.

    When it comes to Far North Queensland’s outback and ocean, this 8-day, all-inclusive package truly is the best of both worlds!

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    We specialise in bespoke "tailor-made" luxury or private journeys. Please contact us for a "tailor-made" itinerary for your perfect adventure.

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    Brisbane, Queensland
    Experience the best of Far North Queensland’s outback and ocean in comfort and style with this 8-day, all-inclusive getaway to two of Australia’...
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  4. Ultimate Queensland Outback From Above 7D6N - Exclusive Private Retreat

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    Experience life in the outback like no other on this luxury 7-days North Queensland outback worldliness. Immerse yourself in station life or settle in with nature as you uncover Gilberton’s ecological assets, gold mining, cattle production, mountain ranges, granite boulders and natural springs. Discover local wildlife and be transported back in time viewing Aboriginal rock art or simply soak in the natural wilderness. Take in the spectacular views of Australia’s most rugged and remote landscapes from the air as you embark on scenic flights as well as explore on land and water. Immerse the meaning of outback luxury while staying at an exclusive outback retreat.

    Commencing in Cairns, arrive on a scenic charter flight into your ultimate outback experience. Over the next 6 days plunge into a plethora of guided tours and experiences tailored to your needs and unique to the retreat. Traverse into a balance of cattle station and nature refuge from station activities like feeding and mustering, explore the remnants of gold rush days, have a go at gold fossicking or simply soak up the tranquility at the homestead. Relax in the comfort of this warm and hospitable sanctuary, where nothing is too much trouble.

    Go beyond the unexpected and encounter an extraordinary ancient land at the award-winning and luxurious, Outback Retreat. Located in the gorgeous goldfields country of northern Queensland that overlooks the Gilbert River and boasts uninterrupted panoramic views. Stay at an 88,000-acre working cattle station and experience authentic hospitality in an all-inclusive collection of gourmet country meals, beverages, tours and experiences that will stay with you for a lifetime. Where there is no phone, no TV or internet- detox from technology to truly escape and relax.

    Let time pass by while all your needs are taken care of. This incredibly rewarding experience will take you beyond and into the heart of outback Australia. Wander in a once in a lifetime collection of discovering an untouched part of Australia you never knew existed. Journey into true outback life and recharge in the privacy of an ultimate understated luxury retreat.

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    Cairns, NT
    Experience life in the outback like no other on this luxury 7-days North Queensland outback worldliness. Immerse yourself in station life or settle in ...
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  5. Iconic Queensland Outback 8D7N Group Tour

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    Immerse in the spirit of the outback exploring the remote townships Queensland has to offer. Discover gold mining towns, walk amongst Australia’s largest rainforest, revel at dinosaur museums, fossick gems and engage in cowboy experiences the region is renowned for. Unwind each day in quaint outback towns and experience their authentic country hospitality.

    Departing from Mackay, journey through an outback world through remote country towns on a comfortable boutique bus. Explore Australia’s largest rainforest traversing deep rainforest canopies and delve deeper into a spotlighting nocturnal animals’ adventure. Get up close at the elusive platypus at the best location in the world to touching a real dinosaur fossil! Immerse in exhilarating experiences riding the only stagecoach gallop in Australia, embark on a peddle wheeler sunset cruise, indulge in a stockman’s campfire dinner, fossick sapphires, try your hand in gold panning and connect in an Aboriginal cultural experience. Live in the rhythm of the outback! In between, meld with traditional outback humour and entertainment leaving you laughing days on end. Your experiences are just as enriched as the history you’ll learn. Traverse world class museums including the iconic Qantas, Waltzing Matilda and Australian Age Dinosaurs Museums. Step back in time into the goldrush era exploring fascinating ‘ghost’ towns that were once so rich in gold deposits and revel at its historical relics. Cap it off to the sunshine of Townsville and explore the city at your leisure.

    Your outback adventure includes 7 nights’ accommodation in picturesque locations. Enjoy the outback countryside hospitality with specified meals and activities. You will be supported by guides bringing a yarn of their own as they bring the journey to life.

    Escape into a remote outback world through the townships of Queensland. Perfect for those with a sense of adventure, away from the crowds and into an intimate world of pure outback experiences.

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    Mackay, Queensland
    Immerse in the spirit of the outback exploring the remote townships Queensland has to offer. Discover gold mining towns, walk amongst Australia’s largest ...
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  6. Outback to Reef Adventure 12D11N Group Tour

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    Experience the spirit of Queensland journeying from the dusty remote outback countryside to the barefoot white sands of tropical island paradise. Explore the remote townships of Queensland from gold mining and cowboys to its island icons Whitsundays, Whitehaven Beach, Hamilton Island and Airlie Beach.

    Departing from Mackay, immerse in Queensland’s most treasured regions in a comfortable boutique bus. Begin in the outback country townships and live in the rhythm of the outback. Engage in history of dinosaurs, fossick for gems, gold pan, ride a stage coach and cruise an outback river on a paddle wheeler. Enjoy a stockman’s campfire dinner to melding with traditional outback humour and entertainment leaving you laughing days on end. Step back in time to the goldrush era exploring fascinating ‘ghost’ towns that were once so rich in gold deposits.

    Witness the scenery unfold as you follow the sunshine to the vibrant coastal city of Townsville and into the rhythm of the ocean, exploring one tropical paradise to another. Embark on a cruise across the renowned Whitehaven Beach, Australia’s number one beach. Get lost in paradise exploring its silica white sand that is among the purest in the world. Swim, snorkel, laze on shore or hike to spectacular viewpoints leaving you breathless at every turn! Indulge in the art of relaxation at Hamilton Island where lazing by the pool or soaking by its swim up bar is island living.

    Along the way get up close moments with unforgettable wildlife encounters. See platypus’ and koalas in the wild from the best spots. Chance upon swimming with turtles, dolphins and if you're lucky a majestic whale. Connect to Aboriginal culture and gain insight into the fascinating geology, history and flora and fauna.

    Your adventure includes 11 nights’ accommodation in picturesque locations. Enjoy outback to island life hospitality with specified meals and activities. You will be supported by guides bringing a yarn of their own as they bring the journey to life.

    Escape into the true essence that is North Queensland. A perfect blend of outback to reef adventure showcasing the diverse Australian landscapes. Perfect for those with a sense of adventure, away from the crowds and into an intimate world of pure outback and island experiences.

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    Mackay, Queensland
    Experience the spirit of Queensland journeying from the dusty remote outback countryside to the barefoot white sands of tropical island paradise. Explore the remote ...
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  7. Gulf Savannah Explorer 9D8N Group Tour (Cairns to Cairns)

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    Discover the untamed natural beauty and pioneering spirit of Tropical North Queensland through the Savannah Way, one of Australia’s most incredible outback drives from lush rainforests and high tablelands to the dramatic landscapes of the outback. Discover Cairns, Atherton Tablelands, Cobbold Gorge and the Gulf of Carpentaria as well as the well-kept secrets of the outback on this 4WD Land Journey.

    Departing from Cairns, explore North Queensland's’ Savannah country by a small boutique bus. Traverse ancient geological formations, have a yarn with locals in tiny country pubs and catch barramundi in the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Carpentaria. Take a river cruise down serene outback rivers colliding with spectacular birdlife and a croc or two to a peaceful cruise down the hidden geological wonders of Cobbold Gorge. Embark on a scenic rail journey through a world heritage ancient rainforest to a historic rail journey on the legendary Gulfander uncovering the true tales and colourful past of the savannah. A journey so diverse, discover stunning lava formations, geological wonders and historic villages of small country outback towns. Unwind in the tranquility of pristine gorges, high tablelands and down to the wetlands. Be captivated by ancient wonders creating an extraordinary landscape. Be awed by the sheer walks of Copperfield Gorge, meander through the world's largest lava tubes at Udara and explore the rugged sandstone formations of Cobbold Gorge.

    Along the way, you’ll immerse in small outback towns and attractions making iconic pitstops. Here, you’ll get to know the locals and encounter unforgettable genuine outback character bringing your savannah adventure to life.

    Your savannah escape includes 8 night’s accommodation in a mix of outback motels and lodges with specified meals included. Experience tasty tucker and country hospitality while escorted by knowledgeable guides posing unrivalled passion and a yarn of their own.

    Leave no stone unturned in the Savannah Way uncovering the authentic culture of North Queensland’s outback. There is no better way to immerse in the true-blue outback than on this exhilarating escape.

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    Cairns, Queensland
    Discover the untamed natural beauty and pioneering spirit of Tropical North Queensland through the Savannah Way, one of Australia’s most incredible outback drives ...
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