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Sat, 01 Mar


Roma Street Station Brisbane

Longreach, Winton and town of 1770

Spirit of the Outback rail/coach 8 days escorted tour

Longreach, Winton and town of 1770
Longreach, Winton and town of 1770

Time & Location

01 Mar 2025, 2:40 pm – 08 Mar 2025, 4:30 pm

Roma Street Station Brisbane, Brisbane City QLD 4000, Australia


About the Event

Overnight sleeper train departs Roma Street Station Brisbane.

Fully escorted 8 days rail and coach tour by experienced Fun Over Fifty tour host and coach captain. 

Tour includes:

Overnight train journey in a sleeper cabin on the ‘Spirit of the Outback’ from Brisbane to Barcaldine

3 nights accommodation in Longreach

Qantas Founders Museum guided tour

Australian Stockmans’ Hall of Fame

Camden Park station tour

Waltzing Matilda centre, Winton

Australian Age of Dinosaurs guided tour

Barcaldine Tree of Knowledge

Murals of Alpha

Miners Heritage Tour at Rubyvale

1 nights accommodation in Emerald

Queensland Heritage Park, Biloela

2 nights accommodation in Town of 1770

LARC amphibious Paradise tour of Agnes Waters

Historic Childers and Gympie.

Depart Roma Street train station in Brisbane on 1 March at 2.40pm, return to Brisbane by coach at approx. 4.30pm on 8 March 2025.

Everyone needs to book and pay for their own return airfares to Brisbane. Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin have regular flights from Sydney - $240 to $350 return, depending on airline and time of day. Some people may opt to stay overnight in Brisbane at the beginning and/or end of the tour.

21 meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner).

Tour prices per person – Senior $3075 twin share; Adult - $3120 twin share; Single supplement - $750

(NSW Seniors Card is all you need to be eligible for the Senior fare)

A deposit of $600 per person is required to be paid directly to the travel agent NOT the Probus account. You will need to complete a booking form and then pay deposit within 14 days of making booking to secure your reservation. Email and phone numbers for the travel agent will be provided after you have registered on the website.

Please register on our website by Friday, 26 July 2024.

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