Experience the Longreach Region, Heart of Outback Queensland

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Longreach Race Day

15 June @ 11:30 am - 7:00 pm

Ilfracombe Menshed Markets

16 June @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Longreach CWA Markets

13 July @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Willowie Cup Ilfracombe Races

13 July @ 11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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Home to iconic attractions, outback sunsets and endless skies. Tag us #experiencelongreach
Longreach | Ilfracombe | Isisford | Yaraka | Emmet

Swing by @harrysrestaurants for a contemporary Australian menu that’s as fresh as it is delicious! 🌿🍴 Each dish is crafted with seasonal produce and expertly paired with a perfect wine or cocktail from Harry’s Bar. πŸΉπŸ‡

Whether you're celebrating or just treating yourself, Harry's offers an unforgettable dining experience. Come for the flavors, stay for the ambiance! 🌟✨ 

Discover all the places to eat in Longreach πŸ‘‰ via link in bio

See you soon.

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Looking for the perfect blend of comfort and charm for your Longreach adventure? Look no further than @kangaroopawcottage. 

This boutique accommodation is a cozy haven where you can unwind with a cup of tea beside a luxuriously comfy bed. πŸ›οΈβ˜•οΈ It's the little things that make your stay unforgettable. 

See you soon πŸ‘‹

For all accommodation options πŸ‘‰ see link in bio

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πŸŽ‰πŸšŒπŸ΄ Celebrate a Century of Cobb & Co πŸ΄πŸšŒπŸŽ‰

Did you know 2024 marks the 100th anniversary of Cobb & Co's last horse-drawn mail coach service? πŸ“―βœ¨ Time to saddle up and step back in time with @outbackpioneers to relive the wild and wonderful days of stagecoach travel. 

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🧑 So you’ve had a taste of @outbackqueensland and keen to see more?

This adventure is designed for the explorers keen to get the πŸ›» red dust under their tyres,  camp beside a billabong, 4WD across a claypan and reel in a champion Yellowbelly 🎣.

Follow the @barcooway - from Tambo to Windorah, taking in all the best of Isisford, Emmet and Yaraka along the way.

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This isn't your ordinary museum - prepare for an eclectic mix of quirky treasures and historical gems at the Jackson Collection in Ilfracombe. 

πŸ” Highlights include:
- Over 30,000 bottles, making the collection one of the largest in Australia! 🍼🍾
- Impressive arsenal of over 120 firearms, including a rare Japanese Nambu submachine gun πŸ’£πŸ”«
- A fascinating array of hubcaps, buttons, drill bits, rabbit traps, and scissors βœ‚οΈπŸ§©
- National flags, uniforms, helmets, and war memorabilia from both world wars πŸ΄β€β˜ οΈπŸͺ–

Whether you're a history buff, a collector at heart, or just love discovering the unusual, The Jackson Collections will leave you thoroughly intrigued and entertained.

 #JacksonCollections #IsisfordAdventures #OutbackQueensland #QuirkyTreasures #experiencelongreachregion #outbackqueensland #queensland #thisisqueensland #australia #country #outback #allaussieadventures #roadtrip @queensland @outbackqueensland#ExploreTheUnusual
🌞 Your Sunday Done Right 🌞

Spend your Sunday exploring the heart of @outbackqueensland. Whether you're discovering the local history, enjoying a leisurely stroll through nature, or indulging in delicious food at our local cafes, Longreach has something for everyone.

πŸ“Έ @the_branch_longreach
πŸƒ When those travel-weary muscles need a break, there's no better place to seek solace than Ilfracombe's Artesian Spa.

Here, the secret toπŸ§–β€β™€οΈrejuvenation lies in the warm mineral-rich waters from the Great Artesian Basin that heal the body.

Plan your trip πŸ‘‰ via link in bio

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🐾 Young explorers, do we have the adventure for you. 

Join in the fun answering riddles and going on a hunt for hidden items around the @stockmanshalloffame .

Listen to the β€œhotter” & β€œcolder” audio effects and once the item is discovered, a sticker is collected. Coil the Kelpie will then prompt you to explore another part of the Hall of Fame to hear the next riddle and collect all the stickers. 

See you soon.

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πŸš‚ All aboard for a journey to the 'end of the line' Museum that is. 

Located in the original railway station in Yaraka, this museum tell the stories of the Great Western Rail project and its significant impact on this small town. 

Have you visited before? 

Plan you trip πŸ‘‰ visit link in bio

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Who says you can't find boutique shopping in the heart of @outbackqueensland? 

Longreach is home to charming stores that offer unique and stylish finds. From elegant clothing and handcrafted jewellery to bespoke home decor and artisanal goods, there's something special waiting for you.

Discover hidden gems like @spinifexcollections and support local artisans while indulging in a memorable shopping experience. 

Whether you're a visitor or a local, Longreach's stores promise a delightful escape into the world of unique treasures and fashionable finds 🌸

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🍽️ Eat like a pioneer dining at the Welcome Home Café and Tea Room by @outbackpioneers 

Where hot-stones have been moved from the campfire to your dining table, allowing you to cook your meal just right. 

Get all the details (and opening hours) πŸ‘‰ @outbackpioneers 

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Experience Longreach’s newest bar & grill - @chute1longreach 🍺

This one is sure to impress, with over 20 varieties of rums to taste, delicious margaritasπŸ‹β€ and a mouthwatering menu on the grill. 

Open Friday to Sunday from 11 am to 11 pm.

See you there πŸ‘‹

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Did you know? Longreach streets have a 🐦 feathery connection - Every street in town is named after birds. 

πŸ’¦ East-west and you'll find water bird names, mirroring the flow of the Thomson River.
πŸͺΆ While the north-south streets take their names from land birds. 

It's a birdwatcher's paradise right in the heart of @outbackqueensland 🌿

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⭐ FINAL CHANCE TO VOTE FOR LONGREACH ⭐
⚠ Voting closing today - 17 MAY ⚠

🫡 We need your help to WIN Queensland's Top Small Tourism Town! 🫡

Show your love for our small town by voting for LONGREACH at this link: 
www.qtic.com.au/top-town-voting/ 

Share with us in the comments your favourite things about our small town!

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πŸšΆβ€β™‚οΈ Lace up your boots and explore Longreach's top walks! 🌿 

From the serene trails of the Iningai Nature Reserve to the scenic Botanic Walkway, and the expansive Thompson River floodplains to the historic Old Longreach Cemetery, there's a walk for every nature enthusiast. 

Get all the information you need to embark on these adventures at the Longreach Explore Centre. Happy hiking! πŸŒ„πŸŒ³

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🌟 An Unforgettable Evening Under the Outback Stars with @outbackaussietours 🌳

Picture this: a serene evening by the Coolibah-lined river, a true outback experience that will stay with you forever. 

🍽️ Indulge in a mouthwatering two-course camp oven dinner, savoring the flavors of the Outback. But that's not all – there's freshly baked damper and billy tea to add that authentic touch to your meal.

🎀 As you dine under the stars, let a talented outback performer captivate you with their skills and stories, bringing the Outback's rich culture and history to life.
Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the heart of the Outback, where the stars above and the stories around you create a night to remember. 

Book your seat at Smithy's Outback Dinner and Show πŸ‘‰ @outbackaussietours 

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β€˜The Longreach Regional Council would like to acknowledge the Iningai, Malintji and Kuunkari peoples as Traditional Owners of the land on which our Council operates. We pay respect to Elders past, present and future and value the traditions, cultures and aspirations of the First Australians of this land. We acknowledge and hold in great significance the valuable contribution that Traditional Owners have made and continue to make within the Longreach region Communities.’