Day 1
  • Australian Stockman’s Hall Of Fame

    Legends & Pioneers tribute
    Outback Stockman’s show
    Dr Bruce Yeates Memorial Cottage & Gardens
    Hugh Sawrey Art Gallery

  • Queensland Helicopters Scenic Flight

    Short flights over Longreach
    See the Thomson River from above
    Fly to Starlight’s lookout and get a real birds-eye view

Day 2
  • Cobb & Co. Stagecoach Experience

    You’ll travel in a restored stagecoach
    Enjoy a smoko in the Welcome Home Cafe & Tea room
    Watch an old Australian movie
    Laugh at the hilarious Old-Time Tent Show

  • Station Store

    Based on the original outback emporiums that stocked everything & were a highlight for station folk coming into town for a shopping trip
    You’ll find leatherwear, crockery & gifts, homemade delicacies, souvenirs & much more.

  • Starlight’s Cruise Experience

    Cruise the Thomson River
    Starlight’s Spectacular Show
    Campfire dinner

Day 3
  • Longreach School Of Distance Education

    Guided tour
    Experience an on-air lesson
    Largest classroom in the world

  • Harry Redford Old Time Tent Show

    Tribute to Captain Starlight
    A hilarious hour of entertainment featuring animals, stockman & improvised live theatre with a laugh a minute.

  • Downtown

    Lunch and/or coffee at your choice of great Bakery, cafés and bistros
    Take a walk down the town centre and browse through the local shops

  • Drover’s Sunset Cruise and Smithy’s Outback Dinner & Live Show

    All aboard the 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.
    As the colours fade into starlight, we dock at Smithy’s Outback Dinner & Live Show.

Day 4
  • Qantas Founders Museum

    Experience the Qantas story
    707/747 Jet Tour & Wing Walk
    Museum and Original Hangar
    Flight simulators

  • Longreach Powerhouse and Historical Museum

    Local social history
    Nogo Boundary Riders Cottage
    Historical generating complex

  • Arts And Crafts Centre

    Heritage listed building
    Local crafts and activities

  • Choose Your Special Interests:

    Botanical walkway, Iningai
    Park and river walk
    Helicopter scenic flight

Explore the Region
  • Captain Starlight’s Lookout

    A great Australian Legend – Follow the drover’s stock routes

    Lily Lagoon
    Starlight’s Lookout (no facilities)
    Flood plains and wildlife
    110km return from Longreach
    ½ or full-day 4WD recommended.
    Please check road conditions prior to travel.

  • Ilfracombe Explorer

    Historical Wellshot Hotel
    Pioneer stories
    Machinery & Heritage Centre
    Wellshot Information Centre
    Artesian Spa Pool

  • Outer Barcoo, Isisford And Yaraka

    Unforgettable scenery, science, and folklore

    Isisford Town Tour
    Yaraka’s scenic Mount Slowcombe
    Emmet and the Idalia National Park
    Oma waterhole & explorer Mitchell’s cairn
    Outer Barcoo Interpretative Centre
    100 Million year old crocodile, fish and other fossils
    Camping and fishing
    Minimum 1-2 nights Yaraka &/or Isisford

  • Air Central West

    Local Scenic Flights – Muttaburra-Stonehenge-Windorah-Thomson River-Lark Quarry Dinosaur Track
    Lake Eyre & Channel Country Tours


Please note this is a suggestion only and is subject to availability.

Edkins Park

Lioness Park

Longreach Skate Park

Ilfracombe Swimming Pool and Artesian Spa

Ilfracombe Memorial Park

Swimming Pool

Swimming Pool

Explore Centre (Visitor Information)


Eat & Drink

Family Fun

Retail Therapy