Outback Summer Escape

8 days from $2,439pp*
Book by 21 Dec 2018

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Be part of an unforgettable journey into living history, you'll travel aboard the Spirit of the Outback train from Brisbane to Longreach, where you'll learn the legends of pioneer stockmen, the birth of Qantas, and even the story of Waltzing Matilda. Not to mention dinosaurs, delightful river cruises, and of course Queensland Outback hospitality.

The NRMA's new booking experience
From 1 September 2018, NRMA travel is changing to better meet the needs of our Members. You’ll be able to book directly with local and international tour specialist partners that will provide you with a greater range of travel offers and deals along with expert advice, service, and exclusive savings for NRMA Members. It’s all thanks to NRMA Blue, the bigger, better Member benefits program, giving you ease and access to a range of special offers that help you make the most out of every journey.

If your enquiry is about an existing booking made with NRMA Travel before 1 September 2018, please call us on 1300 053 052 and press option 1 to speak to one of our consultants.

What's included in your package


Package highlights

  • Return economy class flights between Sydney and Brisbane
  • Bonus inclusion: 2 people travel for the price of one – Return First Class overnight rail aboard the Spirit of the Outback between Brisbane and Longreach
  • 5 nights stay at Longreach Motor Inn, Longreach
  • Travel by quality touring vehicle
  • Savannah Guide Operator Driver/Guide
  • 18 meals: 7 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 7 dinners
  • Entries/activities as specified in itinerary
  • Highlights include Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame; Qantas Founders Museum & Jets Tour; Camden Park Station Sunset Tour & Dinner; Australian Age of Dinosaurs tour; Winton & Barcaldine full day tours; Drover's Sunset Cruise; Ifracombe and Wellshot Hotel; and much more
    Please note: Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame (ASHOF) has advised it may be temporarily closing from approximately 01 February to 01 March 2019 (to be confirmed). If this occurs, ASHOF will be replaced by an exclusive guided coach tour of the Longreach Pastoral College and Longreach Sales Yards, including morning tea, followed by entry into the Longreach Powerhouse Museum.


Download the Outback Summer Escape itinerary 

Prices and tour dates

Valid for sale to 21 Dec 2018, or until sold out

Valid for travel:
2018: 4, 11 Dec
2019: 15, 22, 29 Jan; 5, 12, 19, 26 Feb

Travel dates NRMA Member
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Typical price
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4 Dec 2018 - 26 Feb 2019



Fares are based on NSW Seniors Card holders. Please enquire for other fare types.

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*Terms and conditions
Fares are per person in Australian dollars based on twin share. Please contact your agent for a full range of fares and current availability. Valid for sale until 31 Oct 2018, or sold out. Valid for travel selected Tuesdays 4 Dec 2018 - 26 Feb 2019. $1,300 per person non-refundable deposit is due within 5 days of booking. Airfares may require an additional deposit. Final payment is due 65 days prior to departure. Tour code: OSE8. Valid for new bookings only, not combinable with any other discount or offer. Cancellation fees apply. The NRMA recommends that you should purchase travel insurance as soon as you have paid your initial travel deposit so that cancellation cover is included. To be read in conjunction with suppliers terms and conditions, a copy of which can be obtained from your agent. Fares correct as at  29 Oct 2018 and may fluctuate due to changes in charges, taxes, fuel surcharges and currency. ^Based on full brochure fares. Queensland Rail 2 For 1 Rail Deal is included in the fares shown. Fares apply to holders of State or Territory Government Seniors Card. Please ask for other fares. The NRMA Seniors price applies if both passengers hold Seniors Cards. If an NRMA Senior is travelling with an NRMA Member, the NRMA Member applies for both passengers.