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Red Tail - Kangaroo - 5 Days Fly/Rail - Longreach Motor Inn

Queensland

All inclusive
Private Tours and Coach Charters

Tour summary

Departure location:
Flights to Longreach
Return location:
Roma St Station, Platform 10
Tour duration:
5
days
Physical rating:
1 - Easy
Departure dates:

23rd April 2021

Coach classes:
Gold
Gold
Tour accreditations:
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Red Tail - Kangaroo - 5 Days Fly/Rail - Longreach Motor Inn

Tour pricing

Twin Share
Gold
Gold
$
1850
pp
Sole Use
Gold
Gold
$
2100
pp
Deposit:
$500
Sole Use:
Green Guest Policy:
All prices are in AUD. If Covid restricts travel, deposit is refundable or money held in credit (terms and conditions apply).

Additional information

DEPOSIT
$500pp required within 14 days of making booking to secure your reservation.

‍N.B. Full payment is required by 5th March 2021

This package is subject to an additional levy for coach/air/rail component that may be imposed and is out of Fun Over Fifty’s control. Flights are arranged to suit the tour as a group in advance, therefore we cannot book individual preferences or guarantee direct flights.

WINTON DAY TOUR (OPTIONAL)

Sunday 25 April 2021 (plus) $127pp

• ‘Gold Class’ coach travel to Winton

• Entry to Waltzing Matilda Centre

• Specialty celebration lunch at the Winton Club

Tour inclusions

• One-way  economy class flight ex Brisbane to Longreach  

• 3 nights bed  & breakfast staying in motel style accommodation in Longreach  

• Off train  experience at Barcaldine to see ‘The Tree of Knowledge’

• Special Friday night welcome dinner and Stockman’s Live Show at the iconic Stockman’s Hall of Fame

• Longreach  hop-on-hop-off shuttles

• Unlimited day  entry to Qantas Founders Museum

• Unlimited day  entry to Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame museum

• Longreach Country Races general admission  

• “Under the Southern Cross” centenary dinner at the Qantas Founders Museum

• Sunset BBQ  dinner at Camden Park Station

• One-way First-class cabin on-board the ‘Spirit of the  Outback’ rail journey from Longreach to Brisbane

Additional information

This package is subject to an additional levy for coach/air/rail component that may be imposed and is out of Fun Over Fifty’s control. Flights are arranged to suit the tour as a group in advance, therefore we cannot book individual preferences or guarantee direct flights.

Physical rating

1 - Easy
Passengers must be able to:
  • Participate in guided or unguided small walking tours at a relaxed pace
  • Walk on mostly level ground
  • Tackle an occasional flight of stairs or incline
  • Occasionally need to stand for up to 10 minutes
  • Get on and off transportation unaided
  • Manage your own luggage
Learn more about our fitness levels

Physical rating

1 - Easy
Passengers must be able to:
  • Participate in guided or unguided small walking tours at a relaxed pace
  • Walk on mostly level ground
  • Tackle an occasional flight of stairs or incline
  • Occasionally need to stand for up to 10 minutes
  • Get on and off transportation unaided
  • Manage your own luggage
Learn more about our fitness levels
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Coach
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Eco experience
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Festival & Event
Food & Wine experience
Food & Wine experience
Walking component
Walking component
Flight included
Flight included
Rail
Rail

Itinerary

Departs
Flights to Longreach
Returns
Roma St Station, Platform 10

Day

1

Brisbane - Longreach

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Food & Wine experience
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Heritage
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Flight included

Departing on  economy flights from Brisbane at  7:50am, arrive at Longreach 11:20am for registration then transfers via ‘Gold  Class’ coaches to your accommodation for a freshen up. Enjoy time at your leisure and make use of the complimentary ‘Gold Class’ coaches that will be  providing shuttle services to the main events and  attractions included in your package. This afternoon is at your leisure where you can  make use of your multi-visit passes and  visit the Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame and/or the Qantas Founders Museum. Tonight, you  are treated to a welcome dinner  and live stockman’s show at the Australian  Stockman’s Hall of Fame.

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Day

2

Longreach

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Enjoy breakfast at your own pace then spend the  morning in town or again visiting the iconic attractions included in your package, as hop-on-hop-off shuttles  will be available. Entry for today’s country races is included in your package and offers a great opportunity to  mingle   with the locals. So,  jump on-board the shuttle coaches and make your way to the races at your leisure (races commence at 1pm).  Tonight is the main event and it’s a casual affair and comfortable foot-wear is recommended. Experience dining on the Airpark  Precinct for the ‘Under the Southern Cross’ Centenary dinner and let the Qantas  Founders Museum host an evening of networking sharing memories and celebrating the milestones of Australia’s iconic airline. The spectacular Luminescent  Light Show performance will conclude  the evening.

**Lunch is at  own expense today.

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Day

3

Longreach

Festival & Event
Festival & Event
Heritage
Heritage

ANZAC day, you have some choices for today. There is an early morning service (make your own way) or alternatively an ANZAC day parade service in town at 9am. From 1pm to 4pm today a shuttle service will be available for those who wish to take advantage of unlimited entry to Qantas Founders Museum and Stockman’s Hall of Fame. Tonight, we gather for a "Farewell to the Outback" sunset BBQ dinner at Camden Park Station. Witness an outback sunset before dinner under the stars. Dress code: Country Casual

OPTIONAL WINTON DAY TOUR

There is a day tour to Winton offered as an additional extra. There are VERY limited seats so please book early to avoid disappointment.

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Day

4

Longreach

Heritage
Heritage
Rail journey
Rail journey

Enjoy breakfast before checking out of your accommodation. Check-in to your first class cabin on  the Spirit of the Outback and prepare for  a realistic, up-front view of Queensland’s captivating outback, enjoyed in the comfort  of authentically themed surrounds. Our journey west takes us through the heritage  towns of the Central West. Dining on board is an experience in itself in the themed restaurant car serving Aussie meals. Watch  the sun fade prior to dinner over a quiet drink in the Shearers Rest lounge car (own  expense) and get to know your fellow  travel companions.

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Brisbane

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Rail journey

This morning breakfast is served on board before arriving into Brisbane, where your journey concludes at 12pm.

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How much luggage can I take?

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What do the fitness ratings mean?

Each of our tours has a fitness rating which describes the level of physical activity involved with the tour. These ratings are very important when choosing your tour to ensure it's right for you.  Our fitness ratings are:

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  • 2 Moderate
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  • 4 Highly active
What is the average size of tour groups?

Our Gold Class coaches have a seat capacity of between 44 and 46, but we cap Gold Class tours at 40 guests per tour. Our Diamond Class tours have a capacity of just 26 guests. Other tour types may have different capacities depending on the transport and destination. Please get in touch with our team if you have any questions about a specific tour.

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