24th April 2021 - Fly in/Fly out Combo
$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.
Friday Extender ex Brisbane
1 additional day (TOTAL 4 DAY TOUR)
• Airport transfers in Longreach
• 1 additional night Bed & Breakfast in Longreach
• Return motel transfers to Stockman’s Hall of Fame for specialty dinner and stockman’s show
Plus $353pp Twin Share
Plus $491pp Sole Use
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
• Return economy flights ex Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne to Longreach
• 2 nights 4-star Saltbush Retreat in Longreach
• 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
• Specialty Dinner at the Longreach Showgrounds
Departing from Brisbane, Sydney or Melbourne, arrive at Longreach 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. You may like to use your multi-visit pass to take in either the Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame or the Qantas Founders Museum. 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 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 tarmac for the ‘Under the Southern Cross’ celebration 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.
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" specialty dinner at the Longreach Showgrounds.
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.
Enjoy breakfast before checking out of your accommodation at 10am for your respective flights home. Sydney & Melbourne guests have morning flights out, Brisbane guests are scheduled to fly out mid-afternoon.
Get in touch with us to request a booking for this tour. Our team will get in touch with you soon to confirm your details and reserve your place.
Our Gold Class coach tours let you experience the beauty of the Australian landscape in comfort and style. From the coach itself to the accommodation and meals, every detail is considered.
For the next level in luxury, our Diamond Class coach tours give you the business class experience every step of the way. We only book the very best options available
To book this tour, all you need to do is get in touch with us. We will take your details and reserve your place over the phone. We can also answer any questions you may have and give you all the information you need.
Our coach tours have a baggage restriction of 17kg per person (regardless of flight and rail allowances) due to our Occupational Health & Safety standards. You can also bring one small, soft carry-on bag not exceeding 30cm wide, 30cm high, and 15cm thick that may be stowed in the overhead compartment.
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:
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.
In most cases, yes we can. We can accommodate guests who are vegetarian and can assist with diabetic, gluten-free and other medically-recommended diets. Please advise us at time of booking, and we can confirm with our suppliers and restaurants.