Discover more about country life in Longreach, a town in the heart of the Queensland Outback.
1. Experience country life at Nogo Station
Explore the historic Nogo Station and hear all about the pioneering lifestyle. See a champion sheep shearer at work before being welcomed to the homestead for a wonderful smoko – an impressive spread of country baking.
2. Cobb & Co Stagecoach Ride
Cobb & Co were the pioneers of stagecoach travel & mail services throughout Australia. Travel aboard a restored stagecoach on this award-winning tour – beginning with a leisurely pace through town, then at full-tilt along a stretch of the original Longreach-Windorah mail route.
3. Starlight’s Cruise Experience
Board the only paddlewheeler west of the Great Divide or the historic Thomson Princess Riverboat and enjoy an adventure to the heart of Outback tradition & legend. Then, enjoy a spectacular Sound & Light Picture Show – a unique big-screen presentation in the amazing adventures of the notorious cattle thief known as Captain Starlight.
4. Explore the Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame
A spectacular tribute to the people of Outback Australia – a must visit on any visit to Longreach. The museum tells the story of the rural areas from the arrival of the Aborigines over 40,000 years ago to the present day where technologies of many kinds are playing a role in farming, business & communications. A truly iconic Queensland Outback experience!
5. Visit the Qantas Founders Museum
Discover the award-winning, world-class Qantas Founders Museum and learn about the story of Australia’s national airline through interpretive displays, interactive exhibits, and original & replica aircraft. These include the Consolidated PBY Catarina Flying Boat, Douglas DC3, Boeing 737 & the legendary Boeing 747.
Ready to go?
Get there on our Stockman’s Choice tour.