An Outback adventure starts with a journey on the Spirit of the Outback. This fascinating 1,300 km journey between Brisbane and Longreach offers a unique insight into the history and culture of early Australia, combined with interesting commentary, a social atmosphere and an authentic dining experience. From the comfort of a sleeper or seat, passengers will wonder at the ever-changing landscape as the train moves from the coast into the heart of the Outback with its rugged mountains, wide-open plains and historic towns.
Onboard dining is an experience in itself with the restaurant car serving hearty Aussie meals, while the club and lounge cars are ideal for a relaxed drink and chinwag with fellow passengers. The touring opportunities at each destination are endless with a host of attractions including the Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame, Outback Heritage Centre and Qantas Founders Museum. So jump aboard the Spirit of the Outback and discover the real Australia.
If you really want to experience the Queensland Outback, there's no better way than aboard the Spirit of the Outback. This fascinating 1,300km journey between Brisbane and Longreach takes you back in time to give you a unique insight into the history and culture of early Australia.
Two types of First Class sleeping accommodation are available in single and twin berth compartments. All berths feature a washbasin, wardrobe, reading lights and power point (240v AC). Twin berths offer full-length mirrors. Full bedding and towels provided.
Economy sleeping accommodation consists of a three berth compartment and feature a washbasin, reading lights and power point (240v AC). A blanket, lower sheet, pillow and pillowslip are provided for each economy berth.
For the budget conscious traveler, coach style seating is also available.