Location: Longreach Region
Longreach itself is the quintessential outback metropolis and a tribute to life on the land. See pastoralists wandering the streets in search of saddlery, stock feed and machinery in the large range of stores selling rural items! Visit the many great local attractions including the Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame, Qantas Founders Museum, Outback Pioneer Experiences and more! Or discover unique flora and fauna and marvel at the diversity of landscapes in all seasons of the year. Longreach is not just a town but a way of life, and the locals invite you to share the outstanding regional attractions.
Hear the pounding hooves of the magnificent horses on the outback dirt road with an Outback Pioneers (Kinnon & Co) Cobb & Co Stage Coach Experience!
Attractions / Things to Do:
The many engaging interactive media presentations at the Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame share footage on topics including rodeos, camping, natural history and farm life. These can be enjoyed by younger kids and adults alike.
Major Annual Events
Check out a full list of events on the Longreach Tourism Website at this link.
The Outback Lodges hosted by Outback Pioneers (Kinnon & Co) are comfortable self-catering heritage themed-lodges which are ideal for families, couples and friends!
Food & Drink, Restaurants & Pubs:
Catering for a range of palates, Harry’s Restaurant & Redford Bar offers a contemporary Australian menu. Fine food dishes are created using fresh, seasonal produce!
Businesses & Services
Enjoy a night under the stars with live entertainment along the Thomson river with Outback Aussie Tours. Smithy’s Outback Dinner & Show will include a hearty main, divine dessert, damper, tea, coffee and good company.
Suggested itineraries incorporating Longreach:
Enjoy a sunset from the edge of the Camden Park Station waterhole. Home of the Outback Yacht Club!
Longreach Visitor Information Centre
Phone: (07) 4658 4150
Fax: (07) 4658 4116
Address: Qantas Park (Eagle Street), Longreach QLD, 4730
For more information on Longreach experiences, check out the Longreach Tourism Website: longreachtourism.com.au