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‘Cattle Country’ crowned 2018 Outback Queensland Awards host town

The 2018 Outback Queensland Tourism Symposium & Awards will shine under the spotlight from 1-4 November in Roma.

15 Day Outback Legends

Pack up the car and head out west to take on the 14 day Outback Legends self drive. This journey will take you through iconic

1945 crash site of Beautiful Betsy, Kroombit Tops

Located in Kroombit Tops National Park, in the Banana Shire QLD is the 1945 crash site of Beautiful Betsy, the ill-fated WWII Liberator bomber.

2018 Outback Queensland Tourism Awards winners announced

During Outback Queensland Tourism’s night of nights, all corners of the outback were recognised for their contribution to the tourism industry across 15 categories and two separate awards. Cobbold Gorge received two awards for their excellence as a tourist attraction and hosted accommodation. Meanwhile winning-streaks formed with three operators taking home awards in the same […]

2019 Outback Queensland Tourism Awards Winners Announced

The winners of the 2019 Outback Queensland Tourism Awards were announced over the weekend in host town, Winton. Over 200 tourism representatives gathered in Winton over three days of the 2019 Outback Queensland Tourism Symposium and Awards to celebrate the Year of Outback Tourism. A total of 15 categories saw awards given to a range […]

2022 Outback Queensland Tourism Excellence Awards

OUTBACK QUEENSLAND TOURISM EXCELLENCE AWARDS KEY DATESAward Submissions Open – 20 January 2023Award Submissions Close – 3 February 2023Awards Announced – 8 March 2023 The 2022 Outback Queensland Tourism Excellence Awards highlight, recognise and celebrate the outstanding achievements of OQTA members during the 12-month period from January to December 2022. Last held in 2019, the […]

2024 Eromanga Natural History Museum Santos Dinosaur Dig

Embark on an extraordinary adventure with the ENHM Dinosaur Dig Experience! Your journey begins with a comfortable night's stay at Cooper’s Country Lodge

2024 Mount Isa Mines Indigenous Rodeo Championships

The Mount Isa Mines Indigenous Rodeo Championships has been designed as a stand alone rodeo event with its own unique event personality and vision.

2024 Mount Isa Mines Rodeo

The Mount Isa Mines Rodeo is where the romance of the Australian Outback meets the grit of a mining town, and man meets beast.

3 Day – Hot Springs Trail

Take a three day outback road trip relax with 5 different artesian experiences and see why we are the Hot Springs Capital of Australia

3 day Quilpie family getaway

Start your Outback Adventure in Quilpie. Fishing, dinosaurs, opal fossicking and an outback station's all here in a fun filled 3 day adventure

7 Day Dinosaur Trail

Leaving from Townsville, head west to Outback Queensland for a dinosaur adventure! Take a Ghost Walk Tour of Charters Towers Meet ‘Hughie’ the Muttaburrasaurus on

7 Day Outback Giants

Leaving from Emerald, pack your bags and hit the road for an Outback Queensland adventure.

9 Day Outback Adventure

Pack your bags and leave the big smoke behind as you take on the 8 Day self drive Outback Adventure. This journey will take you

A Day and Night at The Big Rig

A self-guided tour of the Oil Patch Museum, stand beneath the rigs and gain an understanding of the the Australian oil, gas and energy industry.

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