It’s huge, it’s different and it’s welcoming, with local personalities ready to have a yarn.

Outback Queensland is a region rich with awe-inspiring vistas, rugged roads, a deep routed cultural heritage of our pioneering history, and friendly locals. The landscape offers a range of craggy mountains, desert sand dunes wetlands and gushing rivers set between country towns, old fashioned pubs, farms, cattle stations and mining communities.

Queensland Outback is not quite so isolated as it once was, with plenty of sealed roads, extensive day tours, modern facilities and an extensive range of accommodation options. Many small rural towns that still maintain that country feel now offer accommodation, tours, dining and information centres for those passing through. On or off the beaten track, Outback Queensland is big country to explore and certain to provide unforgettable holiday experiences.

Hotels In Outback Queensland

Wallaroo Outback Retreat
Located amongst the soaring sandstone cliffs of the Carnarvon Ranges, Wallaroo is a 72, 000 acre cattle property.
Mt Mulligan Lodge
Mt Mulligan Lodge offers modern laid-back luxury in the untamed and rugged outback environment of North Queensland, on a secluded 28,000-hectare working cattle station.
Gilberton Outback Retreat
Experience life in the outback in the understated luxury of the exclusive Gilberton Outback Retreat. Unplug, unwind and recharge on our 7th generation working cattle station in the stunning goldfields country of far northern Queensland.

Activities In Outback Queensland

Discover The Carnarvon Ranges
Explore the hidden wonders and secluded gorges of the Carnarvon Ranges. See Aboriginal rock art, dinosaur plants, and enchanting wildlife with exclusive access to a 72,000 acre working cattle station. Departing Roma at 7am, enjoy the air-conditioned comfort of a modified 4WD 12 seater bus with commentary about the local region, legends and landmarks. Your first stop is a historical Aboriginal site called the Axe Factory, involving a short 500m easy return walk, with an optional 20m steeper climb to investigate a secret cave. After enjoy morning tea and comfort stop.
Qantas Founders Museum
Start with a 3.5 hour guided tour for no more than six people of the Boeing 747, Boeing 707 and newly restored Super Constellation.

Journeys featuring Outback Queensland

Kinrara Expedition - FNQ
Comfortable private tents with decks, hot showers, communal dining and lounge combined with No TV or mobile signal assures a relaxing and engaging trip.
Quolls and Birds in FNQ
Explore Far North Queensland, a tropical haven of ancient rainforests, savannah and woodlands. Gain exclusive access to the Forever Wild Tropical Wetlands Shared Earth Reserve.

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