Queensland is blessed with a number of remarkable, remote rail adventures. This unique tour doesn’t get more authentically true blue as you will find yourself travelling the wild terrain of sun-drenched Outback Queensland on trains, planes, on the road and an occasional boat in the company of a wonderful cast of characters in the heart of some of Australia’s most fascinating country.

The Queensland Savannah enjoys new life at the end of the wet season and later in the dry the air is clean and warm and the character of the bush is on show for all to enjoy.

Rail holidays that take you to all parts of Queensland

Our adventure departs from Brisbane on the Spirit of the Outback to Longreach, then coach to the wonders of Winton and onto Mt Isa. The mail plane takes you around the islands of the Gulf of Carpentaria and a collection of quirky trains take you across the wide Savannah and the Atherton Tableland and down through the rainforest of the Kuranda range to Cairns and beyond.

Our rail holidays stop at Longreach, Winton, Mount Isa, Normanton, the stunning Cobbold Gorge, the intriguing Undara Lava Tubes and Cairns, the tour is topped off with a special historic steam train excursion at Ravenshoe and a day trip to the Port Douglas markets, the Bally Hooley Railway and Mossman Gorge.

What sets our rail travel holidays apart?

This one-of-a-kind Aussie adventure is brimming with character and tropical charisma. It’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see the bountiful beauty of Far North Queensland by coach, boat, plane and train.

For more information, please do not hesitate to contact our team. With years of travel experience, we are able to help you plan your dream rail holidays through the deep outback – just ask us how.