The outback in Australia is the perfect holiday location to become one with nature & wildlife. There’s no better way get in touch with real Australians, real wildlife and nature than immersing yourself into the outback. There’s no need to rough it we provide luxury, quality and authentic outback fun all the way.This all-inclusive trip includes round-trip air transfer from Brisbane, hotel and farmstay accommodations, as well as meals and activities.
Close encounter with wildlife
Excellent value for money
Get inside tips from a local
See native wildlife in their natural environment
Small group ensures personal service
Step back in time on a history tour
Fully narrated tour
Led by a local guide Itinerary: Day 1:
06:45 - Make your way to BNE's domestic terminal and check-in – To ensure your adventure starts on a relaxed note we suggest you leave plenty of time to get to the airport!
10:40 - On arrival at Cunnamulla Airport you will be welcomed by the friendly staff from Out the Back Australia and taken to Club Boutique Hotel your Cunnamulla base for the duration of your tour. Enjoy a hassle free check–in and make yourself well and truly at home.
11:45 – Meet in the dining room for a tour brief.
12:00 - Say g’day, grab a drink and then head out to the campfire and pick your seat. Meet other
travelers as well as some local characters. Meet Les Capewell retired boss drover or another local entertainer. Watch the whip cracking demonstration by the pro, old Les, and have a go if you want. Our local characters want to share their yarns, life experience, stories and culture of the Australian outback with you as you experience old-fashioned hearty bush tucker, with good times and great company. This lunch will be a highlight of your adventure. During lunch enjoy the stories and yarns then swing the billy for a cuppa.
16:00 - Late afternoon it's time to depart for the magnificent Warrego River where you can sit back, relax and become surrounded by nature as you cruise the coffee coloured waters with a local. Expect to see lots of birdlife, wildlife and then an amazing outback sunset to cap off a great welcome to the outback.
19:00 – Dinner, order off our Al La Carte menu and enjoy the amazing food our chef produces and presents fresh to order. Overnight Club Boutique Hotel, luxury Cunnamulla accommodation. Day 2:
After breakfast, travel to a farm and meet first-hand the big-hearted owners who have spent generations working and understanding the land in the harsh outback conditions. Get to know and understand all about life on a farm in the district. Once the largest wool growing area in Australia, the district has had to diversify to remain sustainable. Gain an insight into the challenges posed by mother nature, such as droughts and floods and explore what makes these outback characters so resilient. This is a great opportunity to experience much more wildlife in the area. Overnight on farm. Day 3:
Rise to the sounds of farm animals then enjoy a hearty bush breakfast with your hosts. Have your last look around or simply relax and enjoy the serenity and calm of the remote environment.
13:30 – After lunch it’s time to say goodbye to your hosts and travel back to Cunnamulla to meet some local characters in the town.
18:00 - It's time to relax and head for the Bowling Club to meet the local characters, enjoy a social game if they are playing, and have a coldie or two. Doesn’t matter if you are a bowler or not it is a great way to meet the locals in a social environment.
Dinner - on your return to the hotel. Overnight Club Boutique Hotel, luxury Cunnamulla accommodation. Day 4
Start the day with a beautiful breakfast before embarking on a tour of Cunnamulla to learn about the local industry developments. Discover how Cunnamulla came to be and what is making this small town in the outback tick today.
Enjoy lunch on the hotel grounds as you explore our Saturday markets. Late afternoon relax and enjoy a nanna nap before dinner. Overnight Club Boutique Hotel, luxury Cunnamulla accommodation. Day 5
Start the day with a smile and light breakfast then drive south to Rocky Station where you will be greeted by the owners. On arrival take a casual stroll along the Wallaby Nature Walk looking for tiny wallabies that make homes along the water’s edge. Walk the 70m suspended swinging footbridge over the Warrego River at Rocky Station. When you get to the other side there will be delicious treats to enjoy with the station owners who will welcome you into their home. Over a magnificent morning tea owners will talk about the four generations of Webster’s to make Rocky home. Enjoy a few hours free time and relax before dinner. Overnight Club Boutique Hotel, luxury Cunnamulla accommodation. Day 6
08:00 - Rise early and enjoy breakfast before departing to Yowah, the only place in the world you can find a type of opal called a "Yowah Nut". Be amazed as you travel around the town with a local miner and hear the stories of the past and present miners all searching for the perfect stone. Take a mine tour then get cracking some nuts of your own with the guidance of a long term miner who will help you cut and polish your find. Enjoy lunch with the locals. With your own opal in hand, we will depart in the late afternoon for the heritage town of Eulo where you can experience the mud springs and a tour of the town before departing to Cunnamulla for another magnificent dinner. (Mud bath is an optional extra and we recommend you book this amazing experience Extra $65p.p). Overnight Club Boutique Hotel, luxury Cunnamulla accommodation. Day 7
After breakfast we travel to Bowra Station to enjoy some of the bird life on offer. With 215 documented species of Australian native birds in the area you are sure to see something special. Travel back 100 million years in time in the Artesian Time Tunnel and learn all about the Artesian Basin and how it opened up this area to settlers. Browse through the museum and don’t forget the regional gallery, which hosts stunning works of art. Overnight Club Boutique Hotel, luxury Cunnamulla accommodation. Day 8
You can have a sleep in today as you have been given a late check out! Enjoy your last breakfast and pack your bags as you head off on your last journey around Cunnamulla. Visit the local shops at your leisure and you may find that special souvenir or gift you are looking for. Enjoy a hearty lunch before bidding your new mates a fond farewell and heading off to the airport.