8 days in Outback Queensland Itinerary

8 days in Outback Queensland Itinerary

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Fly
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Charleville
— 2 nights
Drive
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Blackall
— 1 night
Drive
3
Barcaldine
— 1 night
Drive
4
Winton
— 1 night
Drive
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Longreach
— 2 nights
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Charleville

— 2 nights
Charleville is a town and locality in the Shire of Murweh, Queensland, Australia. Bring the kids along to Charleville Cosmos Centre and Charleville Bilby Experience. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Royal Flying Doctor Hangar Visitor Centre, take in the views from Angellala Creek Bridge, stroll through Outback Native Timber Walk, and catch all the local highlights with Hotel Corones.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Charleville journey builder site.

Sydney to Charleville is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Sydney in April, you will find days in Charleville are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Blackall.

Things to do in Charleville

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Blackall

— 1 night
Blackall is a small town and rural locality in the Blackall-Tambo Region in Central West Queensland, Australia. On the 5th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Blackall Woolscour and then make a splash at Blackall Aquatic Centre.

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You can drive from Charleville to Blackall in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Barcaldine.

Things to do in Blackall

Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Barcaldine

— 1 night
Barcaldine is a small town and locality in the Barcaldine Region in Central West Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Australian Workers Heritage Centre and then pause for some photo ops at Tree of Knowledge Memorial.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Barcaldine trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Blackall to Barcaldine in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Winton.

Things to do in Barcaldine

Museums

Winton

— 1 night
Winton is a town and locality in the Shire of Winton in Central West Queensland, Australia. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Waltzing Matilda Centre and then see the interesting displays at Australian Age of Dinosaurs.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Winton journey tool.

Getting from Barcaldine to Winton by car takes about 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to Longreach.

Things to do in Winton

Museums

Longreach

— 2 nights
Longreach is a town in Central West Queensland, Australia approximately 700km from the coast, west of Rockhampton. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): look for gifts at Spinifex Collections, then see the interesting displays at Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame and Outback Heritage Centre, and then get engrossed in the history at Ilfracombe Machinery & Heritage Museum. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Qantas Founders Museum and then head outdoors with Spirit of the Outback.

To find more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Longreach trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Winton to Longreach in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Longreach are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Longreach

Museums · Outdoors · Shopping

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