Spirit of the Outback
Brisbane to Longreach
The perfect Outback Queensland experience begins onboard the Spirit of the Outback, a journey through ever-changing scenery and rugged terrain between Brisbane and Longreach.
With blue summer skies and rich golden soil to be seen into the horizon, the Spirit of the Outback provides the perfect opportunity to explore in comfort as the outback comes to life in front of your eyes.
From metropolis Brisbane your outback expedition begins, travelling through the vast regions with historic authentic outback towns along the way, this journey is another legend in the making.
Please note: The Tuckerbox Restaurant and Economy Single Sleeper carriages are currently out of service for maintenance and may not be available for your selected travel dates. An alternative temporary Tuckerbox Restaurant carriage has been provided for Single and Twin Sleeper customers use. Our Shearers Rest lounge has now returned to service and is available to Single and Twin Sleeper customers. Economy customers will be able to purchase meals, snacks and beverages from a dedicated servery in the Shearers Rest carriage but will need to return to their allocated seat to consume.
Queensland Rail Travel is committed to supporting Queenslanders by preventing the spread of COVID-19. For more information, please check the Travelsafe page.
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RailBus Coach Connections to/from Longreach to Winton available