Explore Western Queensland’s extraordinary history and spectacular landscape.
Witness all facets of Queensland travelling from the coast to the fabulous outback towns of Winton and Longreach.
Roaring with prehistoric findings, Winton is recognised for its
dinosaur discoveries, conservation and research. The region is
home to the only evidence of a dinosaur stampede on the planet,
and the fossil of a Muttaburrasaurus. Winton is also a destination
rich with Australian history and is known as the birthplace of
Waltzing Matilda and Qantas
RA Short flight south-east of Winton, you’ll arrive in Longreach.
Immerse yourself in Australian heritage and stunning scenery in
this unique outback town. Whether you want to discover the origins
of Qantas or learn about living on the land at the Stockman’s Hall
of Fame, we’re sure your day will be filled to the (Akubra) brim
with fun and entertainment!
Explore Western Queensland in one day with Adagold Aviation.
Step aboard your private charter and depart Sunshine Coast Airport
at 7am. This short, two-hour flight will take you to the heart of the
outback in Winton.
Arrive at the Australian Age of Dinosaurs Museum at 9.30am and
take a guided tour to the Lark Quarry Dinosaur Stampede.
Relax and enjoy the spectacular scenery as you stop for lunch.
Choose to take a picnic catered by Sofitel Noosa Resort or dine
at a local pub in Longreach. Spend the afternoon exploring
Longreach, visiting the Stockman’s Hall of Fame and the
Qantas Founders Museum.
At 2.30pm board your flight back to the Sunshine Coast. A private
transfer will take you back to the Sofitel Noosa Resort.
Would you like to extend your stay?
Choose to stay overnight in Longreach, spend a full day at each location and witness the breathtaking outback sky.
Walk with the dinosaurs, learn about the custodians of the bush and discover the history of Qantas.
Learn about fossils and the fantastic dinosaur discoveries
of the region at the Australian Age of Dinosaurs Museum. Then, take a guided tour and witness the only known dinosaur stampede on the planet at Lark Quarry Dinosaur Stampede.
Waltzing Matilda Centre
Discover the story behind ‘Banjo’ Paterson’s bush ballad,
Waltzing Matilda. At this extraordinary museum, you’ll gain a unique insight into the story behind the music and the historical event it portrays.
Qantas Founders Museum
Interpretive displays, interactive exhibits and an extensive
aircraft collection share the founding story of Qantas. Here, you’ll be able to discover the journey of Qantas from its
beginnings in 1920, as well as tour 747 and 707 jets. And, if you’re up for an adventure, you can see the aircraft from a different point of view with a walk along the wing of a 747.
Stockman’s Hall of Fame
Known as Australia’s premier outback heritage institution, the Stockman’s Hall of Fame provides a spectacular outback experience. The centre is split into five themed galleries displaying the history of some of Australia’s greatest stock workers, explorers and pastoralists. The museum houses an extraordinary collection of unique objects and images with touch screens and audiovisual presentations to guide you
through displays. Then, see the story of stockmen and women come to life at the Outback Stockman’s Show. Featuring trick horses, working dogs, a bull and much more, the show depicts the harsh, rugged and sometimes humorous reality of life on the land.