Great Southern Rail
Great Southern Rail offers journeys beyond into the wide expanse of the Australian Outback with The Ghan and Indian Pacific. Experience the very best Australia has to offer in a level of comfort only rail travel can provide. Whether you choose to travel from the tropical reaches of Darwin to the wine capital of Adelaide, or from shores of the Indian Ocean to the Pacific coast, your time aboard one of the world’s great rail journeys will deliver a truly iconic Australian holiday beyond expectations. Guests on The Ghan and Indian Pacific can enjoy a range of Outback Experiences that are included in all Platinum and Gold Service fares. New Outback Experiences allow guests to leave the train to connect with remote Outback destinations during the magnificent hours of sunrise and sunset. Off Train Excursions and Outback Experiences offer extended stops whereby guests are invited to undertake a selection of organised tours as part of their rail holiday.
THERE ARE VERY FEW GLOBAL
JOURNEYS CONSIDERED NATIONAL
TREASURES BUT THE GHAN AND INDIAN
PACIFIC ARE, WITHOUT QUESTION,
ICONIC AUSTRALIAN EXPERIENCES.
From the moment you step aboard these legendary
trains, you can feel it – a spirit of adventure and a
sense of something very special about to unfold. Traversing the full length and breadth of the world’s
largest island by rail captures the rich tapestry of
landscapes, colours, flavours, climates, wildlife and
human endeavour that together define the Great
Southern Land. These are adventures without peer. And they bring
One of the unexpected rewards of joining these
coveted rail journeys is the wonderful camaraderie
created among those who share the excitement of
the trip of a lifetime.
It is a moving, emotional and unforgettable experience
to ride the rails of history.
FIVE STAR SERVICE
Experience the golden age of train travel with Great Southern Rail. Journey aboard the Indian Pacific and spoil your senses with gourmet food, spectacular views and five star service. Last year marked the 100th anniversary of the railroad’s creation, so there’s never been a better time to indulge in a trip which is as much about the journey as it is the destination.