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Until further notice
8 day car hire from
per day Flights are additional
Discover what lies beyond the coast in Queensland’s Outback and Southern Queensland Country. These two regions are bursting at the seams with the best of local produce, spectacular national parks, colourful bush characters and amazing sunsets.
✔ Rental car: Hertz (Group C) from $85 per day*
*Based on 8 day hire rate
Flights are additional
Day 1-2: Brisbane – Bunya Mountains (230km)
Drive northwest from Brisbane via the D’Aguilar Highway to Maidenwell at the base of the Bunya Mountains. Drive beneath stunning rainforest canopies and ancient bunya pines to Bunya Mountains National Park.
Day 3-4: Bunya Mountains – Carnarvon Gorge National Park (570km)
Drive west to Chinchilla, Australia’s melon capital and Roma, home of the Big Rig, before arriving at Carnarvon Gorge National Park. See spectacular sandstone gorge vistas, ancient rainforests and wellpreserved Aboriginal rock art on tracks that have been classified to match your bushwalking experience and fitness.
Day 5: Carnarvon Gorge National Park – St George (436km)
Travel south along the Carnarvon Highway to Injune, a thriving
country town with some 450 residents. Continue south to St George,
Queensland’s inland fishing capital, then visit Riversands Winery for a
personalised wine tasting and meal at their on-site café. Call in to the
Unique Egg to see a world-class collection of hand-crafted emu eggs,
then join a sunset cruise on the Balonne River with its 230 species of
Day 6-7: St George – Girraween National Park (432km)
Take a break at the historic Nindigully Pub, Queensland’s oldest
hotel, on the banks of the Moonie River. Follow a selection of over
17 kilometres of walking tracks in Girraween National Park with its
intriguing balancing boulders, cascading waterfalls and cool rock pools.
Day 8: Giraween National Park – Brisbane (265km)
Travel north to Stanthorpe and explore Queensland’s premier food and
wine region. Sample cider and apple pie at Suttons Apple Farm and visit
Stanthorpe Cheese for hand-made farmhouse cheese. Call in to the Rose
and Rodeo city of Warwick with its beautiful sandstone buildings. Follow
the Cunningham Highway through Main Range National Park back to
• Bunya Mountains National Park featuring rainforest walks & ancient Bunya Pines
• Carnarvon Gorge National Park featuring towering sandstone cliffs and Aboriginal rock art sites
• Riversands Vineyards & Winery
• Sunset River Cruise on the Balonne River
• Historic Nindigully Pub
• Girraween National Park featuring balancing boulders, bushwalks and waterfalls
• Granite Belt wineries, Suttons Apple Farm and Stanthorpe Cheese
Our favourite places to stay
• Bunya Mountains Accommodation
• Carnavon Gorge Wilderness Lodge
• Riverland Motor Inn
• Girraween Environmental Lodge
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