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Special COVID-19 Booking Conditions apply.

Deposits fully refundable if Government Restrictions restrict travel

Exploring Remote Outback NSW

Cameron Corner Outback Adventure

31 August to 8 September 2020

This tour will spend 4 nights in Broken Hill experiencing a several different attractions to normal tours. Head to the Corner Country exploring Tibooburra, Cameron Corner, the Sturt National Park, White Cliffs & Mutawintji National Park. There are a couple of new attractions now available in White Cliffs including an Opal Mine tour which has easy access. Continuing on to Mutawintji NP for an Authentic Cultural Tour. A wonderfull Xplorer Rail Holidays to remote NSW

  • Broken Hill City Sights tour
  • Silverton
  • Day Dream Mine
  • Silverton Tramway Railway Museum
  • Geo Centre
  • Milparinka & Depot Glen
  • Red Earth Opal Mine Tour
  • Cameron Corner
  • White Cliffs Underground Motel
  • Sturt National Park
  • Mutawintji National Park
  • Broken Hill Art Galleries

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Exploring NW NSW & SE Qld

Opals Flowers & Whales

16 to 25 September 2020

A very diverse tour starting by spending 2 nights in Lightning Ridge exploring this remote Opal town. Before heading to Toowoomba for 3 nights. The Famous Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers will be the highlight of a our stay and the historic train ride to Spring Bluff Railway Station. Leaving Toowoomba on the way to Brisbane we explore the Scenic Rim region including boutique farming enterprises. At Brisbane, a tour Old Boggo Gaol for a fascinating tour which will be one of the many highlights.  Before making our way to Tangalooma Is Resort for the last 2 nights. We will have the full Dolphin experience and a Whale Watching Tour. Heading home will be by air or rail back to Sydney.

  • Chambers of the Black Hand
  • Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers
  • Spring Bluff Railway Station
  • Summer Land Camel Farm
  • Towri Sheep Cheeses
  • Old Boggo Road Gaol
  • Tangalooma Island Resort
  • Wild Dolphin Feeding
  • Whale Watching Cruise

Southern NSW

Albury Region Explorer

19 to 25 October 2020

This will be a 6-night tour based in the heart of Albury’s CBD. With 4-day tours and a ½ day tour, exploring to regions around Albury beautiful scenery, interesting gourmet small industries as well as the wine region.


  • 6 Nights in Albury
  • Lake Dartmouth
  • Mitta Mitta Hotel
  • Rutherglen Wine Region
  • Whisky and Chocolate Factory
  • Bonegilla Migrant Experience
  • “M.V.Paradise Queen” Cruise
  • Bandiana Army Museum
  • Milawa Cheeses
  • Milawa Mustards
  • “Brown Bros” Vineyard
  • Lake Mulwala
  • Yackandandah

New England

New England Explorer

Rescheduled to 2021 Details available soon

Will include the Australian Celtic Festival

On this tour we will combine many natural and man made attractions in the New England Region of NSW. View the Merriwa Silo Art, explore Tamworth & Uralla. on our way to Armidale our base for 3 nights to explore the New England.  On the way home visit Ebor FallsDorrigo Sky Walk on way down to the coast. Heading down the visit the Slim Dusty Centre before spending 2 nights at Wingham to explore the Manning Valley.

  • National Guitar Museum
  • McCrossins Mill Museum
  • Bendemeer Hotel
  • Armidale Local Guide Tour
  • Australian Standing Stones
  • Land of the Beardies
  • Dorrigo Skywalk
  • Ebor Falls
  • Slim Dusty Centre
  • Moorland Cottage
  • Manning River Cruise
  • Australian Army Infantry Museum

Broken Hill Rail Holidays

Please click on Broken Hill & Outback NSW section at top of page

More 2021 Tours will be available soon

Outback NSW

Rail & 4WD Small Group Tour

5 to 13 October 2020

Take a journey along the Darling River and discover the pioneer history of the region’s historic towns such as Louth, Tilpa, Wilcannia and Menindee. Retrace the steps of the explorers Sturt, Mitchell, Burke and Wills and experience the inspiration for literary legends Lawson, Olgilvie and Breaker Morant. Also visiting White Cliffs with an underground Opal Tour and the World Heritage area of Mungo National Park. An interesting Rail Holidays using both the XPT & Xplorer trains while touring is in a 16 seat Truck/Bus 4WD.

  • Back’O’Bourke Centre
  • Working Cotton Gin
  • Darling River Cruise
  • Louth
  • Menindee Lakes Cruise
  • Tilpa Pub
  • Historic Dunlop Station
  • Trilby Station
  • Mungo National Park
  • Wentworth
  • White Cliffs
  • 1/2 day City Sights Tour
  • Walls of China

3 Cities 3 Trains Rail Packages Now available from travel after 14 September 2020

7 Day 3 Cities 3 Trains

Departing Sydney

  • XPT 1st Class Sydney to Melbourne
  • 2 night Melbourne
  • Melbourne City Sights
  • Yarra River Cruise
  • Overland Melbourne to Adelaide
  • 3 nights Adelaide
  • Adelaide City & Hahndorf
  • Free Day Adelaide
  • Gold Service on the Indian Pacific
  • Off Train Experience Broken Hill

8 Day 3 States 3 Trains

Departing Adelaide

  • Gold Service on the Indian Pacific
  • Off Train Experience Broken Hill
  • Off Train Experience Blue Mountains
  • 3 nights Sydney
  • Sydney Harbour Cruise
  • Sydney City sights
  • 1st Class Sydney to Melbourne
  • 3 nights Melbourne
  • Melbourne City Sights
  • Puffing Billy
  • Overland Adelaide to Melbourne

9 Day 3 States 3 Trains

Departing Sydney

  • Gold Service on the Indian Pacific
  • Off Train Experience Broken Hill
  • 3 nights Adelaide
  • Adelaide City & Hahndorf
  • Overnight Kangaroo Island Tour
  • Overland Adelaide to Melbourne
  • 3 nights Melbourne
  • Melbourne City Sights
  • Tramcar Restaurant
  • XPT 1st Class Melbourne to Sydney

7 Day 3 Cities 3 Trains

Departing Adelaide

  • Overland Melbourne to Adelaide
  • 2 night Melbourne
  • Puffing Billy
  • XPT 1st Class Melbourne to Sydney
  • Sydney City Sights
  • Sydney Harbour Cruise
  • 3 nights Sydney
  • Free Day in Sydney
  • Gold Service on the Indian Pacific
  • Off Train Experience Broken Hill


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