Wallaby Tracks Adventure Tours

Outback Tour -  8 Day

8 Day Tour

Ultimate Outback Experience 

Birdsville, Innamincka

(WT08AC)

Simpson Desert

Highlights: 

  • 8 day Outback tour
  • Departs from Adelaide on demand
  • Broken Hill
  • Silverton
  • Tibooburra
  • Innamincka
  • Burke and Wills Dig Tree
  • Cordillo Downs
  • Birdsville
  • Simpson Desert
  • Big Red
  • Birdsville Track
  • Strezelecki Track
  • Marree
  • Lyndhurst
  • And much more…

Bridsville Hotel

Cost:  

$4,900.00 per person - twin share - ($90 per night single supplement) 

(valid until Jan 2021) 

Includes: 

  • 7 nights accommodation, 
  • all meals from morning tea on Day 1 to lunch on Day 8, 
  • pick up & return to your Adelaide accommodation, 
  • all 4wd guided travel

 

(min 2 passengers required)

"We customise our tours to suit  your travel needs"

Departure: 

Depart on demand any day of the week with a minimum of 2 passengers

Pick up 7.30am from your Adelaide accommodation / returns late afternoon (subject to guide / vehicle availability)

Bookings and Enquiries: 

 To book or enquire simply send us an email with your enquiry or preferred departure date - click the book or enquiry button above

Itinerary:                              (click here for route map pdf)

Day 1: Travel the Barrier Highway to Broken Hill, Visit Burra once an important Copper Mining Centre.  Tonight in a motel in Broken Hill


Day 2: Further "Outback" today. Off to Tibooburra, visiting the unique locations of Packsaddle and Milparinka,  with a visit to Depot Glen where Sturt made camp on his famous inland explorations of 1845 - Overnight at Tibooburra Hotel-Motel or Cabin.


Day 3: To "Cooper Creek" country today via Camerons Corner via the old Strzelecki Track - view the Dingo Fence - Overnight at Innamincka Hotel - Motel Rooms.


Day 4: Visit "Coongie Lakes” World Heritage and Ramsar listed wetland area for some bird spotting & history, visit Kings marker and stay overnight at Innamincka


Day 5: Travel to Birdsville - visit the Burke & Wills Dig Tree and Cordillo Downs Shearing shed, where up to 80,000 sheep were shorn by shearers who rode  their bicycles from Farina on the old Ghan Railway, crossing over the Cobbler and Sturts Stony deserts to get there and then back again afterwards!  Overnight at the Birdsville Hotel or Cabins - depending on availability.


Day 6: We visit Big Red (the largest sand dune on the eastern edge of in the Simpson Desert). We spend the morning travelling in a westerly direction into the Simpson Desert as far as the usually dry Eyre Creek - for picnic lunch under the shade of an old Coolabah Tree. We return to Birdsville for the afternoon which is free time to walk and explore the inland oasis of Birdsville.  Overnight at Birdsville.


Day 7: After breakfast we head south down the famous "Birdsville Track". Taking the 'Inside track' if open - this was the original track used by  Drovers with large mobs of cattle, to Mungerannie Hotel - One of the most isolated in Australia.  View the warm artesian water hole, a great area for some bird watching. Afternoon break at Marree - old Ghan Railway town - Overnight at  Prairie Hotel, Parachilna where we will be spoilt with fine dining and wonderful sunsets.


Day 8: Today we head for Adelaide - on the way we view Wilpena pound  - visit Hawker & Quorn to historic Melrose the first town in the Flinders Ranges.  We pass through Laura before joining Highway 1 onto Adelaide late afternoon.


Includes: 7 nights accommodation, 7 Dinners (main course), 7 Cont. breakfasts, 8 Lunches (picnic style or Cafe/pub), 8 Morning teas


(Please note: Itineraries may vary slightly depending on weather and road conditions and guests preferences)


**NOTE:  this tour can be easily extended to include Lake Eyre, William Creek and the Oodnadatta Track and Coober Pedy. - click here for extended itinerary.



Another great Outback Tour!


Minimum 2 persons Maximum 4 persons / vehicle (For larger groups - We can also run 2 vehicles on a tour - which would allow a maximum capacity of 8 passengers) 



Please visit our other tour itineraries for Flinders Ranges Tours to see which one might suit you best.


- Outback Tours from Adelaide

- Birdsville Tours from Adelaide 

- Simpson Desert tours from Adelaide