Wallaby Tracks Adventure Tours
Outback Tour - 9 Day
9 Day Tour
Ultimate Outback Experience
$4,500.00 per person - twin share - ($90 per night single supplement)
(valid until Jan 2020)
(min 2 passengers required)
"We customise our tours to suit your travel needs"
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:
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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 & tomorrow night in a motel in Broken Hill
Day 2: Spend a day in this historic mining town - take a drive out to the Menindee Lakes, which is a chain of shallow ephemeral freshwater lakes connected to the Darling River to form a storage system. Visit the Living Desert reserve and sculptures, art galleries, mining displays or the famous "Silverton" ghost town.
Day 3: Further "Outback" today. Off to Tibooburra, visiting the unique town of White Cliffs on the way - Overnight at Tibooburra Hotel-Motel or Cabin.
Day 4: To "Cooper Creek" country today via Camerons Corner via the old Strzelecki Track - view the Dingo Fence - Overnight at Innamincka Hotel - Motel Rooms.
Day 5: Visit "Coongie Lake" world heritage listed wetland area for some bird spotting & history, visit Kings marker and stay overnight at Innamincka
Day 6: 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 7: 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 8: A leisurely start and then 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 t he warm artesian water hole, a great area for some bird watching. Overnight at Oasis Motel, Marree - cabins
Day 9: Today we head for Adelaide - on the way we visit the colourful ochre deposits at Lyndhurst, past the large open cut Leigh Creek coal mine - Wilpena pound - Hawker & Quorn to historic Melrose the first town in the Flinders Ranges. We pass through Laura before joining Highway 1 onto Adelaide late afternoon.
Cost: $4,500.00 per person twin share (Depart with a minimum 2 passengers )
Includes: 8 nights accommodation, 8 Dinners (main course), 8 Cont. breakfasts, 9 Lunches (picnic style or Cafe/pub), 9 Morning teas
(Please note: Itineraries may vary slightly depending on weather and road conditions and guests preferences)
Another great Outback Tour!
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