If you’re looking for true Aussie characters, wildlife and the dusty reds of the outback, you’ll find it out here. Queensland’s Outback is within reach of the coastal cities, which makes it easy explore this fascinating region.
Marvel at ancient dinosaur footprints, an inland oasis or enjoy a drink with a local at one of the many outback pubs. You'll meet plenty of colourful characters out here that are sure to tell you a tale or two.
Experience something uniquely Australian at a Queensland Farm Stay. Get the most out of country life by delving into the rugged Outback lifestyle on a working cattle or sheep farm. Try the many Outback adventures like sheep mustering and shearing. Enjoy a warm welcome country style, with country cooking and the experience of living and working on a farm or Outback station in country Queensland. Join your hosts in daily farm activities or relax in the tranquillity of the countryside.
Alternatively, stay at a pretty hinterland farm and embrace rural life. Try your hand at horse riding, milking the cows, feeding the horses and exploring the farm by 4WD.
Locations range from the Gold Coast and Hinterland, west of the Great Divide to Toowoomba and the Granite Belt and north to Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef, stopping off on the way at locations like Airlie Beach, Gladstone and wine growing areas of the South Burnett.