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Cobb & Co.

Explore Longreach Attractions

Welcome to Longreach, the heart of Outback Queensland, and the largest town in Queensland’s central west region. Located at the junction of the Landsborough Highway and the Thomson Developmental Road, this bustling outback town is easily accessible by road (view RACQ Trip Planner), air (daily QantasLink services) and rail (twice weekly Spirit of the Outback services). Experience Longreach attractions including the Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame, Qantas Founders Museum, Drover’s Sunset Cruise and Cobb & Co Stagecoach adventures. Take a day tour or 1.5 hour drive to nearby Winton with its majestic Mesa landscapes and the amazing Australian Age of Dinosaurs.

Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame

Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame

The Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame and Outback Heritage Centre is Australia’s premier outback heritage institution. Wander the five themed galleries and learn the stories of our pioneering heroes. See the entertaining Outback Stockman’s Show - lunch and dinner shows are scheduled in the tourist season. Chat to our friendly reception staff about this attraction and Longreach attraction passes.

Qantas Founders Museum

Qantas Founders Museum

A world-class museum and cultural display, eloquently telling the story of the founding of Qantas through interpretive displays, interactive exhibits, replica aircraft and an impressive collection of genuine artefacts. Join the 90 minute Jet Tour that takes you behind the scenes on our two jet aircraft, the Boeing 747 and 707. You’ll also take in their Catalina Flying Boat and hear how it conquered the Indian Ocean. Ask our friendly reception team for attraction information and attraction pass options.

Australian Age of Dinosaurs

Australian Age of Dinosaurs

Australian Age of Dinosaurs Ltd (AAOD) is a not for profit organisation located in Winton, Queensland. The organisation’s activities include operation of the Australian Age of Dinosaurs Museum of Natural History which holds annual dinosaur digs in the Winton Formation of western Queensland and oversees the year-round operation of Australia’s most productive dinosaur fossil preparation laboratory.

Drover’s Sunset Cruise

Drover’s Sunset Cruise

All aboard the Drover‘s Sunset Cruise. Relax on the top deck with 360 degree views of the majestic Thomson River. Your captain will captivate you with stories about the river, its wildlife and Indigenous links. Purchase a drink from our licensed bar and enjoy complimentary onboard nibbles before taking your seat at Smithy’s Outback Dinner & Show on the banks of the river, for table-service dining under the stars and live entertainment on the River Stage.

Cobb & Co Stagecoach Tour

Cobb & Co Stagecoach Tour

Enjoy a stagecoach ride through Longreach town and then a gallop through the bush along a stretch of the old mail route between Longreach and Windorah. Cobb & Co pioneered stagecoach travel in Australia and this award-winning ride gives a realistic glimpse of what the pioneers experienced. More information at our tour desk.

Smithy’s Outback Dinner & Show

Smithy’s Outback Dinner & Show

Settle back and enjoy an evening to remember dining under the stars beside the Coolibah lined Thomson River. Begin with sunset nibbles followed by a two-course table service dinner, featuring camp oven themed modern cuisine. A good selection of wine and cold beer is available for purchase from their licensed cash bar. Enjoy the live entertainment on the River Stage with performers regaling you with their songs and stories.

Camden Park Country Station Tour

Camden Park Country Station Tour

This tour begins with lunch at Cattleman‘s Bar and Grill, Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame before driving a short distance to Camden Park Station. Enjoy an afternoon tea cuppa and queen scones at Camden Park‘s Artesian pools. Meet Outback Dan, fifth generation farmer who will guide you through his family’s historical homestead, cattle yards and shearing shed. Complimentary yarn telling! A small gift in appreciation to every visitor from the Walker family.

Starlight’s Cruise Experience

Starlight’s Cruise Experience

Board the only paddle wheeler west of the Great Divide or the historic Thomson Princess Riverboat and enjoy a gentle cruise down the majestic Thomson. We go ashore for a traditional stockman’s camp-fire dinner, followed by bush poetry with a local outback storyteller. Next, the bush is illuminated by the Starlight’s Spectacular Sound & Light Picture Show – capturing the adventures of notorious cattle thief, ‘Captain Starlight’.

Outback Stockman’s Dinner & Show

Outback Stockman’s Dinner & Show

The live Outback Stockman’s Show is a tribute to the skills of past and present stockmen – a true depiction of the unique quintessential Australian character. The famous daytime shows are Tuesday to Sunday at 11am and our all new night show includes a spit roast dinner, with full bar facilities and is held in the beautiful Cattlemen’s Bar and Grill at the Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame.