Lake Eyre and Outback Tour

Air Tours of Australia| Lake Eyre and Outback Australia

The Lake Eyre tour is a 6 day air tour of Lake Eyre and the iconic towns of outback Australia.  Departing Archerfield, Brisbane, the trip overflies four states and a minimum of over 4,200km.

Lake Eyre currently is filling with water from Queensland and the Northern Territory.  This event happens roughly once in a lifetime.  We overfly both ends of the lake and at different times of the day to give you the best photography options.  Lake Eyre status here.  En route to Birdsville marvel at the “Channel Country” and the hardship of the Birdsville Track.  Overfly Poeppel Corner, the point where Queensland, New South Wales, South Australia and Northern Territory meets.  In Birdsville enjoy a wine sitting atop Big Red or a beer at the iconic Birdsville pub, time to reflect on all you have seen.  Be amazed at the dinosaurs in Winton or the newly opened Waltzing Matilda Museum.  The Stockman Museum and iconic Qantas Museum in Longreach.  As we head for home, contrast the outback landscape with the Fraser Coast and the beautiful moving sands of the coastal waterways, finishing with a view of Brisbane City.

Itinerary:  This tour includes the following towns and attractions.

Day 1
Archerfield – CobarBroken Hill

Day 2
Broken Hill – Maree – Southern Lake Eyre – Leigh Creek or William Creek

Day 3
William Creek – Northern Lake Eyre – Simpson Desert – Poeppel CornerBirdsville

Day 4
Birdsville – Winton

Day 5
Winton – Longreach

Day 6
Longreach – Queensland Fraser Coast, Brisbane City.

Difficulty level:  This trip includes light walking.

Cost:  $3,800 per person

Trip Inclusions:  All meals, accommodation, transport, entry tickets and air travel.  Alcohol is not included with the exception of “Big Red” excursion.

Tour Size:  Maximum of 8 passengers.