Discover the pioneering spirit of Queensland’s outback on-board The Westlander, traveling from Brisbane across the Great Dividing Range, through the rich farmlands of the Darling Downs to Charleville. Follow the path of Queensland’s famed explorers on-board the The Westlander. Unwind, as you sit back relax and watch the striking scenery pass you by. In Charleville stay at The Rocks Motel. Situated in the heart of the town, across the road from the railway station and just a quick stroll to the shops and cafes. Alternatively you may enjoy the on site swimming pool and the restaurant which specialises in Native Australian dishes. Each room has a veranda, tea and coffee making facilities, guest amenities made from natural Australian Botanical Essences and complimentary WiFi. The motel is ideal for business travelers as well as holiday makers with so much to see and do in town. Visit Charleville’s Cosmos Centre and Observatory which is dedicated to ensuring visitors enjoy the wonder of the outback night sky. The guides at the Cosmos Centre share their knowledge and you will observe binary stars, star clusters, planets and the Moon.

2 nights return rail journey on The Westlander from Brisbane to Charleville in an Economy Seat including:
COMPLIMENTARY in-seat snack pack delivered at meal times throughout the journey
2 nights at The Rocks Motel, Charleville in a Studio Room ★★★★
Including: Continental breakfast daily and COMPLIMENTARY WiFi
Full Day Outback Stars and Secrets Day Tour including:
Admission to Cosmos Centre
Private Observatory session
Top Secret WWII tour
Astronomy By Day Tour
Light lunch
Wine and cheese on arrival for evening presentation
Return transfers from hotel

The Westlander Onboard Facilities

• Onboard lounge car serving light refreshments and alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages.
• Toilets located at the end of each carriage.
• Self service area and snack packs are available.

Selection of movies, lifestyle tv shows, children’s programs and music for your onboard entertainment on hand held tablets^

The Rocks Motel – Charleville:

Onsite restaurant & bar
Pool
Coffee machine and complementary capsules
Mini bar
Split system air conditioning
Veranda
Desk
Bluetooth clock radio
Hairdryer
Iron and ironing board
Non-smoking only
Opening windows
Refrigerator – bar size
Gourmet tea/coffee selections
TV
WiFi – free

Valid Travel Dates:
01 Nov – 31 Mar 21
Terms & Conditions:  A fee will apply for payments made by debit and credit cards. Please check this fee with us or your travel consultant when booking. Conditions apply. Prices correct as at 14 Sep 20 but may fluctuate if surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change. Offers ends 31 March 21. Offers subject to availability. Amounts payable to third parties not included. Please check all prices, availability and other information with your travel consultant before booking. Room upgrades and late check-outs are subject to availability unless otherwise stated. Package cancellation fees apply. Ratings provide a general indication of the standard of accommodation. These are our own views and not related to any other rating system. 3 star (★) indicate a comfortable standard of accommodation, 4 star indicate superior standard and 5 star indicate deluxe standard. A half star (✩) indicates an additional half rating. All savings and bonus nights (if applicable) are included in the advertised price. Offers may be withdrawn without notice and are not combinable with any other offers unless stated. Images courtesy of Queensland Rail, Tourism and Events Queensland.

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4 nights
Departing 01 Nov 20 – 31 Mar 21
From AUD$
495
pp
Inclusive dates.
Seasonal surcharges & blackout dates may apply.
code: VH
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