Outback QLD’s Drive Guide Is Here

Put the road trip playlist on shuffle

By Amy Crosby | 23rd February 2021

With international borders ensuring we’re all staying put (for now), there’s no time like the present to explore the great outback and get familiar with the best sights right here in our own backyard. Chase the summer sun before it’s gone for good in the most authentic tourism spots Queensland has to offer! The 2021 Drive Outback Queensland Guide has now launched, revealing twelve of the most ideal road trip itineraries for all locals and inter-state travellers.

The works been done for you, so all that’s left to do is pack your sunscreen and get ready to slip, slop, slap your way all around the Sunshine State. Look forward to family-friendly treats like The Australian Age of Dinosaurs Museum’s prehistoric discoveries, and refreshing pitstops at getaway locations spanning from Mount Isa down to Biloela.

The road trip highlights also include iconic Aussie pubs where you can fuel-up along the way (chicken schnitty and a schooner, anyone?). You can find the famous Urandangi Pub in Boulia or the Cracow Pub out West, just to name a few. No matter where you choose to visit, the outback routes are packed full of welcoming communities wanting to share their unique tourist spots. Other priceless outback activities awaiting you are fishing, fossicking, camping, visiting picturesque lookouts, and jumping in waterholes.

Not to mention the drive guides will cover a whole two thirds of QLD because, if you’re gonna travel to the Sunshine State, you betta do it right!

With a choice of twelve different routes, pick the one that ticks all your boxes. This perfect mix of culture and nostalgia will have you freeing your adventure spirit! So, if you’re looking for a dose of culture or even just a reason to leave the house, take a look at the Queensland destinations that every Australian should get acquainted with.

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Images: Tourism and Events Queensland





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