The Westlander

The Westlander - Discover Australia's Outback by rail

To book this journey please complete a Journey Request Form, you will receive an answer from one of our Rail Specialists within 48 hours. Alternatively please feel free to contact us via phone or email.

Discover the pioneering spirit of Australia's Outback with a journey aboard The Westlander.

This scenic journey from Brisbane travels across the Great Dividing Range and through the rich farmlands of the Darling Downs before arriving in Charleville, the largest town in south-west Queensland.

Departing twice a week in either direction, an array of Outback experiences awaits in and around Charleville, including the new Cosmos Centre, a dedicated stargazing observatory; the Royal Flying Doctor's Service Base; and the opal fields of the south-west.

While it may be hot and dry outside, the air conditioned Westlander has every amenity to make your journey totally comfortable. The Dining Car serves hearty Aussie meals while the Bar and Lounge are perfect for a relaxing drink the fellow adventurers.

The Westlander offers two levels of service Seats and Sleepers:


Reclining Seats
: Open saloon cars with overhead luggage rack, individual reading lights, panoramic windows and toilets and washbasins at the end of each carriage.

Triple Sleepers:
Featuring three berths converting to seats during the day with a washbasin, reading lights and apower point. A blanket, lower sheet, pillow and pillow slip is provided for each passenger and showers and toilets are available at the end of each carriage.

Twin Sleepers (Twinettes):
Featuring a washbasin, wardrobe, reading lights and power point with bedding and towels provided. Berths convert to seats during the day and showers and toilets are available at the end of each carriage.

Single Sleepers (Roomettes):
Featuring washbasin, wardrobe, reading lights and power point with bedding and towels provided. Berths convert to seats during the day and showers and toilets are available at the end of each carriage.

To for further information or to book any Australian rail journey please fill out our Point 2 Point request form or contact us.


 
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Adults

(12+ yrs)
 
Children

(4-11 yrs)
 
Youths

(12-25 yrs)
 
Seniors

(60+ yrs)
 
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