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
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
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.
Please enter at least 1 adult, senior or junior(youth) passenger.
Children cannot travel unattended.
There is a limitation for accompanied children:
- Max. 4 children per passenger allowed.
- On Eurostar, the number of children under 4 travelling for free is limited to
1 child per accompanying adult.