Short Escapes

Our short escapes are the perfect way to experience a unique event and explore some of the gems nearby. They are also great when you simply need a short break away from it all.

Discover everything that Western Queensland has to offer with a carefully crafted itinerary of real outback experiences.

Departing: 01/04/2019

Explore Lightning Ridge, the fascinatingly remote frontier village renowned for precious black opal, remoteness, unique buildings and colourful outback characters.

Departing: 06/05/2019

Explore some of the most remote, harsh and unique destinations of the South Australian outback including the famous underground town of Coober Pedy and the dramatic Flinders Ranges.

Departing: 28/05/2019

There is nothing quite like the Granite Belt. It’s part of Queensland, but it’s a different country.

Departing: 16/07/2019

Enjoy all the excitement and adventure of a 4-day short getaway, where your destination, and the experiences along the way are completely unknown! We can't tell you where you're going but rest assured you'll be well looked after!

Departing: 09/10/2019

Enjoy a tranquil "Green" experience in Lamington National Park with the O'Reilly family at their scenic and well-regarded rainforest retreat.

Departing: 21/11/2019

Take a flight like no other on a 9,500km round trip across Antarctica and the South Magnetic Pole.

Departing: 23/12/2019

This year's festive short escape will whisk you away to the Discovery Coast, staying 4 nights at the beautiful Rydges Hotel in Gladstone and exploring the wonders of the surrounding region.