Big Skies Festival - Long Weekend Package

Experience the inaugural Big Skies event, celebrating the sights, tastes and unique experiences that Queensland’s western downs has to offer. Toowoomba’s largest Tour and Travel operator, Stonestreets Travel, has coordinated this convenient and great value, long weekend package including quality accommodation with breakfast daily, transfers between the event venues and the hotel, and entry to all of the best attractions and events of the Big Skies Festival.

View the event program online >>


Hot Air Balloon Breakfast

Day on the Plains

Big Night Sky - Guided Tour of the Galaxy

Food and Fibre 

4 Days

Brochure Downloads

Big Skies Package (Big_Skies_Package_Brochure.pdf, 2,101 Kb) [Download]

DAY 1: Friday 4 May 2018

Make your way to Dalby to meet the group. Check into your room at the Dalby Pathfinder Motel. This evening you will be Transferred to Jimbour House to enjoy the Big Night Sky - Guided Tour of the Galaxy.  Take this opportunity to view some of the best night skies in the world from within the Jimbour Amphitheater. Highly enthusiastic guides will steer you through the southern night sky while sharing their vast wealth of knowledge of astronomy. Learn some mind boggling science about outer space, all set to a “galactic score”, a special space-themed soundtrack.
Enjoy the commentary and spectacular views while gazing skyward from comfortable reclining chairs.
BYO chairs, blankets and rugs or hire a recliner.

DAY 2: Saturday 5 May 2018

Wake for a sensational buffet breakfast ‘Under The Eaves’  of the Dalby Pathfinder Motel. Enjoy free time to explore Dalby at your leisure until 11:30am. Then, transfer to Jimbour Amphitheater, venue of A Day on the Plains. Are you ready to Rock? The grounds of Jimbour will come alive with a special concert featuring some of  Australia’s best Rock ‘n’ Roll artists.

Line-up includes:

The Eurogliders
Wendy Matthews
Joe Camilleri
The Black Sorrows
Glenn Shorrock
Richard Clapton
Frankie J Holden
Wilbur Wilde

DAY 3: Sunday 6 May 2018

Rise early this morning and depart for the special Hot Air Balloon Breakfast. Join the Balloon pilots as they inflate their balloons on the Jimbour Airstrip in preparation for the early morning ascent. The Balloon Spectacular will also feature a collection of special shape balloons from across the globe. After being delighted by a flurry of airborne colour, enjoy a delicious hot breakfast before a day at the Food and Fibre Festival at Jimbour. The festival showcases everything locally grown and sewn on the Western Downs.

DAY 4: Monday 7 May 2018

Rise at your leisure and enjoy a delicious buffet breakfast at The Pathfinder Hotel before checking out and making your journey home.

Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 1 Dinners

Transport: Luxury Coach

Accommodation: 3 Nights Accommodation in Dalby at the Pathfinder Hotel


  • Entry to the Big Night Sky - Guided Tour of the Galaxy
  • Entry to A Day on the Plains concert
  • Hot Air Balloon Breakfast
  • Entry to the Food and Fibre Festival
4 Days
AUD $795.00
Big Skies
In stock

Let's get started...

Contact Tour Coordinator

Get the brochure now... Download

Have Questions? Talk to an agent for advice!

Contact Tour Coordinator

You may also be interested in these other fantastic getaways...

Departing: 30/05/2018

Explore and experience the best of Tropical North Queensland's natural beauty, indigenous culture and world class tourism activities.

Departing: 08/07/2018

The ultimate wild adventure tour - Kakadu and the Top End of Australia. See crocs, breathtaking sunsets, tropical cities and stunning national parks, all from the exclusivity and comfort of a 4x4 coach.

Departing: 03/09/2018

Have a whale of a time on Fraser Island and enjoy the ultimate sea mammal spectacle during the annual humpback migration.