14 days in Longreach & Broken Hill Itinerary

14 days in Longreach & Broken Hill Itinerary

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14 days in Longreach & Broken Hill Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  6​h
1
Longreach
— 8 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
2
Broken Hill
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Sydney

8
nights
Longreach

Longreach ©
Longreach is a town in Central West Queensland, Australia approximately 700km from the coast, west of Rockhampton. Get out of town with these interesting Longreach side-trips: Outer Barcoo Interpretation Centre (in Isisford) and Ilfracombe (Wellshot Centre & Langenbaker House). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at QANTAS Founders Museum, contemplate the long history of Longreach, explore the galleries of Outback Pics, and get outside with Spirit of the Outback Train.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Longreach online trip maker .

Sydney to Longreach is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sydney in August, you will find days in Longreach are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). You will leave for Broken Hill on the 19th (Mon).

Things to do in Longreach

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ilfracombe, Longreach, Outer Barcoo Interpretation Centre
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 19:
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4
nights
Broken Hill

Broken Hill ©
Visit Broken Hill to tour the mines and stay for the authentic feel of an outback settlement.
Venture out of the city with trips to Silverton (Day Dream Mine & Mundi Mundi Lookout). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Royal Flying Doctor Service, The Bruce Langford Visitors Centre, explore the galleries of Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery, explore the world behind art at Pro Hart Gallery, and make a trip to Broken Hill Miner's Memorial.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Broken Hill trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Longreach to Broken Hill takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Longreach in August, you will find days in Broken Hill are a bit cooler (18°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Broken Hill

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Silverton
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 24:
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Pro Hart Gallery ©
Pro Hart Gallery
Broken Hill Miner's Memorial ©
Broken Hill Miner's Memorial

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