Great Southern Rail Holidays

Experience the iconic Great Southern Rail journey and extend your holiday with a number of packages that allow you to spend more time soaking up all the Australian outback has to offer. Choose from a range of included off-train experiences that will enrich & reward your journey.

Whether you're looking for a train journey or the ultimate expedition, Holidays Beckon has a package that suits every taste. I can also design a specially crafted experience just for you. 

Onboard you will find sumptuous dining, elegant private cabins, attentive service, and the camaraderie of your fellow travellers.  For more information about the experience, click here.

Other great Australian rail journeys can be found here.

Adelaide Delight

Adelaide River Torrens - image by https://pixabay.com/users/nel_botha-nz-1267169/

.Adelaide Delight
7 nights from

$4,305

pp twin share


IMMERSIVE RAIL & TOUR EXPERIENCE


  Departs Mondays - 2023
 8 days/7 nights      Brisbane, QLD → Adelaide, SA

This 7-night itinerary is a feast for the senses, as you travel through Australia’s southeast to make your way to Adelaide, South Australia’s food and wine capital. Make the most of the gastronomic side of your rail journey, while also exploring regions like Coffs Harbour and the Hunter Valley. Upon arriving in Adelaide, settle into your accommodation & discover South Australia’s food gems, including the renowned Barossa Valley.

Rail journey includes:
 3 nights aboard the Great Southern, Brisbane to Adelaide, including all meals, beverages and Off Train Experiences in Coffs Harbour, the Hunter Valley region and regional Victoria
 4 nights accommodation in Adelaide, including breakfast daily
 Adelaide Central Market delicious lunch tour​​​​​​​
 Northern Barossa Valley Voyager tour, including lunch

Terms & Conditions: Subject to availability. Prices are based on twin share, per person unless stated otherwise. Reservations are subject to the terms, conditions and requirements of carriers, hoteliers and other service providers. Schedules and availability, fare conditions and prices can change at any time. Routing restrictions and other special conditions may apply. We and any third party suppliers have taken reasonable care that the content of this communication and our website, including all travel information and listings is correct but is subject to amendment at any time without notice. Please contact us for full T&Cs. Supplier: JBR.


Gourmet Escape

Gourmet Escape

.Gourmet Escape​​​​​​ 
5 nights from

$2,830

pp twin share


IMMERSIVE RAIL & TOUR EXPERIENCE


  Departs Fridays - 2023
 6 days/5 nights      Adelaide, SA → Brisbane, QLD

Combine premium food & wine with stunning natural landscapes and some of the country’s top cultural icons on this 5-night tour of Australia’s south-east. Depart from Adelaide and take in the spectacular Grampians as you head towards the East Coast. Immerse yourself in Canberra’s rich culture before arriving into Brisbane where the adventure continues. A culinary odyssey awaits in Tamborine Mountain and 3 nights in Brisbane marks the perfect ending for your journey.

Rail journey includes:
 2 nights aboard the Great Southern, Adelaide to Brisbane, including all meals, beverages and Off Train Experiences in the Grampians, Canberra and Coffs Harbour ​​
 3 nights’ accommodation in Brisbane, including breakfast
 Full day winery tour including lunch​​​​​​​
 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 2 dinners

Terms & Conditions: Subject to availability. Prices are based on twin share, per person unless stated otherwise. Reservations are subject to the terms, conditions and requirements of carriers, hoteliers and other service providers. Schedules and availability, fare conditions and prices can change at any time. Routing restrictions and other special conditions may apply. We and any third party suppliers have taken reasonable care that the content of this communication and our website, including all travel information and listings is correct but is subject to amendment at any time without notice. Please contact us for full T&Cs. Supplier: JBR.


Southern DiscoveryGreat Southern Rail NSW

 

.Southern Discovery 
9 nights from

$4,705

pp twin share


IMMERSIVE RAIL & TOUR EXPERIENCE


  Departs Fridays - 2023
 10 days/9 nights      Brisbane, QLD → Adelaide, SA

Diverse, dramatic, delightful. There’s nowhere in the world quite like south-east Australia, & what better way to discover it than on the Great Southern? You’ll have time to explore Brisbane & its surrounds before your rail journey begins, taking you along picturesque coastlines, through verdant valleys & vibrant cities, all while enjoying the creature comforts & romance of rail.

Rail journey includes:
 3 nights’ accommodation in Brisbane, including breakfast daily
 Full-day winery tour, including lunch
 3 nights aboard the Great Southern, Brisbane to Adelaide including all meals, beverages and Off Train Experiences in Northern New South Wales, the Hunter Region and regional Victoria
 3 nights’ accommodation in Adelaide, including breakfast daily 
 1-day Northern Barossa Valley Voyager tour, including wine tastings and lunch

Terms & Conditions: Subject to availability. Prices are based on twin share, per person unless stated otherwise. Reservations are subject to the terms, conditions and requirements of carriers, hoteliers and other service providers. Schedules and availability, fare conditions and prices can change at any time. Routing restrictions and other special conditions may apply. We and any third party suppliers have taken reasonable care that the content of this communication and our website, including all travel information and listings is correct but is subject to amendment at any time without notice. Please contact us for full T&Cs. Supplier: JBR.


Other great Australian rail journeys

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