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Stylish upgrades onboard

Stylish upgrades onboard

Great Southern Rail has recently welcomed two significant upgrades to cabins onboard The Ghan and Indian Pacific, namely the newly refurbished Gold Single cabins and the new Chairmans Carriage.

New Off Train Excursions for Indian Pacific

New Off Train Excursions for Indian Pacific

Guests onboard the iconic Indian Pacific now have a range of new Off Train Excursions to choose from, further enhancing their trip of a lifetime

All Aboard the longest Ghan

All Aboard the longest Ghan

The Ghan embarked on a record-breaking journey on Sunday 22 May when it departed Adelaide as Australias longest passenger train in over a decade.

Five minutes with Train Manager Bruce Smith

Five minutes with Train Manager Bruce Smith

After 20 years working on The Ghan, Bruce tells us why the new Ghan Expedition journey is his best experience yet.

The Overland secures continued funding

The Overland secures continued funding

The Overland train continues to operate beyond June 2016 following the Victorian Government's announcement to provide a $10.3 million funding commitment to the service over the next three years.

Field of Light

Field of Light

Combine your Ghan adventure with a visit to the Field of Light, a once-in-a-lifetime art installation at Uluru.

Journey Beyond in 2017

Journey Beyond in 2017

2017/2018 Journeys on The Ghan, Indian Pacific and The Overland are now open for bookings and you can journey further with an extended six month travel season for The Ghan Expedition.

Katherine Outback Experience - Meet Horse Whisperer Tom Curtain

Katherine Outback Experience - Meet Horse Whisperer Tom Curtain

Katherine Outback Experience - Meet Tom Curtain.

Platinum Club Launches on Australian Tracks

Platinum Club Launches on Australian Tracks

Platinum Club, the newest luxury addition to The Ghan and Indian Pacific’s rail fleet, will launch on Australian tracks in 2016.

Putting our best foot forward

Putting our best foot forward

Great Southern Rail has joined forces with iconic Australian outfitter R.M. Williams and designer Juli Grbac to unveil new crew uniforms in 2016.

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