CITY STOPS

Travelling on The Ghan and Indian Pacific opens up a new world of experiences.

Inevitably, these epic journeys will take you to places you’ve never been to or would like to know more about. So why not extend your holiday enjoyment by including one of our expertly selected city stops.

As you’ll discover, we have carefully crafted journey extensions that highlight the definitive experiences relevant to each urban environment. Whether it’s walking tours to discover trendy laneways and bars, historical points of interest, day trips to regional wineries, coastal sojourns or gastronomic adventures, we’ve done the homework for you.

ADELAIDE

Nestled between the sea and undulating hills, Adelaide is a sensory city like no other. Explore its unique architecture and history, indulge in the local food and wine, and unearth the unexpected with a tour of its beautiful beaches, charming villages, and Australia's best wine country.


Available packages

ADELAIDE CITY

FROM $299 PP TWIN SHARE

HILLS & SEA

FROM $549 PP TWIN SHARE

ADELAIDE & BAROSSA VALLEY SELF-DRIVE

FROM $779 PP TWIN SHARE

SYDNEY

With the world’s most beautiful harbour and pristine beaches on its doorstep, Australia's largest city is an aquatic playground. But it’s not only about the waterways, world-class food, shopping, culture and festivals – with easy access to world heritage listed wilderness and acclaimed wineries, Sydney is the ultimate touring destination.


Available packages

SYDNEY CITY

FROM $479 PP TWIN SHARE

VALLEY VOYAGER

FROM $699 PP TWIN SHARE

SYDNEY & BLUE MOUNTAINS SELF DRIVE

FROM $999 PP TWIN SHARE

PERTH

Natural wonders, a flourishing arts and entertainment scene, and a diehard sports culture – the western capital has an energy and appeal all of its own. Stay and play in the cosmopolitan city or take an easy trip to the world-class vineyards and spectacular scenery on its doorstep.


Available packages

PERTH CITY

FROM $439 PP TWIN SHARE

EXPRESS ROTTNEST

FROM $499 PP TWIN SHARE

PERTH & MARGARET RIVER SELF-DRIVE

FROM $939 PP TWIN SHARE

DARWIN

The adventurous traveller will find plenty on offer in the tropical northern city. Chairs spilling out of side-street restaurants, museums celebrating the city’s rich past, galleries showcasing the region’s renowned indigenous art. Nature is truly Darwin's backyard with the iconic national parks of Kakadu and Litchfield only a few hours away.


Available packages

DARWIN CITY

FROM $399 PP TWIN SHARE

WILD DARWIN

FROM $599 PP TWIN SHARE

DARWIN & KAKADU SELF-DRIVE

FROM $899 PP TWIN SHARE

ALICE SPRINGS & ULURU

For an epic Australian experience, head to the red heart of the outback. Iconic, engaging and unlike anywhere else in the world, discover the new, the ancient, and the surprising with a hand-picked itinerary celebrating the legendary Australian interior.


Available packages

ALICE SPRINGS TOWN

FROM $399 PP TWIN SHARE

ULURU & KATA TJUTA

FROM $1,349 PP TWIN SHARE

ULURU SELF-DRIVE

FROM $1,199 PP TWIN SHARE

MELBOURNE

Laneways, coffee, galleries, chic boutiques … Australia's shopping and sporting capital offers up an eclectic array of experiences. An exciting and ever-changing metropolis, every visit is a chance to discover something new with plenty of sophisticated charm and surprises to enjoy.


Available packages

MELBOURNE CITY

FROM $449 PP TWIN SHARE

CITY & HISTORY

FROM $599 PP TWIN SHARE

MELBOURNE FOOD & WINE DISCOVERY

FROM $899 PP TWIN SHARE

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Evoke your own frontier spirit and build an itinerary unique to you, with the freedom to pick and choose each element of your holiday experience.

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