Settled in the 1870's Longreach is the largest town in Central West Queensland with a population of 4500. Longreach and district have many natural and man made attractions. Soak up the history and heritage that surrounds the legendary township of Longreach.
Road distances from major centres:
Brisbane via Roma 1180kms
Brisbane via Rockhampton 1300kms
Rockhampton via Emerald 690kms
Mount Isa via Cloncurry and Winton 650kms
Townsville via Hughenden 660kms
Ilfracombe 27kms, Barcaldine 107kms, Muttaburra 114kms, Isisford 118kms,
Winton 180kms, Blackall 214kms, Jundah 217kms, Birdsville 700kms.
Qantas has daily return flights from Bisbane to Longreach.
Rex Airlines flies twice weekly from Townsville to Longreach via Winton.
"Spirit of the Outback" fully themed rail journey travels twice weekly return Brisbane to Longreach via Rockhampton
Greyhound Coaches daily Brisbane to Mount Isa via Longreach
Greyhound Coaches travel twice weekly Rockhampton to Longreach
FOR DISTANCES, TRAVEL TIMES AND LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS VISIT THE RACQ WEBSITE
VIEW LONGREACH WEATHER CONDITIONS AND FORECASTS
Photography Bruce Honeywill - www.digitalnomad.net.au
Map Courtesy About-Australia.com.au