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Queensland's Barrier Reef World Heritage Rainforest

Queensland has it all! Whether you are drawn to the brilliance of the Tropical North with its great, green canopies, a reef riddled with treasures or to Brisbane's thriving cappuccino culture, holiday experiences span the full spectrum along Queensland's sparkling coastline.

From Coolangatta to Cooktown, few places on earth boast such natural attractions, like The Great Barrier Reef and superb World Heritage listed tropical rainforests, all within easy reach with Queensland Rail.

Take a trip out west and discover Dorothea McKellar's 'Sunburnt Country'; with shifting scenery, wide open spaces and good old Queensland bush hospitality.

When holidaying in the outback you can almost hear the echo of Banjo Patterson down the main street of Winton or the ancient thunder of dinosaurs to the North-West where the Kalkadoon Aborigines observed the dreaming. Whether you are drawn by Lark Quarry Dinosaur Footprints, Blackall's Historical Woolscour, night skies dripping with diamonds in Charleville, the legend of Waltzing Matilda Cultural Centre, or the underground hideaways in Mount Isa, Queensland Rail can take you there.

The dedicated tourism arm of Queensland Rail Holidays offers the largest and most comprehensive network of long distance and tourist trains in Australia, delivering travel experiences to suit every traveller.

The Sunlander and Tilt Trains can help you discover a host of coastal destinations and attractions including the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday Islands. Discover the wonders of Queensland Rail' tropical north trains, the Kuranda Scenic Railway, Gulflander and Savannahlander or jump aboard the Spirit of the Outback, The Westlander and The Inlander for the perfect start to any Outback adventure.