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- Route: Brisbane - Charleville, Cunnamulla and Quilpie
- Duration: 1 night (17 hours)
- Distance: 777 kilometres
- Frequency: Two times weekly (See timetables)
- Special needs: Wheelchair access, Dietary needs
About The Westlander
Discover the pioneering spirit of Australia's Outback with a journey aboard The Westlander.
This scenic journey from Brisbane travels across the Great Dividing Range and through the rich farmlands of the Darling Downs before arriving in Charleville, the largest town in south-west Queensland.
Enjoy a comfortable journey in a choice of sleeper or seat, with a welcoming club car offering appetising meals and the chance to meet fellow travellers.
An array of Outback experiences awaits in and around Charleville, including the new Cosmos Centre, a dedicated stargazing observatory; the Royal Flying Doctor's Service Base; and the opal fields of the south-west.
Within Australia: 1300 131 722
International: +617 3235 7322
Online bookings for The Westlander
Bookings for The Westlander can be made at our Queensland Rail Travel website.
You'll be asked to choose a train journey and then you can book accommodation and activities.
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Online bookings are fully secure.