Longreach is the heart of the Queensland Outback and is famous for is characters, history, heritage and community.

Iconic attractions set amidst a wonderful natural landscape welcome you into this unique and friendly outback town. Immerse yourself in history at the Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame and Qantas Founders Museum.

Discover the beauty of the natural landscapes cruising the Thomson River taking in a breathtaking outback sunset on the river or atop Starlight’s Lookout. Gallop through the Scrub on a Cobb & Co. stagecoach. Enjoy top class outback entertainment at evening shows. Refresh at the outdoor and heated indoor pools.

Longreach is not just a town but a way of life and a bustling hub in winter with locals and visitors!

Bus Mount Isa to Longreach from just $124.60

List of Towns in close Proximity on Bus Qld Routes

  • Infracombe
  • Barcaldine
  • Winton


  • Camden Park Station Tour
  • Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame
  • Longreach Arts and Crafts Centre

Visitor Information

Eagle Street
Longreach QLD 4730

Phone: (07) 4658 4150
Email: visitinf@longreach.qld.gov.au

Cristy Houghton

Cristy's unique career has taken her from country NSW to the city lights of Clarendon Street South Melbourne and back again. With an early career in radio as a copywriter and creative strategist, she is now a Jill of all trades as a graphic designer, website builder, blog writer, video editor, social media manager, marketing strategist and more. 

In fact, give her any task and this chick will figure out how to do it! Go on, we dare you!

No, really, we DARE you!!

Cristy has won two Australian Commercial Radio Awards (ACRAs) for Best Ad and Best Sales Promotion, and even has an 'Employee of the Year' certificate with her name on it.

Cristy and her husband James have traveled extensively through Russia, China and South East Asia, and have two fur-babies, Sooty (cat) and Panda (puppy). Cristy loves drinking coffee, meeting people to drink coffee, coffee tasting and coffee flavoured cocktails. She also enjoys road trips, TED Talks and watching cat videos on youtube.