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Darling River Run Tours Sydney to Broken Hill Tours

Darling River Run Sydney to Broken Hill Tours

2, 3 or 4 day Darling River Run Sydney to Broken Hill Tours or reverse

3 Day Darling River Run Tours

Departs on demand – Please ASK  – Broken Hill to Sydney tours

outback-nsw-tours-tilpa-pubDarling River Run Tours 3 days Departs Broken Hill to Sydney or Sydney to Broken Hill via Nyngan, Bourke, Louth, Tilpa, White Cliffs, Menindee Lakes, Broken Hill.  Travel down the mighty Darling River from Bourke to Wilcannia & Bourke & Wills camp at Menindee Lakes then Broken Hill, with a visit to White Cliffs opals fields & miners stores. Join this small group 4WD tour from Sydney (or reverse from Broken Hill or Adelaide to Sydney) via the Blue Mountains, Bathurst, Dubbo (the Hub of the West), Narromine (soaring capital of Aust.) and Nyngan (1990 flood town) to overnight in Bourke (with paddle boat cruise). Next day enjoy Gundabooka National Park (scenic walks & Aboriginal rock art), and travel the banks of Australia’s longest, the Darling River to Wilcannia and White Cliffs opal fields, then on to Menindee lakes wetlands birds areas Broken Hill. Return by train or plane, or continue to Lake Eyre or Cameron Corner Country & Tibooburra.  From Sydney to Broken Hill or Adelaide options. This tour meets optional tours to Lake Eyre, Innaminka, Dig Tree, Corner Country) All tours require a minimum of 2 passengers for departure.  Should you require a booking for 1 person please call us direct to confirm minimum numbers have been met prior to booking online. Departs on demand/request. Cost including all meals, fees, bedding – Comfy camping $ 1,480 or upgrade to 2 nights accommodated total is $1680 per person twin share.

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4 day Darling River Run – Sydney to Broken Hill Tours or reverse – Tour details

4 day Darling River Run – Sydney to Broken Hill Tours or reverse – Departs Sydney to Nyngan, Bourke, Gundabooka National Park, Darling River, Louth, Tilpa, White Cliffs, Broken Hill. Travel down the mighty Darling River from Bourke to Wilcannia then Broken Hill, with a visit to White Cliffs opals fields & miners stores. Join this small group 4WD tour from Sydney (or reverse from Broken Hill or Adelaide to Sydney) via the Blue Mountains, Bathurst, Mudgee wine country, Dubbo (the Hub of the West), Narromine (soaring capital of Aust.) and Nyngan (1990 flood town) to overnight in Bourke (with paddle boat cruise). Next day enjoy Gundabooka National Park (scenic walks & Aboriginal rock art), and travel the banks of Australia’s longest, the Darling River to Wilcannia and White Cliffs opal fields, then on to Broken Hill. Return by train or plane, or continue to Lake Eyre or Cameron Corner Country & Tibooburra.  From Sydney to Broken Hill or Adelaide options.  All tours require a minimum of 2 passengers for departure.  Should you require a booking for 1 person please call us direct to confirm minimum numbers have been met prior to booking online.

Travel down the mighty Darling River from Bourke to Wilcannia then Broken Hill, with a visit to White Cliffs opals fields & miners stores.

Day 1 – Join this small group 4WD tour from Sydney (or reverse from Broken Hill or Adelaide to Sydney) via the Blue Mountains, Bathurst, Mudgee wine country, Dubbo (the Hub of the West), Narromine (soaring capital of Aust.) and Nyngan (1990 flood town) for overnight in Nyngan.

Day 2 – Travel through Outback NSW to Bourke  with a paddle boat cruise on the Darling River, and a check out the fascinating history of this once thriving wool producing town.

Day 3 – Enjoy Gundabooka National Park (scenic walks & Aboriginal rock art), and the banks of Australia’s longest, the Darling River to overnight in Tilpa – one of NSW most remote towns on the darling River.

Day 4 – Travel to Wilcannia with fascinating river history and then White Cliffs opal fields, then on to Broken Hill for overnight.

There lots to experience in Broken Hill, and easy to spend a few days here in this fascinating history. You can return by train or plane, or continue to a Lake Eyre Tour or flight or Cameron Corner Country & Tibooburra. From Sydney to Broken Hill or Adelaide options. All tours require a minimum of 2 passengers for departure. Should you require a booking for 1 person please call us direct to confirm minimum numbers have been met prior to booking online.

 

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Other options – 

From Sydney – Macquarie Marshes, Menindee Lakes & Broken Hill – 3 days to  Explore Outback NSW Rivers and Wetlands after rejuvenation floods. Explore Macquarie Marshes NP, before Kinchega National Park and Menindee Lakes and 1 or 2 nights in Broken Hill. Return by train or plane, or Cameron’s Corner Country tour optionally continue with us to Lake Eyre. Connection options to Sydney, Broken Hill or Melbourne.

NSW / QLD Cameron Corner Country Tour from Broken Hill, via Tibooburra, Milparinka, Cameron Corner, Moomba, Innamincka + Coongie Lakes

 

4 day Darling River Run – Sydney to Broken Hill

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Macquaries Marshes tours – Westbound tour details – Sydney to Broken Hill (eastbound Broken Hill to Sydney is reverse) 

Day 1 –  Depart Sydney 8am via Blue Mountains and Katoomba with a brief stop at Echo Point and  the Three Sisters.  We visit  Secret Creek Sanctuary at Lithgow for morning tea, and check out the amazingly rare Australian wildlife being saved by the operators, the Australian Ecosystems Foundation. See animals such as the Spotted-tailed Quoll, Dingo, Regent Honeyeater, Purple Copper Butterfly as well as many less threatened native species. Within its own land, AEFI has established both captive and wild breeding programs for species such as Eastern and Spotted-tailed Quoll, Rufous Bettong, Long-nosed Potoroo, and Red-necked Pademelon.  Other species here include Brush-tailed Rock-wallaby, the Cream-striped Red-necked Pademelon, Swamp Wallaby, Emu and Brush Turkey. Travelling via the Great Western Highway we pass through Bathurst, where the NSW gold rush started, and was base for the worlds largest transport network at the time, the Cobb & Co coach company operating 30,000 horses. We stop for lunch by the Macquarie River at Wellington, after passing the Wellington caves where Bush Ranger Ben Hall used to hide out.  Passing through Dubbo, we are following the Macquarie River and head for the marshlands. The soil & climate are getting dryer as we pass through Narromine (cotton growing), Trangie and Warren were we follow the river valley to our overnight near Macquarie Marshes and enjoy the rich birdlife calls as the sunsets BLD

 

Rufous Betong Eastern Quoll

Day 2 – Explore this lush lively area. Ibis, Egrets, Cormorants, Spoonbills and Herons are but a few of the breeding species found at the Macquarie Marshes. The Marshes include native plant species of Common Reed (Phragmites australis) and River Red Gum (Eucalyptus camaldulenis). We head back on the highway, through historic Cobar (copper & gold country) over the flooding Darling River through Wilcannia, a once thriving town and important river port. We travel past new flooding lakes before arrival in Broken Hill for overnight. BLD

Day 3 – Broken Hill was one of NSW wealthiest cities in its heyday when silver, lead and zinc were discovered, and where Australia’s biggest company BHP, built its wealth. The mine closed, but the town has revitalized, partly thanks to the creative spirit of artists like Pro Hart. Today we will travel to Menindee Lakes and Kinchega National Park (or if you prefer enjoy the time in Broken Hill). An optional flight over the lake is available to witness the curent massive floods. On return, explore some of the hidden highlights of Broken Hill before another comfy night in our Broken Hill accommodation.  BLD Option – From Broken Hill travel through South Australian rural country to Adelaide, and after a day in Adelaide (with the pandas, wine tasting or art) – continue with us to Lake Eyre  – See details 

 

From Sydney – Macquarie Marshes, Menindee Lakes & Broken Hill – 3 days to Explore Outback NSW Rivers and Wetland highlights now teaming with life after rejuvenation floods. Includes 1 night to explore Macquarie Marshes NP, before Kinchega National Park and Menindee Lakes and 1 or 2 nights in Broken Hill. Return by train or plane, or Cameron’s Corner optionally continue with us to Lake Eyre. Connection options to Sydney, Broken Hill or Melbourne. 3 nights accommodated 4WD tour – $1,850

 

8 days/7 nights – Sydney to Broken Hill includes 2 nights & tour in Broken Hill – $2,995

7 days/6 nights – includes 1 night in Broken Hill –  $2,850

  7 days/6 nights – from Broken Hill to Sydney includes  1 night in Broken Hill –  $2,850.

From Adelaide (Lake Eyre tour  option) add $120