Big Red Sunset Tour

Points of Interest

  • Birdsville Township
  • Birdsville Race Track
  • Burke and Wills Tree
  • Diamantina River
  • Birdsville Geo Thermal Power Station
  • Bronco Branding Yards
  • Big Red at Sunset


  • Comfortable new airconditioned 4x4 mini bus with seatbelts.
  • Expert local driver guide.
  • Hotel prepared drinks and nibbles to be enjoyed on Big Red.
  • Price $148 pp

    * Children 12 – 17 are 50% of fare.
    * Infants and smaller children welcome, please advise at the time of booking.

  • 2 – 20 guests
  • Duration: approx 3.5 - 4 hours

Tour Itinerary and Details

Departing daily from the front of the Birdsville Hotel at approx. 4:00pm (depending on sunset time) enjoy a town sights tour including the infamous Race Track, Diamantina River, Burke and Wills Tree and Geo Thermal Power Station before heading west past the Bronco Branding Yards out to Big Red for an unforgettable sunset experience.

Your local and experienced guide will provide first hand commentary about life in Birdsville, the townships history and other interesting facts and figures as you trek along. As Big Red looms your guide will prepare the vehicle for the steep ascent up the famously tallest sand dune in the region!

With spectacular views in every direction, enjoy some time to explore and take in the beauty of this distinctive environment. Included in your fare are chef prepared cheese and nibble platters and refreshments (an assortment of beer, wines and soft drinks). Return to Birdsville after sunset arriving back at the hotel at approximately 7:30pm - 8:00pm.

How to Book

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