Birdsville Races

6 Day Birdsville Races Only - Camping Tour - Ex Adelaide

August 30th - September 4th, 2017

Tour is departing: Seats available

Price Reduced:

Was A$2000.00/person now A$1500.00/person

Come and join Swagabout Tours on a Birdville Races only tour or choose a longer tour and take in the Flinders Ranges, Cooper Creek, The Dig Tree and Innamincka


Day 1:   Wednesday August 30th, 2017

  • Depart Adelaide 7:30am
  • Travel via Clare Valley, Orroroo, Hawker, Leigh Creek & Farina
  • O/N: Farina Campground

 

Day 2:   Thursday August 31st, 2017

 

  • Depart Farina 7:30am
  • Travel via Marree, Mungerannie to Birdsville
  • O/N: Birdsville caravan park

 

Day 3:   Friday September 1st, 2017

 

  • Birdsville: time to look around the town and visit some of the Birdsville attractions like the old historic Royal Hotel, current Birdsville Pub, the Blue Poles Art gallery, the Burke & Wills tree, the hydro thermal power station just to name a few.
  • Birdsville Races in the afternoon.
  • O/N: Birdsville caravan park

 

 


Day 4:   Saturday September 2nd, 2017

 

  • Birdsville: After a hearty breakfast we will take drive to the eastern edge of the Simpson Desert to tackle 30m high Big Red the largest of 1500 red sand dunes encountered when doing the desert crossing.
  • Return Birdsville to attend the races during the afternoon.

 

Day 5:   Sunday September 3rd, 2017

 

  • Birdsville – Farina
  • Up early and pack up camp.
  • Head back south along the famous Birdsville track for home after a hectic weekend
  • O/N: Farina

 

Day 6:   Monday September 4th, 2017

 

  • Farina – Adelaide
  • Travel via Leigh Creek, Hawker, Quorn, Pt Augusta & Pt Wakefield
  • Arrive Adelaide approx 6:00pm