Birdsville Races

6 Day Birdsville Races Only - Camping Tour - Ex Adelaide

August 29th - September 3rd, 2018

Tour is departing: Seats available

Price Reduced:

Was A$2000.00/person now A$1800.00/person

Includes all meals, camping equipment, track entry both days.

Other options available to including Race Cocktail Party and Trackside Marquee.

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 29th, 2018

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


Day 2:   Thursday August 30th , 2018


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


Day 3:   Friday August 31st, 2018


  • 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 1st, 201887


  • 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 2nd, 2018


  • 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 3rd, 2018


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