PLAN AHEAD FOR 2019 MITCHELL RACES.
Enjoy a four-day tour in air-conditioned comfort from Gympie as you visit Australia’s real Outback and it’s people. Experience Outback Races, the people and the wide open spaces.
Experience a variety of Outback Pubs as well country accommodation at country hotels and a historical farmstay. Visit the Cobb & Co Changing Station, dress to impress for the races and your chance to win Fashions of the Field and soak up the sun at the Great Australian Spa.
All breakfasts are included & Sunday Night’s “Sundowner” Roast Dinner at “Bonus Downs”.
Amamoor & Gympie, Kilkivan, Kingaroy, Queensland 4570
10:30am Amamoor & Gympie
Other departure locations enroute
Visit Australia’s real Outback and it’s people. Travel in air-conditioned comfort within a small group heading toward the Maranoa Digger’s Race Club located in Mitchell And along the way stopping at iconic outback pubs and hotels.
The tour departs at 10:30am from Amamoor via Gympie , Kilkivan, Goomeri, Murgon, Wondai and visits Carrollee Hotel in Kingaroy for lunch.
Continuing on to Kingaroy, Dalby & Tara, accommodation for the evening will be at the Royal Hotel at Surat.
The day begins with an early morning visit to the Cobb & Co Changing Station. The excitement grows as we travel via Roma to Mitchell for a spot of shopping.
We drop our bags to our accommodation to unpack before quenching our thirst at one of the famous Hotels in town.
There is time to explore the town of Mitchell and grab a bite to eat.
Put on your hats, dress to impress & place your bets
IT’S RACE TIME! — with music into the night trackside
The day starts slowly with Brunch on the banks of the Maranoa with a tour of the town and a chance to visit the Great Australian Spa. Then we continue into the Mulga Country to experience Bonus Downs Farmstay with hosts Lyle & Madonna Connolly.
Tonight it is the ultimate outback experience with beers and a “Sundowner” campfire roast dinner in the Smoke House on dusk.
On the last day we say good bye to the Mulga country with a hearty Jackaroos Breakfast, then make our way along the Warrego with lunch in Chinchilla at the Club Hotel before continuing through the South Burnett to Gympie & Amamoor.
We had the most amazing weekend away – races, great company and fabulous food at Bonus Downs