Tour departs on the 17th January 2022

From $4,170pp* based on twin share (single supplement additional)

Burnie Brae Travel Connections are offering a once off, exclusive group departure on the Great Southern Rail Journey departing January 17, 2022. Embrace the wonders of inland Australia travelling from Brisbane to Adelaide.

Journeying over four days and three nights, Great Southern guests are immersed in some of Australia’s most spectacular coastal and inland scenery while tucking in to creative menus showcasing premium local food and wine. Guests will travel from Brisbane into northern New South Wales, regional Victoria and South Australia before the journey concludes in Adelaide.



  • 3 nights aboard the Great Southern
  • All-inclusive meals, fine wines and beverages
  • A regionally-inspired menu paired with a selection of local wines
  • Off Train Experiences at Coffs Harbour, the Hunter Region, regional Victoria and Melbourne


  • Adelaide return transfers
  • 3 nights accommodation in Adelaide
  • 3 breakfast & 2 lunches
  • Murray River highlights Tour
  • McLaren Vale & The Cube Experience Tour
  • One way Qantas economy airfare back to Brisbane (*Subject to confirmation, price might change)


Day One - Brisbane and Coffs Harbour:

After setting off from Brisbane, enjoy lunch on board and a relaxing afternoon settling in to your private cabin before arriving at the coastal town of Coffs Harbour. As the sun dips beneath the horizon, enjoy a unique beachside dinner where you’ll feast on local produce and fresh seafood matched with fine wines, while the waves lap at the shore nearby. After a few leisurely hours, you’ll reboard the train and set off for the night. 

Day Two - Hunter Valley, Newcastle or Port Stephens:

Start the day with a hearty breakfast on board before setting off for a full day of Off Train Experiences. Today you get to choose your own adventure with your choice of the Hunter Valley, Newcastle or Port Stephens. 

In the evening, return to the train to enjoy a regionally-inspired meal prepared on board before retiring for the night.

Day Three - Regional Victoria or Melbourne:

After enjoying breakfast on board as you travel through Victoria’s high country, you’ll have a choice of Off Train Experiences. Discover regional Victoria with options including wine touring and gourmet delights, visits to natural sights and charming towns. Or opt to visit cosmopolitan Melbourne and take in the soaring views from Eureka Skydeck and a tour of the National Gallery of Victoria or free time to explore the city yourself (final experiences to be confirmed).

Day Four - Arrive Adelaide:

As the train rolls into Adelaide, enjoy your last breakfast on board and the end of your Great Southern train journey.

Day Five - Adelaide:
Relax on this lunch-time cruise along the historic Murray River aboard the Proud Mary. Gain an insight into this unique river system with its magnificent landscapes and spectacular cliffs.

After lunch, take in the spectacular views and stop for a great photo opportunity at the lookout overlooking the township of Mannum. On the return journey to Adelaide, visit Melba's Chocolate Factory for afternoon tea (own expense) and Woodside Cheese Wrights at Woodside.

Day Six - Adelaide:
Discover some of the best food and wine McLaren Vale has to offer, including a visit to the spectacular d’Arenberg Cube. From wine tastings to gin or beer tastings, and free time to explore the galleries and shops in the main street, you are sure to find something that tempts the tastebuds on this full day trip to the region.

Day Seven - Depart Adelaide

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