2020/21 Rail Expeditions

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Bookings are now open for Journey Beyond's 2020/21 Rail Expeditions, with ‘early bird’ fares offering exceptional savings, and allowing you to secure your preferred dates and service level, until 30 September. Now is the best time to book & save!

Journey across Australia on board The Ghan or Indian Pacific for a truly transcontinental adventure or explore some of the country’s most picturesque coastline with new train, Great Southern, that travels between Adelaide & Brisbane. The classic rail journeys have been incorporated into specially curated packages that allow guests to explore beyond the rails.

Journeys sell out well in advance so think ahead for your best dates and then call in and have a chat to one of our team today.


The Ghan & The Ghan Expedition

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Taste of the Top End
(The Ghan Expedition)

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Darwin - Adelaide
Was $5,049 / Now $3,999

Start or end your journey on The Ghan with four nights in Darwin and a day trip to explore the Litchfield National Park Waterfalls. Join a half day jumping crocodile cruise and watch in awe as these powerful creatures launch themselves from the water.

Taste of South Australia
(The Ghan Expedition)

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Darwin - Adelaide
Was $4,869 / Now $3,849

Round off your journey on The Ghan with five nights in Adelaide giving you the chance to explore nearby world-renowned wine region, the Barossa. Visit cellar doors and enjoy sumptuous three-course lunches with this indulgent package.


Territory Complete

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Adelaide - Darwin
Was $6,339 / Now $5,459

The ultimate journey through the Northern Territory including visits to Uluru and Kata Tjuta, Kakadu National Park and Nitmiluk (Katherine Gorge).

Kakadu Splendour

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Adelaide - Darwin
Was $4,339 / Now $3,559

This holiday doesn’t end when you disembark The Ghan. Enjoy two nights in Kakadu National Park discovering Aboriginal art and keeping watch for crocodiles before returning to Darwin to explore the city.


Indian Pacific

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Rottnest Wonder

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Perth - Sydney
Was $3,509 / Now $2,799

Extend the adventure in Western Australia by spending three nights in Perth and one on Rottnest Island. Hold on tight on the Adventure Boat Tour then meet the quokkas the island is famous for.

Margaret River Indulgence

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Adelaide - Perth
Was $3,429 / Now $2,899

Indulge your inner foodie with a stay in Margaret River – home to boutique wineries, breweries, chocolate companies and more.


Great Southern

Introducing the Great Southern, a new Australian rail adventure from the owners and operators of The Ghan and Indian Pacific. Travel in style with all-inclusive Platinum Service and embrace the wonders of Australia's south-east with journeys from Adelaide to Brisbane and vice versa.

Already experienced The Ghan and Indian Pacific? Complete the hat-trick by boarding the Great Southern in its inaugural year. Travelling between Adelaide and Brisbane, the Great Southern has a range of Off Train Excursions that showcase the towns and landscapes the train travels through.


Coastal Adventure


Adelaide to Brisbane
Was $2,919 / Now $2,309

Feeding dolphins, exploring majestic mountain ranges, soaking up spectacular coastal scenery, and travelling across the southeast by a train connecting three vibrant cities – it’s an unforgettable Australian summer adventure.

Southern Discovery


Adelaide to Brisbane
Was $3,579 / Now $2,939

Diverse, dramatic, delightful. There’s nowhere in the world quite like south-east Australia, and the region opens up before you board the Great Southern.