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Outback Pioneers

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We only did the stagecoach ride, but what a great all round experience. An authentic ride on the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
infoB6698NU
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Elliston, Australia
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This was a wonderful experience from the Cobb & Co stage coach ride to the old time tent show and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mrsfrosty68
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Outback Pioneers invites everyone to come to Longreach and discover the heritage and pioneering spirit of outback Queensland. Step into pioneers shoes for holidays and experiences that entertain, educate and inspire. Owned and managed by the Kinnon...more
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128 Eagle St, Longreach, Queensland 4730, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We only did the stagecoach ride, but what a great all round experience. An authentic ride on the outskirts of town in the dust, but don’t worry they blow all the dust of you when you get back! The guide was fantastic very funny and...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a wonderful experience from the Cobb & Co stage coach ride to the old time tent show and bush movie. Then onto the starlight cruise on the paddle boat. This is a family run business and they make you feel extremely welcome. This...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Don’t miss this experience when in Longreach. Authentic stagecoach ride,movie and tent show. Despite plenty of dust the stagecoach experience was fantastic. Great for all ages. Hats off to the stars of the tent show. Fun, informative and very enjoyable. Make sure you have the...More

Thank Karbee88
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have just spent four days at Longreach with the help of the Kinnon family and Scotty. We were well fed, watered and vey much enlightened about the outback, its history, way of life and much more. Outback Pioneers provided access to an amazing number...More

Thank Dawn B
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you, Dawn, for the great review. We're happy to hear you enjoyed all our experiences and the other attractions in town. I'll pass on your compliments to Jeremy, Lane and Scotty too.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kinnon family provide a comprehensive insight to life in the outback. It far surpassed my expectations. It has taken years for my husband to persuade to go to Longreach and I can say it was worth it. I have never laughed so much in...More

Thank DoonanDags
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your generous 5-star review. We always love to make a new convert to our wonderful Queensland outback! And so glad to hear you enjoyed Scotty's heartfelt bush poetry. The outback has always been a place of both tears and laughter...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No visit to Longreach should ever leave out a visit to the Kinnon tourist attractions. Stagecoach ride, bush concert, riverboat cruise at sunset all washed down with heaps of Kinnon family humour whilst driving the bus, the paddle wheel boat or the stage coach. A...More

Thank pammikew2
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the 5-star review and recommendation, Pam and Mike, and thank you for being our guests on all the experiences.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to attend the area outside the hall of fame and doing an excellent presentation and tour of the statues, plaques and poems,which is on right of road into the hall of fame.The gentleman called Scotty was great and so fair dinkum...More

Thank Raymond W
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review, Raymond. We'll pass on to Scotty how much you enjoyed his tour, which certainly brings those sculptures to life!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

World Class!! Can’t speak highly enough of this family. They’ve really thought outside the box in times of drought, to not only make a difference for their family but for the whole town by providing such amazing experiences for tourists. The tours are authentic, interesting,...More

Thank Nicole M
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review, Nicole. It's a pleasure to share our world with guests like you and, yes, every visitor is a help for our drought-affected town.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Richard and his family work extremely hard to ensure all their guests have a great time and gain an understanding of life in the bush and the difficulties they are currently facing.Thanks Richard,Lane,Jeremy,Abigail,Scotty and others.Go west and help the farmers and towns

Thank Mal582016
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for the 5-star review and so glad to hear you enjoyed your experiences with us in Longreach. You're so right that people heading out west really help our farmers and outback towns. Thank you again for your support.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from 7 days in Longreach doing a number of events with Kinnon & Co. We cannot speak highly enough of all of events and the people involved in making this such a unique experience. Richard Kinnon is a natural story teller who's commentary...More

1  Thank Bob F
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So happy to hear you enjoyed it all, Bob, and thank you for the great review. We're always delighted to hear guests went away with real insights into outback life. Thank you for spending a whole week in Longreach and being part of our outback...More

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Diana_M56
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Response from OutbackPioneers | Property representative |
Hi Diana, The Big 3 Pass is available from any of the three attractions and the 2015 prices and saving compared to over the counter prices are as follows: Adult $249.30 - Save $45.70 Pensioner $227.70 - Save $38.30 Child... More
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