Thargomindah Visitor Information Centre

The Thargomindah Visitor Information Centre (VIC) is located in the Bulloo Shire in far south west Queensland. To get there, you just follow the Adventure Way until you reach the town of Thargomindah. The VIC is situated at Echidna Place on Dowling Street, which is the main road into town. It is a great place [...]

Hungerford Gymkhana

Pack the swag for what looks like a weekend of action! Saturday fill your day with both horse and motor bike events for both adults and kids or sit on the sidelines and watch all the action. Live music Saturday night with a licensed bar. Heaps of room to camp with facilities. Come along and [...]

Channel Country Challenge

The Channel Country Challenge is the largest annual event for the town of Thargomindah. Friday kicks off with campdrafting followed by two hand cutting events. There is a bar and canteen each day and night from Friday to Sunday. Saturday starts with the Stockman’s Challenge events and more campdrafting. There is a horse sale Saturday [...]

Cameron Corner Store

Cameron Corner is located on the junction of Queensland, New South Wales and South Australia in the Strezlecki Desert, and Cameron Corner Store is proud to be actually in Queensland about 250 metres from the actual survey mark, situated beside the dingo fence and Sturt National Park, is a crossroads for travellers from all around [...]

Cameron Corner Loop

The Cameron Corner loop is an ideal way to experience the real Outback. This journey will leave you breathless, passing through open gibber plains where you can see for miles to sandy undulating land. The Cameron Corner loop offers contrasting landscapes and experiences. You can discover the history of the early pioneers, enjoy the wildlife, [...]

Dowling Track

The Dowling Track – a journey of discovery. Travel in the footsteps of Vincent James Dowling and other early pioneers over 100 years ago discovered this area, known as the “Plains of Promise”- people travelled the track looking for a new life and new opportunities. The Australian author, Henry Lawson walked from Bourke to Hungerford [...]

Eulo – Hungerford – Thargomindah Four Wheel Drive Track

The Eulo – Hungerford – Thargomindah Four Wheel Driving Track is 280 kilometres long and takes approximately two days to complete. Highlights include: Currawinya National Park, Paroo River, Bulloo River, Palm Grove Date Farm and Winery and the Wild Dog Fence. Travelling through Mulga scrub, swamplands and wildflowers in season, this road provides opportunities for [...]

Adventure Way

The Adventure Way takes you from Brisbane to Adelaide via Queensland’s richest grain and cotton producing area surrounding Dalby. It travels through Brigalow and belah belts to the outback plains where mulga lines the road and eventually gives way to a treeless gibber landscape at the Queensland, South Australia border. From Innamincka, follow the historic [...]

Lake Bindegolly Circuit

This track allows walkers to get close to Lake Bindegolly as it skirts the edge of the waterway then retreats to scrub-covered sand hills. An observation point is located at the edge of the lake for watching some of the 60 species of waterbirds that visit the park, including pelicans, swans and the rare freckled [...]

Leahy Historical House

Leahy House was built around 1885 when a deed of grant was made to the Thargomindah Newspaper Company. The house is built of local mud brick and was owned by Sir Sydney Kidman in the early 1900s. The Bulloo Shire Council purchased the building in 1995 and the Thargomindah Historical Society were entrusted to preserve [...]

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