Meet Our Ambassadors

Each year we search far and wide to select our amazing ambassadors.
This year we have two of the best!

King Social
King Social
Elle Goodall
Elle Goodall

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Pit Stop to the Creek

Select where you are travelling from and discover the great
places along the way

7 hrs / 3 Stops

Townsville - Julia Creek

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Townsville

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Julia Creek

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3 hrs / 1 Stop

Mt Isa - Julia Creek

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Mt Isa

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Julia Creek

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19 hrs / 3 Stops

Brisbane - Julia Creek

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Brisbane

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Julia Creek

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Townsville

While in Townsville, check out the breath-taking views by walking around Jezzine Barracks, The Strand and Castle Hill. Take the kids to the Billabong Sanctuary, or explore the Museum of Tropical Queensland and the Reef HQ Aquarium. Have a quiet cuppa at the Herveys Range Heritage Tea Rooms.

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Pit Stop 1

Charters Towers

Explore Charters Towers heritage through the walking maps available from the Information Centre, including the many heritage listed architecture such as the World Theatre, City Hall and the Post Office. Turn back time by watching the numerous classic films showed at Tors Drive in Theatre.

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Hughenden

Take a look at Australia’s Dinosaur Trail, beginning with Hughenden. Check out the fibreglass replica of a Muttaburrasaurus Dinosaur, names Mutt at the Flinders Discovery Centre. Check out Australia’s ‘Little Grand Canyon’ at the Porcupine Gorge National Park.

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Richmond

Watch the birds while picnicking at Richmond’s Bush Tucker Gardens. Learn about the local plants and birds. Explore the prehistoric collections at the Kronosaurus Korner museum, and experience finding your own fossil at one of the fossil hunting sites.

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Cloncurry

Witness Australia’s Tidiest town, Cloncurry. Wander through the John Flynn Place Museum and Art gallery. Check out the local Cloncurry Bakery and Wagon Wheel Motel.

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Longreach

Enjoy dinner with a show, while in Longreach, at the Stockman’s Hall of Fame. Explore the Qantas Museum, or relax at the Outback Pioneers Home Café and Tea Room.

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Winton

Come and meet Banjo (an Australovenator dinosaur) and Matilda (a Diamantinasaurus dinosaur) at the Winton Australian Age of Dinosaurs Museum of Natural History. Have a swim at the Long Waterhole, otherwise known as the locals’ waterhole.

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Kynuna

Check out Combo Waterhole, the setting famous for Waltzing Matilda, while in Kynuna. Experience local culture at the Blue Heeler Hotel and Pub.

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Mount Isa

Explore Mount Isa’s cultural heritage through their Outback at Isa facility, showcasing their local art, fish hatchery project and mining history. Have a bite to eat at the Outback Café.

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Brisbane

Explore Brisbane’s famous river via the CityCat and Ferry services, or stroll the pathway above the river. Cuddle a koala at the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. Enjoy a world of food, with options from local pub classics, to five-star restaurants, or check out the Northshore Eat Street which is open every weekend.

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Julia Creek

You’ve finally reached your destination, Julia Creek home of the Dirt n Dust Festival! Enjoy all the festivities and events the weekend has to offer, and if you stay on make sure you check out all the amazing things Julia Creek has to offer. Enjoy a splash in the new water park, meet a dunnart, relax in the Artesian Spa Baths and experience one of their famous Outback sunsets.