The Inlander operates between the popular tourist destination of
Townsville and the mining centre of Mount Isa, where so much of
Queensland's mineral wealth is found. Mount Isa offers terrific camping
and four wheel driving in the rugged terrain surrounding the town,
while the Outback at Isa complex is a must-see.
Dont miss the chance to visit the famed Lawn Hill Gorge in Boodjamulla
National Park, and if dinosaurs take your fancy the nearby Riversleigh
fossil field is one of the worlds best known deposits of fossilised
Distance: 977 km; Frequency: twice weekly; Duration: 20 hours.