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Outback Pioneers

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“kinnon family”(72 reviews)
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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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+61 7 4658 1776
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the dinner cruise and right from the start we were enthralled. Bus pick up from our motel, entertaining bus and paddle boat driver, beautiful scenery and stories and plenty of tucker. Delicious hors d'd'oeuvres, camp oven stew, apple pie and custard, finished off...More

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

Thank you so much for the 5-star review and we always love hearing what guests especially liked about the experience. Thank you for coming aboard the Starlight's Cruise Experience and getting into the spirit of our outback life!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What an experience had a great time from stepping on the bus to the trip back bus driver presenters were exceptional whole trip and show would be one of the best presented experiences I have been to. Look forward to coming back. Must not be...More

Thank Barry T
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5-star review, Barry. So happy to hear you enjoyed the Starlight's Cruise Experience. We'll look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Fabulous experience from the river to local humour and outback stories from real farmers - this is a must do. From the minute you are collected in the air conditioned bus, the kinnon and co family regale you with outback gags and warm welcoming hospitality....More

Thank Nicky D
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

It always makes our day to hear our guests really loved their outback pioneering experiences with us. Thank you so much for your enthusiastic review, Nicky, and for supporting our town.

Reviewed 5 October 2018

We had the best day with Kinnon & Co Outback Pioneers. It started with the Cobb & Co Stagecoach Experience at 8.30am followed by a delicious devonshire tea smoko in the Welcome Home Cafe, Then the old time movie "Smiley Gets a Gun" followed by...More

Thank Debra S
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you so much, Debra. That's such a lovely review. You've captured it all in words so well for us. We're really happy to hear you enjoyed it and that we gave you an entertaining and touching taste of our outback life.

Reviewed 4 October 2018

We had a ride on the stage coach and very quickly we learnt how our forebares travelled. The dry dusty track really gave an insight especially whgen the horses had a gallop. Thankfully I was inside the coach but my husband rode up front and...More

Thank mckeough7
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Happy to hear you enjoyed the Cobb & Co stagecoach and thank you for the good review. While there's always a bit of dust on the old bush track, the very long drought has taken it to a new level! But it's one of the...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Richard and his family go all out to make your holiday a memorable one. There were 3 couples in our group and everyone was absolutely thrilled. From picking us up at the train to dropping us back 5 days later, a huge effort was put...More

Thank Dianne H
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Very many thanks for the detailed and enthusiastic review and recommendation, Dianne. We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed this glimpse of our outback life. Thank you for supporting us all in Longreach with your 5-day visit.

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We had a great time on the sunset river cruise tour.. Excellent humour, food, stories and overall set up We both felt more Aussie afterwards!! Absolutely recommend this tour!

Thank tezza2712
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you so much for the excellent review and for experiencing our Aussie outback life. We're happy to hear you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This is a must see in Longreach. We did all of the Big 3 Tours and loved every minute of each. The Kinnon family are great hosts, extremely funny and full of the Outback Spirit! We loved every minute of the journey.

Thank Louisa M
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you for visiting Longreach and doing 'The Big 3', Louisa. And thank you for the great review. We're so happy to hear you enjoyed your experience of our outback life.

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Our first stagecoach experience & a memorable one it was. We sat inside the coach but I don't think it matters where you sit, be prepared for dust and alot of it. Very entertaining these Kinnon boys.. We had morning tea of scones & tea/coffee,...More

Thank On_Hols_in_WA
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Many thanks for the 5-star review and for all the compliments! We're always happy to hear guests have enjoyed their time with us and that our experiences give value for money.

Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

A range of outback experiences on offer from this company make them a one stop shop for visitors to Longreach. We watched the Harry Redfern show and then did thedinner river cruise/show. Highly recommend both experiences. We loved that this is a family run business...More

1  Thank Melissa B
Nicki L, Guest Experience Manager at Outback Pioneers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you so much for the great review, Melissa, and we're happy to hear you enjoyed the cruise and Harry Redford Old Time Tent Show. Yes, guests like you really help our local businesses and our whole outback community in times of drought.

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_justkate62
28 September 2018|
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Response from 530nickil | Property representative |
Hi Kathy, Sorry to say that our season finishes at the end of October. After that it gets too hot for the horses to be galloping out in the sun (and too hot for many of our guests too!). I hope you'll be able to come and... More
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Diana_M56
16 August 2015|
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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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