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Lark Quarry and Carisbrooke Station Tour

We don't usually book on tours, but this was certainly the highlight of our 2 week road trip. The... read more

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orangeroughy85
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Brisbane, Australia
Vikki Jones fantastic!

This was a truly memorable trip. If we would have driven out by ourselves we would not have had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lappa1
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Cairns, Australia
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Red Dirt Tours offers a number of tours to the spectacular natural and man-made attractions of the Winton region. Each location has its own unique characteristics and I love nothing more than to show you our backyard, down the red dirt tracks. Sit...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Winton, Queensland 4735, Australia
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Reviewed today

We don't usually book on tours, but this was certainly the highlight of our 2 week road trip. The bus was very comfortable and was high to give a great window view of the landscape. The tour was conducted professionally while also laid back with...More

Thank orangeroughy85
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a truly memorable trip. If we would have driven out by ourselves we would not have had the knowledge that Vikki gave us. We ventured off the road and saw some amazing scenery. Money well spent!

Thank lappa1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Vicki what an operator. Fantastic tour. Off road looking at Australia's Landscape and then the visit to Dinosaur Stampede and lunch provided. Thank you Vicki for the tour.

Thank Oztopdog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic tour, Vicki, our guide and the owner, was extremely knowledgeable about the fauna, flora, local history, geology , in fact everything.

Thank Peter_grey_nomad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Vicki was a fantastic guide, took us off road to some jump ups, on the way to the Quarry, where we had a great view of the landscape below and out to the horizon. We learnt a lot about the different flora in the area...More

Thank Victoria I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This year Winton celebrated seniors week like no other year. We would like to Thank Vicki for her generous donation to our community by taking a group to Sandila for the day. This trip would not have gone ahead without Red Dirt Tours. A little...More

Thank vindex84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything I wanted to say has been said by previous reviewers. Vicki is efficient, organised, friendly, extremely knowledgeable, patient, etc etc. If you want to learn about everything around Winton and the surrounding countryside (and I mean everything), don't go exploring on your own, go...More

Thank Jo J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We joined a small group tour to Lark Quarry Dinosaur Stampede which I could not rate highly enough. The tour operator was so knowledgeable on all aspects of local fauna, flora, geology and anything else you asked about. We saw some amazing scenery that you...More

Thank Lindajwil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the full day tour to Carisbrooke Station and Lark Quarry with Vicki, the owner operator of Red Dirt Tours, and are very pleased we did. Vicki was friendly, fun, relaxed and professional, along with being a skilled driver on unsealed and sealed roads....More

Thank Kiwifoodfusspot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the 3/4 day Dinosaur Stampede tour with Vicki who has a great knowledge of the area and gave great information on the features we saw. We were so glad we almost literally fell into the tour, just meeting her as others were...More

Thank Chris F
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Janet E
21 April 2016|
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Response from VickiJ1 | Property representative |
Hi Janet, I include Porcupine Gorge in a longer tour I have that visits Australia's Dinosaur Trail- Winton, Richmond and Hughenden. Porcupine Gorge is 60km north of Hughenden so a trip from Winton would require a couple of... More
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jamesF3645UU
22 March 2016|
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Response from VickiJ1 | Property representative |
Hi James, Winton doesn't have any taxis and there are no hire cars. If you are staying at the North Gregory Hotel you could possibly contact them to see if they would pick you up from the airport and also see what they can... More
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jamesF3645UU
20 March 2016|
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Response from VickiJ1 | Property representative |
Hi! The Winton Diamantina Truck and Machinery Museum is located on the Hughenden Road just on the outskirts of town. From the North Gregory Hotel this is approximately 1.5km. The museum is open from 9-5 every day. While in... More
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