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Red Dirt Tours

Winton, Queensland 4735, Australia
+61 409 045 174
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Vicky is the Best

We could have driven ourselves but chose to do a tour. Did 2 days with Red Dirt & was bloody... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
K'gari G
via mobile
4 days well spent

We arrived in Winton having already booked 4 days of tours (full/half and 3/4 day tours). Each... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Jenny S
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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 we love nothing more than to show you our backyard, down the red dirt tracks. Sit back, relax and let me take the back roads for you!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Winton, Queensland 4735, Australia
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We could have driven ourselves but chose to do a tour. Did 2 days with Red Dirt & was bloody awesome. Nothing too much trouble (even when I left my sunnies at last stop & had to go back). Vicky's knowledge of the area &...More

Thank K'gari G
VickiJ1, Owner at Red Dirt Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Thanks Gaz and Shaz! It's always a pleasure to show people around the great outback backyard and it's made even easier when you can see people enjoying what they see. Thanks for your support, and enjoy the rest of your holiday! Vicki.

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived in Winton having already booked 4 days of tours (full/half and 3/4 day tours). Each and every tour we would highly recommend - as a matter of fact we did the Dinosaur Stampede twice. We traveled kilometers with Vicki over different country and...More

Thank Jenny S
VickiJ1, Owner at Red Dirt Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Hi Jenny, It's always wonderful having people on more than one tour - not only do you get to see more of the countryside but I also get to know you. Thank you! I hope you enjoyed the rest of the trip! Vicki.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

What can I say that others haven't? Not much. VickI, a Savannah guide, is knowledgeable, passionate about what she does and where she does it and very warm and friendly. We did a 3/4 day tour and it was worth every cent. We learnt about...More

Thank Stinky1952
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We did the 'value for money' 3/4 day Lark Quarry Dinosaur Stampede with Vicki and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We were picked up from The Pelican Caravan Park by Vicki who made us feel welcome from the get go and introduced us to the others...More

Thank Rose K
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We did the Lark Quarry (Dinosaur Stampede) three-quarter day tour, and also the Rangelands (Jump-up) Sunset Tour. Both these tours were excellent and very informative. Vicki, the owner/operator/guide of Red Dirt Tours, has a wealth of knowledge about the Winton area and imparts her knowledge...More

Thank toswwr129
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We went on the day trip to Carisbrook Station and Lark Quarry with Vicki. What a great day. We saw the most spectacular views. Vicki is so knowledgeable about so many things, she was able to answer all our questions. The morning tea at the...More

1  Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We travelled on vicki's rangeland rifts and lark quarry/ carisbrook station tour whilst we stayed in winton. Vicki went above and beyond our expectations and gave us all an experience we will delight in remembering from our visit to the outback. If in winton give...More

Thank robjuliemason
Reviewed 11 August 2017

didnt want to do the rough road tour to the Dinosaur walk so gave Red Dirt Tours a call thank goodness we did,what a fantastic day,picked up at our location even though was a free camp outside town greeted by Vicki and enjoyed a fantastic...More

Thank bck1951
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We decided to do the 3/4 day tour to give ourselves a break from driving. We are glad we did. We learnt so much from Vicki about the Winton area, the surrounding landscape, plants and wildlife while travelling in the comfort of her vehicle. The...More

Thank Jen Bond N
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We took the all day Carisbrooke Station/Dinosaur Stampede tour and the Sunset Tour to the Dinosaur Museum - they were fantastic. Vicki is an extremely knowledgable and personable guide. Her love of the outback is infectious and she goes out of her way to assist....More

Thank tonywilkinson2017
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Janet E
21 April 2016|
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
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
20 March 2016|
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