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  • Travel means different things to different people and every journey is different. Perhaps you’re celebrating a special occasion with a romantic journey for two or setting off on a multi-generational adventure. You may be travelling solo or part of a group of friends. Or maybe, you’re indulging in the experience of a lifetime. Whatever your reason, occasion, or situation, there’s a way to travel Australia by train.
  • Experience an entirely new, extended journey, with new Off Train Experiences and a signature dinner in the Barossa Valley in 2025.
  • There are some moments that carve out a niche in your memory so they stay with you forever. Gazing skyward in the middle of nowhere, the heavens twinkling above, a glass of wine before you is one of those moments.
  • Did you know the Great Southern turns five this year? To celebrate the rail journey's fifth birthday, we're excited to reveal three new Off Train Experiences: Fallen Giants Vineyard, the Hunter Valley Helicopter experience, and the National Gallery of Victoria.
  • Platinum - A new level of sophistication
  • Travel through the heart of Australia, and out to the remote parts of the outback
  • Christmas carols may not be ringing in your ears quite yet, but we’re preparing for a fabulous festive season on board the Great Southern.
  • Prepare to be captivated by Handa's Opera Australia's spellbinding performances at 'Opera on the Harbour.'
  • One of world’s great train journeys, The Ghan Expedition snakes through the interior of the country on a four day, three night, 2979km all-inclusive journey that starts in Darwin.