Indian Pacific Off Train Touring

Your journey on the Indian Pacific will include a number of off train excursions and experiences, these are included in your fare. There are also a few optional extras, such as helicopter flights, at additional cost.

Please use the following information as a guide only as specific details of some of these excursions may vary.

Sydney to Perth

Travelling Sydney to Perth on the Indian Pacific your journey stops in Broken Hill, Adelaide and Rawlinna.  Choose your Off Train Excursions from the following options.

Broken Hill
  • Pro Hart Gallery
  • Miners Memorial and Trades Hall
Adelaide
  • Hahndorf
  • South Australian Museum
  • McLarenvale (Oct-Mar)
  • Barossa Valley (Apr-Sept)
Rawlinna
  • Outback Dining Experience
Cook
  • Outback Experience
Perth
  • All about Perth (optional upgrade)

For further details see PDF below,
(please use the following information as a guide only as some details of these excursions may vary)

Sydney to Perth Off Train Excursions

New!

In addition to the information in the booklet above, new excursions will feature in Adelaide, the Barossa Valley, Broken Hill and will appeal to sporting fans, food and wine enthusiasts and history buffs. 

For those onboard the Indian Pacific travelling from Sydney to Perth they will be able to choose from the existing Off Train Excursions and the following:

  • A behind the scenes tour of the South Australian Museum in Adelaide. The museum is home to the largest Australian Aboriginal collection in the world and also features galleries on the early Pacific and ancient Egyptian people. Following a tour, guests will enjoy a sumptuous dinner in the museum and delve into a fascinating talk from one of South Australia’s leading natural scientists. 
  • For Platinum Service guests, the stunning St Hugo Winery in the Barossa Valley is a new option. The St Hugo experience includes a private estate tour and wine tastings concluding with dinner at the Yalumba Estate. 
  • For all guests joining the Indian Pacific in Adelaide, there is now a complimentary pre-boarding dinner at the National Wine Centre. 
  • From October 2017, McLaren Vale, south of Adelaide, will become a new excursion destination. This renowned grape-growing region will offer guests cheese and wine tastings at Coriole, topped off with a three-course meal at the Star of Greece, one of the region’s most renowned restaurants boasting stunning sea views.

Perth to Sydney

Travelling Perth to Sydney on the Indian Pacific your journey stops in Kalgoorlie, Adelaide and Broken Hill.  Choose your Off Train Excursions from the following options.

Kalgoorlie

  • Paddy Hannan’s Ounce of Luck

Rawlinna

  • Outback experience

Cook

Outback Experience

Adelaide

  • City Sights
  • Adelaide City & River Precinct Walking Tour
  • Central Market Progressive Breakfast
  • Adelaide Oval

Broken Hill

  • The Main Drag
  • The Regional Art Gallery
  • The Big Picture

Blue Mountains

  • Blue Mountains Excursion (optional)

For further details see PDF below
(please use the following information as a guide only as some details of these excursions may vary)

Perth to Sydney Off Train Excursions

In addition to the information in the booklet above, those onboard the Indian Pacific travelling from Perth to Sydney, they will now also be able to choose from existing Off Train Excursions and the following:

  • An interactive experience on a morning tour of the world-renowned Adelaide Oval considered by many to be the most beautiful cricket pitch in the world. The tour includes a visit to the historic mechanical scoreboard, the Hall of Fame and Bradman’s Private Collection.
  • A theatre performance in Kalgoorlie of "Paddy Hannan’s Ounce of Luck" production, the story of boom and bust in this mining town, performed by actors from the Stage Left Theatre Company.
  • A tour of Broken Hill’s Silver City Mint, home to the world’s largest acrylic painting. "The Big Picture" took two years to paint and depicts, in panoramic proportions, a view of the surrounding Outback landscape.