hotelStay, Packages & Tours in Broken Hill & Menindee

Explore Broken Hill and Outback NSW over eight amazing days! (May, Jul & Aug 2022 departures)

Travel at 60 community group

Explore Broken Hill and its beautiful surrounds with a great group of over-60s! On this value-packed tour you'll discover a lost world of historic mines, captivating landscapes, grand old pubs and simple miner's cottages. Every place has a tale to tell on this fun and varied adventure.

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$1,995PP
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DURATION
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8 nights
WHAT'S INCLUDED
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  • free_breakfastDaily breakfast
  • directions_busDay tours
  • restaurantSelected meals

About this holiday

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Living Desert & Sculptures - Aboriginal Story Poles carved from Red gum trees

Discover the real outback and immerse yourself in a bygone world of historical mines, captivating landscapes, grand old pubs and picturesque miners' cottages. Enjoy boundless tales and true-blue local characters at 'every corner'- see why Broken Hill is the first Australian City to be included in the National Heritage List.

Inclusions

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This tour includes:

  • 7 Nights accommodation in Broken Hill
  • 1 Night accommodation in While Cliffs Underground Motel
  • 8 x Light Breakfasts
  • 2 x Lunches
  • 5 x Dinners
  • Air-conditioned coach with Panoramic Windows, Semi reclining Seats, onboard toilet and spacious interiors.

Accommodation

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8 nights total:

7 nights of comfortable Broken Hill accommodation at:

  • The Silver Haven Motor Inn

or

  • Old Willyama Motor Inn

1 nights accommodation in White Cliffs at the Underground Motel.

Travel dates

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Please note that prices are subject to availability at time of booking and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.

Travel at 60 Departure Dates for 2022

  • Monday 23 May 2022
  • Monday 18 July 2022
  • Monday 15 August 2022

Space is limited!

  • Twin Share from $1,995 per person
  • Solo Traveller from $2,500

Want to avoid the single supplement entirely? If you're willing to share, we can happily pair you with another solo traveller. Subject to availability of another guest of the same gender willing to share. Ask our team for details.

Call our team on 1300 414 198 and book your Broken Hill Holiday today!

Itinerary

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Day 1 - Monday - Arrival into Broken Hill

Make your own way to Broken Hill.

On arrival, you will be met by your Host and escorted to your accommodation.

Hotel: Old Willyama Motor Inn or Silver Haven Motor Inn (or similar)

Day 2 - Tuesday - City Sights, Heritage Tour and Sunset Sculptures

Enjoy a light breakfast at your hotel, before joining your hosts on a city sights tour.

Experience a fascinating tour showcasing the highlights of Australia’s First Heritage Listed City. You will visit the Miner’s Memorial located at the highest point of the Linde of Lode, gain exclusive access to the Perilya Broken Hill Mine, tour and observe the city’s unique architecture. After a short break we head to the World famous Sculpture Symposium for a sunset.

Included Meals: Light Breakfast & Dinner

Day 3 - Wednesday - Menindee & Kinchega National Park

After breakfast at your hotel, enjoy a leisurely tour around the Menindee Lakes scheme. Travel to Menindee and on to Kinchega National Park (Roads Permitting). Enjoy a Wetlands Cruise on the “River Lady”.

Included Meals: Light Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4 -Thursday - Royal Flying Doctor Service & Silverton Ghost Town

After breakfast we visit the famous Royal Flying Doctor Service.  In the afternoon you visit Australia’s liveliest ghost town and setting for many movies. See craft centres, galleries and museums, and the historical Silverton Hotel.

Included Meals: Light Breakfast & Dinner

Day 5 - Friday - Whites Mineral Art, Mining Museum & Taste of the Artback

After breakfast a unique experience where you can go underground without actually going under! This afternoon you will have the opportunity to discover what Broken Hill is becoming famous for – art, with a tour of some of the local galleries. 

Included Meals: Light Breakfast & Dinner

Day 6- Saturday- Free Day

Enjoy a light breakfast at your hotel, then set out to explore this great part of Australia at your own pace. Maybe hire a car and visit Mutawintji National Park or go underground at the Day Dream Mine. Play a round of Golf or join the locals for a game of bowls. There are many more attractions that you can spend time visiting.

Included Meals: Light Breakfast

Day 7 - Sunday- White Cliffs

Today, after breakfast, we head to Australia’s oldest commercial opal fields. See Australia’s first solar power station. You’ll visit Red Earth Opal Underground Mine Tour & Showroom, a chance to purchase opals direct from the source.

Hotel: While Cliffs Underground Motel

Included Meals: Light Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 8 - Monday - Broken Hill

After breakfast we make our way back to Broken Hill for the night.

Hotel: Old Willyama Motor Inn or Silver Haven Motor Inn (or similar)

Included Meals: Light Breakfast

Day 9 - Tuesday - depart Broken Hill

After breakfast bid farewell to your fellow travellers as your holiday to Outback NSW comes to an end. You will be transferred to your departure point.

Included Meals: Light Breakfast

Please note: This itinerary may be subject to change.

Our experienced consultants can also happily help with flights and/or rail to and from Broken Hill.

Questions

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Hygiene Practices
The health and safety of guests and staff is always our top priority our operator for this Travel at 60's Tour have taken a number of steps to ensure the continued well-being of travellers. All procedures are aligned with the Australia Medical Authorities as well as the World Health Organisation (WHO)

Declaration forms to be completed prior to travel
Prior to departing on your adventure, you will be required to complete a Passenger Health Declaration. This form will ask whether you have recently been in close contact with someone diagnosed or suspected of having COVID-19 or have a fever or flu-like symptoms yourself. If you answer yes to any of these questions, you will not be able to join the tour until you have been assessed and cleared by a doctor. The information in the form may be provided to relevant public health authorities and they may apply penalties to individuals who knowingly provide a false statement.

  • How to get to Broken Hill
    Air - REX Airlines operates into Broken Hill from Sydney and Adelaide
  • Train - Travel by Train from Sydney and Adelaide with Countrylink and Great Southern Railways (Indian Pacific or XPT from Sydney-Dubbo-Broken Hill)
  • Coach Travel is available from Adelaide and Mildura
  • Road - Broken Hill is located approximately 1150km from Sydney, 850km from Melbourne, 500km from Adelaide.

Ask our team for assistance.

What’s the weather like?
  • Summer: Warm to hot summers with temperatures climbing to 38c° and over about 10 days a year. The average high for summer months is about 32C.
  • Winters: Mild winters, about 15-16c°.
  • Rainfall: Rainfall averages around 20mm a month.
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Fine print

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Travel at 60 and supplier booking conditions apply.

Properties used in the tour are subject to change without notice.

a non-refundable deposit of $250 per person is payable within 7 days of booking.

Final payment is due 60 days prior to departure.