Cobb & Co Stagecoach Experience

Cultural & Theme Tours in Penola & the Coonawarra Wine Region

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Cobb & Co were the pioneers of stagecoach travel and mail services throughout Australia. On our Cobb & Co Stagecoach Experience you’ll travel in a restored stagecoach on our award-winning tour – first at a leisurely pace through town and then full-tilt along a stretch of the original Longreach-Windorah mail route.Hear the pounding hooves of the magnificent horses on the outback dirt road. Hear the rattle and creak of the coach. Hold on to your hat for the only stagecoach gallop in Australia! It’s exhilarating. It’s entertaining. And it’s the closest you can get to feeling what it would have been like in the pioneer past.After the ride and photos, slow down with a traditional smoko (the original Aussie tea break), a classic Australian movie in retro cinema seats and our Harry Redford Old Time Tent Show, which has fun for all the family in a tribute to the old travelling shows.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Longreach, QueenslandHear the pounding hooves of the magnificent horses on the outback dirt road. Hear the rattle and creak of the coach. Hold on to your hat for the only stagecoach gallop in Australia! It’s exhilarating. It’s entertaining. And it’s the closest you can get to feeling what it would have been like in the pioneer past. After the 45 minute stagecoach ride and photos, slow down with a traditional smoko (the original Aussie tea break), a classic Australian movie in retro cinema seats and our Harry Redford Old Time Tent Show, which is fun for all the family in a tribute to the old travelling shows. You'll receive a commemorative ticket and 8 x 6" photo to take home.Duration: 4 hours

What’s included

  • Snacks - Home-baked 'smoko' of scones with cream and jam.
  • Commemorative 8 x 6' souvenir photo in framed holder
  • Entry/Admission - Longreach

What’s not included

  • Lunch - Optional extra of a billy can lunch, which consists of a traditional corned beef or chicken sandwhich with home-made relish, home-made biscuit, a piece of fruit and a softdrink.
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