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Discover Longreach With a Car Hire

indigenous artwork on a hill at betoota, longreach queensland

Whether you're looking for an economy car or a full-size SUV, VroomVroomVroom can help you find the best car rental deals in Longreach. Our car rental experts have negotiated with leading rental car companies in Australia such as Avis and Budget.

Deemed as the largest town in central Queensland, Longreach is a place full of history and heritage. It is also home to Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame. Popular attractions and things to do in the area include a ride in a galloping Cobb & Co stagecoach, a cruise along the Thomson River, and a visit to Qantas Founders Museum.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Longreach

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Rental depots2
Car rental suppliersAvis, Budget

Reasons to Book a Car in Longreach With VroomVroomVroom

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When Is the Best Time to Visit Longreach?

The months of October and November are perfect. Take note that Qantas Museum and Hall of Fame are open all year and most of the seasonal activities including Cobb & Co and river cruises) run through to the end of October so visitors should still be able to enjoy these things.

Driving Tips in Longreach

Longreach is a town located approximately 700 km car hire drive from the coast, west of Rockhampton and is in Central West Queensland, Australia. To find the nearest petrol station in Longreach or around Queensland, the Vroom Fuel Price Compare app will show you the cheapest place to refuel your rental car based on your current location.

Top Attractions Within Longreach

Qantas Founders Museum is a museum dedicated to Quanta Airways Limited based in Longreach, the Australian flag carrier. The place is a celebration of Quantas' success in the whole world and the company's growth and development over the years, and is the home of impressing memorabilia - documents, photographs, short movies - depicting the success of the business that started years ago in Longreach.

Starlight's Lookout is a great attraction for romantics. It overlooks Longreach and the surrounding areas along Cramsey Road. The road is unsealed, but if it is wet weather is not usable.

The Railway Museum is a static museum that presents life at the beginning of the 20th century in Longreach. The Railway Station is about 100 years old and it still looks very good, so it is used without any problems in the present.

The Longreach Cemetery is a tourist attraction because of the numerous Longreach pioneers buried here, with a multitude of messages full of symbols, written on their tombstones. Tourists are free to wander around in the cemetery on special walking tracks, in order to study the resting place of people who made Longreach famous not only in Australia but in the whole world.