The Ghan - A celebration 90 years in the making
2019 is the year of The Ghan, and you can be part of the 90th Anniversary celebrations on one of our great rail holidays!
Travel in June, July and August, and not only will you get to enjoy the incredible rail adventure through the heart of the nation, you can expect a few surprises to make your journey extra special. Cabins on The Ghan during this time will book out, so don’t delay - see below for some of our great packages on offer
There will also be a dedicated 90th Anniversary Train departing in August, including unique on-train experiences and off-train excursions, plus a birthday party like no other in the outback. More details on this departure will be released soon, but in the meantime, please call us on 1300 799 342 to register your interest
OPENING WEEKEND EXTRAVAGANZA
This popular package includes the glitz of Opening Weekend with perhaps the three most popular concerts of the Festival.
FRIDAY 27 JULY - 7.30pm: James Cook University Open Night - Lift Off!
SATURDAY 28 JULY - 10.00am: Concert Conversations 1 with Kathryn Stott
SATURDAY 28 JULY - 7.30pm: Governor's Gala - Exotic Excursions
Priced from $466 per person twin share or $444 for AFCM Members
CLOSING WEEKEND INDULGENCE
The final weekend of the Festival is always exhilarating with a hugely entertaining Farewell Concert.
FRIDAY 03 AUGUST - 7.30pm: Evening Series - Love Letters
SATURDAY 04 AUGUST - 9.30am: Concert Conversations 6 with Kathryn Stott
SATURDAY 04 AUGUST - 7.30pm: Festival Farewell - Magical Connections
Priced from $450 per person twin share or $430 for AFCM Members
This mid-week package offers three one-hour sunset concerts over three consecutive days.
WEDNESDAY 01 AUGUST - 5.00pm: Ray Golding Sunset Series - Bach by Candlelight 1
THURSDAY 02 AUGUST - 5.00pm: Ray Golding Sunset Series - Spain versus Italy
FRIDAY 03 AUGUST - 5.00pm: Ray Golding Sunset Series - Love Stories
Priced from $392 per person twin share or $378 for AFCM Members