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Aramac Area, QLD

The Aramac Shire is a ‘growing outback community’, defying statisticians and the trends of population decline being experienced throughout much of rural and remote Australia. Becoming known as ‘the home of Harry Redford, the heart of Queensland and more recently proclaimed as the “Can – Do – Shire”, this small outback community hosted the premier Queensland Event for the 2002 – Year of the Outback celebrations. Most recently recognised as the Shire that linked eight Outback Queensland Shires together under the one project, The Harry Redford Cattle Drive, the Aramac Shire continues to offer a true outback experience. Lakes, museums, ancient rock art and keep an eye out for the development of the “Redford Interpretive Centre”, local arts and crafts – take home an original!

Nearest Airport: Aramac Aerodrome


  • Caravan and Camping
  • Historic/Heritage

Popular Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Sailing
  • Skiing - Water
  • Wind Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Outback

About Aramac Area

Explore The Outback

Australia has a vast remote interior, much of it largely untouched. By night, the outback is deathly quiet, with the only light provided by the stars and the moon - a perfect oportunity for stargazing. Explore the isolated heart of the country, meet and connect with Aboriginal people and experience one of the oldest living cultures in the world. Go ‘walk-about’ and immerse yourself with Australia’s endless outback horizons.

Outback Experiences

Luxe Accommodation

Enjoy a distinctly Australian luxury experience, such as the unforgettable reefs, islands, beaches and coast; rugged mountain ranges, rainforests and vast national parks; and the many vibrant food and wine regions. Take a once in a lifetime adventure and discover the sheer indulgence of experiencing the wonders of Australia in style and stay in total luxury.

Australia has wide variety of accommodation options to suit most budgets and travelling preferences. Choose from luxury lodges, boutique hotels, serviced apartments, motels, bed and breakfasts, caravan parks as well as youth and backpacker hostels.


Glasshouse Mountains

The Glasshouse Mountains in the hinterland of Queensland’s Sunshine Coast are actually the cores of 20 million year old volcanoes. The sides of the volcanoes have eroded away leaving only the hardened rock spiremountain cores we see today. Learn more about this awe-inspiring landscape.

Glasshouse Mountains