The Outback Way - Australia's Longest Shortcut
Australia's Longest Shortcut

Latest News

For those travelling the Outback  Way this year you are bound to see roadworks and action right along the 2800km, as the $75million over the 3years is rolled out in sealing the worst sections and upgrading the priority areas.

Take a look at this edition of the Australian Traveller Magazine to also get the promotion code for a discount on the HEMA Guidebook & Atlas.

Melbourne Carvan & Camping Show starts this Wed at Melbourne Showgrounds from February 11 to 16. Info available from Goldfields Tourism & Outback  Qld Tourism...

WA WIN TV will be running our Outback  Way ads this month- and don't fotget the Perth Caravan and Camping show is on 18- 21 March at Claremont Showgrounds info available at Goldfields Tourism  STAND 221-222 Jim Webster Pavilion

Like us on facebook, follow us on twitter and instagram

The Campaign

Our funding Campaign will see $75million into roads works across the route in the enxt  3 years sealing the worst sections and upgarding the other priority areas. The 3 jurisdictions have made an enormous contribution, NT matching $20million, roviding $40million for the NT sections. WA matching $11Million providing $22Million for WA sections, and Qld also contributing.

We are continuing our camapign for the Sealing of the Outback Way over 10 years from 2017, to do this we are updating our Cost Benenfit Analysis.

If you love this project as much as we do you can become a Friend of the Outback  Way- choose between a
or in our web shop you can pay MATES RATES and choose what you would like to contribute.
All funds are used for lobbying, tourism development and progressing the Outback  Way.
#mc_embed_signup{background:#fff; clear:left; font:14px Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; } /* Add your own MailChimp form style overrides in your site stylesheet or in this style block. We recommend moving this block and the preceding CSS link to the HEAD of your HTML file. */

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Send me information about....
(function($) {window.fnames = new Array(); window.ftypes = new Array();fnames[0]='EMAIL';ftypes[0]='email';fnames[1]='NAME';ftypes[1]='text';fnames[3]='MMERGE3';ftypes[3]='dropdown';fnames[4]='MMERGE4';ftypes[4]='text';}(jQuery));var $mcj = jQuery.noConflict(true);


Helen Lewis

RT @NTCattlemen: Significant contribution to NT roads but only the beginning in ensuring a reliable road network for northern producers #NT

by Helen Lewis

Helen Lewis

RT @TravelOutbackOz: Some Friday morning travel reflections - please feel free to share far and wide AND.... have a fabulous Friday! http:/…

by Helen Lewis