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Birdsville Big Red Bash Tour

NATURETOURISMCERTnewFollowing the success of the Big Red Bash over the past three years, we will once again be leading you via some of the most iconic outback locations to the edge of the Simpson Desert to enjoy the concert.

We will be rocking the desert like never before! The first artists have been announced, and include MIDNIGHT OIL, THE LIVING END & KASEY CHAMBERS, in the most spectacular outdoor concert venue in Australia, with the mighty 40m high Big Red as stage backdrop. Many more artists to be announced very soon!

Queensland native Adam Brand and The Crack Up Sisters will host this year's festival, with stunts, acrobatics & laughs guaranteed to entertain the whole family, alongside a program of dancing, drag races, busking & family friendly events.

The concert will be held over three days with entertainment commencing mid afternoon and concluding around 9pm each evening. We plan to be part of this unique event once again and we have designed an incredible 4wd journey to get us out to Birdsville and Big Red via some iconic outback locations and remote 4wd tracks including Tibooburra, the dog Fence, Santos, the Dig Tree, Innamincka, Walkers Crossing, the inside Birdsville Track, the Birdsville Hotel, Big Red, Windorah, Thargomindah and a special two night stay at Kilcowera Station. The tour commences at Cobar, and concludes at Nyngan NSW.

All camping fees and National Park entry fees, Dig Tree access fee, camping at Birdsville Caravan Park, three day entry to the Big Red concert for two people, one nights accommodation in Birdsville, Dinner at the Birdsville Hotel, camping & 4WD tour at Kilcowera Station, and Dinner, Bed & Breakfast at Nyngan.

Basic Requirements for this Tour

The 4WD
Suitable to 4WDrives with high and low range. 
Suitable for Off Road Camper Trailers
Your 4WD should have recovery points located at the front and rear
We recommend heavy duty springs and shock absorbers and a cargo barrier
A vehicle pre-trip check prior to departure is recommended

V8 & straight 6 Petrol engines  110 litres   
V6 Petrol engines  100 litres          
4 cylinder petrol & all Diesel engines  90 litres             


A UHF radio – we can hire you a radio
Carry a snatch strap and rated shackles (see our shop if you need recovery equipment)
Spare fan belts, fuel filter, oil and brake fluid
Assorted fuses of 10amp, 15 amp and 20 amp to suit the vehicle plus spare fuses for UHF radio and fridge

Driver experience 
Prior experience not necessary as we will assist you as we go or you might consider attending our driver training course. - Do you require Driver Training?

This is a self catered tour, bring your own food and drink requirements, we supply a gas BBQ for your use in camp. Carry 3 extra days of emergency food supplies.
20 litres of water per person up to a total of 50 litres

Camping gear
You need to supply your own camping gear, this is a camping tour there is no accommodation option. 

There are toilets and showers at some of our camp sites.

More Info – will be sent to you once you register with your deposit

AccredNo 4WD?
We can help with the Hire of a 4WD

Refund Policy
Tour/Driver Training Deposits are non refundable unless your position can be filled, the deposit may be transferred to another date/tour or course.
Fees are payable from 1 week to 4 weeks prior to the tour/course, you will be advised when the fee is payable. Any cancellation by you after the due date for the full fee will result in forfeiture of your tour fee.