Cattle and Farming in the Queensland Gulf | 7 September 2021
Ploughed Field and Newly Planted Sugar Cane in Late Afternoon light
Travel across the vast savannah plains of far north Queensland and visit major cattle stations and leading properties. See firsthand the untold potential that could help Australia become the food bowl of Asia during the forthcoming century. Starting in Townsville and concluding in Cairns, this short and dynamic fact-finding tour includes a range of visits that include some of the best cattle and cropping operations in the north, as well as Richmond with its Dinosaur Museum. There’s also free time at Karumba on the Gulf of Carpentaria, and at Adel’s Grove near Lawn Hill Gorge, one of Queensland’s outback treasures.
Agriculture in South Australia & Kangaroo Island | 6 October 2021
This remarkable tour will take you from Adelaide to the Flinders Ranges and back to the Clare and Barossa Valleys, then onto Kangaroo Island via the Murray Region and Fleurieu Peninsula. The tour takes in a wide variety of agricultural visits that showcase how innovation has enabled farmers in the driest state on the driest continent to survive and prosper. Explore the Flinders Ranges, stay overnight at Bungaree Station, one of Australia’s iconic Merino sheep studs, and enjoy the superb food and wine of the Barossa Valley. Finish the tour with three nights on Kangaroo Island where boutique farming enterprises co-exists with pristine wilderness and natural beauty.
“Touring with Quadrant is easy, educational and a really enjoyable experience; and with their seamless organisation – you really don’t have to think!” Ailsa – Quadrant tour goer