SOAK UP THE HISTORY – Explore amazing sites
Rich in natural, cultural, and pastoral heritage, the Diamantina covers 95,000 square kms of desert, yet is home to just 11 stations and 300 residents. It captures the very essence of Australia's Outback, and is accessible to most vehicles, caravans, and motor homes.
Experience a 4WD adventure of epic proportions on the Simpson Desert Crossing. Trek through the stunning Diamantina National Park. Gaze in wonder at the Channel Country, a rich tapestry of vast gibber and grass plains stretching to the distant horizon.
The Diamantina Shire is true frontier country. Its people, heritage, stories, places, landscapes, and wildlife blend together to create an authentic old-world Australian destination – with a sophisticated twist.
People come from across the world to visit, and those who live as part of the local community are from globally and culturally diverse backgrounds, bringing with them a unique array of experiences and energies.