Australian Outback Spectacular

proudly presented by r.m.williams – the outback outfitter. | taken by Sony NEX-7 – The other day I went to new evening dinner show filled with outback music, drama and action.

The show is celebrating the courageous spirit of the Australian horse and honouring the legend that is Phar Lap.

Australian Outback Spectacular’s Spirit of the House bring to life this iconic Australian story in a specially designed world class arena, featuring an amazing cast larger than life characters, stunning special effects and magnificent animals including the spirited Australian stockhorse.

love your way. | taken by Sony NEX-7

souvenir stockman’s hat. | taken by Sony NEX-7

outback bar and stockman’s hats. | taken by Sony NEX-7

Show Facts
01). Utilising high definition movie footage across all scenes
02). The only show of its kind in Australia
03). The show arena has over 1000 seats
04). Serves over 1000 meals in eight minutes
05). Over 50 cast and crew
06). Home to 4 dogs, 4 pigs, 3 camels, 30 cattle and over 60 horses
07). Language headsets available in Japanese, Cantonese, Mandarin, Arabic and Korean.

This show inclusions; live action show, drink (alcohol or non-alcoholic), 3 course meal served during show, souvenir stockman’s hat – which made me think, I have to see it!

the outback singer. | taken by Sony NEX-7

how i learned to love the digger. | taken by Sony NEX-7

lovely phar lap. | taken by Sony NEX-7

The performances were amazing, a plot was superb, it had me guessing the whole way… it was so much fun!

It was nice to be a night I’ll never forget, sitting in the centre area, soaking up the atmosphere.

Perhaps the most special part of the show was the surprise ending… which the superb horsemanship with Australian flag. I felt like an Australian.

left scene. | taken by Sony NEX-7

right scene. | taken by Sony NEX-7

opening outback. | taken by Sony NEX-7

I had a lovely time. Fantastic entertainment, amazing food, and friendly staff.

Operating hours
Nightly from tuesday to saturday, booking essential, door open at 6.15pm, pre-show commences at 6.45pm, show commences 7.30pm, and closed Christmas day.

You can check out the Australian Outback Spectacular website here and here for spectacular outback tucker.


A big thank you to Garuda Indonesia, Queensland Government, Visit Gold Coast, Lady Elliot Island, Tourism and Events Queensland, and Tourism Australia.

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