Skytrans flies Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday to both Bedourie and Birdsville.
During Birdsville Races each year there are special arrangements in place and a special event zone (SEZ) where pilots and passengers can camp alongside their aircraft. For more information visit: http://www.ballinaaeroclub.org.au/birdsville.htm
The Diamantina Shire Council has created a Disability Access Facilitation Plan for both the Bedourie and Birdsville Airports.
To view a copy of the plans please click the relevant link below.
2011 Bedourie Disability Access Facilitation Plan (Coming Soon.........)
2011 Birdsville Disability Access Facilitation Plan (Coming Soon........)
The Diamantina Shire prides itself in providing the community with an accessible road network. Below are approximate distances between major centres and other popular destinations. Distances will vary dependant on the route taken. When driving on outback roads be sure to drive to road conditions and watch out for wandering stock and wildlife.
Brisbane to Birdsville 1585km
Brisbane to Bedourie 1590km
Adelaide to Birdsville 1207km
Adelaide to Bedourie 1403km
Mt Isa to Birdsville 717km
Mt Isa to Bedourie 516km
Longreach to Birdsville 692km
Longreach to Bedourie 754km
Windorah to Birdsville 385km
Windorah to Bedourie 384km
For further information please contact:
Our Tourism Officers
Phone: 1300 794 257