Rodeo road trips

If you’re planning on travelling from afar to the Mount Isa Rodeo in August (or any other time), make sure you make the most of your road trip. Out west, we like to say that all roads lead to Mt Isa! Here’s our guide to help you make the most of your travelling time.

Brisbane to Mount Isa

Here’s a great driving itinerary from Brisbane to Mount Isa:

All up, it’s about a 20-hour drive from Brisbane to Mount Isa, so make sure you have plenty of stops along the way.

Rockhampton to Mount Isa

If you’re heading to Mount Isa from Rocky along the Capricorn Way, here are some great stops:

All up, it’s about a 14-hour drive from Rockhampton to Mount Isa, so plenty of stops will help to break it up.

Townsville to Mount Isa

Here’s a great driving itinerary from Townsville to Mount Isa on the Overlander’s Way:

  • Travel west for about 4 hours to Hughenden, and then check out Australia’s Dinosaur Trail from Hughenden to Richmond.
  • Stop off at the Artesian Baths in Julia Creek, about a one-and-a-half-hour drive from Richmond.
  • Mount Isa is just under 3 hours west from Julia Creek.

All up, it’s about a 10-hour drive from Townsville to Mount Isa, so there’s no hurry.

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