1 day Chillagoe Outback Tour

Board the 4WD vehicle and travel through the back blocks of this wetland area viewing wildlife and then along the agricultural paddocks of this fertile areaeventually crossing over the Great Divide and into the Western watershed, we are now in the Australian Outback

From $205.00 $149.00 AUD

per person

Billy Tea Bush Safaris is a locally owned and operated company (est. 1981), we run 4WD personalised tours to Daintree / Cape Tribulation, Cape York, Central Australia and the Northern Territory. We have Custom built 4WD Toyotas & Cantas (7 & 13,14 & 16 seated) custom built for passenger comfort and to withstand some of the ruggedness required in the areas that we operate., with Air-conditioning, First Aid Kits,and all seats are forward facing, with seat-belts.

We are the longest established 4WD day tour operator to Cape Tribulation, and Chillagoe Caves & Outback. We use safe, air-conditioned, vehicles necessary for the rugged terrain of the ‘Bloomfield Track’ beyond Cape Tribulation. There is no substitute for experience . Our company prides itself on its informative tours and we encourage questions, as we have no timetable as such, we allow time to stop for photos and explain any inquiries your clients have.

Billy Tea  Safaris has been a long standing member of Tourism Queensland (TQ), Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ), foundation member of Far North Queensland Tour Operators Association (FNQTOA), members of the Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC), our Marketing Manager is on the committee for the Cairns Tourism Association (CTA) and we are an Accredited Advanced Eco Tourism Operator.

We are advanced accredited as an Eco Tourism Tour Operator by the Eco Tourism Association of Australia. As environmental sustainability is an important part of everybody’s future, Billy Tea does its absolute best to preserve the areas in which they operate and to ensure that visitors to this region are aware of the importance of Eco Tourism.

Billy Tea  Safaris has the ability to provide personalised tours for both small and large groups.  We can customise a tour to suit your passengers needs.  If groups are travelling with a guide/interpreter we will gladly offer  the interpreter/guide travel with us free of charge.

Maximum 16 passengers


What’s Included:
Naturalist guide
Courtesy pick-up and return
Air-conditioned 4WD vehicles
Morning Tea in Dimbulah
Delicious Aussie Pub  Lunch
Tour of Chillagoe cave
Chillagoe Smelter

Granite Gorge to feed wallabies
The ultimate day in the outback!

What You See:
McAllister Ranges
Travelling through historical towns and spotting wildlife
History of the copper smelters
National parks Cave Tour
Granite gorge to hand feed wallabies

Departs: Monday, Wednesday & Friday.

Does not operate Good Friday and Christmas Day

Pick up from Accommodation Cairns 6.50am Northern Beaches 6.45am and Port Douglas 6.00am

Returns: to Accommodation at approx 6.30pm Cairns & Northern Beaches Port Douglas 7.30pm



Phone: +61 416 912 477
MON-FRI 09:00 - 19:00, SAT-SUN 10:00 - 14:00