This tour combines two of Australia’s richest industries, cotton and opals with the magic of the outback. Stay overnight in Goondiwindi, home of the mighty race horse Gunsynd and Goondiwindi Cotton. Enjoy a fabulous guided tour of Gundy. Meet some local icons, experience a working cotton farm via the cotton gin and go places not open to the public. Visit the iconic Victoria Hotel where you will be taken on an informative walk through the oldest hotel in Goondiwindi and learn all about their famous horse, Gunsynd and be shouted a light shandy of comedy. In Moree, visit Strahmann’s Pecan Nut Farm, ‘Trawalla’ the largest and most productive Pecan Nut Plantation in the southern hemisphere. In Lightning Ridge we explore all the ‘ridge’ has to offer including the Chambers of the Black Hand and Bevan’s Cactus Nursery with some free time to visit the many opal shops. In St George visit Steve Margaritis’ ‘World Expo’ accredited display of carved, illuminated emu eggs followed by a delightful lunch and tour of Riversands Winery. On our return journey stop at Stanthorpe to visit Lawdogs Australia. Be captivated as you see the dogs training for future arrest scenarios, controlling suspects, finding hidden scents, working around agility equipment, developing their bite skills and barking on command. This short tour is certainly packed with a variety of experiences…don’t miss out, book soon!