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If you only have a morning here, you can get up close to the town's cultural, historical, agricultural and natural attractions with deeper insights from your local guide. Boarding our air-conditioned minibus at 8am, you'll visit all the local highlights including Lake Neverfill, Heroes Avenue, the Biggest Bottle Tree, the Roma Saleyards, heritage buildings and much more. There's morning tea in the delightful Roma Bush Gardens, which showcase eleven vegetation communities local to the region, including Brigalow, Coolibah and Mulga.

  • Driving and walking
  • 3 Hours
  • Share a few hours with a local guide for an insight into what the town of Roma truly has to offer. During our tour, experience where the country meets the Outback and discover the history of the town including the Butter Factory, Railway Station, Roma’s abandoned Winery and early houses. Explore Roma’s best kept secrets such as Lake Neverfill, our Biggest Bottle Tree and the Overflow. Visit the famous Roma Saleyards, while keeping an eye out for some of our local characters. This tour is a great introduction to our town.

    NOTES:

    • Mornings may be cool, but the days can warm up to mid 20’s during winter and high 30’s during summer.
    • Tour involves easy short walks
    • Walking Difficulty:

      Easy

    • Includes:

      • Explore the largest Cattle Sale Yards in the Southern Hemisphere plus see and learn about at least ten other interesting places within Roma town.
      • Realise how Roma came to be, our pastoral history and current industries. Hear fun facts and stories about our many sporting heroes, cattle duffers and other colourful characters.
      • A cuppa and morning tea beside Railway Dam nestled within Roma Bush Gardens.
      • Transfers from your accommodation in Roma or the Roma Information Centre.
      • Travel in the comfort of BOOBOOK’s 4WD air-conditioned vehicle.
    • Guests to Bring:

      • Sense of adventure, good humor and questions
      • Backpack or small day pack
      • Full reusable water bottle
      • Comfortable walking / exploring clothes including long pants and long-sleeved shirts and covered-in shoes. Casual evening camp wear
      • Hat
      • Insect repellent
      • Sunscreen
      • Camera
      • Head torch & binoculars (if you have one)
      • Musical instrument
      • Rain coat
      • Warm clothes, as the nights may get cool
      • Personal toiletries and towel
      • Swimmers and relaxation attire

    • Beginning & End Times:

      • 8am to 11am – Half Day Tour

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