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 ​'Imagine a classroom more than twice the size of Victoria, where the playground is as vast as the outback and the partnership between home and school is legendary'

 

We invite you to join us in touring one of the largest classrooms in the world! Observe our school in action and learn how education is delivered using technology ‘in the bush’.

The 'Longreach School of Distance Education' (formerly known as Longreach School of the Air) is a unique experience and is one of sixteen distance education schools in the country; and one of seven in QLD.




Pricing


Adults $10.00

Children $5.00

Concession/student $8.00

Adult groups (20+ people) $8.00

Family (2 Adults & up to 4 children) $25.00 

 (Pricing is subject to change) 


Bookings for tours


Tours are run twice daily at 9:00 am and 10:30 am, Monday to Friday; excluding Public holidays and the December-January School Holidays.
 

Bookings are necessary for large groups only.


How to book a tour?

 
Please complete our online form to submit a booking request
 

Souvenirs

 
We have many fine souvenirs available at the Longreach School of Distance Education. Proceeds from sales are used to provide support and resources that directly benefit​ students. Examples include support for minischools, camps, swim camps, computers, phones and upgrades to facilities such as playground equipment. 

Souvenirs are available to purchase upon your visit, or by emailing your order to the school at tours1@eq.edu.au​

To order souvenirs online please click the link below:

Order Souvenirs​
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​Location


The school is located on the historic Landsborough Highway and is one of the many attractions to be found in Longreach.​Located East of the Longreach Stockman's Hall of Fame or West of the Australian Agricultural College. 


Parking


Parking is available outside the school grounds, and is able to accommodate larger vehicles including Caravans, Motorhomes and Buses.

 



Contacts

For information on tours, availability of bookings or souvenirs, please contact us on the details below.

Phone:  (07) 4658 4232

Fax: (07) 4658 4200

Address: 10349 Landsborough Highway, Longreach Qld 4730

Postal address: PO Box 600, Longreach Qld 4730

Email: tours1@eq.edu.au

     

  

 

Thank you for taking the time to visit us at LSODE, on our Facebook page and school website to support our school through the tours and souvenirs. We hope that you enjoyed your visit and journey in the bush.

Regards, 

The Tourism Committee 

 

 

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