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Australia by Rail

Australia by Rail

by: Colin Taylor
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PLEASE NOTE BEFORE YOU ORDER: THIS BOOK DATES FROM 2005. We have just a few copies left and are not currently planning a new edition.
ISBN 978-1-873756-81-2
5th edition
288 pages
68 maps
32 colour photos
120mm x 180mm, 5" x 7"

From the vast emptiness of the Nullarbor Plain, on the world's longest straight rail line, to the twisting tracks of outback Queensland and the rainforests of the north, Australia's railways offer a rich variety of contrasting experiences. Taking the train is an ideal way to explore the continent.

  • Fully revised fifth edition - including the new Ghan extension to Darwin
  • Rail travel for all budgets - from the luxury of Gold Kangaroo class on The Ghan or Indian Pacific to reclining Daynighter seats for budget-conscious travellers, plus full details of the Austrail Flexipass and other passes and ticket bargains
  • Railway route guides with 70 rail maps - all main lines and branches, what to look out for as you travel and where to stop
  • City guides and maps - Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Canberra and Darwin plus the best sights, hotels and restaurants at many stops along the lines

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