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Seniors Concession Travel Card

Federal Government funding arrangements for Australian State or Territory Seniors Card holders, who are not eligible to receive Pension or Commonwealth Seniors Health Card entitlements, allow Great Southern Rail to extend concession savings for seniors to as much as 25 per cent* off the standard adult fare when travelling on The Ghan, Indian Pacific or The Overland.

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One-track travel

A Ghan-der at the outback

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Your Indian Pacific adventure

When travelling on the Indian Pacific the time spent on the train is as much a part of your holiday as the time spent at your destination. But don’t miss the chance to explore as you go.


Win a $5000 train adventure for two on the Indian Pacific

YOURLifeChoicesand Great Southern Rail are offering you the chance to win a three-night train adventure for two from Sydney to Perth (or vice versa). This epic journey, coast to coast, travels through the majestic Blue Mountains, sweeping Adelaide Plains and over the awe-inspiring Nullarbor Plain.

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The Southern Spirit

Travelling between Adelaide / Melbourne and Brisbane, you will embark on the latest addition to Australia's Great Train Journeys - The Southern Spirit. The most recent addition to our fleet was named in honour of the spirit of rail adventure, held in the hearts of those men and women responsible for opening up the far reaches of this great continent.

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The Overland

Looking for a winter escape from Adelaide? Then why not head to Melbourne and see the popular musical Rock of Ages or the once in a life time Tutankhamun exhibition.


Discover new territory

The Top End is alive with five great value holiday packages this Green Season. Choosing your journey has never been easier. Select from five unique, 7 day holiday packages priced at only $2,499 per adult and from $1,999 for pensioners.

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Go online to book!

Please take the time to visit GSR's website where you will be able to learn more about Australia’s Great Train Journeys, including The Ghan, Indian Pacific, The Overland and The Southern Spirit.

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Celebration Packages

Having recently celebrated the 80th birthday of The Ghan and 40th anniversary of the Indian Pacific, Great Southern Rail understands the importance of celebrating special occasions and would like to share these milestones with you.

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Pension Concession Savings

Cross a land you’ll never get over onboard The Ghan, Indian Pacific and The Overland with great Concession Savings.