Alaric Veteran’s & Ex-servicemen’s Retreat is a fully furnished homestead on a remote outback station of 120,000 acres in western Queensland just north of Quilpie. It provides a secure and relaxing haven for Veterans of all conflicts. There are no formal activities, you can do as much or as little as you like.
Go Opal fossicking, fishing, bird watching (160 species of birds identified on Alaric), yabbying, reading, bush walking, watch TV, or just get back to nature. You can come for a day, come for a week or stay as long as you like, at minimal cost to the veteran. The accommodation at the homestead includes 3 meals per day. Beverages are the responsibility of the visitor.
Linen including Bed linen, blankets pillows and doonas are provided in the cost of the accommodation.
Group bookings are welcome and prior bookings are essential unless you are camping or caravanning. Travel to Quilpie by train and bus then the Duty Manager will be there to meet you and escort you to the homestead. The train departs Brisbane for Quilpie Tuesday and Thursday evening at 7.15pm,and is free for TPI veterans.
Facilities at the Homestead include.
- Six Bedrooms
- BBQ Area
- Plenty of Water
- Large Kitchen
- Gem cutting Machine
- 240v Mains power
- Satellite TV
- Telephone and Satellite Internet
- Homestead is fully Air-conditioned
- Full laundry facilities
- Refrigerators, Freezers, and a Cold Room
For reservations contact:Resident Duty Manager Veterans Retreat Alaric Station Canaway Road Quilpie QLD 4880 Phone: 07 4656 4740 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Jim Scott and Rebecca Millar–owners of Alaric Station
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