North West Tours specialise in small group tours around Mount Isa and beyond. With their comprehensive interpretative tours they provide visitors with a friendly hassle-free experience of areas that are off-limits to the general public; are areas only known to locals by word of mouth. They also proudly showcase the many and varied historical aspects of the region including flora, fauna and geological formations.
Service TypesCultural and Theme Tours
MembershipQueensland Tourism Industry Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
AccreditationAustralian Tourism Accreditation COVID Clean Practicing Business COVID Safe
A visit to Mount Isa is not complete without experiencing the city’s history.
Their small group interpretive heritage tour showcases the historical sights and attractions of this great inland city generally forgotten by glossy tourism books.
They visit the original 1926 Mount Isa Cemetery with only seven graves, learn about the RFDS de Havilland aircraft majestically positioned aloft a pole on the banks of the Leichhardt River, heritage listed Casa Grande where Queen Elizabeth II once stayed and the original MIM headframe and Urquhart shaft, hear stories about the original pubs where The Isa and RedEarth Hotel (Boyd’s Hotel) now stand, the significance of the city clock, pass through Soldiers Hill where thousands of American soldiers were once stationed during WWII.
They finish their experience with an unforgettable step back in time with a private escorted tour of the heritage listed Tent House and Underground Hospital with complimentary afternoon tea.
Disabled AccessCarpark Family Friendly