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Flights to Emerald

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Book flights to Emerald

Emerald, Australia, is a charming town situated in the heart of Queensland's Central Highlands. Known for its rich agricultural heritage, Emerald is a hub of rural life, surrounded by sun-drenched fields and sprawling cattle farms. The town is ingrained in history, with a strong sense of community spirit that welcomes visitors with open arms. Emerald's unique blend of rural peacefulness and modern amenities offers a refreshing escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Whether you're seeking a peaceful retreat or a taste of authentic Australian culture, Emerald promises an unforgettable experience.

At Alternative Airlines, we make it simple for you to book flights to Emerald - with over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, booking flights to Emerald couldn't be easier.

Airports near Emerald

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Emerald, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Emerald becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Rockhampton Airport

Located approximately 270 kilometres northeast of Emerald, Rockhampton Airport is the closest regional airport. It offers domestic flights to major Australian cities such as Brisbane, Sydney, and Melbourne.


Mackay Airport

Situated around 400 kilometres northeast of Emerald, Mackay Airport is another regional airport option. It provides domestic flights to destinations like Brisbane, Sydney, and Melbourne.


Brisbane Airport

While not within a reasonable driving distance, Brisbane Airport is the closest international airport to Emerald. It is approximately 800 kilometres southeast of Emerald. From Brisbane, you can either rent a car or take a connecting flight to Rockhampton or Mackay for a more local airport option.


Townsville Airport

Located around 700 kilometres north of Emerald, Townsville Airport is another regional airport option. It offers domestic flights to various Australian cities, including Brisbane, Sydney, and Melbourne.

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Buy your flights to Emerald and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Emerald offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Emerald

With a wide variety of attractions in Emerald, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

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The Emerald Botanic Gardens

Discover the serene Emerald Botanic Gardens, a lush oasis spanning 42 hectares. Stroll along paths, picnic by the lake, and admire stunning floral displays. A must-visit for nature lovers seeking tranquility.

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The Emerald Art Gallery

For art enthusiasts, the Emerald Art Gallery is a must-visit. This vibrant cultural hub showcases a diverse range of artworks from local and regional artists. From contemporary paintings and sculptures to traditional Aboriginal art, there's something to captivate every art lover. The gallery also hosts regular workshops and events, providing an interactive experience for visitors.

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Lake Maraboon

Lake Maraboon, near Emerald, is a haven for outdoor lovers. Queensland's second largest lake offers fishing, boating, and swimming. With scenic picnic spots and camping areas, it's ideal for family trips or weekend escapes. Photographers and nature enthusiasts will be captivated by the breathtaking sunsets. Don't miss this must-visit destination!

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