Flinders Ranges and Outback Visitor Guide : 2016-2017 Flinders Ranges and Outback VG
12 flindersandoutback.com.au | 4WD tracks The Flinders Ranges & Outback is a paradise for off-road enthusiasts, offering some of the country’s most famous long-distance adventures and remote campsites. Take the road less travelled and you’ll discover countless stations that have opened up their properties for four-wheel drivers and campers. This is where you can test your skills on a range of tracks suited for all abilities. Pick up a copy of the 4WD Tracks and Repeater Towers brochure from an accredited Visitor Information Centre in the region for route details or you can download a copy from www.southaustralia.com The Simpson Desert is an iconic 4WD adventure and a once-in-a-lifetime trip. This is an extraordinary place that requires a Desert Parks Pass for access, thorough planning and a detailed map. Be prepared, research the trip well and travel with a group. Please note: the 4WD TRACKS Glass Gorge Scenic Drive MERNA MORA TRACKS WEST WILPENA RANGE Diverse challenging scenic and interpretive tracks, Wilpena Pound to salt encrusted Lake Torrens. Comprehensive map and notes. Accommodation and camping. Advertisement on page 44 Phone: (08) 8648 4717 www.mernamora.com.au Self-drive four-wheel driving • Multiple track choices • From beginner to very challenging • Training track • Famous Billy Goat track • Two plus days of driving • Spectacular views • Accommodation and bush camping also available Ph: (08) 8658 9064 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.bendlebyranges.com.au BENDLEBY RANGES EAT LOCAL Ph: (08) 8648 6655 Mob: 0428 486 655 Email: email@example.com www.wallabytracks.com/caernarvontrack.htm www.caernarvontrack.com Self-drive 4WD, Guided and Tag-A-Long Tours • The highest self-drive track in the Flinders Ranges • Breathtaking 360° views • 55km loop track, challenging ascents and descents, 4WD experience necessary • Located within the Bunkers Conservation Reserve and supporting the work of the Yellow Footed Rock Wallaby Preservation Association • Open 1 April–30 October CAERNARVON TRACK www.naturefoundation.org.au • Discover Mt Nor’West Gorge and the spectacular Willouran Ranges on Witchelina Nature Reserve (owned by Nature Foundation SA) located 27 kilometres west of Farina • 120 kilometre self-guided loop – book via Maree Hotel (08) 8675 8344 or email firstname.lastname@example.org • 105 kilometre self-guided loop via Farina Station – contact Farina Campground on (08) 8675 7790 • Camping available at Witchelina, phone (08) 8340 2880 MT NOR’WEST 4WD LOOP Simpson Desert is closed during the summer months. For more information on the Simpson Desert, including a map, how to get a Desert Parks Pass and travel tips, visit www.environment.sa.gov.au and www.parks.sa.gov.au Iconic tracks including Birdsville, Strzelecki and Oodnadatta are well worn and lead to many famous Outback towns and watering holes (pubs). If you’re not confident driving off-road or don’t have a 4WD, there are plenty of tour options available that will take the hassle out of driving but still allow you to see the best of a 4WD adventure in the Flinders Ranges & Outback. Many station properties have developed self-drive tracks and tag-along routes to create a wide range of off-road experiences.
2015-2016 Flinders Ranges and Outback Visitor Guide