Flinders Ranges and Outback Visitor Guide : Flinders Ranges and Outback Visitor Guide
flindersoutback.com 61 QUORN CARAVAN PARK Hosts - Bronwyn & Gary Lucas Ph: (08) 8648 6206 www.quorncaravanpark.com.au THE NATURAL CHOICE • comfortable ensuited cabins • spacious powered & unpowered sites • disabled bathroom • babies bathroom • camp kitchen CLEANING & GARDENING NATURALLY Pichi Richi's Quorn workshop, marvel at the historic locomotives and original wooden carriages and watch the restoration process of these massive engines and delicate carriages. Wander around Quorn on foot or hire a bike and understand why, with its historic stone buildings and wide streetscapes, Quorn is used as the set for many Australian films, such as Sunday Too Far Away, The Shiralee and most recently The Last Ride. Be inspired by the Flinders Ranges and its people reflected in local art is Quorn's galleries. Set in the parklands, Quorn's lovely botanical Powell Gardens show how local plant species can be used in the home garden, in contrast to the naturally occurring plants in the biodiverse rich Quorn Native Flora Reserve. Discover the Aboriginal cultures that adjoin and come together around Quorn, forming a rich point of cultural diversity. The indigenous community generously shares their Dreamtime stories, bush tucker and traditional sites with visitors. Or if it's adventure you're after, on a Pichi Richi Camel Tour see wildlife, stunning scenery and taste gourmet bush food. Amongst the many delightful walks around Quorn is the Dutchmans Stern Hike, named in Trails SA's '40 Great South Australian Short Walks'. Panoramic views await you at the Dutchmans Summit, where you can also leave your mark in the visitor's book. If you're after a short but exhilarating walk, you'll be rewarded with spectacular views at the top of Devils Peak. Warren Gorge's walk passes by vertical columns of ancient stone, home to 'Andu', AUSTRAL INN HOTEL Ph: (08) 8648 6017 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.australinn.info Relaxed ambience, true country hospitality • Cold beer and local wines • Restaurant open 7 days for lunch and dinner • Hotel suites and family motel units • Catering for all functions and weddings • On train dining -- Pichi Richi Railway ting Port Augusta and Quorn Railway Stations. Regular trains each weekend h to November with extra trains during school holidays and long weekends. Workshop tours available by request. Heritage Diesel and Steam Train Journeys Bookings & tickets: 1800 440 101 Book online: www.prr.org.au the Yellow-footed Rock-wallaby. Fee-based camping is provided at Warren Gorge. Proby's Grave stands as a monument to Kanyaka Station's Hugh Proby. Kanyaka Station Ruins is all that remains of the once sprawling sheep station. Wander along from the ruins to the permanent waterhole of Death Rock. Heading further towards Hawker, climb the stairs to Yourambulla Caves. Set against a backdrop of this ancient landscape, Quorn's an ideal base for adventurous nature lovers. Discover the majestic Flinders Ranges by exploring the 'Lines in the Landscape' on tracks and trails by foot, bike, camel, train or 4WD -- the choice is yours. DEVILS PEAK BED & BREAKFAST Richard & Leah Khoe Mob: 0405 100 822 www.devilspeakbandb.biz Bush Walking, nature, bird watching, relaxing, history & geology The B&B is nestled in the Flinders Ranges at the base of Devil's Peak and has 3 walking trails on an 800 acre private property in a peaceful environment. The self contained house accommodates up to 8 people in 4 bedrooms. Linen supplied, provisions for full breakfast at request. Bush camping is also available.
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