Just five hours from Adelaide by car is the beautiful destination of Wilpena. Located in Southern Australia, this area is the perfect base for an awe-inspiring holiday in the Flinders Ranges National Park. Known as having one of the earth’s oldest landscapes, visitors will enjoy various activities like bushwalks, scenic flights and so much more!
- St Mary Peak
- Rawnsley Park
- Wilpena Pound
- Take a hot-air balloon ride over the Wilpena region
- Shear sheep at the Rawnsley Park Station
- Go on a 4WD tour of the Arkapena Track
In and around the Flinders Ranges, the climate is quite variable. Depending on the area, the temperatures in the area can reach up to 32oC during the months of December through February. Annual rainfall for Wilpena ranges between 250 to 650 mm.
Getting There & Around
Regular flights operate to and from Port Augusta, as well as other small private airstrips. The resort in the region can organize transfers prior to arrival also. By rail, the Indian Pacific and Ghan railways also have services through Port Augusta to Wilpena. In and around the area, there are plenty of transport options, such as rental cars, to reach accommodations. Also, there are a variety of tours to choose from to explore the region, including hot-air balloons and 4WD vehicles. Walking and cycling are another great way to get around as well.
2 hotels in Wilpena, South Australia
Holidaymakers looking to escape the bustle of city life can book a stay at Wilpena Pound Resort. This resort in Wilpena effortlessly combines rustic charm with modern conveniences and delivers... More