Flinders Ranges & Outback SA Area Highlights & Essential Things To Do
Discover Your Local Flinders Ranges & Outback SA Area
Experience the true nature of Australia and head inland to the South Australian outback and Flinders Ranges. Peel back the layers and uncover the raw beauty of the Australian outback. This vast, barren land of rocky hills, native trees, dirt roads and windy creeks is one of the most exposed and oldest parts of Australia.
Strap yourself in for a bumpy ride – there are few tarmac roads here, but that’s the beauty of it! Peaceful surrounds, towering hills and native wildlife make the Flinders Region a perfect place for those wishing to get back to nature and escape the business of city life.
What better way to experience the Flinders Ranges and outback SA than by pitching up a tent? Sleep under the stars and enjoy having a good part of the land all to yourself!
The region is the next best thing to a desert experience. Hire a four-wheel drive and cruise through the sand dunes and rocky expanse of the Simpson Desert. Don’t leave without saying you’ve been to the lowest point in Australia! Lake Eyre is a huge salt lake which hardly fills up with water at all! There are also plenty of camping and picnic spots here in the Lake Eyre National Park with enough activities and natural attractions to keep you busy all day.
Check out the local guides for places to stay and things to do, there are plenty of options around this region. Be sure to take a walk up to the Wangarra Lookout for unbeatable views of the Wilpena region.
Outback trails, scenic drives, caves and canyons -The Flinders Ranges will live up to and exceed all your expectations of the outback. Leave all your technology at home and embark on a holiday like no other.
Flinders Ranges & Outback SA Events & What's On
- 2018 Port Augusta Cup Port Augusta Racing Club
- The Australian Ballet: Cinderella @ Northern Festival Centre Northern Festival Centre
- Denise Drysdale @ Northern Festival Centre Northern Festival Centre
- Medibank bringing parkrun to Port Augusta as part of Medibank Free + Active Young Street
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