Tri-State Wander Tour
Depart Adelaide and travel to Southern Flinders Ranges for early camp at designated campsite for conversation and familiarisation of parties travelling.
Travel via Carrieton and Craddock to Hawker for a short break and possibility take a look at the hand painted panorama of the Flinders before on to Wilpena Pound, the heart of the Flinders. After the walk to the Pound will depart via Aroona Valley to Alpana Station which will be our designated camp for the evening.
Say goodbye to Gum Creek and travel to historical Blinman for coffee and a possible historical copper mine tour. Depart Blinman and hit the gravel roads to make for Waukaringa for evening photos of this gold mining area and camp for the night.
Depart Waukaringa for Broken Hill. Spend time investigating the history of mining, BHP, catch up with Mad Max at Silverton and maybe photograph the Mundi Mundi Plains and the sculptures. Motel accomodation can be made available this night at additional cost.
Depart Broken Hill mid to late morning to move onto and camp at historical Milparinka.
Depart camp to evail opportunity of having basic cooked breakfast and coffee at Tibooburra. (Cost approx. $20/person). After, we travel on to Cameron’s Corner and the dog fence on the border of Queensland, New South Wales, and South Australia, before making camp at base of Merty Merty Sand Dune.
Depart for Innaminka via Old Strezlecki Track. Investigate Burke and Wills history in locations both east and west of Innaminka. Set up camp at Dig Tree campground.
Depart Dig Tree for Cordillo Downs, the site of former largest sheep station and wool shed in Australia before heading to and making camp at Cadelga Outstation ruins.
Depart Cadelga and make our way to Birdsville. Investigate sites of town and go to big Red Sand Dune. Camp in Birdsville precinct and if you wish, a beer or two in the famous Birdsville Hotel.
Depart Birdsville and start our return trip via the Inside Track, (weather permitting), to camp at Mungeranie.
Depart Mungeranie and investigate Clayton, Lake Harry ruins, Tom Cruise gallery at Marree Hotel, and Afghan history of the town, before moving on to Farina for sunset photos of old township and camp.
Depart Farina calling into Copley Bakery for Quandong Pies and coffee, before making our way to Beltane and the Sliding Rock mine site. Camping that night at Beltana Woolshed.
Leave Beltana via Prairie Hotel, Kanyaka ruins, giving us time to explore beautiful, historic Quorn and Pichi Richi area. Camp overnight Quorn.
Return to Adelaide from Quorn through the scenic Southern Flinders inside route.
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14 Days $7700
plus accommodation and meal upgrades if required
How many people come on tour?
OZTRAX supports small groups of 4 to 5 people. If you’re on your own, we’ll happily match you with other adventurers. You’ll fit right in, forge new friendships and have the time of your life.
What gear do I need? What’s provided by OZTRAX?
Get ready to travel light – the essentials are sorted. All you need is a 50L duffel bag for your personal items. Clothes, undies, toiletries – that kind of thing. Plus, a sleeping bag and pillow – necessary for any good starry-night sleepover.
The rest? We’ve got you covered. OZTRAX provide tents, stretchers, safety equipment, food, water, great convo and commentary.
What about photography expeditions?
Let OZTRAX treat you to the most photogenic (and least photographed) places Australia has to offer. Wildlife, birdlife, native flora, desert panoramas, rock formations, Indigenous art and abandoned towns – your lenses will weep (happy tears).
Our specialty is helping photographers capture unforgettable aussie imagery, pictures that will have everyone asking ‘where were you when you took this incredible shot?’ With OZTRAX, of course.
What’s the next step?
Excited to plan the Aussie adventure of a lifetime? Get in touch. We’ll fill you in on upcoming trips, tailored expeditions, your specific requirements and dream itinerary. Give us a call on 0419 850 759. Can’t wait to explore with you.
By ‘take you anywhere’, do you really mean...anywhere?
Helping you sidestep the norm and discover truly special places is our passion. While we can’t perch you atop the highest Bungle Bungle, OZTRAX can take you most other places.
We combine our geographic knowledge with your requests, fusing practicality with the spirit of adventure.
OZTRAX vehicles are specially designed to handle rough and rugged terrain, kitted-out with the latest nav gear and satellite support.
In short, we can take you anywhere – almost.
How long is each trip?
Expeditions last up to 14 days – though shorter trips can be arranged. Let us know your timeframe.
Who suits an OZTRAX adventure?
Anyone excited to see new places and say ‘wow!’, loudly. There’s no ‘type’ of person OZTRAX caters to – it’s an open invitation for positive people keen to try something new and unique.
How will I feel after an OZTRAX adventure?
Revitalised. Renewed. Refreshed. Inspired.
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