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Love is in the air this Valentines Day!

What could be more romantic than proposing as the sun sets over the Ikara-Flinders Ranges? Or for the ultimate proposal, how about popping the question 1000 meters in the air? If you want to spoil your Valentine, a mid-week 'glamping' getaway in a secluded Safari Tent could be just the ...

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2017 SA Caravan & Camping Show

Wilpena Pound Campground will be at the 2017 Let's Go Caravan & Camping Lifestyle Show. Come and talk to us and get your discount camping voucher.

Dates:  15 to 19 February 2017

Times: 10am to 5pm daily

Location: Adelaide Showgrounds

Our booth: Stirling Angus Pavilion

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Clayton Donovan Joins Cooee Traveller

Indigenous chef, Clayton Donovan, has joined Cooee Traveller to review and enhance the food and beverage offering for its clients, Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park in Cairns and Wilpena Pound Resort in South Australia’s Ikara-Flinders Ranges.

Donovan is Australia’s only hatted Indigenous chef and hosts ABC cooking show, Wild ...

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$200,000 Grant for Wilpena Pound Resort

A $200,000 State Government grant, has paved the way for Wilpena Pound Resort in South Australia, to undertake a capital works project to develop new cooking facilities for the Ikara Safari Camp and the Wilpena Pound Campground. The $2 million Upper Spencer Gulf and Outback Futures Program is a ...

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Isuzu Tests 4WDs In The Flinders Ranges

Isuzu was out in the Flinders Ranges last week with their I-Venture Club, which it claims is the only off-road adventure club of its kind in Australia. They spent two nights at Ikara Safari Camp and it looks like it was a huge success. See the pics at the CarsGuide ...

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Ikara Safari Camp in the top glamping locations in Australia

Seniors News has hi-lighted the top glamping locations around the country and Ikara Safari Camp has made the list. The article notes that glamping 'allows you to commune with nature in the comfort of a luxurious tent and experience Australia's nature in glorious, eco-friendly style.' Read the full article ...

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South Australia's Top 5 Instagram Locations

In celebration of South Australia's inclusion in Lonely Planet’s top 10 regions to visit in 2017, SouthAustralian.com has put together a guide to the states best Instagram locations. This photo by one of our favourite photographers Ian Inverarity. The Ikara-Flidners Ranges has some unique and magnificent scenery ...

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South Australia Ranked One Of The Top 5 Regions in the World by Lonely Planet

South Australia has been ranked one of the top five must-see regions in the world for 2017, according to Lonely Planet's 2017 Best In Travel List. Check out the list of 'Offbeat destinations demanding our attention' at the Lonely Planet's website. Read how Lonely Planet considers South Australia ...

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Americans marvel at nature's 'watercolor masterpiece'

The Dallas News has featured an article on Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre, describing it as 'nature's watercolor masterpiece'. Freelance writer and photographer Marie Barbieri flew from Wilpena Pound Resort to William Creek and wrote this entrhalling piece. Read the full article at the Dallas News website. Image credit: Walter Barbieri.

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Aerial photos show outback lake full of water

Higher-than-average rainfall has filled Australia's Lake Eyre creating stunning views of water in the usually-dry lake. Now is the perfect time to tick this off your bucket list! July rainfall in the Lake Eyre basin was 108 percent higher this year than the 35-year average.

Daily scenic flights over ...

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