Wilpena Pound Resort
Wilpena Pound Resort

WILPENA POUND Resort Facilities

Wilpena Pound Resort is built on the banks of Wilpena Creek just outside an entrance to Wilpena Pound. In this natural bush setting, native flora and fauna abound. With just 60 rooms, the Resort blends well into the landscape and provides a comfortable accommodation base for exploring the Flinders Ranges. There is also a Camping Ground with powered and unpowered campsites suitable for caravans, camper vans and tent camping.

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Upon arrival, the resort swimming pool appears as a welcome oasis in the bush.

100210_1506 Reception

Resort Reception is open daily from 7am - 6pm to attend to guests’ needs. Tours and activities can be booked here or at the Visitor Information Centre.

  • Check-in after 2:00pm 
  • Check-out before 10:00am

General Store & Visitor Information Centre

Visitor_Centre Visitor Centre

The General Store is also open daily from 8am - 6pm for all your grocery needs. From souvenirs, postcards and takeaway food, to essential supplies such as groceries, water, fuel and gas, the store is convenient to resort and campground guests alike.

The National Park Visitor Information Centre is situated next to the General Store and has a wealth of information about the Flinders Ranges National Park including detailed maps, bush walking information and native flora and fauna that you can expect to  see in the area. The Visitor Information Centre is open daily from 9am - 5pm. Tours and activities can be booked here or at Resort Reception.

Dining options


Captain Starlight Restaurant

Open for breakfast and dinner with a variety of dining options on offer. Choose from a light continental to a hearty country breakfast. In the evening, the menu offers a choice of modern Australian cuisine with a touch of the Outback.

  • March - October: Meals are served each evening from 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Bookings are recommended and these can be made at Reception. A children's menu is available.
  • November - February: The Restaurant is open for breakfast daily from 7:00am - 9:30am. Evening meals are served in Poddy Dodger's Bar.
  • During November - February a variety of sandwiches, wraps and snacks prepared daily by the Resort chefs can be purchased at the General Store between 8:00am and 5:00pm.

Poddy Dodger’s Bar

A popular gathering place for visitors and locals to enjoy a refreshment and share tales of the day’s activities. Operating hours differ throughout the year.

  • March - October: The Bar is open from lunchtime to late every day for drinks and refreshments. Bistro-style meals and light snacks are served for lunch and dinner.
  • November - February: The bar is open from 4:30pm each day. Evening meals are served in the bar from 5:30pm - 8:30pm offering a summer menu combining the most popular choices from the Restaurant menu and the Bar menu.


Resort Reservations: 1800 805 802 Emailreservations@wilpenapound.com.au

Resort Reception: 08 8648 0004 Campground Bookings: 08 8648 0048




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