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Stay 3 Pay 2 Package Deal


Stay 3 nights and get one night free at Wilpena Pound Resort with our Stay 3 Pay 2 Package. Rates start from an average of $140 a night over three nights.

Wilpena Pound Resort offers the perfect base to explore the Ikara-Flinders Ranges National …

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Aroona Room Refurbishment

We're delighted to announce that the soft refurbishment of our Aroona rooms is now complete.

24 of these standard category rooms have been refreshed, repainted, and had all new flooring laid, and are ready to welcome guests from 14th March 2021. 


Other room types and our 'glamping' safari tents are …

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2021 Photography Weekends Dates Announced

We are excited that our 2021 Photography Workshop Weekends will again be led by professional photographer Steve Huddy. Steve was formerly a Canon Collective ambassador and has years of experience behind him.   

Workshop dates are 9~11 April, 4~6 June, 6~8 August, and 3~5 September 2021. The workshop is only $395 …

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National Park Closure Notice

Closure - Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park

The park will be closed from 9:00 pm 16 March until 9:00 pm 19 March 2021. The purpose of the closure is to ensure the safety of the public during a pest control and monitoring program within the park. All campgrounds will be affected …

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Power Outage Notice

Important Notice

Due to routine maintenance of our solar power plant, Wilpena Pound Resort, Ikara Safari Camp, Wilpena Pound Campground, the Visitor Information Centre, and our IGA Xpress store will have no power between 8 am and 6 pm on Thursday the 25th of February 2021.

Our team will assist …

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Respecting Culture and the Environment

Wilpena Pound Resort has again been awarded the highest level of Certification with Ecotourism Australia. The ECO Certification program certifies tourism products (tours, accommodations, attractions) with a primary focus on nature.

Advanced Ecotourism Certification is awarded to Australia's leading and most innovative ecotourism products that operate with minimal impact on …

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Take the Kids Camping - SOON!

There's still time to take the kids camping before they have to head back to school. If you have a mind to, then you should grab yourself a copy of the 2021 Caravan & Camping With Kids magazine. It's available in newsagencies now and is jam-packed with information on where …

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Photographing the Flinders

Travel writer Carolyne Jasinski felt the full force of nature during a recent photography weekend at Wilpena Pound Resort.

When the worst storms to lash the Flinders Ranges in decades hit during the weekend, Plan B turned into Plan C, D, E, F G & H. Despite all the changes …

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SAs Natural Wonders

Mirage News has released their list of the top natural Wonders in South Australia. Not only did Wilpena Pound make the list (of course) but it topped it! Check out the full list here:


You can see this amazing natural phenomenon on a scenic flight from Wilpena Pound …

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The five best road trips in WA, NT and SA – according to someone who's done them all

After spending six months on the road in central and Western Australia, Farrin Foster shares her favourite routes, from short trips to something more ambitious. 

Check out her favourite routes including her loop from Adelaide up to the Flinders Ranges and her stay at Wilpena Pound Resort in this article …

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