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Scenic Flight Summer Sale

SCENIC FLIGHT SPECIAL - Our 20 minute Scenic Flight over Wilpena Pound, normally $169, is only $99 this summer.

This flight provides a fantastic view of our surrounds where you will see Wilpena Pound and the magestic Flinders Ranges from the air, with the resort nestled in among the River Red ...

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Christmas 2019 @ Ikara Wilpena

Join us for a sumptuous Christmas buffet lunch on the 25th of December 2019. $65 p/adult $38 p/child (4-12 yrs)

- Antipasto Platter- Selection of Seafood: Oysters, Prawns- Roasted Meats (Honey-glazed Ham & Pork)- Roasted Mixed Vegetables- Fried Rice- Assorted Fresh Salads- Christmas Pudding with Brandy Sauce- Desserts (Fruit ...

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Upgrades in Progress

Scheduled to commence from Monday the 25th of November, Wilpena Pound Resort will be undergoing upgrades to the pool area and the outdoor area in front of reception.

We will be installing a new pool fence, and laying new turf around our iconic gum tree. Access to both areas will ...

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Meetings & Events Special Offer

Wilpena Pound (or Ikara as it is known locally), in South Australia's Flinders Ranges, has been a sacred place of gathering for the Adnyamathanha people for thousands of years. At Wilpena Pound Resort we are continuing this tradition and to encourage more people to experience the majesty of events ...

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Ranger Tips for our National Park

Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park in South Australia is National Park of the Month this July.

Check out these great tips from Park Ranger Steve Jennings. Read the article HERE.

Explore the National Park by staying with us at Wilpena Pound Resort and Campground.

Reservations: 1800 805 802 or book online ...

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Hiking from Wilpena Pound Resort

HIKING FROM WILPENA POUND RESORT

We've listed some popular hiking trails around Wilpena Pound Resort with information on the degree of difficulty of the trails, the distances and what to be prepared for.

Cazneaux Tree - EASY 2 hours - 4 km each way

Walk west along the Wilpena Creek bed ...

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Just Add Water - An ABC Article

Across Australia’s central deserts, floodwaters are filling Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre, but with the water comes a message: let the rivers run. The ABC has published a great article on the water entering the lake in amounts unseen in 45 years.

Check out the full article on the ABC website ...

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3 Easy Day Trips From Wilpena Pound Resort

3 Easy Day Trips From Wilpena Pound Resort

The Flinders Ranges have some of the best scenic drives in South Australia, with millions of years of geological history, rolling mountain ranges and spectacular gorges. There are several drives that can be easily undertaken from Wilpena Pound Resort which will get ...

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Australia’s Most Incredible Outback Experiences

Australian Traveller has published a list of Australia's most incredible outback experiences, and of course the Flinders Ranges and Wilpena Pound are on the list. 👏 And don't forget that this year is the year to see Lake Eyre in flood for the first time since 2012.

Read the ...

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Ancient Landscape Full of Stories

The Flinders Ranges never leaves an adventurer unsatisfied. Dusty red roads bordered by towering granite peaks, an ancient landscape full of stories to tell.

On the outskirts of this beautiful ancient landscape you'll find quaint country towns with food, art and culture unparalleled by anywhere else in the country ...

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