Caravanning and Camping in the Flinders Ranges
There are many caravanning and camping options available in the area which include Caravan Parks, National Parks and designated bush camping sites on private properties.
In Hawker there is one caravan parks, with powered and unpowered sites, ensuites are also available for those seeking a bit of ‘luxury.’
A dump point for the self contained caravanner or motor home traveller is now available near Blue Burt Park on Elder Terrace.
Rawnsley Park and Wilpena Pound Resort both have large camping areas with both powered and unpowered sites.
In Blinman, at the rear of the Hotel there are sites available – both powered and unpowered and also at the Angorichina Tourist Village, in Parachilna Gorge.
Camping is also available at Parachilna.
In the Flinders Ranges National Park there are a number of camping areas in the Bunyeroo Gorge and Brachina Gorge. A word of warning – many of these may not be suitable for access with low ground clearance caravans or motorhomes and also high vehicles must watch for low tree branches. These sites are all unpowered and an Entry Permit and Camping fee applies.
A number of station properties provide powered sites and have bush camping.
Merna Mora, Mount Little, Willow Springs, Willow Waters – Flinders Bush Retreats, Worumba Station and Alpana to name a few.
While you are sitting outside at night enjoying the atmosphere of the Flinders Ranges it is an ideal opportunity to study the sky for satellites or try and locate stars and constellations. A handy tool for star gazing is a Starfinder available at Hawker Motors / Hawker Visitor Information Centre or on our on-line shop.