Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary, Arkaroola

Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary is part of a large Important Bird Area, established to support and protect habitats sheltering over 160 bird species, including short-tailed grasswrens, pied honeyeaters, chirruping wedgebills, and cinnamon quail-thrushes. Winner of several prestigious ecotourism awards, the sanctuary offers renowned 4WD tours, taking visitors deep into the wilderness over rugged mountain tracks. Drive up to Siller’s Lookout for a panoramic view across the plains toward Lake Frome and the Beverly Uranium Mine. Accommodation options at the sanctuary include motel-style rooms, several campsites, and a caravan park. An information center, internet café, and a bar are also located within the sanctuary. Book online to take advantage of special deals and travel packages. Take a look at our Arkaroola road trip planning app to schedule your visit to Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • October 11, 2017
    My wife and I travelled to the amazing Flinders Ranges and chose to camp in our camper trailer at the Arkarool Wilderness Resort. The location is tops and outweighs the inadequacies in the camping gro...  more »
  • October 8, 2017
    Came to Arkaroola for a weekend hiking and camping, our first impressions of the area were great until we checked in. Some staff were impatient and disinterested, told us they hadn't done any of the h...  more »
  • August 23, 2017
    The location is unbeatable, the scenery is fantastic but, compared to our last visit 10 years ago, the information about the geology and biology of the area is a bit tired and in need of extra attenti...  more »
  • April 21, 2017
    Rough, hot MTB riding, terrain makes it difficult to travel very far. Rewards include great views and interesting ruins.
  • March 23, 2017
    Staff are lovely, sites are amazing and the stars will sweep you away.

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