Mining Mysteries & Feral Feasting - Wilpena Pound Resort - Flinders Range

Soak up the history of South Australia’s mining territory, complete with lunch of the feral kind!

Highlights

  • Travel to Blinman - the highest town in South Australia
  • Walk throughout old mining shafts and the streetscape
  • Learn of the graft and misfortune of the town’s earliest years
  • Travel through the Brachina and Bunyeroo Gorges and look out for the rare Yellow Footed Rock Wallaby

Departing from Wilpena Pound Resort, you’ll travel to Blinman - the highest town in South Australia.

Tucked into the Flinders Ranges, this picturesque little town boasts a population of 22. Here you walk throughout old mining shafts and the streetscape while learning of the graft and misfortune of the town’s earliest years.

It’s then onto Parachilna (“Para” to locals) via the local gorge and to the infamous Praire Hotel to test out their feral food menu! (Regular menu items also available.)

The remoteness of Parachilna with its population of 2 gives it a wonderful, charismatic quality. As you turn towards home you’ll take in Brachina and Bunyeroo Gorges, where you’ll be informed of their geological history and possibly even spot a rare Yellow Footed Rock Wallaby.

This is a day of pure enjoyment amongst the rugged beauty of some very special places.

Departure: Depart 8am, return 4pm)

Location: Wilpena Pound Resort reception, 1 Wilpena Rd, Hawker South Australia.

Per Adult $295.00
Per Child $219.00

What's included

  • Local guide
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Full day mine tour

Duration

  • Allow approximately 8 hours duration for the whole experience

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Notes

  • Child price applies to ages 12 and under.

    Minimum 2 per booking. For cancellations with less than 24 hours’ notice - no refunds will be provided.

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