Two Day Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park, Chambers Gorge and Arkaroola
Day One: Depart 8am. We travel through the heart of the Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park via Bunyeroo Valley and Gorge, then follow Aroona Valley to the spectacular Brachina Gorge and have time to observe the Yellow Footed Rock Wallaby. We continue north to the picturesque Parachilna Gorge and on to the historic copper mining town of Blinman for lunch.
After lunch we travel across this 600 metre high plateau to the eastern side of the Flinders Ranges across remote sheep station properties before we stop for a 4WD trek into Chambers Gorge, where you can view the gallery of ancient Aboriginal Rock Engravings. Continue on into the Gammon Ranges National Park and the Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary Resort. Check into your Mawson Room, dinner at the Native Pine Restaurant.
Day Two: Early breakfast before joining the exclusive, world famous, Arkaroola Ridge Top Tour - travel through the creeks, valleys and over the ridges of Arkaroola, climaxing with an amazing view from Sillers lookout and some lovely morning tea.
After lunch, return via Copley and Leigh Creek, Aroona Dam, we visit the historic township of Beltana the first outback posting of the Rev John Flynn.
Arriving back at approximately 5.30pm.