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Saunders Gorge Sanctuary

Price from $5

Overview

Eco-tourism accredited Saunders Gorge Sanctuary is a private property of 80 hectares located on the rugged eastern slopes of the Mount Lofty Ranges overlooking the vast Murray Plains, 18 kilometres east of Mount Pleasant on the Walker Flat Road. Offering visitors the opportunity to experience the harsh Australian landscape, learn about and enjoy the natural environment. The property is now a combination of conservation and sheep grazing, formerly Clovelly Sheep Station. The owners Brenton and Nadene Newman are dedicated to natural habitat preservation.

Some of the features of the sanctuary include a large array of native fauna, a wonderful diversity of native flora, spectacular rocky gorges with magnificent old red gum trees and spring filled water hole and steep, rugged hills covered in native grasses and shrubs. Saunders Gorge Sanctuary has Eco Tourism Accreditation.

Price

From $ 5 to $ 10
$5 per Child $10 per adult or $25 Family

Features

  • Entity Facility

    Barbeque
    Carpark
    Conference/Function Facilities

  • Accreditation

    Australian Tourism Accreditation Program

  • Activities

    Four Wheel Driving
    Birdwatching
    Walk

  • Membership

    The Ecotourism Association of Australia