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Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary

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Arkaroola Village, Arkaroola, South Australia 2004, Australia
08 0648 4848
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Fabulous place

Stayed here 3 nights in our camper trailer. Good campground (hardly anyone there), great amenities... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marita M
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Well worth the visit

A must if you enjoying walking and the wilderness environment, so much wildlife. You will see lots... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Dizy58
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Adelaide, Australia
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“flinders ranges” (21 reviews)
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Arkaroola Village, Arkaroola, South Australia 2004, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here 3 nights in our camper trailer. Good campground (hardly anyone there), great amenities block, amazing skies after dark! Some great walks and drives here - all well advertised and signposted. We had car problems and my husband could use the workshop facilities there....More

Thank Marita M
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

A must if you enjoying walking and the wilderness environment, so much wildlife. You will see lots of wild goats but they usually run away from the road. Watch out for the large roos. The little rock wallabies are so cute, keep an eye out...More

Thank Dizy58
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Arkaroola has some of the darkest skies and thus some of the most incredible viewing experiences of the southern night skies. Do the night time observatory session and you will get to see some of the most amazing deep sky sights to be seen.

Thank Carol L
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Unique place. Everyone should visit to broaden their horizons. Ridge Top Tour highly recommended. Lots of other 4WDs to do for a real outback rugged and remote experience.

Thank Rose T
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Reviewed 12 October 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 grounds. The powered sites were crammed in so that the area...More

Thank Elton W
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Reviewed 8 October 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 hikes so couldn't offer any information but pointed to some...More

Thank Jessie C
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Reviewed 23 August 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 attention. You get the impression that the resort has...More

Thank Fiona W
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We went on the Ridgetop Tour and fortunately for us it was a day of clear blue skies. The tour guide was very knowledgable and friendly. The scenery was spectacular, lots of opportunities for photos. The tour was worth every cent.

Thank Kerry S
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

You have to look at this place as a whole package - a family providing a significant contribution to the maintenance of a remote beautiful and important part of Australia - its quirky and basic in places but comfortable, food in the restaurant was pretty...More

Thank JudyO4
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Stunning, breathtaking, hot, dusty, remote, quiet - just a few words to describe the drive through to and through Arkaroola Wilderness. There is hardly a place to stop for food, drink or gas - so make sure you are covered. Drive attentively – there are...More

Thank Adele H
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