souTh ausTralia aDVenTure eXPeriences rocks around the clock. Canter a horse along the Kidman Trail or beside Scratch the surface of the South Australian If you want to up the tempo, soar with the the Southern Ocean on Fleurieu Peninsula; follow caves and you’ll be richly rewarded. Discover eagles at Waikerie Gliding Club or take a tandem in the footsteps of outback pioneers on a camel ancient fossils in the Limestone Coast; parachute jump with your tandem master from study along the Oodnadatta Track; or drive a cow cathedral-like caverns on Eyre Peninsula; 8000 feet. Carve up the waters in Hel-a-va Jet in the desert on The Great Australian Outback and Aboriginal rock art in the Flinders Ranges. Boat, or take to the skies in a warbird Chinese- Cattle Drive. Cactus and Pondalowie are names steeped made CJ6, a ground attack aircraft to perform You can hike from the Southern Ocean to the in Australian surfing legend - and they’re just aerobatics. You can even experience the thrill of ancient landscape of the Flinders Ranges on the a couple of the breaks you’ll find along the diving with great white sharks – from the safety 1200-kilometre Heysen Trail or get on your bike South Australian surf coast. Swimming is a of a proper cage of course! for an unforgettable cycling experience along a must at stunning Baird Bay, one of the few section of the 900-kilometre Mawson Trail. places in the world where you can swim with You can paddle a canoe through the wild wild sea lions and dolphins. backwaters of the Murray River, or in crystal clear waters near Victor Harbor (with more than a sporting chance of spotting a whale or dolphin), or take the kayak to the sea and paddle along any part of the State’s coastline. South Australia. A brilliant blend. Moonarie, Wilpena Pound, Flinders Ranges National Park, Flinders Ranges NORTHERN TERRITORY QUEENSLAND Simpson Goyder Desert Lagoon Macumba Ck n rt o Ck Riv bu WESTERN e ar r W r o pe Lake Great Victoria Outback Co Desert A87 Eyre SOUTH AUSTRALIA WALES AUSTRALIA Lake Lake Frome SOUTH Nullarbor Plain A1 Eyre Lake Torrens Peninsula Gairdner Flinders Head Of Bight A87 Ranges A32 NEW A1 0 200 Clare km A1 Valley A32 Murray River Yorke Riverland A20 Peninsula Barossa Adelaide Adelaide Hills Murraylands Darwin Kangaroo Fleurieu Island Peninsula A8 AUSTRALIA Limestone VICTORIA Coast A66 SOUTH Brisbane AUSTRALIA A1 Perth Adelaide Sydney Canberra Melbourne 0 1000 Hobart km Tours Adelaide Biplanes Scenic flights Backpacker Adventure Tours Barossa Helicopters Pty Ltd Address Aldinga Airfield, Colville Road, Aldinga SA 5173 Address PO Box 1111, South Melbourne Address Lot 3 Hoffnungsthal Road, Region Fleurieu Peninsula VIC 3205 Lyndoch SA 5351 Phone 08 8556 5404 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Region Barossa Email firstname.lastname@example.org Phone 03 9690 9800 Phone 08 8524 4209 www.adelaidebiplanes.com.au Email email@example.com Email firstname.lastname@example.org www.battours.com.au www.barossahelicopters.com.au Adelaide Ballooning Hot air balloon flights Baird Bay Charters & Bill Peach Journeys Address Langhorne Creek Road, Strathalbyn SA 5255 Region Fleurieu Peninsula Ocean Eco Tours Air charter tours Freecall 1800 730 330 Address Lot 8 Government Road, Address 20/77 Bourke Road, Alexandria NSW 2015 Email email@example.com Baird Bay SA 5671 Region Barossa, Flinders Ranges and Outback, www.adelaideballooning.com.au Region Eyre Peninsula Eyre Peninsula Phone 08 8626 5017 Phone 02 9693 2233 Adventure Tours Australia Email firstname.lastname@example.org Email email@example.com www.bairdbay.com www.billpeachjourneys.com.au Address 72 The Parade, Norwood SA 5067 Region Kangaroo Island, Flinders Ranges Banksia Adventures Big Bend by Night Eco Tours and Outback Phone 08 8309 2299 Address Suite 1, 75 Fullarton Road, Address Preiss Landing Road, Swan Reach SA 5354 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Kent Town SA 5067 Region Murraylands, Riverland www.adventuretours.com.au Region Flinders Ranges and Outback, Phone 08 8570 1097 Fleurieu Peninsula, Limestone Coast, Kangaroo Island Email email@example.com Australian Excursions Phone 08 8431 9311 Toll Free 1300 133 662 (National) Email firstname.lastname@example.org Big Country Outback Safaris Address 21 Casuarina Court, Canning Vale WA 6155 www.banksia-adventures.com.au Region Eyre Peninsula, Nullarbor, Great Australian Bight Address 10 Church Road, Harrogate SA 5244 Phone 08 9455 3162 or mobile 0427 447 468 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Balloon Adventures Hot air balloon flights Email email@example.com Phone 08 8538 7105 or mobile 0427 504 292 www.australianexcursions.com.au Address Bagshaw Road, Kersbrook SA 5231 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Region Barossa www.bigcountrysafaris.com.au Australian Freewheelin – Phone 08 8389 3195 Charters and Tours Email email@example.com Blue Water Sea Kayaking www.balloonadventures.com.au Address 21 Seventh Avenue, Cheltenham SA 5014 Address 7 Hasting Street, Glenelg South SA 5045 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Region Adelaide, Fleurieu Peninsula Phone 08 8240 3355 Phone 08 8295 8812 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org www.freewheelintours.com.au www.adventure-kayak.com.au Above: Balloon Regatta, Barossa Burra Trail Rides Horseriding Chinta Tours Scenic flights and air touring Desert Cave Tours Coober Pedy, Outback Mail Run and Painted Desert Address Basin Farm, Burra SA 5417 Address Adelaide Domestic Airport, Adelaide SA 5000 Region Clare Valley Region Eyre Peninsula, Flinders Ranges and Outback Address Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy SA 5723 Phone 08 8892 2627 Phone 08 8625 9053 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Email email@example.com Email firstname.lastname@example.org Phone 08 8672 5688 www.chinta.com.au Email email@example.com Bush Safari Co. River cruising, camel trekking www.desertcave.com.au Address Murray River Camel Farm, Calypso Star Charters Renmark Road, via Morgan SA 5320 Shark diving experience Desert Diversity Tours Region Flinders Ranges and Outback, Address Port Lincoln SA 5606 Address Lot 1541 Rowe Drive, Coober Pedy SA 5723 Riverland, Murraylands, Eyre Peninsula Region Eyre Peninsula Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Phone 08 8543 2280 Phone 08 8364 4428 Phone 08 8672 5226 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Email email@example.com Email firstname.lastname@example.org www.safarico.com.au www.calypsostarcharter.com.au www.desertdiversity.com C&D Exclusive Tours Coober Pedy-Oodnadatta Dick Langs Desert Air Safaris Address PO Box 137, Stepney SA 5069 One Day Mail Run Address PO Box 80, Highbury SA 5089 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Address Lot 1541 Rowe Drive, Coober Pedy SA 5723 Phone 08 8265 6877 Phone 08 8264 7200 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Email email@example.com Email firstname.lastname@example.org Phone 08 8672 5226 www.4wdtours.com.au Email email@example.com www.mailruntour.com Diverse Travel Pty Ltd Campwild Coorong and Flinders Ranges & Outback Address 8 Piccadilly Road, Crafers SA 5152 Coward Springs Camel Tours Address 24 Stirling St, Thebarton SA 5031 Region Kangaroo Island, Flinders Ranges & Safari Region Limestone Coast, Flinders Ranges and Outback and Outback Address Oodnadatta Track, Coober Pedy SA 5723 Phone 08 8303 3418 Phone 08 8339 7477 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Email firstname.lastname@example.org Email email@example.com Phone 08 8675 8336 www.diversetravel.com.au www.campwild.com.au Email firstname.lastname@example.org Ecotrek Cycling, canoeing and walking tours Camel Tours & Treks SA www.cowardsprings.com.au Address PO Box 1020, Flinders Park SA 5025 Address PO Box 382, Mount Compass SA 5210 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback, Barossa, Region Fleurieu Peninsula Clare Valley, Kangaroo Island, Riverland, Phone 08 8556 9109 Fleurieu Peninsula, Murraylands Email email@example.com Phone 08 8346 4155 www.cameltourssa.com.au Email firstname.lastname@example.org www.ecotrek.com.au Above from left: Trail Riding, Flinders Ranges; Baird Bay, Eyre Peninsula; Canoeing, Riverland Escape Tours of Kangaroo Island Hel-a-va Jet Boat Learn to Surf Address Bates Road, Emu Bay SA 5223 Address Marina Pier R22, 12 Holdfast Promenade, Glenelg Region Fleurieu Peninsula Region Kangaroo Island SA 5045 Phone 0414 341 545 Phone 08 8553 5199 or mobile 0409 584 901 Region Adelaide Email email@example.com Email firstname.lastname@example.org Phone 08 8376 8288 www.danosurf.com.au www.kangarooislandtours.com.au Email email@example.com www.helava.com.au Naracoorte Caves National Park Explore the Outback Camel Safaris Bat Tour, Cathedral Cave Tour, Adventure Caving Tours Heli Air Pty Ltd Helicopter tour Address Oodnadatta Track, Address Edwards Road, William Creek SA 5710 Address 16 James Schofield Drive, Adelaide Airport Naracoorte SA 5271 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback SA 5950 Region Limestone Coast Phone 08 8672 3968 Region Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu Peninsula Phone 08 8762 2340 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Phone 08 8234 4444 Email email@example.com www.austcamel.com.au/explore.htm Email firstname.lastname@example.org www.parks.sa.gov.au www.heliair.com.au Footing Fever Water Ski School and Nullarbor Traveller Mobile Ski Shop KI Outdoor Action Pty Ltd Quad motorbikes Address Coodlie Park, Port Kenny SA 5671 Address PO Box 436, Paringa SA 5340 Address Yarraman Ridge, South Coast Road, Vivonne Bay Region Eyre Peninsula, Nullarbor Plain SA 5223 Phone 08 8687 0455 Region Riverland Region Kangaroo Island Email email@example.com Mobile 0419 500 652 Phone 08 8559 4296 or mobile 0428 822 260 www.the-traveller.com.au Email firstname.lastname@example.org Email email@example.com www.footingfever.com.au www.kangaroo-island-au.com/outdooraction Odyssey Adventure Parasailing Gary Grimes Classic Adventure Address Granite Island Causeway, Victor Harbor SA 5211 Kangaroo Island Air & Address PO Box 376, Modbury North SA 5092 Region Fleurieu Peninsula Sea Adventures Region Kangaroo Island Mobile 0418 891 998 Mobile 0418 222 767 Address 101 Franklin Street, Adelaide SA 5000 www.odysseyparasailing.com.au Email firstname.lastname@example.org Region Kangaroo Island www.ggca.com.au Phone 08 8231 1744 Opal Air Pty Ltd Scenic Flights Region Eyre Peninsula, Flinders Ranges and Outback Gawler Ranges Wilderness Safaris Kangaroo Island Odysseys Phone 08 8672 3067 including whale watching and swimming with sea-lions Address 34 Addison Street, Email email@example.com Kingscote SA 5223 www.opalair.com.au Address Bedford Road, Wudinna SA 5652 Region Kangaroo Island Region Eyre Peninsula, Flinders Ranges and Outback Phone 08 8553 0386 Phone 08 8680 2045 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Email email@example.com www.kiodysseys.com.au www.gawlerrangessafaris.com Above from left: Seal Bay, Kangaroo Island; Renmark, Riverland; The Painted Desert, Outback Opal Cave Tours Renmark River Cruises SA Skydiving Backwater Dinghy Expedition Address Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy SA 5723 Address 89E Goodwood Road, Goodwood SA 5034 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Address Sixty Foot Road, Renmark SA 5341 Region Murraylands Phone 08 8672 5028 Region Riverland Phone 08 8272 7888 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Phone 08 8595 1862 Email email@example.com www.opalcavecooberpedy.com Email firstname.lastname@example.org www.skydiving.com.au www.renmarkrivercruises.com.au Out there Kayaking & Walking Tours Sahara Adventures Address Shed/Office 3, 10 South Quay Boulevard, Riverland Leisure Canoe Tours Address 37 Cameron Street, Alice Springs NT 0870 Port Lincoln SA 5606 Address Lot 79 Murtho Road, Paringa SA 5340 Region Kangaroo Island Region Eyre Peninsula Region Riverland Phone 08 8252 5333 Phone 08 8683 5100 Phone 08 8595 5399 or mobile 0427 300 953 Email email@example.com Email firstname.lastname@example.org Email email@example.com www.saharaadventures.com.au www.outtheretours.com.au Rodney Fox Shark Experience South Australian Scenic Tours Outback Encounter Address Town Hall, beach end of Jetty Road, Glenelg, Address 21 Hamilton Terrace, Paradise SA 5075 Address 33 Queen Street, Thebarton SA 5031 SA 5045 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Region Kangaroo Island, Flinders Ranges and Outback Region Adelaide Phone 08 8365 2355 or mobile 0428 840 699 Phone 08 8354 4405 or mobile 0417 863 260 Phone 08 8376 3373 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Email email@example.com Email firstname.lastname@example.org www.southaustralianscenictours.com.au www.outbackencounter.com www.rodneyfox.com.au Surf & Sun Surfing and sea kayaking Pirie Aviation Pty Ltd Scenic Flights Rock Solid Adventure Address 70 Seaview Avenue, Middleton SA 5213 Rock climbing, abseiling, kayaking Address 17 Blight Street, Port Pirie SA 5540 Region Fleurieu Peninsula, Kangaroo Island Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Address PO Box 17, Happy Valley SA 5159 Mobile 0400 881 565 Phone 08 8633 2123 Region Fleurieu Peninsula, Limestone Coast Email email@example.com Email firstname.lastname@example.org Phone 08 8270 4244 www.surfandsun.com.au www.pirieaviation.com.au Email email@example.com www.rock-solid-adventure.com Surf Culture Australia Pichi Richi Camel Tours Address 38 Compass Drive, Seaford SA 5169 Address Devils Peak Road, Quorn SA 5433 SA Nature Tours Pty Ltd Region Fleurieu Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Address 7 Summit Road, Nairne SA 5252 Phone 08 8327 2802 or mobile 0427 796 845 Phone 08 8648 6640 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Email firstname.lastname@example.org Email email@example.com Phone 08 8388 6958 or mobile 0418 847 124 www.surfcultureaustralia.com.au www.pichirichicameltours.com Email firstname.lastname@example.org www.sanaturetours.com.au Above from left: Hel-a-va Jet Boat, Adelaide; Wilpena Pound, Flinders Ranges Tours contd canoe aTTracTions hire Swagabout Tours Address 8 Rosslyn Avenue, Manningham SA 5086 Captain Jolleys Paddle Boats Address River Torrens, Jolleys Lane, King William Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Street, Adelaide SA 5000 Breeze Holiday Hire Region Adelaide Phone 08 8266 1879 or mobile 0408 845 378 Email email@example.com Address 14 Randell Street, Mannum SA 5238 Phone 08 8295 4747 www.swagabouttours.com.au Region Murraylands Phone 08 8569 2223 Granite Island Nature Park William Creek Scenic Flights Email firstname.lastname@example.org Address The Causeway, Granite Island, Victor Harbor www.breeze.com.au SA 5211 Address 1 Bill Rivers Avenue, William Creek SA 5710 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Region Fleurieu Peninsula Nelson Boat & Canoe Hire Phone 08 8552 7555 Phone 08 8670 7962 Email email@example.com Address Kellet Street, Glenelg River, Nelson VIC 3292 Email firstname.lastname@example.org www.wrightsair.com.au Region Limestone Coast www.graniteisland.com.au Phone 08 8738 4048 Wayward Bus Touring Company Email email@example.com Greenhills Adventure Park www.nelsonboatandcanoehire.com.au Address Wagon Road, Victor Harbor SA 5211 Address 119 Waymouth Street, Adelaide SA 5000 Region Fleurieu Peninsula Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Phone 08 8552 5999 Phone 08 8410 8833 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Email email@example.com www.greenhills.com.au www.waywardbus.com.au Wombatventures Pty Ltd Address 12 Brougham Drive, Valley View SA 5093 Region Flinders Ranges and Outback Phone 08 8395 5276 Email firstname.lastname@example.org www.wombatventures.com.au 2007 Great Australian Outback Cattle Drive Date 5 May – 10 June 2007 Region Oodnadatta Track, Flinders Ranges and Outback www.cattledrive.com.au Above from left: Little Sahara, Kangaroo Island; Gliding, Waikerie, Riverland; Abseiling, Adelaide Trails naTional Parks Garden Island Ships’ Graveyard Onkaparinga River National Park Innes National Park Maritime Heritage Trail and Recreation Park On the southern tip of the Yorke Peninsula, Innes National Onkaparinga River National Park, just 34km south Park encompasses spectacular coastal landscapes, The southern shore of Garden Island in the North Arm of of Adelaide, has a variety of activities that are not a diversity of wildlife habitats and a wide range of the Port River is one of the largest and most diverse ships’ commonly offered at other sites. Enjoy rock-climbing, recreational opportunities. Hear the waves crash on graveyards in the world. Containing vessels dating from abseiling or go canoeing along the river. Easy climbs the beaches from the comforts of charming cottage 1856, the graveyard is a haven for birdlife and marine are available for families and beginners, while more accommodation at Inneston and view the rugged coastlines creatures. The ships are best seen by canoe or kayak. challenging climbs are available for those who are more sculpted by the Southern Ocean. Innes National Park Diving is also available. practised. Contact a rock climbing club or a commercial is a great place to go diving on shipwrecks, camping, Region Adelaide operator that offers beginner rock climbing/abseiling bushwalking and surfing. www.southaustraliantrails.com.au adventures to learn about the equipment and technical Region Yorke Peninsula requirements of a secure climb. Phone 08 8854 3200 Region Fleurieu Peninsula www.parks.sa.gov.au Phone 08 8278 5477 www.parks.sa.gov.au Naracoorte Caves National Park Experience South Australia’s only World Heritage Area. Morialta Conservation Park This premier, national award-winning tourist attraction Morialta Conservation Park is 10km northeast of has four main tours. Learn about the fascinating Adelaide. The park covers an area of 533ha and is one-crystal-at-a-time process that builds stalactites and joined to Black Hill Conservation Park by Fifth Creek stalagmites over thousands of years – forming a forest of and Montacute Road. Morialta Conservation Park surrealistic fingers reaching towards each other from above conserves spectacular rugged ridges, gully scenery and below. The park is a visitor destination in itself, and three waterfalls. Morialta Gorge, including Fourth with a camping ground and caravan park, dormitory Creek and its three waterfalls, has been a public reserve accommodation for groups, picnic grounds and a licensed since 1915 and continues to delight visitors with its café. Show cave tours through highly decorated caves are spectacular rugged vistas. guided by professional interpreters with some tours visiting amazing fossil deposits. Region Adelaide Phone 08 8336 0901 Region Limestone Coast www.parks.sa.gov.au Phone 08 8762 2340 www.parks.sa.gov.au Above from left: Cape Spencer, Innes National Park,Yorke Peninsula; Morialta Conservation Park, Adelaide; Naracoorte Caves National Park, Limestone Coast Limestone Coast Offroad Guide Call Limestone Coast Tourism on 1800 087 087 or visit www.thelimestonecoast.com Travel Safely in Australia For more information visit the Australian Transport Safety Bureau www.atsb.gov.au Fleurieu Peninsula Adventure Guide Call Fleurieu Peninsula Tourism on 08 8556 8766 or visit www.fleurieupeninsula.com.au Trails SA When travelling, look for this symbol as your guide to finding tourism businesses that have www.southaustraliantrails.com achieved national accreditation for having the Canoe SA highest standards of consumer service and business practice. Aquatic Reserve, Bower Rd, West Lakes SA 5021 Phone 08 8240 3294 www.canoesa.asn.au River Murray Canoe Guides are available for Katarapko, Loch Luna and Chowilla Torrens Island Canoe Guide is also available. Look for this logo which demonstrates a commitment to sustainable tourism practices Horse SA when selecting nature based accommodation, Horse Federation of South Australia nature based tours or attractions. The ECO logo is a symbol of ecotourism best practice Morphettville Racecourse, Plympton SA 5038 to ensure you receive both a memorable and Phone 08 8294 2460 enjoyable ecotourism experience. www.horsesa.asn.au Department for Environment & Heritage Phone 08 8204 1910 www.environment.sa.gov.au South Australian Visitor & Travel Centre World Heritage sites belong to all the peoples 18 King William Street, Adelaide SA 5000 of the world, irrespective of the territory on Phone 1300 655 276 which they are located, for their outstanding www.southaustralia.com value to humanity. The South Australian Visitor & Travel Centre can give you more information on the regions, and make tour, transport and accommodation bookings for you. They also have a range of South Australian Experience brochures including: Adventure, 4WD, Wildlife, Fossils, Geology and Caves, Conservation, Fishing, Ecotourism, Flora, Cycling, Diving, Astronomy, Cruising the Coast and River, Birdwatching, Aboriginal and Walking.