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Australia's Aboriginal tribes arrived during the Ice Age 70,000 years ago. First settlement was in Port Jackson (NSW) in 1778.

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Upalinna Station

Upalinna Station

PMB 12
Hawker, South Australia, 5434

Phone: (08) 86480184

Upalinna Station

A family owned and operated working sheep station and tourism accommodation business, located on the Eastern side of Wilpena Pound in the Flinders Ranges, South Australia.

Upalinna means 'Little Water' in the Adnyamathana language. The station has many springs throughout and the Wilpena creek snakes it's way East through the property.

Enjoy rambling through native pine forests and gum lined creeks.
Gaze at the millions of stars in our Milky Way at night.
See fossils and Yellow Footed Rock wallabies in Brachina Gorge.
Enjoy the wildlife in the area such as kangaroos, emus, echidnas, galahs, parrots and reptiles.

Some of the attractions within 20km of Upalinna Station include:

Wilpena Pound Resort
Walking trails in the National Park
Arkaroo Rock
Sacred Canyon
Bunyeroo Gorge
Brachina Gorge
Hucks and Stokes Hill Lookouts
Skytrek Willow Springs Station
4WD tracks

Bush Camping

We offer you family and single friendly unpowered camping sites, most with magnificent views of Wilpena Pound and Saint Mary's Peak.

Our sites have fire rings, red gum stools or logs and are large enough to accommodate a number of vehicles.

Currently, there is one pit toilet available for shared use.

2WD accessible.

Bell Tent Glamping

Imagine not having to pack everything including the kitchen sink to go camping.
Or maybe you've never been camping and don't have all the necessary equipment.
Perhaps you just want an easy weekend away doing something different for a change.
Introducing our Bell Tent with the comforts of home nestled in the heart of the Flinders Ranges.

Enjoy the creature comforts of a queen size bed, quality linen and quilt, bath towels, lounge chairs, cooking and dining facilities, fresh water, esky, a selection of tea and coffee, bluetooth device docking system, solar lighting and private toilet and shower.

Crack that bottle, sit back and enjoy the sunset over the ranges by the campfire and watch as the stars emerge from that big sky.

$200 per couple per night. Spaciously sleeps two people. Minimum two night stay.
This is a highly sought after and new experience in the Flinders Ranges. Bookings are essential.

4WD accessible only
Available from mid June 2015

We look forward to seeing you soon at Upalinna Station!