Flinders and Outback Day Tours

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Flinders and Outback Day Tours specialise in short two-hour tours and longer private charters in unpretentious luxury north of Port Augusta for two-six passengers.

All our tours have feature elements of seemingly impossible contrasts such as Flinders Ranges, Outback and Coastal experiences. Each tour has an informative commentary encompassing both the natural and historical points of interest all from the luxury leather interior of our brand new luxury vehicle.

Contact Details

Flinders and Outback Day Tours
3 Loudon Road
Port Augusta
South Australia 5700

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Fax
+61 (08) 8641 0722

Mobile
+61 438 857 001

  • Flinders and Outback Day Tours, Port Augusta, Flinders Ranges, South Australia
  • Flinders and Outback Day Tours, Port Augusta, Flinders Ranges, South Australia
  • Flinders and Outback Day Tours, Port Augusta, Flinders Ranges, South Australia

Facilities

  • Guide

Activities

  • Animal Viewing
  • Birdwatching

Yorkey's Outback Crossing Tour

Yorkey's Crossing is a fascinating place at the junction of both the Eyre and Yorke Peninsula's approximately 10 kilometres north of Port Augusta. This was originally the crossing used when droving stock or cameleers used this crossing. Edward John Eyre first crossed here in 1840 whilst looking for a route from Adelaide and Port Lincoln. We tour around Yorkey's Outback Crossing taking in Flinders Lookout and the top of Spencer Gulf. We then follow in the footsteps of Edward John Eyre across outback country towards the Flinders Ranges. An excellent two-hour tour for those with limited time.

Highlights include:
Water Tower Lookout.
Mathews Flinders Lookout.
Outback country.
Very tip of the gulf and beyond.
Views of the Flinders Ranges.

Operates: By arrangement.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Flinders Lookout

Tour duration

2 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $50.00

Transport mode

Four Wheel Drive

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts

Flinders Ranges Food and Wine Tour

A gourmet’s delight, the Southern Flinders Ranges is getting high praise and recognition for its emerging food and wine produce. With the Flinders Ranges in the middle, Spencer Gulf to the west and the farming land to the east this makes for a very unique area with quality produce including seafood. This tour is an ideal opportunity to gather regional produce to enjoy on the rest of your Flinders Ranges and outback journey.

Highlights include:
Award winning SD Caputo Seafood's for tasting and purchases.
Port Germain Gorge through Flinders Ranges.
Stone Hut Bakery for lunch and produce purchase.
Bartagunyah Estate for wine tasting and vineyard tour.
Melrose North Star Hotel for wine tasting and or coffee.

Operates: By arrangement.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Southern Flinders Ranges, Melrose

Tour duration

7 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $250.00

Transport mode

Four Wheel Drive

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts

Flinders Ranges Luxury Transfer Tour Wilpena

Don't miss the adventure of getting there! Travel from Port Augusta to the Flinders Ranges the back way on the west side of the Flinders Ranges. Following the exact same route as the first overland European explorer Edward John Eyre. Includes commentary on points of interest and a stop at the old ruins of the Warrakimbo stone shearing shed.

Operates: By arrangement.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Flinders Ranges, Wilpena Pound

Tour duration

2 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $150.00

Transport mode

Four Wheel Drive

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts

Flinders Ranges Luxury Transfer Tour Rawnsley

Don't miss the adventure of getting there! Travel from Port Augusta to the Flinders Ranges the back way on the west side of the Flinders Ranges. Following the exact same route as the first overland European explorer Edward John Eyre. Includes commentary on points of interest and a stop at the old ruins of the Warrakimbo stone shearing shed.

Operates: By arrangement.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Flinders Ranges, Rawnsley Park

Tour duration

2 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $130.00

Transport mode

Four Wheel Drive

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts

Flinders Ranges Luxury Transfer Tour Parachilna

Don't miss the adventure of getting there! Travel from Port Augusta to the Flinders Ranges the back way on the west side of the Flinders Ranges. Following the exact same route as the first overland European explorer Edward John Eyre. Includes commentary on points of interest and a stop at the old ruins of the Warrakimbo stone shearing shed.

Operates: By arrangement.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Flinders Ranges, Parachilna

Tour duration

2 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $150.00

Transport mode

Four Wheel Drive

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts

Ranges Outback Gulf Loop Tour

Our signature tour giving a new unique Flinders and Outback experience. Containing all the elements of the Yorkey Outback Crossing Tour but also crossing directly across the Flinders Ranges into the Outback. This fantastic loop goes up the Eastern side of the Flinders Ranges North of Quorn, then with our exclusive access through Thompson's Gap we cross directly across the ranges giving awe inspiring views down onto the open outback plains. Then along the old outback stock route to meet up with the top of Spencer’s Gulf. Includes a short drive through Warrens Gorge to view spectacular rock formations and a chance to spot the Yellow Footed Rock Wallaby.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Port Augusta

Tour duration

5 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $195.00

Transport mode

Four Wheel Drive

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts

Flinders & Outback Experience Package

By combining cruising and four wheel drive touring you get a truly unique combination of touring to give the ultimate Flinders and Outback experience in a time efficient value for money package.

Aboard our luxury vessel ‘DekyZayne’ you will cruise to the top of Spencer Gulf on Australia’s only Outback Arid Land Marine Cruise. Complete with awe inspiring landscapes, up close views of the ecosystem and with Dolphins spotted 90 percent of the time it will be a memorable high light.

By luxury four wheel drive you will traverse private exclusive areas of the Flinders Ranges and Outback on a working sheep and cattle station. This arid land paradise has arid mountains, open plains, red sand hills and salt lakes.

You will have free time to self explore the Wadlata Outback Centre including the ‘Tunnel of time’ tour, as well as the ‘Australian Arid Land Botanic Garden’
Your quality motel accommodation is in a quiet off the highway close to the beach and only 100 metres from the cruise departure point.

In place of a four hour drive between Adelaide and Port Augusta it’s a short 45 minute flight.

Operates: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays by arrangement.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Port Augusta, Wadlata Outback Centre

Tour duration

2 Days

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $449.00

Transport mode

Four Wheel Drive, Aeroplane, Motor Vessel

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Toilet

Wilpena Pound Day Tour Ex Adelaide

You can experience the majestic Wilpena Pound from Adelaide in one day. Fly to Port Augusta, gateway to South Australia’s Flinders Ranges and Outback, and join an award winning eco-cruise to the top of Spencer Gulf, past magnificent red outback sand cliffs, into a unique landscape of mangroves and red outback sand hills, and look for dolphins before the back drop of the Flinders Ranges.

You are then transferred by luxury vehicle to Wilpena Pound where you join a stunning scenic flight around the pound and nearby gorges. This flight of a lifetime will help you truly appreciate the pound’s bowl-like form while your pilot gives a fascinating commentary on this ancient landscape. The flight also takes in views of lakes Torrens and Frome, Bunyeroo Gorge, Brachina Gorge, Heysen Range and ABC Range.

All in one unique day, from Adelaide, we will have you marvelling at ancient mountain ranges, and looking for kangaroo’s and wild dolphins.

Operates: Tuesday and Thursday from 6.45am

Tour details

Tour destinations

Port Augusta, Wilpena Pound

Tour duration

1 Day

Departure & Arrival time

Mon
Tue 6:45-20:20
Wed
Thu 6:45-20:20

Fri
Sat
Sun

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $499.00

Transport mode

Four Wheel Drive, Aeroplane, Cruise Ship, Motor Vessel

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Seat belts

Outback Experience Day Tour Ex Adelaide

Experience Australia’s Outback from Adelaide in one day – the only tour of its kind out of Adelaide! Fly to Port Augusta, gateway to South Australia’s Flinders Ranges and Outback, and join an award winning eco-cruise to the top of Spencer Gulf, past magnificent red outback sand cliffs, into a unique landscape of mangroves and red outback sand hills, and look for dolphins before the back drop of the Flinders Ranges.

Head off along South Australia’s original outback track, in a luxury four wheel drive, to a working sheep/cattle station where you will experience the Flinders Ranges, outback plains and red sand hills, and a salt lake that was the ancient sea bed. You are personally escorted by the tour company’s owner, a fourth generation local, whose knowledge is extensive and provides a fascinating insight into the land, its people, its past, present and future.

Highlights include travelling on South Australia’s original outback track, going through an outback shearing shed, handling a merino fleece, walking on a remote salt pan, and sitting on an isolated outback sand hill with a 100 mile panorama of outback plains and the Flinders Ranges.

Operates: Tuesday and Thursday from 6.45am

Tour details

Tour destinations

Adelaide, Port Augusta, Wadlata Outback Centre, Outback

Tour duration

1 Day

Departure & Arrival time

Mon
Tue 6:45-20:20
Wed
Thu 6:45-20:20

Fri
Sat
Sun

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $499.00

Transport mode

Four Wheel Drive, Cruise Ship, Motor Vessel

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Seat belts
 
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