Red Banks Conservation Park

Red Banks Conservation Park features a scenic landscape of meandering rugged earth gorges, spring-fed waterholes and remnant old growth mallee trees. Palaeontologists have called this area one of the richest megafauna sites in Australia. Up until approximately 65,000 years ago, Red Banks was home to Diprotodons, a huge marsupial that weighed between one to two tonnes, often likened to a giant wombat.

Take the fascinating Landscapes of Change interpretative walking trail which pass through deep red earth gorges and permanent waterholes to learn what the landscape was like when these large marsupials were alive.

Contact Details

Red Banks Conservation Park
15 kilometres east of Burra on Eastern Road
Burra
South Australia 5417

Toll Free Number
Not available

Telephone
+61 (08) 8892 3025

Fax
+61 (08) 8892 3026

Mobile
Not available

  • Red Banks Conservation Park, Burra, Clare Valley, South Australia.
  • Red Banks Conservation Park
  • Red Banks Conservation Park

Details

Cost

  • Free entry

Facilities

  • Car park
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Walking track

Activities

  • Animal Viewing
  • Birdwatching
  • Bushwalking
  • Camping
  • Self-Guided
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