Shearers Quarters - Witchelina Nature Reserve

Witchelina Heritage Camping

Details

Check In: 14:00|Check Out: 10:00
Hours: Office Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

Explore the outback of Witchelina.

Spring is the best time for wildflowers. At Witchelina birds are plentiful if there has been summer rain.

Experience stunning sunsets, star filled skies, landscapes, birds and animals as you enjoy your stay.

You can visit for a day's drive or stay for a week, depending on your interest and other travel plans. Our reserve has several drives that you can spend a number of days exploring. And if you want some time to relax and enjoy the reserve, add another day or two.

Note: Children book for free. Bedding is not included. Bring sheets, towel, pillows and quilts/sleeping bags. Price includes access to the Shearers Quarters ammenities and kitchen, dining area and facilities.

Facilities

  • Power
  • Dining Area
  • Shower
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Fans
  • BBQ & Gas
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • No Pets
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Water
  • Internal Shared Toilet Facilities
  • Cooktop
  • Microwave
  • Kettle
  • Firepit
  • Crockery/Cutlery
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen - Fully Equipped
  • Internal Shared Bathroom

Location & Directions

Mulgaria Rd, Farina SA 5731

Directions

Allow a total driving time of 7 to 8 hours.
Take the Outback Highway to Leigh Creek and continue 38km to Lyndhurst [sealed road all the way to Marree]. It is recommended that you fuel up here at the
Roadhouse. If the road north is closed, accommodation is available at the Lyndhurst Hotel. Lyndhurst is the last reliable phone coverage. If possible, phone the Witchelina Homestead from here so that your arrival is expected.
Continue 25km to Farina.
Turn in to Farina Township and drive through towards the campground on a well-maintained UNSEALED ROAD. There is a sign pointing to the Witchelina Road.
Distance to Witchelina is 27km of well-maintained UNSEALED ROAD. Road conditions can vary. Please use detours where necessary and drive with caution.
Note: the Witchelina marked on many maps is the old railway siding and not Witchelina Homestead so follow directions carefully and not your GPS road guide.
There is no fuel available at Witchelina, so we recommend that you fill up at Lyndhurst. For information about approaching Witchelina from other directions, please call the Adelaide office on 08 8340 2880 Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.

Cancellation Policy

Booking Modifications -

* Bookings can be modified by going to your Reservation Confirmation email and following the links.
* You can request a modification by completing your request/s and sending the Modification Request.
* Staff at Nature Foundation will respond to you within 5-7 business days.
* Confirmed bookings cannot be edited on the day of arrival unless a vacancy/space exists and full payment for any additional bookings are paid for on arrival.
* Any edit requests will be subject to the payment cancellation and refund terms and conditions below.
* Requests to edit confirmed bookings include - number of person/s on the existing booking; change of arrival and or departure date/s; change of accommodation or campsite or campground options; increase and/or decrease of nights; additional or removal of vehicle(s) for nature drives to the existing booking.

Cancellations -

* Bookings can be cancelled by going to your Reservation Confirmation email and following the links.
* You can request a cancellation by completing your request and sending the Cancellation Request.
* You will receive an email confirming your Cancellation Request.
* Staff at Nature Foundation will respond to you within 5-7 days business days.
* Cancellations requested at least 21 calendar days prior to the arrival date of a booking are eligible for a full refund (less an administrative fee of $25.00).
* Cancellations requested less than 21 calendar days prior to the arrival date of a booking are not eligible for a full or partial refund or credit unless the nature reserve and/or accommodation / campground / campsites have been closed by Nature Foundation (subject to the variation clause below).
* Where there are extenuating or unforeseen circumstances from either party (eg severe medical episode; fire conditions) Nature Foundations CEO at their discretion may authorise a full or partial refund or a suspension of the payment as a credit to re-book and use within a 12-month per