“There I stand in a little open-fronted corrugated iron shack beneath a big tin bucket of hot water, beer in hand, facing the pound set ablaze by the setting sun.”
Helen Anderson – Gourmet Traveller
Get the best of both worlds. Enjoy two nights in the comfort of Arkaba’s beautifully restored 1850s Homestead, member of Luxury Lodges of Australia, plus a magical evening dining and sleeping out under outback starry skies at Arkaba’s Wilderness Camp.
DAY 1 : Make your way to Arkaba Homestead from 2pm for check-in to your Homestead Guestroom. There will be time to freshen up before your guided lay of the land safari experience.
DAY 2: Leave the civilisation of Arkaba Homestead behind and enjoy a magical evening dining and sleeping out under outback starry skies. White-winged Fairy-wrens wake you as day breaks and wildlife stirs.
DAY 3: Stretch out in one of the world’s oldest landscapes , learn about Arkaba’s 500-million-year journey and how we are protecting and allowing natural processes to reassert themselves in this country.
DAY 4: Morning at leisure to relax in the library or by the pool with a book, take an optional scenic flight over the ancient ramparts of Wilpena Pound or perhaps retreat into nature from Arkaba’s wildlife viewing hide.