Escape to Arkaba in Winter 2020

Jul 11, 2019

Experience Wild Bush Luxury at Arkaba for four nights or more in June and July 2020 and save 25%.

Famed as having some of the Southern Hemisphere’s clearest skies silhouetted against mountains half a billion years in the making, the Flinders Ranges is a show stopping winter destination. Safari filled days and unforgettable starry nights. There’s nothing quite like the night sky in the outback and winter makes for the best star gazing with longer nights and mostly cloud free conditions. Rug up after dinner, gather around the fire pit with a glass of South Australian red wine and prepare to marvel at the Milky Way.

During winter emus and wedge-tailed eagles pair off and build their nests and echidnas form ‘love-trains’ up to 12 members long. Arkaba is carpeted in green in stark contrast to the sunburnt hue of the summer months and it’s the perfect time to enjoy an air safaris or helicopter experience that does not operate in the heat of the summer months. 

When you experience Arkaba you are not only witnessing an ancient environment in recovery, you are actively contributing to its revival.  See and hear the results of active conservation while exploring the landscape and meeting the wildlife in the company of top notch field guides. All-inclusive rates at Arkaba now include a Conservation Levy with at least 2 percent going into conservation initiatives to protect Arkaba’s (and Australia’s) biodiversity for future generations. 

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