First established in 1880, this outback town of Bedourie is situated
on the banks of the Eyre Creek, it is the main rural centre
in a shire that covers some 95,000 sq kilometres one of the
largest shires in Australia. The properties that surround
Bedourie are also some of the largest private land holdings
in the country.
Nearby is the Simpson Desert National Park
one of the most inhospitable and dangerous areas in
Australia. The Diamantina National Park whilst not as
inhospitable as the Simpson Desert is home to one of
Australia's most famous native animals the Bilby.
Check out our listing of
Bedourie accommodation. In addition to our listed online travel guide
information, contact the local tourism visitor centre for your destination for
more attractions, tours, local maps and other information.