The outback is also a place that is home to colourful characters, outback
hospitality and Aboriginal people. With vast outback stations and outback towns,
it offers the visitor a unique experience.
Centred around the
and beyond, there are many wonderful discoveries and
accommodation to be
experienced and enjoyed. The vast outback offers the visitor some spectacular
views, extreme climatic conditions and the chance to meet many of the characters
that choose to live there.
If planning a self-drive tour through the outback,
ensure you have plenty of water, and your vehicle is in tip top condition,
especially those going off-road. Make sure you have enough fuel to make your
destination, or your next fuel stop and always let someone know your route and
how long you estimate it will take you to get back.
A great option is to book with one of the
many tour operators listed throughout this site.
The heart of the South Australian Outback and other towns and localities include:
So if you are a
city slicker or a visitor from overseas, come and explore beyond
our main cities, there is much to see. For further information
contact any one of those listed here or visit your tourist
information centre or travel agent.
Many tourist like the freedom of the self-drive tours, but don't forget that
there are many guided tours, some of which include the tag-along for those
bringing their own vehicles. Some tours and charter operators may be listed here
under specific destination. Dont forget to visit the
Outback link and other categories for more tour operators and check out our
sections, for local clubs.