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Wilderness Adventures

Uncover Maralinga and The Eyre Peninsula

8 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: GOAP8R
  • Remote Journey
  • Qantas Frequent Flyer
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Coffin Bay Oysters

Become a gourmet gatherer as you harvest and shuck your own oysters in Coffin Bay, it doesn't get any fresher than this.

Maralinga Nuclear Site

Visit Maralinga and tour the site where nuclear weapons tests were conducted.

Fowlers Bay Scenic Flight

Enjoy an unforgettable flight over Fowlers Bay, Head of Bight and Bunda Cliffs to glimpse spectacular coastal sights.

Your Vacation Includes

  • All-inclusive sightseeing experiences in up to 16 locations
  • Expert two person crew - Driver-Guide and Tour Director
  • Small group travel with a maximum of 20 guests
  • Travel in a custom-designed 4WD vehicle
  • All meals, sightseeing, national park fees and airport transfers
  • A total of 20 meals

Itinerary

Port Lincoln to Adelaide

Reverse Trip

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

Your incredible journey of South Australia begins today as you are transferred to your hotel. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure before a Welcome Dinner at the hotel this evening with your crew and fellow passengers.

Stay: Two Nights: Port Lincoln, The Port Lincoln Hotel

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  • Dinner
Signature Experience

Venture into Coffin Bay National Park and enjoy an incredible oyster tasting experience. Put on a pair of waders and walk out into Coffin Bay to harvest, shuck and eat the oysters straight out of the ocean.


After breakfast, drive along Whalers Way, stopping at a lookout over Lincoln National Park. Continue into the park itself, where you’ll have the option to walk up Stamford Hill. Later, travel to Boston Bay Winery to enjoy lunch in a picturesque setting. Established in 1984, the winery produces an excellent range of red and white wines due to its high-quality soils and cool climate.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Today, depart Port Lincoln and head to Streaky Bay, stopping at lookouts along the way. En route, stop at the small coastal town of Elliston for lunch. Further north at Woolshed Cave, Talia Caves and The Tub, you’ll find the waves have been busy sculpting the sandstone and carving out caves. Visit Murphy's Haystacks, which are ancient wind-worn pink granite boulders that formed 1500 million years ago. Later take a short drive around Point Westall before settling into the historic Streaky Bay Hotel for an overnight stay.

Stay: Streaky Bay Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Depart Streaky Bay and head to Point Labatt, where you may be able to spot some sea lions at one of the only permanent breeding colonies on Australia’s mainland. Take a tour of the Ceduna Arts and Culture Centre, which provides skills workshops, training, materials, a working environment and facilities for the creation of Indigenous art. Enjoy the remainder of the afternoon at leisure in Ceduna.

Stay: Two Nights: Ceduna Foreshore Hotel Motel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Signature Experience

Fly over the iconic Nullarbor Roadhouse to Maralinga. Formerly the site of the British nuclear program in the 1950s, this part of Outback South Australia has only recently been opened up to tourism. Here, you will enjoy a tour with a local guide who will share their knowledge of Maralinga’s history, as you explore the sites where seven nuclear weapons tests were conducted.

Signature Experience

Begin your day with a breathtaking flight over Fowlers Bay, Head Of Bight and the Bunda Cliffs. Offering vibrant blue waters and striking sheer cliffs, enjoy a bird’s-eye perspective of the stunning surrounds.


Depart Ceduna early this morning for a full-day discovery. The day ends with a scenic flight back to Ceduna over the Dog Fence – a 5,614-kilometre fence built to keep dingoes and wild dogs out of lands where sheep and cattle grazed.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

This morning, depart Ceduna and travel towards the small town of Kimba. Visit Pildappa Rock on the way, an impressive granite outcrop that rivals the famous ‘Wave Rock’ in Western Australia. Then stopping at Kimba, the official half way point between the East and West Coasts of Australia where you’ll see the Big Galah standing 7m tall. Afterwards, continue to Port Augusta, where tonight you will have dinner at your hotel.

Stay: Port Augusta, Standpipe Golf Motor Inn

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Signature Experience

Within the Clare Valley, you will stop for a glass of wine and delicious picnic lunch on the grounds of Seven Hill Winery. Sample some of their elegant whites and delicious fruit-flavoured reds.


Depart Adelaide and head to the verdant Clare Valley wine region. Home to an emerging gourmet food scene, this charmingly secluded region is replete with rolling countryside and welcoming country pubs. After some time here, depart for the Wadlata Outback Centre in Port Augusta. Discover how the region has evolved in the ‘Tunnel of Time’ and learn about fossils and the first people to settle here. This evening, enjoy a Farewell Dinner with your crew and fellow travellers.

Stay: Adelaide, The Playford Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After breakfast, be transferred to Adelaide Airport for your onward flight.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Custom-designed 4WD vehicles

Our specially engineered vehicles have an impeccable reliability record, traversing some of the roughest terrain.

Best Located Accommodation

At the end of each day's exploration, stay in each region's best located accommodation.

Dedicated Two-Person Crew

Throughout your Outback Wilderness Adventure, enjoy the expertise of a Tour Director and Driver-Guide.

As a family-owned company, we take great pride in treating each and every guest as part of the family