National Parks

National Parks South Australia


Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park

Scenic Drives:

  • Brachina Gorge
  • Glass Gorge
  • Morilana Scenic Drive
  • Parachilna Gorge

Vulkathunha-Gammon Ranges National Park

Kati-Thanda – Lake Eyre National Park

Innamincka Regional Reserve

Simpson Desert Conservation Park & Regional Reserve

Nepabunna & Iga Warta

Nepabunna and Iga Warta are significate places for the Adnyamathanha (Ad-nya-mut-na) people. (Adnya means “Rock & Matha means “group or group of people).

The Nepabunna and Iga Warta communities offer a range of accommodation, cultural tours and Adnyamathanha experiences. Please visit their websites for further information.

Nepabunna Tourism

Iga Warta

Adnyamathanha Traditional Lands Association

Ochre Pits

The Ochre Pits are located 5kms north of Lyndhurst. Many years ago, the Queensland Aborigines’ would walk to SA to trade flints for the ochre. The Ochre was used to paint their bodies for ceremonial purposes. The pits are still there today with all their glowing colours.



Marree Hotel

Other Places To Visit And Explore

Beltana Station – Beltana

Prairie Hotel – Parachilna


Useful Links

Flinders Ranges Visitors Information Centre

Leigh Creek Weather

Outback Road Conditions


Approximate Distances from Leigh Creek

These distances are approximated. The Leigh Creek Community Progress Association and associated government bodies are not responsible for discrepancies that arise when using these distances. Please refer to your map, and drive to conditions with care. Travel Safe.

Location Distance
Adelaide 559kms
Alice Springs 1486
Andamooka 354kms
Angepena 50km
Angorichina 88km
Arkaroola 128km
Balcanoona 100km
Beltana 38km
Birdsville 636km
Blinman 97km
Broken Hill 609kms
Chambers Gorge via Arkaroola Rd 200km
Clare 392kms
Coober Pedy via William Creek 487km
Copley 5km
Coward Springs 267km
Curdimurka 220km
Farina 70km
Hawker 156km
Iga Warta 60km
Innamincka 464km
Jamestown 319kms
Lake Eyre Lookout 200km
Lyndhurst 38km
Marla 724kms
Marree 118km
Mungerannie 327km
Nepabunna 70km
Old Leigh Creek Coalfield 22km
Oodnadatta 517km
Parachilna 66km
Peterborough 299kms
Port Augusta 261km
Quorn 221km
Roxby Downs 326kms
William Creek 327km
Wilmington 260km
Wilpena Pound 210km
Woomera 441kms



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