Comet Bore Campground - Ngarkat Conservation Park

National Park - South Australia


Enjoy the peaceful surroundings of the Ngarkat Conservation Park and take in the views over the park's 270,000 hectares of vegetated sand dunes, mallee and heath.The park abounds in wildlife. Look out for western grey kangaroo and emus and more than 120 species of birds. You may spot a rare malleefowl walking slowly among the trees.

A number of walking trails give you the opportunity to see the wildlife and get a better appreciation of the vast mallee landscape. Enjoy the magnificent views from Tyms Lookout along a 2-3 hour hike. Early attempts to farm this country failed as seen by the ruins of early European pioneering settlements at Box Flat.

Situated just off the Ngarkat Highway, this campground is accessible to 2WD vehicles in dry conditions. Ideal for larger groups and families with kids, there is plenty of room to kick the footy or play a game of cricket. Camp sites are located amongst whipstick mallee trees, providing ample shade. Access 4WD recommended or 2WD in dry conditions only. Suitable for tent, camper trailer. Facilities, fire pit. Campfires allowed (seasonal fire restrictions apply). Number of campsites, unallocated (maximum of 10 vehicles). Electricity: unpowered

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Vehicle Entry Fee $11.00
Per vehicle, per day - from

Camping Fee $12.50
Per Site, per night (2 Adults) - from