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.
Accessible by 4WD only, visitors can camp within 500 m of a historic ruin, a remnant of early European settlement in the area. A perfect rest stop for those driving the Dukes Highway. Access 4WD only. Suitable for tents, camper trailers. Facilities, picnic table, fire-pit. Campfires allowed (seasonal fire restrictions apply). Number of campsites, 1 allocated campsite, 1 Unallocated. Electricity, unpowered.
AddressBucks Camp Track
Ngarkat, South Australia, 5302
Coordinates & Contact Details-35.92531351, 140.2942827608 8580 1800
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