Pure Earth Article – Take Me There

The Flinders Ranges is one of Australia’s most accessible plots of Outback. With everything from indigenous culture and pioneering history to luxurious accommodation and gourmet food, there’s something for everyone in this uniquie landscape. Tony Smith has the Flinders Ranges in his blood. He’s the fourth generation of the Smith clan to live this remote…

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Rawnsley Park Station popular with UK visitors to Flinders Ranges

TARGETED marketing and appointing a London-based sales representative have helped boost UK visitor numbers to Flinders Ranges tourism operator Rawnsley Park Station. In the past financial year, Rawnsley Park recorded a 58 per cent increase in bookings from the UK. Tony Smith – who owns Rawnsley Park Station, near Wilpena Pound, with his wife Julieanne…

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Article in Boomer Magazine January 2013

The ‘Boomer’ magazine which features monthly in The Advertiser has a great article all about the Flinder by Foot 5 and 3 walking tours, which are led by bushwalking author Kym Tilbrook and former SA National Parks and Wildlife Service ranger Volker Scholz. If you would like to read a copy, please download the PDF…

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New Tours starting 1st April 2013!

A new 4WD day tour and an alternative morning walk with breakfast included have been added to the list of activities which Rawnsley Park offers. Both tours are available from the 1st April 2013. The 4WD tour ‘Echoes from the Past’ focus’s on the early European settler history of the area. It will feature a morning…

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Flinders by Foot walks stay at 2012 prices

Award-winning Rawnsley Park Station will keep its 2013 multi-day guided walks at 2012 prices. Station owners, Tony and Julieanne Smith, said the five-day and three-day walks introduced this year (2012) to showcase the spectacular Flinders Ranges had proved very popular with people of all ages, ranging from their mid-30s to early 80s. “The Boomer market…

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The BEST Backyard!

It’s hard to grasp the idea of something being more than 500 million years old but, gazing across Wilpena Pound in the Flinders Ranges, you can’t help feeling awestruck. Whether you’re enjoying luxury accommodation at Rawnsley Park Station or camping in simple style, the natural backdrop will leave you marvelling at this geological treasure in…

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