Angorichina Station - homestead Angorichina Station - sunset over Flinders Ranges Australian Coastal Safaris - interacting with sea lions Australian Coastal Safaris - swimming with sea lions Australian Luxury Escapes - cruising the Sydney Harbour Ayers Rock by helicopter - Discovery Eco Tours Bay of Fires - light house Bullo River Station - horse riding Bullo River Station - river system Bullo River Station - water buffalo Burrawang West Station - Homestead exterior Cape Lodge - night time Capella Lodge - Lord Howe Island Capella Lodge - rainbow Enterprise Charters - exterior Exceptional Kangaroo Island - koala Exceptional Kangaroo Island - seals Faraway Bay - cliffs at sunset Faraway Bay - King George Falls Great Barrier Reef - aerial view Haggerstone Island - arriving at the jetty Haggerstone Island - mangrove Kimberley Coastal Camp - arriving by helicopter Longitude 131 - tent interior Lords Kakadu Arnhemland - Aboriginal guide & friend Lords Kakadu Arnhemland - Aboriginal guide interpretation Lords Kakadu Arnhemland - Magpie Geese Margaret River Discovery Company Meringa Springs - kangaroo spotting Outback sign Pepper Bush Adventures - exploring by 4wd Pepper Bush Adventures - rainforest qualia - dinning with a view Southern Ocean Lodge - sunset view True North - cruising at sunset True North - cruising past water falls Watsons Mountain Country Trail Rides - horse riding Western Australia - Kimberley boab trees Wrotham Park Lodge - lodge at sunset Wrotham Park Lodge - outside lounge
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2010-08-17
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2010-08-16
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2010-06-29
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2010-06-29
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South Australian Locations

South Australian is renowned for its gourmet food and wine and pristine environments. Within South Australia its landscapes varies greatly to the wide open landscape of the outback, to the island wilderness of Kangaroo Island and spectacular coast lines of the Eyre Peninsula.

Kangaroo Island is described as one of the most unspoilt wilderness areas where you can see Australian wildlife up close. Separated from the mainland eons ago, this small island is home to many of Australia's unique creatures. Meet koalas, kangaroos, wallabies, possums, bandicoots, echidnas, and platypus - to name a few. Experience the diversity of this pristine environment. Accomplished local guides from Exceptional Kangaroo Island will share unsurpassed knowledge of its history and ecology originating from a lifetime on the island.

The Flinders Ranges punctuate a huge expanse of "The Australian Vastness." This awe-inspiring region is home to several of our intimate station experiences featuring sprawling verandas, situated in 250 square miles of pristine wilderness such as Angorichina Station. You can explore on 4X4 trips, hike the beautiful mountains and enjoy hearty Australian Outback cuisine and the choice wines of the region. Once you have witnessed a sunset from atop a bluff on these age-old ranges, you will fully understand why your hosts have made it their home.

An unforgettable marine adventure awaits you as you travel west to the beginning of the Great Australian Bight where sandstone cliffs soar from the pristine ocean. Your host awill take you swimming with sea lions and dolphins in a remote secluded bay. You'll see, firsthand, some of the conservation efforts underway to protect this precious marine life.

Journey north of Adelaide and intoxicate your senses in the historic wine regions of the Barossa and Clare Valley's. The area is well known for its premium wines, innovative restaurants, magnificent old churches, wineries and cottages, traditional music, butchers and bakers - all in a peaceful rural setting where each season accentuates the beauty of the vineyards and the undulating hills.

Savour vintage wines at private tastings with proud locals who will share with you all that make the Valleys special. The Clare Valley has been described as, "the most unblemished wine region in Australia." It is the setting for critically acclaimed country houses where fine dining and award winning wines are luxuriously fused. Relax and unwind at stunning North Bundaleer Homestead.

The Barossa Valley is Australia's richest and best-known viticulture and wine making region. Situated one-hour drive north of Adelaide, this area is a richly textured, cultural icon based on years of tradition, creative energy and community pride. The Louise is a fabulous property in which to base yourself at for exploring the Barossa Valley.

Other regions of interest include the Murray River, Riverland, Mclaren Vale and Limestone Coast in the south-east of South Australia.


Adelaide 
Discover Adelaide's quiet charm as locals do, insulated from tourist crowds. Explore the City of Churches with its beautiful parkland areas. Renowned for its superb cuisine, relish in the taste sensations of Adelaide's cafes and restaurants. Festivals and [View]





Barossa Valley 
The Barossa Valley is known as the wine capital of Australia, a place where you can get a real taste for the finer things in life. Situated one-hour drive north of Adelaide, this area is a richly textured, cultural icon based on years of tradition [View]





Clare Valley 
If you're after an authentic slice of country Australia, look no further than the Clare Valley. The region consists of seven valleys, and with its rolling hills dotted with vineyards [View]





Eyre Peninsula 
If you want a holiday without the holiday crowds, head to the Eyre Peninsula and find out what the rest of the pack is missing out on. With more than 2,000 kilometres of coastline, you get as much space to yourself as you need. [View]





Flinders Ranges 
The Flinders Ranges punctuate a huge expanse of "The Australian Vastness". This awe-inspiring region is home to several of our intimate lodges featuring sprawling verandas, situated in 250 square miles of pristine wilderness. [View]





Kangaroo Island 
Described as the most unspoilt wilderness, this is an island seven times the size of Singapore, literally crawling with wildlife. The koalas aren't being cuddled - they're relaxing at home in native trees. [View]