Innamincka

Innamincka - Flinders Ranges And Outback - South Australia

The intriguing tiny outback town of Innamincka is famously known as the site of Burke and Wills' demise, after their hapless expedition from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria resulted in one lone survivor to tell the tale. Innamincka is situated nearby Cooper Creek, 1,065 kilometres north-east of Adelaide and has a population of 12 residents. Visit the memorial plaques marking Charles Sturt's expedition in 1845 along with Burke and Wills' memorial while the very famous Dig Tree, where supplies for their expedition were buried, can be visited 70 kilometres from the town centre, just over the Queensland border.

Relaxing by the Cullyamurra Waterhole on the creek is a popular pastime for locals and visitors for camping and fishing and ancient Aboriginal rock carvings can de found at the eastern point of the creek. Nature lovers and 4WD fans will appreciate the outstanding natural attractions at Innamincka Regional Reserve. Admire waterbirds and other colourful wildlife inhabiting the significant wetland areas that make up part of the 13,800 square kilometres of stunning reserve.


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