The Dutchmans Stern Conservation Park
Full park closure alert
The whole of the park will be closed from 21 March 2015 until 24 March 2015.
The bluff known as the Dutchmans Stern, located 10km north east of Quorn, is a prominent landmark. Home to a host of plants and animals, the Dutchmans Stern Conservation Park has plenty of walking trails to explore the rugged landscape.
Make your way to the summit via the Dutchmans Stern hiking trail. The summit offers spectacular views of Spencer Gulf, surrounding ranges and the Willochra Plain. The Heysen Trail also winds its way through the park.
Extend your visit overnight at the old homestead or shearers' quarters located within the park.
Dutchmans Stern Conservation Park is located 10km north west of Quorn. Access is via Arden Vale Road.
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Camping and accommodation
For a unique experience stay overnight in a classic 1950s Australian Homestead or shearers’ quarters, or get back to basics and find a secluded spot to pitch your tent among the park’s steep ranges and deep gorges.
Wood fires and solid fuel fires are prohibited throughout the year.
Gas fires are permitted other than on days of total fire ban.
Phone: (+61 8) 8634 7068
This park may be closed on days of extreme fire danger.
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