Alpana Station

Welcome to Alpana Station!

Alpana Station is your ideal place in the Flinders Ranges for:

Alpana is a working sheep station in the heart of the Flinders Ranges perfectly situated for exploring the central Flinders Ranges region and enjoying the spectacular scenery, gorges, plants, birds and animals, bushwalks, 4WD tracks and more...

Your hosts, David and Sally Henery and John and Keziah Henery, love to welcome visitors to their property.

There is so much to see and do in this special part of South Australia they know you will love it as much as they do.

It is so easy to get to Alpana! You will find it 55km north of Wilpena Pound and 5km south of Blinman. Alpana's homestead is easily accessed by 2WD vehicles and standard vans on a fully sealed road from Wilpena Pound.

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Accommodation, camping, 4WD tracks, 4WD guided tours, 2WD drives, walks, bird watching, scenic flights, shopping, dining, mine tours, history, National Park, wildlife, geology, plants, campfires, spring water, unique scenery... there is so much to see and do in the central Flinders Ranges! Alpana Station is perfectly situated to use as your base to explore the area. A three night stay gives you two full days and there is easily enough to fill far more days than that.

Have you heard how perfect the weather is in the Flinders Ranges in Autumn? Yes we need rain but the days are perfect and the nights are cool. If it is not going to rain it might as well be nice!

Looking for a great place to stay in April? The Alpana Station shearers’ quarters is a quality accommodation option that is perfect for families and groups up to 15 people. It is currently available from April 3 to 22 inclusive. There is still plenty of camping sites available throughout April and even some powered sites, although Friday 27 is fully booked for powered sites. Nungawurtina Hut also has availability from April 6 to 12 inclusive and April 17 to 20 and April 25 to May 15. Contact us today to book any of these great options!

2018 marks 140 years since Alpana Station began as Alpana Farm in 1878, with the inaugural lease taken up by Paddy and Ann Henery on April 18. To celebrate we are offering a special package deal for the Mt Samuel Track and Sunset Hill 665. For all of 2018, everyone who drives the fabulous Mt Samuel 4WD self-drive track can also drive our scenic Sunset Hill 665 track FOR FREE on either the same day or the following day. That is a saving of $20 per vehicle! But wait, there’s more! Everyone staying at Alpana in the month of April will receive a free special celebration sticker. So come and help us celebrate 140 years of the Henery family at Alpana Station. Contact us today!

Get in Touch

(08) 8648 4626

Alpana Station


5 kms south of Blinman in the Central Flinders Ranges,
50 kms north of Wilpena,
500km north of Adelaide