Wangara Lookout, Wilpena

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Wangara Lookout offers panoramic views over dense vegetation in the southern part of Wilpena Pound. Not one but two lookouts with viewing platforms can be easily reached via a wide level trail that starts from the visitor center, and then follows a creek through tall bush and pines before continuing past Hills Homestead. Watch out for kangaroos along the way, and pay attention to signboards near the cottage explaining the hard conditions the original settlers had to tackle with in order to survive on this inhospitable land. Amenities include restrooms and picnic tables. With our world travel planner, Wilpena attractions like Wangara Lookout can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • From Wilpena Pound Resort and Campground, it was a nice walk on a flat path through the tranquil forest to get to Hills Homestead, and then a walk up an inclined path to the Wangara Lookout. There...  more »
  • A relatively easy must do walk to get a good taste and breadth of what Wilpena Pound has to offer. Great views and a real contrast in scenary as you move through the Gap and into the Pound. An easy.....  more »
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