Western Wilpena Pound | flinders ranges

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Merna Mora

Merna Mora is a popular tourist destination in the Wilpena Pound area of the Central Flinders Ranges.

Merna Mora Tourism plays a vital part in the cattle and sheep station enterprise and offers a genuine and authentic experience for those wishing to escape and witness the outback lifestyle and atmosphere. Resident hosts offer a personalised touch.

Merna Mora provides a comfortable and central base for interest groups, families and individuals to relax and enhance their knowledge of the general Flinders area. The resident hosts are 5th generation locals who have been hosting visitors to the area commercially since 1968.

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Merna Mora

We offer a variety of farm stay and self contained accommodation.

This includes self contained accommodation (9 cabins), 10 bunkhouse type accommodation (Torrens Rooms), powered sites and bush camping in a secluded creek setting. Merna Mora has the facilities to host coach groups of up to 45. A fully equipped communal kitchen is available.


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Merna Mora

attractions in and close to

Merna Mora

Merna Mora and the surrounding area is steeped in history and has many artifacts and evidence of the early days of settlement. Many of these attractions are restricted to conducted or tag along tours and are not located on public access roads.

The Mawson Bike trail traverses the Moralana Scenic Drive. Merna Mora is a convenient stopover on the two day ride from Hawker to Rawnsley and Wilpena.

Blacks Gap

This area forms part of the Heysen Trail. Bushwalkers can walk from here through Bridle Gap into Wilpena Pound (6 – 7 hour hike).

Jarvis Hill Lookout

Jarvis Hill Lookout is about 7 km West of Hawker and is a popular attraction for visitors who drive up there to view the Hawker

Bridle Gap

Bridle Gap pass located just 15km from Merna Mora forms part of the Heysen Trail and links the Moralana Gorge with Wilpena Pound.