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Breakaways Conservation Park

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Stuart St, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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All reviews dirt road beautiful scenery the loop dingo fence salt and pepper stuart highway information centre natural beauty wheel drive lunar landscape self drive inland sea awe inspiring well worth the trip couple of hours painted desert in town
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Reviewed October 6, 2015

Don't miss the drive to the Breakaways - beautiful scenery even if the flies were a nusiance - but hey - what do expect in the outback ! A great photo opportunity for all.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed October 2, 2015

Drove out to the breakaways from Coober Pedy for a look. Road from the Sturt hwy was gravel but wide and in good condition, its not that far from coober, about half an hour. Well worth the drive for some great views, very quiet out...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 26, 2015

An amazing place that has a spellbinding and timeless quality. Scenes from several famous Australian movies were shot here.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 21, 2015

Do go here, even though you have to do 10km of dirt road, the landscape is unique, colourful, and photogenic

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 21, 2015

Don't miss this conservation park with its varied and highly coloured landforms. Situated beside the heritage dog fence and easily accessible in dry weather by 2WD car from Cobber Pedy a visit to this area gives a glimpse of the wild outback and arid land...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 16, 2015

Only a short drive from Coober pedy on reasonable dirt road, well worth the trip. For great colours go later in the day

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 15, 2015

Every unique aspect of this Park and the surrounding areas of mining and Coober Pedy is revealed by driving the recommended loop around and through the Breakaways. Stunning views of the desert, and yellow and white hills are well worth the short drive.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed September 15, 2015

Driving through you feel as if you are on another planet! the strange shapes of the Breakaways and the colours are like nothing I had seen before. Walking around there is very little/no vegetation in places just bare rock and scree with the occasional bird,...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank heathcross
Reviewed September 14, 2015

Worth going out to see. Spectacular country. The dog fence is close by as well with more opportunities for great photos.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank 167darrenm
Reviewed September 10, 2015

An incredible land form that will leave you quite amazed and without words. Definitely worth a visit if you are either in Coober Pedy or just passing through.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Leah S
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Response from podrozniczka60 | Reviewed this property |
You can drive to the area from the Start Highway and get off at the first viewing point. There is a great view from there and a place to picnic. No payment necessary. Short hikes from there will allow you to see a few other... More
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Arlene R
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