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“Amazing, once in a life time experience” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Wallaby Tracks Adventure Day Tours

Wallaby Tracks Adventure Day Tours
Ranked #2 of 9 things to do in Quorn
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Victoria
2 reviews
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“Amazing, once in a life time experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2011

Paul Keen, owner of Wallaby Tracks took myself, a friend and two other ladies (4 females aged 40 - 77 years old) to Coober Pedy, Painted Desert, Breakaways and Oodnadatta track following the Old Ghan Railway route. He then took us on the most amazing walk around Halligan Bay, Lake Eyre. It was serenely beautiful. He arranged flight over Lake Eyre and then took us to Cowards Springs and Roxby Downs. Total length of tour was 5 days / 4 nights. He was thoroughly professional, knew all the best places to eat and included very generous meals in his package. He was an extremely safe driver over very rough roads and thoroughly looked after us. His 4 wd was very comfortable and the camping facilities were excellent. The pacakage was extremely good value and we saw sites we would never have reached without him.

Visited August 2011
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“Great way to see the Flinders Ranges”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2010

My friend and I did a 3.5 day Flinders Ranges Mountain Safari tour with Paul Keen in May. Paul was very responsive during the planning stages returning calls and emails promptly (he manages this even while touring in the most islolated places - he is very customer focused). We caught the bus from Adelaide to Port Augusta where he met us and took us to his (modest) house in Quorn for dinner. We left early the next morning, spotting yellow footed wallabies in the first hour. Lunch by a billabong, then Wilpena Pound and on to Chambers Gorge to camp the night. We camped in the Gorge and had a great walk next morning before driving on to Arkaroola. A lot of distance is covered in the 3 days but the scenery is stunning and there are lots of stops. Paul spotted sturt peas in full flower along the road and is a mine of information about birds and plants. The camping was great fun, food really good and Paul could not do enough to ensure our comfort and enjoyment of the area, including stopping at the Parachilna Hotel for lunch at my request. On our return to Quorn he waited until 9pm to drive us to Port Augusta to catch our bus north instead of finishing at the usual time of 5pm.
We were very impressed with Paul and the way he runs his business - he is very genuine and committed to his clients. It was a great way for us to experience the Flinders Ranges and we left wishing we'd done the longer tour.

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