After our walk into Wilpena Pound, we returned to the resort and booked a scenic flight over the pound for the next morning before we were to leave for Adelaide.
|Our accommodation, which was very comfortable.|
In 1969 the gauge became standard and the trains no longer needed to stop here. The farmers in the area were hit by continual drought and a rabbit plague and so the town started to die.
Burra is a fascinating historical copper mining town with many wonderful buildings to see. Unfortunately, we were not there long enough.
We were soon whizzing along past many more farms on our way to Adelaide, the capital of South Australia.