ABOUT ILKURLKA VISITOR CENTRE AND ROADHOUSE

 

Ilkurlka Visitor Centre and Roadhouse is a small community-controlled outstation run by the Spinifex People and roadhouse on the Anne Beadell Highway in Western Australia. It is probably the most remote roadhouse in Australia and is the only outpost on the Anne Beadell Highway between Coober Pedy and Laverton.

 

Click here for our opening hours. The shop will also open outside normal trading hours as required – just come down to the house and ask! (no callout fee).

We are now an accredited Australian Tourism Business with the Green Tick! 

 

What is available?

 

  • Visitor information kiosk (more IT equipment coming, including wall mounted Smart TV display)

  • EFTPOS facilities - we take Visa or Mastercard. There is a 1.5% transaction fee to cover our costs.

  • Diesel and Opal fuel. Note that we only have very limited stocks of Opal fuel so please call ahead on 08 9037 1147 prior to travel.

  • Groceries and soft drinks (no fresh produce)

  • Optus mobile phone coverage

  • Some vehicle spares

  • Locally produced artefacts and art from the renowned Spinifex Arts Project

  • Studio accommodation

  • Campground with shower, toilet, covered barbeque area.

  • Self-contained studio accommodation

  • Public phone

  • Tour group facilities - please call ahead

 

Motor mechanical repairs are not available at Ilkurlka or along the Anne Beadell Highway. A small mechanical workshop is available at Ilkurlka for limited DIY repairs

Call (08) 90371147

Paupiyala Tjarutja Aboriginal Corporation
Welcome to Ilkurlka Visitor Centre!

ILKURLKA

 

Ilkurlka is open for business!

We are pleased to announce that Ilkurlka has reopened. It has been a long time coming!

As well as offering roadhouse facilities (diesel, limited supplies of opal/petrol, basic groceries and a campground) we have an excellent display of artwork created by the Spinifex people.

Normal COVID19 precautions apply - visitors will need to wear masks inside the roadhouse.

We look forward to welcoming you!

Please feel free to contact us for travel updates.

**Update: Ilkurlka will be closed until mid afternoon on Friday 8 July. Sorry for any inconvenience - we will reopen as soon as we can on that date. Please feel free to use the campground if you are waiting.**

 

 

 

 

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