Things to Do

Centrally located in the Flinders Ranges is the historic township of Quorn, the set of many great Aussie films and home to the Award-winning, volunteer-run Pichi Richi Railway.  Regionally, we’re in a rich biodiverse landscape that offers plenty of opportunities for bushwalkers, cyclists, and 4WDers with training, tours and trails.

Local Attractions

Bird Watching

Bush Walking

Cycling Track in Area

Golf Nearby

Historical Sites in Area

Scenic Drives in Area

Swimimming Nearby - Seasonal

Lawn Bowls Nearby

Photographic Sites in Area

Tennis Court Nearby

Flinders Ranges Visitor Guide

For a complete list of all the area's attractions, including maps and details, please view this guide book.

View the Guide Book

Quorn Heritage Walk

Discover Quorn's historic buildings with a walk around the centre of town. View the brochure for information and directions.

View the Brochure

Pichi Richi Railway

Enjoy a half-day or full-day trip on the original Ghan route between Port Augusta and Quorn on the Pichi Richi Railway.  Ride in a restored steam or heritage diesel train and watch as gum-lined creeks, bluebush-studded hills and ancient rocky outcrops roll past.

Quorn Silo Light Show

Free, spectacular attraction, projecting every night from sunset, with sound on FM 87.6 at the Quorn Railway Precinct.

Photo by Paula McManus

Gardens and Birdwatching

Powell Gardens

  •  East Terrace & First Street, showcasing local plant species from a radius of 30 km, for the home garden.

Pithi Kawi, Quorn Bush Food Garden

  • Silo Road, Quorn (access from our front gate or via our coded back gate)

Bushwalking and Walking Trails

  • Devils Peak Trail
  • Dutchmans Stern Conservation Park
  • Heysen Trail - Walking - Seasonal
  • Mawson Trail - Cycling
  • Mount Brown Conservation Park
  • Warren Gorge
  • Waukerie Creek Walking Trail
  • Quorn Railway Station Yard
  • Quorn Town Heritage Walk

Recreation & Sport

  • Bowling Green (day & night)
  • Cricket Ground
  • Golf Course
  • Football Oval
  • Pistol & Shooting Range
  • Racecourse
  • Swimming Pool (seasonal)
  • Tennis/Netball Courts
  • Stockyard Arena
  • Skate Park

Community Facilities

  • Dog Park
  • Information Bay
  • Local History Archives (by appt.)
  • Picnic Spots
  • Public Toilets
  • Quorn School Community Library
  • Skate Park
  • Swimming Pool (Seasonal)
  • Town Oval
  • Playgrounds at Railway Terrace and at Quorn Town Oval
  • Skate Park