Road Trip Tools

Useful links and resources to use throughout your Flinders Ranges and Outback Road Trip.

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    Emergency Services

    In the case of a breakdown in the outback, do not leave your vehicle.

    Emergency contacts for the Flinders Ranges and Outback are listed under Emergency Services.

    Road Reports

    Road Conditions Hotlines

    Check Road Reports Online

    Weather Updates

    COVID-19 Restrictions and Border Closures

    Fire Safety

    During the Fire Danger Season, generally from 1 November to 15 April, there are strict conditions for lighting any fire, including a campfire.

    Download the Alert SA app or use the CFS Facebook page to stay informed. Monitor the daily weather forecast and Fire Danger Ratings, and listen for warning messages from the CFS on your local radio station.

    Further bushfire safety information is available by contacting the Bushfire Information Hotline on 1300 362 361 (TTY 13 36 77), or visit

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