Park of the Month: Mount Remarkable National Park

Join us each month as we showcase our amazing national parks with our Park of the Month program.

Park of the Month is a great way to gain a deeper understanding of our special natural places and to find new ways to enjoy them.

June – Mount Remarkable National Park

Join us this month for events and activities in Mount Remarkable National Park.

Adventure and recreation

Fat Tyre Mountain Biking Festival
Saturday 12 June and Sunday 13 June
Main Street, Melrose
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Escapegoat Adventures – Fat Tyre Festival Mountain Bike Skills Sessions
Saturday 12 June and Sunday 13 June
Main Street, Melrose
Costs apply for these sessions
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Head for the Hills – Fat Tyre Festival Mountain Bike Skills Sessions
Saturday 12 June and Sunday 13 June
Main Street, Melrose
Costs apply for these sessions
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WEA Ramblers Bushwalking Club – Willowie Forest 7km Walk
Monday 14 June, 10:00am – 12:00pm
Willow Forest Trailhead, Mount Remarkable National Park
Cost: This event is FREE
Call Trevor Mead on 0413 433 725 to book

Art, Culture and Heritage

Saturday morning kids activities
Every Saturday in June, 9:00am – 11:00am
Mambray Creek Day Visitor Area, Mount Remarkable National Park
Cost: This event is FREE
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Baroota ruins and cemetery heritage walk
Sunday 13 June, 10:00am – 11:30am
Mambray Creek Day Visitor Area, Mount Remarkable National Park
Cost: This event is FREE
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Art in the Park with Gilbert Dashorst
Saturday 26 June and Sunday 27 June, 10:00am – 3:00pm
Mambray Creek Day Visitor Area, Mount Remarkable National Park
Cost: This event is FREE
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Health and Wellbeing

Nature Therapy Forest bathing in Willowie Forest
Saturday 12 June
Willowie Forest, Mount Remarkable National Park
Cost: $20 per person
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Nature and wildlife

Ranger-guided sunset wildlife walk
5, 12, 13, 19 & 26 June, 4:00pm – 6:30pm
Mambray Creek Day Visitor Area, Mount Remarkable National Park
Cost: This event is FREE
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July – Northern Eyre Peninsula parks

Join us in July for events in Upper Spencer Gulf Marine Park, Whyalla Conservation Park and Gawler Ranges National Park.

Nature and Wildlife

Cuttlefish Snorkelling Tour
Saturday 3 July, Wednesday 7 July and Saturday 10 July, 2:00pm – 3:30pm and 3:30pm – 5:00pm
Cuttlefish Coast Sanctuary Zone, Upper Spencer Gulf Marine Park
$79.00 – Adults
$49.00 – Children/Concession
$229.00 – Family (2 adults + 2 children)
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Curious Cuttles Science, Art and VR in the Pub Night
Saturday 10 July, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
South Whyalla Football Club
$10.00 - Adults
$5.00 – Children/Concession
Use promo code PUB50 at checkout to get 50% off.
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Saltmarsh Discovery Tour
Friday 9 July and Tuesday 13 July, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Upper Spencer Gulf Marine Park, Eight Mile Creek Beach, Whyalla
This event is FREE, bookings are required.
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What's coming up in 2021

Events and activities for each month are not released until close to the month, check back on the website or on the National Parks and Wildlife Service South Australia Facebook page to keep in the loop.

  • July - Parks of the Northern Eyre Peninsula
  • August - Parks of the Barossa Valley
  • September - Parks of the Glenthorne Precinct
  • October - Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park
  • November - Parks of the Limestone Coast
  • December - Parks of Eastern Kangaroo Island

Host an event

We encourage community groups, schools, local business and tour operators to host engaging, fun and family-friendly events in parks as part of Park of the Month. Find out how you can host an event.