"Life is either a daring adventure

or nothing at all."

Quote - Helen Keller / Image - Jessica Clark Photography

Booking Office - BackTrack Adventures  ~ ph (07) 3850 7651

222A Barry Parade Fortitude Valley Queensland 4006  ~  cta@backtrack.com.au

Self-driving guests - We ask that self-driving guests arrive for 12.30 noon at Yadlamalka ( we recommend four wheel drive vehicles for the dirt road from Port August City to Yadlamalka Station ) and 2:30 p.m at Beltana.

Return Transfers - You can leave your car at home and travel in comfort with Genesis Tour and Charter. Contact ph (08) 8552 4000 ~ genesis@genesistransport.com.au

Arrival 2020:

Genesis Tour & Charter transport company departs from Adelaide City in South Australia at the Adelaide Central Bus Station or your pre-arranged Adelaide City CBD Hotel on the morning of Day 1 to either Port Augusta City for Yadlamalka Station trekkers in March, April and May or Beltana Station in the Far North Flinders Ranges in June and July on Monday and Thursday's, leaving Adelaide at 6.45am. Yadlamalka trekkers will arrive in Port Augusta City at 11am to enjoy a coffee or tea at Archers Table Cafe before departing with Camel Treks Australia crew to complete the 60km dirt road adventure in one of their late model land cruiser four wheel drives. Beltana Station trekkers will arrive in the early afternoon( depending on weather and traffic conditions )and Camel Treks Australia cameleers will collect trekkers and luggage for transportation to the first nights camp location in one of our all terrain four wheel drives. 

 

Departure 2020: 

Genesis Tour & Charter transport company departs for Adelaide City from Archers Table Cafe in Port Augusta City at 11am ( Camel Treks Australia crew will depart Yadlamalka Station with guests at 10am.) Beltana Station trekkers depart the campsite with cameleers by four wheel drive and meet Genesis Tour & Charter at the turn off on the main Leigh Creek Hwy for an approximate departure time of 7.30am. Cameleers will remain with guests until they have boarded. 

Both Yadlamalka Station and Beltana Station services stops for refreshments and regular toilet breaks arriving in Adelaide City at the Adelaide Central Bus Station between 4.00pm - 6.00pm depending on weather and traffic conditions.

Guests planning to catch evening flights from the Adelaide City International Airport can pay an additional fee of $10 per person for Genesis Tour & Charter to transport them directly to the airport arriving at approximately 6pm which allows for check-in on most domestic and International evening flights. 

Contact us to arrange a phone chat or to receive a comprehensive information pdf.

We're here to answer any queries or process trek bookings via on-line payments or old fashioned cheques in the mail. Let us help you adventure!

2020

January / February / March in India, Mongolia and Australia

INDIA, RAJASTHAN and the THAR DESERT

1st - 14th January 2020

Rajasthan is India at its colourful best...the austere and atmospheric landscapes of the desert and ancient Aravali mountains, the romance of Rajasthan’s heritage and chivalry, the hospitality and humour of the people whether from regal lineage or simple, dignified desert-dwellers, their genuine warmth will touch your heart. Bookings for India are managed by Clare at Back Track Adventures, please call 07 3850 7651 for further information and to make a booking. 

MONGOLIA and the GOBI DESERT

3rd - 15th March 2020

The Mongolia, Gobi Desert journey is a celebration of the Bactrian Camel and the important role it plays in the lives of the Gobi's nomads. Mongolia, since prehistoric times, has been inhabited by nomads, this fully catered journey travels with an extended nomadic family through the enormously panoramic southern Gobi Desert, gaining insights into Mongolia and it's nomadic culture. We welcome you on our fourth journey in to the Gobi Desert. Bookings for Mongolia are managed by Clare at Back Track Adventures, please call 07 3850 7651 for further information and to make a booking. 

3 Day / 3 Night Camel Riding Safari on Yadlamalka Station in the Flinders Ranges

March 27th - 30th 2020 / $1,860 per adult

Perfect for a quick getaway and designed to occur over weekends making for an easy city escape. Arriving at Yadlamalka Station by 12.30 midday, meet the camels for an induction into cameleering followed by an evening camp site and camp fire meal. Treks explore varied tracks in a spectacular region of the Flinders Ranges. Treks conclude with a 10am transfer to Port Augusta to meet Genesis Tour & Charter at Archers Cafe for the return journey back to Adelaide. Guests self driving can depart at midday. 

This trek is offered during the public school holidays and families are welcome to attend.

Please reload

Australia  March - April 2020

 

3 Day / 3 Night Camel Trek suitable for families on Yadlamalka Station, South Australia

March 27th - 30th 2020 / $1,860 per adult

Perfect for a quick getaway and designed to occur over weekends making for an easy city escape. Arriving at Yadlamalka Station by 12.30 midday, meet the camels for an induction into cameleering followed by an evening camp site and camp fire meal. Treks explore varied tracks in a spectacular region of the Flinders Ranges. Treks conclude with a 10am transfer to Port Augusta to meet Genesis Tour & Charter at Archers Cafe for the return journey back to Adelaide. Guests self driving can depart at midday. 

This trek is offered during the public school holidays and families are welcome to attend.