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"Jobs fill your pocket, but adventures fill your soul."

Quote - Jamie Lyn Beatty 

* Please note - We are accepting 20% non-refundable deposits for 2019 and 2020 Camel Treks.  Guests will be notified once their deposit has been received and will be emailed within 4 - 6 weeks prior to their trek commencement date for full payments to be processed. Group bookings attract generous discounts. Non refundable deposits can be transferred to other treks in the event of ill health of other such circumstances.

Are you a boomerang guest? Returning friends can join us for a discount! Simply use the code 'BOOMERANG' at checkout and receive 10% off on your trek.

2019

May 

Private School Group in the Far North Flinders Ranges

May 6th - 10th 2019 / Fully Booked (TG)

​Camel Treks Australia leads outback journeys committed to offering teachers and students unique camping experiences in the Flinders Ranges, South Australia's largest mountain range and Australia's most ancient landscape located 500km north of Adelaide city. The Flinders Ranges provide spectacular and varied landscapes to explore.

Private School Group with Photography Focus where movie 'Tracks' was Filmed

May 13th - 17th 2019 / (WASG) Fully Booked

The Flinders Ranges provides spectacular and varied landscapes for students to explore, photograph and film. Whilst camping outdoors students sleep in comfortable warm swags and enjoy creating healthy camp oven tucker prepared prepared over the fire. This trek will take place on the western side of Beltana Station in the far north Flinders Ranges of outback South Australia.

4 Day / 4 Night Camel Riding Trek on Historic Beltana Station

May 20th - May 24th 2019 - $1,860 per person ( 6 spaces available / maximum 12 guests )

You'll love the spectacular and varied landscapes of the Far North Flinders Ranges. Arrive at Historic Beltana Station in the afternoon between 1.30 - 2.30pm. Four day treks explore beautiful creeks, gibber plains, and sand dunes, each days landscape is different from the day before. Genesis Tour & Charter bus company offers comfortable return charters with lunch and toilet breaks from Adelaide City. Visit our web sites Location page for further bus service information. 

4 Day Photography Themed Camel Trek on HIstoric Beltana Station

May 20th - May 24th 2019 - $2,280.00 per person ( 6 places available / maximum 12 guests )

A Professional Photographer will be your photography mentor on this trek. Learn what it takes to capture memorable images. They will offer tuition and guidance, discuss composition, camera settings and modes, making the most of the beautiful natural light of the landscape, and much more, answering any photography questions you may have from beginners through to intermediates and advanced.

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June, July & August 2019 - Extended treks for the adventurous!

'Journey to Lake Torrens' or Off the famous Birdsville Track '

Private Secondary School Group

June 3rd - June 7th 2019 / Fully Booked (CBWG)

The Flinders Ranges provide spectacular and varied landscape for students to explore. Whilst camping outdoors, students sleep in comfortable, warm swags and enjoy established the rolling dunes of the historical Beltana Station where the first Australian cameleers traversed.

9 Day Desert Expedition, 'Off the World Famous Birdsville Track'

July Monday 1st - Tuesday 9th 2019 / ( 10 spaces remaining / maximum 14 guests )

The Birdsville Track began during the late 1880’s as the main stock route from Birdsville to Marree. The diversity of country between the four deserts, Tirari, Strzelecki, Sturt Stony and Simpson Desert is contrasted by the wetlands of Clayton river.

You'll develop a relationship with the camels, camp under thousands of stars and dine on meals prepared over the camp fire flames by our chef. Full extended days allow for a new rhythm to develop, one that will connect you to yourself and nature.

Guests can choose to self drive or book a return bus seat with Genesis Tour & Charter, journeying from Adelaide to the Birdsville Track S.A. 

9 Day Desert Expedition, 'Off the World Famous Birdsville Track'

July Thursday 11th - Friday 19th 2019 $3,240.00 per person ( 4 places available / maximum 14 guests )

The Birdsville Track began during the late 1880’s as the main stock route from Birdsville to Marree. The diversity of country between the four deserts, Tirari, Strzelecki, Sturt Stony and Simpson Desert is contrasted by the wetlands of Clayton river.

You'll develop a relationship with the camels, camp under thousands of stars and dine on meals prepared over the camp fire flames by our chef. Full extended days allow for a new rhythm to develop, one that will connect you to yourself and nature.

Guests can choose to self drive or book a return bus seat with Genesis Tour & Charter, journeying from Adelaide to the Birdsville Track S.A. 

July - August Desert Expedition / Private Secondary Group

Tuesday, July 23rd - Thursday, August 1st 2019 / Fully Booked ( St. K )

Camel Treks Australia leads outback journeys committed to offering teachers and students unique camping experiences.An exciting exploration from the Birdsville track to Lake Eyre North; students navigate, cook, load the packsaddles as the Afhgan Cameleers did in days gone by, they prepare their own tasty tucker and test their self sufficiency skills with support crew in the background guiding only when necessary. An expansive landscape and personal journey for secondary students. 

9 Day Desert Expedition, 'Off the World Famous Birdsville Track'

August Monday 5th - Tuesday 13th 2019 / $3,240 per person ( 4 spaces remaining / maximum 14 guests )

​The Birdsville Track began during the late 1880’s as the main stock route from Birdsville to Marree. The diversity of country between the four deserts, Tirari, Strzelecki, Sturt Stony and Simpson Desert is contrasted by the wetlands of Clayton river.

You'll develop a relationship with the camels, camp under thousands of stars and dine on meals prepared over the camp fire flames by our chef. Full extended days allow for a new rhythm to develop, one that will connect you to yourself and nature.

Guests can choose to self drive or book a return bus seat with Genesis Tour & Charter, journeying from Adelaide to the Birdsville Track S.A. 

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September / October 2019

4 Day / 4 Night Camel Riding Trek on Historic Beltana Station

September 2nd - 6th 2019 - $1,860 per person ( 5 spaces available / maximum 12 guests )

NEW LISTING

 

You'll love the spectacular and varied landscapes of the Far North Flinders Ranges. Arrive at Historic Beltana Station in the afternoon between 1.30 - 2.30pm. Four day treks explore beautiful creeks, gibber plains, and sand dunes, each days landscape is different from the day before. Genesis Tour & Charter bus company offers comfortable return charters with lunch and toilet breaks from Adelaide City. Visit our web sites Location page for further bus service information. 

9 Day Journey to 'Lake Torrens' in the Far North Flinders Ranges

September 9th - 17th 2019 / $3,240 per person ( 7 spaces available / maximum 12 guests )

The rugged, weathered peaks and wide creek beds of the Flinders Ranges in Outback South Australia form some of the most dramatic and beautiful landscapes in the country. We trek to Lake Torrens, the second largest salt lake in the southern hemisphere that stretches for 250km in a breathtakingly stark wilderness, providing excellent opportunities for photographers and budding geologists. Skirted by red and yellow sand dunes, this salt bush country offers a stark contrast to the distant ridges of the Flinders Ranges.

W.W private school camp focused on sufficiency & growth from middle school to beyond.

September 21st - 27th 2019 / W.W.S ( Fully Booked )

Students and private groups enjoy spectacular varied landscapes to explore. Camping outdoors students sleep in comfortable warm swags and participate in activities ranging from evening Astronomy telescope sessions through to walking with Aboriginal Elders learning about survival and culture. All camp grounds are discovered along the way and offer an excellent base for students to prepare camp oven meals, build camp fires and feel great about living outside in nature.

Family Themed Camel Riding Trek

September 30th - October 4th 2019 / (Fully Booked)

Camel Treks Australia offers specific family themed Camel Treks so that families can fully relax knowing anyone embarking on a Family Trek is expecting to be around kids. These treks are a favourite for the Ellis family. They enjoy seeing children happily occupied camel riding and exploring new terrains, sighting for shooting stars and camping at night.

9 Day Journey to 'Lake Torrens' in the Far North Flinders Ranges

October Monday 7th - Tuesday 15th 2019 / $3,240 per person ( 10 spaces available / maximum 14 guests )

NEW LISTING

 

The rugged, weathered peaks and wide creek beds of the Flinders Ranges in Outback South Australia form some of the most dramatic and beautiful landscapes in the country. We trek to Lake Torrens, the second largest salt lake in the southern hemisphere that stretches for 250km in a breathtakingly stark wilderness, providing excellent opportunities for photographers and budding geologists. Skirted by red and yellow sand dunes, this salt bush country offers a stark contrast to the distant ridges of the Flinders Ranges.

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2020

January / February / March

INDIA, RAJASTHAN and the THAR DESERT

1st - 14th January 2020

Rajasthan is India at its colourful best...the incredible light, 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, they will touch your heart.

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.

MOROCCO and the SAHARA DESERT

March 2020 DATES TBD / ( 14 spaces remaining / maximum 14 guests )

Our tour will take you through the markets of Marrakesh, into the Sahara for the camel part of your journey along the Erg Chegaga Dunes, as well as cities like Casablanca, Fez, and the unforgettable blue city of Chefchaouen.​

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April / May 2020

 

Family-Theme Camel Trek

April 10th - 13th 2020 / $1,460 per adult ( 4 spaces available / maximum 12 guests )

Families can fully relax knowing anyone embarking on a Family Trek is expecting to be around kids. These treks are a favourite for the Ellis family; they enjoy seeing children happily occupied camel riding and exploring new terrains, sighting for shooting stars and camping at night. Kids are encouraged to look out for native animals on the tracks whilst riding or walking, collect firewood, and roast marshmallows around the camp fire.

Family Treks are offered for children aged between 4 and 12 years at a 20% discount

4 Day / 4 Night Camel Trek on Histroic Beltana Station

April 13th - April 17th 2020 / $1,860 per person ( 9 spaces remaining / maximum 12 guests )

You'll love the spectacular and varied landscapes of the Far North Flinders Ranges. Arrive at the historic Beltana Station in the afternoon between 1.30 - 2.30pm and enjoy a camel ride that delivers you to your campsite and an evening camp fire meal. Four day treks explore beautiful gorges, creeks and plains, each days landscape is different from the day before. Genesis Tour & Charter bus company offers comfortable return charters with lunch and toilet breaks from Adelaide City. Visit our web sites Location page for further bus service information. 

4 Day / 4 Night Camel Trek on Histroic Beltana Station

April 20th - April 24th 2020 / $1,860 per person ( maximum 12 guests )

You'll love the spectacular and varied landscapes of the Far North Flinders Ranges. Arrive at the historic Beltana Station in the afternoon between 1.30 - 2.30pm and enjoy a camel ride that delivers you to your campsite and an evening camp fire meal. Four day treks explore beautiful gorges, creeks and plains, each days landscape is different from the day before. Genesis Tour & Charter bus company offers comfortable return charters with lunch and toilet breaks from Adelaide City. Visit our web sites Location page for further bus service information. 

2020 PRIVATE TREKS

MORE DATES COMING SOON

Keep an eye on our calendar page for more updates for our treks in 2020.

It's never too early to start planning your next adventure!

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June / July / August 2020

Dalhousie Springs - Witjira National Park

Monday, 22 June - Tuesday, 30 June 2020 / (maximum 14 guests)

Soak in the warm waters at the National Heritage-listed Dalhousie Springs in Witjira National Park, observe Dingoes, prolific bird life, the Central Bearded Dragon, Gould’s Sand Goanna and, if you’re lucky, Red Kangaroos in their natural habitat.

Register your interest and be the first to know about reservations!

Dalhousie Springs - Witjira National Park

Monday, 6 July - Tuesday, 14 July 2020 / (maximum 14 guests)

The National Heritage-listed Dalhousie Springs was enjoyed by Aboriginal people for thousands of years as a source of food, shelter and medicine. Come and experience it's abundance, then journey farther into Witjira National Park.

Register your interest and be the first to know about reservations!

Private July Desert Expedition, Off the World Famous Birdsville Track

Moday, 13 July - Tuesday, 21 July 2020 / ( Fully Booked )

The Birdsville Track began during the 1880’s as the main stock route from Birdsville to Marree. The diversity of country between the four deserts, Tirari, Strzelecki, Sturt Stony and Simpson Desert is contrasted by the wetlands of Clayton river.

 

You'll develop a relationship with the camels, camp under thousands of stars and dine on meals prepared over the camp fire flames. 7 days allows for a new rhythm to develop, one that will connect you to yourself and nature.

 

Guests can choose to self drive or book a return bus seat with Genesis Tour & Charter, journeying from Adelaide to the Birdsville Track S.A. 

July - August Desert Expedition / Private Secondary Group

July/August 2020 / Fully Booked ( St.K )

Camel Treks Australia leads outback journeys committed to offering teachers and students unique camping experiences.An exciting exploration from the Birdsville track to Lake Eyre South; students navigate, cook, saddle and ride Camels, prepare their own tasty tucker and test their self sufficiency skills with support crew in the background guiding only when necessary. An expansive landscape and personal journey for secondary students. 

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September 2020

Cooper Creek and the Dig Tree

Monday, 7 September - Tuesday, 15 September / (maximum 14 guests)

​The Dig Tree stands at Cooper Creek, one of the world’s last wild rivers. Waterholes are a particular feature, and home to an estimated 200 bird species, 330 plants species, 11 native fish species, 18 marsupial species and 32 reptile species.

Register your interest and be the first to know about reservations!

W.W private school camp focused on sufficiency & growth from middle school to beyond.

September 19th - 25th 2020 / W.W.S Fully Booked

Students and private groups enjoy spectacular varied landscapes to explore. Camping outdoors students sleep in comfortable warm swags and participate in activities ranging from evening Astronomy telescope sessions through to walking with Aboriginal Elders learning about survival and culture. All camp grounds are discovered along the way and offer an excellent base for students to prepare camp oven meals, build camp fires and feel great about living outside in nature.

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2021

January / February / March 2021

Adventure in INDIA

2021 DATES TBD

Rajasthan is India at its colourful best...the incredible light, the atmospheric landscapes of the Great Indian Desert and ancient Aravali mountains, the romance of Rajasthan’s heritage and chivalry. And above all, the hospitality and humour of the people whether from regal lineage or simple, dignified desert-dwellers, and their arts and crafts. Guests will explore the sites before camping with the Bedouins and enjoying the incomparable Bikaner Camel Festival.

MONGOLIA

2021 DATES TBD

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.

MOROCCO and the SAHARA DESERT

2021 DATES TBD

Our tour will take you through the markets of Marrakesh, into the Sahara for the camel part of your journey along the Erg Chegaga Dunes, as well as cities like Casablanca, Fez, and the unforgettable blue city of Chefchaouen.​

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May / June / July / August / September 2021

2021 Private Treks and Remote Journeys

Stay tuned!

There's always an adventure on the horizon. Keep an eye on the website for updates and changes!

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