Catninga B&B

South Australia

About the property
B&B accommodation set amongst deep gorges and high mountain ranges with rugged rock formations and magnificent panoramas 'Catninga' is the perfect choice to give you a taste of the Flinders Ranges. If you are after camping please review our other listing for camping.

The homestead was built in the late 1800's when it was run as a merino sheep/wool producing property. It was later used for the film set of the Australian film 'The Kangaroo' 1952.

Today, Catninga is a small working cattle & horse property, bush camping and nature adventure wonderland. Enjoy our million star accommodation!
Nearest main town and distance
Port Augusta, 26kms east
Rail Carriage B&B
1 available | max occupancy: 2 per B&B
$ 110.00
per B&B per night
1 bedroom (Queen x1) | 1 living room (0 sofa beds) | 1 bathroom
Charming old rail carriage with original arched wooden ceiling complete with ensuite and kitchen facilities. Comfortable queen bed with electric blanket for those cold winter nights. Reverse cycle air-conditioning to ensure the perfect climate. Cosy 2 seater leather couch to relax on after your scenic hike around the property.
1 bedroom (Queen x1) | 1 living room (0 sofa beds) | 1 bathroom
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Activities & Tours
Walks & Hikes
$ 0.00
1 bedroom (Queen x1) | 1 living room (0 sofa beds) | 1 bathroom
There are many walks & hikes at Catninga including the Peter Goode Gully walk which takes you onto the Heysen Trail and to the summit of Mt Brown. Other walks around the property are full of interesting encounters, like the many native fauna and flora to be seen and the abundant bush tucker if you know where to look. Information available.
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Catninga 4WD Tour
$ 95.00
1 bedroom (Queen x1) | 1 living room (0 sofa beds) | 1 bathroom
4x4 guided scenic trip; half day or extend it out to include a leisurely lunch stop at ‘the camp shed’ situated at the top of the scenic track. From easy drive with spectacular views of the Flinders Ranges overlooking the beautiful Spencer Gulf, to the more challenging tracks. Drive through rugged gorges and majestic gum creeks. View the abundant wild life. Drive along ridge tops where wedge tailed eagles can be seen playing in the up-drafts. The views are amazing.
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Free Range Eggs - 1 Dozen
$ 4.00
Farm fresh free range eggs available @ $4 per dozen
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Free Range Eggs - 1/2 Dozen
$ 2.00
Free range eggs are $2 for half a dozen
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Free Range BBQ Pack for 1
$ 15.00
Selection of free range beef products.
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Free range BBQ Pack for 2
$ 25.00
Selection of free range beef products.
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Accommodation features
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Food and drink
Common areas
Business facilities
accessible by: By Car
Cancellation Policy
Moderate: Guest can cancel up to 10 days before check-in for a full refund (except fee)
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Safety warnings Print Warnings
Disabled access

This host provides access and mobility for

Physical disabilities
Guide dogs
Deaf & hearing impaired

Guide dogs are welcome

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Heather Summerton
About the host, Heather Summerton
Member since February 2017
Hi, I'm Heather and I live at Catninga with my partner Brian where we run cattle and horses. We have recently started up a small tourist operation with a B&B and camp sites. My hobby is horse riding. I love animals and the outdoors.
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