Luxury camping in Australia

This item appears on page 63 of the May 2016 issue.

Tourism Australia has compiled a list of 28 campgrounds in Australia with luxury tents and/or luxury cabins.

One such campsite is Ikara Safari Camp (Wilpena Road, Via Hawker, 5434 South Australia; phone +61 800 805 802,, located at the Wilpena Pound Resort, where guests can stay in a safari tent with a king-sized bed, a bathroom en suite and electricity. For up to four people in a tent, a night costs AUD498 (near $351).

Campgrounds are listed for each territory, including Tasmania and near the cities of Canberra and Sydney. For descriptions and links, visit