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Embark on a magical desert adventure with Arid Recovery's Sunset and Starlight Dinner Tours

Step into the heart of Australia's arid landscape with our Sunset Tours and Starlight Dinner experiences, operating from April to October. Witness the breathtaking desert sunset from our viewing platform, followed by an enchanting spotlight safari to meet the nocturnal residents, or indulge in a delightful two or three-course meal under the stars. These unforgettable tours offer a blend of nature, adventure, and culinary delight, promising a unique and moving experience in the wild outback.

Please note that tours are subject to road and weather conditions and may be cancelled and refunded on the day.

Sunset Tours


Arid Recovery sunset tours operate on Wednesdays and Fridays from April to October. Contact us for availability outside of these times.

Ticket Type
Sunset /Nocturnal Tour - Adults
(16 years+)
$60 per person (+ booking fees)
Sunset /Nocturnal Tour - Children
(3-16 years / Under 3 years free)
$30 per person (+ booking fees)
Specialised Tour
Contact us for availability (throughout April to October)
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  • Minimum of 3 people is required for a tour to run and a maximum of 8 (alternatives can be made for larger groups upon request)

  • Tours can take up to three and a half hours

  • Once at the Reserve, you will take a guided tour through some of the unique habitats of Australia’s arid zone before stopping at the viewing platform to watch the spectacular desert sunset.

  • At dusk, we will travel through the dunes to get up close and personal with some of the Reserve’s amazing animals, including burrowing bettongs and spinifex hopping mice.

  • What you need: your own vehicle, drinking water, sturdy enclosed footwear, long pants, a warm jacket, torch and camera.

  • Being a natural environment, we cannot guarantee what you will see, but we can guarantee a unique and moving experience.


Starlight Dinner


Wine and dine as you watch the sunset over the Arid Recovery dunes and see the Reserve come to life as the stars spread across the night sky.

Starlight Dinner - Gourmet meal under the stars
Catered by The Rotary Club of Roxby Downs District
Between $40 - $70 per person

Dinner by Starlight experiences include

  • Two or three course meal under the outback stars.

  • Drinks on the sunset viewing platform (BYO).

  • Spotlight safari to view animals.

  • Guided sunset & history walk.

  • The tour lasts 4.5 hours and departs one hour before sunset.

  • A minimum of 15 people are needed for a Starlight Dinner at Arid Recovery.

  • Being a natural environment, we cannot guarantee what you will see, but we can guarantee a unique and moving experience.

Operating between April and October, prices variable. Please contact Arid Recovery for more Information.


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