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Karara Rangeland Park Tour, Melangata Station Stay and campfire cooking, in wild flower season – 5 days

August 14 at 8:00 am - August 18 at 5:00 pm AWST

Car $590

Karara Rangeland Park Tour and Melangata Station Stay in wild flower season

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The Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA) has taken over the responsibility to care for this area of land once used for Pastoral Leases. The Stations that ran these pastoral leases became unsustainable and degraded. So now you can enjoy remote camping in a more pristine, natural environment as the DBCA works hard to revegetate and clean up this area. We now have a Ranger in residence in the Park.





On payment of the 50% deposit receive a fully comprehensive INFORMATION PACKAGE to help you get organized for this Adventure Camping Tour. This has been put together with over 40 years experience and will include the following via a Google shared link, emailed to you.

  • Itinerary and tour description
  • Camping Information and Checklist sheet to tick off
  • Summary of Hired Equipment sheet to tick off
  • Participant Medical History sheet to complete
  • Information on how to apply for a National Park Pass online
  • Sheet with all the names of the participants, their mobile phone numbers, and Convoy Position
  • Convoy Etiquette
  • Maps of the local area and National parks
  • Any additional day Tours included in the itinerary
  • Redtrack Tours Terms and Conditions to sign
  • Folders full of pictures TITLED – 

Camping Equipment & Accessories

Communal Cooking and Meal suggestions

Hire Eureka Offroad Camper Trailer

Pictures of our Tour



Day 1 Campsite at Karara Rangeland Park.  Checkout John Forrest Lookout, Rothsay Cemetery, Camel Soak, Mongers Lake Lookout. Admire the wildflowers. Set up our communal campfire.

Day 2 Campsite at Karara Rangeland Park.  Checkout the Homestead and Mongers Lake. Pizza Night around our communal campfire

Day 3 Melangata Station. Jo’s Campfire Demo. Fellow campers to choose a meal, or cake, or damper, to cook for 4 people to share. Jo will assist. Fun night around the Communal fire.

Day 4 Melangata Station. Morning tour of heritage listed homestead, with Jo. Then tea and scones. Ken’s guided tour of the property, in our 4WD. If we explore and camp out in Breakaway Country we will use our own toilet and showers. 

Day 5 Return Perth

Melangata Station Stay costs –

Campsite fees 2x nights, Jo’s campfire cooking demo, and Ken’s guided tour around the station- TOTAL $130 per person

Jo Clews can help with choosing a recipe. Her website/book is available to reference for great recipes.

Toilets and showers available.

No pets allowed.



Join Dave's exhilarating 4WD tour as a passenger, leaving the planning, organising and driving to him!

Experience this exclusive 4WD journey - seats are limited, so book now!

  • Comfortable Ride: Experience comfort and unparalleled scenic views aboard Dave's 200 series Toyota Land Cruiser as you journey through landscapes effortlessly.
  • Guided Experience: Your tour leader will be alongside, providing assistance, answering queries, and ensuring a fun-filled journey.
  • Effortless Camping: We'll assist in setting up and packing away our easy touring tent/mattress when camping. (See picture below for reference.)
  • Essentials Included: Stay refreshed with cold drinking water and have access to a readily available medical kit.
  • Ready-to-Use Gear: Arrive at the campsite to find all necessary camping equipment ready for use—touring tent, mattress, portable toilet / shower tent, mobile kitchen, cooker, fridge, esky, lighting, water, utensils and more. (Refer to the list below.)
  • Food and Gear: You're responsible for your bedding (not mattress), food, and cooking. Get ready for a blast! We'll spice things up with communal cooking sessions on select occasions, adding a fun and flavorful twist to the adventure!
  • Luggage Guidelines: Keep your luggage and food sizes similar to carry-on luggage on airplanes. Drop them off to Dave in advance.
  • Passenger Responsibilities: No worries about navigation, car maintenance, or refueling—Dave has got it covered.
  • Fees Clarification: Campsite and National Park fees are not included. Station campsite fees are approximately $20/night/person and should be paid via the shop before departure.
  • Total Tour Cost: Check the total tour cost below and make the deposit through the shop or directly to Dave.

Prices per person in Touring Tent

Bremer Bay, Shark Bay, and Helena Aurora Range, 7-8 day Tours $2000.
Karijini 11 day Tour $3000.
All 3-5 Day Tours $1290
50% deposit to confirm Booking.

Make tour passenger bookings by directly contacting Dave on his mobile at 0417912385. Please note, Dave might be on a tour and could be out of phone network coverage.

Hire Camper Trailers are available to passengers & can be towed behind Dave’s 4WD. Normal hire camper rates apply. Hire a camper now!

Please note: To ensure the tour proceeds as planned, we require at least 6 car bookings to be made at least 60 days before the scheduled departure date. Therefore, we highly recommend making your bookings as soon as possible if you’re interested!

Karara Park & Melangata Station - Tour Costs

Tour Dates

14/08/2024 to 18/08/2024

Total Tour Cost (per car)

$590 for 5 Days

Campsite Fees

$20 per person / night on Stations

Free Camping in Karara

50% deposit to book tour
Full payment due 60 days prior departure


Payment of the tour deposit represents an acceptance of the Terms and Conditions.

Secure your participation on this trip by paying the deposit now.

Needing a camper? Hire it from us

If hiring a camper:

Eureka Hire
Cavalier Hire



Pick up of the Hire Camper


Number of Days of Hire
One day to pack, one day to clean and return.


Hire your camper from us, the people who build, maintain the campers and take you on the tour. 

Do you want to be a Passenger in Dave’s New 4WD 200 series Landcruiser?

What it means to be a passenger in Dave’s 200 series Landcruiser whilst on Tour:   

  • Provide comfortable seating with easy views of the surrounding landscape whilst on route.

  • Your Tour leader is with you most of the time to offer help and provide answer to questions whilst on route. Oh! And good humour!

  • Help you with setting up your quick/easy touring tent/mattress when making camp and packing away when departing. See picture below.

  • Cold drinking water and medical kit readily available.

  • Make all camping equipment readily available to you on arrival at campsite -
     - Popup toilet/shower tent
     - Mobile Kitchen, Cooker, fridge, Esky, lighting, water, utensils.

  • Passenger responsible for their own bedding, food, and cooking. However, communal cooking on a few occassions is the way to GO!

  • Passenger’s luggage size not to exceed “the same size as carry on luggage to a airplane” and your food a similar size. To be dropped off to Dave well before the day of departure.

  • Passenger NOT responsible for navigation, car maintenance, or fueling up.

  • Campsite and National Park fees not included. Station campsite fees are approx. $20/night/person. Campsite fees to be paid via shop prior to departure.

  • Passengers TOTAL TOUR COST as seen below with deposit paid by EFT online or via shop. -
     - Karijini, Bremer Bay and Solar Eclipse Tours $2850 including GST. $375 deposit to confirm Booking.
     - 3-5 Day Tours $1290 incl. GST. $645 deposit to confirm Booking.

  • Hire Camper Trailers are available and can be quoted on request.

  • Dave invites people to register for one of our Info nights to find out more by clicking here.
    View your Touring Tent, 3x persons.

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We are proud to offer you a great off-road camper trailer at a great price. Head over to Camper Trailers WA and hire your camper trailer now.

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August 14 at 8:00 am AWST
August 18 at 5:00 pm AWST
Car $590
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