Black Dog Ride to the Red Centre 2013

Black Dog Ride To The Red Centre

Adelaide To Alice Springs N.T. Itinerary. Total distance 2,941 kms

Join us as we adventure to the Red Centre. All for a worthy cause!

Saturday 17 August - 343 kms

7:30 Breakfast at Wigley Reserve Glenelg (Lions)

9:00 Depart Wigley Reserve for Strathalbyn 55 kms

10:00 Morning tea in Strathalbyn (Lions)

11:00 Depart Straythalbyn for Angaston 101 kms

12:30 Lunch in Angaston (Lions)

2:00 Depart Angaston for Renmark 187 kms

4:00 Arrive Renmark

6:00 BDR dinner. (Lions)

BIG4 Renmark Riverfront Holiday Park
, Sturt Highway, Renmark, (08) 8586 6315

Sunday 18 August - 382 kms

9:00 Depart Renmark for Waikerie 79kms

10:00 Morning tea in Wakerie (Lions?)

11:00 Waikerie to Kapunda 108 kms

12:30 Lunch in Kapunda. (Lions?)

2:00 Depart Kapunda for Peterborough 192 kms

4:00 Arrive Peterborough

6:00 BDR dinner. (Lions?)

Peterborough Caravan Park
, 35 Grove St, Peterborough, tel (08) 8651 2545
The Railway Hotel/Motel, 221 Main St, Peterborough, tel (08) 8651 2427, e:

Monday 19 August - Peterborough to Port Lincoln 511 kms (Optional rest day in Port Augusta)

8:30 Depart Peterborough for Quorn 127 kms

10:00 Morning tea Quorn

10:45 Depart Quorn for Whyalla 116kms

12:15 Lunch in Whyalla (Lions?)

1:30 Depart Whyalla for Cowell 107 kms

2:45 Fuel stop Cowell

3:15 Cowell to Port Lincoln 161 kms

5:00 Arrive in Port Lincoln (Lions?)

6:00 Free night in town to enjoy local eateries.

Accommodation: The First Landing Motel, 11 Shaen St, Port Lincoln, tel (08) 8682 2344
and Port Lincoln Tourist Park 11 Hindmarsh St, Port Lincoln, tel (08 86214444) e:

Tuesday 20 August - Port Lincoln to Port Augusta 473 kms

9:00 Depart Port Lincoln for Wudinna 214 kms

11:00 Morning Tea Wudinna & meet WA group--Snr Citizens Hall Naylor St (Lions)

12:00 Depart Wudinna for Kimba 103 kms

1.00 Lunch & school visit Kimba-Kimba Hall Cnr High & Cross Sts (Lions)

2:15 Depart Kimba for Port Augusta 156kms

4:00 Arrive in Port Augusta & meet rider groups from the other States.

6:00 BDR dinner at West Augusta Football Club-Gardiner Ave (Lions)

Accommodation: Shoreline Caravan Park Gardiner Ave Ph: (08) 8642 2965 10% discount for BDR
and Big 4 Holiday Park Ph:1800 833 444
and the Augusta Courtyard Motel, 10 Eyre Highway, Pt Augusta, tel (08) 86423622

Wednesday 21 August - Port Augusta to Coober Pedy 555 kms

9.00 Depart Port Augusta for PimbaWoomera 180 kms .

11.00 Pimba/Woomera lunch & site seeing.

12.30 Depart Pimba/Woomera for Glendambo Roadhouse 121 kms

1.45 Fuel stop Glendambo.

2.00 Depart Glendambo for Coober Pedy 254 kms

4.30 Arrive Coober Pedy.

6.00 Free night in town, many local eateries to choose from including a BDR special at the Opal Inn.

Accommodation: Radeka Downunder Motel Ph: (08) 8672 5223 50% discount for BDR
and the Opal Inn Ph: 1800 088 523 Special rate for BDR!

Thursday 22 August - Coober Pedy to Alice Springs 689 kms

6:30am Community Breakfast at Radeka Motel (Lions)

8:00 Depart Coober Pedy for Marla 235 kms

10:30 Morning tea Marla

11:00 Depart Marla for Erldunda 254kms

1:30 Lunch Erldunda

Depart Erldunda for Alice Springs 200 kms

Arrive Alice Springs

6:00 Cocktail style dinner & Entertainment at Red Centre Dreaming

Accommodation: Heavitree Gap Outback Lodge Palm Circuit. Ph:1800 896 119 Up to 40% discount for BDR BOOKED OUT
or Big 4 Holiday Park Ph: 1800 808 373 (Cabins avail, call Maureen)

Friday 23 August - Alice Springs

7.30 - 8.30 Breakfast at Heavitree Gap Bistro.

11.30 Ride through Alice to Todd Mall, welcome by the Mayor. (Lunch at local eateries)

1.30 Afternoon free to explore Alice and the surrounds.

6.30 Sit down dinner, entertainment, awards & party at Red Centre Dreaming.

Accommodation: Heavitree Gap Outback Lodge Ph:1800 896 119 Up to 40% discount for BDR BOOKED OUT
or Big 4 Holiday Park Ph: 1800 808 373 (Cabins avail, call Maureen)

Saturday, 24 August - Alice Springs

7.30 - 9.30am Breakfast at Heavitree Gap Bistro.

After breakfast the organised part of BDR is finished. You are free to stay on at Heavitree Gap (please book early), tour the region, head home or continue travelling.

  • Please note that times and distances contained in the Itinerary are estimates only and you are free to travel at your own pace and times.
  • Each stop on the Itinerary is deemed a fuel stop. Please check the range of your bike against a map to determine any additional stops you may require.
  • It is your responsibility to book accommodation or camp sites and please quote BDR when booking to ensure you receive applicable discounts.
  • All meals are at your cost and if you are a registered rider it is presumed (for catering purposes) that you will be attending the organised meals as listed above.