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13c School Tce.
From the main street turn at the Caravan Park onto PARK TCE.
Turn left straight away onto SCHOOL TCE.
Follow the road and on your left is the sign to "Magpies Nest".
Follow the drive way down and it is the middle cottage.

Black Jack Get-A-Way (Magpies Nest)

Location: 13b School Terrace Orroroo

Orroroo-Rendezvous of the Magpie! Come and nest at Black Jack Get-A-Way where the experience is everything. Wind your way through our spectacular region with a package tailor made for YOU. Your host Susan Woolford is a 3 time SA Great Award Winner and she invites you to come into her world and experience the magic of the Flinders Ranges.

Arrival Time: 14:00 | Departure Time: 10:00



BLACK JACK GET-A-WAY an easy 3 hour drive from Adelaide is set in the beautiful town of Orroroo. Surrounded by Gods creations such as Wilpena Pound, Mt Remarkable and the Pichi Richi Pass, Orroroo is a great place to base yourself and venture into our spectacular region.

"MAGPIES NEST" is a hideaway cottage nestled on the outskirts of town. Overlooking the Pekina Creek, where ubundant birdlife can be found in the many majestic River Red Gums that wind their way through the country side. This cosy, comfortable, fully furnished cottage consists of 2 queen size and 2 singles, accommodating up to 6 people. Relaxing moments can be spent in the spacious lounge complete with wood fire and airconditioning or outdoors on the slate patio providing a lovely location for a BBQ.


RHYTHMS & WOOL BALES April 25th 2010 Fine Music, Fine Wine & Food in the Flinders Ranges Percussion sensation, Nick Parnell returns to the Flinders Ranges for an evening of fine music, fine wine and succulent Saltbush Flavoured Merino! Held in the historic, newly renovated woolshed "The Blacksmiths Chatter", your soul will be uplifted by the sounds of African Marimba spirituals, pulsating drums and electrifying versions of Bach. Limited seating so call NOW 0427581302


2008 SA Great Flinders and Outback "Small Business" commendation Award 2005 SA Great Flinders and Outback "Youth" 2001 SA Great Mid North "Youth"

Special events

Rock the Mount - (Melrose) April 18th 2010 Rhythms & Woolbales "Back to Brazil - April 25th 2010 Tastes Of The Outback - (Flinders Ranges) April 20th to 27th 2009 Gardening Beyond Goyder (Orroroo) - October 16th 2010 Bush Poetry at the Chatter - October 16th 2010

Cancellation Policy

All prices displayed are for 2 persons including continental breakfast extra person rated displayed and payable on arrival. Any cancellation in excess of the 30 days before booked dates a 20% refund will be available any cancellation with in the 30 days prior will result in no refund however in both cases a change of dates can be arranged All cancellation must be made by calling Black Jack Get-A-Way direct 0427 581 302 All service changes/cancellations will be subject to a minimum $50 AUD cancellation / administration fee. Cancellation notified 30 days or more prior to arrival date will be entitled to a refund of the deposit / money paid less minimum $50 AUD. Full payment is due for bookings within 30 days of arrival date; failure to arrange payment will result in cancellation of the booking. Cancellations notified 30 days or less prior to arrival date and where the guest has entered an agreement to make final payment on the day of arrival, the guest remains liable for the full payment. Payment will be invoiced to the guest and / or charged to any security held by this service. Cancellations notified 30 days or less prior to arrival date, will forfeit the full deposit / money paid. When a booking has been made 30 days or less prior to arrival date, and cancelled, the full deposit / money paid will be forfeited. ON ARRIVAL YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO PRODUCE A CREDIT CARD TO BE RECORDED FOR SECURITY PURPOSES. DAMAGES / SMOKING / CLEANING POLICY All services booked through Accommodation Getaways Reservation Service are subject to an accidental / willful damage policy, a no smoking policy and an excess cleaning policy. Where the individual services confront interruption to business or unreasonable delay and expense in business operations the responsible guest will be charged accordingly. Travel insurance is recommended for all bookings to provide adequate protection against cancellation of travel. Getaways Reservation Service (Accommodation Getaway

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