Kanku-Breakaways Conservation Park covers almost 15,000 hectares featuring majestic arid scenery.
The area is home to almost 60 native flora species including acacias, mallee and eremophilia. It is also home to a variety of wildlife, including red kangaroos, euro, echidna, numerous bird species and the fat-tailed dunnart (a mouse-like marsupial).
The Kanku-Breakaways Conservation Park forms part of the traditional country of the Antakirinja Matuntjara Yankunytjatjara people. It is owned by Antakirinja Matu-Yankunytjatjara Aboriginal Corporation (AMYAC). The park is under a unique co-management agreement between the AMYAC, District Council of Coober Pedy and Department for Environment and Water (DEW).
Entry fees apply unless you are a Coober Pedy resident or an Antakirinja Matuntjara Yankunytjatjara person.
Vehicle entry fees
Vehicle entry: $10.00
Vehicle entry (concession): $8.00
Fees collected are used for conservation and to maintain and improve park facilities.