Hawker Motors Visitor Information Centre
13 Wilpena Road
Phone 08 8648 4014
Town Store and Service Centre
Opening hours 7:30AM to 6:00PM Mid March to Mid November
Opening hours 8:00AM to 5:00PM Mid November to Mid March
HAWKER MOTORS ESTABLISHED IN 1952 BY FRED TEAGUE (MR FLINDERS RANGES).
PROVIDING MORE THAN 60 YEARS OF SERVICE TO THE FLINDERS RANGES AND OUTBACK OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA.
- Unleaded 91
- Premium Unleaded 95
- Premium Unleaded 98
- Gas refills
- Pies, Pasties & Bread
- Drinks and Icecream
- Fruit and vegetables
- Frozen meat
We accept the following cards for payment, Visa, Mastercard, Eftpos, Diners, Amex, Motorpass (includes Puma Card), Motorcharge, Fleetcard and Mogas fuel card.
Hawker Motors have an extensive range of tyres in stock, some of the brands we keep are Dunlop, Goodyear, Maxxiss, Roadstone, Kumho, Bridgestone and Terra Trac.
We offer a tyre service for puncture repairs and wheel balancing. Call and see us if you need help.
Visiting the Flinders Ranges
Hawker is an ideal base to see the Central Flinders Ranges. Hawker is approximately 110 kms from Blinman, and about 90 Kms from Parachilna. The Hawker township has good water, shopping and eating out, caravan park, hotel, and motel. Hawker is a friendly place and all you need for a relaxing and pleasant holiday. Hawker is 64 kms north of Quorn and 110 kms from Port Augusta. It is accessible by sealed road from all capital cities in Australia and is approximately 5 hours drive from Adelaide. The population of Hawker is approximately 300. Hawker is located about 70 kms east of Lake Torrens and 64 Kms from the iconic Wilpena Pound.
The Heysen Trail and the Mawson Trail pass through, or close to, Hawker. Many walkers experience the Heysen Trail and cyclists enjoy riding the Mawson Trail. Hawker has walking trails around the edge of the town and is a good base to explore the Central Flinders Ranges. The Central Flinders Ranges is an excellent location for photographers, bush walkers, or people who want to self drive or take a tour. Many enjoyable day trips can be made from Hawker to Quorn, Pichi Richi Pass, Wilpena Pound, Brachina, Bunyeroo and Parachilna Gorges. From Hawker a vistit to Blinman and the Blinman Mine, Leigh Creek and Aroona Dam are worth while.