Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre Conditions

 

 

Regular updates on Lake Eyre water levels, bird life, road conditions and more.
Tom Putt

Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre Information

Water Level:
        
January 2024: Most of the Lake Eyre basin is currently dry.
Birdlife:
Minimal

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Lake Eyre Conditions & Water Levels

As of December 2023:

  • The Lake is currently dry.
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  •  Warburton Groove is currently dry.
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  •  Belt Bay is currently dry.
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  •  Lake Eyre South is currently dry.
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Real time status can be found on the Lake Eyre Yacht Club website.

Flood Waters Near Bedourie April 2023B
Flood Waters Near Bedourie April 2023C
Flood Waters Near Bedourie April 2023D
Flood Waters Near Bedourie April 2023A

Birdlife - Channel Country

Birdlife is frequently seen by air but not all bird types may be found on every flight (we cannot guarantee viewing of birds).

Currently, December 2023 there are no pelicans or other birds.

When in flood Pelicans, Swans, Cornorants,  Ducks, Terms & Seagulls can also be found here and throughout the Channel Country.

Wildflowers and Vegetation

December 2023: Currently, No Wildflowers.

Wildflowers are often seen at the Anna Creek Painted Hills after some rainfall! - book your flight with a ground tour here

Road Conditions

Our office cannot provide road guarantees.

General information and warnings for outback roads can be found on the South Australian Department of Transport website: https://www.dpti.sa.gov.au/OutbackRoads

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