John Charles Darke Monument & Waddikee Rock

Point Of Interest

4.6 from 3 users


Eyre Hwy, Koongawa, South Australia


Located directly adjacent Highway One at Koongawa, east of Wudinna, Waddikee Rock is a small, exposed granite dome that provides an excellent view of the surrounding landscape. A monument to John Charles Darke, an early explorer who was speared by natives whilst travelling through the area, is located at the base of the rock. Perhaps instead of using the offensive term natives, we should use Indigenous or First Peoples.

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Lat: -33.163261 Lng: 135.882655

User Reviews


User 2221935

For gods sake if you are camping or on a road trip takes your rubbish away with you it's not hard Ifs it to much don't go tripping simple!


User 1347318

Oh please user 1132162 why is it a problem with no bins take your rubbish with you when you leave NO problems!


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