Pilbara Oasis between Karijini & Ningaloo

Cheela Plains Station is a family owned and managed working cattle station nestled in the semi-arid, pastoral rangelands of the Pilbara in northern Western Australia. Our station-stay is a welcome stop for travellers on the Nanutarra-Munjina Road between the World Heritage listed Ningaloo Reef and Karijini National Park.

Cheela Plains Station spans the Beasley River Gorge with ancient rock formations that can be traced to the origins of the range in Karijini National Park.

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We offer comfortable rooms, powered campground sites and secluded wilderness camping. Evening meals are available 7 days a week. We are 2 wheel drive accessible.

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We offer breakfast and dinner, but if you can't stay the night, stop in, take a break and enjoy a cuppa and scrumptious home-made cake, available in the Red Plains Café.

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Cheela Plains is located 170kms southwest of Tom Price Visitor Centre (via Paraburdoo) and 320kms northeast of Exmouth on the Nanutarra-Munjina Road (Hwy 136).  The Station Campground is situated 1km off the main highway and is accessible by 2 wheel drive car.



Each year, we are introducing new and exciting events on Cheela.  In 2020, we again hosted our 'Space Safari'  an introduction to astrophotography under the magnificent night sky of the Pilbara. Everything from landscape to deep-sky astrophotography will be covered.   Stay tuned for the announcement of 2021 event dates.


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