Cheela Plains is located 130 kms (via gravel) west of Tom Price and 320 kms north east of Exmouth on the Nanutarra/Munjina Road (Hwy 136). The facilities are situated 1.5 kms off the bitumen road and are accessible by 2 wheel drive car year round.
HOW TO GET HERE
Paraburdoo Airport is 110 kms west of Cheela Plains and has up to 5 flights per day operated by Qantas Link return from Perth. Hire cars available from Hertz, Budget, Avis and Thrifty.
Travelling from the north or south:
The Nanutarra/Munjina Road is 6 kms north of the Nanutarra Roadhouse and 34 kms south of the Onslow turnoff off the Northwest Coastal Highway (Hwy 1). Follow the Nanutarra/Munjina Road east toward Tom Price approximately 180 kms to Cheela Plains Station. The Station Stay turnoff is on the right (north) side of the road after crossing the Beasley River bridge. Follow the gravel road approximately 2 km over the hill to your destination.
Travelling from the east (Tom Price or Paraburdoo):
Follow the Nanutarra/Munjina Road west towards Nanutarra. Cheela Plains is 40 kms west of the Tom Price/Paraburdoo T-Junction. The Station Stay turnoff is on the south (left) side of the road before crossing the Beasley River bridge. Follow the gravel road approximately 2 km over the hill to your destination.
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