William Creek News

Welcome to the William Creek Hotel. We've been voted No. 2 Outback Pub!

NEWS: OPTUS Mobile Phone coverage now available at William Creek!

Established in 1887 and Heritage listed the William Creek Hotel is one of the World’s most remote pubs. It is situated on the Oodnadatta Track by the Old Ghan Line in Outback  South Australia. The front bar is uniquely decorated by travellers from all over the world with memorabilia. 

William Creek is reputed to be the smallest town in South Australia surrounded by the world’s largest cattle station, Anna Creek Station. It is the closest town to Lake Eyre North and is the gateway to The Simpson Desert. Scenic flights are available all year round to experience the beauty of Lake Eyre (Kati Thanda) when dry or in flood and the amazing Anna Creek Painted Hills from the air. Visit the Wrightsair website for more information on flights from William Creek and Coober Pedy. Visit the The William Creek Hotel Facebook  & Instagram Page!


SATC: The William Creek Hotel Front Bar.

Available at the William Creek Hotel:- 

 Icy Cold Beer,  Unique Front bar,  Dining Room for breakfast, lunch and dinner,  Accommodation: Motel Style room with ensuite, or Budget rooms

 Camp Ground with modern ensuite cabins,  Powered and unpowered sites,  Fuel & Tyre Repairs,  Ice,  Souvenirs,  Takeaway Alcohol

 Group Bookings Welcome,  EFTPOS facilities,  OPTUS Mobile Phone 4G coverage capability.

Enjoy the service and hospitality that William Creek, with its iconic "tin shed" historic hotel, The William Creek Hotel, has on offer.

Ring The William Creek Hotel on 0886 707 880 or Wrightsair on 0886 707962. 

Getting to The William Creek Hotel

ATC: Out the front of The William Creek Hotel.

Photo: William Creek just on dark, August 2017. Gavin John.


 **Latest ROAD CONDITIONS. Click on this link to view conditions on the Oodnadatta and other tracks (SA Roads) 

Recommended roads to reach William Creek are as follows:- 1. Port Augusta - Marree - William Creek (Scenic route through the Flinders Ranges); 2. Quickest Route: Port Augusta - Pimba - Roxby Downs - Borefield Track - Oodnadatta Track to William Creek or 3. part Bitumen Route: Stuart HWY to Coober Pedy then on the dirt road to William Creek.  

SA Life story on William Creek

SA Life filmed a story on William Creek and interviewed locals and visitors, along with some beautiful shots of the town, pub and surrounding areas.

Read more: SA Life story on William Creek
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