Innamincka, formerly Hopetoun, is a town and locality in north-east South Australia, with a population of 44 people. It is 821 kilometres north-east of Adelaide and 365 kilometres north-east from the closest town, Lyndhurst. It is also 66 kilometres north-east of the Moomba Gas Refinery. The town lies within the Innamincka Regional Reserve and is surrounded by the Strzlecki Desert to the south and the Sturt Stony Desert to the north. The township is situated along the Cooper Creek, a part of the Lake Eyre Basin.

Images around Innamincka SA 5731

Around Innamincka SA 5731

Our Picks on what to Do in Innamincka SA

Boab Prison Tree

Wharfinger's House Museum

Norval Gallery

Derby Racecourse and Golf Course

Mowanjum Art And Culture Centre

Derby bird watching hut

Our Picks on where to Stay in Innamincka SA

Kimberley Cottages

Derby Lodge

King Sound Resort Hotel

Our Picks on what to Eat in Innamincka SA

Lwoy Chinese Restaurant

Jila Gallery Cafe

Derby Wharf Cafe

Shopping in Innamincka SA

Location Information 

  • Elevation: 57
  • Population: 44
  • State electorate(s): Stuart
  • Federal Division(s): Grey
  • Established (yr): 1890
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.
Acknowledgement of Country

Innamincka SA is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s. acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.