The Backyard Universe

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Heysen Trail & Fleurieu Peninsula shuttle bus services.



Shuttle services for the Heysen Trail

We offer two types of minibus shuttle service for the southern Heysen Trail:

Why restrict yourself to the handful of locations serviced by metropolitan taxis and big buses? Our Heysen Trail coverage extends from the Cape Jervis trailhead to Dashwood Gully (near Meadows), using multiple locations that are spaced a half-day or full-day walk apart.
Start and end your walk where and when you want....
Our accommodation coverage includes the Fleurieu Peninsula, Victor Harbor (and south coast), McLaren Vale, Glenelg, and Adelaide city.
Download our Trail coverage map, or download our detailed Heysen Trail service brochure.

Our minibus carries 1 to 11 passengers per trip. All Heysen Trail trips are charged as Flat Rate – you pay the same price for 1 or 2 or 11 passengers. Walk with friends and share the cost.
Our mobile payment system accepts Mastercard, Visa, American Express, and some smartphone payments. We also accept cash, and Direct Payment to our bank.
Please contact us to discuss prices and availability.

We also do other shuttle services on the Fleurieu Peninsula.

Bookings are essential.

Phone or SMS 0488 705 224

Email tbu@thebackyarduniverse.com.au


Heysen Trail campsite