Woomera RAAF Base

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Getting there

RAAF Base Woomera is approximately 446 kilometres north of Adelaide. The base incorporates the main Woomera Village and the main entrance to the village being located off Olympic Dam Hwy B97.

Key collection and returns

ELDO Hotel Reception

Address: ELDO Hotel, Kotara Place, Woomera, SA 5720
Hours: 0700-1900, Monday to Sunday (excluding public holidays, 9am – 2pm) 
Phone: 08 8673 7867

  • Keys can be collected after2pm.
  • Keys can be collected and returned to ELDO Hotel reception (front desk or dropped off into the key box located at the front door).
  • Rooms are to be vacated by 10am with keys being returned to the ELDO Hotel.

After hours:  Visitors planning to arrive late are to contact ELDO Reception (during Business Hours 0700-1900) to make alternate arrangements. Unplanned late arrivals are to contact the WSCC (Woomera Services Control Centre) for possible emergency accommodation. See below, ‘’After Hours”’.

Lost keys:  Advise the ELDO Hotel reception (front desk) of lost keys.
A $50 cost per key will be incurred for replacement.

After Hours

Woomera Services Control Centre (WSCC)
Phone: (+61) 0438 450 613


Room/cabin information

Rooms are provisioned for stays up to 21 days with soap, toilet paper and towel. You will need to bring your own toiletries, towel, and clean your own room for longer stays, periodic cleans will be arranged through contracted services upon vacancy. For further information about your room, contact the WSCC. 

It is essential that you are aware of your LIA obligations in accordance with PACMAN, Annex 7.3.A: Licence to Live In.

VIP rooms/cabins

There are Nil VIP rooms at this base.


RAAF Woomera does not have Defence provided messing facilities. Meals/refreshments may be sourced from:

Heritage Centre Cafe: 0600-2000hrs (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner and takeaways)
Dewrang Avenue
Buffet Breakfast 600-800hrs
à la carte menu 730-1400hrs
Buffet Lunch 1130-1330hrs
Buffet Dinner 1730-2000hrs

Village Store 700-1800hrs
Dewrang Avenue

Eldo Hotel Restaurant: 1700-2030hrs
Eldo Hotel Bar: 1500-2200hrs
Kotara Woomera, SA 5720

RSL Club: Tues/Thurs (1730-2200hrs)
Bundilla Cresent
Sports Club: Mon/Wed/Fri (1600-2200hrs)
Girrahwen Avenue


Non-duty bookings

Non-duty bookings may attract a charge in accordance with Defence policy (FINMAN). Queries should be directed to ELDO Hotel Reception or RAAF Base Woomera WSCC.

Handy phone numbers



ELDO Hotel Reception

08 8673 7867


(+61) 0438 450 613

Change to your booking?

You can modify bookings online using Online Services.

Alternatively, call DHA on 139 342 for assistance.
Last updated December 2023