Fuel, Food and Accommodation on The Great Central Road

Contact Tjukayirla Roadhouse

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Phone Numbers

Tjukayirla Roadhouse (08) 9037 1108

Warburton Roadhouse (08) 8956 7656

Warakurna Roadhouse (08) 8956 7344


The Tjukayirla Roadhouse is located on the Great Central Road, 305 km east of Laverton and 264 km west of Warburton.
GPS coordinates
27 09 16S
124 34 27E

We monitor UHF channel 40

Tjukayirla Roadhouse

Trading Hours

Regular Trading Hours

  • Monday to Friday - 9:00am to 5:00pm (WST)
  • Saturday and Sunday - 9:00am to 3:00pm (WST)
  • Public Holidays - 9:00am to 12:00 noon (WST)*

* Please note that none of the roadhouses across the Great Central Rd are open in the evenings. We advise checking the opening hours of each roadhouse prior to travel, especially if travelling on a public holiday.


Public Holiday Hours

  • Good Friday 29/3/2024 – Closed – No After Hours
  • Christmas Day – Closed – No After Hours
  • New Years Day – Closed – No After Hours
  • All Other Public Holidays 9am to Noon – No After Hours

Permit Information

To enter the Ngaanyatjarra Lands visitors require an entry permit. It is also necessary to have a transit permit when travelling through the Lands by road.
The application process is simple and free. You can download a permit information and application pack (PDF format) by clicking on the image below.

Permit Pack for Great Central Road

Current Conditions

Information Updated : 15/07/2024

Road Conditions : Open both ways, Exercise extreme caution Caravan Parked Booked Out Thursday 8th August

Weather Information : Clear skies, temps reaching high 20's during the day.

Fuel Prices :

Diesel - $ 3.30 per litre

Opal* - $ 3.30 per litre

* Opal is replacement for unleaded petrol. Read more about Opal fuel by clicking here

Map of The Great Central Road

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