Anzac Hill, Alice Springs, NT © Tourism Australia
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Guide to Alice Springs

Chris 'Brolga' Barns, The Kangaroo Sanctuary, Alice Springs, NT © Tourism Australia

It's our backyard. We want you to fall in love with it and enjoy it as much as we do.

Chris ‘Brolga’ Barns, The Kangaroo Sanctuary

Tjanpi Desert Weavers, Alice Springs, NT © Tourism NT/Felix Baker 2018

Tjanpi Desert Weavers, Alice Springs, Northern Territory

RT Tours, Alice Springs, NT © James Fisher/Tourism Australia

RT Tours, Alice Springs, Northern Territory

Fun fact

Native Australian produce is also referred to as 'bush tucker.' Australia's Aboriginal peoples have used native ingredients like witchetty grubs, Kakadu plums and lemon myrtle, for generations.

The Kangaroo Sanctuary, Alice Springs, NT © Tourism NT/Matt Glastonbury 2017

The Kangaroo Sanctuary, Alice Springs, Northern Territory

Kangaroo Dundee

The founder of The Kangaroo Sanctuary, Chris ‘Brolga’ Barns, was featured in a BBC documentary series called Kangaroo Dundee, which aired from 2013 to 2016.

Alice Springs Desert Park, Alice Springs, NT © Alice Springs Desert Park

Alice Springs Desert Park, Alice Springs, Northern Territory

Travel tip

While hiring a car will make reaching the Red Centre's attractions easier, you can also get to some of Alice Springs' sites by public bus or by bike. Outback Cycling offers half-day, full-day and one-week bicycle hire.

Henley on Todd Regatta, Alice Springs, NT © Henley on Todd Inc

Henley on Todd Regatta, Alice Springs, Northern Territory

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Sunrise at Uluru, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, NT © Tourism Australia

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