West MacDonnell National Park

Address : Central Australia NT 0800 Tel :(08) 8951 8211 Vehicle access to West MacDonnell National Park from Alice Springs is via Larapinta Drive and Namatjira Drive. From the direction of Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park, the unsealed Mereenie Loop Road (4WD recommended) connects Watarrka National Park (Kings Canyon) with West MacDonnell National Park. Simpsons Gap is also accessible via a 17km sealed bicycle track beginning opposite Flynn’s Grave,…

Watarrka National Park

Address : Petermann NT 0872 Tel :(08) 8956 7460 450km southwest of Alice Springs and can be reached by 2WD vehicle via Luritja Road from Yulara and Lasseters Highway (sealed road). It can also be reached: via Larapinta Drive, through the West MacDonnell National Park, linking into the new gravel Mereenie Loop Road (4WD recommended); or via Ernest Giles Road (4WD essential) and Luritja Road. Watarrka National Park contains the…

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Address : Lasseter Highway, Uluru NT 0872 Tel :(08) 8956 1128 Located 440kms south-west of Alice Springs, in the heart of the central deserts, the ancient forms of Uluru and Kata Tjuta lie geographically, spiritually and symbolically at the centre of Australia. Protected within Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Uluru (Ayres Rock) and Kata Tjuta (The Olgas) rise from the flat desert, shrouded in myth and mystery, the colours and moods…

Nitmiluk (Katherine Gorge) National Park

Address : Gorge Rd, Nitmiluk NT 0852 Tel :(08) 8972 1886 Nitmiluk National Park is located in the Top End of Australia’s Northern Territory. The Park has two main points of visitor access. The Park’s main entrance is located 30 km northeast of Katherine via a sealed road. Leliyn (Edith Falls) on the western side of the Park, is reached by turning off the Stuart Highway 42km north of Katherine…

Litchfield National Park

Address : Litchfield Park Road, Litchfield Park NT 0822 Tel : (08) 8976 0282 Near Batchelor, 100 km south-west of Darwin, the Park is generally accessible all year (sealed roads) via Batchelor. In the dry season it is also possible to get to the Park via Cox Peninsula Road (which is unsealed). Litchfield National Park protects extensive examples of Top End habitats. It also features numerous waterfalls which cascade from a…

Limmen National Park

Address : Roper Bar NT 0854 Tel : 1800 653 142 The Park is located approximately 305km southeast of Katherine and 76km northwest of Borroloola. It is very isolated. Much of the area is rugged with spectacular weathered sandstone formations and intervening alluvial valleys. While the Park has significant opportunities for recreation and conservation, access can be difficult. This has contributed to the isolated and wild character of the area.

Keep River National Park

The Park entrance is 3 km east of the NT/WA border, 468km west of Katherine. Formed gravel roads suitable for 2WD vehicles lead to the main attractions. During the wet season roads may be closed due to flooding. All vehicles are restricted to formed roads. Keep River National Park is noted for its striking landforms.

Kakadu National Park

Address : Kakadu Hwy, Jabiru NT 0886 Tel : (08) 8938 1120 This World Heritage Listed National Park is a landscape of unsurpassed beauty, with world renowned wetlands attracting extraordinary numbers of birds, thundering waterfalls, natural rock pools and open wetlands that offer a refuge for a wide range of native animals. It is also a very spiritual place, with a cultural heritage that reflects the unique relationship between the…

Gregory National Park

Address : Victoria Highway, Gregory NT 0852 Tel : (08) 8975 0888 The Park may be reached via the Victoria Highway from either Katherine, Kununurra or the unsealed Buntine Highway. Gregory National Park covers an area of around 13,000 square km in the transition zone between tropical and semi-arid regions of the Northern Territory. The Park features spectacular range and gorge scenery and significant traces of Aboriginal culture, European exploration…

Garig Gunak Barlu National Park

Address : Cobourg NT 0822 Tel : (08) 8999 4814 Garig Gunak Barlu National Park is pronounced Gah-rig Goon-uk Bar-loo. It was previously known as Gurig National Park and Cobourg Marine Park. It is about 570 km (by road) northeast of Darwin on the Cobourg Peninsula. The Park includes the entire Peninsula, the surrounding waters of the Arafura Sea and Van Diemen Gulf, and some of the neighbouring islands. It covers…