NT – Salt Creek Rest Area

NT – Salt Creek Rest Area

Salt Creek Rest Area – OR, F, B, D, BR. 48 km N Lasseter Hwy, on Luritja Road. 2 areas one close to the road, over the sand dune to another. Fairy quiet, good spot for one night stop. Rating ...
The Almighty Kings Canyon

The Almighty Kings Canyon

Tues 31st – We came, we saw, we conquered. Well maybe it conquered us. We were up early, before the sun, packed up and headed to Kings Canyon. It’s very deceiving looking at the large red rocks, doesn’t look like ...
Craters, Camels and Killer Bees

Craters, Camels and Killer Bees

Mon 30th – We packed up pretty smartly and headed into Redbank Gorge. It’s a 1.2km walk to the gorge. The path is not well defined and at times you are walking along the creek bed and doing a lot ...
NT – Redbank Gorge – Woodland Campground

NT – Redbank Gorge – Woodland Campground

Redbank Gorge, Woodland Campground – OR, T, $. 24 km NW of Glen Helen. Large sites, bush setting, each with free gas BBQ with 2 hot plates, table and chairs and fire pit. 3 sites are drive through especially for ...
Gorges, Gorges and Ochre Pits

Gorges, Gorges and Ochre Pits

Sun 29th – We woke to a chilly morning with icy cold wind. We were snug as a bug in the camper. We backed tracked a bit to Serpentine Gorge. From the car park it is a 1.2km walk to ...
NT – Neil Hargraves Lookout

NT – Neil Hargraves Lookout

Neil Hargraves Lookout – F, OR, B, D. 107 km W of Alice Springs. Several gravelly areas to camp. Camping permitted for 24hrs. Great view, has water, shelter and tables. Rating – 2
Gap, Chasm and Waterhole

Gap, Chasm and Waterhole

Sat 28th – We stayed the night at Stuart Caravan Park in Alice Springs. $32 powered a night. We asked for a concrete slab this time, it was so nice to not have dust or dried bits of grass at ...
Jessie and Emily Gaps

Jessie and Emily Gaps

Friday 27th – We packed up ready for our next places to see and be. First stop was Jessie Gap where we had morning tea. The wind had a real ice to it. Jessie Gap wasn’t much especially after Trephina ...
Arltunga Historical Reserve

Arltunga Historical Reserve

We came back to camp, had morning tea and packed our lunch to head off to Arltunga Historical Reserve for the day. The Arltunga Historical Reserve is really interesting and played an important part in helping getting Alice Springs established, ...
Trephina Gorge – Day 3

Trephina Gorge – Day 3

Thurs 26th – The wind was howling last night, really strange when it was so mild when we went to bed, we didn’t even need the heater on. After breaky we did the 45 min rim walk. It’s a steep ...
Trephina Gorge – Day 2

Trephina Gorge – Day 2

Wed 25th – It was so peaceful last night, we had a big sleep in. A relaxing breaky and then a short stroll to check out the lighting on the cliffs. Wow we are going to have so much click ...
Trephina Gorge

Trephina Gorge

Tues – 24th. With all of our bits and pieces fixed or sorted, fuel, water and supplies re stocked we left the park. We stopped at the car wash in town and did a quick wash of the Ute and ...