Visitor Information
  Tennant Creek regional Tourism Association - Ph:(08) 8962 3388.


The old Gold Stamp Battery

    map       Barkly Highway....frontier Camooweal....Mt Isa .... Townsville



Tennant Creek,
is the second town after Katherine. Located between Darwin and Alice Springs in the center of the Northern Territory.


 History recounts the gold rush in the 1930ís, as it is a city of miners where many mines where discovered and exploited, around Nobles Nob and around the Peko Road area.
Nowadays, Tennant Creek welcomes tourists who make a stop here to visit the old gold mines and learn about their history.

 
  Visits
.  Norm's Gold & Scenic Tours, offers a Gold fever Tour.
Where you can pan for gold and keep the proceeds, and afternoon trips to the Devil's Marbres including dinner.


.  Barrow Creek the Stuart memorial commemorates John McDouall Stuart.






       Accommodation
 

 


  The Safari Lodge YHA Backpackers - Ph:(08) 8962 2207.
 has a block of backpacker rooms across the road from its main building on Davidson St.
(air-com rooms costs $15, and there are communal cooking facilities.

  Hotels & Motel  "The Safari Lodge" - Ph:(08) 8962 2207.