City - Visits
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Air: - Ph:13 1313
&  Ansett - Ph: 13 1300.
Car: The basic thing to remember about getting to Alice Springs is that it's a long way from anywhere, although at least roads to the north and south are sealed.

 Visitor Information Service
Ph:(08) 8952 5199.

Tennant Creek to Alice Springs,
               I go by way of Wauchope, Wycliffe Well, Barow Creek, Ti-Tree, and Alice Springs.

                                                                  


 
 A long road with monotone landscapes in a devastating heat, vast open plains, and occassionally a few tree and lots of brush. Fortunately all along the way I come across roadhouses, gas stations, motels, campgrounds, where one can replenish provisions and which also function as small grocery stores.
Food and drink, a possibility of replenishing supplies of drinking water.

•  Situated below the Tropic of Capricorn, Alice Springs has a legendary and historical past.
•   Founded on Aboriginal lands that spread out until the South.
•   Acity in the middle of the Australian Outback, a tiny point in a desert with surprising plant life and wildlife.


Alice Springs was founded to serve as a base for the telegraph lines in 1872, as the Overland Telegraph Station.
In 1933 the city became Alice Springs with a population of only 400 inhabitants.
Today the city counts a population of 25,000.


                          
Tourist  Offices
Ph:(08) 8952 5800
   


Map. Alice Springs or region





•  Sports, concerts and numerous events are organi Alice Springs was named after the wife of Sir Charles Tod, Postmaster General of South Australia, and the town was called Alice.

Alice Springs is a very sympathetic and interesting city to visit, with diverse activities available.

Distances (kms) - Alice Springs To

Yulara - Uluru

440

Kings Canyon

330

Glen Helen

134

Ross River

85

Tennant Creek

504

Darwin

1486
Mt Isa
1180

Adelaide

1570


 
 *  Visits:  
*  
Simpson Desert - * East Mac Donnell Ranges - * Kings Canyon* Ayers Rock - Uluru * Mount Olga - Kata-Tjuta - The Valley of the Winds.
   *  Alice Springs or region
*
Aboriginal Art and Culture - * Alice Springs Desert Park - * Alice Springs Cemetery - Alice Springs Golf Club - * Alice Springs school of the Air - * Alice Springs Telegraph Station - Alice Springs Turf Club - Araluen Centre for Arts and Entertainment - * Arid Australia Reptile Display - Arltunga Bush Hotel - Central - * Australian Aviation Museum - * Frontier Camel Farm -
* Chateau
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