The Best Things to do in Alice Springs [2024]

Are you planning a trip to Central Australia? Alice Springs is the unofficial capital of Central Australia.   While many people visiting the Red Centre arrive in “the Alice” and head straight out, there are actually some great things to do in Alice Springs itself. From historical sites and indigenous art to wildlife and adventure activities, … Read more

The Complete Travel Guide to Palm Valley NT

Palm Valley NT is located in the Finke Gorge National Park in the Northern Territory.  It is one of those places you might never have heard of – we hadn’t before we got to Central Australia.   It’s definitely a hidden gem in the Red Centre, somewhat overshadowed by it’s more famous neighbours Uluru, Kings Canyon and … Read more

The Ultimate West MacDonnell Ranges Itinerary 2024

Are you planning a trip to Central Australia and looking for the ideal West MacDonnell Ranges Itinerary? You’ve no doubt heard that the “West Macs” are a must-see destination in the Red Centre. Maybe you’re wondering how many days you need to visit the West MacDonnell Ranges? Can you do a day trip from Alice … Read more

Complete Guide to the East MacDonnell Ranges

While the West MacDonnell Ranges may get more attention (and more visitors), the East MacDonnell Ranges (East Macs) are no less spectacular. If you’re visiting Central Australia and wanting to go further afield than the standard Alice Springs-Kings Canyon-Uluru loop, then look no further than the East Macs. We visited the area on a 2 … Read more

The Ultimate Central Australia Road Trip – The Red Centre Way

Are you thinking about doing a Central Australia Road Trip? Have you always dreamed about visiting the Red Centre, watching the sunset over Uluru or hiking Kings Canyon? Are you interested in indigenous art and culture, or learning about the geology, plants and animals of this region? We’ve road-tripped the Northern Territory several times in … Read more