Promoting Interest in All Aspects of 

Natural History

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Birding around Alice Springs
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Places to Visit


This a brief list of places, some relatively obscure, that may be of interest to naturalists or birders. I have not listed all the better known National Parks, for these see NT Parks and Wildlife

Within Alice Springs

Olive Pink Botanic Garden

Close to Alice Springs

Alice Springs Desert Park, not to be missed. Not only are there animals on display that you will never see in the wild, but the irrigated and well-vegetated park area attracts a variety of bird species.

Alice Springs Sewage Ponds

Old Telegraph Station

Flynn Grave Mount Gillen

Alice Springs Airport

Further away

Kunoth Bore

Native Gap

Plenty Highway