Run by the NT Parks & Wildlife Commission, the Alice Springs Desert Park portrays the wildlife and plants that thrive in the harsh Central Australian landscape. The park features three different desert habitats with over 400 different types of plants and more than 120 different species of animals. There is also an exhibition centre and an area with rare and endangered nocturnal animals.
Alice Springs Desert Park
- Larapinta Drive, 6km from central Alice Springs
- Telephone (08) 8951 8788
- Website www.alicespringsdesertpark.com.au
- Admission $25
- Open 7.30am–6pm daily