Dark Sky Night Alice Springs Astro Tour

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Dark Sky Night Alice Springs Astro Tour

Your evening starts with sunset drinks and platters before a fully guided astronomical experience that is truly out of this world.

**Your Ticket Includes**
• 1 x complimentary drink on arrival
• Mixed platter (portioned to your group size)
• Desert treat
• Fully guided astronomy experience with laser lights and telescope viewing at Earth Sanctuary's space observatory

**Experience the Infinite in star gazing by experiencing a dark sky night at the Earth Sanctuary Observatory**

Earth Sanctuary have carefully selected just 5 specialty night sky dates for the year which offer some of the greatest viewing experiences for the year.

Earth Sanctuary is located just 15 minutes from Alice Springs. Self-drive welcome or purchase an additional bus ticket for easy return transfers from Alice Springs. Note, If you do require transfers you must select a bus ticket for each person and add your pick up location on the order form.

Your magical night starts sipping champagne or complimentary standard beer, wine or soft drink. Be sure to try our very own craft beer fused with a local delicacy, the quandong (bush peach) also available at the bar. As the night rolls on enjoy a selection of our bush tucker canapés on our ancient sand dune while viewing the endless desert expanse.

As darkness of space emerges and the sun finally sets over the majestic MacDonnell Ranges, your star gazing experience will go galactic. Kick back as your star guide will share the magic of the zodiacs and constellations with a laser-guided journey through the southern night sky. After dessert, be introduced to the Earth Sanctuary Observatory and telescope viewing of celestial highlights for this special occasion.


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Earth Sanctuary Astro Tours

Lot 4005 Colonel Rose Drive, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870 Australia

Our stunning observatory is situated on an ancient sand dune 15 minutes south of Alice Springs. Here you’ll explore the Southern night sky with an experienced sky guide, laser pointer and telescope. All shows are family friendly with self drive options also available.

With thousands of visible stars, Central Australia offers some of the best night skies in the world. Earth Sanctuary’s award winning astronomy tour offers a wonderful experience to anyone who is keen to know more about our home galaxy and beyond.
Established in 1999, Earth Sanctuary World Nature Centre (“Earth Sanctuary”) has become a Northern Territory leader in the field of eco-tourism by becoming one of Australia’s firs 100% carbon neutral venues. This milestone sets the benchmark for sustainability in the Australian outback with triple bottom line credentials, including Eco Tourism Australia’s Advanced Eco Certification and Eco Tourism Australia’s Highly Commended Award for 2014 and winner of the Northern Territory Brolga Award for Excellence in Sustainable Tourism in 2012 and 2014. Earth Sanctuary’s vision is to become a world leader in sustainable tourism and nature conservation to combat the greatest challenge facing humanity, climate change.

Situated 15 minutes south of Alice Springs, on 100 acres of desert wilderness overlooking the spectacular East MacDonnell Ranges, Earth Sanctuary is a proudly independent, family operated business offering award winning day and evening tours to visitors to the central Australian outback. When the Falzon family (brothers Ben, Dan and Tom and father Joe) established Earth Sanctuary 18 years ago, it was with an ambitious dream to create a living, breathing centre that would showcase ecology, culture and sustainability in action.

Terms & conditions

Package pricing is based on 4 adults
Pricings is subject to availability and may be withdrawn or varied without notice.
Please be aware that during these evolving times of the COVID-19 pandemic all Hotels, Resorts and Tours advertised will be subject to availability and re-opening schedule changes.

Dark Sky Night (18:30 to 21:00) Terms and Conditions:

Cancellations must be made at least 0.0 hours prior for a 100% refund.


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