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Earth Sanctuary World Nature Centre

Details & Facilities

Welcome to Earth Sanctuary, where knowledge and passion collide!

Earth Sanctuary is a proudly independent family operated business offering award-winning tours to visitors in the outback.

Situated 15 minutes south of Alice Springs, Central Australia amongst scenic views of the East McDonnell Ranges, Earth Sanctuary has become a leader in the field of sustainability in ecotourism and education, for over 15 years.


Specialising in ecology, culture and astronomy, Earth Sanctuary's passionate and knowledgeable guides are certain to make your outback experience unforgettable. Coupled with Earth Sanctuary's classic Quandong homestead and entertainment arena, visitors to Earth Sanctuary are left with everlasting memories of Central Australia, a timeless and visually spectacular region. A 'must-do' for all visitors to the region.

We hope you have a wonderful time in Alice Springs and hope to see you at Earth Sanctuary!

Map & Directions


Head south of Alice Springs on the South Stuart Highway. Turn left at Colonel Rose Drive (sign posted to Earth Sanctuary). Travel 4.5 km up Colonel Rose Drive and enter via gate 2 on your right. Entry is via bookings only.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Earth Sanctuary makes every effort to serve our customers better. We also advise all customers to purchase traveler’s insurance in case of interruption accidents illness or anything else that may come up. If a reservation has to be cancelled customers will be charged a fee depending on how far from the departure date the cancellation takes place.

30 or more days prior to departure – 10% of total purchase amount
7-29 days prior to departure – 25% of total purchase amount
4-6 days prior to departure – 50% of total purchase amount
Within 3 days prior to departure – 100% of total purchase amount
Day of departure or no-show – 100% of total purchase amount

In addition there is 6% handling fee added on to the above penalties.

The cancellation fees listed here will apply to all bookings unless the tour booked has exceptions that were initially authorised.