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The Ghan

Travel has never been so easy in the #RedCentreNT!

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The iconic Ghan railway experience offers passengers a journey like no other. 

The Ghan presents passengers with a journey between Adelaide in South Australia, through the centre of Australia and onto Darwin in the Northern Territory, or vice versa. 

With numerous stops and suggested activities, the Ghan allows passengers the perfect amount of time to see as much of the #RedCentreNT as possible! 

The Ghan offers diverse packages that allow you to experience as much of the #RedCentreNT as you would like. You can view their packages on the Journey Beyond Rail website.

Make the most of your time in the #RedCentreNT with these inspirational itineraries and the below suggested activities!

A Good Rest B&B

B&B/Guesthouse
Alice Springs
For quality bed and breakfast accommodation in Alice Springs, choose A Good Rest B&B. Offering a spacious retreat, with luxury furnishings in every room, we cater to the ... show more

AAT Kings – Short Breaks (Red Centre)

Tours
Alice Springs
AAT Kings as a tour operator has been helping people from all over the world discover and explore Australia. With a broad range of holiday options including Guided Tours,... show more

Adelaide House Museum

Attractions
Alice Springs
Designed by Rev John Flynn (the man of the $20 note) and built-in 1926, Adelaide House was the first hospital in Alice Springs. Designed for the hot inland climate, it is... show more

Adventure Rentals

Car / Campervan Hire
Darwin Region
4WD Car and 4WD Camper Hire show more

Alice Car Rental

Car Hire
Alice Springs
Travelling overseas takes a lot of planning, saving and hard work. Once you land at your destination, there's nothing better than a reliable set of wheels to go sightseei... show more

Alice Holiday Tours

Tours
Alice Springs and Surrounds
We provide Alice Springs and its surroundings sightseeing tour services in Northern Territory. Our tour operations concentrate a maximum of ten travellers. It is not only... show more

Alice Laundromat

Services
Alice Springs
Alice Laundromat aims to provide a reliable, efficient and fast service to meet your laundry needs. show more

Alice on Todd Apartments

Self Contained
Alice Springs
Situated overlooking the banks of the Todd River, Alice on Todd Apartments provides a 'home away from home' for visitors to Alice Springs, catering for both the business ... show more

Alice Silver Passenger Services

Tours
Alice Springs
Larapinta trail transfers- Uluru transfers, charter service, town tours. show more

Alice Springs Airport

Local Business
Alice Springs
Located 15 kilometres from the town, Alice Springs airport is modern and compact! The airport's travel facilities include left-luggage, lost property services, showers, t... show more

Alice Springs Brewing Co

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
Alice Springs Brewing Co is the town's only operating brewery. show more

Alice Springs Desert Park

Tours
Alice Springs
Alice Springs Desert Park is an inspiring portrayal of Australia's desert environment that effortlessly blends the plants, animals and people of our arid regions. A 'must... show more

Alice Springs Reptile Centre

Tours
Alice Springs
Alice Springs Reptile Centre houses the largest reptile display in Central Australia. We are a drop off centre for Wildcare Inc and we are also the official local sna... show more

Alice Springs School of the Air Visitor Centre

Tours
Alice Springs
The Alice Springs School of the Air Visitor Centre is a multi-award winning interpretive centre located 3.5km from the CBD, which offers visitors from around the globe an... show more

Alice Springs Tourist Park

Caravan Parks & Camping
Alice Springs
We're not the biggest but we strive to be the Best! show more

Alice Springs Visitor Information Centre

Attractions
Alice Springs
Make the nationally accredited Alice Springs Visitor Information Centre your first stop in Central Australia and let our friendly and professional staff help you get the ... show more

Alice Springs YHA

Budget/Backpackers
Alice Springs
Stay somewhere different! Alice Springs YHA is built within the grounds of an historic outdoor movie theater and has a great location in the center of this atmospheric ou... show more

Anzac Hill

Attractions
Alice Springs
The most visited landmark in Alice Springs, Anzac Hill is the ideal spot for an overview of the town. The lookout offers a panoramic view of Alice Springs and the beautif... show more

Araluen Arts Centre

Attractions
Alice Springs
The Araluen Arts Centre is the focal point of the visual art and performance scene of Central Australia, presenting an annual program of exhibitions, performances, and fi... show more

Araluen Cultural Precinct

Attractions
Alice Springs
The Araluen Cultural Precinct provides a fascinating glimpse into the art, culture and heritage of Central Australia, and into some of the local identities that helped de... show more
Australian Satellite Exchange

Australian Satellite Exchange

Services
Alice Springs
Australian Satellite Interchange (ASI) is an Australian owned and operated supplier of satellite communication services across Australia and the South Pacific. They of... show more

Ayeye Atyenhe Art

Tours
Alice Springs
We offer an Aboriginal Art Experience two days a week where people can hear about the stories/art and culture of the Arrernte artists as well as watching them paint. They... show more

Bindi Enterprises

Attractions
Alice Springs
Bindi Enterprises has been operating as an employment and community access provider in Alice Springs since 1978. The centre was established by parents of people living wi... show more

Central Australia Tag Along tours

Tours
Alice Springs
Alice Springs Only Locally Based Tag Along Tour. Come on a tour with a local, experienced guide and visit places the others don't go. show more

Central Australian Aviation Museum

Attractions
Alice Springs
Located in the original Connellan Airways hangar on the site of Alice Springs' first air strip, the museum houses early flying doctor planes, a restored DC3 and other his... show more
Central Communications

Central Communications

Alice Springs
Central Communications is a locally owned and operated business that specializes in remote communication technologies, servicing metro, rural and remote customers. Operat... show more

Central Craft

Attractions
Alice Springs
Watch artists at work printing silk, creating jewellery, pottery, and woodwork, and buy souvenirs from the shop at Central Craft in Alice Springs. show more

Chartair

Tours
Darwin Region
With more than 45 years’ experience, Chartair services the NT with a unique blend of professionalism, innovation and absolute commitment to the needs of our customers. O... show more

Club Eastside

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
Club Eastside is a sporting community and a great family venue. Our aim is to ensure that our members enjoy the best facilities and services available. Members receive a ... show more

Crowne Plaza Alice Springs Lasseters

Hotels / Motels / Resorts
Alice Springs
Crowne Plaza Alice Springs Lasseters Hotel is a 4.5 star property with 205 spacious rooms and suites located at the foot of the MacDonnell Ranges.A range of rooms and con... show more

Desert Palms Alice Springs

Hotels / Motels / Resorts
Alice Springs
An oasis in the outback, the Desert Palms is a 3.5 star outback property offering individual studio villa accommodation, set around a crystal clear free-form pool with is... show more

Diplomat Alice Springs

Hotels / Motels / Resorts
Alice Springs
Superbly located, the Diplomat Motel offers the perfect place to relax and unwind in Alice Springs. show more

Discovery Parks - Alice Springs

Caravan Parks & Camping
Alice Springs
The most awarded holiday park in the NT. show more

DoubleTree by Hilton Alice Springs

Hotels / Motels / Resorts
Alice Springs
Experience eco-friendly award-winning luxury and enjoy stunning views of the majestic MacDonnell Mountain Ranges when you stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Alice Spr... show more

Elkira Court Motel

Hotels / Motels / Resorts
Alice Springs
An oasis in the Alice Springs town centre, Elkira Court Motel an outdoor swimming pool, barbecue facilities and a restaurant making it the perfect base for your red centr... show more

Emu Run Experience

Tours
Alice Springs
Awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the past 6 years, Emu Run Experience is based in Alice Springs and specialises in Uluru & Central Australian touring... show more
Enterprise Rent A Car

Enterprise Rent A Car

Car Hire
Alice Springs
Cedrent Enterprises is a First Nations majority owned company and independent franchisee of Enterprise Rent-A-Car. show more

Epilogue Lounge

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
Enjoy yummy tapas in this unique bar and restaurant. Pub style menu with daily lunch and dinner specials, plus schnitzels, roasts, steaks, seafood, burgers, steak san... show more

Europcar- Central Australia

Car Hire
Alice Springs
•Average fleet age is 8-months •24/7 Reservations 1300 13 68 86 •Reduced liability to $550 for most vehicles (up to $1,100) •Unlimited kilometres on most vehicle... show more

G'day Mate Tourist Park

Caravan Parks & Camping
Alice Springs
Welcome to G'day Mate Tourist Park, the next stop on your trip through the beautiful Red Centre. Located in Alice Springs this 4 star caravan park is a quiet, spacious, r... show more

Gap View Hotel

Accommodation
Alice Springs and Surrounds
The gap View is a busy Hotel overlooking the gate way to Alice Springs from the south Heavitree gap. The hotel was built in the 1980's and has seen many faces over the ye... show more

Gillen Club Inc

Clubs and Pubs
Alice Springs
The Gillen Club is a sports and family club which was established in 1972 and is committed to providing the highest standard of customer service at a quality venue. Th... show more

Heal Young Massage

Services
Alice Springs
Member of APA (Australian Physiotherapy Association) ID:88638 Member of ESSA (Exercise & Sports Science Australia) ID:17005 Member of AHTA(Australian Hand Therapy Assoc... show more

Heritage Caravan Park

Caravan Parks & Camping
Alice Springs and Surrounds
Pet friendly genuine outback Caravan Park. show more

Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands Art Centre

Tours
Alice Springs
At Alice Spring's Ngurratjuta Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands Art Centre you can see dot paintings and watercolours on show in the gallery, meet the Aboriginal artists who creat... show more

John Flynn Memorial Uniting Church

Attractions
Alice Springs
The John Flynn Memorial Church is a part of The Flynn Trail, a self-guided heritage tour in Alice Springs and surrounds. This tour takes you on a journey across Alice Sp... show more

John Flynn's Grave Historic Reserve

Attractions
Alice Springs
The John Flynn's Memorial Historical Reserve is the resting place for the ashes of the Reverend John Flynn, founder of the Flying Doctor Service and the Australian Inland... show more

Jump Inn Alice Budget Accommodation

Budget/Backpackers
Alice Springs
Jump Inn Alice Budget Accommodation is a beautiful little hostel set in a lovely tree lined street not far from Alice Springs’ town centre. Featuring a boutique bar and r... show more

Jump Inn Bar & Restaurant

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
Jump Inn Bar & Restaurant offers a fantastic range of quality, tasty bites and an extensive list of craft beers, delicious wines, cocktails, and soft drinks. Join us for ... show more

Kathy's Place Bed & Breakfast

B&B/Guesthouse
Alice Springs
Kathy’s Place Bed and Breakfast is a friendly Central Australian homestay accommodation. This cosy, Alice Springs B&B caters to single travelers, couples and families. Co... show more

KFC

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
Original recipe chicken using quality chicken and local ingredients from trusted suppliers. show more

Ladbrokes Pioneer Park Racecourse

Attractions
Alice Springs
Home of thoroughbred horse racing action in the red centre of Australia. Pioneer Park Racecourse has all the thrills and spills of Randwick Racecourse only in the Desert.... show more

Lhere Artepe IGA Supermarkets

Retail / Shopping
Alice Springs
Friendly staff, and great customer service. All you need and more at Lhere Artepe Supermarkets show more

Mbantua Fine Art Gallery Alice Springs

Artisans
Alice Springs
Mbantua Fine Art Gallery specialises in exhibiting and selling the works of Aboriginal artists from the Utopia region of Central Australia. Throughout the Gallery you wil... show more

McDonald's Alice Springs

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
The McDonald's store in Alice Springs NT offers a range of delicious juicy burgers, wraps, sides and drinks. Don’t forget to try our milkshakes or just enjoy a cup of the... show more

Megafauna Central

Attractions
Alice Springs
Located in the centre of Alice Springs, Megafauna Central showcases the unique megafauna of Central Australia of the Miocene epoch, about 8 million years ago. show more

Mercure Alice Springs Resort

Hotels / Motels / Resorts
Alice Springs
* Free and fast wi-fi * Free parking * Bar and restaurant featuring Indigenous flavours * Newly renovated Standard and Superior Rooms * Newly renovated pool, terrace ... show more

Museum of Central Australia

Attractions
Alice Springs
Central Australia's unique natural and geological history is explained at the Museum of Central Australia in Alice Springs. show more

National Road Transport Hall of Fame

Tours
Alice Springs
The National Road Transport Hall of Fame is a unique museum showcasing the rich and important history of the road and transport industry and the essential role it's playe... show more

Northern Territory Air Services

Tours
Alice Springs
Please note that all prices above are for private hire of an aircraft (not per person), and maximum passenger numbers per aircraft are noted in the Scenic Tour descriptio... show more

Old Hartley Street School

Attractions
Alice Springs
Visit Hartley Street School to see how outback children were educated in the early twentieth century. It was the first official school building in Alice Springs, and it w... show more

Old Timers Traeger Museum

Attractions
Alice Springs
Find out how early Territorians lived, worked, travelled and obtained supplies at the Old Timers Traeger Museum. Located in Alice Springs, the museum houses an extensi... show more

Olive Pink Botanic Garden

Attractions
Alice Springs
The Olive Pink Botanic Garden is located a short drive from the town’s CBD, on land developed as a reserve for arid region flora by Miss Olive Pink in the 1950s. show more

Ooraminna Station Homestead

Caravan Parks & Camping
Alice Springs and Surrounds
Being only 35km from Alice Springs, Ooraminna is your true taste of the Outback, whether it be for camping, swagging, or luxury accommodation in our quaint cottages, we h... show more

Outback Camping & Trailers

Caravan Parks & Camping
Alice Springs and Surrounds
Experience The Australian Outback in style show more

Outback Elite Tours

Tours
Alice Springs
OUTBACK ELITE TOURS organise VIP, Private, Classic and fully personalised tours of half-day, one day or multi-day in Central Australia. We also offer tours in Italian a... show more

Page 27 Cafe

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
Open every day, this popular cafe offers a variety of breakfast and lunch options with a wide selection of drinks. Set just off the Todd Mall in a laneway, it has a great... show more

Pyndan Camel Tracks

Tours
Alice Springs
Pyndan Camel Tracks offer the only camel rides in Alice Springs! Join us for an unforgettable experience that will be the highlight of your trip. Our camels are gentle a... show more

Quest Alice Springs

Hotels / Motels / Resorts
Alice Springs
Quest Alice Springs is one of the newest additions to the Quest group Quest's renowned personalised services such as restaurant chargeback, pantry shopping, breakfast ... show more

Red Centre Adventures

Tours
Alice Springs
Offering adventure, fun, and opportunity in the Red Centre! Red Centre Adventures offer E-bike hire, tours and sales from Stealth, the one and only Australian-made E-b... show more

Royal Flying Doctor Service Alice Springs Tourist Facility

Tours
Alice Springs
Visit the RFDS Alice Springs Tourist Facility & Museum - see, experience and learn through the wonder of technology as this facilitiy brings history to life. Enjoy the he... show more

Sandrifter Safaris

Tours
Alice Springs
Sandrifter Safaris – An Alice Springs Original- is a locally owned tour operator based in Alice Springs since 1982, specialising in personalised small group & tailor-made... show more

Simpsons Gap Bicycle Path

Attractions
Alice Springs
See the Central Australian landscape on two wheels by pedalling along the Simpsons Gap Bicycle Path. Extending from Flynns Grave (7 kilometres from the edge of Alice Spri... show more

Stay At Alice Springs Hotel

Hotels / Motels / Resorts
Alice Springs
Stay at Alice Springs Hotel accommodation is conveniently located in the in the heart of town. Located on Todd Mall, the main shopping, dining and tourist precinct offeri... show more

Stuart Town Gaol

Attractions
Alice Springs
Construction of the Stuart Town Gaol and police station started in 1907 by local builders using materials sourced from the district. It is a simple design made of local s... show more

Sturt Desert Pea House

Boutique Accommodation
Alice Springs
Sturt Desert Pea House is an outstanding rural property on the outskirts of Alice Springs. Built of mud brick and local stone, the house also has recycled timbers and ... show more

Sustainable Couture

Tours
Alice Springs
Sustainable Couture is a thriving network of Australia wide designers who have fused their skills to forge a unique approach to recycling, refashioning and reconstructing... show more

Tali

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
Tali provides an à la carte dining experience that is second to none in the region, offering cuisine that is a blend of modern Australian fare with a hint of the Outback.... show more

Tangentyere Artists

Artisans
Alice Springs
Tangentyere Artists, an Alice Springs-based not-for-profit, Aboriginal owned and directed Art Centre, provides new, emerging, or established artists skills, professional,... show more

The Juicy Rump

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
The Juicy Rump is a dining and entertainment venue in Alice Springs. Enjoy a drink on the spacious deck looking out at the MacDonnell Ranges, enjoy a generous meal, or ca... show more

The Locals

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
A boutique restaurant bar offering breakfast and lunch everyday with quality cocktails and spirit selections. Tapas available from 4pm. Secretly hidden down the Todd m... show more

The Residency

Attractions
Alice Springs
Since its construction in 1928, The Residency, on the corner of Parsons and Hartley Streets, has become a tangible symbol of the brief independence and Vice-Regal power C... show more

This is Aboriginal Art

Local Business
Alice Springs
Experience the diverse and colourful world of Indigenous art at This is Aboriginal Art. This is Aboriginal Art offers two levels of beautiful, ethically sourced Aborig... show more

Todd Tavern

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
We have lots to offer you! Come in and experience some great Alice Springs hospitality. Enjoy a delicious meal in our Bistro, have an icy cold drink and bet in Maxims, st... show more

Trail Station Cafe

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
The Trail Station Café is open daily from 8:00am – 5pm, Monday to Friday & 7:00am – 4:00pm on weekends. The cafe boasts a variety of ice-creams, New breakfast and lun... show more

Treat Me Good Cafe

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
Real whole foods. Treats & most importantly Coffee! Serving our community of Mparntwe. Grateful to be able to be on Arrernte country and paying respect to the custodian... show more

Uncles Tavern

Eating Out / Restaurant
Alice Springs
Uncles Tavern is a vibrant space to catch up with friends, enjoy a cold drink, a game of pool or to try some sensational pub fare. There’s a delicious lunch menu from 12 ... show more

Vatu Sanctuary & Homestead

Self Contained
Alice Springs
Escape the ordinary when visiting the amazing ancient landscape of Central Australia with its rich indigenous culture. Saturate yourself in local colour and be inspired b... show more

Wanngardi Caravan Park

Caravan Parks & Camping
Alice Springs
Wanngardi is a small family owned and operated caravan park located 15 km South West of Alice Springs in a beautiful quiet bush setting. show more

WB MOBILE WINDSCREENS & TINTING

Services
Alice Springs
WB Mobile Windscreens & Tinting have been servicing the Alice Springs and outer regional districts for many years. Trusted by locals, we have a commitment to quality cust... show more

Wild Honey Travels

Tours
Alice Springs
Wild Honey Travels, is the only female owned & operated service in Central Australia who personally delivers private & small group tours, charters and bush passenger serv... show more

Willis's Walkabouts

Tours
Kakadu National Park
Kakadu, Kimberley, Red Centre and more. For 35 years we have been taking people on treks unlike anything else on the market. Forget trails. Our treks are off-trail... show more

Wintersun Cabin and Caravan Park

Caravan Parks & Camping
Alice Springs
The closest G'day Park to the centre of town! show more

Women's Museum of Australia

Tours
Alice Springs
The Women's Museum of Australia celebrates and commemorates the achievements of women in Australian history across four permanent exhibitions. Situated in the heritage l... show more

Yubu Napa Gallery and Studio

Artisans
Alice Springs
Yubu Napa offers visitors a unique gallery experience. Visitors to Alice Springs have the opportunity to meet and engage with Indigenous Artists as they are creating the... show more

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