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Ford Ranger four wheel driving in East MacDonnell Ranges, Northern Territory

A Wanderer’s Guide to: The East MacDonnell Ranges

Most people who’ve been to the Red Centre have visited or at least know about the West MacDonnell Ranges (known to locals as the “West Macs”). They’re fairly easily accessible and have some of the most stunning gorges and waterholes you’ll ever see. If you ask these same people about

A Wanderer’s Guide to: Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Kata-Tjuta (The Olgas)

It is undeniable that the heart of the Red Centre is largely considered to be Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Kata-Tjuta (The Olgas). These impressive formations, particularly Uluru, have been at the centre of controversy for quite some time now, especially in 2019 as the decision was made to close the

A Wanderer’s Guide to: King’s Canyon and Palm Valley

Situated between West MacDonnell National Park and Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park lie Watarrka National Park and Finke Gorge National Park, two spectacular places that offer some truly awe-inspiring and unique landscapes in the heart of Central Australia. Kings Canyon Kings Canyon is the main attraction of Watarrka National Park and

A Wanderer’s Guide to: Tjoritja-West MacDonnell Ranges

Tjoritja-West MacDonnell Ranges National Park is one of the most well-known national parks of the Red Centre, and many great spots are just a day trip away from Alice Springs. Here is where you’ll see a lot of the gorges and waterholes that are so quintessentially Central Australian. It’s also