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Northern Territory Alice Springs - Finke Gorge National Park

Finke Gorge National Park covers an area of 46,000 hectares, and includes the impressive Palm Valley. Palm Valley is home to a diverse range of plant species many of which are rare and unique to the area, including the Red Cabbage Palm for which the Park is well known. This species of Palm is restricted to this area, having a population of around 3,000 adult plants. The Park and nearby areas hold cultural significance to the Western Arrernte Aboriginal people as well as displaying evidence of early European settlement of central Australia.

Location

The Park is 138km (about 2 hours drive) west of Alice Springs. Turn south off Larapinta Drive just west of Hermannsburg

Further Information

Tourism webpage:   https://northernterritory.com/

https://nt.gov.au/leisure/parks-reserves/find-a-park-to-visit

Phone: (08) 8999 4555

email Parks: parkmanagement.pwcnt@nt.gov.au