The total population is a mere 30.000 and all
of them live in Alice Springs.
The region sports some of the most scenic and impressive landscapes and natural objects.
known to tourists are Uluru
(Ayers Rock) and Kata Tjuta
(the Olgas), but King's Canyon
in the Watarrka National Park is of a
Close to Alice Springs in the West MacDonnel National Park there is the impressive Simpson's Gap
you do not mind long busdrives, partly at night, and have no problem with rather strenuous walks, this is the place for you to visit.
the red heart of Australia in July 1999