Alice Springs

  • Accommodation:
    • Toddy’s Backpackers Hostel
  • Transport:
    • Alice Springs is small enough for you to reach most parts of the town on foot
    • Public transport bus service, Asbus, leaves from outside the Yeperenye shopping centre on Hartley St. There are regular buses running on three routes, including cultural district and the School of the Air
    • The Alice Wanderer hop-on/hop-off bus tour offers visitors a chance to see attractions, such as old telegraph station, the Old Ghan Museum and the school of the Air.
    • The Wanderer also transfers visitors to Larapinta Trail. It runs every 70 minutes from opposite the Gregory Tce visitor information centre
  • Things to see:
    • Anzac Hill
    • Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve
    • Araluen Arts Centre
  • Tips:
    • At the Alice Springs School of the Air vistor center, you can sit in on a virtual lesson with Australian children who live in remote parts of Australia’s centre
    • Take a trip to the MacDonnell Ranges, which stretch out hundreds of kilometres each side of Alice Springs
    • Trek the Larapinta Trail, found just outside Alice Springs city centre and consists of 12 sections that can be walked in part or in full