Learn about one of mankind’s most ancient cultures.
You’ll take part in:
7:45 am (approx)
Your guide will collect you from outside your Alice Springs accommodation.
Travel in air-conditioned transport to Wallace Rockhole, taking in the West MacDonnell Ranges scenic beauty along the way.
On arrival, you are taken on a guided Rockhole walk*, viewing unique carved rock art and learning about Tjukurpa, bush medicine and bush tucker (food).
After the Rockhole walk, sample some kangaroo meat and freshly baked damper for morning tea. You’ll then sit down and participate in a fascinating Aboriginal dot painting workshop, giving you insights into centuries-old Aboriginal art and cultural practices.
1 pm (approx)
Enjoy a fresh salad lunch with the group, then travel to Hermannsburg Heritage Precinct, the site of the first Aboriginal mission in the Northern Territory.
See the historic Lutheran mission buildings and view internationally-acclaimed paintings at the Hermannsburg Watercolour Gallery.
Return to your Alice Springs accommodation.
Prices for this unmissable one-day tour from Alice Springs start at $175AUD for adults and $135AUD for children under 15.
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What are the departure and return times?
We leave Alice Springs at approximately 7:45 am and return to Alice Springs at around 5:30 pm. Tour operates on Tuesday and Friday.
Can I bring my family?
Yes. Children aged 2 years and over are welcome on this one-day cultural tour from Alice Springs. Children aged 2-15 are charged $135 per person.
All travellers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for their care.
What should I bring on the tour?
How many people are on each tour?
We have a maximum of 20 people on each tour. You will travel in a comfortable air-conditioned bus.
How fit do I have to be to participate?
A medium level of fitness and sure-footedness is required to take part in the Rockhole walk, which takes at approximately 30 mins. You are welcome to wait for the group to return if you do not feel comfortable going on the walk.
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