Karumba “The outback by the sea” in the Gulf Country.

Karumba Outback by the sea

Karumba Point beach is a perfect location to watch a famous Karumba sunset, marvel at the beauty of nature as she creates a brilliant red sky over a blue sea, the golden sun sinks like a yellow egg yolk, dropping beneath the surface of the sea, followed by an afterglow and a light blue and pink sky, a sense of calmness prevails and the birds settle for the night, the sand crabs scurry in the sand … [Read more...]

Mataranka and Elsey National Park

Bitter Springs, Mataranka, Elsey National Park, Northern Territory

On the almost 1,500 kilometre haul from Alice Springs to Darwin—18 hours minimum drive time, not accounting for rest stops—there are only a handful of towns and attractions to keep travellers enthused. There’s the majestic Devil’s Marbles National Park with its giant boulders and the nearby town of Tennant Creek with its man-made watering holes, but even they can’t save you from the unyielding … [Read more...]

Litchfield National Park, Northern Territory

Litchfield National Park, Northern Territory

Just an hour and a half (85km south via sealed road) from Darwin you’ll find Litchfield National Park, a natural playground of rugged sandstone escarpments, enormous magnetic termite mounds, monsoon rainforest, majestic waterfalls, cascading plunge pools, and historic ruins. Aboriginal people have lived in and around the Litchfield area for thousands of years and it is of particular importance to … [Read more...]