Welcome to AusEmade Photos. In this section are snapshots from
Desert Park in the heart of Central Australia.
With a world renowned
reputation, this popular Alice Springs attractions is nestled at the base of the
spectacular MacDonnell Ranges, that provide a magnificent backdrop to this
incredible park. A must see destination for those interested in the rich
diversity of flora and fauna in this arid desert region, the Alice Springs
Desert Park is your essential introduction to Australia's desert, showcasing the
landscapes, animals and plants of central Australia's, and their traditional use
and management by the Aboriginal people.
The park introduces a new dimension in environmental presentation through the
integrated display of the plant, animal and human elements of Australia deserts.
The introduction to the incredible subtle richness of Australian deserts
encourages the further exploration of the regions spectacular network of
national parks and reserves. It is indeed a a great way to introduce yourself to
the area, especially those venturing out on tours through the region.
The park is divided into three typical desert habitats that include the
Desert Rivers, Sand Country and Woodland. There are a number of 'Guide
Presentations', aviaries (including walk-in ones), Nocturnal House, free-flying
birds of prey in the Nature Theatre, Exhibition Centre and theatre presentation.
For those planning a visit, an ideal length of time to allocate is 4 hours or
more. This will allow for at least one guided presentation, the Nature Theatre
Birds of Prey Show, a visit to the three desert habitats, and the Nature Theatre
Presentation. For those with only a couple of hours to spare, the Nature Theatre
Display, the Nocturnal House and maybe a quick walk through the aviary and
Desert Rivers Habitat is a good start, with the hope that you can come back for
a longer visit.