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Desert Explorer Program

Wednesday 29 September, Friday 1 October, Wednesday 6 October and Friday 8 October

Are you 8-12 years and love the Desert Park or have an interest in animals?  The full day Desert Explorer program is full of behind the scenes action with specialised staff.  Meet iconic desert animals, help care for our animals and spend time with our talented team.  Plus a special photo opportunity.  Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea included.

$122 per child. Membership discount applies.

Bookings essential, call (08) 8951 8788 or asdp@nt.gov.au to secure your spot.

Minimum and maximum numbers apply.

View the flyer and booking form PDF (1.1 MB) for details.

Echidna Encounter

Daily 11:40am from Saturday 25 September to Sunday 10 October 2021

Meet our spikey friend the Short-Beaked Echidna in an up-close encounter.  These animals are like no other!

$10 per person. Standard entry fees or a valid membership apply.

Bookings are essential on the day of arrival.  Limited numbers per encounter.

View the flyer PDF (1.3 MB) for details.

The Great Race

Daily from Saturday 25 September to Sunday 10 October 2021

Take the challenge and fin the 8 mystery location around the Desert Park  Find them all and go in the draw for a school holiday prize pack!

Activity free with your general admission or valid membership.

Nature Play + Craft

11am -12pm on Tuesday 28 September, Thursday 30 September, Saturday 2 October, Tuesday 5 October, Thursday 7 September, Saturday 9 October

Creative souls can let loose with nature and create a masterpiece with water, sand and clay.  Bring a picnic and stay on for lunch.

Activity free with your general admission or valid membership.

Parrtjima - a Festival in Light

8-17 April 2022

Experience thousands of years of culture in a single moment. Open your heart, in the heart of Country. Leave your expectations behind. BE CHANGED.

Further information can be found at  https://www.parrtjimaaustralia.com.au/

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