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Animal Detectives

Saturday 28 September to Sunday 3 October 2019

Collect your free Animal Detective Sheet on arrival. See how many desert animals you can find and go in the draw to win a Nocturnal Tour Pass.

Competition details:
Prize: 1 adult and 1 child Nocturnal Tour
Conditions: Draw closes 6pm, 13 October 2019
Winner drawn: 16 October 2019

Download the event flyer PDF (497.7 KB).

Nature Play

Wednesday 2 October 2019
Friday 4 October 2019
Wednesday 9 October 2019
Friday 11 October 2019

Join in the fun between 9.30am - 12pm exploring sand, water and loose parts courtesy of nature. Nurture your creativity and curiosity with outdoor play. Children grow with unstructured play outdoors.

Download the event flyer PDF (497.7 KB).

Alice Rock Stars

Saturday 19 October 2019

Did you know that the rocks at Mount Gillen were once under the sea?

Learn how they got to be Alice Springs’ highest landmark at Alice Rock Stars, a free event for Earth Science Week!  Presentations on the hour by geologists that live and work in Central Australia including Dr Verity Normington, geologist at the Northern Territory Geological Survey and Superstar of STEM along with local geologist and mineral explorer, Gary Price.

Through-out the event join fun activities and demonstrations to learn and explore the geology of the Desert Park and the Alice Springs region in a way everyone can understand.

Download the Alice Rock Stars event flyer PDF (481.7 KB).

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