NT Product Newsletter
NT MUSTER 2017 - Discover how to DO the NT
Join us at NT Muster in Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane and discover why the Northern Territory is Australia's must do destination!
NT Muster is Tourism NT’s premier domestic roadshow and a great opportunity to meet with 30 NT Operators. Learn about their unique product and enjoy the fun and quirky entertainment inspired by NT Festival and Events. You will also have the chance to win AWESOME prizes, including flights, accommodation and touring in the NT!
Tuesday, 07 February 2017
5.30pm - 8.30pm
- York St & Browns Ln, South Melbourne VIC 3205
Wednesday, 08 February 2017
5.30pm - 8.30pm
The Ivy Ballroom
- Level 1, 320 George Street, Sydney NSW 2000
Thursday, 09 February 2017
5.30pm - 8.30pm
The Stokehouse Q
- Sidon St, South Brisbane QLD 4101
For further information please contact: Gabrielle Deacon, Domestic Distribution Coordinator – Gabrielle.Deacon@nt.gov.au
or 02 9361 1966
Glamp At The Dreamtime Escarpment
Glamping, a luxurious twist on camping, is an excellent way to experience the natural beauty of the outback. The Dreamtime Escarpment at Kings Creek Station offers secluded tents for glamping near Kings Canyon.
Located in a natural escarpment, the accommodation focuses on comfort and style and offers travellers a space to disconnect from the stresses of technology. Guests can lounge in the pool or atop private balconies with the vast desert as a back drop by day and roast marshmallows next to a fire under a blanket of stars by night.
Kings Canyon provides access to a host of exciting activities including quad bikes, cultural tours, helicopter flights, picnic lunches and more. One-night packages including meals start at $710 AUD.
Wildman Wilderness Lodge will be re-opening to the public on 23 March 2017. This includes all accommodation, tours and restaurant options. This year Wildman Wilderness Lodge has introduced a new Dual Track Vehicle (DTV) tour. This unique stand-up all-terrain vehicle can navigate the Top End's outback conditions like a pro. Tours will include a 45 minute guide led tour through the stringy bark savannah surrounding the property at Wildman Wilderness Lodge. Cost per person is be $120 and bookings can be made with Wildman direct.
C: Lisa Goodhand
P: +61 8 8978 8955
Experience the very best of Kings Canyon, with a 'Stay 3, Pay 2' deal!
Spend 3 nights exploring all that Kings Canyon has to offer and only pay for 2 nights! See the incredible Kings Canyon cliff faces and the Garden of Eden on the Rim Walk, or see it all from the air on a scenic helicopter flight. At the end of a busy day exploring the Red Centre, enjoy a beautiful Under a Desert Moon dinner, or something more casual at the Desert Oaks Bistro or Carmichael's Restaurant. Valid for sale until 31 October 2017 and for travel from 1 April - 31 October 2017.
C: Ashley Durrington
P: 1800 837 064
Britz Outback 4WD Camper
The brand new Britz Outback 4WD Camper is ready to hit the open roads from 15 April 2017. This is a fully automatic, robust 4WD with free standing tents to provide a quality, hassle-free and a flexible 4WD experience. The Toyota Hilux SR5 combines 4WD capability with greater driving comfort on the open highway or outback tracks alike. Generous storage, portable gas stove, slide-out fridge and extras like a storage rack plus picnic table and chairs make this a fun and convenient camping option.
C: Britz Campervans
P: 1800 331 454
Charter North 4WD Safaris
Charter North 4WD Safaris offer fully accommodated 3-4 day Kakadu & Litchfield National Parks tours as well as private 1 day Litchfield tours for up to seven guests throughout the wet season (February through to April 2017). With a highly qualified guided of over 20 years’ experience and in a luxury 4WD, see the best of the Top End without the crowds!
NEW IN 2017: Charter North now have special Ubirr Rock & Nardab lookout wet season access. The iconic Yellow Water Cruise is now included in all Kakadu Safaris. Charter North will also take clients to less visited, more remote and stunningly rewarding Litchfield gems such as Sandy Creek, Walker Creek & the Cascades.
C: Alina Baldrich & Greig Taylor
P: 1800 992 601
Sacred Earth Safaris
Sacred Earth Safaris have added a larger vehicle to their fleet that carries up to 26 passengers. Their vehicles can cater for micro (Range Rover Vogue - 4 adults, 2 children), small (OKA - 9 guests) and medium sized groups (Tatra 6WD coach). All other vehicles are very comfortable and excellent off-road, while offering a smooth ride. With full head room and coach seats, the Tatra is a great choice for seniors and special interest groups such as photographers that need more room for equipment.
C: Danielle Mobbs
P: 08 8536 2234
Wayoutback Australian Safaris
Wayoutback are pleased to announce the introduction of the Indigenous Maruku Cultural experience and Endless Star Dining experience to all of their 4WD Red Centre Safaris in the 17/18 season.
Maruku Cultural Experience
The Maruku experience is owned and operated by the Anangu and will provide clients with a once in a lifetime, authentic Indigenous cultural experience. Over 90 minutes, guests will participate in a guided walk to Mutitjulu Waterhole, followed by a hands-on dot painting session. This experience will give an exclusive insight into the meaning behind the art and the traditional Anangu culture.
Endless Star Dining
The Endless Star Dining experience will also be included in the 4WD Red Centre program in the 17/18 season. This is a delicious evening meal under the stars lit by candlelight and topped off with wine - a perfect opportunity to bond and enjoy the company of fellow travellers.
C: Ty Watkins
P: 1300 551 510
Lords Kakadu & Arnhemland Safaris
Lords Kakadu & Arnhemland Safaris offer personalised high-end luxury private touring throughout Kakadu, Arnhem Land and the Kimberley region. These private tours are designed to meet client’s special interests & needs. Whether it’s a billabong cruise, enjoying an airboat ride across a flood plain, lounging under a waterfall, or learning about Aboriginal culture, Lords ensures the delivery of unforgettable life changing experiences across the Top End of Australia.
Lords also works closely with outstanding safari camps and lodges such as Bamurru Plains & Davidsons Arnhemland Safaris Camp. Sab & Dean are the only independent operator with permission to act as a personal guide during your stay at these two award-winning properties.
In 2017, a new Top End Luxury Lodge Tour is being launched with Bamurru Plains and Cicada Lodge.
C: Sab Lord
P: +61 438 808 548
Uluru Fork and View
SEIT Outback Australia in partnership with Australian Transit Group (ATG) Downunder are excited to launch a brand new and unique touring experience to Uluru on 01 February 2017. Uluru Fork and View is a specially designed and modified double-decker coach with the lower deck completely transformed into a kitchen/servery and the upper deck a fabulous 44-seat open air eatery with uninterrupted views of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. Visitors are encouraged to experience Uluru with an upper deck view on one of two tours – the Billy Tea and Tjukurpa Tour available daily and the Uluru Outback Explorers Dinner tour available for groups and private charters.
C: Kelly Langhelt
P: +61 8 8956 3156
New Extended Tour: SEIT Red Centre Iconics
Experience the real outback of Australia over three magical days on SEIT Outback Australia’s brand new extended tour launching on 1 April 2017 – SEIT Red Centre Iconics. This one way journey takes in the most important icons in this region – Uluru, Kata Tjuta, Kings Canyon, Mt Conner and Alice Springs. Visitors will embrace Aboriginal culture and fascinating pioneering history before heading back to their hotel accommodation. Tour departs twice weekly from Alice Springs or Ayers Rock Resort and finishes in the alternate location. Some meals are included and tours can include language guides.
C: Kelly Langhelt
P: +61 8 8956 3156
Kakadu Air – Day Air Safari
Kakadu & Yellow Water Day Tripper from Darwin - over two hours of spectacular aerial sightseeing over the Adelaide River, West, South and East Alligator Rivers and Mary River National Park. See the Arnhemland Plateau, stunning escarpments, Jim Jim and Twin Falls. The tour lands in Cooinda where there’s an opportunity to learn about aboriginal culture and history at the Warradjan Cultural Centre before cruising the amazing Yellow Water Billabong. The return flight showcases views of the upper South Alligator River and fresh water floodplains before taking a direct track to Darwin.
C: Sarah Snowball
P: 1800 089 113
2017 EVENTS CALENDAR
The Northern Territory boasts some of the most prestigious events and festivals in the country – from high calibre sporting events to arts and culture festivals that draws visitors and media from all over the world. No matter what you're looking for, at any given time of the year, the Territory will be serving up an event or festival to suit. Click HERE
for the 2017 Events Calendar.