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Download the PDF file by clicking Visitor Guide in the Menu or click on the Brochure image to the left. Brochure is best viewed in Acrobat Reader. Often, due to vast distances between places in Central Australia, there is no mobile or phone data available so downloading to your device before you leave will help you on your journey.

Make the most of the online guide by following the easy steps below, while you have mobile range so you can take advantage of all the useful links, before you start your journey…

FUn fact: DId you know?

On the 8th December 1938, the largest gold nugget ever found in the Barkly region was discovered by Albert Lane and Jack Noble. It weighed 31 ½ ounces!


Welcome to the Barkly Region, with Tennant Creek proudly known as the Golden Heart of the NT! Vast skies, interesting characters and colourful landscapes await you.
You will find a lively community of interesting locals . The Golden Heart reputation began with the mining era, but these days it is held sacred in the generous nature of the local inhabitants.

It is a timeless landscape, which invites you to take your time. Have a yarn with the locals, there is always someone to chat with, whether a fellow traveller at a rest stop, or a local at the bar!

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