THE HEART OF AUSTRALIA. East Macdonnell Ranges – Premier Campground
“Our newly refurbished campground facilities, including the recently refurbished ablution block, are yours to enjoy from Easter 2023. See you soon! “
Your Hosts, Brad & Belinda
Located in some of Australia’s most secluded bushland, Arltunga campground is your gateway to a range of local experiences
Pioneering history & heritage architecture
Visit the site of Central Australia’s very first town
Natural scenic wonders, including fabulous Ruby Gorge
First Nations Culture
Unique flora and fauna – fascinating bird watching
Excellent hiking & walking trails
Adventure bike riding – test yourself
Bush camping under a trillion stars
A truly authentic outback camping experience, self-sufficiency at Arltunga is essential, like planning your fuel supply and bringing your own firewood. Please check the FAQ’s on this site for essential information.
Arltunga is located 110 km east of Alice Springs, firstly along the Ross Highway, then onto Arltunga Road. The drive includes 76 kms of bitumen and 30 kms of dirt, and offers beautiful, scenic views of the East MacDonnell Ranges.
From Alice Springs, take the Ross Hwy | Following the signs, after 76kms, turn left off Ross Hwy onto Arltunga Rd | After 30kms turn left off Arltunga Road into Arltunga Eco Retreat – please follow the signs to the campgrounds.
“It’s a fantastic spot to unwind, take in the peaceful surroundings and there’s plenty of history, walking tracks and not far from Ruby Gorge. Thanks again Brad & Belinda. I had a fantastic couple of nights and it was great to share a beer with you Belinda. Cheers! “
Visitor. 19 Jul 2022
0408 081 239
We acknowledge the traditional Aboriginal custodians of the land on which we deliver our services. We pay our respects to Elders and Leaders, past, present and emerging.
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