Springvale Homestead off the Darwin to Alice Springs on the Stuart Highway travel information for self drive visitors guide

Springvale Homestead


Springvale Homestead

: Access driving via the sealed Stuart Highway south from Darwin or north from Alice Springs.
Springvale Homestead is the oldest original homestead in the Northern Territory. The station was established in 1878 by the ex-Overland Telegraph linesman Alfred Giles.

Where is Springvale Homestead caravan park via south of Katherine
Follow the Victoria Hwy (Savannah Way) south of Katherine for 8 km, then turn right into Zimin Dr, cross the river and turn left. Contact information

Springvale Homestead was built in the 1880's and is the oldest standing homestead in the Northern Territory. The homestead is renowned for its hospitality. Springvale Homestead offers a range of accommodation, a licensed bistro and kiosk, live entertainment, a swimming pool and waterslide, all in a natural parkland setting. View the unique radioactive natural spring and take in the culture of the original homestead and its collection of yesteryear treasures.

Camp alongside the billabong near the oldest standing homestead in NT, built in the 1880s. Most days during the Dry there is a Devonshire tea, and at night a crocodile adventure. The park has budget accommodation, a bistro and kiosk, a swimming pool and waterslide, as well as unpowered and powered sites.

How to book: Shadforth St, Katherine Cossack NT 0850, Australia (08) 8972 1355

http://travelnt.com/en/katherine-and-surrounds/accommodation/caravan-and-camping-grounds

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Darwin to Alice Springs on the Stuart Highway travel information for self drive visitors guide. 1500 klm a jouney to remember and you have never really known Australian until you visit both Uluru (Ayers Rock), Katherine Gorge (Nitmiluk) and Kakadu.

  • Travel from Darwin to Litchfield National Park back track to the Arnhem Highway onto Jabiru and then down the Kakadu Highway onto Pine Creek then Katherine and straight through another approximate 1200klm to Alice Springs stopping at Katherine and Katherine Gorge, Tennant Creek, Devils Marbles and the many road houses, wayside inns, hotels and fuel stops along the way and really enjoy true outback hospitality and the flavour of our territory. Option 2 do the reverse from Alice Springs to Darwin and which is better the choice is yours.


  • Tropical Darwin capital city

    Once a sleepy outback town now a small city now a thriving industrial and tourism hub. Darwin city sits on a peninsula, next the outer city of Palmerston 30klm away and outer Darwin small farm lots of 5 acres to 320 acres agricultural lands.

    Darwin Australia


  • Kakadu National Park

    Visit Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, Australia. 2 different access sealed highways into Kakadu it's a desintaion for tourists on vacation seeking a 5 day experience. Visit pristine waters, wildlife cruises and ancient Aboriginal rock art.

    Kakadu National Park


  • Litchfield National Park

    Visit Litchfield National Park, Northern Territory, Australia. Visit nearby Litchfield National Park and see stunning waterfalls and amazing termite mounds and swim safely in crystal-clear swimming holes such as Buley Rock Holes and Lower Cascades.

    Litchfield National Park


  • Katherine Gorge Nitmiluk

    Visit Katherine Gorge in Nitmiluk National Park,Northern Territory, Australia. The most comfortable months to visit the Park are from May to September. The wet season causes flooding of the Katherine River and restrictions on some of the activities available.

    Katherine Gorge
  • Katherine south of Darwin

    Visit Katherine in Northern Territory, Australia! With a population of over 9,804 people Katherine is a modern thriving regional center and excellent town to setup your camp at with it's caravan parks in the town and at Katherine Gorge in Nitmiluk National Park.

    Katherine
  • Mataranka Thermal Springs

    Visit Mataranka township and just off Stuart Highway in Elsey National Park.the famous Mataranka Thermal Springs is fed by spring water from the Daly and Georgina basins ata volume of 30.5 million litres per day. Surrounded by a palm forest 34C degrees.

    Mataranka Thermal Springs
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    Devils Marbles
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    Alice Springs
  • Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Tourism

    Uluru Kata Tjuta Park

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    Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park