The area is an important spiritual site to the Arrernte Aboriginal people, where several dreaming trails and stories cross.
The Simpsons Gap area incorporates large areas of Mulga and is a major stronghold for over 40 rare and relict plants.
A wallaby is any animal belonging to the family Macropodidae that is smaller than a kangaroo and has not been designated otherwise…
The name "wallaby" comes from Dharug 'walabi' or 'waliba'. Young wallabies are known as "joeys", like many other marsupials.
Palm Creek flows into the Finke River from the west about 15 km (by track) south of Hermannsburg.
My first experience in a 4WD across stick and stones, I woud say rocks
Although the gorge usually appears dry, there are some small pockets of semi-permanent spring-fed pools that allow the unique flor…
Palm Valley and the surrounding area is the only place in Central Australia where Red Cabbage Palms (Livistona mariae) survive.
During significant rainfall in the region, expanses of water can be witnessed flowing through the valley gorge.
Palm Creek flows into the Finke River from the west about 15 km (by track) south of Hermannsburg. The track follows the creek to P…
The average rainfall for Palm Valley is only 200 mm per year.