Meals, Food and Provisions
Roadhouses stock snacks, drinks and essential food items.
Community-based stores at Warburton, Warakurna, Docker River and
Atitjere stock fresh produce and frozen foods. Laverton, Boulia and
Winton have general stores and/or supermarkets with a wide variety of
groceries, fresh produce and essential foods. Yulara and Alice Springs
have a wide selection of stores offering meals, provisions and food
Bird watching (i.e. at waterholes, wells, billabongs), nature walks
(i.e. along/around ridges & breakaways, through mulga scrub / oak
forest), wildlife spotting, geocaching (searching for hidden caches
approximately 70-80km apart), viewing interpretive panels (located
approximately 80-90km apart), viewing indigenous art galleries /
workshops at select communities, 4WD side trips to known sites of
interest, bush camping, picnic at roadside rest bays & river
crossings, viewing panoramic landscapes from roadside crests and
fossicking at gem fields.
Permits are required to travel from:
Laverton to WA Border from the Department of Indigenous Affairs (Ph. 08 9235 8000);
Yulara to WA Border from the Central Land Council (Ph. 08 8951 6320).
Special permit is required to venture off the Outback Way from
Ngaanyatjarra Land Council (Ph. 08 8950 1711).
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