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  Hotels in Alice Springs, Alice Springs hotels, Discount Hotels in Alice Springs, Budget Alice Springs hotels, Australia
Bond Springs Station Homestead is situated on the banks a tree-lined creek, a tributary of the normally dry Todd River within the majestic MacDonnell Ranges.
Rydges Plaza Alice Springs set on 4.5 hectares of landscaped and native bush gardens, and 1.5 kms from the town centre along the famous Todd River at the base of the McDonnell Ranges.
Rydges Plaza Alice Springs Hotel, set against a rugged mountain backdrop in Australia's very heart, and is easily accessable to the myriad attractions of this mystic and savagely beautiful region.
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  Alice Springs
Alice Springs is a large town in the Northern Territory of Australia.
Alice Springs is best known outside the region as the setting of the Nevil Shute novel A Town Like Alice, and because of its proximity to Uluru, formerly known as Ayers Rock, the monolithic hill that is one of Australia's best-known natural landmarks as well as an important focus of Aboriginal culture and beliefs.
Almost in the exact center of the continent, Alice Springs is some 700 kilometres from the nearest ocean and 1500 kilometres from the nearest major cities: Darwin and Adelaide.
www.xasa.com /wiki/en/wikipedia/a/al/alice_springs.html   (313 words)

  
 BNN at Work - Alice Springs
Alice Springs heeft zijn bestaan te danken aan de Overland Telegraph die rond 1870 Australië met de rest van de wereld verbond.
Alice is de vrouw van de inspecteur generaal van het telegraafwezen, Charles Todd.
Zelfs in de jaren ’50 was Alice Springs nog maar een heel klein stadje met een populatie van een paar honderd mensen.
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 Do Australia - Alice springs, outback centre
The Alice Springs telegraph station is the reason for the existence of the town.
Alice Springs today a town with a population of more than 25,000 originated, as many of the towns along the Stuart Highway did, through the need for an overland telegraph to assist Australia with its communications to the world.
Alice Springs itself is a major jumping-off point for north-south ventures, and many visitors stop here one their way to Ayers Rock and elsewhere in the outback.
www.doaustralia.com /states/NT/AliceSprings.htm   (660 words)

  
 Walkabout - Alice Springs
Recognised as the 'Centre of Australia' Alice Springs owes its modern popularity to a booming tourist industry which brings people to 'The Alice' to either explore the beauty of 'The Centre', particularly the magnificent MacDonnell Ranges, or head off to Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Kata Tjuta (The Olgas) which lie to the south-west.
The springs, after which the town in named, lie to the north-east of the town and were discovered in 1871 by the team building the Overland Telegraph.
Alice Springs has been the subject of many poems, travel books and novels of which the most famous is Nevil Shute's A Town Like Alice which Joe Harmon describes as a 'bonza place with plenty of water'.
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 Alice Springs Australia Hotels and Resorts - List of alice springs Australia Hotels and Resorts
Alice Springs is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia located at 23°42′S 133°52′E. The second-largest settlement in the Territory (the only other towns of significant size are Darwin, the capital, and Katherine).
Alice Springs is known as Mparntwe to its traditional inhabitants, the Arrernte.
Alice Springs is almost equidistant between Darwin and Adelaide.
www.southtravels.com /pacific/australia/alicesprings.html   (192 words)

  
 Alice Springs Resort : Alice Springs Accomodation
Alice Springs Resort is approximately 490kms from Ayers Rock Resort.
Alice Springs Resort has 108 standard and 36 new deluxe rooms, all with ensuite bathrooms, air-conditioning and all the standard inclusions you would expect a good Hotel to have.
Alice Springs Resort is only a five minute walk to the town's bustling cultural, shopping, business centre and supermarkets.
www.holidaycity.com /alice-springs-resort   (197 words)

  
 Alice Springs - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Alice Springs, town in central Australia, in the Northern Territory.
Alice Springs is one of the few population centers in the Australian outback...
Because Australia is in the Southern Hemisphere, its seasons are the reverse of those in the Northern Hemisphere.
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 Alice Springs, Australia
Alice Springs is an important base camp for tours (either by independent travelers in a hired car, all-terrain vehicle or camper van or by organized groups, to the fascinating natural beauties of central Australia - Ayers Rock, the western and eastern MacDonnell Ranges, Kings Canyon or the boundless expanses of the outback.
During the second world war Alice Springs became an important military base and, after the bombing of Darwin, the seat of government of the Northern Territory.
A major contribution to the development of Alice Springs and the outback was made by the Anglican missionary the Rev. John Flynn (d.
www.planetware.com /australia/alice-springs-aus-nt-as.htm   (617 words)

  
 Alice Springs, Northern Territory Information   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Alice Springs is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia located at 23°42′S 133°52′E.
Alice Springs had also been used by many Australian tourists as a stopover point between Darwin and Adelaide or Brisbane and Perth, but the airlines now prefer to fly directly to their destinations.
Alice Springs is host to a large number of festivals, including the Finke Desert Race and the Todd River Race that are held annually (ref: [4]).
www.bookrags.com /wiki/Alice_Springs,_Northern_Territory   (1290 words)

  
 Alice Springs Australia. Information and accommodation.
Alice Springs, the heart of 'The Red Centre', is the location perceived by many, although not geographically exact, as being at the centre of Australia.
Alice Springs is a good base to tour the other famous attractions in the south of The Northern Territory and most visitors to Uluru (Ayers Rock), Kata Tjuta (The Olgas) and Kings Canyon go via Alice Springs airport.
Alice Springs is a compact town and all the attractions are within walking distance.
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 NTPFES - FIRE&RESCUE - Alice Springs Fire Station   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Alice Springs began as a repeater station on the Overland Telegraph Line between Adelaide and Darwin - and ultimately London in 1872.
The original Alice Springs fire station (1956) was an old Army Provost Marshall's shed acquired by the local brigade and painted red.
Alice Springs is an important regional centre for the pastoral, mining, defence and tourism industries.
www.nt.gov.au /pfes/fire/aboutus/stations/alicesprings.html   (932 words)

  
 Rain Bird - Landscape Irrigation: Site Reports: Alice Springs
Alice Springs is considered Australia's definitive outback town, but when it comes to irrigation efficiency it's the epitome of progress.
Alice Springs is the destination for tens of thousands of visitors who come every year to the vast and scenic area of Australia known as the Red Center.
Alice Springs's irrigation system was operated by 70 stand-alone controllers, all of which were manually programmed and located as much as eight kilometers (about five miles) apart.
www.rainbird.com /landscape/site_reports/alice_springs.htm   (766 words)

  
 Alice Springs Hostel Beds - 9 hostels in Alice Springs, Australia
Alice lodge is located in the quiet suburb of old eastside right opposite a park and only a three minute
Situated close to all facilities in Alice Springs we offer a FREE shuttle bus service in and around town.
Situated at the Southern Entrance to Alice Springs, 5 minutes from the town centre, nestled amongst eucal...
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 Alice Springs,Alice Springs Australia,Tour to Alice Springs,Alice Springs Tours,Alice Springs City Australia
Referred to as the heart of Australia, Alice Springs is considered to be the most romantic country town in the world.
But we would like to differ because Alice Springs is home to some stunning ranges, water holes, exotic wildlife and wonderful people.
If you are concerned about accommodation at Alice Springs, you need not worry because it has a wide range of facilities ranging from resorts and hotels to apartments and caravan parks.
www.tsiholidays.com /australia/alice-springs.html   (420 words)

  
 Alice Springs accommodation, hotels, resorts, apartments, Red Centre bookings by Travel Online
Aurora Alice Springs is the only hotel situated on the bustling Todd Mall - the town's main shopping and business precinct.
Friendly, professional staff are available 24 hours a day to ensure your needs are catered for in every respect whether travelling for business or pleasure.
You will find Aurora Alice Springs a perfect base from which to explore the Northern Territory.
www.northernterritory.visitorsbureau.com.au /accommodation/alice_springs.html   (314 words)

  
 Alice Spings Airport - Home
Alice Springs is situated in the heart of Australia.
The nearest population centres are Darwin to the north and Adelaide to the south, both more than 1,300 Kilometres from Alice Springs, or two hours by jet passenger aircraft.
Alice Springs Airport is a modern fully airconditioned terminal located 14 kilometres to the south of the township of Alice Springs with a range of services and facilities available to visitors to the airport.
www.ntapl.com.au /ASIndex.htm   (88 words)

  
 Alice Springs Australia - Central Australia - Northern Territory Official Travel Site
Alice owes its existence to a cross-section of plucky pioneers and today, travellers can ponder various historic milestones at a number of key heritage sites in and around the town.
Alice Springs is surrounded by a red sand sea the size of Europe.
Alice Springs is a thriving, spirited outback centre - as famous for the personality of its locals as the natural wonders that surround it.
www.travelnt.com /en/explore/alice-springs   (441 words)

  
 Alice Springs Resort Luxury Resort Hotel Lodge accommodation Alice Springs Australia
What many refer to as the best accommodation in town, Alice Springs Resort combines efficient and friendly outback service with modern, comfortable facilities.
The location of Alice Springs Resort puts you in a perfect position to explore both the town and surrounding areas.
It is a convenient pick up point for the many local sightseeing tours available in and around Alice Springs, making Alice Springs Resort the perfect base for exploring the Outback attractions in and around the town.
www.designzontravel.co.nz /Australia/accommodation/alice_springs_resort/overview.htm   (221 words)

  
 Australia - Northern Territory : Alice Springs
Alice Springs is also a small and compact town with just five streets running from Wills Terrace in the north to Stuart Street in the south.
The Alice Springs Desert Park introduces you to the landscapes, animals and plants of Australia's deserts and their traditional use by Aboriginal people.
Professor Strehlow was born in Alice Springs, received his university training from Adelaide University, and then went home to study the ways of the Aranda people.
www.marimari.com /content/australia/popular_places/northern_territory/alice_springs/main.html   (431 words)

  
 Alice Springs News, December 7, 2005
Alice's biggest car dealership, Peter Kittle Motor Company, is expanding into South Australia after buying Salisbury Toyota in the northern Adelaide suburb of Para Hill.
Many of us in Alice are far away from family and I often hear people expressing the sentiment that it is good not to live too close to close family.
The fact is that the 'Uluru Scenario' is a tourism industry that is the envy of Alice Springs, due in no small part to its World Heritage listing, which relies heavily on Aboriginal culture and ownership.
www.alicespringsnews.com.au /1249.html   (5094 words)

  
 Cheap Car Hire & Rental in Alice Springs Australia
We are professional Alice Springs car hire company with fleet of cars, small, economy, mini vans, people carrier and multi-purpose vehicals.
The springs after which the town is named is situated in between the Todd River to the east.
Alice Springs has some fabulous shopping centers in the center of the city and some superb restaurants and pubs in and around the city particularly along the pedestriaised Todd Mall.
www.anycarhire.com /car-hire/alice-springs.htm   (244 words)

  
 Resort hotel Alice Springs - Australia hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Alice Springs is perfectly situated for any traveller exploring the wild, natural beauty of the oldest land mass on earth and our staff at the tour desk will assist you with information and bookings on local attractions and tours.
The Alice Springs Pacific Resort is a convenient pick up point for all local sightseeing tours.
The Alice Spring's Pacific Resort is ideally situated alongside the Todd River and is a five minute walk to Todd Mall, the business and shopping centre of Alice Springs.
www.asiarooms.com /australia/alice_springs/alice_springs_resort-hotel.html   (189 words)

  
 australia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The central Australian capital of Alice Springs is a pleasant combination of heritage and modern facilities.
Alice Springs is a perfect base for an outback holiday, giving easy access to many natural wonders: Uluru/Kata Tjuta National Park, Watarrka National Park (Kings Canyon) and the MacDonnell Ranges.
The Alice Springs Desert Park tells the stories of the desert, its plants, animals, landscapes and people.
www.australia.com /places_to_go/Cities/Cities_Alice_Springs/Prod_Map_STD1.aust?L=en&C=US   (359 words)

  
 Alice Springs Hotels - Hotels In Alice Springs Australia - Alice Springs Australia Hotels
The Heavitree Gap Outback Lodge is situated at the entrance to Alice Springs, approximately nine miles from the airport and three miles from the town center.
All Seasons Oasis Alice Springs is situated within walking distance of the town center and Todd Mall and approximately four miles from Alice Springs Airport.
The Novotel Outback Alice Springs is a deluxe property situated at the foothills of the Macdonnell Ranges, approximately seven miles from the airport.
www.hotelfinderaustralia.com /Alice-Springs.html   (456 words)

  
 Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
Alice Springs is a spirited bush town that grew from humble beginnings.
Situated in the middle of a huge, sparsely populated continent, Alice Springs is legendary for its isolated position on the map.
Alice Springs is the second largest populated city in the Northern Territory, has developed into a modern, thriving outback town.
www.alicespringsresort.com.au /alice-springs   (297 words)

  
 All Seasons Oasis Alice Springs : Northern Territory Alice Springs Hotels
The hotel is a perfect base to explore the attractions of Alice Springs, including Flynns memorial, the Old Ghan train, Desert Park and the Botanical Gardens.
Alice Springs is the gateway to Ayers Rock, the Olgas and Kings Canyon.
For the holiday of a lifetime, All Seasons Oasis Alice Springs provides you with an affordable and friendly homebase from which to start your adventures.
www.holidaycity.com /oasis-alice-springs/index.htm   (172 words)

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