Neil Hargrave Lookout (24hr camp) - NT

  Camp Free


DEG: -23.751253 132.904968
DMS: 23º 45' 4.51" S 132º 54' 17.89" E
UTM: 53 K 7371740mN 286472mE
Altitude: 805.59m


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West Macdonnell National Park
Northern Territory 0872
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This lookout is accessible from the southern side of Namatjira Dr but is located on a bend in the road with a steep ascent. It is a bitumen ascent and only a short drive to the top, is accessible to all. The lookout has also been converted to a 24 hr free camp (best suited to caravans but there are not regulations about self-contained). The views are spectacular, however, it can be very windy here.

The lookout is named to honour Nathaniel Charles (Neil) Hargrave OBE, BA, LLB. There is a plaque that describes his contributions to the NT, specifically his advocacy work that led to legislation resulting in the formation of the NT Parks & Wildlife Commission in the early 1950s.
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Closest Weather Station

Alice Springs Airport at 25/02:30am CST
Distance from Neil Hargrave Lookout (24hr camp) 100.19km E
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Closest Climatic Station

Alice Springs Airport
Distance from Neil Hargrave Lookout (24hr camp) 100.19km E
Mean Max. °C36.435.132.628.223.019.819.722.627.230.933.635.4
Mean Min. °C21.520.717.512.
Mean Rain mm38.643.832.316.318.913.615.09.28.521.429.136.9

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