FREE Shuttle Bus
A FREE shuttle bus service is available to and from the festival at Alice Springs Desert Park, stopping at five park n ride locations around Alice Springs. Car Parking is available at all park n ride locations.
The first bus will depart at 6pm each evening, departing from Star of Alice Bus Stop (in front of G’Day Mate Tourist Park), Palm Court.
The last bus will depart from Alice SpringsDesert Park at 10:50pm each evening.
Frequency: Approximately every 10 minutes
Route Time: Approximately 22-25 minutes
There is no need to book, just jump on!
Please note: The Alice Springs Desert Park Car Park will be closed for public access. You will not be able to drive your car out to the festival.
Stop #1: Star of Alice Bus Stop
Location: 50 Palm Circuit, Ross NT 0871
Description: Bus stop located along Palm Circuit, pick up and drop off only.
Stop #2: Lasseter’s Convention Centre, Alice Springs
Location: 112 Barrett Drive, Alice Springs NT 0871
Description: Bus Slip Stream of Lasseter’s Centre of Entertainment, Park & Ride service at the Convention Centre carpark.
Stop #3: Council Civic Car Park
Location: 18 Leichardt Terrace, Alice Springs NT 0871
Description: Bus bay on Leichardt Terrace in front of the library parking area, Park & Ride service at the Council Civic carpark.
Stop #4: Araluen Cultural Precinct
Location: 61 Larapinta Drive, Araluen NT 0871
Description: Enter via Larapinta Drive, Park & Ride service at the Araluen Cultural precinct carpark.
Stop #6: Albretch Oval
Location: Corner of Albrecht Drive and Jameison Place, Larapinta NT 0871
Description: Park & Ride service at the Albretch Oval carpark.
Stop #7: Desert Park
Location: 871 Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs NT 0871
Description: Final drop off point and also the Festival pick up location to return to Alice Springs. Bus stop is south of the carpark.
Access via Bike Path
Access to Alice Springs Desert Park is also available via the bicycle path on Larapinta Drive. Approximate distances to Alice Springs Desert Park are:
• Flynns Grave to Alice Springs Desert Park entry: 2.4 km
• Larapinta Drive to Alice Springs Desert Park entry: 900 m
• Blain Street to Larapinta Drive: 2.3 km
• Blain Street to Alice Springs Desert Park entry: 2.8 km
• Blain Street to Flynns Grave: 4.5 km