Tennant Creek Telegraph Station, Tennant Creek

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  • Great historic place, can't imagine the lonely existence of the operators living out in the middle of nowhere! In its hey day, this was a haven for travellers, a post office and a rations depot for Ab...  more »
  • A good well-described by notices basic setup. Pity you have to get the key from the information centre in town. But worth it and worth comparing to the Alice Springs set up.  more »
  • Unmanned historical place, well supported by fact sheets available online. Easy access and just off the Stuart Highway. Well worth a look through the old buildings. We found the fact sheet to be very ...  more »
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  • Well worth the stop, a bit of Australian history
  • Loved the history was great to see
  • Well worth a visit! Pick up the key from the mining centre off Peko Rd for a $20 deposit.
  • Great to see historical buildings like this preserved, however a little disappointing that none of the old telegraph equipment is on show.

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