Ochre Pits, West MacDonnell National Park
(3.6/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web)
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  • Its a small attraction and not many people go there! But ochre once used by aboriginals for paintings in form of big rocks is very colorful! If you are in West MasDonnel Ranges, stop by for a quick lo...  more »
  • The pits are a short walk from the carpark. There is a short paved track to a scenic outlook and then stairs down to the beautiful cliff face. All the dessert colours in the cliffs are lovely, but it'...  more »
  • Not really worth the time if you're already familiar with Aboriginal use of Ochre paint. Just a river bed with various colours of clay used by the local tribes. No demonstrations of Ochre painting. On...  more »
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  • Just a 2 min walk away from the parking area. The colors are amazing!
  • Absolutely gorgeous, recommended to stop here and take a look!