Ochre Pits, West MacDonnell National Park

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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • You won't need to spend long here, but it is quite interesting. A short walk from the car park. Some interesting colours.  more »
  • 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 »
Google
  • Great little place. You will see white, yellow and the rare red ochre. Short easy walk, car park, free bbq, drop toilet
  • Just a 2 min walk away from the parking area. The colors are amazing!
  • The colours in the rock are amazing!
  • Absolutely gorgeous, recommended to stop here and take a look!