Dangers & Annoyances

Avoid walking alone at night anywhere in town. Catch a taxi back to your accommodation if you're out late.

Emergency & Important Numbers

Directory Assistance 1223

Ambulance 000



Major banks with ATMs, such as ANZ, Commonwealth, National Australia and Westpac, are located in and around Todd Mall in the town centre.


Tourist Information

Alice Springs Visitor Information Centre This helpful centre can load you up with stacks of brochures and the free visitors guide. Weather forecasts and road conditions are posted on the wall. National parks information is also available. Ask about the unlimited kilometre deals if you are thinking of renting a car.

Central Land Council For Aboriginal land permits and transit permits.

Parks & Wildlife Information on national parks and for the Larapinta Trail.

Wildcare Inc Alice Springs The people to call if you find injured wildlife