Watarrka National Park


Watarrka National Park

Infobox_protected_area_of_Australia | name = Watarrka National Park
iucn_category = II



caption =
locator_x = 130
locator_y = 97
nearest_town_or_city = Yulara
coordinates = coord|24|15|06|S|131|37|55|E|type:landmark_region:AU
area = 720 km²
established = 1989
visitation_num =
visitation_year =
managing_authorities = Parks and Wildlife Commission of the Northern Territory
official_site = [http://www.nt.gov.au/ipe/conmgt/index.cfm?fuseaction=viewPark&page=1&menu=ParkRes&pid=96 Watarrka National Park]

Watarrka is a national park in the Northern Territory (Australia), 1316 km south of Darwin and 323 km southwest of Alice Springs. It contains the much visited Kings Canyon at the western end of the George Gill Range and Kathleen Springs (22 km to the southeast of Kings Canyon).

See also

* Protected areas of the Northern Territory (Australia)


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