Wayoutback Australian Safaris

Adventure and Outdoors Tours Cultural and Theme Tours Extended Food and Wine Tours Full Day Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours Walking and Biking Tours

Established in 1999, Wayoutback Australian Safaris has forged an enviable reputation for running authentic small group experiences, incorporating indigenous culture for adventure travellers. From Uluru (Ayers Rock), the red heart of Australia, to the Tropical waterfalls and wetlands of Kakadu National Park, Wayoutback Australian Safaris deliver quality experiences throughout the Northern Territory. Our Safaris comprise different styles, catering for travellers of varying ages and budget.

At Wayoutback we are passionate about what we do and with intimate knowledge of the areas in which we operate, allows us to pass on this knowledge to all who travel with us. We pride ourselves on the dedicated people within our team who work tirelessly to turn dreams into reality.

For over 19 years Wayoutback has been working on building lasting relationships with a vast array of local contacts and exploring the most beautiful and often spectacular locations, enabling us to provide the most unforgettable lifetime experiences possible.

If you want to experience the “icons, culture and the traditions” of the Northern Territory, then Wayoutback Australian Safaris is for you.

Facilities

Aboriginal Culture Advanced Ecotourism Certified Adventure Adventure and Outdoors Tours Art & Culture Australian Gay and Lesbian Tourism Association Australian Tourism Accreditation Australian Tourism Export Council Basic Camping Cultural and Theme Tours Ecotourism Certified (EA) Extended Family Family Friendly Food and Wine Tours Four Wheel Driving Full Day Hiking Indigenous experiences and/or cultural immersion Indigenous themes and/or interpretation Land - Motorised Moderate Nature & Wildlife Nature and wildlife Public Toilet Respecting Our Culture Indigenous Accreditation Program Sightseeing Tours Swimming The Ecotourism Association of Australia Walk Walking and Biking Tours

Services

Spend the nights around the campsite

$490

There is a lot to see between Alice Springs and Darwin and this Wayoutback 3 day adventure offers a value for money experience.

You will explore the precariously balanced Devils Marbles, stop for a cold drink at the historic Daly Waters Pub (home of Australia’s first international airport!), soak in the Mataranka Thermal Pools and have the opportunity to paddle along the peaceful water of the Katherine Gorge.
At night you will unwind around our campsites and then retire to your swag.

Enjoy fantastic guides, tasty meals and travel in a comfortable air conditioned vehicle so that you are free to sit back and experience the wonders of the Outback.

Public Toilet
Aboriginal guide showing group rock art in Arnhem Land

$1460

This is the ultimate Top End Adventure and is a must do for those seeking an Indigenous experience. Explore Kakadu National Park by small group 4 x 4, Swim in the clear rock holes and waterfalls of Litchfield National Park, get up close and personal to a crocodile on a Yellow Waters Cruise, spend a day in remote Arnhem Land where you will see Ancient Rock art with an Indigenous guide, see towering escarpments and billabongs full of wildlife. Travel to Nitmiluk National Park (Katherine Gorge) where you can paddle, cruise or walk the gorge and take part in an Indigenous Cultural experience that makes the Top End so unique. Spend your nights in private campsites, cooking over the campfire and marvelling at the clear Southern skies where stars are plenty and stories flow free.

Family Friendly
Uluru sunset drinks

$835

Our original Wayoutback Safari, offering an authentic outback adventure with a touch of style and quality. Travel with a small group in a purpose built four-wheel drive vehicle. As well as experiencing the wonders of Uluru (Ayers Rock), Kata Tjuta (The Olgas) and Watarrka (Kings Canyon), we’ll give you the opportunity to really experience the desert – driving on dirt roads, avoiding the crowds and sleeping at our remote private bush camps. Participate in an indigenous cultural exchange at Uluru including an Aboriginal Guided walk. Choose to sleep under the clearest southern stars you can imagine with your choice of a traditional swag or comfortable permanent safari tent complete with beds, pillows and all linen. Enjoy our Endless star dining at Uluru, with quality food cooked over the campfire. This is an emotive journey into the heart of the Red Centre.

Family Friendly
Ellery Creek Big Hole

$99

Spend the day with Wayoutback exploring the mighty West MacDonnell Ranges. Hike the picturesque Ghost Gum Walk into the majestic Ormiston Gorge before spending time relaxing at the stunning Ormiston Waterhole. Visit the world heritage listed Ochre Pits, a registered sacred site and take an afternoon swim at the spectacular Ellery Creek Big Hole. Enjoy a BBQ lunch with your fellow travellers and relax in this truly amazing part of ‘The Territory’.

Family Friendly
Florence Falls, a waterfall within Litchfield National Park

$99

Spend the day with Wayoutback exploring Litchfield National Park, visiting the a bounding waterfalls, monsoon rainforest, bush walking tracks, swimming holes and amazing Magnetic and Cathedral Termite Mounds.Enjoy a BBQ lunch with your fellow travellers and relax in this truly amazing part of ‘The Territory’.

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Kata Tjuta

$425

This overnight adventure offers those short on time to explore Uluru and Kata Tjuta by commencing in either Alice Springs or Ayers Rock Resort or Airport and departing from Ayers Rock. Travel in an air-conditioned four wheel drive and absorb the fascinating information of the area and its people provided by your experienced guide. Participate in an Aboriginal guided walk at Uluru. Experience the Uluru sunset and sunrise away from the crowds and spend the night in our remote campsite with your choice of swag or comfortable permanent tent with beds and dinner cooked over the fire.

Family Friendly
Red Centre spider

$395

This Wayoutback 3 Day adventure offers a value for money Red Centre experience featuring private campsites sleeping out under the stars in swags. Travel in an air-conditioned minibus and absorb the fascinating information of the area and its people provided by your experienced guide – all of this while travelling with other active travellers from all over the world….and of course you will hike, climb and explore Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon!

Group at bottom of Jim Jim Falls in sandy pool

$195

Visit the jewels of Kakadu National Park on this 1 day Safari departing from Jabiru. Accessible only during the dry season, Twin and Jim Jim Falls are unmistakably the highlight of Kakadu National Park. Spend the day four wheel driving rocky tracks, taking a boat cruise along Twin Falls Gorge, hiking your way over boulders to the base of Jim Jim Falls and surrounding yourself by the 150 metre high cliffs. Only for the fit and active Twin and Jim Jim Falls will not disappoint.

Family Friendly
Coffee with sunrise at Uluru

$1170

Our Kangaroo Dreaming Safari is the ultimate 5 Day 4WD Central Australia adventure safari.
We’ll tour Uluru, Kata Tjuta, Watarrka and the West MacDonnell Ranges but more importantly, we’ll get to truly experience the outback in an authentic way – camping at remote private bush camps, driving on bush tracks and visiting Oak Valley Aboriginal Community. Oak Valley is an inspirational community boasting an olive plantation, Aboriginal rock carvings and paintings as well as an ancient fossil field.

Family Friendly
Group of friends swimming at Florence Falls in Litchfield National Park

$560

This Wayoutback 3 day adventures offers a value for money Top End experience which features wildlife, waterfalls, wetlands and Aboriginal art and culture. You will explore the landscape and waterfalls of Kakadu National Park (world heritage listed for both its cultural and natural values), and search for crocodiles and other wildlife on a billabong cruise in the Mary River Wetlands. Swim in plunge pools under waterfalls in Litchfield National Park and learn about the Aboriginal Dreamtime from your guide. Utilising private campsites with basic tents, this budget Safari is perfectly suited for those looking for an Adventure Safari without breaking the bank.

Uluru

$995

The Wallaby Dreaming Safari is perfect for those seeking more than the known icons of Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Watarrka. Travel by four-wheel drive with a maximum of 16 guests, spend a day in the Western MacDonnell Ranges where you will hike, swim and explore the ancient landscape in this peaceful and relaxed part of the Australian Outback. For those that love their creature comforts spend your nights in our permanent remote campsites, away from the masses, complete with permanent safari tents, hot showers and a bed with pillows and linen. For those that seek adventure, sleep out under the stars in a traditional Aussie swag with a million star view of the southern skies.

Family Friendly
Eco Tour

From $3035 to $4285

Our 3 Day 4WD Eco Experience to Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon is perfect for people that like small groups, keeping away from the crowds, walking and soaking up the atmosphere of Central Australia but with all the comforts of home. Rather than just seeing these icons of the Red Centre, we’ll give you the opportunity to really experience them before retiring to your hotel, a nice shower and restaurant meals.

Family Friendly
Exploring the pools at Florence Falls in Litchfield National Park

$820

This 3 day Kakadu and Litchfield adventure tour offers a value for money experience with a touch of style and quality. Travelling with a maximum of 17 people in purpose built 4-wheel drive vehicles, stay in our private campsites complete with permanent safari tents with beds and linen.

Swim in plunge pools under waterfalls in Litchfield National Park. Learn about Aboriginal Culture from your guide at the Aboriginal art sites of Nourlangie and Ubirr and explore the landscape and waterfalls of Kakadu National Park (World Heritage listed for both its cultural and natural values), travel along rocky 4-wheel drive tracks and take part in an iconic Yellow Waters Cruise.

Note: Due to the changing seasons of the Northern Territory’s Top End, this tour has differing itineraries, please ensure you have selected the correct one.

Family Friendly
Girl swimming at Florence Falls in Litchfield National Park

$720

Swim in plunge pools under waterfalls in Litchfield National Park and learn about the Aboriginal Dreamtime from your guide. Explore the landscape and waterfalls of Kakadu National Park (World Heritage listed for both its cultural and natural values), travel along rocky 4-wheel drive tracks and search for crocodiles and other wildlife on a Yellow Waters Cruise

Family Friendly
Litchfield

$1200

This is the ultimate Top End Adventure. Swim in the clear rock holes and waterfalls of Litchfield National Park, explore Kakadu National Park by small group 4 x 4, get up close and personal with a crocodile on a Yellow Waters Cruise and hike your way through the rugged terrain to Twin and Jim Jim Falls*. Travel to Nitmiluk National Park (Katherine Gorge) where you can paddle, cruise or walk the gorge and take part in an indigenous cultural experience that makes the Top End so unique. Spend your nights in private campsites, cooking over the campfire and marvelling at the clear Southern skies where stars are plenty and stories flow free.

Family Friendly
Arnhem Land local guide showing group artwork on rock face

$1105

The ultimate Top End Adventure awaits for those seeking an Indigenous experience. Explore Kakadu and Litchfield National Parks by small group 4WD, get up close and personal to a crocodile on a boat cruise, visit the jewels of Kakadu, Twin & Jim Jim Falls and spend a day in remote Arnhem Land where you will see Ancient Rock art with an Indigenous guide and spend your nights in private campsites, cooking over the campfire and marvelling at the clear Southern skies where stars are plenty.

Family Friendly
Uluru

From $475 to $575

With the option of starting at Alice Springs or Ayers Rock, this Wayoutback 4 Day/3 Night adventure finishes at Ayers Rock. Offering a value for money Red Centre experience featuring private campsites where you have the opportunity to sleep around the campfire in an Aussie Swag as well as 1 night in a hostel in Alice Springs. Travel in an air-conditioned minibus and absorb the fascinating history of the area and its people provided by your experienced guide – all of this while travelling with other fun loving and active travellers from all over the world … and of course you will hike, climb and explore Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon and visit the Outback town of Alice Springs!

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