Savannah Way

Australia's Adventure Drive

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The Savannah Way is Australia’s Adventure Drive, linking Cairns in Tropical North Queensland with the historic pearling town of Broome in Western Australia’s Kimberley, via the natural wonders of Australia’s tropical savannahs and the Northern Territory’s Top End.

The 3700 kilometre route links 15 National Parks and five World Heritage areas.

Explore just a section or cross the continent enjoying its wide horizons, ancient gorges and abundant wildlife, connecting with Aboriginal and pioneer heritage in today’s friendly outback.

Choose your adventure

The
Kimberley

Northern
Territory

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Queensland

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Savannah Guides is an award-winning network of tour guides and operators with in-depth knowledge of the natural and cultural environments across Australia’s vast tropical savannahs.

Look for Savannah Guides unique visitor experiences on your travels through Northern Australia.

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