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14 Photos That Prove How Beautiful The Northern Territory Really Is

Ever feel like you're just stuck in a certain state...of mind? Get out of it and check out the Northern Territory.

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1. Lake Amadeus

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The largest salt lake, located southwest in the NT.

2. The Kangaroo Sanctuary, Alice Springs

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Red kangaroos can be found in the NT, known for a hopping speed of up to 70km/h!

3. Nitmiluk Gorge, Katherine

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Located in Katherine and home to the traditional land owners, the Jawoyn people, Nitmiluk is known as "the place of cicada dreaming."

4. Rainbow Beach, Tiwi Islands

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Located just a short ferry ride from Darwin.

5. Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

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World-famous, for many reasons, but most notably you can watch Uluru change colours.

6. Baruwei Lookout, Nitmiluk

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The Baruwei Lookout is located in Nitmiluk, just a 40-minute drive from Katherine Visitor Information Centre.

7. Darwin Sailing Club, Darwin Harbour

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Get a drink or something to eat at the Sailing Club, and enjoy the amazing view of the Darwin Harbour.

8. Nightcliff Jetty, Darwin

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Look out for the pop-up food trucks as you visit the Nightcliff Foreshore in Darwin.

9. Bitter Springs, Mataranka

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A gorgeous part of Katherine, this is a great place to chill out after exploring.

10. Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

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Be sure to stop by and check out the majestic view of Mount Connor.

11. Rainbow Valley

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One of the most peaceful places anywhere, Rainbow Valley is located jsut an hour drive from Alice Spring.

12. Jim Jim Falls, Kakadu

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Located within the biggest national park in Australia, Kakadu, the Jim Jim Falls are a sight to behold from high above.

13. Uluru

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The spiritual heart of Australia, Uluru can also be seen from sky tours. Truly stunning.

14. Rainbow Beach, Melville Island

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Visit Melville Island to explore and see turtles and turtle eggs, and let an Indigenous guide take you on an amazing trip.

Ahhh, Northern majestic. Check out this video from Melbourne comedian Harley Breen to see just how stuck you might be in your own state.

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Facts from Northern Territory