Simpsons Gap, Tjoritja/West MacDonnell Ranges, Northern Territory

A number of scenic gaps pierce the West MacDonnell Ranges. One of these is Simpsons Gap, site of one of the most prominent waterholes in the region. The area is an important spiritual site to the Arrarnta Aboriginal people, where several dreaming trails and stories cross.  The area around the gap is a major stronghold for some of the rare and relict plants of the region.

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