Standing 300 meters high, Mount Conner is a distinctive flat-topped sandstone capped sand and rock mountain. This horseshoe-shaped inselberg is one of the most distinctive formation in the region. Experience desert life in this great outback destination which is also known as Atilla and Artilla.
Things to see & do in Mount Conner
Mt Conner is situated on a vast, fully operational, privately owned cattle station called Curtin Springs Station. While the dams on the property were constructed for watering cattle, you will find it's the perfect natural habitat for red kangaroos, rock wallabies and a vast array of birds and reptiles of the Red Centre. You will discover an ancient inland salt lake in this vast property which is over 1 million acres in size.
SEIT Outback Australia offers a unique 4WD Outback Adventure Tour introducing you to life in the desert at Mount Conner. This is the only tour permitted on this privately owned land. Absorb the ambiance of the Red Centre without the crowds as you venture into an extraordinary environment by 4WD. While enjoying a glass of sparkling wine, you will be captivated by the spectacular changing colours of sunset over Mt Conner. Before returning to Ayers Rock Resort, you will relish a three-course home cooked dinner prepared by the station cook at Curtin Springs Station' homestead. Find out more about SEIT Outback Adventure Tours.
Driving Distances to Mount Conner
Mount Conner is located 100km east of Ayers Rock Resort and 285km from Alice Springs and is accessible via sealed roads, so you don't need a 4WD. As Mount Conner is located on privately owned land there’s no public access.