Park rangers working in remote localities

Relocating to a Northern Territory (NT) park ranger station for employment is an exciting and unique opportunity, but it can prove daunting for some. 

To help applicants and candidates with the decision to move, you can read the fact sheet below, which has basic information about remote living. 

Read the remote ranger stations fact sheet (3.2 mb).

For information about a specific location contact the Parks and Wildlife head office by calling (08) 8951 8250.

Parks and Wildlife staff and family members working remotely are also eligible for certain entitlements.

Remote ranger stations

There are remote ranger stations in the following locations:

  • Arltunga Historical Reserve
  • Borroloola Township
  • Elsey National Park - Mataranka
  • Finke Gorge National Park
  • Judbarra/Gregory National Park:
    • Bullita Section
    • Timber Creek
  • Garig Gunak Barlu National Park
  • Keep River National Park
  • Limmen National Park
  • Litchfield National Park:
    • Walker Creek
    • Batchelor
  • Mary River National Park 
  • Nitmiluk National Park:
    • Leliyn (Edith Falls)
    • Katherine Gorge
  • Owen Springs Reserve
  • Tennant Creek
  • Trephina Gorge Nature Park
  • Watarrka National Park
  • Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park:
    • Ormiston Gorge
    • Simpsons Gap.

Last updated: 11 November 2016