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Review of RT Tours Australia

RT Tours Australia
Ranked #14 of 33 Tours in Alice Springs
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Owner description: Bob Taylor is a Master Bush Chef that loves to share his passion for food, culture and country with travellers to Australia’s Red Centre. A Central Aranda man, Bob infuses traditional foods of the Australian bush into his fare to add flavours unique to the region. His deep knowledge of culture and country allows him to pass the stories of this amazing landscape on to his guests.
Los Angeles, California
Level 5 Contributor
74 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

What an amazing experience! Dinner under the stars, feasting on traditional bush tucker and finishing off with a worldy experience about learning about Indigenous astronomy. This is a must for anyone visiting the area!

Visited July 2015
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Toowoomba, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
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“Have a good time with Bob”
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Can't add much more than has already been written about Bob's tour. Have a read of all the reviews. We (Julie and I) were the only ones on our particular tour which made it very special for us. Bob is a lovely bloke and and made us feel very comfortable with him. He is not short of stories and knowledge of the bush and the uses of plants in his 'bush tucker'. I would recommend this tour to anyone travelling to the 'outback' of Oz.

Visited June 2016
1 Thank Phil G
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175 reviews
63 attraction reviews
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“A truly amazing experience”
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Bob collected us from the hotel and drove us to several places of interest, all the time telling us tales and facts about his life and about Aboriginal culture. It was one of the highlights of our month in Australia. We are both vegetarians and Bob adapted his usual menu to suit us - so although we didn't get to eat emu or kangaroo, he prepared plenty of other tasty dishes for us. A fabulous afternoon and evening - thanks, Bob!

Visited February 2016
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
Level 6 Contributor
212 reviews
85 attraction reviews
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“A fantastic introduction to the Outback”
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

We were treated like queens. All 5 of us. Bob picked us up from our hotel and brought us to the Alice Springs Telegraph station where we saw a mother kangaroo with her joey.
We enjoyed dinner in view of the Western McDonnell ranges, and were treated to an amazing 5 course gourmet bush meal prepared by Bob. We still talk about the sparkling lemon drink with river mint and wattleseed-rubbed macadamia nuts.
We also enjoyed the emu sausage and lean kangaroo meat. Dessert was individual cakes cooked over the fire and they left us speechless. It was absolutely delicious!
All this under the night sky listening to the sounds of the desert. It was a one of a kind, authentic Outback experience and we absolutely loved it.

Visited November 2015
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Level 5 Contributor
60 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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“Unique Most enjoyable experience”
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Bob does, history, geography, culture, politics and some special cooking.
The perspective you get is unlike any other. It is personal from a person who has and continues to live it.
We are so glad that we chose this activity - thanks Bob

Visited November 2015
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