Coober Pedy: around town From Alice Springs, I hopped back on the Greyhound and made my way further south. As I head another 1,000 miles to Adelaide to see friends I met a couple months ago in Bali, it was recommended I stop in a town, along the way called, Coober Pedy. So, I chose to breakup my journey and find out what Coober Pedy was all about. I booked my accommodation via Airbnb and was expecting more details from my host in Coober Pedy, typically the day before arrival.
Henbury Meteorite Craters Henbury Meteorite Craters As I make my way back to Alice Springs, I make a stop at the Henbury Meteorite Craters. According to the Northern Territory Parks and Wildlife Commission, it was around 4,000 years ago when a large meteorite, travelling at over 40,000 kilometers per hour [~25,000 miles p/h] broke up before impact and hit the surface of earth at Henbury. At Henbury you can find 12 meteorite craters, ranging in diameter from 7 to 180 meters [~