Lasseter Highway

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Lasseter Highway
Northern Territory
Map of central Australia with Lasseter Highway highlighted in red
General information
Type Highway
Length 244 km (152 mi)
Route number(s) State Route 4
Major junctions
West end Tjukaruru Road, Uluru-Katatjuta National Park
  • Yulara Drive
  • Giles Street
  • Luritija Road (State Route 3)
East end Stuart Highway (National Highway 87), Erldunda
Major settlements Yulara, Curtin Springs, Mount Ebenezer
Highway system
Highways in Australia
National HighwayFreeways in Australia
Highways in the Northern Territory

Lasseter Highway is a fully sealed 244 kilometre highway in the Northern Territory of Australia.[1] It connects Yulara, Kata Tjuta and Uluru east to the Stuart Highway.[2] The highway is named after Lewis Hubert (Harold Bell) Lasseter, who claimed to have discovered a fabulously rich gold reef (Lasseter's Reef) west of Kata Tjuta.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Hema, Maps (2007). Australia Road and 4WD Atlas (Map). Eight Mile Plains Queensland: Hema Maps. pp. 100–101. ISBN 978-1-86500-456-3. 
  2. ^ Department of Transport (April 1998). "Map of all NT Roads" (PDF). Northern Territory Government. Archived (PDF) from the original on 5 May 2013. Retrieved 13 January 2014. 
  3. ^ Brooks, Sally (2 September 2011). "Photo essay" (PDF). Centralian Advocate. p. 7. Archived (PDF) from the original on 3 June 2014. Retrieved 3 June 2014.