Desert Knowledge

Turn off located on Stuart Highway opp Yirara College
They have a Solar Demonstration Facility that showcases solar technologies.

The Desert Knowledge Australia Solar Centre has:
  • Over 15 large-scale solar installations
  • An interpretive visitor centre
  • An interpretive walk
  • A world-first interactive website providing live data feeds from the Solar Centre and information on the operational performance of the different solar technologies.

The Solar Centre has an important role in public education of the benefits and capabilities of solar electricity generation.
It is open to the public, and a range of interpretive displays allow school children, tourists and the local community to learn about and explore the differences between the technologies and how they work, with a display in real time data.

Contact: Lyndon Frearson ph: 08 89 514 341, mob: 0438 83 99 20 for details on having someone talk to classes.