WHAT’S HAPPENING TODAY:
Ranger Guided Activcites are now available from Monday to Saturday throughout Kakadu! Look below to find out whats happening, when and where or check outour website to download a copy of the Weekly Activities!
- Road Works on the Jim Jim falls road be careful Road works will take place 12th of July 2016 to the 18th of July 2016.
- Twin Falls Gorge and Twin Falls Escarpment Walk is OPEN!! Twin Falls Gorge Boat Shuttle tickets $12.50 per person (over 16) CASH ONLY at site, and can be purchased at Bowali Visitor Centre. Jim Jim Crossing is currently 0.8m deep. ACCESS IS STRICTLY HIGH CLEARENCE 4WD VEHICLE WITH SNORKEL ONLY. Estaurine Crocodiles are present in this area, please adhere to all crocodile warning signs and do not swim.
- Kakadu early dry season burning program has commenced. Every year in the early dry season, controlled burns are conducted across the park by Bininj/Mungguy and park staff. This helps to clean up removing dry grassses which helps generate new plant growth. Please observe all burning warning signs, and for further information contact Bowali.
- Ranger guided activities may be callcelled for reasons beyond our control at a moments notice.
- For more detailed information, subscribe to our Kakadu Newsletter
|Kakadu Highway||Open||There have been buffalo sightings on the highway at the southern end of the park, please drive with care.|
|Old Jim Jim Road||Open||High Clearance 4WD only|
|South Alligator region|
|Mamukala wet lands||Open||Ranger Guided Walk: Tue 8am to 10am|
|Red Lily Billabong||Open||4WD required
|Bucket Billabong||Open||4WD required
|Alligator Billabong||Open||4WD required
|2 Mile Hole Billabong||Open|
|4 Mile Hole Billabong||Closed||Due to salvinia outbreak affecting 95% of the billabong, Four Mile Hole will be temporarily closed for remediation during 2016. Two Mile Hole will still be accessible.|
|West Alligator Head||Open||No Water Available. Must Take own water. Road is in good condition, loose gravel surface. please drive safely to conditions.
|Bowali Visitor Centre||Open||Visitor Centre and Tourist Information Services are open from 8am to 5pm daily.
Guided Cultural Activities: Tue 9:30 to 1pm and Fri 10:30am to 1:30pm
Ranger Talk: Thur 1pm to 2pm
|Bowali bike and walking track||Open||Ranger Guided Walk: Fri 8:30 to 10am (meet are Bowali Visitor Centre)|
|Malabanjbanjdju Tent area||Open||Camping fees apply.
|Malabanjbanjdju Caravan area||Open||Camping fees apply.
|Burdulba Campground||Open||Camping fees apply.|
|East Alligator region|
|Ubirr||Open||From 8:30am until sunset.
Ranger Guided Walk: Tue, Wed and Fri 9:30 to 11:30am
|Magela Creek (road to Ubirr)||Open|
|Manngarre rainforest walk||Open|| Short walk only is now open
Ranger Guided Walk:Thurs 8:30-10:30am
|Sandstone & river bush walk||Open|
|Merl Campground||Open||Campground 2 is OPEN
Ranger Guided Activity: Mon 1 to 3pm
Ranger Guided Activity: Thurs 11 to 1 pm
|Nourlangie||Open||Ranger Guided Rock Art Talks: Mon, Wed and Fri 9am to 11am.
|Nawurlandja Lookout walk||Open||Ranger Guided Walk: Mon 5pm to 6:30pm
|Anbangbang Billabong walk||Open||2.5km circular walk is CLOSED due to high water levels from the recent rainfall but the carpark area is still accessible. Sightings of Feral PIGS. Be Careful when going into car park.
|Gubara Pools walk||Open||Day use only. Crocodiles can move into this areas at any time. Please call Bowali Visitor Centre on 08 8938 1120 to report any sightings.|
|Nanguluwur art site walk||Open||Ranger Guided Walk: Thur 8am to 10:30am
|Muirella Park Campground||Open||Camping fees apply.|
|Sandy Billabong Campground||Open||4WD required. Camping fees apply.|
|Mirrai Lookout walk||Open||.|
|Yellow Water region|
|Yellow Water Boardwalk||Open|
|Yellow Water Road||Open|
|Yellow Water boat ramp||Open||Yellow Waters boat cruise shuttle departs from Cooinda Lodge please visit the reception desk at the lodge.|
|Home Billabong walk||Closed||Seasonal closure as of 21/12/14.|
|Home Billabong boat ramp||Open|
|Warradjan Aboriginal Cultural Centre||Open||Hours – Open daily from 9am – 5pm
|Mardugal Campground 1 (Caravan)||Open||Camping fees apply.|
|Mardugal Campground 2 (Tent)||Open||Camping fees apply.|
|Mardugal Billabong Walk||Open|
|Jim Jim Billabong Campground||Open||Camping fees apply.|
|Jim Jim Falls and Twin Falls region|
|Jim Jim Falls||Open||4WD only Crocodiles can move into the area at any time. Please call Bowali Visitor Centre on 08 8938 1120 to report any sightings.|
|Twin Falls||Open||Twin Falls Gorge Boat Shuttle tickets $12.50 per person (over 16) CASH ONLY at site, and can be purchased at Bowali Visitor Centre. Jim Jim Crossing is currently 0.75m deep. ACCESS IS STRICTLY HIGH CLEARENCE 4WD VEHICLE WITH SNORKEL ONLY. Estaurine Crocodiles are present in this area, please adhere to all crocodile warning signs and do not swim.|
|Garnamarr Camp Ground||Open||
Camping fees apply
|Budjmi Lookout Walk||Open|
|Barrk Marlam Bushwalk||Open|
|Twin Falls Plateau Walk||Open|
|Bilkbilkmi (Graveside Gorge)||Open|
|Mary River region|
|Gunlom||Open||Ranger Guided Talk: Mon and Fri 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Ranger Guided Walk: Tue and Sat 8:30 am to 10:00 am
|Maguk||Open||4WD only Crocodiles can move into the area at any time. Please call Bowali Visitor Centre on 08 8938 1120 to report any sightings.
|Gungurul Lookout & River Walk||Open|
|Jarrangbarnmi (Koolpin Gorge)||Open||4WD Only. Access into this area by permit. please visit to download an application http://www.environment.gov.au/resource/access-jarrangbarnmi-koolpin-gorge|
|Guratba/Gimbat Day Use Area||Open||4WD required|
|Ikoymarrwa Rock Holes||Open||4WD only. Day use only. Crocodiles can move into the area at any time. Please call Bowali Visitor Centre on 08 8938 1120 to report any sightings.|
|Giyamungkurr (Black Jungle Springs)||Closed||