- Road works currently on Gimbat Road (road into Kambolgie Campground, Yurmikmik, Gunlom, Koolpin).
- Red Lily, Bucket and Alligator Billabongs are now open to high clearance vehicles essential due to Barringtonia Creek Crossing being 1m High.
- Jim Jim Falls- High clearance 4WD vehicles essential.
Refurbishments are being conducted on the South Alligator bridge on the Arnhem Highway. Work will commence on the 13th June through until the end of August. Throughout this time, traffic management will be in place so please obey speed limits and signage. There will be no impact to the South Alligator river boat ramp however boat users going under the bridge will have to navigate around the work area.
UPCOMING EVENTS 2017:
- 16th – 17th August 2017 – National Science Week Health Lab will have a Display at Bowali Visitor Centre.
- 1st – 7th October 2017 Kakadu Bird Week – Kakadu is home to more than a third of Australia’s Bird Species. Reward yourself when joining traditional owners, Parks Australia and local birding specialists to celebrate the Top End’s diverse bird life during Kakadu Bird Week.
Having trouble planning things to do in Kakadu? Check out our web-link for suggested itineraries – https://parksaustralia.gov.au/kakadu/do/itineraries.html
|Visitor site||Status||Comment||Expected to reopen|
|Old Jim Jim Road||OPEN||4WD Access Only||9/6/2017|
|South Alligator region|
|Mamukala wetlands||OPEN||Follow walking track markers|
|Gungarre Walk||OPEN||Follow walking track markers
|Red Lily Billabong||OPEN||High Clearance 4WD ONLY||23/06/2017|
|Bucket Billabong||OPEN||High Clearance 4WD ONLY||23/06/2017|
|Alligator Billabong||OPEN||High Clearance 4WD ONLY||23/06/2017|
|2 Mile Hole Billabong||OPEN||4WD access only||8/06/2017|
|4 Mile Hole Billabong||CLOSED||Preliminary site assessment.
|West Alligator Head||CLOSED||Site maintenance works||Late July|
|Bowali Visitor Centre||OPEN||Visitor Centre and Tourist Information Services are open from 8am to 5pm daily.|
|Bowali bike and walking track||OPEN|
|Illigadjarr Walk||CLOSED|| Preliminary site assessment.
|Malabanjbanjdju Tent area||OPEN||Camping fees apply.||5/05/2017|
|Malabanjbanjdju Caravan area||OPEN||Camping fees apply.||19/05/2017|
|Burdulba Campground||OPEN||Camping fees apply.||27/05/2017|
|East Alligator region|
|Magela Creek (road to Ubirr)||OPEN|
|Cahills Crossing||OPEN||High clearance 4WD at low tide only.|
|Manngarre rain-forest walk||OPEN||Follow walking track markers – Partly open||14/06/2017|
|Bardedjilidji walk||OPEN||Follow walking track markers|
|Sandstone & river bush walk||CLOSED||Preliminary site assessment.
|Merl Campground||OPEN||Camping fees apply|
|Nawurlandja Lookout walk||OPEN||Follow walking track markers
|Anbangbang Billabong walk||OPEN||Follow walking track markers – please obey signage|
|Gubara Pools walk||OPEN||4WD recommended. Day Use Only|
|Nanguluwur art site walk||OPEN|
|Barrk bush walk
|Muirella Park Campground||OPEN||Camping fees apply|
|Sandy Billabong Campground||OPEN||Camping fees apply||14/06/2017|
|Bubba walk||CLOSED||Preliminary site assessment.||Late July|
|Mirrai Lookout walk||OPEN|
|Yellow Water region|
|Yellow Water Boardwalk||OPEN||
|Yellow Water Road||OPEN||9/06/2017|
|Yellow Water boat ramp||OPEN||Yellow Water cruises are operating from Cooinda Lodge – call 89791500.||9/06/2017|
|Home Billabong walk||CLOSED||Preliminary site assessment.||Late July|
|Home Billabong boat ramp||OPEN|
|Warradjan Aboriginal Cultural Centre||OPEN||Open from 9am – 5pm.|
|Mardugal Campground 1 (Caravan)||OPEN||Camping fees apply.|
|Mardugal Campground 2 (Tent)||OPEN||Camping Fees Apply
|Mardugal Billabong Walk||OPEN||Follow walking track markers||28/05/2017|
|Jim Jim Billabong Campground||OPEN||Camping fees apply.||07/06/2017|
|Jim Jim Falls and Twin Falls region|
|Jim Jim Falls||OPEN||High clearance 4WD vehicles essential||17/06/2017|
|Twin Falls||CLOSED||Site maintenance works||Early July|
|Garnamarr Camp Ground||OPEN||Camping Fees Apply – High clearance 4WD vehicles essential||16/06/2017|
|Budjmi Lookout Walk||CLOSED||Site maintenance works||Late June|
|Barrk Marlam Bush walk
||OPEN||High clearance 4WD vehicles essential||17/06/2017|
|Twin Falls Plateau Walk||CLOSED||Site maintenance works||Early July|
|Bilkbilkmi (Graveside Gorge)||CLOSED||Preliminary site assessment.||Late July|
|Mary River region|
|Gunlom||OPEN||4WD recommended. Road works in progress.||16/05/2017|
|Maguk||OPEN||4WD access only. Please adhere all signage and drive with care.
|Yurmikmik Walks||OPEN||4WD recommended – Road works in progress
|Kambolgie Campground||OPEN||4WD recommended – Road works in progress
|Gungurul Campground||OPEN||Camping fees apply.|
|Gungurul Lookout & River Walk||OPEN|
|Jarrangbarnmi (Koolpin Gorge)||OPEN||Permit access only, for more information please click on link below: http://www.environment.gov.au/resource/access-jarrangbarnmi-koolpin-gorge||16/06/2017|
|Guratba/Gimbat Day Use Area||OPEN||4WD recommended – Road works in progress
|Ikoymarrwa Rock Holes||OPEN||4WD recommended. Day use only.|
|Giyamungkurr (Black Jungle Springs)||CLOSED||Preliminary site assessment.||Late June|