WHAT’S HAPPENING TODAY:
Ranger Guided Activities are now available from Monday to Saturday throughout Kakadu! Look below to find out whats happening, when and where or check out our website to download a copy of the Weekly Activities!
Magela Water Levels are at currently at 0.200 as of today. Recommended that all vehicles use care when crossing.
Cahills Crossing is at 0.8m high as of today and is CLOSED.
Things to do in Kakadu;
Take a scenic flight and enjoy a rare opportunity to enjoy Jim Jim and Twin Falls in full flow during September.
Up for a challenge? Why not take a hike on the 12 km Barrk Sandstone Walk in the Nourlangie Region. Enjoy the gentle water pools and wildflowers on display as you walk across the escarpment. Pick up the park note from Bowali for all the tips and sites to enjoy along the way.
Ranger Guided Activities – all welcome. Daily activities at our Ubirr and Nourlangie Rock Art sites. Download the program here.
Yurmikmik Walks and Motor Car Falls – take a walk through the Southern Hills and ridges to a tranquil waterhole 7 km return or enjoy the gentle cascades of Boulder Creek at an easy 1.5 km return.
And don’t forget School Holiday fun during Bird Week 1 – 9 October 2016, all welcome.
Kakadu is a biodiversity hotspot and home to more than a third of Australia’s bird species. Reward yourself when joining Parks Australia and NT Birding Experts to celebrate the Top End’s diverse birdlife during Kakadu Bird Week 1-9 October, 2016.
There are special birding activities, events, products and prices on offer during Kakadu Bird Week.
See the program and Kakadu’s website for details: http://www.parksaustralia.gov.au/kakadu/do/bird-week.html
Spaces are limited so register now.
|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||Closed||High Clearance 4WD only
South Alligator River crossing on the Old Jim Jim road is currently at roughly 1.4m high.
|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||CLOSED|
|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 at 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||Water Levels Of 0.3m. High Clearance and 4WD only recommended.
|Manngarre rainforest walk||Open|| Partly open
|Sandstone & river bush walk||CLOSED|
|Nourlangie(Burrungkuy)||Open||Ranger Guided Rock Art Talks: Mon, Wed and Fri 9am to 11am.
|Nawurlandja Lookout walk||OPEN|
|Anbangbang Billabong walk||CLOSED||Closed as of 20/09/2016 due to Unseasonal Rain
|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||CLOSED||Closed due to Unseasonal Rain|
|Sandy Billabong Campground||CLOSED||Closed due to Unseasonal Rain|
|Bubba walk||CLOSED||Closed due to Unseasonal Rain|
|Mirrai Lookout walk||Open||.|
|Yellow Water region|
|Yellow Water Boardwalk||CLOSED||Closed due to Unseasonal Rain
|Yellow Water Road||CLOSED||Closed due to Unseasonal Rain
|Yellow Water boat ramp||CLOSED||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||CLOSED|
|Jim Jim Billabong Campground||Open||Camping fees apply.|
|Jim Jim Falls and Twin Falls region|
|Jim Jim Falls||CLOSED||Jim Jim Falls has been closed as of 19/09/2016|
|Twin Falls||CLOSED||Jim Jim Creek Crossing is currently about 1 metre high.
|Garnamarr Camp Ground||CLOSED||
|Budjmi Lookout Walk||CLOSED|
|Barrk Marlam Bushwalk||CLOSED|
|Twin Falls Plateau Walk||CLOSED|
|Bilkbilkmi (Graveside Gorge)||CLOSED|
|Mary River region|
|Gunlom||CLOSED||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
Crocodiles can move into the area at anytime. Please call Bowali Visitor Centre on 08 89381120 to report any sightings.
Crocodiles can move into the area at any time. Please call Bowali Visitor Centre on 08 8938 1120 to report any sightings.
|Yurmikmik Walks||Open||4WD Access Only
||4WD Access Only|
|Gungurul Lookout & River Walk||Open|
|Jarrangbarnmi (Koolpin Gorge)||CLOSED||4WD Only. Access into this area by permit. To download an application, please visit: http://www.environment.gov.au/resource/access-jarrangbarnmi-koolpin-gorge|
|Guratba/Gimbat Day Use Area||CLOSED||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)||