Depart from the Mirambeena Travelodge (our meeting point), at 7.30am and make our way to Berry Springs and start the dirt road circuit to Litchfield National Park (Road closure depending) for our camp at Wangi Falls and spend the late afternoon exploring and swimming.
Today we spend the day in Litchfield National Park, visiting some of the wonders of the park, being Tolmer Falls and Florence Falls. Travelling on to Batchelor to stay in air-conditioned accommodation with share facilities and a camp cooked meal.
Today we are on the way to Kakadu. Early on in our travel we cross the South Alligator River, one of the major rivers of Kakadu. We will visit a Bird Hide to see what birds are in the area. On to the Bowall Visitors Centre. Our accommodation is at Gagudju Cooinda Lodge with air-conditioned ensuite rooms for 2 nights.
Early this morning we do the renowned Yellow Water boat cruise to see Crocodiles, bird life and the habitat of this region. After breakfast we explore more of the park including Jabiru, Ubirr and the Border Store, before returning to our accommodation. (Dinner at own cost)
Today is another short travel day. We visit Nourlangie Rock and view art and spectacular scenery. We visit Warradjan Aboriginal Culture Centre, to discover the Aboriginal heritage of the area. Our camp tonight is at Gunlom Falls. A walk this afternoon up the steep climb to beautiful pools. We can swim at the top pools also at a pool near the camp ground for a cooling afternoon. National Park facilities.
We follow the Kakadu Highway to Pine Creek, then the Stuart Highway to beautiful Leliyn (Edith Falls) in Nitmiluk National Park, where we set up camp and relax in the large pool with its beautiful scenery, or take a walk to the higher pools.
Today we travel onto Katherine where we will restock supplies. Heading to Bitter Springs and Mataranka, where we visit the Elsey Cemetery and Elsey Homestead. Spend the afternoon relaxing at Bitter Springs swimming hole.
Today we visit Roper Bar where Leichardt’s Expedition crossed the Roper River. Through this isolated country we cross “The Gulf Rivers System. Tonight we set up camp at Munbililla Campground.
Today we are on our way to Cape Crawford, crossing more of the gulf country on the Savannah Way and taking a walk in the Southern Lost City. Our camp for the next 2 nights at Heart break Hotel.
During today we have an opportunity to take a 30 min helicopter flight (own cost) and view the Lost City and surrounding area. This is a stunning experience. The rest of the day is free to enjoy the pool.
Our objective today is Hells Gate, with a supply stop at Borroloola. We next cross the Calvert and Robinson Rivers and the border into Queensland. Basic facilities.
We leave Hells Gate and now travel the Queensland part of the Savannah Way to Adel’s Grove, where we will stay for 2 nights safari tents with share facilities . We arrive early afternoon where we can once again enjoy a swim and explore the surrounding area.
Today we visit Boodjamulla National Park, with time to explore this wild life haven. Perhaps try some canoeing (at own cost) or just relax, returning to Adel’s Grove.
Today we start our travels to Burketown, Leichardt Falls and then on to Karumba for a sunset Dinner Cruise. Overnight accommodation in Karumba with ensuite facilities.
First up today we visit Normanton and the Purple Pub, following the Gulf Development Road to Croydon. In Georgetown, time permitting, we have an opportunity to visit the Terrestrial Centre housing the Ted Elliott Mineral Collection (own cost). On to Mt Surprise for overnight accommodation with ensuite facilities.
Today we follow the Kennedy Highway to Mt Garnett and arrive at the Historic Village. Herberton. (Lunch own cost). We make our way through the Atherton tablelands to Mareeba, and down the Kuranda Range. Your adventure ends with a transfer to Oz Tours selected locations.
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