Kakadu National Park

Bookings are essential for Kakadu seasonal guided activities. Reserve your place using the ‘Book Now’ button on the activity page.

Activities are subject to change and we will be providing updates to registered ticket holders only.

Seasonal guided program 2022

  • 11 June - 30 September 2022

Connect with our Bininj/Mungguy (Aboriginal) country and culture as Bininj/Mungguy guide you through some of Kakadu’s stunning sites.

About seasonal guided activities

This year we are proud to announce a range of Bininj/Mungguy led activities that visitors will be able to participate in during the dry summer of wurrkeng and kurrung (June - September).

You will get the chance to spend time with local artists learning how to paint. Come down to our beautiful billabongs as to learn about Kakadu’s diverse habitats and foods. Explore ancient rock art sites while learning about the history of one of the world’s oldest continuing cultures.

Bookings are handled through Eventbrite in order to manage group sizes and fulfil our COVID-19 safety requirements.

How to register

Choose your activity from the list below and click the ‘Book now’ button. Group sizes will be limited to 30 people. You will need to bring your park pass, visitor guide and arrive at your activity site 10 minutes early. See below for what else to bring and other handy hints.

Handy Hints

Art site talks and guided walks:

  • Meet your guide at the start of walking track or individual art site.
  • Take water – one litre per hour, per person.
  • Take a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
  • Wear comfortable walking shoes.
  • Bring your camera and/or binoculars.

Cultural activities:

  • Look out for signage to direct you to your activity.
  • Take a chair or groundsheet.
  • Take insect repellent.
  • Don’t forget your camera but remember to ask before taking any photos.

For more information on seasonal guided activities, please call the Bowali Visitor Centre on 08 8938 1120.

Book seasonal guided activities

Rock art at Nanguluwurr

Nanguluwurr rock art talk

9-10:30 am, Thursdays

Join for our Bininj (Aboriginal) rangers for a 1.7 km walk to a small rock art site on the northern side of Burrungkuy (Nourlangie).

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Victor Cooper

Seasonal Changes in Kakadu's wetlands

8-9.30 am, Mondays

Join renowned local guide Victor Cooper from Ayal Aboriginal Tours Kakadu who will share his knowledge of the incredible seasonal changes in Kakadu's wetlands.

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Bininj Kunwok Regional Language Centre

Language Lesson - Kakadu

11 am - 12 noon, Wednesdays

Come and listen to a talk by local Bininj (Aboriginal people) and linguists from Bininj Kunwok Regional Language Centre in Jabiru who will teach you about the local Aboriginal languages of Kakadu National Park and western Arnhem Land.

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A woman painting a snake

Traditional painting workshop

10 am-12 noon and 1-3 pm, Saturdays

Join renowned artist Jacqueline Cahill and explore the wonders of traditional painting. Gain insight into this cultural tradition practiced for thousands of years as you attempt to bring your own painting to life.

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Anbangbang Billabong

Anbangbang Billabong Walk

9-10.30 am, Mondays

Join a local Bininj (Aboriginal) ranger on this easy, quiet walk through savanna woodlands and paperbark forest, all framing a billabong teeming with bird life.

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A man on a boat over the Mamukala wetlands

Mamukala Wetlands Walk

9-10:30 am, Tuesdays

Join local bininj guide Oscar who will share his knowledge of the edible and useful plants, animals, seasons and stories of his family.

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Crocodile at Cahills Crossing

Croc talk

11:30 am - 1:30 pm, Tuesdays

Learn all about Kakadu's iconic crocs from our local Bininj (Aboriginal) rangers.

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Sunset over Ubirr

Ubirr Rock Art and Sunset Talk

4.30-6 pm, Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Join our local Bininj ranger and marvel at some of the finest examples of x-ray rock art paintings. Learn fascinating stories of law, land and culture that have represented the Bininj/Mungguy people for thousands of years.

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Ubirr rock art showing a fish

Ubirr Rock Art Talk

9-10:30 am, Wednesdays & Fridays and 11 am - 12:30 pm Fridays

Join our local Bininj ranger and marvel at some of the finest examples of x-ray rock art paintings. Learn fascinating stories of law, land and culture that have represented the Bininj/Mungguy people for thousands of years.

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Nawurlandja Lookout

Nawurlandja Sun Set Walk

4:30-6 pm, Tuesdays

Nawurlandja lookout offers world-class views across Anbangbang Billabong to Burrungkuy (Nourlangie) and the Arnhem Land escarpment.

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Men Painting

Traditional Painting Workshop - Injalak Arts and Crafts

Thursdays throughout July, August and September

Come participate in weekly painting demonstrations by Injalak Artists at the border store as they impart their expertise on traditional arts

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Women weaving

Women's Traditional Weaving Workshop - Injalak Arts and Crafts

Thursdays throughout July, August and September

Come participate in weekly weaving demonstrations by Injalak Artists at the border store as they impart their expertise on traditional arts.

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