Kakadu National Park

Important COVID-19 update – Visitor restrictions apply

Travellers need to keep up-to-date with where they can travel and which areas have been declared COVID-19 hotspots, as the COVID-19 situation in Australia is continually evolving.

All visitors need to ensure that they are complying with the current travel restrictions in place by the Northern Territory Government.

The Gunlom walking track to the lookout and pools above the falls is closed at the request of the Traditional Owners until further notice.

Please do not attempt to access these areas.

Please check the access report for the access status of the Gunlom plunge pool, day use area and campground.

Thank you for your understanding.

This picturesque waterfall is one of the finest in Kakadu, and one of the most popular.

Its cascading waters and pristine plunge pool are a highlight of Kakadu and are spectacular for photography.

Gunlom Falls isn't open right now, but it's expected to reopen on Saturday 1 May 2021.

Current status: Seasonal closure.

 

Staying safe at Kakadu

We want you to have a fantastic holiday that’s memorable for all the right reasons. Kakadu is a wild place – here are our tips to help you be Crocwise and stay safe, particularly near waterways!

Please read our safety information

Site accessibility

  • Cross icon Not open today - Seasonal closure
  • 4WD recommended

Forecast to reopen

1 May 2021

See the access report for more details.


Region

Waterfall height

85 m

Nearest campground