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.
Be Crocwise: Swimming
- Ensure you observe all safety signs, and be aware that whenever you are near water in the park, there is a risk of crocs!
- Kakadu has Crocodile Management Zones to minimise risk to humans. Even in these zones you should be cautious.
- Crocodile warning signs and Crocodile Management Zones are not found everywhere.
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- Open today - Gunlom plunge pool and day use facilities are open, swim at your own risk. Gunlom campground and infinity pools remain closed.
- 4WD recommended
See the access report for more details.
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