Kakadu National Park

Important COVID-19 update – Visitor restrictions

COVID-19 safety measures remain in place at Kakadu National Park. The Northern Territory Government has implemented a number of health directions to keep the community safe.

It is important for travellers to keep up to date with the COVID-19 situation in Australia as it is continually evolving. Read more.

NT Health also encourages visitors to the NT to protect themselves against mosquitoes due to the presence of Japanese encephalitis.

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.

Current status: Cultural closure until further notice.

 

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 - Cultural closure until further notice
  • 4WD recommended

See the access report for more details.


Region

Waterfall height

85 m

Nearest campground