Temporary closure of Gunlom due to heavy rain
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.
Due to heavy rain and high water levels, all access to Gunlom including the campground and lower plunge pool, has been temporarily closed for safety reasons.
The situation is being monitored and updates will be provided over coming days as water levels recede.
Please stay up to date with what’s open and closed at Kakadu with the Kakadu Access Report.
Provided heavy rain does not persist, Gunlom’s seasonal closure is forecast for December 1, 2020.
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