Kakadu National Park

Wednesday 1 July 2020

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.

Welcome back to Kakadu! The following sites are either open now to visitors or will be reopening from Friday, 3 July 2020 as indicated as part of a staged reopening of the national park.

Sites now open or reopening from Friday, 3 July 2020

* Denotes site reopening from Friday, 3 July 2020

South Alligator region

East Alligator (Erre) region

Burrungkuy (Nourlangie) region

Jim Jim region

Mary River region

Boat ramps

For the most up-to-date information on access to specific sites please refer to the Kakadu access report.

Social distancing

Don’t forget to maintain social distancing. Some paths or areas may be one-directional or have other health and safety restrictions related to COVID-19, so we request visitors please observe directional arrows and signs.

Social distancing guidelines demonstrating the 1.5 meters of separation required between people. Social distancing in Kakadu National Park