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.

There’s no need to book ahead at our campgrounds as they operate on a first-come, first-served basis, and the on-site campground manager will collect your camping fees.

A popular billabong with local fishers and those who prefer a more secluded bush camping experience.

The turn off to Alligator Billabong (Gurdurunguranjdju) is 2 km from Aurora Kakadu Resort where a 22 km 4WD track takes you through savanna woodlands to the billabong.

There are no facilities or defined camping areas and most visitors find a shaded area to set up camp.

There are no formed boat ramps but there is one boat launching opportunity.

Alligator Billabong campground isn't open right now, but it's expected to reopen on Thursday 23 June 2022.

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

This area is not recommended for rooftop tinnies.

Site accessibility

  • Cross icon Not open today - seasonal closure
  • 4WD essential

Forecast to reopen

23 June 2022

See the access report for more details.


Type of camping

Bush campsite

Suitable for

  • Tick icon Tents
  • Tick icon Camper trailers
  • Cross icon No caravans

Facilities

  • Cross icon No drinking water
  • Cross icon No toilets
  • Cross icon No showers
  • Cross icon No rubbish bins
  • Cross icon No power
  • Cross icon No generators permitted
  • Tick icon Alcohol permitted
  • Cross icon No picnic area
  • Tick icon Fire pit
  • Tick icon Boat ramp
  • Cross icon No swimming pool

Nearest hub

Jabiru

Amenities at hub

  • Tick icon Park passes
  • Tick icon Fuel
  • Tick icon General store
  • Tick icon Meals
  • Tick icon Restaurant
  • Tick icon Bar