Kakadu National Park

Perched on the edge of the Arnhem Land escarpment, Karnamarr camping area boasts breathtaking views.

From here you’ll have easy access to the magnificent Jim Jim and Twin Falls - from the campsite, Jim Jim Falls is 10 km and Twin Falls is 18 km.

The spectacular red-tailed black cockatoo is a common sight here and is responsible for the campsite’s name – Karnamarr is ‘red-tailed black cockatoo’ in the Kunwinjku language.

Karnamarr campground isn't open right now, but it's expected to reopen on Thursday 24 June 2021.

Current status: Site preparation.

Site accessibility

  • Cross icon Not open today - Site preparation
  • 4WD essential

Forecast to reopen

24 June 2021

See the access report for more details.

Type of camping

Managed campsite

Suitable for

  • Tick icon Tents
  • Tick icon Camper trailers
  • Tick icon Caravans


Adults: $15.00 per night

Children: $7.50 per night

Families: $38.00 per night


  • Tick icon Drinking water
  • Tick icon Toilets (flushing)
  • Tick icon Showers (hot water)
  • Cross icon No rubbish bins
  • Cross icon No power
  • Cross icon No generators permitted
  • Tick icon Alcohol permitted
  • Tick icon Picnic area (BBQ)
  • Tick icon Fire pit
  • Cross icon No boat ramp
  • Cross icon No swimming pool

Nearest hub


Amenities at hub

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