Kakadu National Park

Important COVID-19 update – Visitor restrictions apply

Travellers need to keep up-to-date with where they can travel and which areas have been declared COVID-19 hotspots, as the COVID-19 situation in Australia is continually evolving.

All visitors need to ensure that they are complying with the current travel restrictions in place by the Northern Territory Government.

An ideal base for bushwalking along the East Alligator River and perfect for campers who want to enjoy a famous sunset from the top of Ubirr.

The spacious and shady setting is just 3 km from the famous Ubirr rock art site so it’s an ideal base for exploring Ubirr and Arnhem Land.

Meanwhile, the campground provides a short scenic walk through rock formations and down to Cahills Crossing where you can do a bit of crocodile spotting.

Merl campground isn't open right now.

 

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

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  • 2WD

See the access report for more details.


Type of camping

Managed campsite

Suitable for

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Pricing

Adults: $15.00 per night

Children: $7.50 per night

Families: $38.00 per night

Facilities

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  • Cross icon No power
  • Cross icon No generators permitted
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  • Tick icon Picnic area (tables only)
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  • Cross icon No boat ramp
  • Cross icon No swimming pool

Nearest hub

Jabiru

Distance to hub

40 km

35 minutes

Amenities at hub

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