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.

Don’t miss a stay at this famous crocodile-shaped hotel in the heart of Kakadu.

The Mercure Kakadu Crocodile Hotel offers 110 air-conditioned guest rooms, an outdoor swimming pool, restaurant, bar and event facilities for up to 250 guests.

The Escarpment Bar and Restaurant serves up the flavours of Kakadu, with tasting plates featuring ‘bush tucker’, like crocodile, buffalo and kangaroo.

There are also a wide range of international dishes available, along with full buffet breakfasts, light lunches and an extensive wine and bar menu. Dining is offered in air-conditioned comfort, or sit outside to enjoy a drink during balmy evenings.

The fully serviced hotel is 2 1/2 hours drive from Darwin and is a great base to explore Kakadu’s famous rock art and idyllic bushwalks.

Situated in Jabiru, it’s minutes from local shops and Bowali Visitor Centre.

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