Escape the cold this winter

  • Date 30 Aug 2019

Looking for an escape from the cold? Did you know that Winter in the Top End of Australia is known as the Dry Season and is actually the perfect time to visit.

Located just over that northern horizon, a mythical land awaits, an untamed world full of adventure. The Top End, anchored around the wild realm of Kakadu National Park, presents an opportunity to gain an understanding of a culture heritage that dates back tens of thousands of years; marvel at the pristine wilderness; and (from a safe distance) meet the planet’s biggest reptile.

Discover the lush green landscapes of Kakadu National Park, uncover the Top End's best kept secret Gunlom Falls, and experience an extraordinary wetlands safari experience when you stay at Wildman Wilderness Lodge. There is so much to uncover when travelling through the magnificent Top End. 

Meet Manuel Pamkal at the Top Didj 
Discover a civilisation with a history dating back thousands of years as Didgeridoo expert, Manuel, shares his passion of his culture and teaches you traditional ‘Rarrk’ painting techniques passed down through generations.  

Sunset walk at the rock art galleries of Ubirr 
Be blown away by an Ubirr Rock sunset. Wander through Kakadu National Park's most famous Aboriginal rock art galleries, then head to Nadab Lookout for stunning views of the tropical sunset and vibrant floodplains

Mary River Safari Cruise
Head to Corroboree Billabong, where you’ll board a wildlife cruise in the company of a local guide to explore its floodplains and spot the creatures that find sanctuary in its lotus-covered waters.

 Experience this on Inspiring Journeys Kakadu's Ancient Secrets and Northern Territory Dreaming