On behalf of the traditional owners of the land, the Jawoyn people of Katherine, We welcome you to Nitmiluk,the place of the Cicada dreaming.

Settle down at Nitmiluk National Park with fine dinning in Cicada Lodge. Dinner features the best of the NT fusion cuisine. With locally sourced ingredients, fresh flavours and various beverage options, it is the best way to relax after a long day of traveling.

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Start your day with the right energy with a Continental Breakfast at Cicada Lodge. Then you can choose from various walking paths of the Southern Walks & Trails, depends on your fitness level. A popular choice is a family friendly track to Baruwei Lookout where you can see the beauty of the gorge and the river. If you feel like a longer walk, many other paths can take you to some of the popular swimming areas, such as Lily Ponds and Southern Rockhole. All the walking tracks start from the Visitor Centre where you can find the comprehensive map and talk to our friendly rangers for more details.


On your last day, enjoy the magnificent views from the air, with the help of the Nitmiluk Scenic Flights. You will have an amazingly different perspective of the landscape and plenty of photo or video opportunities of Nitmiluk Gorge, the Arnhem Land escarpment and local wildlife. Our professional and friendly pilots will guide you along the way to ensure an unforgettable adventure.

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