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Mamukala Billabong

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One of the best places to see birds

This is just next to the Hwy which is great as there is no need to drive inland. Magnificent view... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lizette A
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Sydney, Australia
Amzing Billabong, Epitomized Arnhem Land for me

Wonderful bird life, wild flowers, stunning geological features, I found this to be spiritual place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Roger D
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Sydney, Australia
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Arnhem Hwy, Jabiru, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is just next to the Hwy which is great as there is no need to drive inland. Magnificent view of the wild birds and their habitat.

Thank Lizette A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful bird life, wild flowers, stunning geological features, I found this to be spiritual place where I got some great photos of bird life and waterlilies.

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a short walk to a bird hide overlooking a wetlands area. The hide itself is well constructed and modern with pictorial and informative diagrams of the wetlands cycle. We saw very little wildlife.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is well sign posted and easy to get to. There are ramp take leads up into a Bird-hide/shelter and you can see plenty birds on and around the billabong if you go in the right season.

Thank Deanne K
Reviewed September 7, 2017

An easy walk from the car park to the hide on the edge of the wetland billabong. The hide was a good size and afforded great views of the birds feeding on the billabong. Some information on the back wall of the hide.

1  Thank jan j
Reviewed September 1, 2017

If you like immersing yourself in nature and taking the time to watch and listen to birds as they move and squabble through the lillies and vegetation then this is a must do. We visited mid morning the first time and then came back for...More

Thank Loewn S
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Came in the morning and spent some time watching the wildlife. There are a lot of wildflowers out both in and out of the water. Took the walking path and it was beautiful. Good path with lots to see and a further wetland as you...More

Thank Laritwoshoes
Reviewed August 15, 2017

we went there in the early morning and saw jabirus in the water, that were not there anyùore when we came back after the walk. One kingfisher, a wallabi and a few other birds during the walk

Thank Marion490
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch during our last Kakadu visit. Lovely bird life and plenty of picnic tables. A recommended spot for a picnic, a walk, or just to watch nature.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Easy loop walk. Nice billabong. Saw a wild pig on our walk. Was a little nerve wracking with the kids worry about crocs and then the wild pig. But just made sure to stay well away from waters edge and out of the way of...More

1  Thank Kirsty K
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