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Wetland Cruises

Details & Facilities

Hours: 7am -7pm Daily

Corroboree Billabong is part of the Mary River Wetlands and apart from teaming with birdlife it also has the largest concentration of saltwater crocodiles in the world. View these prehistoric creatures in their natural environment swimming around the billabong and relaxing on the banks as we cruise past. The birdlife here is fantastic and you will see a huge variety of species such as Jabiru, Ibis, Brolga, Egret, Kite, Sea Eagle, Magpie Geese, and many others. Learn about the wildlife on the Billabong from your knowledgeable guide who will make your cruise both interesting and informative.

Description

Corroboree Billabong is part of the Mary River Wetlands and apart from teaming with birdlife it also has the largest concentration of saltwater crocodiles in the world. View these prehistoric creatures in their natural environment swimming around the billabong and relaxing on the banks as we cruise past. The birdlife here is fantastic and you will see a huge variety of species such as Jabiru, Ibis, Brolga, Egret, Kite, Sea Eagle, Magpie Geese, and many others. Learn about the wildlife on the Billabong from your knowledgeable guide who will make your cruise both interesting and informative. Wetland cruises has been established by an operator who has over 20 years experience in the tourism industry. Enjoy a cruise on the majestic Wetlands of the Mary River where you can see great varieties of birds and crocodiles in their natural habitat as you enjoy a 1, 1.5 or 2.5 hour wetland cruise.


Map & Directions

Directions

Corroboree Billabong is the closest location to Darwin where you can do a cruise on our spectacular wetlands. You can drive yourself there from Darwin ( 75 - 90 minutes) or you can take a 1 day tour and be picked up from your accommodation. To get there you must travel east, south east from Darwin for approximately 100kms. Access to Corroboree Billabong is via a 20km road that adjoins the Arnhem highway 1km East of Corroboree Tavern. The last 10km of this road is a well maintained unsealed road. If you do not wish to drive on an unsealed road you can take our shuttle from Corroboree Park Tavern to the cruise and back.


Awards

2013, 2014 & 2015 CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE - TRIPADVISOR


Cancellation Policy

Cruises cancelled within 24 hours of departure attract a 100% cancellation fee. Tours cancelled between 24 -48 hours prior to departure attract a 50% cancellation fee. Tour cancelled outside 48 hours from departure attract a 25% cancellation fee.