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National Park in Arnhem Highway

Djukbinj National Park

Flood plains and billabongs make for good birdwatching at this pretty park 80km southeast of Darwin off the Arnhem Hwy. This was once the hunting grounds for the Limilngan people who now comanage the park, and the w…
Pub Food in Arnhem Highway

Humpty Doo Hotel

Some people stop here because, well, it's the sort of name you'd like to tell your friends about when you're back home, but there's more to this place than novelty. The self-proclaimed ‘world famous’ Humpty Doo Hote…
Wildlife Reserve in Arnhem Highway

Window on the Wetlands Visitor Centre

Three kilometres past the Fogg Dam turn-off east along the Arnhem Hwy is this dashing-looking structure full of displays explaining the wetland ecosystem, as well as the history of the local Limilngan-Wulna Aborigin…
Nature Reserve in Arnhem Highway

Fogg Dam Conservation Reserve

Bring your binoculars − there are ludicrous numbers of waterbirds living at the fecund green Fogg Dam Conservation Reserve. The dam walls are closed to walkers (crocs), but there are a couple of nature walks (2.2km …
River in Arnhem Highway

Adelaide River Crossing

The Arnhem Highway crosses the Adelaide River here, and it's from the murky waters of this river that large crocs are tempted to jump for camera-wielding tourists.