Attractions

Top Choice Gallery in Katherine

Top Didj Cultural Experience & Art Gallery

Run by the owners of the now-onsite Katherine Art Gallery, Top Didj is a good place to see Aboriginal artists at work. The cultural experience is hands on with fire sticks, spear throwing, painting and basket weavin…
Gallery in Katherine

Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts & Culture Centre

This stunning arts and culture centre in Katherine is housed in a beautiful, contemporary building that is a real landmark for the town. The centre is designed to be a meeting place for Indigenous and non-Indigenous…
Gallery in Katherine

Djilpin Arts

This Katherine gallery is Aboriginal owned and represents art from the Ghunmarn Culture Centre in the remote community of Beswick (Wugularr). Exhibits include paintings, weavings and termite-bored didgeridoos.
Cultural Centre in Katherine

Katherine School of the Air

At the School of the Air, 1.5km from the town centre, you can listen into a class and see how 170 kids from preschool to Year 9 are educated in areas where there is no physical school – it is sometimes called the wo…
Museum in Katherine

Katherine Museum

The museum is in the old airport terminal, about 3km from town on the road to the gorge. The original Gypsy Moth biplane flown by Dr Clyde Fenton, the first Flying Doctor, is housed here, along with plenty of intere…
Gardens in Katherine

Jurassic Cycad Gardens

Jurassic Cycad Gardens is home to over 200 species of prehistoric cycads, collected and seeded from around Australia and overseas. A self-guided tour through the remarkable maze of rare plants also takes you past ba…
Park in Katherine

Katherine Low Level Nature Park

The park is a scenic spot on the banks of the babbling Katherine River, just off the Victoria Hwy (Rte 1) 4km from town. It has a popular dry-season swimming hole linked to crystalline thermal pools (access via Murr…