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The Nourlangie Area features stunning rock art galleries and impressive views from Gunwarddehwardde lookout of Kakadu's escarpment and Nourlangie Rock.During the dry season you can learn more about the park's ancient heritage from ranger talks at...more
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Kakadu Hwy, Jabiru NT 0886, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
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All reviews aboriginal rock art great rock art sites easy walk guided walk car park the loop information boards well worth the visit rock formations anbangbang billabong walking track couple of hours worth the effort short walk wet season arnhem land
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The walk is well signposted for all levels of access. The aboriginal paintings are very educational but I am not sure they will be there much in the future as the wet and hot weather is definitely eroding the paintings.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LIRoss55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my breath away. How lucky we are to be able to see this amazing history. I was moved. We spent a long time just soaking it all in. Wet season didn’t affect our enjoyment at all.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jade l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an interesting area where Aboriginals used to live. Some of the art is 5000years old. The famous Lightning Man is here as well as some paintings of bad spirits and other interesting stories from Aboriginal dreamtime. We went midday in January. Complete madness...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank driller52
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

A short 300m moderately steep climb up rocks to an awesome view of surrounding areas and a billabong.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank aussietraceym
Reviewed 21 November 2018

A place to see great rock art. Many colorful paintings with high variety of topics and themes. Worthwhile zje walk.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dietrich F
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit, not too long to walk from parkinglot. And can drive there with a 2 wheel drive, so definitely worth a stop.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ssss00
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Walking by the many drawings on the rocks and listening to the different explanations these paintings become more interesting. However, I somehow had expected a better conserved quality, whiich of course is asking too much for thousands of years. Later we learned that many of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank huys25
Reviewed 28 October 2018

For me the best place in Kakadu. Nourlangie rock can be climbed easy by everyone; no need for equipment and suitable also for little children. On top of the rock you got an endless view over the bushland of Kakadu and at the horizon the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ThRued
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Nourlangie along with Ubirr are must do's while in Kakadu, easy and pleasant walks to most sites, good explanations of the incredibly ancient rock paintings.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Franden75
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Words cant describe this place. It is spectacular to look at, rocks rising out of the plains. The art-work is amazing....and to think that people have been living here for 20-60,000 years....worth a visit and plenty of refection.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gray P
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Its a long walk, to do the full loop, for a 4 yr old, but you could just do the shorter loop and still see heaps. Not sure about the 11 month...you will probably have to carry a fair bit of the way. There are some steep bits... More
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