Cooinda Lodge Kakadu is the base of the world renowned Yellow Water Cruises, where crocodiles and birds are seen on the flood plain amongst Fresh Water Mangroves. Daily Kakadu Gorge and Waterfall 4WD tours operate to key park destinations.
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Spread beneath a canopy of trees beside Yellow Water Billabong, Cooinda Lodge Kakadu attracts visitors with varied interests for its dazzling bird life, guided cruises and fishing charters, and close proximity to Kakadu's magnificent waterways and falls. Cooinda lodge Kakadu offers 48 air conditioned lodge rooms in a beautiful bush setting with access to everything the traveller to Kakadu could need. Facilities include the Barra Bar and Bistro, Mimi's Restaurant, an internet cafe, a large swimming pool in landscaped gardens, a petrol station, tour desk and general store. Access is available year round by road, or by chartered planes to its own airport.
A truly great day tour for people who appreciate the outdoors at its best. As the sun rises over Kakadu, go off-road winding through savannah woodland to the edge of the Arnhem Land Escarpment. Bushwalk through the monsoon forest negotiating rocks along the river gorge before standing, encircled by towering 150 metre cliffs, at the shaded pool at the base of Jim Jim Falls. A short 4WD, tranquil cruise with Indigenous Cultural Guide, and walk along a trail carved into the gorge cliff-face transports you to the sandy beach and dual falls of Twin Falls. Tours are subject to road and environmental conditions. Itinerary subject to change.
Cooinda Lodge Kakadu also operates Warradjan Cultural Centre which is just 1km from the lodge. Showcasing paintings and crafts by the local indigenous clans, these works have captured the international art world's admiration. You can also discover the culture that spans a millenia. Admission is free.