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Anbangbang Billabong

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“nourlangie rock”(13 reviews)
“bird life”(25 reviews)
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During the sry season only. A billabong, paperbark swamps, fringing woodlands and sandstone plateau scrub feature along the Anbangbang Billabong and Nawurlandja lookout walks.Follow the yellow-tipped posts around Anbangbang Billabong to see lilies...more
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Anbangbang Billabong Track | Jabiru, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We stopped at Anbangbang Billabong (say that ten times fast without laughing) just over a week ago when we were exploring Kakadu National Park. We did the full hike that took about 60minutes at a leisurely pace, taking time to admire the birds, forests, giant...More

4  Thank JGDynamo
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We did the whole walk around, about 2.5 kms, which was great, but the most interesting viewing is between the various car parking spots just off the road. Plenty of bird life and water lillies.

2  Thank DG_Sydney77
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All reviews nourlangie rock bird life dry season warning signs pretty spot lovely walk lookout walk water lilies easy walk lots of water whistling ducks late afternoon car park worth the effort cooinda lodge picnic perimeter
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You can walk in less than one hour around this billabong in the dry season. Today there were plenty birds but no crocks. Yet a few Wallabies were enjoying the green grass. Plenty parking on one side.

Thank huys25
Reviewed 1 week ago

Couldn't believe the difference that the dry makes to the billabong ! Still a fair few types of birds on site but next to no water , very dry. We sat in the shade on a 40+ day and watched some mad German tourists doing...More

Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 1 week ago

We started walking around this billabong at about 8.30 am and it was already very hot, but we enjoyed the experience all the same as there were only a couple of other people there so we could really enjoy the bird life as well as...More

Thank PuruandJackie
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

This circuit walk is still worth the effort of walking 2.5k in 40 degrees. Lots of birds, an alleged feral buffalo and very diverse landscape. Ample parking available. If you feel up for it, climb the hillside nearby for a spectacular view of the area

Thank GilbertandYumi
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

I know lots of people watch sunset at yellow water or Ubirr but this place is just as good!!! Although not much water left in the billabong, there are hundreds of water birds around. You can also spot wallabies. It is not as crowded as...More

Thank Jane Z
Reviewed 8 October 2018

A beautiful location to explore with wonderful birdlife and plants. The walk is set some distance from the edge for safety and well worth doing. Alternatively you can just drive to a few spots along one side.

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The scenery here is mind blowing and the peace and serenity is almost overpowering, a truly magical location

Thank scorpio811
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Plenty of parking. We walked the perimeter of the billabong. There were croc warnings but we visited in dry season so didn’t see any but remained vigilant anyway on the parts of the walk near to the edge of the billabong. It was a beautiful...More

Thank Factsnotfiction62
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Just a short drive from rock art side...bring a picnic or just relax under the rock outcrops in the background. There is ample parking and picnic tables with grassy areas. But remember to be CrocWise.

Thank otooledk
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

This walks winds around a billabong. I recommend going late afternoon or early morning to avoid the heat and to see more bird life. We also saw many wallabies. This walk has some stunning outlooks. Don’t forget the big spray.

Thank rebeccaboon
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