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Bowali Visitors Centre

Kakadu Highway, Jabiru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Disappointing, toilets terrible, men's toilets only one in use, smell of septic on entrance... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
tamara r
Ballarat, Australia
via mobile
Friendly helpful service

The staff were very knowledgeable on the local area and very eager to help, good cafe on site to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bill and Lynne W
Gold Coast
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“gift shop” (10 reviews)
“worth a visit” (12 reviews)
Kakadu Highway, Jabiru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Disappointing, toilets terrible, men's toilets only one in use, smell of septic on entrance, landscaping required work. Cobwebs everywhere, generally very poor, makes me wonder why we are paying to get into Kakadu national park...

Thank tamara r
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were very knowledgeable on the local area and very eager to help, good cafe on site to have coffee and lunch

Thank Bill and Lynne W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make a quick stop. You can learn a lot just by taking a little bit of time. Informative and well done.

Thank Blutrain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this was a most interesting way to glimpse the culture of the native people of this part of the country.

Thank NadineWatson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to start when coming to Kakadu. The staff are very friendly and helpful. There's a wealth of information available about the attractions and road conditions, and you can also buy your Park pass (a must have for all visitors unless...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Bowali every day while we were in Jabiru. We stopped for coffe,not the best but not the worst either! Good information available and free wifi!

Thank Rhonda C
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Lots of local culture about the environment to read about and local knowledge to learn. The staff were very helpful.

Thank 638Happy_camper22
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Good place to stop and get information about the places to visit and get maps for the walks. The rangers are very informative and helpful and there is a little museum/display to visit whilst you are there.

Thank Adrian T
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A must see if you are visiting Jabiru. An extremely informative and well designed centre that gives a detailed insight into the aboriginal culture of the surrounding area. Thank you to the custodians of the area for helping us understand their fascinating culture and history....More

1  Thank johnnoshungry
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

The staff were very informative and provided many options. The details provided to us made our decision much easier as to how to make the most of our time.

1  Thank Lynn W
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5 April 2016|
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Response from TravellingRider | Reviewed this property |
No,I didn't know it was a different company. I found the visitors centre to be worth the visit, as I said in my review, but I, and a few other people could not get served at the cafe there, so I went back to Jabiru to... More