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Kakadu Region

Northern Territory

Kakadu National Park is located 171 kilometres southeast of Darwin, in Australia’s Northern Territory. The park is situated in the Alligator Rivers Region in the Northern Territory. The park’s name was derived from the European interpretation of Gagudju, an Aboriginal floodplain dialect. Kakadu National Park has many holiday parks listed with Campstay and is a popular destination for cascading waterfalls, rugged cliffs, aboriginal rock art, monster crocodiles and colourful bird life. Kakadu National Park is famous for its rich Aboriginal culture. Its archaeological sites depict Aboriginal life for 40,000 years. The park was also listed as a World Heritage Site in 1992 and was named a UNESCO site. Currently, there are only two other areas in the world that given these two awards. You can find one third of the country’s bird species in Kakadu National Park as well as over 1700 different plant species. The park is also home to some rare animal species and there are 67 rare plant species. Booking your next Kakadu National Park adventure holiday has never been easier. Campstay offers a great selection of camping options in and around Kakadu National Park which include family friendly camp sites, motorhome and campervan powered sites, caravan sites and cabins.