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We decided to stay in Howard Springs for three nights - a little bit out of Darwin. Next door to our caravan Gracie met Rowan who is about the same age. Over the few days we have been here, Gracie and Rowan have played everyday. It is great for Gracie to have company of her own age. We went into Darwin and had a look around. Saw Parliament House which is impressive in its architecture, and also viewed an art show at the contemporary gallery next door. We went f...
Arrived at Kakadu Tueday 11th and stayed in for a few days at Gagadju Lodge, Cooinda. Wednesday 12th - We did a sunrise cruise on Yellow Waters on our first morning and we saw lots of crocodiles as well as many types of birdlife. After the cruise we took a drive out to Jim Jim Falls. It was a long walk with really big rocks (boulders) that needed to be climbed over towards the end of the walk but it is well worth it at the end of the walk. Athough at this time o...
Got up early after staying at a roadside stop overnight (Warloch Rest Area). We went to Mataranka Hot Springs on the way to Katherine and had a nice warm swim. Arrived just as a Contiki bus was there as well but they left soon after and we prety much had the pool to ourselves. At Mataranke there is a replica of the house from We of the Never Never - Janie Gunn's house. Very basic structure - amazing how people used to live! Headed into Katherine and went to the ...
Spent the night at Devil's Marbles Conservation Reserve. Pulled in early which gave us a good camping position before the camp filled up and enough time to explore the area and all the Devil's Marbles. Big rock formation that are huge and balance on top of each other.