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Bowali Visitors Centre

Kakadu Highway, Jabiru, Northern Territory, Australia
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“worth a visit” (12 reviews)
“coffee shop” (7 reviews)
Kakadu Highway, Jabiru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we were assisted by a young man who was clearly very passionate about the Kakadu National park and we appreciated his advice. he was able to give us sound recommendations as to how we could spend the day in the area.

Thank pointopoint
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plenty of good information, interesting displays and a reasonable cafe. Suggest a stop here, especially if travelling with children as they will enjoy walking round the interactive bits. There is also an expensive shop which might appeal to some. The cafe served a good burger

Thank jan j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting history of Jabiru and surrounding area. Good information on animals, rocks and mining in local area.

Thank Marian T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is extremely well run. The young indigenous man who helped us both days gave us very good advice on what to see, which way to walk, what to do or not to do - i.e. some waterfalls may not be running in the dry...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent over an hour here reading and looking at all the information here - even my husband did! He generally takes a quick look and moves on but came away with a deeper respect for the local indigenous people and their history. Also a...More

Thank Loewn S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here, being our first time to the area and wanting to make the most of our time here! The information we received was gold!!! Maps, suggestions on the best times to see certain things, and lots of other great information. We had a...More

Thank Pauline S
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This is a great first stop if you are driving from Darwin. You can have a good coffee and a snack as well as gathering information and maps from the helpful staff.

Thank SuziOzz
Reviewed 16 August 2017 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 7 August 2017

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 30 July 2017

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

Thank Blutrain
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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