Less than 50 kilometres away is the stunning Nitmiluk National Park, also known as Katherine Gorge. Kayaking, bushwalking, hiking, cruises and more await you in this incredible part of the world. Click here for more info.
Be entertained in cool comfort at the Katherine Cinema 3, with showings and screen times to suit the whole family. Plus who doesn’t love Popcorn! Click here for more info.
Edith Falls (Leliyn) is a gorgeous series of cascading waterfalls and pools, sited on the Edith River. It’s just another one of the beautiful scenes you can experience in Nitmiluk National Park, just under 60 kms north of Katherine. Find out more here.
Cutta Cutta Caves
Cutta Cutta Caves Nature Park covers 1,499 hectares of limestone (Karst) landscape, which is limited to only a few locations in Northern Australia. Spectacular features such as Karst formations and complex cave networks are a feature of the Park, and it’s only 24kms from Katherine. Click here to find out more.
Beautiful Mataranka is located just 100km south of Katherine. The replica of Elsey Homestead is located at the Mataranka Homestead Tourist Resort, which also features the Mataranka Thermal Pool, Mataranka Falls, Stevie’s Waterhole and the 4km botanic walk through the Elsey National Park. Find out more here.
Katherine Hot Springs
Just a hop, skip and jump from Katherine (under 3kms) and tucked away in the Katherine River bed (off the Victoria Highway) lie the Katherine Hot Springs. These pump from deep within the earth at a mild temperature. Great for an afternoon dip after having enjoyed the other local attractions for the day. Be sure to borrow some pool towels from reception for when you go here! Find out more here.