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Berry Springs Nature Park

Cox Peninsula Road, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 8 8988 6310
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Great Spot

This is one of the highlights in and around Darwin especially on a hot day. The springs are inside... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Richard M
swimming delight

The pools here are cool and inviting - bring a noodle and float your cares away in the 3 areas of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Berry Springs Nature Park, is a great location close to Darwin where you can enjoy a refreshing swim and a BBQ. A great place to unwind after spending a day at the Territory Wildlife Park. Please check our website for access to swimming. During the wet season, October-April, the pools may be closed when swimming is considered to be unsafe.
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“noodles” (77 reviews)
“small kiosk” (31 reviews)
“small waterfall” (27 reviews)
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Cox Peninsula Road, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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+61 8 8988 6310
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"noodles"
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"small kiosk"
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"lower pool"
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"beautiful spot"
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"great place to swim"
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"swimming hole"
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"fish"
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"bbq facilities"
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"clear water"
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"refreshing dip"
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"picnic lunch"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of the highlights in and around Darwin especially on a hot day. The springs are inside a very large area that includes lots of shade and grass to sit back and relax on . The springs are full of fish and there...More

Thank Richard M
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The pools here are cool and inviting - bring a noodle and float your cares away in the 3 areas of swimming.

Thank debinskino5
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very clear water that was pleasant temperature. Free picnic tables, BBQ, bins, kiosk, toilets. Bring or buy a noodle $6 Easy access for people with disabilities,but maybe,not wheelchair Car park to pool party 2 min walk. Popular local spot but large enough for many people...More

Thank Sunny J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of shade, bbq and some tables. Beautiful patrolled springs in which to snorkel and swim. Last weekend had a lovely friendly waigait beach resident share his bbq plate with us. Kids love it here, have space, shade, pools, and mango treats ! My favourite...More

Thank kelly e
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a hidden gem this place is. It is so beautiful. You can have a free shoulder massage under the waterfall or float for hours on a pool noodle in either of the other two pools. Heaps of shade too. The water is warm but...More

Thank Ladidi2013
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent hours at this beautiful place! The water is clear and a beautiful turquoise colour. They are warms springs so wonderful to get in and stay in! Great place for families and perfect place to pack some lunch and spend the afternoon. Will definitely...More

Thank mwhitepottery
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice spot to visit and so close to darwin. Quick drive from the city and you can be relaxing in this park, beautiful water and surroundings. Good to visit mid week when there’s not as many people.

Thank Granules2013
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw this on the map and just went to see what was there. Was very pleasantly surprised. There are three ponds you can float down all very accessible. Beautiful on a hot NT day. Wasn’t too crowded, but expect it could be

Thank Dawn B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on the way to the Territory Wildlife park. There is ample parking and the springs look fabulously inviting and cool - although when we visited there was a warning of higher than normal bacteria in the water (so we decided not to swim)....More

Thank SWGH123
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shady, grassy with a crystal clear tepid pool and small waterfall - heaven after a dusty day on the road.

Thank jackaroo54
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Emma D
6 June 2018|
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Response from Waynedvh | Reviewed this property |
Didn’t have any fish problems while swimming in the springs, you can see a few but the left us alone hope this helps enjoy the springs and take a picnic lunch, Wayne
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City2desert
23 August 2017|
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Response from hubbard2015 | Reviewed this property |
We swam at Berry Springs in July and it was on a Monday we saw a notice on the Friday when we got home saying they had caught a 1.6 meter crocodile at the very spot we had been swimming in. They closed Berry Springs whilst... More
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Sarah B
22 July 2017|
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Response from Kim L | Reviewed this property |
Not at all, there is quite a nice car park and a short walk down the path to the water's edge too.
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