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Cahills Crossing

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Was great to see the famous crossing and the crocs chilling in there natural habitat, also saw some... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Anthony A
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So good to see crocodiles in their natural habitat eating barra as they came over the crossing. I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Katherine, Australia
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Arnhem Highway/ Oenpelli Road | East Alligator River, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was great to see the famous crossing and the crocs chilling in there natural habitat, also saw some locals fishing in knee deep water! CrAZy!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anthony A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At the information centre it was suggested to us to go to this water crossing at flood time since than the crocodiles gather in order to cach some barracuda. We saw several from the platform, but they were not overly exiting to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So good to see crocodiles in their natural habitat eating barra as they came over the crossing. I did throw the line in but it is a little unearthing having a dozen crocs watch your every move! Good spot to sit and watch the vehicles...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank colint275
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Visitors Centre in Katherine told us about Cahill's Crosssing and she was 100% right. Lots of Crocodiles waiting and watching for a feed , we went twice to try and catch the tides but had no joy. There is a viewing platform above the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Fabulous chance to view crocodiles in their natural habitat. Allow plenty of time and ensure you are there at high tide.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank r_rex
Reviewed 27 October 2018

I'd seen so many pictures and youtube vids of Cahills Crossing, it was fantastic to see it in real-life. It's definitely worth a visit if you're travelling through Kakadu. When we were there, there was at least 2 cars in the water that had been...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jamesmaddy
Reviewed 12 October 2018

I read somewhere that this is Australia's most dangerous crossing... if you wish to drive from Kakadu National Park to Arnham Land, you drive this crossing through water... and hope you don't get washed away and drown in your car... unless you get out of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank michelleRZ2018
Reviewed 3 October 2018

if there would be a category for the wonders of nature, this would be definitely in it. It is fantastic to watch the crocodiles lurking in the water, as they are waiting for the incoming tide that brings the barramundi.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marshase
Reviewed 29 September 2018

We spent a couple of hours there just watching the water flow over the crossing & the two vehicles that didn't make it. Go to the viewing platform & have a look.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank paulg19688
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

If you get there about half an hour before high tide then there is a good chance you will see some crocs at the crossing, jaws open, hoping for an unlucky fish to jump in. A couple of brave (stupid) photographers will no doubt get...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Damon B
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