Best Walks in Katherine & the Surrounding Region

Journey to the point where the vast Australian outback converges with the lush tropics and uncover a land characterised by dramatic gorges, ethereal waterfalls and the rich heritage of ancient cultures. In Nitmiluk National Park, there is a network of Katherine Gorge walks with options to climb and explore the surrounding escarpment. For a heartier adventure, the Jatbula Trail offers a one-way 62-kilometre expedition through rich Indigenous history, plentiful wildlife and prime swimming spots. Whether it’s a Katherine River walk, a day trek through monsoon forest or something greater, Katherine brims with options for all.

Acknowledgement of Country

Wherever and whenever we walk, we acknowledge and pay our respects to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians and Owners of the land.