Kuluyampi Explorer (Full Day Canoe) - Double Canoe

Nitmiluk Tours - Katherine

Gorge Explorer Canoe Experience


A$238 (2 Passengers)


9.5 hours.

Departure Days:

APR-MAY: Not operating

JUN-OCT: Daily (subject to Parks and Wildlife openings and closures)

NOV-MAR: Not operating.

Departure Time:

08.00am (sign in 30 mins prior).

Departure Point:

Nitmiluk Boat Jetty.


Not included.


Not included.

Not Included:

- Meals.

- Hotel pick up and drop off.


On Request


A$238 (2 Passengers)


- Canoe hire.

- Life Jacket.

What to Bring:

- Hat.

- Sunscreen.

- Walking shoes.

- Water.

- Own lunch.

- Swimming costume and towel.

- Camera.


Valid for 01APR23-31MAR25:

Self-drive to Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge, 30 mins from the Katherine Township (30km drive). Meet at the Nitmiluk Boat Jetty (400m walk from the Nitmiluk Visitors Centre), 30 mins prior to your tour departure.

The Kuluyampi Explorer is about freedom to create your own adventure, at your own pace. A boat transfer will take you to the top of the first gorge, allowing you to take to the waters from the second gorge.

From here, you create your experience. You may choose the venture upstream and explore the subsequent gorges, or simply paddle at a more leisurely pace, taking advantage of the swimming spots along the way to cool off. We recommend taking plenty of food and water with you! Return paddling distances:

Second Gorge: 12.2km Third Gorge:14.6km Fourth Gorge:16.6km. Manual portage between the gorges is required, high fitness level needed.

Child Policy:

Valid for 01APR23-31MAR25:

Infant: 0-5 years inclusive - free of charge.

Child: 6-15 years inclusive - child rates apply.

Canoeing tours:

Infant: 0-5 years inclusive - not permitted.

Child: 6-15 years inclusive - adult rates apply - must be accompanied by an adult in a double canoe.

Nabilil Sunset Cruise:

Infant: 0-5 years inclusive - not permitted.

Child: 6-15 years inclusive - child rates apply.

Scenic Flight:

Infant: 0-2 years inclusive - free of charge.

Child: 3-13 years inclusive - adult rates apply.

Important Information:

Valid for 01APR23-31MAR25:

Age Restrictions:

- Children 0-5 years inclusive are not permitted. Children 6-15 years inclusive must be accompanied by an adult.

Important Information:

- Boat departure is from the Nitmiluk Boat Ramp (400m walk from the Nitmiluk Visitor Centre).

- Sign in opens 30 minutes prior and closes 15mins prior to departure.
- Canoe hire commences from the start of the second gorge.

- There is only 1 ferry departure per session hire, and 1 return ferry.

- Return ferry times (from the second gorge) is 05:00pm.

- Porterage is required between the gorges. For more information on porterages, pelase e-mail: parks.desk@nitmiluktours.com.au


On Request