See the beautiful Corroboree Billabong and Mary River Wetlands in comfort and luxury on a Champagne Safari Cruise.
Departing from the Corroboree Billabong boat ramp, the Wildlands Wetlands Champagne Safari cruise will exhibit the best the Top End has to offer. Upon arrival at Corroboree Billabong, you will embark on a 1.5 hour Corroboree Billabong safari cruise, through the internationally significant Mary River Wetlands System. Home to the world’s highest natural crocodile population, 280 species of birds as well as various land mammals, these expansive floodplains are teeming with wildlife. Our highly experienced guides know exactly where to look for the biggest crocs and can point out the nesting places of various significant bird species in the area, including jabirus, jacanas, sea eagles and kites. The winding waterways teeming with colourful flora, make the perfect location for a secluded afternoon tea of complementary fresh fruit and sparkling wine.
Departs: Daily 3:00pm from Corroboree Billabong.
Duration: 1.5 hours
You will see
- Corroboree Billabong
- The Mary River Wetlands
- The world’s highest natural population of Saltwater Crocodiles
- 280 bird species – including jabiru, brolgas, kingfishers, magpie geese, jacanas, sea eagles and kites
- Vast stands of lotus flowers
- 1.5 hour Corroboree Billabong safari crocodile tour
- Experienced guides
- Complementary fresh fruit platter and sparkling wine
- Expert commentary on your surroundings
Book a Wildlands Wetlands Safari Champagne Cruise online today!
Or call us on +61 448 967 734 and quote the tour code S03.
What to bring:
- Comfortable shoes for walking in
- Hat, sunscreen, sunglasses
- Water bottle that holds at least 1L of water
- Light jacket in the cooler months (June-August)
Wildlands Wetlands Safari Champagne Safari Cruise itinerary
14:45 – Arrive at Corroboree Billabong. We suggest you allow some time to stretch your legs and visit the bathroom before boarding the safari boat as there are no toilet facilities on board.
15:00 – Safari cruise departs the Wildlands Wetlands Safari pontoon for a 1.5 hour cruise on the majestic Corroboree Billabong which makes up part of the internationally significant Mary River Wetlands system. While on the Champagne Safari Cruise, your guide will try and get you up close and personal with some of the biggest crocs in the area so you can get some great snaps to take home. They will also point out various bird species in the area, as well as the nesting places of species such as the jabiru, jacana, sea eagle and kites. During the cruise, your guide will find a secluded, picturesque location to park the boat so you can enjoy the complementary fresh fruit platter and sparkling wine.
16:30 – Champagne Safari Cruise will return to the Wildlands Wetlands Safari pontoon at Corroboree Billabong boat ramp where you can return to Darwin or continue on your way to Kakadu National Park. On your drive back to Darwin, you will get to watch the magnificent NT sunset over the Adelaide River floodplains which becomes even more intense during the dry season.