OUTBACK WORKSHOP 2

NITMILUK – KATHERINE GORGE

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Nitmiluk National Park features a massive gorge carved through layers of sandstone by the Katherine River

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You can hire a canoe or take a boat cruise up the gorge. We had a guide with a good knowledge of the local geology, vegetation and cultural history, which gave us a better appreciation of the gorge.

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Ancient rock art is scattered throughout the gorge

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Dry season exposes sandy beaches and great swimming holes, once the saltwater crocs have been removed

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This little guy watched on, amused, as we painted on the banks of the river.

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Nitmiluk demonstration watercolor