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Berry Springs Nature Park

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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An amazing place! Don't miss it.

The waters although sometimes inhabited by crocodiles, are a great place to swim. Warm and clear... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ballarat, Australia
Lovely spot and not too far to walk from car park.

We travelled here when it was extremely hot so it was ideal as not too far to walk from the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gwen J
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Berry Springs Nature Park, is a great location close to Darwin where you can enjoy a refreshing swim and a BBQ. A great place to unwind after spending a day at the Territory Wildlife Park. Please check our website for access to swimming. During the...more
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Cox Peninsula Road, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 8 8988 6310
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The waters although sometimes inhabited by crocodiles, are a great place to swim. Warm and clear water with excellent facilities, this is a favourite of the locals and should not be missed.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travelled here when it was extremely hot so it was ideal as not too far to walk from the carpark. Some lovely shaded areas and picnic spots so nice to get some places to cool down and the lovely pools and waterfall make it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gwen J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What is a top spot and very enjoyable pales slightly when just an hour or two after you have braved the pools the radio announces a Croc has been sighted, later captured & removed. Puts a bit of a shadow on the day ! It's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 11 November 2018

It was a great way to spend the day. There were a lot of other people there though. If you are not a confident swimmer it is best to take some sort of flotation device as it is deep.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Navigator12194560528
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

A real gem. A great place to have a swim and unwind, easy parking and access and amenities. A must see

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PhtevenChinoLover
Reviewed 9 November 2018

with 3 large swimming holes ( all connected ) , plenty of shade , great picnic areas , steps in & out of the swim holes , & FREE entry - Berry Springs is one of the most enjoyable & the most affordable places to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Glenn C
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This is a beautiful spot.The water was crystal clear with plenty of room for everyone. We were there fairly early so the crowds hadn't built up. The pathways down to the several entances to the water were well kept and clean as were the toilets....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kerry C
Reviewed 7 November 2018

A beautiful spot so close top Darwin, Would recommend this as a beautiful place to spend the day relaxing. Wide open areas to rest and a couple of pleasant swim holes.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gregelliott
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

It’s so nice here just to have a dip in the water or just a walk around and have a look. Maybe you will be able to spot a crocodile!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sophielaurenbutler
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Great venue and easy to get around. We easily spent a whole day here and learnt new things as well. Can get busy though so we avoided school holidays.

Date of experience: September 2018
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lyndall h
1 August 2018|
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Response from Pierre664 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are not allowed.
7 June 2018|
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Response from Waynedvh | Reviewed this property |
Didn’t have any fish problems while swimming in the springs, you can see a few but the left us alone hope this helps enjoy the springs and take a picnic lunch, Wayne
23 August 2017|
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Response from hubbard2015 | Reviewed this property |
We swam at Berry Springs in July and it was on a Monday we saw a notice on the Friday when we got home saying they had caught a 1.6 meter crocodile at the very spot we had been swimming in. They closed Berry Springs whilst... More