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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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Wants a safe place to swim and have a picnic, then this is the place. Only 40 minutes from Darwin... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2011
Darwin, Australia
Relaxing Day Out

Not far from Darwin good easy drive. Worth having a picnic nice clean area swimming was closed at... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2011
Airlie Beach, Australia
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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 11 December 2011

Wants a safe place to swim and have a picnic, then this is the place. Only 40 minutes from Darwin by car. The springs is a lovely little oasis.

Date of experience: August 2011
1  Thank Outaroundtheworld
Reviewed 23 November 2011

Goods walks and nice to see several bird species.Some of the pools were closed off due to the start of the Wet but it didn't stop us enjoying the time there. We didn't see any wardens whilst there but the lady taking away the rubbish...More

Date of experience: October 2011
1  Thank Lizzie0909
Reviewed 21 November 2011

Not far from Darwin good easy drive. Worth having a picnic nice clean area swimming was closed at the time we visited however we will be back next dry season as the water looked very inviting.

Date of experience: October 2011
1  Thank OutthereWollongong
Reviewed 3 November 2011

great place nice surrounds 30 mins drive from city close to territory wildlife park

Date of experience: October 2011
1  Thank statewide57
Reviewed 10 September 2011

Berry Springs is a favourite, we go there every time we visit Darwin. We spent hours there, on a couple of different days, & really enjoyed it. The water is crystal clear, & so warm & soothing. The water fall at the top end is...More

Date of experience: August 2011
4  Thank Chris L
Reviewed 7 September 2011

pretty little spot to relax with a picnic & take a dip in their springs. shoes for walking on rocks in water would be advisable.

Date of experience: August 2011
2  Thank traveller13Melbourne
Reviewed 3 September 2011

We had a great hour swimming here, splashing under the falls and swimming with the fish. When we arrived about 11am there were only a few other people so we had the main pool to ourselves. There is a small kiosk where you can get...More

Date of experience: August 2011
3  Thank Unclefey
Reviewed 28 August 2011

Travelling the NT in August we thought the heat would be still at bay. But the temps were in the mid 30's so we set off to the Berry Springs, and what a relief. The waters were clear and pure, there were a few people...More

Date of experience: August 2011
2  Thank RobTCradleMt
Reviewed 21 August 2011

During a week in the Top End we found a few great spots for a swim and this is one of them. We had read that Berry Springs can get quite crowded but we arrived about 3.30pm on a Monday afternoon after spending the day...More

Date of experience: August 2011
1  Thank DanMish
Reviewed 14 August 2011

WOW! Berry Springs is simply BEAUTIFUL. If you are visiting the Darwin area, Berry Springs is a must see to add to the list. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Berry Springs. Might pay to pack a picnic lunch though because you wont want to...More

Date of experience: July 2011
1  Thank Robyn D
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lyndall h
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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
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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