Yellow Waters, Kakadu National Park, NT, wildlife cruise at sunset

Dawn and sunset are the times of the day when wildlife come alive. They are searching for food and drink and come out of their hiding habitat before the sun rises and bakes the land and again when the air starts to cool on sunset.

The award winning Kakadu Tourism Yellow Water cruises are run up to six times a day, from sunrise to sunset.

We saw numerous salt water crocodiles, some extremely close to our cruise runabout. The bird life was prolific with ducks, egrets, eagles, hawks and the most exciting for me was being up close to the jabiru. The birds and the reptiles seemed to be able to live in harmony, or maybe the large “salties” were not hungry

Published by woolliestravels

Travelling Photographers, over twenty countries experienced and checking off our bucket list. Camping and caravaning in Australia, exploring this big beautiful country.

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