Australian Geographic Editor-in-Chief travels to the Northern Territory to experience the very best of the Top End.
Home to more than one-third of Australia’s avian species, Kakadu National Park is a bird-lover’s paradise, and Kakadu Bird Week is now attracting an annual migration of twitchers to this Top End treasure.
Dawn breaks on Yellow Water Billabong in Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory.
Sunrise bird-watching cruise on Yellow Water Billabong during Kakadu Bird Week 2016.
In October 2016, Australian Geographic travelled to the Top End for Kakadu Bird Week, when twitchers from around Australia flock to this bird-watching paradise – home to a third of the country’s bird species – for a specialised program of bird-watching tours and activities.
Read more about Kakadu Bird Week 2016 in AG#136, out now.
Sandstone pandanus (Pandanus basedowii), Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory.
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