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Wallaroo All day Litchfield Park and Crocodile Cruise

Wallaroo All day Litchfield National Park and Crocodile Cruise. From the time we were picked up the tour guide was welcoming and gave so much information about Darwin’s unique history. On the way to the Crocodile Jumping Cruise we were given information about the changing environment, the changing seasons and the variety of wild life we might see along the way to Litchfield National Park. When we arrived at the site for the Crocodile Jumping Cruise we were greeted by a truly unique character with a knife and a gun on his belt which made us feel a little anxious. The tour guide assured us it was only a precaution and would give us all the information and instructions to ensure our safety. We were given a brief run down of the life and behaviors of crocodiles their nesting habits and their diet. Our walk to the boat was through the mangroves and we were told to walk across the boardwalk to the boat in pairs for our safety. Once on the water it didn’t take long for the crocodiles to realise it was time for small snack of chicken. I had to have my camera ready and took so many photos as the crocodiles were very fast at snapping that snack off the pole, while all the time the guide was giving us some amazing information. We even were lucky enough to see a female crocodile with one of her babies. Back on the Bus Back on the bus we were given many comfort stops, one being the Humpty Doo Hotel. A very iconic hotel with character and a souvenir shop and of course time for a cold beer. On the road to Litchfield National Park our driver was giving us history on the township of Batchelor and the …Read More

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