Kakadu National Park
Kakadu National Park is a timeless place. It is recognised as a global treasure, World Heritage listed for both its environment and our living Aboriginal culture. We are the largest national park in Australia, covering almost 20,000 square kilometres. That’s nearly half the size of Switzerland! - See more at: http://www.parksaustralia.gov.au/kakadu/people/about-kakadu.html#sthash.4GmXo81S.dpuf
Kakadu National Park
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This small native tree has the most beautiful yellow flowers which appear in the dry season as the plant loses its leaves. The flowers develop into green capsules then harden and turn brown. The capsules split open to release a cotton wool-like material called kapok. #kapokbush #Kakadu #nationalparks #nature #wild #Australia
Parks Australia on Instagram: “This small native tree has the most beautiful yellow flowers which appear in the dry season as the plant loses its leaves. The flowers…”
One of Kakadu’s iconic species – the brightly-coloured Leichhardts grasshopper is showing healthy populations across a number of survey sites.
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Kakadu’s grasshopper population healthy
Kakadu, Northern Territory. | 23 Reasons Why You Must Visit Australia Before You Die
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Australia Trips- Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory
23 Reasons Why You Must Visit Australia Before You Die
Every year Kakadu staff, traditional owners and volunteers camp on Gardangarl (Field Island) and study flatback turtles as they come ashore to nest. blog.parksaustral...
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A female flatback turtle lays her eggs on Gardangarl (Field Island) a critical nesting habitat for the turtles. blog.parksaustral...
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Last August we fitted satellite tags to two nesting females, Manbiri and Yurrwa, before they returned to the water, and we’ve been following them ever since. blog.parksaustral...
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Park ranger Jenny Hunter and traditional owners Stephan Anderson and Jake Baird collecting Hibiscus brennanii | blog.parksaustral...
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Threatened Species Commissioner Gregory Andrews with Manbiyarra Nayinggul in Kakadu National Park.
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Compliments fly after first Kakadu Bird Week
The award winning rangers with NT Administrator Sally Thomas and NT Minister Bess Price (fourth and fifth from left). Bill is pictured beside Minister Price.
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Bill Fordham is awarded Ranger of the Year - Arnhem region. (From left) Kakadu park manager Sarah Kerin, Ranger of the Year Bill Fordham, NT Minister Bess Price and Director of National Parks Sally Barnes