Gagudju Lodge Cooinda in Northern Territory, Australia
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Situated 3 hours from Darwin, Gagudju Lodge Cooinda
offers convenient access to Kakadu National Park attractions.
Take the Stuart Highway south from Darwin, then transfer
to the Arnhem Highway towards Jabiru. Travel approximately
225 kilometres then turnoff to the Pine Creek Highway
and travel 54 kilometres to the Cooinda turnoff.
Location: Gagudju Lodge Cooinda, Kakadu National
Park Kakadu Highway, Jim Jim NT 0886, Australia
Phone: + 61 (0) 8 89 79 0145
Gagudju Lodge Cooinda
Located in the heart of the Kakadu National Park,
Gagudju Lodge Cooinda offers 48 spacious air-conditioned
lodge rooms with convenient access to all amenities
and park attractions. Each room features: •
Private outdoor sitting
Non smoking rooms only
• Tea and coffee making
Ensuite bathroom facilities
with shower recess •
Television - Four free
to air and four pay TV channels offered without charge
• Iron and ironing board
Hair dryers (available
at reception) •
Telephone Wake up call
Disabled access rooms
The photo on the left shows the 48-room lodge - Gagudju
The 48-room lodge consists of:
4 family rooms (1 queen
bed, 2 single beds)
6 Triple rooms (3 single
38 Queen Single rooms
(1 queen bed, 1 single bed)
All rooms can accomodate, with cot and rollaway options,
a maximum of 4 people.
The photo on the left shows the Gagudju Lodge Cooinda
Gagudju Lodge Cooinda also offers 24 backpacker-style
4 double rooms (one double
bed) 4 triple rooms (bunks and single)
16 twin rooms (bunk beds)
These rooms feature light bedding (sheets and pillows,
no towels or blankets), air conditioning, coin-operated
barbecue and eating area (enclosed with shared refrigerator),
shared bathroom and toilet facilities.
The swimming pools are available to all Lodge,
Caravan and Campground guests.
Kakadu National Park - Seasons
But Australia's Kakadu sees seasons of varied extremes --
so varied, in fact, that the park's longtime aboriginal inhabitants
have divided the year into six distinct seasons.
Seasons - Gunumeleng Pre-Monsoon Storm Season - Gunumeleng,
from mid-October to late December, may in fact last from a
few weeks to several months.
Seasons - Gudjewg - Monsoon Season - Gudjewg, from January
to March, can be described as the 'true' wet season.
Seasons - Banggereng - Knock 'em down storm Season - Banggerreng,
in April, is the season when the rain clouds have dispersed
and clear skies prevail.
Seasons - Yegge - Cooler but still humid Season - Yegge,
from May to mid-June, is relatively cool with low humidity.
Seasons - Wurrgeng - Cold Weather Season - Wurrgeng, from
mid-June to mid-August, is the 'cold weather' time; humidity
is low, daytime temperatures are around 30°C and night-time
temperatures are around 17°C.
Seasons - Gurrung - Hot Dry Weather - Gurrung, from mid-August
to mid-October, is hot and dry.
Opening hours of Kakadu National
Kakadu National Park is open
365 days per year. Given the large size of Kakadu there are
a number of key attractions that have different operating
hours these are:
Bowali Visitor Centre - is open
from 8am to 5pm.
* Warradjan Aboriginal Cultural
Centre - is open from 9am to 5pm.
* Ubirr Rock - is open from 8:30am
until sunset from 1 April until 30 November
* Ubirr Rock - is also open
from 2pm until sunset from 1 December until 31 March.
* Nourlangie Rock - is open from
dawn until dusk.
All of the attractions are
open every day of the year and all times are Central Standard
Time. These are based on last information recieved.
Goholi Pty Ltd
Postal: GPO Box 380, Darwin, NT 0801
has affliation with the following links
is part of the specialist for selfdrive leisure vehicle rentals
and tour specialist including camping and accommodated one day
or extended tours and safaris from the group of Goholi groop
being an experienced respected licensed Travel Agent in Darwin,
Northern Terriotry Australia (Tel +61 (0) 8 7999 7511). Why
come to us - Let us try to get you a discount off the recommended
rates with professional and experienced service. www.kakadunationalparkaustralia.com
is an 'Affiliate'
of the Australia 4 Wheel Drive Rentals group of sites. A licensed
Australian Travel Agent based in Northern Territory Australia.
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