Things to do

  • There are excellent fishing spots.  The Daly River is famous for its large barramundi, and is one of the more popular waterways for recreational fishing in the Northern Territory.
  • Two annual fishing competitions “Barra Classic” and the “Barra Nationals”.
  • The arts and cultural centre
  • Annual Merrepen arts and Sports festival, share Bush knowledge with Aboriginal People.
  • Meal/drink/game of pool at the Daly River Inn Hotel, Dry Season Caravan Parks.
  • Litchfield National Park may be accessed (Southern) on the Daly River Road during the Dry Season with a 4WD.
  • A few hours drive to neighbouring Kakadu National Park, Katherine Gorge, and Mataranka hot springs, Robin Falls.
  • Camping - Bushwalking - Cycling
  • Adelaide River Township/ Batchelor/ Darwin City is 3 hrs Drive
  • Participation in the wonderful events of the Church's Liturgical Year.