"Katherine and the Gorge" Top 5 Page for this destination Katherine by iandsmith
Katherine Travel Guide: 72 reviews and 324 photos
By the time I reached Katherine on my way around Australia it is fair to suggest that I wasn't in the best of moods to judge the town. This was further exacerbated by the fact that some low life stole my generator while I was parked beside one of the main sports grounds.
Frankly, I was fairly jittery by the time I headed out of town but I hope I can still give a fair assessment of what is available in the town.
For me the highlight was Edith Falls, part of the Katherine Gorge complex but a long way from where the main tourist area is.
If you want information on the multi-day Jatbula Trail, then may I kindly suggest fellow VTer 1+1's excellent travelogue on that expedition.
- Pros:Some good scenery outside of town, some attractions in the town
- Cons:Seasonal town, can get very hot in summer
- In a nutshell:Worth putting into your itinerary
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