Local Attractions
 

Katherine Tourist Attractions

The biggest attraction to Katherine is the Gorge. It offers 3 different boat cruises, canoeing, and lots of walking trails. Helicopter flights over the Gorge are great.


Katherine Hot Springs
Located at the back of our park on the banks of the Katherine River. This shady, spring fed, thermal pool is an ideal and
safe swimming area, great for soaking
your tired muscles. The hot springs are well grassed with shady spots and sunbathing areas. Just right for a picnic.


Katherine Low Level Nature Reserve
It features open shady parkland and easy access to the river. Ideal for swimming and fishing, is accessible via our back gate and
a 3 minute stroll on a bitumen walkway.


Katherine Museum
The museum houses interesting displays on the pastoral, World War II, communications and early history of the town and the region.
The most notable exhibit is the original Gypsy Moth that was flown by Dr Clyde Fenton, the first flying doctor.



Cutta Cutta Caves
Located 30 kilometres from Riverview, Cutta Cutta Caves formed 500 million years ago and is still growing today. The limestone cave formations are about 15 metres below the earth’s surface and are home to the rare Orange Horseshoe and Ghost Bats.



Edith Falls
A nice days’ outing, 63 km's from Riverview. Edith Falls consist of a series of falls on the edged of the Arnhem Land escarpment that run all year round. The main fall runs into the Sweetwater Pool, fringed by pandanus trees. A loop walk takes visitors to the top of the falls.



Bronze Stockman Statue
Visit the newly crafted bronze statue. It is
a sight to behold.

Dining Out
Katherine has a good range of eating out venues. Meals are served in or outdoors; the RSL Club and the Country Club both offer a courtesy bus service. There is also the Barra Cafe at Riverview serving a wide variety of meals for
all budgets.


Other Places

Other places of interest include: NT Rare Rocks, Knott’s Crossing, The Overland Telegraph Pylons, The Railway Museum, and School of the Air. Katherine has 3 cinemas, Lawn Bowls, Golf Course, Art and Craft Galleries and the Town swimming pool.